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Rodriguez on Target in Barnsley Debut

Jay Rodriguez was released on loan to Barnsley for a month this week. He signed on Monday before the 5pm January transfer window deadline and went straight into their squad to face Preston at Deepdale last night in their Championship clash.

The Tykes had an impressive victory beating Preston 4-1.

Rodriguez was named on the bench for this game and did not come on until the second minute of extra time with the score already at 3-1.

Two minutes later though the score was 4-1 after former Claret striker, Andy Gray squared the ball to Rodriguez for a simple tap in. So a short but impressive start for Rodriguez on his Barnsley debut and that will do his confidence a power of good after returning from a long spell out with a broken ankle.

Two of our former players were also involved in the Barnsley goals last night. With the score at 1-1 Preston's Michael Hart deflected a header from our former defender Stephen Foster into his own net to put Barnsley ahead.

Andy Gray then made it 3-1 after controlling a long upfield punt to shoot and score.


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Writer: turfmanphil Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 3 2010

Time: 8:17AM

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Nice one Jay Rod!
turfmanphil
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03/02/2010 08:24:00

Brilliant Jay especially against PNE.
sheclaret
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03/02/2010 08:57:00

My future father-in-law is a Preston fan. He was not happy to receive a text from me singing super Jay! Well done Jay lad!
ClaretClaude
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03/02/2010 09:15:00

Why did Robbins wait till stopage time to bring him on.
Grimsby Claret
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03/02/2010 12:30:00

Maybe he will now get more of a game. I know he is a super sub but stoppage time is a bit daft.
sheclaret
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03/02/2010 13:17:00

I hope he keeps scoring then gets a run for us when he gets back. Oh and I hope he keeps asking Gray, "So good move to Charlton?" Up the clarets.
skutter169
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03/02/2010 20:55:00

You can see his goal now on the BBC Media Player by cutting&pasting this link:http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/eng_div_1/8496600.stm
turfmanphil
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04/02/2010 13:45:00

Managed to see his goal on sky a simple tap in but he took it well hopefully one of a hat-full for him
8clarets8
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06/02/2010 14:07:00

 

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