Blackburn close to sealing double swoop

PARIS St Germain midfielder Jerome Rothen could be on his way to Ewood Park after being told he is free to leave by his current employers. (Various)Sam Allardyce is also on the verge of clinching a �3.

PARIS St Germain midfielder Jerome Rothen could be on his way to Ewood Park after being told he is free to leave by his current employers. (Various)

Sam Allardyce is also on the verge of clinching a �3.5million transfer for defender Gael Givet.

The 27-year-old versatile France star has been on loan at Blackburn from Marseille since January. He has played a key role in Rovers' survival battle and Big Sam has almost completed negotiations for a permanent deal. (The Sun)

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