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Jordan Rhodes Signs For Boro From Blackburn Rovers

Posted: Mon 01 Feb 2016
Author: MFC

Striker joins the ranks at Rockliffe...

The club is delighted to confirm the arrival of Jordan Rhodes from Blackburn Rovers.

The 25-year-old striker has signed a four-and-a-half year contract with the club after joining from Ewood Park for an undisclosed fee.

The Scotland international arrives as one of the most prolific goalscorers to have graced the Football League in recent years having enjoyed successful spells with both Huddersfield Town and Blackburn.

WATCH: See all Jordan Rhodes' goals so far this season

FACT FILE: Get to know Jordan Rhodes

Rhodes, who smashed records galore at Huddersfield, was the Football League’s leading scorer in 2011/12 when he fired the Terriers to promotion from League One with 36 goals in the season.

He scored 87 goals in 148 appearances during a three-year stint at Huddersfield, prompting Blackburn to splash out £8m for his services in August 2012.

The Scotland international hit 28 in his first season in the Championship with Blackburn and scored 85 goals in 169 appearances for the Ewood Park club.

Rhodes has scored 11 goals this season, including a run of seven in five games earlier in the season.

WATCH: See all Jordan Rhodes' goals this season

FACTFILE: Get to know Jordan Rhodes