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Caley Jags don't want to be a breeding club, says Robertson

Posted On: 17 Jan 2020   |   Posted By: Press and Journal

Caley Thistle manager John Robertson insists he faces an uphill battle to prevent clubs targeting his assets the longer Inverness remain in the Championship.
Defender Coll Donaldson became the latest player to be lured back to the Premiership by Highland rivals Ross County, following Ross Draper, Iain Vigurs and Joe Chalmers who have moved over the Kessock Bridge in recent years.
Inverness have also lost Liam Polworth, George Oakley and Owain Fon Williams to top-flight clubs within the last 12 months.
Robertson says the interest from other clubs is an inevitable consequence of his success in developing players at Caledonian Stadium.
He said: “It becomes increasingly difficult to find the standard and quality of player we require.
“We've got to look further afield. It's part of the mantra we have here - we find players and bring them in, they may have lost their way, but they get themselves back to a level.
“We obviously want them to be with us. We don't want to be a breeding club for anybody.
“We don't want...

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