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Rovers agree fee for Murphy

Crewe Alexandra have accepted a bid from Blackburn Rovers for midfielder Luke Murphy.

Murphy is highly sought after and has also been subject to a bid from Wolves which is believed to be in the same region - around the 1 million mark. He was also linked with Aston Villa recently.

Both sides have now had an offer accepted for the 23 year old and it is now up to the player to indicate where he would prefer to play and discuss personal terms.

But with Rovers avoiding the same fate that Wolves suffered last term and avoiding the drop to League One that should give them an edge...




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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 28 2013

Time: 11:13AM

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Interesting move if we get him. Have seen good reports about him. With the new midfielders coming in how soon will we see the exit of the 'other Murphy' and a few of the others?
mobyduck
I've heard good stuff about him too. Can't say I've ever seen him play live but Crewe certainly rate him.
Mikey Delap
 

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