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Rovers To Pinch Japan’s £12M Golden Boy From Gunner’s Grip!

According to Skysports.com, Blackburn Rovers are lining up a surprise swoop for Japan’s golden boy Keisuke Honda.

The 25 year-old winger has been linked with a move away from Russia all summer, where he is currently plying his trade with CSKA Moscow.

Rovers are willing to table an offer of £12m to land the talented midfielder ahead of a host of top clubs from across Europe.

Arsenal are monitoring the situation, with Wenger believed to be a fan of the Japanese international. Honda is the first and only Japanese player to score in the champions league knock-out stages, scoring a direct free-kick against Sevilla.

Able to operate across the midfield, as well as a second striker or in the fashionable ‘false nine’ position, pulling defenders deeper with his intelligent movement. Honda’s versatility is supplemented by his supreme technique and ability on the ball.

Blackburn’s potential capture of Honda would surely be one of the shock moves of the summer.

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