Blackburn Rovers have tried so desperately to keep rising star Junior Hoilett at Ewood Park following the club's relegation, however it appears they will ultimately fail. The player will still net Rovers a small fee though he will be away from contract thanks to his young age, though the loss of his talent is way more painful than could have been expected.
Arsenal, Bayern Munich and Tottenham have got all had moments of curiosity in the player however it appears that German Bundesliga club Borussia Monchengladbach include the surprise leaders inside the race to sign the talented young Canadian international.
Monchengladbach finished within the UEFA Champions League places in the Bundesliga in 2010 and offers a much quicker option to check here first team action and top European competition than Arsenal or Bayern Munich, and Tottenham are just set to offer UEFA Europa League football.
Hoilett is familiar with the Bundesliga and German football due to several loan spells for the nation when he was younger. The Sun claims that his impending move will probably be the spark of a mass exodus of players from Blackburn inside the coming weeks.
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