Following wholesale Checkatrade Trophy changes in midweek, Darrell Clarke makes four alterations to the side that earned an FA Cup replay last Sunday at Barnet, ahead of today's league clash against Scunthorpe.
Jack Bonham returns between the sticks, whilst Joe Martin also earns a start in Tom Lockyer's absence on international duty.
Stuart Sinclair remains suspended and Michael Kelly drops out of the line up which paves the way for Kyle Bennett and Chris Lines.
Rovers XI: Jack Bonham (GK), Daniel Leadbitter, James Clarke, Tony Craig, Joe Martin, Ollie Clarke (c), Chris Lines, Liam Sercombe, Kyle Bennett, Tom Nichols, Stefan Payne.
Subs: Adam Smith (GK), Rollin Menayese, Joe Partington, Ed Upson, Alex Rodman, Sam Matthews, Alex Jakubiak.
Scunthorpe XI: Jak Alnwick (GK), Cameron Borthwick-Jackson, Funso Ojo, Matthew Lund, Ike Ugbo, Andy Dales, James Perch, Lee Novak, Charlie Goode, Rory McArdle (c), Ryan Colclough.
Subs: Jonathan Flatt (GK), James Horsfield, Clayton Lewis, Yasin Ben El-Mhanni, Cameron Burgess, Kyle Wootton, Lewis Butroid.