Your Bristol Rovers starting XI gallery after January transfer window - according to Football Manager 2023

Could this be how Joey Barton’s starting eleven will look after the January transfer window?

It has been a promising return to League One for Bristol Rovers as they head into the crucial Christmas period sat within touching distance of the play-offs.

Joey Barton’s side have enjoyed a positive run of form during December by taking four points from the visit to Bolton Wanderers and last weekend’s home game with Port Vale and they progressed in the Papa John’s Trophy with a 4-1 home win against MK Dons in midweek.

A busy Christmas week lies in wait with visits to Charlton Athletic and Wycombe Wanderers and a home game with Exeter City on the agenda before 2023 opens up with a Memorial Ground clash with Cheltenham Town. All focus will turn towards the January transfer window once that hectic spell of fixtures is complete and we thought we would have a look at how the popular Football Manager 2023 game predicts what business Barton will conduct in the first month of the new year.

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