BLACKBURN v Blackpool: Phil Jones could return to boost Rovers

18 March 2011 01:06
Phil Jones could make a return to Blackburn's squad for the Barclays Premier League clash with Blackpool at Ewood Park after playing 45 minutes for the reserves on Wednesday night.[LNB]The England Under 21 defender has been sidelined since December after damaging knee ligaments in boss Steve Kean's first game in charge, but came through his first run-out unscathed.[LNB] Rovers return: Phil Jones (right) will be a key player in Blackburn's fight against relegation[LNB]Skipper Ryan Nelsen is back from a one-game ban, but Kean will definitely be without defender Gael Givet, who begins a two-match suspension, while midfield duo David Dunn (hip) and Vince Grella (achilles) were due to face fitness tests.[LNB]Keith Andrews is also doubtful with a groin complaint.[LNB]Team (from): Robinson, Salgado, Samba, Nelsen, Olsson, Andrews, J Jones, MB Diouf, Santa Cruz, Pedersen, Bunn, Hanley, Emerton, Nzonzi, Grella, Benjani, Hoilett, Roberts, Kalinic, Rochina, P Jones, Dunn. [LNB]CLICK HERE FOR THE WEEKEND TEAM NEWS IN THE BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE  Explore more:People: Ryan Nelsen, Keith Andrews, David Dunn

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