Allardyce keen on bringing Stoke’s Beattie to Blackburn

Blackburn Rovers boss Sam Allardyce wants to bring out-of-favour Stoke City striker James Beattie to the club.

Blackburn Rovers boss Sam Allardyce wants to bring out-of-favour Stoke City striker James Beattie to the club.

The 32-year old looks set to leave the Britannia Stadium this summer and a move to Scottish champions Rangers looks on the cards.

But Allardyce is set to hijack that move and bring the former Southampton star to Ewood Park to inject some experience into his attacking line with the departure of Jason Roberts imminent.

 
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