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PL2 latest: Rovers v Brighton

30 January 2017

Live updates from the County Ground, Leyland as Rovers Under-23s take on Brighton and Hove Albion...

Damien Johnson has named a young side for this evening's Premier League 2 clash with Brighton and Hove Albion.

The Under-23 boss has handed 17-year-old striker Daniel Butterworth a first start for the development squad. The young forward has 10 goals for the Academy this season.

Lewis Travis and Willem Tomlinson, who were both unused substitutes in the first team's FA Cup win over Blackpool on Saturday, start the match.

ROVERS: Fisher, Travis, Doyle, Tomlinson, Magloire, Platt (c), Thomson, Hardcastle, Mansell, Butterworth, Rankin-Costello.

Subs: C. Doyle, Powell (GK), Mols, Grayson, Hendry.

BRIGHTON: Collings, Collar, Cox, Barclay, Dallison, White, Bjordal, Hutchinson (c), Cardwell, Tilley, Starkey.

Subs: Forbes, Vose (GK), Barnett, Davies, Hall.

Keep up-to-date with events from the game via our twitter feed below. 


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