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Released Blackburn Rovers striker closing in on Hibs return

Former Blackburn Rovers striker Anthony Stokes is understood to be likely to re-join former club Hibernian following his release by the Ewood Park outfit according to the Edinburgh Evening News. The 28-year-old Dublin born hotshot endured a miserable 12 months with Rovers and the player has come to a mutual agreement to terminate his contract [...] The post Released Blackburn Rovers striker closing in on Hibs return appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 06:11 pm on The 72

Aston Villa ready to offer contract to free agent defender

Aston Villa are preparing to offer a contract to Christopher Samba according to a report from the Daily Mail. The 33-year-old defender is well known for England for playing for clubs such as Blackburn Rovers and QPR but over the last few players he has been playing for teams mostly in Eastern Europe. He would [...] The post Aston Villa ready to offer contract to free agent defender appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 08:26 pm on The 72

Blackburn Rovers sign former Birmingham City defender after successful trial

Blackburn Rovers have signed Paul Caddis on a free transfer after he had a successful trial with the club as confirmed by the club website. Caddis started last season at Birmingham City where he was hailed as a hero for scoring the goal that saved them from being relegated from the Sky Bet Championship in [...] The post Blackburn Rovers sign former Birmingham City defender after successful trial appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 03:51 pm on The 72

Potential Forest starting XI for the opening day

As the season comes around, unsurprisingly, most Sky Bet Championship sides are very busy adding players to their ranks to try to ensure a successful season, as more than half the clubs in the division prepare for a promotion push. Although they had a disappointing season last time out, finishing 21st, level on points with [...] The post Potential Forest starting XI for the opening day appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 03:16 pm on The 72

Blackburn Rovers fans react to signing of Championship striker

Blackburn Rovers have completed the signing of Reading striker Dominic Samuel for an undisclosed fee, as reported on the club’s official website. Blackburn had been linked with Samuel for a couple of weeks, but fans were forced to wait over a week for the transfer to finally go through.  The 23-year-old striker has signed a three-year [...] The post Blackburn Rovers fans react to signing of Championship striker appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 12:31 pm on The 72

Barnsley set to sign Everton midfielder on loan

As reported by the Liverpool Echo, Joe Williams is set to join Barnsley on loan until January. The midfielder hasn’t moved away from Goodison Park yet, so this will be his first stint away from The Toffees. He is expected to sign for Barnsley later this week. The 20-year-old was included in first-team squads last [...] The post Barnsley set to sign Everton midfielder on loan appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 09:51 am on The 72

Blackburn Rovers complete signing of Championship striker

Blackburn Rovers have completed the signing of Reading striker Dominic Samuel for an undisclosed fee, as reported on the club’s official website. Blackburn had been linked with Samuel for a couple of weeks, but fans have been forced to wait until today to see the transfer finally go through.  The 23-year-old striker has signed a [...] The post Blackburn Rovers complete signing of Championship striker appeared first on The72.
Published last Wednesday at 03:31 pm on The 72

Leeds United-linked defender is ‘available’, according to journalist

Aston Villa defender Tommy Elphick is ‘available’ this summer, according to journalist Alan Nixon on Twitter. Elphick, 29, looks set to leave Villa Park this summer, with Steve Bruce overhauling the current squad.  So far, Bruce has signed former Chelsea defender John Terry and has former Blackburn Rovers defender Chris Samba on trial.  With Samba [...] The post Leeds United-linked defender is ‘available’, according to journalist appeared first on The72.
Published last Wednesday at 01:16 pm on The 72

Aston Villa set to offer contract to former Blackburn Rovers defender

Aston Villa are set to offer former Blackburn Rovers defender Chris Samba a contract at some point this summer, according to The Mirror. Samba has been training with Aston Villa for the last five months and looks to be close to earning a permanent deal with the club.  He has played two pre-season games for [...] The post Aston Villa set to offer contract to former Blackburn Rovers defender appeared first on The72.
Published last Wednesday at 09:31 am on The 72

Blackburn Rovers bag eight in York City demolition

Blackburn Rovers displayed their Sky Bet League One title credentials with a thumping 8-0 victory over National League North outfit York City at Bootham Crescent on Tuesday evening. Four goals in each half steered Tony Mowbray’s men to a thoroughly deserved 8-0 win against a York City side which had previously started their pre-season schedule [...] The post Blackburn Rovers bag eight in York City demolition appeared first on The72.
Published last Tuesday at 10:16 pm on The 72


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