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They Played For Rovers & The Magpies

Tuesday, 27 February 2024

It’s a mid-90‘s throwback as Rovers lock horns with Newcastle United in the FA Cup. It’s a list sprinkled with talent but how many did you remember?

We’ve asked Mike Delap to confirm those players who have played for both the Blues and the Magpies & in this instalment of #DelapsDerbies therefore, it’s…



 Ben Arentoft

Adam Armstrong

John Bailey

David Barton

David Batty

Craig Bellamy

Leon Best

Viv Busby

Jesse Carver

Andy Cole

Stan Dixon

Damien Duff

Kevin Gallacher

Howard Gayle

Keith Gillespie

Shay Given

Danny Guthrie

Grant Hanley

Gordon Hindson

Bill Imrie

Roger Jones

Albert Keating

Glenn Keeley 

Zurab Khizanishvili

Shefki Kuqi

Lee Makel

John McNamee

Kit Napier

Graham Oates

Darren Peacock

Robert Roxborough 

Scott Sellars

Alan Shearer


Danny Simpson

Jack Smith

Jock Sorley

Dave Turner

Charlie Watts

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