Rochdale have confirmed defender Sam Hart has ended his loan spell at the Crown Oil Arena and returned to Blackburn Rovers.
The 22-year old arrived at Dale at the end of the summer transfer window, having previously been at the club for the second half of last season, appearing in three games.
This time around Hart made 13 appearances for Rochdale but hasn’t been on the team sheet since the end of November.
Speaking to Rochdale’s official website manager, Keith Hill said: “I must thank Sam. He is a great lad and has been a real pleasure to work with. I wish him every success in his footballing future.”