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Kings of East Lancashire

Rejoice!

Rovers this afternoon beat fierce local rivals 1-0 in a loud, passionate derby with a first half penalty from David Dunn.

For all the stick that Big Sam gets, one thing is for sure - HE GOT TODAY ABSOLUTELY BANG ON.

Rovers were resolute, strong and ultimately too powerful for the Clarets.

To make matters worse for Burnley, they have to stomach that their least liked player grabbed the only goal of the game and sends them closer to the trapdoor.

All hail the Rovers, the Kings of East Lancashire.




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The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday March 28 2010

Time: 2:25PM

Your Comments

Over the moon today, well done Rovers!
Mikey Delap
Well done Sam and the lads - a job really well done this season. Top half and relegation worries behind us with a couple of months to go.
kevin e
just got back! EPIC day!
rover23
Delighted with the three points, but should had been 3-0 really. Olsson's 1st goal was wrongly ruled offside, another shot hit the crossbar and cross the goal line, but not given. Nevertheless, delighted to have doubled the dingles! Great day for everyone related with Rovers!
metalrover
As I was stood a few seats from hundreds of unhappy Dingles, might I take the oppurtunity to commend the policing? Although plastic bottles were flying frequently between both sets of fans, the police and stewards seemed to take a reasonable stance and only carted off the hotheads who obviouisly overstepped the line. After having surgery recently I couldn't have got out the way quickly but trouble was nipped in the bud. Oh yes, I forgot to say, "We're having a party when Burnley go down!"
Uncle Jack's Nephew
Great performance - we played 4-5-1 well today. I thought that Givet was excellent today - and also probably Diouf's best game for us. Roberts, Salgado, Zonz, Samba, Jones were solid. How Olssen didn't get at least one goal amazes me! And Gamst and Dunn put in there shift too. Brown did well but was a little shaky. Well done the lads!
FreidelNo.1
Hey, clean sheet and an away win.... not bad!!! "We're having a party when Burnley go down!!!"
Mikey Delap
woohooooooo......still darn u delap lol
sasman
I feel like I am going to be apologising for this for a while?!? ha ha
Mikey Delap
Really good performance for the lads, great play all round! and as mr delap always says. back down the m65 with 3 points!
LHrover
delap you stealing quotes from my aussie buddy are ya!!! retro get stuck in!!!
sasman
what did I steal now?! Why am I apologising a lot recently?! ha ha
Mikey Delap
you have been a bad bad boy delap! lol...dw bombom still loves ya!
sasman
 

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