Forrester joins Rovers

Blackburn have signed Everton striker Anton Forrester on a free


The 18-year-old has agreed a deal to keep him with the

Championship side until 2015 after a successful trial period.

Forrester joined the Toffees’ academy aged nine and went on to

feature regularly for the Under-16s and Under-18s.

More recently the youngster had been on the fringes of Alan

Stubbs’ development squad, making seven appearances for the

Under-21s this season.