My tribe

Blackburn want £12m for Arsenal target Samba

Blackburn Rovers have reportedly added £2million to their asking price for defender Christopher Samba.

The 27-year old DR Congo international is a firm target for Arsenal but they will have to pay around £12million for his services according to the Daily Mail.

Blackburn have backtracked on their initial fee as they just found out 15% of a potential sale will go directly to former club Hertha Berlin.

It seems the Ewood Park outfit are also reluctant to sell Samba after they lost young centre-half Phil Jones to Manchester United recently.

 It's kicking off again! Click here for your No1 source for Blackburn transfer market news and gossip.

Andrew Slevison
About the author

Andrew Slevison

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?