Fixture: Blackburn Rovers vs Leeds United
Competition: Championship
Kick-off: 12:30 (UK time)

Leeds United have officially announced their starting eleven and substitutes for this afternoon's visit to Ewood Park to take on Blackburn Rovers in a Championship fixture.

Whites head coach Steve Evans, who is looking for his side to build on back to back victories over Bolton Wanderers and Cardiff City, has Souleymane Doukara and Mirco Antenucci spearheading his attack, while Lewis Cook and Alex Mowatt will look to supply the pair. Liam Bridcutt and Toumani Diagouraga sit in front of the back four. Sol Bamba and Giuseppe Bellusci are the central defensive pairing.

On the bench Evans is able to call upon striker Chris Wood if needed, while wingers Jordan Botaka, Stuart Dallas and Mustapha Carayol are also available for selection. Scott Wootton is another substitute.

Leeds head into the match sitting one place above Blackburn, in 15th in the Championship standings, and are aiming to break into the top ten before the end of the season. Blackburn however are in a rich vein of home form.


Leeds United Team vs Blackburn Rovers

Silvestri, Berardi, Bamba, Bellusci, Taylor, Diagouraga, Bridcutt, Mowatt, Cook, Antenucci, Doukara

Substitutes: Grimes, Wootton, Murphy, Carayol, Dallas, Botaka, Wood