Morecambe defender Edwards set to miss Wycombe clash

Ryan Edwards.
Ryan Edwards.

Morecambe defender Ryan Edwards is set to miss out again at Wycombe on Saturday.

The big centre half picked up a back injury in the game against York on April 14 and missed the 2-1 defeat against Burton last time out.

Shrimps boss Jim Bentley said: “It’s a swelling in one of his discs so we can’t take any chances with that.

“I don’t think he’s going to be fit.”

Barry Roche made a welcome return to the bench against Burton but the Shrimps’ number one could miss out against the Chairboys as his recovery from hip surgery is carefully managed.

Bentley said: “Baz has been training quite well and was on the bench in the last game but he’s just probably done a little bit too much too soon so we’ve had to ease him back.

“Whether he’ll be involved I don’t know.”

Ryan Williams will also be unavailable as he continues his recovery from a hernia operation.