The Bosnia international striker came close to a switch to Ewood Park last summer before a knee injury prevented a medical, but will not be looking to re-open dialogue this time
The Bosnia & Herzegovina international striker was close to agreeing a switch to Ewood Park in the close season but a knee injury prevented him from undergoing a medical and the deal was abandoned, but Rovers will have to look elsewhere if they wish to strengthen up front over the winter.
“I am a player of Hoffenheim and I have a contract with the club,” Ibisevic insisted to Sportinformationsdienst.
“I will be turning out for Hoffenheim after the winter break as I'm not going to move clubs.”
The 27-year-old has been at the German club since 2007, scoring 48 goals in 122 appearances so far for the Bundesliga side.
The former Paris Saint-Germain, Dijon and Aachen striker has been capped 34 times for his country, with eight international strikes to his name.
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