Dylan McGeouch appeared certain to join Championship newcomers Blackburn Rovers from Hibernian but Queens Park Rangers have reportedly sneaked in.
Founded in 1875, Rovers have played their home games at Ewood Park since 1882. Their finest hour was winning the Premier League title in 1995 under the stewardship of Kenny Dalglish and then owner Jack Walker. They were last relegated from the Premier League in 2012, with the club taking a decline under the ownership of Venky’s.
Blackburn Rovers, Bolton Wanderers and Queens Park Rangers are all said to be keen on the departing Ipswich Town striker.
Marcus Antonsson has impressed since being allowed to leave Leeds on loan last summer.
Leeds United-owned Marcus Antonsson spent the 2017-18 season on loan at Blackburn Rovers.
Newcastle United striker has now achieved promotion with Blackburn.
HITC Sport understands Blackburn boss rules himself out of Ipswich running.
Antonsson has starred on loan from Leeds at Blackburn Rovers.
Marcus Antonsson left Leeds United for League One Blackburn Rovers last summer and is now celebrating promotion for Tony Mowbray's side.
Middlesbrough's Rudy Gestede and Sheffield Wednesday's Jordan Rhodes remain popular with Blackburn Rovers supporters.
Newcastle United youngster Adam Armstrong has impressed during a loan spell with Blackburn Rovers.
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HITC Sport understands quartet are chasing Walsall star on free transfer.
Alan Shearer has picked former stars of Manchester United, Southampton, Nottingham Forest and Blackburn Rovers into his dream team.
The top scorer at the UEFA under-21 Championship in 2007 has not met the heavy heights predicted for him.
The ex-Derby County man nearly returned to England last month to link up with his old Houston Dynamo boss Owen Coyle at Ewood Park.
Wolverhampton Wanderers loanee Duckens Nazon
Championship newcomers Stoke City and Blackburn Rovers are reported to be interested in signing Nottingham Forest's Ben Osborn.
The Shamrock Rovers striker is said to be attracting interest from Nottingham Forest, Blackburn Rovers and Brentford after his recent international debut.
Sheffield Wednesday are the latest club to be linked with the Blackburn Rovers player, after Middlesbrough and Hull City.
The Hoffenheim striker has been scoring plenty of goals for club and now country.
Sheffield Wednesday were linked with a move for the Blackburn Rovers defender during last summer's transfer window.