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Youngster Rooney agees Gills deal
Published : 06 May 2009 10:49:51
The 18-year-old midfielder scored 12 times for the Gills' youth team this season and has been involved in the first-team squad on a few occasions, although he is yet to make his debut. He made six Blue Square Premier appearances while on work experience with Lewes at the end of the season and manager Mark Stimson hopes he can press for a first-team spot next season. "Luke is technically a good player," he said. "He's busy, he gets around the pitch and he's got an eye for goal. "We'll be looking for him to come back in pre-season and fight for a first-team place."