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Bristol Rovers cast eye over Wales international

Joe Ledley is training with Bristol Rovers, as per a report by Bristol Live. 

The midfielder is currently a free agent and is exploring the possibility of a return to England.

Ledley, who is 34 years old, last played for Newcastle Jets in the Australian A-League.

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The Wales international has racked up over 500 appearances in his career to date and could be on his way back to the Football League now.

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Ledley started out at Cardiff City and rose up through the youth ranks with the Welsh side.

He went on to play 255 times for the Blubirds before he was signed by Scottish Premiership giants Celtic in 2010. He helped the Hoops win the league title three times and the Scottish Cup once during his four years at Celtic Park.

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The tough-tackling midfielder moved back down the border to sign for Crystal Palace in January 2014 and went onto become a key player for the London. Ledley became a popular player amongst the Selhurst Park faithful during his three-and-half year stint at the club.

He dropped into the Championship to join Derby in September 2017 and played 30 times for the Rams.

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Ledley had a spell at Charlton Athletic during the 2019/20 season but struggled for opportunities at the Valley in the Championship. He then embarked on a new chapter in Australia last year but is now being looked at by Bristol Rovers.

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