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Preview: Bristol Rovers

14 November 2016

A look ahead to Tuesday's cup replay

Crawley Town travel to the Memorial Stadium on Tuesday evening to contest an FA Cup First Round replay with Darrell Clarke’s side.

 

November, as Billy Clifford’s first goal for the club cancelled out Lee Brown’s opener in the first half.thThe two teams drew the first encounter 1-1 at the Checkatrade Stadium on the 5

 

Indeed, the Reds had chances to win the game during the second period – but Andre Blackman’s dismissal for a second bookable offence meant that the side had to readjust and settle for a point and a replay.

 

The Video:

 

to watch Dermot Drummy preview the game.hereClick

 

The Quote

 

“It will be tough but it’s up to us to manage the game,” Dermot Drummy.

 

The Opposition:

 

Darrell Clarke’s side occupy sixth position in the league table after playing 17 matches so far this term. The side won promotion from League Two after finishing in the third and final automatic promotion spot following their promotion from the Vanarama National league the year before.

 

Since facing the Reds in the First Round of the competition, the side have lost 1-0 away to Portsmouth in the Checkatrade Trophy and suffered a heavy 4-0 defeat away to Millwall in the league at the weekend.

 

here.Click to watch defender Tom Lockyer preview the game

 

Ticket News:

 

here.All the details about tickets for Reds fans can be found

 

Follow it live:

 

You will be able to follow all the action across our social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Periscope and Snapchat.

 

Reds Player HD subscribers will be able to enjoy full uninterrupted commentary of the game. Supporters will be able to listen to full coverage of the game on BBC Surrey on 104-104.6FM.  

 

Post-match video reaction from the Head Coach and players will also be available on YouTube and Reds Player HD.


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