Darragh Lenihan: Blackburn Rovers midfielder signs new contract

Darragh Lenihan
Darragh Lenihan made 17 appearances for League Two champions Burton Albion last season

Versatile Blackburn midfielder Darragh Lenihan has signed a one-year contract extension with the Championship club.

The 21-year-old, who can also play at centre-half, made three appearances for Rovers last season after playing 17 games on loan at Burton Albion.

Meanwhile, defender Ryan Nyambe, 17, has signed a three-year deal, his first professional contract with the club.

Nyambe was part of the Rovers academy team which reached the Premier League Under-21 Cup final last season.

Seven other Blackburn academy players, including former Liverpool goalkeeper Ryan Crump, have also signed one-year professional contracts with the club.

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