Date: 6th March 2007 at 6:31pm
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Well, it may be Champions League night, but in East Lancashire therers only one game that counts. No, it’s not Liverpool -v- Barcelona, it’s Accrington taking on Bristol Rovers at the Crown Ground.

Stanley go into the game looking to show they have ‘bouncebackability’, after a 4-2 defeat to Rochdale on Saturday, that left Accrington’s travelling fans with grim faces.

Bristol Rovers, just like Stanley go in to the game hoping to get a little consistancy in to their game, following just one win in their last six.

Accy Stanley Team News:

I am absolutely fed up to the back teeth of writing these peoples names as injured but it has to be done so; Andy Tretton, Leighton McGivern and Ian Dunbavin remain sidelined through injury, however on a brighter note, Robbie Williams returns after serving a one match suspension for pickig up five yellow cards.

Player to watch: Paul Mullin

Scored his 13th goal of the campaign on Saturday with a simple header, he will be looking to add to tat this evening.

Bristol Rovers Team News:

Sam Oji, is set to make his Rovers bow tonight, after signing on-loan from Championship outfit Birmingham City. He will replace Criag Hinton in the line-up.

Player to watch: Richard Walker

A real danger to Stanley tonight, he has bagged 14 goals in all competitions this season, including two agaist Stanley earlier in the season when Rovers came out 4-0 winners.

Match Prediction:

Accrington 2-0 Bristol Rovers.

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