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Givet Signs Permanent Rovers Deal!

Givet Signs Permanent Rovers Deal!

Blackburn Rovers have secured the services of french defender Gael Givet on a permanent basis after a successful loan spell at Ewood Park since January.

Personal terms have now been agreed with the left/centre back and Givet will sign a four-year contract, whilst also paying Marseille £3.5 million for the right to have the player full time.

Givet moved to Ewood Park in January after a bust up with Marseille manager Eric Gerets and had to start from scratch at Rovers. However as the fitness got better, so did Givet and he has proven to be a truly awesome acquisition.

The news was leaked last night at the end of season player awards by John Williams last night.

Givet has proven already to be worth what we have paid and will prove to be an excellent long term player at Rovers.

Good start to the summer guys.



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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Tuesday May 26 2009
Time: 6:41PM

Comments

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Great news all around... anyone for a pint? or ten? I dont mind really, Sas is paying....
Mikey D
26/05/2009 18:43:00
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aye, i am a bank after all......tequila shots? lol great signing
sasman
27/05/2009 01:27:00
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Great signing, played Sam.
adrianbrfc
27/05/2009 02:02:00
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Sam 1, Transfer window, 0 lol
sasman
27/05/2009 05:20:00
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lol Sas.... Shouldnt it be Sam 1 Rest Of England 0. I honestly believe he can play at Champions League level - just dont tell Gael!
Mikey D
27/05/2009 08:05:00
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Excellent news! The news we've all been hoping to hear.
Money4midfield
27/05/2009 08:44:00
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Great calls boys......Givet is absolute class - Enter the Sam Allardyce zone here....would Ince EVER EVER EVER have convinced the likes of this man to join us???? I think not!!!
mani13963
27/05/2009 08:54:00
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agreed mani... he would never have found this guy.
Mikey D
27/05/2009 10:25:00
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Europe is realistic with Big Sam at the helm. fantasitic scouting and good job to finish the deal quickly... whose next?
retroflair31
27/05/2009 10:56:00
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Apparently this Tuncay thing is gathering pace! Go for it Samuel!
Mikey D
28/05/2009 08:52:00
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