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Rigters To Leave Ewood Park?!?!

Rigters To Leave Ewood Park?!?!

Blackburn Rovers striker Maceo Rigters looks as though his possible move away from Ewood Park this month will be taking place after all.

Rigters was only signed last summer but has found it increasingly difficult to get a place in the Rovers match day squads of sixteen let alone the starting XI, so with a loan move already mooted previously (despite Rovers denying this) it is looking very much so that he will leave Rovers by the end of the month.

However, Rovers would ONLY sell him permanently if they received a BIG MONEY offer, and seem more prepared to loan out the Dutch International, with several Championship Clubs and some in his homeland believed to be interested.


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Writer:Walker
Date:Monday January 14 2008
Time: 7:59PM

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I ALWAYS thought he was signed as a player for the future but thought he would get a bit more of a go. It makes sense to loan him out for the remainder of the season and bring him back next season.
Hughes Da Man
14/01/2008 20:02:00
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So tough at the moment, strikers wise. So much quality it's impossible to keep them all happy!
martinr
14/01/2008 20:06:00
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Also I think our lack of success in all cup competitions hasn't helped with regards to opportunities to rotate the squad.
martinr
14/01/2008 20:07:00
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martinr i was just thinkin bout that earlier. last year we went far in the cup and also had the luxury of playing a few fringe players in the group stages of the uefa cup but this hasnt happened this season limiting our opportunities! i do think that we need to start blooding some of the younger members of the squad and get them used to the demands of the premierleague
durks de rover
14/01/2008 20:33:00
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i dont think we can really afford to blood anyone in the league at the moment. With the table so tight at the top, we need our best teams playing, week in week out. Maybe Cameo roles of the bench but thats about it
sasman
14/01/2008 21:43:00
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Really though he's gonna be a star for us....
IsraeliRover
14/01/2008 21:55:00
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I also feel bad for Matty D, he's looked like a future England starter when he's come on, but this season he's barely had a shout. I just really hope he doesn't start getting disillusioned too.. maybe we should have let McCarthey go when he started getting too big for his boots in the summer after all
Bents4eng
14/01/2008 23:41:00
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never mind you win some you lose some as long as the majority of your squad are happy then one or two leaving is never a bad thing
ozanne park rangers
15/01/2008 03:33:00
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Yeah I'm disappointed for Derbs too. I would like to see him given more opportunities in the coming weeks, just to mix things up a little.
roversman
15/01/2008 09:34:00
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I have a feeling that Beni just mite leave, I dont think the club would suffer to much judging this seasons display!! Rigters looks ok on wot I've seen but not enough to be sure he's wot we need, hopefully he'll go on loan, if he playes well then grand if not we can sell on
Clint
15/01/2008 11:07:00
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