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Jason Roberts Back In Contention For Saturday

Jason Roberts Back In Contention For Saturday

Jason Roberts is set to boost the ranks this weekend with a timely return.

The Lancashire Telegraph is reporting that J-Rob should be good to go this weekend with Samba being moved back into the defence after being forced to play as an emergency striker in recent weeks.

Roberts has been out of action with a stress fracture to his foot since the dramatic win over Spurs a month ago and Rovers have missed his presence and pace up front.

This looks like a great boost for everyone at Rovers as we look for the win that would more or less guarantee safety.

I feel good, der der der der....



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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Tuesday May 5 2009
Time: 12:51PM

Comments

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This is great news, one mroe back in the starting line up and we can now move Samba back to defence.... get in.
Mikey D
05/05/2009 14:11:00
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This is great news, one mroe back in the starting line up and we can now move Samba back to defence.... get in.
Mikey D
05/05/2009 14:11:00
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I never thought I'd be so happy to see JR back in contention
Money4midfield
05/05/2009 14:48:00
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I never thought I'd be so happy to see JR back in contention
Money4midfield
05/05/2009 14:48:00
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lol I have always liked him!!! legend! lol
Mikey D
05/05/2009 18:23:00
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lol I have always liked him!!! legend! lol
Mikey D
05/05/2009 18:23:00
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about time!! and he brings the best out of mccarthy too :D!
scottrover
05/05/2009 22:11:00
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about time!! and he brings the best out of mccarthy too :D!
scottrover
05/05/2009 22:11:00
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Samba back as a defender, or play 3 up front!!??!
Decimus Poole
06/05/2009 10:16:00
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Samba back as a defender, or play 3 up front!!??!
Decimus Poole
06/05/2009 10:16:00
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