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Rovers announce new squad numbers

Rovers have announced this seasons squad numbers one day ahead of the new season.

The clearest sign that J-Rob is on his way out is that he has not been given a squad number and Niko Kalinic is the new club number 9.

El Hadji Diouf is number 10 and Martin Olsson has been 'promoted' to number 3.

For a list of the numbers in full visit this link - http://www.rovers.co.uk/page/NewsDetail/0,,10303~2121741,00.html?

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The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 13 2010

Time: 5:07PM

Your Comments

Thank god Nelly is still number 6! My new shirt is safe!!! :)
Mikey Delap
Mame Biram Diouf... number 41.. strange...
rover23
plenty of scope for new signings.. numbers : 16, 18, 20, 21, 22, 24, 26, still up for grabs!
rover23
Only a 25 man squad though!!!!
Mikey Delap
ahh if we sign Jo.. i hope he doesnt get the number 18!!!! I have "Joe" number 18 on the back of mine.. people will just think im stupid!
rover23
only 19 players in the squad over the age of 21 though... so room for 6 more!
rover23
zurab also has no number.. looks like he is going
rover23
Another significant thing that has come out of naming the squad is that Chris Samba has been made captain, according to the official site, which I think is a great move. Nelly was a great captain but Samba was inspired to another level when he was given it last year during Nelly's injury.
fransavarese
Thats true Fran and I doubt Nelly needs the armband to continue to be the leader he is on and off the pitch.
Durks
Niko no.9 and deservedly so, Let's hope he fires the goals in for us.
ITSALLROVER
 

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