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Shock Premier Return For Former Rover

Shock Premier Return For Former Rover

Former Blackburn Rovers striker Shefki Kuqi looks set to make a return to the Premier League!!

Kuqi had (should that be has) a cult following at Ewood Park and the Finnish veteran was being linked with (now looks certain to complete) a shock return to the Premier League with Newcastle United understood to be close to completing the signing the 34-year-old on a short-term contract to help solve their own striking problems.

The Finland International recently had his contract with Swansea City terminated by mutual consent, which left Kuqi free to move to another club outside the transfer window and his trademark belly flop goal celebration could seen be seen again in the Premier League. As fate would have it we've got to play Newcastle again next up, I don't want to see this celebration against us!!


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Writer:Walker
Date:Thursday February 10 2011
Time: 8:46AM

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The last thing I want to see on Saturday is that awesome celebration!!!
Mikey Delap
10/02/2011 09:36:00
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remember when he came on against west brom with 20 minutes to go and scored two goals to win the game! he was good for us
LHrover
10/02/2011 10:20:00
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belly flop???? its the Swan Dive by the flying finn!!!!!!
sasman
10/02/2011 12:22:00
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i liked him, he was like a truck barging through the middle of the defence lol scored a few vital goals for us off the bench!
sasman
10/02/2011 12:23:00
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He had his purpose that was for sure but he couldn't trap a bag of cement back in the day, he was a beast in the air though! And that is officially the best celebration in the history of mankind - did you hear about the lad in league two who tried it and broke his collar bone?!
Mikey Delap
10/02/2011 16:46:00
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Hope he is playing on Saturday.
Ewoodrover
10/02/2011 18:34:00
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ouch, poor bugger lol. I do hope he gets an applause from the faithful, as i said, he scored some valuable valuable late goals.....
sasman
10/02/2011 22:06:00
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Sure he will = cult hero!
FreidelNo.1
11/02/2011 11:13:00
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Fairytale stuff from scrap pile to Prem player, Good luck to the big man
glen9mullan
11/02/2011 13:53:00
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