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Roberts Dismisses Town Link
Roberts Dismisses Town Link
Monday, 13th Jun 2011 23:46

Blackburn striker Jason Roberts has dismissed reports that he was the player at Portman Road today holding talks regarding a move to Town.

The 33-year-old tweeted: "I have only just seen and read the rumours. I can confirm that I am still in Grenada and I have not spoken to anybody from Ipswich!"

Reports of another potential recruit being at the club to speak with Paul Jewell have been circulating on the TWTD Message Board throughout the afternoon with Roberts's former Wigan team-mate Nathan Ellington, who is a free agent having been released by Watford, also rumoured to have been the player involved.

Roberts, who along with Ellington was a member of Jewell’s 2004/05 promotion-winning Wigan side, was initially linked with the Blues in May when the Town boss refused to comment on the speculation.

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Sindre94 added 23:57 - Jun 13
noo :/
hopefully that is to fool us, or something.
desperate to get him!

churchmans added 23:59 - Jun 13
do you know what i thought it was to good to be true he will end up at one of the promoted clubs or someone like wolves,bolton still a prem striker deffo

GTRKing added 00:02 - Jun 14
look i think the striker at PR Today must be chad evans because he tlked to PJ So most likely to be him

SitfcB added 00:02 - Jun 14
Most short lived transfer story EVER? :(

homer_123 added 00:03 - Jun 14

GTRKing added 00:03 - Jun 14
yh why post it if it's not true sorry Phil I hope it was chad evans at PR today need 1 more striker then we can sort rest out

homer_123 added 00:06 - Jun 14
@GTRKing - this the guy you mean?

GTRKing added 00:07 - Jun 14
yh i do mean him um doh nuts lol. Hope it's him lol

SitfcB added 00:14 - Jun 14
So Ched Evans is big and black?

GTRKing added 00:17 - Jun 14
um dunno but he looks like to be our new signing but we wait & see

homer_123 added 00:17 - Jun 14
@SitfcB It's Chad Evans - tsk

ITFCMonk added 00:25 - Jun 14
well thats a blow then, i would still be excited if its ellington though

bluey360 added 00:31 - Jun 14
It seems very weird of phil to say Roberts at club for talks? Then 15mins later Jason says he is in Grenada still on holiday, I wonder who it was at the ground then

riley26 added 00:57 - Jun 14
Clayton Donaldson?

Tractorog added 01:38 - Jun 14
Curses it was the Wigan Janitor with a Jason Roberts mask on - and he would have got away with it if it wasn't for those pesky tweets.

ericgates added 04:59 - Jun 14
If a big black guy was talking with PJ, and its not Jason Roberts, perhaps its Olafinjana of Cardiff.

Now that would be a powerhouse for our midfield.

DiamondGezzer added 06:55 - Jun 14
Wasn't St. Ledger supposed to be at PR today ? And the Colchester player ?

bedsitfc added 07:57 - Jun 14
very good player but i would like to see the average age of the squad go down, i know having an old head in defence can be invalueable but not sure about up front.

Bergholtblue added 09:08 - Jun 14
I remember the last Watford reject we bought. Once bitten twice shy.

MaySixth added 09:18 - Jun 14
Classic messageboard rumour. EMBARASSING.

jas0999 added 17:17 - Jun 14
Would prefer Roberts to Evans!

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