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Blackburn will not sign Riquelme

January 20, 2011
By Harry Harris, Football Correspondent
Blackburn Rovers will not be signing Boca Juniors midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme, ESPNsoccernet sources have revealed, but they are closing in on Birmingham City's Sebastian Larsson.

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The Lancashire Evening Telegraph reported on Thursday morning that Riquelme had moved to the top of the club's wanted list as they search for a marquee signing but, just like their interest in Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho, there is no chance of it coming off.

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