Rovers make three changes to the side that drew at Portsmouth in midweek, ahead of today's clash with Sunderland.
Ollie Clarke returns from suspension to replace Ed Upson in midfield, whilst Alex Rodman comes in for Joe Partington as Tareiq Holmes-Dennis slots back in at left-back.
Gavin Reilly also gets the nod, replacing Alex Jakubiak up top alongside Jonson Clarke-Harris.
Rovers XI: Jack Bonham (GK), James Clarke, Tom Lockyer (C), Tony Craig, Tareiq Holmes-Dennis, Ollie Clarke, Abu Ogogo, Alex Rodman, Liam Sercome, Jonson Clarke-Harris, Gavin Reilly.
Subs: Adam Smith, Joe Partington, Stuart Sinclair, Ed Upson, Sam Matthews, Alex Jakubiak, Tom Nichols.
Sunderland XI: Jon McLaughlin, Lee Cattermole, Geroge Honeyman (C), Tom Flanagan, Luke O'Nien, Duncan Watmore, Reece James, Aiden McGeady, Will Grigg, Grant Leadbitter, Jimmy Dunne.
Subs: Robin Ruiter, Adam Matthews, Alim Ozturk, Dylan McGrouch, Charlie Wyke, Lewis Morgan, Max Power.