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PUBLISHED: 12:15 12 March 2008 | UPDATED: 13:13 24 August 2010

Ainsworth and De Canio on the touchline during Tuesday's win over Blackpool

Ainsworth and De Canio on the touchline during Tuesday's win over Blackpool

CLUB captain Gareth Ainsworth will combine playing with a varied role assisting manager Luigi de Canio next season. Ainsworth has already signed a new one-year playing deal and details of his redefined role at QPR are due to be confirmed in the next few

CLUB captain Gareth Ainsworth will combine playing with a varied role assisting manager Luigi de Canio next season.

Ainsworth has already signed a new one-year playing deal and details of his redefined role at QPR are due to be confirmed in the next few days.

The 34-year-old, who is Rangers' longest serving player, has been a regular presence on the touchline recently and gives a team talk before each match.

He said: "QPR is the only place I want to be and I hope my experience and knowledge of the game can help the club.


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