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Santa Cruz surprised Rovers rejected City bid

January 14, 2009
Wantaway Blackburn Rovers striker Roque Santa Cruz has admitted he is surprised the club did not accept Manchester City's latest bid for him.

City had an offer believed to be in the region of £16million turned down for the Paraguay international last week.

However, the player - currently injured - remains desperate to be reunited with former Rovers boss Mark Hughes at Eastlands and will tell manager Sam Allardyce so.

"The truth is that I do not know how much they ...

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