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Matty On Target Again.....

Matty On Target Again.....

Well he may not be there in terms of ability just yet but if he keeps on scoring both at club level and at Under 21 level... how long can Steve 'I only pick from fashionable clubs' McClaren ignore him?

Yet again last night he showed his predator instinct to put England into the lead from 12 yards and generally had a terrific game next to the impressive Gabriel Agbonlahor from Aston Villa.

He has attributes which McClaren needs, pace, power, heading ability, ability to run the channels, and a knack of being in the right place at the right time.

He may not have enough experience to stake a regular place right now but if he keeps playing how he is doing then sooner or later a call up will come along.

He will leave clueless Steve with no choice.

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Writer:Mikey Gamst
Date:Wednesday August 22 2007
Time: 11:03AM

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Great goal from Matty last night... the reputation grows.
MikeyGamst
22/08/2007 11:25:00
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the lad sure knows where the goals are, lets hope he continues this with us, sending us into the top 6 ( at least)
sasman
22/08/2007 11:30:00
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Revenge is sweet for you Mikey lol. You've done me again, I wrote something on this (along with my article I've just added) but you beat me to it, touche!
Hughes Da Man
22/08/2007 11:39:00
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GET IN THERE!!! We all know my thoughts on Derbs, this is just another step for him along the road to a VERY bright future for both Rovers AND England.
Hughes Da Man
22/08/2007 11:39:00
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unlucky HDM... its 1-1 for those keeping score guys. I'm on a mission!!!! lol
MikeyGamst
22/08/2007 12:47:00
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just found a cracking article... http://www.sportingo.com/football/is_matt_derbyshire_an_england/1001,4513 have a read, well worth it.
MikeyGamst
22/08/2007 13:23:00
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yes people its link day... lol.... checked this one out under the "Arsenal bit" http://www.football365.com/story/0,17033,8751_2678399,00.html
MikeyGamst
22/08/2007 14:23:00
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It most certainly is 1-1, game on lol!
Wow, I'm not used to seeing Rovers being given credit, some of it still wound me up a little but on the whole it was very complimentary wasn't it. Derbs WON'T go anywhere though will he, he's Rovers through and through, so unless he has no other option he'll go nowhere will he.
Hughes Da Man
22/08/2007 17:49:00
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I may have to look art football365 more often, I think that guy basically summed up EXACTLY whaty most of us have said recently!
Good links dude.
Hughes Da Man
22/08/2007 17:51:00
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good call HDM... unless he is pushed he wont pull.
MikeyGamst
22/08/2007 18:33:00
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