UK time is: 21:45:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Junior makes Rovers future pledge

Good news to kick the afternoon off with as Junior Hoilett has affirmed his commitment to the club he came out of the youth ranks with.

Hoilett has seen his contract run down in the last few months and manager Steve Kean even put talks on hold until the season was over as he didn't want to disrupt Junior's blistering form.

But with the wait has come a risk that he could be on his way if the club didn't act to reward his ascension to first team certainty, a risk that Hoilett has assured the Rovers fans won't end up regretting.

Junior told the Lancashire Telegraph - 'Of course when you are not playing and don't know if you are going to come on and get any minute it is frustrating. Of course you get frustrated especially as a young kid you want to play.

'Steve Kean has been great for me, I have enjoyed the experience and I am looking forward to pushing on next season.

'Hopefully we will get something sorted (new contract). Of course I am happy with the club, I am enjoying myself and I am happy here.'

Fantastic news.

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday May 24 2011

Time: 2:19PM

Your Comments

Good! Get the contract signed. IMO it will be the best piece of business we can do this summer.
fransavarese
bang, first bit of contract news on the cards, sign him up, hopefully jones shares the same vision!
sasman
Do it Hoilett! DO IT!
Mikey Delap
Great to hear, he's come on leaps and bounds this season and next season with a few good signings around him he will only get better. Hurry up and Pass him the pen and paper to sign please Mr Kean ASAP.
ITSALLROVER
This is a good start to the summer break! Get him to sign up, if we keep P Jones + Samba (Which IMO I think we will) and sign a new Left Back (Wayne Bridge?) and maybe a Right Back (Micah Richards?) as Salgado is loosing his legs, a Central Midfielder (Charlie Adam/Scot Parker?? We can try!) + J Jones if we can keep him and atleast 1 GOOD Striker (Demba Ba?). I think next season will be an exciting one! Let's hope the new owners invest on transfers in this window!
marshinrover
Hopefully this can be sorted in next couple of weeks, He has been incredible since xmas, and is one for us all to get excited about
glen9mullan
Get him signed up! Don't let him leave the room until pen and paper have met and he's a Rover for the next 5 years! Cross fingers that this is the first of a series of good news items.
rossp2112
Marshinrover - Wayne Bridge(?) are you on drugs or something!?
FreidelNo.1
Glad to hear of this - great news.
FreidelNo.1
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Rovers disappoint again (Friday April 18 2014)

Rovers expecting DJ help (Thursday April 17 2014)

Marshall aiming for early return (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Millwall set to end Campbell loan (Thursday April 10 2014)

Bowyer delighted with Rovers (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Reading 43 17 13 13 10 64
8. Ipswich 42 17 13 12 8 64
9. Bournemouth 43 17 11 15 -1 62
10. Blackburn 43 15 16 12 3 61
11. Forest 42 14 17 11 4 59
12. Middlesbrough 42 14 16 12 10 58
13. Watford 41 14 15 12 16 57

Breaking League News

Rovers remain in relegation dogfight
Doncaster : 18/04/2014 21:36:00
Ten Owls wide awake as Cherries dream falters
Bournemouth : 18/04/2014 21:33:00
Doncaster : 18/04/2014 21:24:00
One to Watch - Riyad Mahrez
Q.P.R. : 18/04/2014 21:13:00
Rovers disappoint again
Blackburn : 18/04/2014 19:59:00
Leicester City v QPR - Match Preview
Q.P.R. : 18/04/2014 19:25:00
Howe: We are hugely disappointed
Bournemouth : 18/04/2014 19:19:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Robbo for England? (again)
Suggested By:  VB Admin
Yes, as back up - why not? 55%
No, his time has been and gone 45%