Blackburn Rovers are threatening Tottenham's hopes of a deal for Internacional striker Leandro Damiao.

The People says Rovers boss Steve Kean could try to intercept Tottenham's move for another 21-year-old hitman - Leandro Damiao, of Internacional in Brazil, who would be in their range at around £7.5m.

Blackburn's Indian owners are big in the Brazilian chicken world - and a few Samba stars could be good for business, as well as lifting them up the Premier League pecking order.

Their 'man in Brazil', Joao Souza, has been at Ewood Park to help land ­players.

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