Burton sign Forest striker Rodney

08 March 2011 03:46
Burton Albion manager Paul Peschisolido has signed Nottingham Forest striker Nialle Rodney on a one-month loan deal.The Brewers were keen to strengthen their attacking options after recent signing Calvin Zola was ruled out for a month with a hamstring tear. [LNB]Rodney, 20, has made three substitute appearances in the Championship this season and will be available for Tuesday's home game against Lincoln. [LNB]"He's strong and quick and very direct," Peschisolido said. [LNB]"We wanted somebody who could bring a bit more presence and pace to the squad as I think we need a bit more athleticism. [LNB]"He's somebody who we've been looking at for a little while. He's been in and around the first team squad at Forest and he will certainly be a good addition for us."

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