of how he performed in his previous spell, a lot of clubs wanted to take him and he had his choice of six, seven or eight clubs to go to. But Kiko always said to me, and has been true to his word, that if he was fit and coming back out on loan, he wanted to come back here."
Ben Amos kept a clean sheet for Carlisle at Rotherham despite the Cumbrians going down to 10 men. The keeper made good saves to thwart Michael O'Connor, Ben Pringle and Tom Eaves.
Further afield, Bebe came off the bench for the last 19 minutes of Pacos de Ferreira's 1-0 victory against Belenenses, Marnick Vermijl played in NEC Nijmegen's 2-1 reverse at Cambuur and Angelo Henriquez was withdrawn after 55 minutes of Real Zaragoza's 1-0 win over Girona. Davide Petrucci was not involved in Royal Antwerp's 0-0 draw with Hoogstraten.