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The booing could be at an end

The booing could be at an end

Rovers could soon be without the services of Keith Andrews as Nottingham Forest and their new boss Steve McClaren are set to swoop to end the mass booing of the former MK Dons man.

Andrews is, shall we say, not the most popular of chaps at Ewood Park and with his limited ability £2 million will probably be seen as fair value for man who is a definite trier but is somewhat short of Premier League class.

The Daily Mail is reporting - 'McClaren will swoop for £2million Republic of Ireland midfielder Keith Andrews from Blackburn and take on his compatriot Andy Reid on a free transfer from Sunderland.'

I am guessing this news will be met with the majority approving.

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Sunday June 26 2011
Time: 8:40AM

Comments

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If we are going to shed the deadwood this is realistically where we need to start - despite the harshness of the treatment of Andrews.
Mikey Delap
26/06/2011 08:44:00
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While the booing was completely unacceptable and IMO would never have happened if he was signed from abroad and not League One, this is the best for all parties. We do need a clear out to make way for new signings and to blood the youngsters into the squad. Taxi for Grella, Rigters and Goulon?
ITSALLROVER
26/06/2011 09:44:00
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Finally, another one of Ince's flop signings going to be shown the door.
metalrover
26/06/2011 10:25:00
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Whatever people may think of Keith Andrews, he has always been committed, always given 100% and never once moaned or whinged, despite the boo boys. There are a few whingers who could learn a lesson in professionalism from him. Whatever happens I wish him all the very best
blue_n_white99
26/06/2011 10:43:00
0
I call writing the follow up to this article! Great news!
rover23
26/06/2011 11:27:00
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I am an MK Dons season ticket holder and this pages was linked through the NewsNow website. I never knew where Andrews really stood amongst the Blackburn faithful but now I clearly understand.It is a shame he never worked out but a man in his late 20's going up 2/3 divisions would never be easy. Would love him back at the Dons was a great leader for us, just a shame he could not cut it in the big time. ROI performances have not been as though
blackwellj
26/06/2011 16:27:00
0
Do they want Vinnie for an extra few quid and a bag of chips..?
BigNumber5
26/06/2011 22:10:00
0
Good for both player and club here, make abit of extra dolla and Andrews will get more game time at a lower level. Grella, Roberts & Goulon to go next hopefully and a few new signings!
marshinrover
26/06/2011 22:38:00
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If the lad goes,he should go with our best wishes,and not the booing of some of the morons, who think they know football.All i ask is 100 per cent effort,in that he was never lacking.He was a roadsweeper,in a team with no violinists,not his fault.
boddingtonblue
26/06/2011 22:38:00
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Good luck to him. He was given loads of stick but he never complained (aside from the water squirting incident... but whom among us wouldn't have done the same if not worse?!)
FreidelNo.1
26/06/2011 23:17:00
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