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Tom Eaves is caught offside. Jamie Young takes the free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Eliot Richards. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Young.
Daniel Lopez concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Parkes. Free kick taken by Cian Bolger.
Corner taken right-footed by Adam Mekki from the left by-line to the near post, save by Sam Walker.
Eliot Richards scores a goal from just outside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aldershot 2-2 Bristol Rovers.
Doug Bergqvist joins the action as a substitute, replacing Peter Vincenti.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Adam Mekki played to the near post, Sam Walker makes a save.
(Bristol Rovers) makes a substitution, with Eliot Richards coming on for Seanan Clucas.
Unfair challenge on Adam Mekki by Tom Parkes results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Danny Rose.
Tom Parkes challenges Sonny Bradley unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Penalty taken right-footed by Craig Reid and scored. Aldershot 2-1 Bristol Rovers.
Oliver Norburn is brought on as a substitute for David Clarkson.
Adam Mekki joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kieron Cadogan.
Danny Hylton goes off and Craig Reid comes on.
Michael Smith concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Vincenti. Kieron Cadogan takes the free kick.
Corner taken left-footed by Fabian Broghammer from the left by-line, save by Jamie Young.
Cian Bolger concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Lopez. Peter Vincenti takes the direct free kick.
The referee blows for offside. Jamie Young takes the direct free kick.
Kieron Cadogan takes a corner.
The referee penalises Tom Eaves for handball. Aaron Morris restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Tom Eaves by Anthony Tonkin results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Fabian Broghammer.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Rose on David Clarkson. Garry Kenneth takes the free kick.
Danny Hylton produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Aaron Morris gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Fabian Broghammer. Penalty taken right-footed by David Clarkson and scored. Aldershot 1-1 Bristol Rovers.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Hector on Seanan Clucas. Direct free kick taken by Seanan Clucas.
Tom Eaves gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sonny Bradley. Jamie Young takes the free kick.
Kieron Cadogan takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Michael Hector concedes a free kick for a foul on Garry Kenneth. Direct free kick taken by Sam Walker.
The offside flag is raised against Daniel Lopez. Sam Walker restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Kieron Cadogan, save made by Sam Walker.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Tom Eaves. Jamie Young takes the direct free kick.
Kieron Cadogan concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee Brown. Free kick taken by Sam Walker.
The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Jamie Young.
Michael Hector grabs a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Aldershot 1-0 Bristol Rovers.Assist on the goal came from Danny Hylton.
Danny Hylton takes a shot. Save by Sam Walker.
Cian Bolger gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Lopez. Kieron Cadogan takes the direct free kick.
Joe Anyinsah gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Anthony Tonkin. Jamie Young takes the free kick.
Sonny Bradley takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.
Jim Paterson goes off and Lee Brown comes on.
The official flags Tom Eaves offside. Free kick taken by Jamie Young.
The official flags Danny Hylton offside. Direct free kick taken by Sam Walker.
Garry Kenneth fouled by Daniel Lopez, the ref awards a free kick. Garry Kenneth restarts play with the free kick.
Shot by Michael Hector from deep inside the six-yard box clear the bar.
Daniel Lopez fouled by Seanan Clucas, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Peter Vincenti.
Tom Eaves is caught offside. Free kick taken by Jamie Young.
The offside flag is raised against Tom Eaves. Jamie Young restarts play with the free kick.
Duo back for Shots
Aldershot welcome back Peter Vincenti and Troy Brown for their crunch Boxing Day clash at home to bottom club Bristol Rovers.
Midfielder Vincenti and defender Brown both missed Saturday's 2-0 defeat at Northampton due to one-match suspensions and will be welcome additions to manager Dean Holdsworth's squad.
However, Shots captain Ben Herd continues to miss out as he serves the second game of his three-match ban for the red card received against Rochdale.
Anthony Tonkin sustained an injury in training on Friday and missed out at Sixfields, with the defender facing a battle to be fit to face Rovers.
Long-term absentees Olly Lancashire (abdomen) and Craig Stanley (broken leg) continue to be unavailable.
Aldershot, 21st in npower League Two, go into the encounter just three points ahead of rock-bottom Rovers.
Bristol Rovers' new manager John Ward could welcome on-loan defender Cian Bolger back into the fold.
The Leicester loanee has returned to the club after recovering from the cruciate ligament injury he sustained back in September and could play some part on Boxing Day.
Captain Matt Gill (knee) was ruled out ahead of Saturday's match with Rotherham before it was called off due to a waterlogged pitch, and remains a major doubt for the clash.
Ward, back for a second spell with the Pirates, said he knows time is of the essence as he gets to know his new squad.
The trip to Aldershot is the second attempt at Ward's first game in charge following Saturday's postponement against Rotherham.
"I've got to trust my own eyes and rely on a number of other people, staff and maybe the players," he told Press Association Sport. "I'll be chatting to them and finding out what their mood is and what they feel. The players will have done their homework on me and I've got to do my homework on them and find out.
"The next two or three games are important for them and me and the next 24 are vital for all of us."
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