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Two changes for Dean's first game

28 December 2014

Today's team news

Injury-hit Reds have made two changes for Dean Saunders' first game as interim manager against Colchester United at the Stadium.

In come Lewis Young and Izale McLeod, who is back after a three-match ban, as the changes from the side beaten 4-1 at Leyton Orient on Boxing Day.

Five players are out with injury or illness including four defenders: Lanre Oyebanjo, Ryan Dickson, Dean Leacock and Sonny Bradley as well as Josh Simpson.

Marvin Elliott is expected to continue in central defence in a makeshift back four.

Reds: Jensen, Smith, Elliott, Walsh, Bawling; Edwards, Henderson, Young, Miller; McLeod, Harrold. Subs: Banya, Tomlin, O'Connor, Richefond, Isaacs.

Colchester: Walker, Gordon, Gorkss, Hewitt, Massey, Clohessy, Moncur, Fox, Szmodics, Sears. Subs: Lenington, Eastmond, Watt, Healey, Bonne, Lapslie, Kpekawa

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