Chris Brown signs two-year deal with Blackburn Rovers

Doncaster's Chris Brown celebrates a goal against Watford on September 17, 2013
© Getty Images
Blackburn Rovers sign striker Chris Brown from Doncaster Rovers on a two-year deal.

Striker Chris Brown believes that his new side Blackburn Rovers are "genuine promotion contenders" next season.

Brown, who scored nine goals in 43 appearances during the last campaign, has left Doncaster Rovers to sign a two-year contract with the Championship club.

The 29-year-old told BBC Radio Lancashire: "I heard about the interest and I wanted to get it done as soon as possible. I'm delighted to have signed.

"I'm coming to a team that are genuine promotion contenders in my opinion and I want to be a part of it."

Brown has previously had spells with Sunderland, Norwich City and Preston North End.

George Thorne of West Bromwich Albion looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Reading and West Bromwich Albion at the Madejski Stadium on January 12, 2013
Read Next:
Half-Time Report: Thorne fires Derby ahead at Donny
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole