Blackburn new boy Roque Santa Cruz has revealed how strike partner Benni McCarthy has helped him make a dramatic impact in the Premier League.
The Paraguayan star has hit two goals in his first three games for Rovers since his £3.8million move from Bayern Munich, and he credits McCarthy with a big role in his success.
Santa Cruz said: "Benni is a great player and it did not take me long to understand the way he plays. You look at the attitude he has and he makes it so easy.
"It was a case of coming in and getting used to the crowds and everything else as soon as possible.
"But there are no mysteries about the Premier League any more. I am enjoying playing with Benni very much."