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Team News: Five changes for Blues

13 April 2013

Bentley, Straker, Lund, Leonard and Eastwood all come in for visit of Bristol Rovers

Blues boss Phil Brown made five changes to his side for the visit of Bristol Rovers.

Daniel Bentley was given his first chance to impress Brown in goal as he replaced Paul Smith while Anthony Straker came in for Chris Barker at left back.

Tamika Mkandawire dropped into the centre of defence alongside Ryan Cresswell to allow Matthew Lund and Ryan Leonard to come into the midfield; Mark Phillips and Ben Reeves were the two to make way.

The final change saw Kevan Hurst dropped to the bench and Freddy Eastwood come in to the side for his second consecutive start at home.

Youngsters Mitch Pinnock and Seedy Njie were named among the substitutes.

Blues: Bentley; Clohessy, Cresswell, Mkandawire, Straker; Leonard, Lund, Laird; Eastwood, Corr, Assombalonga.

Subs: Smith; Njie, Pinnock, Phillips, Hurst, Barker, Tomlin

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