CONNOLLY HOPING FOR NEW DEAL
By Gerrit van Leeuwen
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
The Republic of Ireland international has spent much of the campaign on loan at Excelsior, but has been in good form since returning to Rotterdam scoring twice in the top-of-the-table clash with Ajax last week.
He joined the Dutch giants three years ago in a free transfer switch from Watford, but he failed to impress in his early days.