QPR boss Harry Redknapp rules out move for Blackburn Rovers hitman Jordan Rhodes (From This Is Lancashire)
QPR boss Harry Redknapp rules out move for Blackburn Rovers hitman Jordan Rhodes
QPR manager Harry Redknapp has ruled out a move for Jordan Rhodes after claiming Blackburn Rovers will not lower their asking price for their ‘amazing’ top scorer.
Redknapp, who is the market for a new striker, said: “He’s too expensive.
“He’s a good player but I don’t think they’ll lower the price.
“They want their money back – they want their £8m or £9m for him.
“Every week he scores. He’s amazing.”
Rhodes has scored an incredible 44 goals in 76 appearances for Rovers since his £8m move from Huddersfield Town in August 2012.
Gary Bowyer has continually stressed that the Scotland international striker, 23, is not for a sale while admitting that every player has a price.
That price for Rhodes, however, is not the ‘£8m or £9m’ quoted by Redknapp.
Bowyer told the Lancashire Telegraph earlier this month: “Jordan Rhodes isn’t for sale.
“I was never very good at maths but we paid £8m for him, then he goes and scores the most goals in the calendar year – more than Luis Suarez – and yet he is still valued at £8m.
“That doesn’t quite add up to me.
“But then again I’m no Carol Vorderman!”
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