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21 February 2015

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Live updates from Ewood Park as Rovers take on the Seasiders...

Gary Bowyer has chosen to freshen his squad following the midweek draw with Cardiff City.

The Rovers boss has made four changes including a first start of the season for defender Tommy Spurr. Alex Baptiste, Jordan Rhodes and Jay Spearing also return to the squad with Josh King, Markus Olsson and Chris Taylor dropping to the bench, whilst Adam Henley doesn't make the 18-man selection.

The visitors make five changes from their dramatic 4-4 draw with Nottingham Forest last Saturday. Niall Maher, Grant Hall, Peter Clarke, Charles Dunne and David Ferguson all coming into Lee Clark's starting XI.

ROVERS: Steele, Baptiste, Hanley (c), Kilgallon, Spurr, Cairney, Spearing, Evans, Conway, Rhodes, Gestede.

Subs: Eastwood (GK), King, Brown, Olsson, Williamson, Taylor, Duffy.

BLACKPOOL: Lewis, Maher, Hall, Clarke, Dunne, Ferguson, O'Hara, Perkins, Cameron, Telford, Madine.

Subs not used: Parish (GK), Cubero, Oliver, Rothwell, McMahon, Delfouneso, Osavi-Samuel.

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