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Rovers Academy Bring Home The Goods

Well we didn't have to wait long to find out the answer - it's congratulations to the Rovers Academy who have bagged themselves their Academy League title after winning 1-0 at Manchester United this morning.

Rovers were fairly dominant throughout but it took until seven minutes before time and a late goal from substitute Modou Cham to seal the points with all three needed to overhaul Manchester City at the top of table.

As a result of today's win Rovers now face a play-off semi final with a tough Newcastle side at Brockhall on Saturday to see who contest the grand final to crown the national academy champions.

Well done to the boys - a great achievement in a season full of highlights for the youngsters.

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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday May 2 2012

Time: 2:46PM

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Well done to the boys!
Mikey Delap
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02/05/2012 14:50:00

Excellent achievement - well done
FreidelNo.1
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02/05/2012 15:13:00

Well done the lads. Will be seeing a lot more of them next season I think!
fransavarese
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03/05/2012 09:05:00

There's next season's Championship line-up!
BigNumber5
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04/05/2012 18:43:00

 

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