UK time is: 00:42:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Ribeiro expected to complete move

Rovers are going to be completing their next pre-season signing in the next 24 hours with news that Bruno Ribeiro will complete his transfer to the club.

The full back is coming in on a free transfer switch after impressing Steve Kean during a trial.

Having already been nicknamed 'Denis' due to his ability to keep the ball (remember those days of ball retention?) the Brazilian is just waiting on international clearance before he can make the switch to Ewood Park.

The thinking is that he will be able to give Michel Salgado a bit of competition and maybe an odd rest as our boy is hardly getting any younger.

In other news, Radosav Petrovic is expected to complete his move to Rovers within the next 48 hours when his work permit finally rocks up to Ewood for him to complete his 3 million switch.

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 9 2011

Time: 9:18AM

Your Comments

They're starting to come thick and fast now!!!
Mikey Delap
Hope this is the first of a few signings this week! Can't deny Salgado needs some back up.
ITSALLROVER
Who is he? When I google the name I get a Portuguese player. Is he any good?
blue_n_white99
Good to see some signings - will Bruno/Denis need a work oermit as well?
Freidelno.1
Good to see another body in, but like everyone else I've no idea about this chap - will he be up to it?
rossp2112
he's young and free, coming up to the so reliable salgado, risk worth taking, esp it appears he's been training with the club for the while now...another shrew signing.
DommyWalker
not sure where the young comes from, He is 28, so not young, a bit of a gamble but for free one worth taking
glen9mullan
he will be good cover, somthing we didn't have last season.
stevekally
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Blackburn MotM Against Brentford (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Hypothetical Pulis Question (Wednesday December 17 2014)

QPR Want Rhodes And Gestede!! (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Rovers Respond To FFP Embargo (Monday December 15 2014)

Rovers Hit With Transfer Embargo!! (Monday December 15 2014)

Brentford 3-1 Blackburn (Monday December 15 2014)

Bowyer Hugely Disappointed (Sunday December 14 2014)

Blackburn MotM v Brentford? (Saturday December 13 2014)

Stats: Brentford v Blackburn Rovers (Saturday December 13 2014)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Walker 22
2. dallydally 13
3. roverjoy 9
4. rovers2011 4
5. rover50 2
6. felling2 2
7. archery 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Brentford 21 11 4 6 7 37
6. Watford 21 10 5 6 15 35
7. Norwich 21 9 6 6 11 33
8. Blackburn 21 8 7 6 1 31
9. Forest 21 7 9 5 5 30
10. Charlton 21 6 12 3 1 30
11. Cardiff 21 8 6 7 0 30

Breaking League News

Bournemouth : 17/12/2014 22:25:00
LUFC Redfearn to finally land his man
Leeds Utd : 17/12/2014 19:12:00
FA Cup 3rd Round Ticket News
Fulham : 17/12/2014 17:40:00
Palmer One Off Career Milestone
Sheff Wed : 17/12/2014 17:35:00
Fulham Youngsters Moment of Glory
Fulham : 17/12/2014 17:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackburn v Charlton
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Blackburn win 0%
Draw 0%
Charlton win 0%