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Emerton - 'I am a Rover through and through'

Emerton - 'I am a Rover through and through'

Rovers stalwart Brett Emerton has put to bed any suggestion he will be anywhere other than Blackburn Rovers next season.

Emo was linked in the media a few weeks ago with a move to Galatasaray and as the speculation began to build fans were worried that a move may be on the cards.

But with the World Cup now a collection of memories, Emerton has quashed any lingering doubt that he could offskies with a short, sharp statement.

Our Brett, spoke to the Lancashire Telegraph and said - "I'm sick of speaking about it. It was only speculation. It was a rumour started in the media, and it snowballed.

"I was disappointed by it and I let the journalist who started it know how I felt. I would love for the speculation to be put to rest. I have two years left on my contract and I intend to finish there."

Thank you Brett, nicely said as well.

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Monday July 19 2010
Time: 9:22AM

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Great attitude and commitment.
kevin e
19/07/2010 10:06:00
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love the part where he says, I let the journalist who started it know how i felt!!! you get stuck into him there emo!
sasman
19/07/2010 10:07:00
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Legend
IcemanBRFC
19/07/2010 10:30:00
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There seem to be some VERY positive comments coming out of the squad at the moment. It does seem like a very good spirit at the moment, one things for sure i certainly would not liked to have been that Journo!!! ha!!!
bennipoo
19/07/2010 10:37:00
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Great news!
oziroversfan
19/07/2010 11:12:00
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I'm happy about this - I wish players would do this more often
Freidelno.1
19/07/2010 13:21:00
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I agree here, awesome words from our man... I thought that talk was just speculation but you never know until the player speaks! Well done Brett!!!
Mikey Delap
19/07/2010 13:56:00
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Good On Ya Emo, too many hacks without any facts these days especially prior to the new season.
mutts nutts
19/07/2010 16:10:00
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Great to hear Emerton's committment to Rovers. He's one of our longest serving players, after Brad Friedel, Tugay, Henning Berg left. One of the good buys by Graeme Souness. He's solid at right back.
metalrover
20/07/2010 07:18:00
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