Alex Baptiste loaned to Blackburn Rovers

Versatile defender joins Ewood Park club on a season-long deal

Alex Baptiste has joined Blackburn Rovers on a season-long loan.

The defender, who joined the club last summer after five years with Blackpool, made 43 appearances in all competitions for Wanderers during the course of the 2013/14 campaign, scoring four goals.

The 28-year-old will be ineligible for Wanderers’ games against Blackburn this coming season as part of his loan agreement.

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