Adam Chicksen features in a strong Albion development squad for Simon Ireland's first competitive match in charge at Swansea tonight (7pm).

  Left-back Chicken, signed from MK Dons last month, has been sidelined by an ankle injury.

  Lewis Dunk, Rohan Ince and Solly March are also in the 16-man squad for the Professional Development League Two South fixture at Swansea's Landore Training Ground, along with trialists Josh Barton from Aston Villa and Jesse Starkey (Chelsea).

  Former Blackburn Rovers midfielder and academy assistant Ireland has replaced Luke Williams as Albion's development coach.

  Albion (from): Walton; Smith; Barry, Chicksen, Richards, Hunt, Ince, Dunk, Asmundsson, Rea, Goodwin, Barton, Starkey, Barker, March, Dickenson.