Roque Santa Cruz

Roque Santa Cruz

Roque Santa Cruz

  • Date of Birth: 16 August 1981
  • Birthplace: Asunción, Asunción, Paraguay
  • Position: Forward, Striker

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      Emmanuel Adebayor joins Paraguayan side Olimpia on a free transfer where he will reunite with former Man City team-mate Roque Santa Cruz as he signs for his TENTH professional club
      –2009 Arsenal 2009–2012 Manchester City 2011 → Real Madrid (loan) 2011–2012 → Tottenham (loan)...
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      Bernd Schuster keen on Chelsea striker

      Malaga manager Bernd Schuster has enquired about the availability of Chelsea strikers Demba Ba and Romelu Lukaku, with his frontline only including Roque Santa Cruz, Bartlomiej Pawlowski and Sebastian Fernandez as recognized senior strikers.

      QPR considering Roque Santa Cruz deal

      New Queens Park Rangers manager Mark Hughes wants to bring one of his former players Roque Santa Cruz to Loftus Road. The player is currently on loan at Spanish side Real Betis.

      Manchester City set to trim squad

      Man City manager Roberto Mancini will be forced to trim his squad over the next year, as he attempts to ensure that the Citizens can match new financial fair play [FFP] regulations that go into force over the next 12 months.

      Santa Cruz seals Real Betis move

      As earlier reported exclusively on; Roque Santa Cruz has completed a transfer from Man City to Real Betis on loan for the season.

      Santa Cruz heads for Man City exit

      Roque Santa Cruz is set to quit Manchester City and head for Real Betis this summer. The Paraguayan striker has been told he is free to leave the Etihad Stadium.

      Blackburn return for Santa Cruz?

      Blackburn boss Sam Allardyce is ready to rescue Roque Santa Cruz from his Man City hell by offering him a pay-as-you-play switch to Ewood Park.

      Marseille eye Man City star

      Marseille are set to offer Roque Santa Cruz a swift exit from the City of Manchester Stadium. It is understood that the French club will offer 9 million GBP for the Paraguay international.

      Santa Cruz feels Robinho may move

      Man City striker Roque Santa Cruz believes that Robinho could well be playing in Barcelona colours this season, after admitting that the player is considering a move to Spain.

      Blackburn to bolster attack

      Sam Allardyce has decided to add depth to his attacking department, and has signed young Croatian, Nikola Kalinic, and Chelsea youngster Franco Di Santo.

      Ancelotti: Man City not ready

      Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti believes that Manchester City have some way to go before they can consider themselves as serious challengers to the for the Premiership. The ambitious side have been busy in the transfer market this summer.

      Bellamy back to North East?

      Craig Bellamy is all set for a dramatic return to the North East, nope, not to Newcastle, but to their bitter rivals Sunderland. Steve Bruce is keen to sign the 30-year old from Man City.

      Blackburn chase Peter Crouch

      Blackburn boss Sam Allardyce believes he knows a ready-made replacement for Roque Santa Cruz, who quit Rovers for a move to Man City earlier in the week. Blackburn would be willing to spend £13 million to land Peter Crouch.

      Downing to Blackburn?

      Stewart Downing is a target for Blackburn, according to reports from Lancashire this evening. Eyefootball has heard reports that Sam Allardyce is a big admirer of the England international, and will offer £10 million for the Middlesbrough man.

      Jerome Rothen to Blackburn

      Blackburn boss Sam Allardyce is set to make his first signing since the departure of talismanic striker Roque Santa Cruz, by making Jerome Rothen a Rovers player before the end of the month.

      Santa Cruz joins Man City

      Mark Hughes has made another dip into the transfer market, after signing Roque Santa Cruz from Blackburn in a stunning £17 million deal this afternoon. Man City have now added the Paraguayan to their squad, which has already added Gareth Barry this summer.

      Bendtner to Blackburn?

      Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner is reportedly a target for Blackburn Rovers should Roque Santa Cruz, as expected, quit the club and make a move to Manchester City this week.

      Man City ready for Santa Cruz

      Manchester City have apparently agreed terms with Blackburn Rovers for the signing of striker Roque Santa Cruz. It is understood that Mark Hughes has agreed a £17 million fee with Rovers.

      Carlos Tevez to Man City

      Man City is set to sign Carlos Tevez for £32m, unless Man Utd strike a deal today. Kia Joorabchian, Tevez's advisor, is to meet with Man Utd chief executive David Gill.

      Man City sign Barry

      Manchester City signed Gareth Barry for £12m from Aston Villa snubbing Liverpool. Barry bagged a contract worth £110,000-a-week.

      Santa Cruz eyes Liverpool move

      Roque Santa Cruz would apparently sign for Liverpool if the opportunity presented itself. It is believed that Manchester City and the Reds are hot favorites to land the talented striker from Blackburn.