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Roofe joins Cobblers

Winger moves to League Two outfit on loan

KEMAR Roofe has joined Northampton Town on a 28-day youth loan until October 24.

The 19-year-old winger signed his first professional contract in January and starred for Baggies reserves last term.

He was an unused substitute for trips to Bournemouth and Manchester City during the 2011/12 campaign.

And this will be the Albion Academy product’s first domestic loan, having enjoyed a short spell in Iceland with Vikingur Reykjavik two summers ago.

Roofe joins the League Two Cobblers in ninth place and his spell at Sixfields includes games against Burton, Gillingham, Bristol Rovers, Colchester, Exeter, Barnet and Bradford.