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Kean wants Cox

Steve Kean wants to sign West Brom striker Simon Cox to help the promotion bid this season.

Despite already signing Leon Best and Nuno Gomes to boost the front line, Rovers are apparently in talks with West Brom over the move for the Irishman.

Kean feels that Cox is the right man to penetrate (sorry)Championship defences and get the goals Rovers need to top the league.

It is believed West Brom would want around 3.5 million for the 25 year old, who they signed from Swindon in 2009 for 1.5 million after he scored 32 goals in 54 games for the lower league side.

Cox is a full Irish international, representing his country 14 times to date, most recently at the European Championships in Poland/Austria.

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Writer: Joe Ainscough Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday July 16 2012

Time: 6:41PM

Your Comments

I had second thoughts about using that headline Rover lol
Baggy Boy
Right who the hell approved this headline?! ;)
Mikey Delap
ooh, you dont realise the temptation to login and change "wants" to "is a" LOL
BomBom
another striker,,!
marshinrover
You can just hear the commentary now: "Best...Cox...Goodwillie" :)
rossp2112
Im sure Kean likes Cox, he already had a bit of Goodwillie.
IcemanBRFC
Steve Kean On Cox was going to be my effort, but thought too many might take it the wrong way! :-)
Baggy Boy
 

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