Great return for Billy

Billy Sharp

Billy Sharp

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It may have come much sooner than anyone would have expected but there has never seemed any doubt that Billy Sharp would one day return to Rovers.

t goes without saying that the love from the club towards him is tangible.

Few players reach ‘club legend’ status while they are still active, certainly at the club where they are deified.

Sharp with his strikes, passion and the unforgettable ‘goal from heaven’ cemented such status by the tender age of 25.

He given a big bear hug by virtually every member of staff at Cantley Park on the morning of his return to the club, from the catering staff up to the coaches.

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