Blackburn have signed Paraguay striker Roque Santa Cruz from Bayern Munich for £3.5million, according to reports in Germany.

The 25-year-old has reportedly agreed a four-year contract at Ewood Park after spending eight years with the Bundesliga club.

Bayern have allowed Santa Cruz to leave following the summer arrivals of Luca Toni and Miroslav Klose this summer, with coach Ottmar Hitzfeld recently confirming he was looking to sell the South American.

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