GARY Bowyer’s Blackburn Rovers reserve team were beaten 2-0 at Liverpool tonight.

Rovers fielded a line-up made up entirely of youth team graduates at Tranmere’s Prenton Park. Suso put Liverpool ahead before Dani Pacheco added a second late on.

Rovers keeper Jake Kean also had to make a fine save to prevent Tom Ince from scoring in front of his watching father, former Blackburn boss Paul Ince.

Rovers: Jake Kean; Jackson Ramm, Matty Pearson, Andy Parry (Anthony O’Connor 86), Adam Henley; James Knowles (Jamie Maclaren 77), Jason Lowe, Josh Morris; Michael Potts, Tom Hitchcock, Zac Aley.