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Latest: Rovers 0 Scunthorpe United 1

12 August 2014

Neal Bishop's 34th minute header gives the visitors the lead...

Live updates from Ewood Park as Rovers take on Scunthorpe United in the 1st round of the Capital One Cup.

Keep up-to-date with events via our twitter feed below or why not listen to full match commentary on Rovers Player.

Team news:

Gary Bowyer makes ten changes from the side that started against Cardiff City on the opening day of the season. The only playing keeping his place is Jason Lowe who will captain the side from right back.

There's a first team debut for central defender Jack O'Connell.

ROVERS: Kean, Lowe (c), Songo'o, O'Connell, Henley; Marshall, Williamson, Taylor, Varney; Dunn, King.

Subs: Eastwood (GK), Cairney, Rhodes, Baptiste, Evans, Conway, Gestede.

SCUNTHORPE: Slocombe (c), Nolan, Dawson, McAllister, Canavan, Madden, Myrie-Willilams, Bishop, Taylor, McSheffrey, Llera.

Subs: Severn (GK), Sparrow, Hawkridge, Adelakun, Bateson, Addison, Wootton.

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