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Zonz deadline day bid rejected

It has been revealed that Steve N'Zonzi was subject to a bit of deadline day interest but the two bids that came in for him were turned down out of hand as Rovers fought to keep their key players.

The Zonz is back in the side this season after a hit and miss campaign last time out and his abilities alerted a club who wanted a bit of the lanky Frenchman.

Kean wouldn't name the club involved.

The Rovers boss told the Lancashire Telegraph - "There was a bit of interest for Steven'

"I don`t want to say which club but there were two bids that came in for Steven from the same club and we fought that off and managed to keep him.

"I think Steven`s got great quality and he`s improving all the time.

"He came back pre-season in fantastic condition, had a really strong pre-season and it`s no surprise that there are some big clubs interested in him."

Keeping hold of players like Olsson, Zonz and Chris Samba is as good as making any further signings as they are the nucleus of the future.

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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 2 2011

Time: 12:19PM

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I personally highly rate Zonz, good news about keeping him.
Mikey Delap
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02/09/2011 12:29:00

I personally highly rate Zonz, good news about keeping him.
Mikey Delap
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02/09/2011 12:29:00

If he can get back to his debut seasons form, add in Petrovic bedding in and getting fitter.. you wouldnt want to come up against that as an opposing CM player would you?
Andy Fergie
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02/09/2011 12:38:00

If he can get back to his debut seasons form, add in Petrovic bedding in and getting fitter.. you wouldnt want to come up against that as an opposing CM player would you?
Andy Fergie
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02/09/2011 12:38:00

Good news keeping hold of Zonz, hopefully things will start to improve asap
mutts nutts
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02/09/2011 13:11:00

Good news keeping hold of Zonz, hopefully things will start to improve asap
mutts nutts
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02/09/2011 13:11:00

Glad he stayed, he will be in the backbone of our teams for years if he keeps up the good work
Red_ice
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02/09/2011 13:23:00

Glad he stayed, he will be in the backbone of our teams for years if he keeps up the good work
Red_ice
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02/09/2011 13:23:00

defo good news that we have been able to keep future stars and more importantly that kean rejected both bids......anyone got ideas about who the club is and how much was bidded?
aadil4rovers
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02/09/2011 14:21:00

defo good news that we have been able to keep future stars and more importantly that kean rejected both bids......anyone got ideas about who the club is and how much was bidded?
aadil4rovers
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02/09/2011 14:21:00

I've heard it was Fulham
rover23
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02/09/2011 16:29:00

I've heard it was Fulham
rover23
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02/09/2011 16:29:00

i reckon are some mediocre team in the french league
wonderkid10
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02/09/2011 18:06:00

i reckon are some mediocre team in the french league
wonderkid10
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02/09/2011 18:06:00

I'm glad he's staying. Alongside Petrovic, and with Samba and Dann in behind, he'll be part of what is potentially a very strong core to our side.
rossp2112
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03/09/2011 11:02:00

I'm glad he's staying. Alongside Petrovic, and with Samba and Dann in behind, he'll be part of what is potentially a very strong core to our side.
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03/09/2011 11:02:00

 

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