Blackburn

  • Five-star Manchester City crush Blackburn in FA Cup 16-01-2014 08:25 AM

    Manchester: Alvaro Negredo and Edin Dzeko scored twice each as Premier League high-fliers Manchester City comprehensively quashed second tier Blackburn Rovers' hopes of causing an FA Cup shock with an emphatic 5-0 third-round replay win on Wednesday. After being held to a surprising draw 11 days ago, City proved far...
  • Manchester City held by Blackburn in 3rd round of FA Cup 04-01-2014 08:49 PM

    London: Goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon gifted Blackburn an equalizer as 10-man Manchester City were held to a 1-1 draw in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday. City broke the second-tier side's resistance just before halftime when Alvaro Negredo put last season's runners-up in front. But Blackburn earned a...
  • Blackburn striker Campbell arrested in match-fixing probe 09-12-2013 04:38 PM

    London: Former English Premier League striker DJ Campbell has been arrested as part of a match-fixing investigation, his club Blackburn Rovers said on Monday. "Following reports in today's national media, Blackburn Rovers can confirm that striker DJ Campbell has been arrested," the Championship (second division) club said in a statement....
  • Bowyer confirmed as Blackburn boss 25-05-2013 09:28 AM

    Caretaker manager Gary Bowyer has been rewarded for keeping Blackburn Rovers in the English Championship (second tier) by being giving the job permanently on a one-year rolling contract. "It is a huge honour and a proud moment for me," the 41-year-old said in a statement on Friday. "I have been...
  • Blackburn ordered to pay former manager Berg $3.5M 29-04-2013 08:54 PM

    Manchester: A British court has ordered Blackburn to pay 2.25 million pounds ($3.5 million) in compensation to former manager Henning Berg. The former Blackburn defender's spell in charge of the second-tier club was brought to an end 57 days into a three-year deal in December, following a run of one...
  • Blackburn Rovers hire Henning Berg as manager 01-11-2012 12:05 AM

    Blackburn: Blackburn has hired former player Henning Berg as its new manager. The second-tier club said on Wednesday that the Norwegian has accepted an offer to take the vacant position and will be officially presented on Thursday. Blackburn have been without a full-time manager since Steve Kean resigned in September,...
  • Redknapp denies links to Blackburn Rovers 30-10-2012 08:33 PM

    London: Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has ruled out any interest in taking over English second tier side Blackburn Rovers. Media reports had said the 65-year-old, sacked by Spurs in the close season despite a fourth place Premier League finish last term, was holding talks with Indian-owned Rovers as...
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