Midfield duo to stay at Rochdale

21 December 2009 04:23
Midfield duo Will Atkinson and Jason Taylor have extended their loan deals at Rochdale.Both players will remain with the League Two leaders until January. [LNB]Atkinson, 21, is on loan from Premier League side Hull City and has yet to be on the losing side in six appearances for Dale. [LNB]Taylor signed an initial one-month contract at Spotland after arriving from Rotherham and has since made six appearances, scoring one goal. [LNB]The 22-year-old will not be eligible to play in Rochdale's clash with the Millers in the new year. [LNB]Atkinson, who has previously been on loan at Port Vale and Mansfield, made his debut in the 2-1 victory at Dagenham & Redbridge on 21 November and scored in the 3-0 home win over Macclesfield. [LNB]"It's a great place to be at the moment and I didn't hesitate when asked to stay," he told the club's website. [LNB]"It always helps when you are winning games but it makes it really enjoyable when you play alongside some fantastic players, and we have plenty of them here."

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