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Transfer 3- Bruno Ribeiro!

Transfer 3- Bruno Ribeiro!

Blackburn Rovers have just confirmed the signing of free agent, Bruno Ribeiro

Name:Bruno de Paula Ribeiro Ingracia
DOB: April 1, 1983
Position: Right Back
Place of Birth: Tupa, Brazil
Height: 5ft 7inch, (1.71m)

Career

Mystery surrounds exactly how Blackburn Rovers have come across this Brazilian Right Back. Bruno Ribeiro joined Blackburn after being released from Brazilian outfit, Gremio Barueri Futbol. Ribeiro made 67 appearances in 3 seasons, notching up a solitary goal.

Prior to this, he appeared for no less then 3 different clubs, including 3 stints at Marila, a club located within Sao Paulo.

After a month long trial, Bruno impressed Steve Kean, earning a 3 season contract with an option of a seasons extension.

Thats all I can find on the lad, so welcome aboard!



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

Writer:Sasman!
Date:Friday August 12 2011
Time: 1:45PM

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Comments

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Looks solid enough that is for sure, surely he can do no harm on a free???
Mikey Delap
12/08/2011 14:20:00
0
Yep - I doubt his wages are too big and as I said in the forum - give the lad a chance!
fransavarese
12/08/2011 14:52:00
0
still an odd signing, especially with him being 28 yrs old and only had experience in brazil
DommyWalker
12/08/2011 16:32:00
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He will do a job if salgado gets injured, other than that just a squad player for sure.
Red_Ice
12/08/2011 18:13:00
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the older they are the more experience they have Dommy and it doesn't matter what league your use ta when your playing in defence mate
stevekally
12/08/2011 19:06:00
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It's a very competitive league the Brazilian league....he was relegated from the "Serie A" with Gremio Barueri Futbol but still free transfer and we do need someone to play right back if Salgado gets injured or suspended
sjgee
12/08/2011 19:39:00
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Can't really judge the geezer until i see him play but nevertheless the little spaniard with a girl's name is knocking on a bit and deserves a breather every once in a while. Hope Bruno proves to be a shrewd signing.
ITSALLROVER
12/08/2011 19:39:00
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Did he also play for Real madrid and Leeds ???
Tiny T
13/08/2011 20:22:00
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