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Rovers in power struggle over Simon Cox

Rovers in power struggle over Simon Cox

Rovers could be on the cusp of securing the signing of West Brom's Simon Cox... but that is only part of the story.

Rovers and WBA are in talks over the transfer of striker Simon Cox and the player seems to be set on the move but whilst Steve Kean is... err... keen there are people in powerful places at Ewood Park who think there could be a better alternative elsewhere for Rovers.

This has led to something of a power struggle at Ewood with the much maligned boss trying to push the deal through but the bigwigs trying to block it leaving the player sat twiddling his thumbs.

The club have been looking at adding to their options in the forward and defence positions with Cox available it was thought that for around £2m it was a wise addition.

Expect them to put their foot on the gas double time if the Leon Best news falls into the 'not desired' category.

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Monday July 30 2012
Time: 9:31AM

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Interesting indeed. The outcome of this will tell us a lot...
Mikey Delap
30/07/2012 10:11:00
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I think we can do better then Cox personally. A very ordinary striker IMO.
Tombo1984
30/07/2012 12:04:00
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Well i think he shows a lot of heart when he plays for Ireland but he needs more first time footbal to improve l
stevekally
30/07/2012 13:04:00
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Atleasy he's not bloody portugese!!
marshinrover
30/07/2012 23:31:00
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