Southampton striker Sam Gallagher is closing in on his sale to Blackburn Rovers, and has been spotted at the club’s Brockhall Training Ground.

The 23-year old was pictured outside of the club’s training ground, with a £5million deal appearing close to going through.

According to the Daily Echo, the Saints have come to an agreement with the Championship club, and the forward will sign at Ewood Park after completing a medical.

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Gallagher has piqued the interest of a number of Championship clubs this summer, with Wigan and Brentford also understood to have made formal approaches.

Gallagher previously spent a season on loan at Ewood Park, scoring 12 times in 47 appearances across all competitions for Rovers.

The Southampton academy graduate also spent a season on loan with Birmingham City, the former club of new summer signing Che Adams.


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