UK time is: 10:25:28
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Killa keen to benefit from a suspension window

Rovers defender Matt Kilgallon has been thrust in an unlikely opportunity following the confirmation of Grant Hanley's three game suspension.

Kigallon has been but a spectator in the main this season with the prefered central defensive axis of Hanley and his partner Scott Dann proving reliable so far this season.

But with Hanley now out of the next three fixtures against Charlton, Blackpool and Middlesbrough the chance is there for the York born defender to stake a claim for a regular slot.

Kilgallon told the BBC - 'You wait patiently and train hard. If you don't help yourself and you're moaning and sulking, it's no good.'

'Killa' has revealed he was warned about the good form of his two main positional competitors when signing in the summer but with a good player development blighted only by injury Matt should prove to be able back up for the side in Hanley's absence.

'When I came in, the gaffer said to me that Grant and Scott had played really well at the end of last season and kept the team up,' Killa continued.

'He said he was going to start with them and I said that wasn't a problem.'

With Yann Songo'o also working his way into contention the position of centre back shouldn't prove to be a problem for the club this season.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 10 2013

Time: 11:41AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Always a reliable performer when he has kept himself fit. I have no doubts he can do the business in Grant's absence.
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
10/10/2013 20:35:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Lenihan Recalled (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Defender Departs (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Duffy's Rovers Season Over (Monday March 2 2015)

Bowyer: The Players Were Spot On (Monday March 2 2015)

Bournemouth 0-0 Blackburn (Champ) (Sunday March 1 2015)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Ipswich 35 17 9 9 17 60
8. Wolves 35 16 9 10 6 57
9. Forest 35 13 11 11 7 50
10. Blackburn 35 12 12 11 0 48
11. Sheff Wed 35 11 13 11 -3 46
12. Charlton 35 10 15 10 -5 45
13. Birmingham 35 11 12 12 -10 45

Breaking League News

Norwich 0 - 1 Wigan
Norwich : 05/03/2015 10:03:01
Out of contract - stick or twist? - Part 1
Reading : 05/03/2015 10:00:00
RUFC - Millers Fans Gave Revs Goose Pimples'
Rotherham : 05/03/2015 09:15:00
RUFC - Ref Watch v Huddersfield
Rotherham : 05/03/2015 09:04:00
Wolves would be crackers to block Jacobs loan
Wolves : 05/03/2015 09:03:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Sheffield Wednesday MotM
Suggested By:  Rovers Admin
Steele 0%
Henley 0%
Henry 0%
Kilgallon 50%
Spurr 0%
Taylor 0%
Williamson 0%
Spearing 50%
Marshall 0%
Rhodes 0%
Brown 0%