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Blackburn wants Ronaldinho & Beckham

  • Reuters, Tuesday, January 4, 2011 11:42 AM

The Indian owners of EPL club Blackburn say they are pursuing AC Milan forward Ronaldinho and David Beckham.

"Yes, we have made an offer to Ronaldinho but it is still in the early stage,” Venkateshwara Rao, joint managing director of Indian poultry giant Venky’s, told Reuters. “Similarly, we have made an effort to get Beckham on loan but again, nothing has come out of it so far.”

2002 World Cup champ Ronaldinho left AC Milan's Dubai training base to return to Brazil and find a new club.

"I’m sorry he went away, he is the greatest player in the world in terms of speed of thought and execution," AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi said. "But it was his choice to return to Brazil."

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