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Superman hands Rovers a big boost

Superman hands Rovers a big boost

Phil Jones has handed Blackburn a timely boost by making a much faster than expected recovery from his leg injury sustained before Christmas.

Jonesy was expected to be out of action for the rest of the season but the word on the street is that he could even be back within the month.

Steve told Rovers.co.uk - 'Phil is back out on the pitch working with Dave Fevre so he's making good progress,'

'He's coming on quicker than we thought, so hopefully in three or four weeks he'll be available for selection.

'That is another great boost, as he was unfortunate to pick up the injury that he had, but he's a young man and he's healing quick and that is something we are really looking forward to, getting him back in the fold.'

The big question Steve faces is where to play Phil, central midfield or central defence?

Either way this is blinding news.

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Monday February 7 2011
Time: 8:38AM

Comments

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Great news!
Mikey Delap
07/02/2011 08:45:00
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Something tells me this was always the case.. and the fact this was announced just after the window closed.. seems to back up my suspicions..
rover23
07/02/2011 13:10:00
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Brilliant news! Phil Jones is Superman! Just proved it!
BlueSue
07/02/2011 14:09:00
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Top news, could use the lad to show Samba how to defend after recent performances. Can't wait to have him back in the team.
ITSALLROVER
07/02/2011 21:49:00
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Central Defence. Him and Nelsen....Samba needs a rest....and a kick up the arse
sasman
08/02/2011 00:12:00
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it always help to be young...and be a superman. may be we can try 3-5-2 when he comes back, just like what liverpool did to chelsea the other day.
DommyWalker
08/02/2011 01:40:00
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We shouldnt rush him back, if we amass enough point over next few games i'd personally keep him out as long as possible to ensure there is no chance of a recurrance
glen9mullan
08/02/2011 11:26:00
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