Mansfield Town match with Darlington faces Saturday morning pitch inspection

THE Stags’ clash with darlington on Saturday in the BSBP faces an early morning pitch inspection on Saturday after a week of freezing temperatures.

The Field Mill pitch has been covered since Monday, but with overnight lows hitting -5 last night - and temperatures again forecast to plummet tonight - the Stags have called for an early inspection on Saturday.

Local referee Russell Booth will conduct the inspection at 9.30am.