Jim Bentley has named his side to face Port Vale at Vale Park this afternoon.
Barry Roche returns in goal for the Shrimps behind an unchanged back four from Tuesday evening's Leasing.com Trophy group fixture versus Wolves U21s.
Alex Kenyon and Tom Brewitt start together in a central midfield partnership for the first time. John O'Sullivan and Jordan Cranston play right and left wing respectively.
Lewis Alessandra and A-Jay Leitch-Smith are the preferred forwards in today's 4-4-2 system.
Mark Halstead, Kevin Ellison, Cole Stockton, Joe Lynch, Mike Howard, Shaun Miller and Tyler Brownsword are on the substitutes' bench.