Darrell Clarke makes four changes to the side that played at the weekend, ahead of tonight's Carabao Cup second round clash with Queens Park Rangers.
Skipper Tom Lockyer returns after pulling out in the warm on Saturday, Sam Matthews returns from a brief spell out with injury, Alex Rodman earns his first start since the Portsmouth game and Michael Kelly comes in at left-back for his start for the club.
There's also spot on the bench for recent loan signing Jack Bonham.
Rovers XI: Adam Smith (GK), James Clarke, Tom Lockyer (c), Tony Craig, Michael Kelly, Ollie Clarke, Ed Upson, Alex Rodman, Kyle Bennett, Sam Matthews, Stefan Payne.
Subs: Jack Bonham (GK), Tom Broadbent, Luke Russe, Bernard Mensah, Gavin Reilly, Alex Jakubiak, Tom Nichols.
QPR XI: Matt Ingram (GK), Osman Kakay, Alex Baptiste, Grant Hall, Niko Hamalainen, Pawel Wszolek, Ilias Chair, Jordan Cousins, Bright Osayi-Samuel, Matt Smith, Conor Washington.
QPR Subs: Joe Lumley (GK), Aramide Oteh, Charlie Owens, Paul Smyth, Charlie Fox, Faisal Bettache.