TEAM NEWS: Fleetwood v Leicester

Fleetwood Town boss Uwe Rosler makes seven changes for tonight's Checkatrade Trophy clash against Leicester City U21's.

Tuesday, 29th August 2017, 8:40 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:00 pm
Uwe Rosler
Uwe Rosler

Only Amari’i Bell, Jordy Hiwula, Ash Eastham and skipper Nathan Pond remain from the starting XI that lost 3-1 at Bristol Rovers.

Keeper Chris Neal comes in for Alex Cairns while Bournemouth loanee Baily Cargill makes his first start on the left of the defence alongside Pond and Eastham as he replaces the rested Cian Bolger.

Godswill Ekpolo replaces the rested Lewie Coyle at right wing-back with Markus Schwabl and George Glendon in for rested central midfield duo Kyle Dempsey and Aiden O’Neill.

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Wes Burns and Ash Hunter come in for the rested Devante Cole and Bobby Grant who moves to the bench.

The game is Hunter’s 100th appearance for the club in all competitions.

Fleetwood: Neal, Bell, Eastham, Pond, Hiwula, Burns, Glendon, Godswill, Hunter, Schwabl, Cargill. Subs: Cairns, Grant, Maguire, Rdogers, Nadesan, Biggins, Sowerby.

Leicester City U21’s: Bramley, Knight, Gordon, Ndukwu, Choudhury, Hughes, Martis, Debayo, Wood, Watts, Kaba Sherif. Subs: Yates, Muskwe, Eppiah, Shade, Singh-Tandi, Leshabela.

Referee: M Coy.