Darrell Clarke makes just four changes to the side that hosted Accrington Stanley in the league on Saturday and there is also a spot on the bench for loan signing Alex Jakubiak.
Adam Smith makes his first appearance of the season, whilst Daniel Leadbitter and Chris Lines return to the starting line up in place of Tom Broadbent and Liam Sercombe.
Sam Matthews also makes his first Rovers start, swapping his spot on the bench with Ed Upson.
Rovers XI: Adam Smith (GK), Daniel Leadbitter, Tom Lockyer (c), Tony Craig, James Clarke, Chris Lines, Ollie Clarke, Sam Matthews, Kyle Bennett, Alex Rodman, Stefan Payne.
Subs: Sam Slocombe (GK), Ed Upson, Liam Sercombe, Tom Nichols, Tom Broadbent, Alex Jakubiak, Gavin Reilly.
Crawley Town XI: Yusuf Mersin (GK), Lewis Young, Romain Vincelot, Reece-Gregor Cox, Mark Connolly, Mark Randall, Tarryn Aharakha, Panutche Camara, George Francomb, Josh Doherty, Rob Milsom.
Subs: Glenn Morris, Ashley Nathaniel, Joe McNerney, Dominic Poleon, David Sesay, Dannie Bulman.