Confirmed Blackburn v Leeds line-ups: Roofe starts, Hernandez only on the bench

General views of Elland Road before the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Aston Villa at Elland Road on December 03, 2016 in Leeds, England.

Leeds United travel to take on Blackburn Rovers this afternoon...

Blackburn Rovers starting line-up: Raya; Bennett, Lenihan, Mulgrew, Bell; Evans, Smallwood; Reed, Dack, Armstrong; Graham.

Blackburn Rovers substitutes: Leutwiler, Williams, Rodwell, Rothwell, Brereton, Conway, Palmer.

Leeds United starting line-up: Peacock-Farrell; Berardi, Jansson, Cooper, Dallas; Klich, Phillips, Saiz; Alioski, Roofe, Roberts.

Leeds United substitutes: Blackman, Shackleton, Pearce, Forshaw, Baker, Clarke, Hernandez.

The international break is over and Leeds are back in action as they head to Ewood Park to face Blackburn in the Championship.

Leeds start with Bailey Peacock-Farrell in goal, with Stuart Dallas starting at left back in place of the injured Barry Douglas.

The returning Gaetano Berardi starts at right back, with Pontus Jansson partnering Liam Cooper in the heart of defence this afternoon.

Kalvin Phillips sits in holding midfield, with Mateusz Klich and Samu Saiz ahead of him, given the license to go forward and support the attack.

Forward Kemar Roofe returns today after an injury lay-off, joining Ezgjan Alioski and Tyler Roberts in the final third, though it's unclear whether it will be Roofe or Roberts playing centrally.

Pablo Hernandez is on the bench after an injury lay-off himself, alongside Jamal Blackman, Jamie Shackleton, Tom Pearce, Adam Forshaw, Lewis Baker and Jack Clarke.

Meanwhile, Blackburn go with David Raya in goal, and a back four of Elliot Bennett, Darragh Lenihan, Charlie Mulgrew and Amari'i Bell ahead of him.

Corry Evans and Richard Smallwood play in central midfield, with Harrison Reed, Bradley Dack and Adam Armstrong supporting lone striker Danny Graham in attack.

Ben Brereton and Kasey Palmer are on the bench, alongside Jayson Leutwiler, Derrick Williams, Jack Rodwell, Joe Rothwell and Craig Conway.

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