Blackburn Rovers signing Danny Murphy has paid tribute to Fulham.

Murphy skippered Fulham to three top-10 finishes in four seasons as well as leading them to the 2010 Europa League final.

He said: "I have enjoyed a fantastic five years at Fulham and I'd like to thank the club and the fans for all their support.

"My new challenge is to help Blackburn get promoted and repay the manager's and the owners' faith in me."