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Super Jones signs new FIVE year deal

Rovers new defending superstar has signed a new 5 year deal at the club.

A string of cracking displays since his debut against Chelsea back in March has prompted Rovers to act quick to keep a young talent at the club.

Jones had only recent signed pro terms with the club - a product of the youth academy - back at the start of the season.

But Phil, a Rovers fan, has attracted attention from Arsenal amongst others, so this new deal comes as a massive boost to player, club and fans.

Phil is now contracted to Blackburn until 2015.




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The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday May 4 2010

Time: 9:14PM

Your Comments

Is there anyone alive who doesn't see this as great news?!
Mikey Delap
Phil Jones is superman, Phil Jones is superman! This is amazing news!! Get The Zonz on a new longer contract now, that reflects his player of the season status!!
bennipoo
the boy with the blue and white soul!
the shire
Wow!!!! Amazing news to wake up to! Superb for the club!! Well done Blackburn and well deserved jones!!!
sasman
Great news!! good timing as well with the Gamster fiasco still lingering on. the lad's got a promising future and good defenders don't come cheap these days.
ITSALLROVER
Maybe this will show MGP the way?!
Mikey Delap
I will miss MGP if he leaves, but I wouldnt be too dissapointed any more....is joe ledly still going for free?
LHrover
Very good news here before transfer season.....cheers
riisenholt
Great news! well done to Jonesy for the outstanding performances and well done to Rovers for securing a star of the future! The future is looking bright for the rovers with all the talented youth we have in our squad!
luke5045
Hey, Jones is still only 18 - he will be an excellent defender - and I think if Arsenal or another team came in, he probably knew that he'd not get as many chances to play as he will with us. However, I think the club have tied him to a long contract so that if any teams come sniffing they'd also have to pay a huge transfer fee.
FreidelNo.1
Awesome, just awesome!!!
mani13963
Superb news, the best news I've heard for a while!! Hand's off Arsene!!
Walker
a fantastic sign for the future. well done rovers
retroflair31
 

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