Bamber Bridge and Farsley Celtic have both had difficult starts to the season, with both sides still waiting for their first league win. Bamber Bridge have achieved three draws however and lie 16th in the league, and they did earn their first win in an FA Cup replay against Mossley. Bamber Bridge have no apparent injury concerns.

Meanwhile Farsley Celtic have earned just a solitary point in the league this season, however defeated Stocksbridge Park Steels 3-0 in an FA Cup replay. Farsley expect new signing Sam Robinson to make his debut, potentially partnering Aiden Savory in attack. Goalkeeper Jake Lofthouse didn’t train on Thursday through illness but is expected to take his regular place on the bench. Aaron Hardy, Ross Daly, Ryan Serrant, Leon Osborne and Kyle Harrison are all 50/50.