Deadline day signing, Matty Longstaff makes his highly-anticipated Mansfield debut as manager Nigel Clough makes three changes to the side that beat Colchester in midweek.
Versatile performer Jordan Bowery and midfielder Ollie Clarke also come into the starting XI for this afternoon's match will Bristol Rovers.
Clarke will captain the Stags against his former side.
Full-back Stephen McLaughlin is not included in the matchday squad.
Midfielders Ryan Stirk and George Maris drop to the bench.
Starting XI: Bishop, Hewitt, Hawkins, O'Toole, Bowery, Longstaff, Clarke ©, Quinn, Murphy, Oates, Akins.
Subs: Stech, Rawson, Wallace, Law, Stirk, Maris, Johnson.