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Alistair Campbell Visited Drome!

Alistair Campbell Visited Drome!

Staunch Burnley fan Alistair Campbell visted Colchester United's Layer Road last weekend, following his beloved Burnley side in what turned out to be a zero-zero affair.

He was in the away end - which was by no means full - and told the local Evening Gazette after the game: 'I did not think Colchester had much quality, and if I had seem them play like that earlier in the season, I would have thought they were relegation candidates.'

The former goverment minister, 49, went on to say that United were 'defying gravity' in terms of thier current league position, adding: 'If Burnley can't go up I think it would be great if a small club like Colchester were promoted - it would not be bad for the Premiership.'

Source: Evening Gazette


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Writer:Matt_Us
Date:Wednesday February 28 2007
Time: 10:45AM

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