Date:Tuesday August 26 2008
Blackburn Rovers have revealed that David Dunn will be offered a new contract to tie him down to a deal that could see him end his career at Ewood Park.
Dunn returned to Rovers in January 2007, and although his current contract isn't due to expire until 2010 chairman John Williams has confirmed that we are keen to give him an extended and improved contract when the transfer window closes.
Williams told the Lancashire Evening Telegraph. "David wants to stay with us, and we want to keep him.
"He's had a short discussion with the manager, and when the transfer window closes, I'm sure we'll sort it out.
"But it's not an urgent matter. David's still got the best part of two years to run on his contract."
Paul Ince has praised Dunny and echoed Williams' thought, also saying that ANYONE who performs is likely to be offered the same sort of treatment (an improved/extended contract.)
Ince added: "He has done ever so well. From day one he has been a leader.
"Dunny is a local lad and everyone looks up to him. I gave him the responsibility of being vice-captain and he has taken it on board.
"If any player performs well, whether it is Dunny or anyone else, then we will look to see if we can extend their contract.
"But first and foremost we need to get the next couple of games out of the way."
Meanwhile three of Rovers' younger players have been issued first team squad numbers by Incey.
Midfield duo Bryan Hodge (who spent most of last season on loan with Millwall, and looked like leaving) has been given number 31, Alex Marrow number 37 and forward Marcus Marshall number 36.
NOT REGISTERED TO VITAL BLACKBURN? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR! Register by clicking here.
For information on how to join the Vital Fantasy Football Game (and how to also join the Vital Blackburn Mini League!!!) Click Here.
Date:Tuesday August 26 2008
Stats: Blackburn Rovers v Burnley (Sunday March 9 2014)
Rovers sign Feeney (Saturday March 8 2014)
Rovers quiet on fitness prospects (Saturday March 8 2014)
Rovers bring in Keane (Friday March 7 2014)
Championship POTM February Nomination: Robinson (Thursday March 6 2014)
No Rhodes Confirmation Or Denial (Wednesday March 5 2014)
Keane Heading To Ewood (Wednesday March 5 2014)
Bowyer blasts subpar Rovers (Monday March 3 2014)
Stats: Bolton Wanderers v Blackburn Rovers (Saturday March 1 2014)
Rovers bring in Myers (Friday February 28 2014)
|6.||Rye of the Rovers||4|
|12. Leeds Utd||33||12||8||13||0||44|
|Semi Final Draw - It's Arsenal For The Latics
» Wigan : 10/03/2014 07:22:00
|On This Day - March 10th (The Flying Leeds Fan)
» Leeds Utd : 10/03/2014 07:18:00
|What The Bosses Said - Man City 1 Latics 2
» Wigan : 10/03/2014 00:10:00
|Vote For Your Latics Man Of The Match v Man City
» Wigan : 09/03/2014 23:50:00
|A Super Win For Johnson
» Yeovil : 09/03/2014 23:14:00
|Holloway Very Proud
» Millwall : 09/03/2014 22:44:00
|Feeney Leaves For Blackburn
» Millwall : 09/03/2014 22:31:00