1 Feb 2011

Blackburn sign Argentine Formica and Spaniard Rochina

11:55 am on 1 February 2011

Blackburn Rovers made two additions to their football squad on transfer deadline day with Mauro Formica joining from Argentine side Newell's Old Boys and Ruben Rochina arriving from Barcelona's B team.

Former Argentina youth player Formica, nicknamed The Cat, completed a deal that will keep him at Ewood Park until 2014.

The 19-year-old Rochina has signed a deal until 2015 and will initially join up with the club's elite development programme.