Transfer news

Blackburn let Roberts go

January 26, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Blackburn Rovers have confirmed the sale of striker Jason Roberts to Championship side Reading for an undisclosed fee.

Roberts, 34, has signed an 18-month contract at the Madejski Stadium after struggling for regular first-team football at Ewood Park this season.

The Grenadian forward joined Rovers from Wigan for £3 million in 2006 and has since made 134 league appearances for the club, scoring 24 goals.

Of the acquisition of Roberts, Reading chairman Sir John Madejski ...

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