Rovers eye Dutch winger

Blackburn Rovers are running the rule over Dutch winger Marvin Zeegelaar, Sky Sports understands.

Last Updated: 21/08/13 at 18:41 Post Comment

Marvin Zeegelaar: Training with Blackburn

Marvin Zeegelaar: Training with Blackburn

The 23-year-old former Ajax ace is available to move on loan from Turkish club Elazigspor and a number of English and Scottish clubs are understood to be keen on taking him.

Now Sky Sports understands that Blackburn are leading the chase and have invited him over for the week to train.

Agent Peter Morrison of James Grant Group who is brokering the deal confirmed to Sky Sports: "Blackburn have invited Marvin over so they can have a look at him at close quarters.

"He is very excited by this opportunity and is looking to impress Blackburn boss Gary Bowyer."

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