Plymouth v Wimbledon preview

Date published: Monday 13th April 2015 5:48

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Plymouth will be boosted by the return of captain Curtis Nelson for the clash with AFC Wimbledon.

The Pilgrims skipper missed Saturday’s home victory over Mansfield as he served a one-match ban following a red card against Portsmouth and boss John Sheridan could bring him straight back into the starting line-up to face the Dons.

Anthony O’Connor came through 90 minutes, and scored the game’s opening goal, having spent two games on the sidelines with a groin problem and he should retain his place but may move into midfield.

Striker Reuben Reid will start once again despite a niggling foot injury.

Wimbledon are set to be without Deji Oshilaja, who suffered a nasty neck injury against Oxford on Saturday.

The on-loan Cardiff centre-back fell to the ground head first after an aerial challenge and was taken to hospital as a precaution.

Long-serving midfielder Sammy Moore missed the goalless draw at Kingsmeadow following the death of his mother last week.

Callum Kennedy is still struggling with a thigh injury but fellow defender Ryan Sweeney, 17, could keep his place following an impressive full debut against the U’s .

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