Gordon handed leading role. Confirmed team news

Last updated : 17 October 2003 By Michael Morris
Lennie Lawrence has named his side for tomorrows live TV encounter at Highfield Rd.

Strilker Gavin Gordon gets a chance up front alongside Earnie. Gary Croft, Gareth Whalley and Mark Bonner also come into the starting line up.

Latest loan signing Julian Gray will again be on the bench.

Lennie has had to use the only 17 men available to him.

Alexander, Croft, Vidmar, Gabbidon, Barker, Langley, Bonner, Whalley, Robinson, Earnshaw and Gordon will start.

Subs Margetson, Prior, Collins, Maxwell and Gray are the subs with Stuart Fleetwood 17th man.

Missing from the 26 man sqaud is Boland, Kavanagh and Campbell all suspended. (Kav will be back for the West Ham game).

Thorne, Lee, Weston, Bowen and Young are all injured. The other squad member, Aaran Lee Barret is third choice keeper.