Team news: Daniel Farke names starting line-up

Team news: Daniel Farke names starting line-up

Starting XI announced at Ewood Park.

Leeds United are away from home today as they take on Blackburn Rovers in the Sky Bet Championship.

Manager Daniel Farke has once again kept the same starting line-up, with the only changes to the squad on our substitutes bench.

Illan Meslier starts in net for the fixture, with his defence comprising captain Pascal Struijk, Joe Rodon, Sam Byram and Archie Gray.

Ethan Ampadu and Glen Kamara continue their midfield partnership, whilst Crysencio Summerville and Dan James support Joel Piroe and Georginio Rutter in our attack.

Goalkeeper Karl Darlow is joined on the substitutes bench today by Liam Cooper, Jaidon Anthony, Willy Gnonto, Jamie Shackleton, Illia Gruev, Joe Gelhardt, Mateo Joseph and Djed Spence.

Kick-off is scheduled for 12.30pm, and for those who are not in attendance at Ewood Park, you can follow all of the match action live on the Leeds United blog, online here.

Starting XI: Meslier (GK), Ampadu, Piroe, Kamara, Summerville, Rodon, James, Struijk (C), Gray, Rutter, Byram.

Substitutes: Darlow (GK), Cooper, Anthony, Shackleton, Gnonto, Gelhardt, Spence, Gruev, Joseph.