Rovers to sign Chelsea No.9

BLACKBURN Rovers are attempting to sign Chelsea striker Franco di Santo on loan. (Lancashire Telegraph)The 20-year-old Argentine signed a four and a half year contract at Stamford Bridge in January 2008 and was handed the No.

BLACKBURN Rovers are attempting to sign Chelsea striker Franco di Santo on loan. (Lancashire Telegraph)

The 20-year-old Argentine signed a four and a half year contract at Stamford Bridge in January 2008 and was handed the No.9 shirt for the 2008/9 campaign, however, he has played just eight times for the Blues' first team.

He has scored five goals in 25 appearances for Argentina's Under-20 side.

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