For the past month it seems anyone with the word ‘striker’ on their CV has been touted as a potential Rovers signing. Word even has it that Arthur Scargill turned down a move to the Keepmoat after he failed to agree personal terms. Anyway, forget MacLeod, Cureton, Windass et al as Rovers have now added Bristol City’s Steve Brooker to the squad. A long time scourge of the Rovers defence, hopefully Brooker can prove as clinical and troublesome for us as he has against us in past season for the Robins and Port Vale.
So, this week we’ve dedicated our video feature to a search for footage of the new man that will fill everyone with giddy excitement at an inevitable rise up the table; as we brush fellow Championship teams aside like a bully knocking over geeks’ lunch trays on his way to a canteen scrap. However, our search took a bizarre twist when amongst a lot of grainy mobile phone footage of Steve Brooker appearently scoring, or nearly scoring we found this which shows him to be surprisingly light on his feet for a big man