Rovers skipper misses Anfield trip
The New Zealand international suffered a knee injury in last week's defeat of Bolton and could be out for three to four weeks. Christopher Samba is likely to take his place having served a suspension while Brett Emerton (Achilles) is also available again. David Dunn is pushing for a recall having had a run-out in the reserves this week. Rovers (from): Robinson, Grella, Olsson, Salgado, Givet, Pedersen, Nzonzi, Hoilett, Roberts, Diouf, Andrews, Kalinic, Dunn, Chimbonda, Reid, Di Santo, Brown, Samba, Emerton, Jones.