Blackburn Rovers are reportedly keen on Newcastle United’s Karl Darlow.
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Blackburn Rovers are interested in Newcastle United goalkeeper Karl Darlow, according to journalist Alan Nixon.
Rovers would like to sign Darlow on loan or in a “bargain deal”, but they face competition from Middlesbrough and Hull City.
Darlow spent the second half of last season on loan with Hull, keeping five clean sheets in 12 appearances for the Tigers and manager Liam Rosenior has revealed his desire to bring him back to the MKM Stadium, but Boro and Rovers are also in the race for his signature.
The 32-year-old is under contract at St James’ Park until 2025, but the Magpies are willing to allow him to depart, ideally for a fee of around £5 million, although they could consider less.
Rovers “expect to sell keeper Thomas Kaminski to Luton if they get closer to their £6 million valuation”, while Anderlecht are also keen on the Belgian, meaning Jon Dahl Tomasson may be in the market for goalkeeping reinforcements this summer.