Date:Wednesday September 13 2006
Jonathan Forte, left winger or centre forward?
Brilliant player, or lazy timewaster? Opions on our loan signing from the Blades are mixed.
Forte is in his third spell at Belle Vue, and has yet to show the form that impressed the Rovers fans the first time around.
Forte doesn't seem to know where he wants to play. Just before joining us on loan for his first spell, Forte stated on BBC Radio Sheffield that he was a left winger and did not like playing upfront. However, since then he has changed his mind and on the same station recently said he did not like playing on the wing and wanted to be a striker! This perhaps is his problem. He doesn't know what to do, where to be and, as such, is ineffective.
What has brought him this far, however, is his natural ability to beat a player with trickery and skill. How much further can this take him though? Based on recent performances, including the sub appearance against Huddersfield he seems disinterested and unwilling to chase balls down and work hard.
Disagree? Think he's the answer to our left winger shortage? Comment on the forum or in the box below.
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