Penney explains Daniels decision

21 February 2011 01:51
Bristol Rovers boss Dave Penney has said on-loan goalkeeper Luke Daniels was given the weekend off to "get his head together".The 23-year-old was replaced in goal by new loan signing Conrad Logan for Saturday's 1-0 win over Oldham. [LNB]Penney told BBC Radio Bristol: "Luke wasn't happy obviously, every loan player has come here to play. [LNB]"We sent him home for the weekend to give him a chance to get his head together a little bit." [LNB][LNB] [LNB][LNB] West Brom keeper Daniels has conceded 26 goals in his nine appearances for the Pirates but Penney still thinks the former Manchester United trainee has a future at the club. [LNB]"I just felt I need to change it a little bit, get a fresh voice in," he said. [LNB]"I don't think Luke has been chucking them in by any means. We've got him until the end of the season and it's up to him to keep fighting for his place." [LNB]Penney also revealed that former Swindon Town defender Jerel Ifil, 28, is training with the club.

Source: BBC_Sport