Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Rovers set to add two more

Rovers set to add two more

Blackburn Rovers look set to welcome two new faces to the club on the now virtual conveyor belt of players heading into Ewood Park this summer.

First up coming off the heavily populated Portuguese section of said belt is youngster Diogo Rosado, who's deal at sporting Lisbon has now expired, after he passed his medicals and tests on Friday.

The player, who is 22 and is renowned for having a pretty deadly left foot on him, will become the FIFTH player Rovers have signed from Portugal this summer after the arrivals of Nuno Gomes, Fabio Nunes, Edinho Junior and Paulo Jorge. Rosado is expected to sign today with mere formalities left to complete for a player that was once tracked by Liverpool and Chelsea.

Elsewhere it seems Colin Kazim Richards has done enough during his recent short trial to convince the club he is worth taking on a season long loan from Galatasaray.

Despite the cancellation of the NEC game yesterday the behind closed doors kick about and his short spell in training with Rovers has convinced the powers that be that he is worth a punt.

Kazim-Richards can player as both a winger and a striker and despite being something of a journeyman at the relatively young age of 23 he has got pace and flair in his locker even if accusations of a bad attitude have followed him about.

The season long loan is expected to cover for the injury of Leon Best.

Finally, Rovers are expecting to hear back from Huddersfield today regards their bid for Jordan Rhodes. A bid was submitted for the player on Friday afternoon/evening and although Huddersfield appear to be tempted there is still the feeling there that the club are not willing sellers.

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Monday August 6 2012
Time: 9:38AM

Comments

0
ive never heard of this rosado, is he any good? first team player or another youngster
marshinrover
06/08/2012 10:01:00
0
Apparently he is supposed to come with a bit of potential. I would imagine at 22 we'd be expecting him to get cracking fairly quickly?
Mikey Delap
06/08/2012 11:53:00
0
Kazim Kazim is a journey man, bang on. Yes hes been capped 35 times by Turkey and has played around 100 games for the Bitter Istanbul Rivals but he's more of a squad player and aside from that, ANOTHER MIDFIELDER!!!! Doesnt Portugal have any decent defenders? Geesh! BTW Delap, Kazim is 25!
BomBom
06/08/2012 13:02:00
0
I think rovers should go for owen to replace best for the six months he is out owen has just been released by united free transfer there for rover if they go for h
Rovers_wildman
06/08/2012 22:48:00
0
owen would be a good player alright but he is getting old all the same
stevekally
07/08/2012 14:55:00
0
Yeah but having a player like him in the squad would help develop the younger forwards like jordan Rhodes, owen is still a great player that could easily score goals to help Blackburn back in the prem and there would be no transfer fee easy buy if he choses to comes to rover
Rovers_wildman
07/08/2012 17:58:00
0
On a contract for a year or two as you said he is getting on a bit
Rovers_wildman
07/08/2012 18:00:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Whyte Wins on US Debut

Vital F1 - Blog: Spa Preview

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Officials - Blackburn v Burnley (23/8/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the EFL Cup tie between Blackburn Rovers and Burnley this Wednesday.

2017/18 League Cup Third Round Draw On Thursday

The third round draw for this year's EFL Cup will take place on Thursday August 24.

Next Up - Burnley (Ewood Park)

The next Blackburn match of the season will the Carabao Cup Second Round tie against Lancashire rival Burnley at Ewood Park on Wednesday.

Hard Work Pays Off At Bradford

Blackburn's hard work at Bradford paid off with a first League One win collected as a result. However, pleased as he was, Tony Mowbray is looking for more from Rovers.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Carabao Cup: Blackburn Rovers v Burnley
Suggested By: Walker
Rovers victory34%
The Clarets will win66%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.@roverseas2
2.Walker1
3.rover501
Write for Vital Football