Aug 6, 2013 at 7.45pm UK at ​Memorial Stadium
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Team News: Gianfranco Zola makes nine Watford changes for Bristol Rovers clash

Team News: Zola makes nine Watford changes
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Watford boss Gianfranco Zola makes nine changes to his team for their Capital One Cup clash with Bristol Rovers as only defenders Gabriele Angella and Marco Faraoni keep their places in the side.

Watford boss Gianfranco Zola has made nine changes to his side for their Capital One Cup clash this evening against Bristol Rovers.

Only defenders Gabriele Angella and Marco Faraoni keep their places in the team from their opening day win over Birmingham City.

In come Jonathan Bond, Reece Brown, Joel Ekstrand, Christian Battocchio, Javier Acuna, Sean Murray, Daniel Pudil, Connor Smith and Diego Fabbrini.

Meanwhile, Rovers hand a full debut to 18-year-old Tom Lockyer, who replaces Mitch Harding in the starting lineup.

Bristol Rovers: Mildenhall, Smith, Parkes , Clarkson, Richards, Brown, Norburn, Harrison, McChrystal, Lockyer, O'Toole

Watford: Bond, Brown, Angella, Ekstrand, Faraoni, Battocchio, Murray, Smith, Pudil, Acuna, Fabbrini

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