Rovers make seven changes to take on Scunthorpe United in SkyBet League One.
Rollin Menayese comes into the starting eleven, as the defender is once again paired with Tom Broadbent at the heart of the Rovers defence.
Daniel Leadbitter and Lee Brown complete the four changes in the Rovers defence, as Stuart Sinclair, Rory Gaffney and Tom Nichols complete the changes.
With Tom Lockyer on international duty with Wales, the captain's armband is handed to Chris Lines for the fixture.
Rovers: Adam Smith, Lee Brown, Tom Broadbent, Rollin Menayese, Daniel Leadbitter, Chris Lines (C), Stuart Sinclair, Liam Sercombe, Rory Gaffney, Tom Nichols, Ellis Harrison
Substitutes: Sam Slocombe, Jonny Burn, Joe Partington, Marc Bola, Ryan Broom, Byron Moore, Dom Telford.