Rovers to give Roque rest

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Blackburn are hoping a period of rest may avoid the need for Roque Santa Cruz to undergo knee surgery.

The Paraguayan striker pulled out of international duty this week after a scan showed he was suffering from tendinitis in his knee.

It is understood that Santa Cruz is showing a positive reaction to treatment but a final decision has yet to be made about surgery.

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