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Team news: Rovers v Nottingham Forest

18 October 2016

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Team news from Ewood Park as Rovers take on Nottingham Forest...

Rovers have made two changes from the side that played out a goalless draw with Ipswich Town on Saturday.

Jason Lowe returns to the side after serving his one-match suspension, whilst Darragh Lenihan partners Tommie Hoban at the heart of the Rovers defence.

Gordon Greer misses out through injury whilst Martin Samuelsen drops to the bench. Corry Evans has passed a fitness tests and starts.

Tonight's opponents also make two changes with Apostolos Vllios and Hildeberto Pereira replacing Armand Traore and Nicklas Bendtner.

ROVERS: Steele, Lowe (c), Lenihan, Hoban, Williams, Marshall, Evans, Guthrie, Conway, Gallagher, Emnes.

Subs: Raya (GK), Feeney, Stokes, Samuelsen, Mulgrew, Akpan, Bennett.

FOREST: Stojkovic, Lichaj, Mills, Cohen (c), Lansbury, Osborn, Pereira, Carayol, Vaughan, Perquis, Vellios.

Subs: Henderson (GK), Traore, Assombalonga, Dumitru, Kasami, Lam, Grant.

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