European football: Santa Cruz to Rovers
Saturday, July 28, 2007
Paraguayan footballer has left Bayern Munich for . Roque Santa Cruz signed a four year deal. Roque Santa Cruz became expendable after major signings by Bayern Munich. Santa Cruz became 5th choice striker after , , and . Blackburn Rovers beat Manchester City, Porto and for the signature of Roque Santa Cruz. The fee is reported to be around 3.4million.
Santa Cruz experienced an injury-plagued and trophy-laden eight-year career in Munich. Santa Cruz scored 31 goals in 155 league appearances and seven goals in 51 UEFA Champions League games for Bayern Munich. He won five German titles, four German Cups and one UEFA Champions League title with Bayern Munich.
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