Simon Eastwood will get some minutes under his belt for the Under-21s in this evening in their league opener against Derby County.
The Rovers stopper adds some experience to a youthful squad for the match against the Rams.
ROVERS: Eastwood, Thomson, Doyle, Hardcastle, Lavelle (c), Wharton, Mansell, Tomlinson, Forrester, Carson, Mahoney.
Subs: Grayson, Crump (GK), Cham, Rittenberg, Wall.
DERBY: Mitchell, Santos, Lowe, Guy, Rawson, Koblenz, Vernam, Bunjaku, Zazala, Bennett, Calero.
Subs: Tuite, Barnes (GK), Wassall, Gordon, Bird.