Blackburn Rovers face a battle to sign AZ Alkmaar midfielder Rasmus Elm.

The Swede is the subject of talks between the two clubs.

The Daily Mail says the 22-year-old Sweden international was a target for former manager Sam Allardyce but Bayern Munich are understood to have first option.

AZ rate Elm in the £6 million class.

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