Fleetwood clinched a place in the FA Cup third round thanks to substitute Paddy Madden’s second-half winner in a 2-1 win at Crawley.
Crawley have Dannie Bulman and Reece Grego-Cox back in contention for Sunday’s FA Cup visit of Fleetwood.
Fleetwood manager Joey Barton was delighted to get one over his old friend Micky Mellon after Tranmere were beaten 2-1 at the Highbury Stadium.
A goal in each half proved enough for Fleetwood as they eased to a 2-1 victory against Tranmere.
Fleetwood are set to have Harry Souttar, Dan Mooney and Billy Crellin available again after international duty for Saturday’s visit of Tranmere.
Goalscorer Ched Evans hailed his Fleetwood team-mates for executing a perfect game plan after they comfortably overcame National League side Barnet 2-0 to reach the FA Cup second round.
Fleetwood eased into the FA Cup second round with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Barnet thanks to goals from Ched Evans and Ash Hunter at The Hive.
Barnet boss Darren Currie is hoping for another fine FA Cup run as his National League side prepare to face Fleetwood in the first round on Sunday.
Fleetwood manager Joey Barton will go on trial next year accused of assaulting former Barnsley boss Daniel Stendel during an incident following a League One match.
Keith Hill issued a warning to Bolton’s Sky Bet League One rivals after his side’s 2-1 win over high-flying Fleetwood at the University of Bolton Stadium.