Team news | Swansea City v Bristol Rovers

25th July
First team
Ollie Cooper Haverfordwest

Head coach Michael Duff makes five changes to his line-up for tonight’s pre-season friendly against Bristol Rovers at the Stadium (7.15pm).

Jamie Paterson, Brandon Cooper, Liam Cullen, Ollie Cooper and Azeem Abdulai get the chance to get more valuable minutes under their belts ahead of the start of the new Championship campaign.

Jay Fulton, Harry Darling, Olivier Ntcham and Joel Piroe drop to the bench, while Ben Cabango is not risked after coming off as a precaution against Oxford United.

Andy Fisher continues in goal, with Brandon Cooper and Abdulai joining Josh Key, Kyle Naughton and Nathan Wood in the Swans defence.

Ollie Cooper and Paterson line up alongside captain Matt Grimes in midfield, with Cullen paired with Jerry Yates in attack.

Swansea City: Andy Fisher, Josh Key, Matt Grimes (captain), Jerry Yates, Jamie Paterson, Brandon Cooper, Liam Cullen, Nathan Wood, Kyle Naughton, Ollie Cooper, Azeem Abdulai.

Substitutes: Lewis Webb, Ben Hughes, Jay Fulton, Harry Darling, Olivier Ntcham, Joel Piroe, Ben Lloyd, Joe Thomas, Josh Thomas, Joel Cotterill, Filip Lissah.

Bristol Rovers: James Belshaw, Luca Hoole, James Wilson, James Connolly, Lewis Gordon, Sam Finley (captain), Grant Ward, Luke Thomas, Aaron Collins, Scott Sinclair, Jevani Brown.

Substitutes: Matt Cox, Tristan Crama, Antony Evans, John Marquis, Ryan Jones, Jerry Lawrence, Harvey Greenslade, Kofi Shaw, Trialist.