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Di Santo eligible for FA Cup and Carling Cup

Blackburn Rovers have today confirmed that Franco Di Santo is now eligible for FA Cup and Carling Cup duty.

Under the initial terms of his loan, Chelsea didn't want the on-loan Rover to play in the cup competitions - cup tying the youngster.

But since he is now on loan for the whole season, Franco can now play in both cup competitions.

He better like Aston Villa because he will be seeing a lot of them in January...

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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday December 31 2009

Time: 10:20AM

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A boost this for us as the more players available the better.
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31/12/2009 10:22:00

A boost this for us as the more players available the better.
Mikey Delap
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31/12/2009 10:22:00

de ja vu!
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31/12/2009 11:05:00

The stage is set - Di Santo, Kallanic, McCarthy and Roberts MBE find the net and earn Rovers a place at Wembley? (Not to mention the 4th round of the FA cup) What a way to start the New Year! (Oh and let's torpedo City's over inflated ego along the way!) It's about time Rovers dreams came true!
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31/12/2009 17:00:00

arghhh sorry to be a pesimist, but that means he will be starting the cup games.....hmmm as far as i recall, we are undefeated in cup action, and have scored plenty of goals........get where im going?
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01/01/2010 03:14:00

yes, to the land of negativity Sas!!!
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01/01/2010 08:24:00

Sasman at his negative best! lol
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01/01/2010 08:31:00

to be fair hes right. Di Sanctio is a good player, but I don't know if I'd play him in a crucial cup game.
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01/01/2010 11:47:00

Why not guys? Hows he gonna get back on the goal trail when you aint playing him? back the boy!!!
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01/01/2010 16:06:00

Just save him for the Burnley return tie, guaranteed a goal arent we?
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01/01/2010 21:59:00

Oh and delap, when was he on the goal trail :D
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02/01/2010 03:16:00

Ah, just to counter your negativity, sas- Di Santo is going to score against Burnley. :) Then I'll gloat. lol
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02/01/2010 04:17:00


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