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Glenn Whelan Signs for Rovers

4 September 2021

The Club is delighted to announce the signing of experienced midfielder, Glenn Whelan.

Whelan, who has made over 200 appearances in the Premier League, joins Rovers on a one-year deal.

The 37-year-old reunites with Manager Joey Barton, who he worked under at Fleetwood Town.

The midfielder has extensive experience, having featured for the likes of Aston Villa, Sheffield Wednesday and Stoke City - while also earning over 90 caps for the Republic of Ireland.

On the latest addition, Manager Joey Barton said, "We are delighted to add Glenn to the group, his experience will be a huge asset for us this season.

"His arrival also gives us another option in the midfield area. He's been training with us now for a few weeks, so is ready to get started and help us achieve our goals this season."

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