Blackburn deal for Everton striker Yakubu back-on
Everton striker Yakubu is on the verge of a move to Blackburn Rovers, BBC Africa Sport understands. The Nigerian international spent the second half of last season on loan in the Championship with Leicester City.
Rovers are working closely with agent Pini Zahavi on the deal - and Everton want Yakubu out to make space for David Moyes to sign a player or two with his salary off the payroll.
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