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Tommy Doherty takes a shot from 20 yards. Neil Etheridge makes a save.
Tommy Doherty gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Parkes. Neil Etheridge takes the indirect free kick.
Lee Brown fouled by Arron Davies, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Tom Parkes.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Woodman by Lee Brown. Artur Krysiak takes the indirect free kick.
Foul by Jimmy Keohane on Garry Kenneth, free kick awarded. David Clarkson takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Craig Woodman, free kick awarded for a foul by Scot Bennett on Tom Parkes. Neil Etheridge restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Scot Bennett on Matthew Lund. Garry Kenneth takes the free kick. Scot Bennett goes into the referee's book.
Jimmy Keohane comes on in place of Matt Oakley. Jordan Moore-Taylor replaces Pat Baldwin.
Eliot Richards scores a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Exeter 1-2 Bristol Rovers.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Amankwaah by Fabian Broghammer. Fabian Broghammer receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Pat Baldwin is shown a yellow card. Eliot Richards comes on in place of Tom Eaves. Fabian Broghammer goes off and Lee Brown comes on.
Tom Eaves produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.
Arron Davies decides to take the corner short, save by Neil Etheridge. Unfair challenge on Tom Eaves by Pat Baldwin results in a free kick. Neil Etheridge takes the indirect free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Alan Gow. Neil Etheridge takes the free kick.
Jim Paterson challenges Tommy Doherty unfairly and gives away a free kick. Pat Baldwin takes the free kick.
Shot by Jamie Cureton. Save by Neil Etheridge.
Tommy Doherty concedes a free kick for a foul on Oliver Norburn. Garry Kenneth takes the free kick.
Arron Davies takes the inswinging corner, Close range headed effort by Danny Coles clears the crossbar.
Shot from just outside the area by Scot Bennett misses to the right of the target.
Foul by Matt Gill on Alan Gow, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Craig Woodman. Booking for Matt Gill.
Tommy Doherty gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Clarkson. Adam Virgo takes the direct free kick.
Foul by Tom Parkes on Alan Gow, free kick awarded. The ball is delivered by Craig Woodman, Header by Pat Baldwin from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
The referee cautions Tom Parkes for unsporting behaviour.
Jamie Cureton produces a lobbed right-footed shot from 18 yards. Save made by Neil Etheridge.
Corner taken short by Arron Davies.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Derek Raven.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Virgo on Craig Woodman. Indirect free kick taken by Artur Krysiak.
Tommy Doherty concedes a free kick for a foul on Oliver Norburn. Matt Gill restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Oliver Norburn on Jamie Cureton, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Danny Coles.
Goal scored by David Clarkson from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Exeter 0-1 Bristol Rovers.
Foul by Matt Oakley on Tom Parkes, free kick awarded. Garry Kenneth takes the free kick.
Trio strengthen Grecians
Exeter boss Paul Tisdale could be handed a triple boost for the visit of Bristol Rovers.
Forwards Alan Gow and Guillem Bauza will be in contention after they missed last weekend's 2-1 defeat to Southend with respective thigh and groin strains.
Both have proved their fitness prior to the clash with Mark McGhee's side and Liam Sercombe could strengthen Tisdale's options even further.
The midfielder is rated as 50/50 to shake off an ankle injury as the Grecians look to bounce back after their five-match unbeaten run was brought to an end by the Shrimpers.
Despite the defeat, Exeter remained in the automatic promotion places.
Tisdale's side have lost just once at St James' Park this season, back on the opening day against Morecambe.
On-loan striker Tom Eaves could make his Bristol Rovers debut.
Eaves has arrived on a three-month deal from Bolton to fill the void left by Matt Harrold, who is expected to miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Manager McGhee has also swooped to sign free agent Derek Riordan and the striker could make his bow as Rovers look to amend their record of scoring just once in their last three outings.
The Pirates are expected to be without defender Michael Smith for compassionate reasons with McGhee insisting he would be given all the time he needs.
The game comes too soon for goalkeeper Scott Bevan (wrist) with McGhee admitting they were unsure when he would return.
Defender Danny Woodards is still a month away from action as he recovers from a broken leg.
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