VIDEO; Morecambe players have an opportunity to impress

Morecambe’s Checkatrade Trophy campaign ended with a defeat against Sunderland on Tuesday night.

It was a chance for manager Jim Bentley to give game time across his squad ahead of a hectic run of fixtures.

Morecambe's Kevin Ellison was one of those players handed a start against Sunderland

Morecambe's Kevin Ellison was one of those players handed a start against Sunderland

The midweek loss was the first of three consecutive Tuesday night matches for the Shrimps’ squad, meaning there could be some rest and rotation ahead.

Watch as Bentley discusses the lessons learned from Tuesday going into a busy fixture list.