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John-Joe O'Toole booked.
The referee signals the end of the game.
John-Joe O'Toole grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Bristol Rovers 2-1 Exeter.Assist on the goal came from Chris Beardsley.
A cross is delivered by Chris Beardsley.
Michael Smith takes a shot.
Shot by John-Joe O'Toole went over the crossbar.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Brown.
Centre by John-Joe O'Toole.
Shot by Alan Gow.
Eliot Richards goes off and Danny Woodards comes on.
Free kick taken by Danny Butterfield.
Matt Grimes fouled by John-Joe O'Toole, the ref awards a free kick.
The ball is crossed by Danny Butterfield.
Centre by Lee Brown.
Clearance made by David Clarkson.
Alan Gow takes a shot. Steve Mildenhall parries the ball but the danger is not over.
Eliot Richards sends in a cross.
Shot by Ollie Clarke went wide left of the target.
Clearance by Danny Butterfield.
Lee Brown crosses the ball.
David Clarkson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ellis Harrison.
Tom Nichols goes off and John O'Flynn comes on.
Sam Parkin replaces David Wheeler.
Corner taken by Liam Sercombe.
Alan Gow takes a shot.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Arron Davies by Ellis Harrison.
Matt Grimes takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Liam Sercombe concedes a free kick for a foul on Ellis Harrison.
Free kick taken by Jordan Moore-Taylor.
Foul by Ellis Harrison on Jordan Moore-Taylor, free kick awarded.
Pat Baldwin manages to make a clearance.
Chris Beardsley joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tom Lockyer.
David Wheeler gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matt Harrold.
Michael Smith crosses the ball.
Tom Parkes takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Nichols on Mark McChrystal.
(Exeter) makes a substitution, with Arron Davies coming on for Danny Coles.
Shot by Ollie Clarke missed to the right of the net.
Corner taken by Liam Sercombe from the left by-line.
The ball is delivered by Tom Nichols.
Shot by Alan Gow went wide of the left-hand upright.
Alan Gow shoots direct from the free kick.
Tom Parkes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alan Gow.
Matt Harrold is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
Lee Brown crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Foul by Danny Coles on Matt Harrold, free kick awarded.
Lee Brown restarts play with the free kick.
Eliot Richards fouled by Scot Bennett, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ollie Clarke on David Wheeler.
The ball is crossed by Ellis Harrison.
Shot by Tom Lockyer went wide of the right-hand post.
The game restarts for the second half.
Michael Smith produces a cross.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
Free kick taken by Lee Brown.
Danny Coles challenges Matt Harrold unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ellis Harrison crosses the ball.
Alan Gow takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand post.
Artur Krysiak takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ollie Clarke on Scot Bennett.
Corner taken by Lee Brown from the right by-line.
Ellis Harrison sends in a cross.
The ball is sent over by Tom Lockyer.
Lee Brown takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matt Harrold by Pat Baldwin.
John-Joe O'Toole concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny Coles.
The ball is sent over by Scot Bennett.
Steve Mildenhall takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Alan Gow on Michael Smith.
John-Joe O'Toole scores a penalty. Bristol Rovers 1-1 Exeter.
Foul by Danny Butterfield on Eliot Richards, Penalty awarded.
Lee Brown puts the ball into their own goal. Bristol Rovers 0-1 Exeter.
The ball is swung over by Danny Butterfield.
The official flags Ellis Harrison offside.
Matt Grimes shoots direct from the free kick and goes right of the target.
Unfair challenge on Tom Nichols by Ellis Harrison results in a free kick.
Header by Matt Harrold goes to the left of the goal.
Tom Lockyer takes the free kick.
Pat Baldwin makes a clearance.
Centre by Ellis Harrison.
The game gets underway.
Ward pondering options
Bristol Rovers boss John Ward could shuffle his pack when his side host Exeter.
The Pirates, 2-1 winners over Crawley on Wednesday night, will have played three matches in six days by the time they travel to Birmingham on Tuesday evening for their third-round clash so Ward could make a number of changes.
Winger Alefe Santos will hope to boost Ward's options having dropped out of the FA Cup victory due to illness while Tom Lockyer will keep his place having returned from suspension.
Oliver Norburn is another option in midfield while Danny Woodards is set to be on the bench against his former club as he ups his comeback from a serious knee injury.
Exeter duo Matt Gill and Danny Coles have outside chances of facing their former club on Saturday.
Gill, whose deal with the Pirates was terminated less than a week ago, is expected to return to training in the build up to kick off at The Memorial Stadium and could make his comeback to the squad having missed the 1-0 loss to Mansfield with a hamstring injury.
While Gill will be assessed on Saturday City captain Coles, who has been sidelined for three weeks after a knee operation, hopes to return to training this week but only has an outside chance of being available, having not played since November.
It means Paul Tisdale could select the same line-up that lost to the Stags but won their last away game, a 3-1 victory at Torquay.
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