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Derbyshire keen to discuss Blackburn options

Matt Derbyshire says he'd be happy to stay with Blackburn Rovers - if he is guaranteed a regular game.

The England U21 striker said: "If I am going to play football here then I will be more than happy to stay here, why wouldn't I be?

"But if I am going to be playing more football there then I will be going there.

"I am in this profession to play football, not sit on a subs bench or play for the reserves.

"I am at the age now where it is very important I do play football. I have to do that for my career.

"I have been at Blackburn for a long time and I love the club. The fans have been superb to me and still are. But I have to go where is best for my career."

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