Team news for Cup clash

by Kate Smith

Bardsley takes captain’s armband.

Martin O’Neill has named his team for the FA Cup with Budweiser game against Bolton Wanderers at the Reebok Stadium.

Phil Bardsley returns to the starting line-up and takes the captain’s armband.

Today’s game comes too soon for Stephane Sessegnon who is struggling with a knock he picked up in the midweek game at Anfield.

Titus Bramble and David Vaughan are both is handed starts with Matt Kilgallon and Jack Colback on the bench.

Bolton: Lonergan, Riley, Knight, Ricketts, Alonso, Pratley, Andrews (C), Lee, Sordell, Petrov, Ngog
Subs: Bogdan, Mears, Ream, Davies, Eagles, Spearing, Lester

SAFC: Mignolet, Bardsley (C), Rose, Bramble, Cuellar, Johnson, McClean, Gardner, Vaughan, Larsson, Fletcher
Subs: Westwood, Campbell, Wickham, McFadden, Kilgallon, Colback