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MATCH PREVIEW: STEVENAGE

19 April 2016

Bristol Rovers go into today's game looking to build on last weekend's three points against Yeovil Town.

Rovers: Darrell Clarke's men will be looking to secure a valuable three points against Stevenage

Team News: Stuart Sinclair looks likely to miss out with injury.  

Darrell's View:”We didn't put in a great performance on Saturday but we got the three points which is the most important thing at this time of the season.

"Stevenage won't roll over for us, we are going to have to go out there and get the job done."

Opposition: Today's opponents Stevenage currently sit in 21st position in the SkyBet League Two table with 42 points from their 42 games so far this season. Stevenage have been on poor run of form of late picking up eight points from their last 30 on offer however last time out they picked up all three points against fellow strugglers Newport County. 
                  
Dangerman - Chris Whelpdale: The Stevenage midfielder tops the clubs goal scoring charts with nine goals this season including a long range effort at the Mem back in November.   
 
Last Time Out: Chris Whelpdale's long range effort secured all three points for Terry Sheringham's side at the Mem back in November as Matty Taylor canceled out Steven Schumacher's early strike.         

Tickets: There is a limited number of tickets available on the day for tonight's game.       

Keeping Up With The Game: Full match commentary of Rovers game with Stevenage can be heard through Gas PlayerHD. Supporters can access our LIVE match coverage by clicking here.

Alternatively, stay tuned to the club’s social media outlets.

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Betting: The Football League’s primary sponsors have priced the game up with Rovers available at 17/20, Stevenage at 100/30 with the draw available at 5/2.

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