Rovers sign Hertha's Congo defender Samba

January 25, 2007

Blackburn have completed the signing of DR Congo international defender Christopher Samba from Hertha Berlin.

The 22-year-old has signed a three-and-a-half year deal to become Rovers' third signing this month.

'I'm very grateful that I'm here, I'm very happy to be here,' he told the club's official website.