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FA Youth Cup Latest: Rovers v Chelsea

18 March 2016

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Updates from Ewood Park as Rovers take on Chelsea in the FA Youth Cup semi-final 1st leg.

Billy Barr has made two changes from the side that knocked out Luton Town in the previous round.

Willem Tomlinson returns after injury to replace Stefan Mols who played for the Under-21s this afternoon, whilst Joe Grayson is preferred to Tre Pemberton who drops to the bench.

Tonight's visitors make two changes from their victory over Reading in the quarter-finals as Joshua Grant and Dujon Sterling come in for Charlie Wakefield and Jay Dasilva.

ROVERS: Fisher, Nyambe, Platt, Wharton (c), Askew, Hardcastle, Grayson, Tomlinson, Rankin-Costello, Mansell, Howarth.

Subs: Travis, Ascroft, Pemberton, Magloire, Steer.

CHELSEA: Baxter, Grant, Tomori, Clarke-Salter (c), Chalobah, Sammut, Sterling, Ali, Abraham, Scott, Christie-Davies.

Subs: Ugbo, Cumming (GK), Nartey, Mount, Maddox.

Keep up-to-date with events from the FA Youth Cup match via our twitter feed below.

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