Blackburn Rovers

'Stand Up If You Hate Arsenal' - Robinson Leads Spurs Sing Song

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Sport

Not only did Ledley King's Tottenham testimonial feature Lewis Holtby taking out Howard Webb, but former Spurs goalkeeper started a rendition of "Stan...

Fletcher Plays 90 Minutes For United U21s As Zaha Strikes (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Sport

Darren Fletcher played 90 minutes in Manchester United Under-21s' 2-0 win at Blackburn Rovers on Monday night. Fletcher has not started a professio...

Danny Murphy Retires After 20 Years In Football

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Sport

Former Liverpool midfielder Danny Murphy has retired with immediate effect. Murphy last played a professional match in Blackburn Rovers' 3-0 defeat...

Berg Wins £2.5 Court Battle With Blackburn

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Sport

Blackburn Rovers have been ordered to pay former manager Henning Berg £2.5m in compensation following his sacking after 57 days last year. Judge M...

Robinson Out For Six Months With Blood Clot In Lung

PA | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK Sport

Blackburn goalkeeper Paul Robinson will be out for six months due to a blood clot in his lung. Rovers have revealed the former England internationa...

Burnley Fan Applies For Blackburn Job Vowing 'Back To Back Relegation'...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Sport

Blackburn Rovers' global advisor (stop laughing) Shebby Singh said on Radio Five Live he is fighting fires at the club, to which a Rovers fan replied:...

Funny Tweets Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK Comedy

Yes, that was the week that was. The week that George Osborne produced his red briefcase once again - and also joined Twitter. The week that the Po...

LMA 'Embarrassed' By Five-Year High Sackings

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Sport

Football's attitude to sacking managers is "arrogant" and the statistics on dismissals are "embarrassing", the League Managers' Association claimed to...

Gone In 67 Days

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Sport

Championship club Blackburn Rovers have sacked manager Michael Appleton after just 67 days in charge. Appleton is the second first-team coach to be...

'If Left In Blackburn Alone I'd Have Hung Myself'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Sport

Gaël Givet has said life at Blackburn was so miserable he said he would have hung himself were it not for his family. Although the comment was ton...

Samuel Luckhurst

Arsenal Need An Overhaul, The Cup's Best Year In Ages And More...

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Sport

Arsenal look set to go at least nine years without a trophy, Manchester City showed them how it was done against a Championship side and Andy Townsene...

Nine Long Years?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Sport

Arsenal's season plummeted to a new low as Championship side Blackburn Rovers knocked them out of the FA Cup with a shock 1-0 win at the Emirates Stad...

As Festive As A Snowball To The Face

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Sport

Blackburn fans gave their clucking Venky's owners a frosty reception as they threw snowballs at them on Saturday. Jitendra Desai – husband of own...

Berg Sacked After Just 57 Days At Blackburn

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.12.2012 | UK Sport

Henning Berg has been sacked as Blackburn Rovers manager after just 57 days in charge. The club's owners the Venky's confirmed Berg's departure aft...

Berg Becomes Rovers Coach Despite Calling It 'Madness' To Work Under Venky's

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Sport

Henning Berg has signed a three-year deal to become the new Blackburn Rovers boss just months after he claimed it would be "madness" to work at the Ch...

Redknapp Rubbishes Blackburn Rumours

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Sport

Harry Redknapp has dismissed reports linking him with the vacant managerial post at Blackburn. Rovers have been without a manager since Steve Kean ...

Steve Kean: The Manager Who Can't Be Moved

Nick Wilby | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

Less than two years on from his appointment, the 1994/95 Premier League winners sit in the second tier of English football, attendances continue to dwindle as exasperated supporters have turned to protesting with their feet and Kean unbelievably continues to survive as manager.

Rovers Players Criticise Shebby Singh

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.08.2012 | UK Sport

Blackburn Rovers players have revealed how "shocked" they were at "disrespectful" comments made by global advisor Shebby Singh about winger Morten Gam...

GALLERY: New Rovers Man Murphy's Career In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Sport

Danny Murphy has signed for Championship club Blackburn Rovers on a two-year deal after he was released by Fulham. The former Liverpool midfielder,...

A Season to Remember For Most, But Not All

Will Durnan | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Sport
Will Durnan

On Sunday evening, as many a journalist scoured their thesaurus for hyperbolic statements to describe the spectacular events that had unfolded at The Etihad, The Hawthorns and The Britannia, fans up and down the country were left to reflect on their team's successes, or lack thereof.

WATCH: Allardyce To Sue Kean Over Leaked Video

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Sport

Sam Allardyce is suing Blackburn Rovers manager Steve Kean over comments the Scot made about his predecessor at Ewood Park. A video emerged on Mond...

WATCH: Rovers Boss Kean Filmed Calling Allardyce A 'Crook'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Sport

Blackburn Rovers manager Steve Kean has been secretly filmed branding his predecessor Sam Allardyce a "f*****g crook". The footage, released on You...

Venky's Incompetence Affects the Whole Town, Not Just a Few Supporters

David Riding | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Sport
David Riding

In 2004 a bronze statue of Jack Walker was unveiled outside Ewood Park in tribute to the man who transformed the fortunes of his team.

WATCH: Final Day Premier League Drama - Baggies Bounce Back In 2005

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Sport

Going into the final day of the 2004/05 Premier League campaign, four sides - Crystal Palace, Norwich City, Southampton and West Bromwich Albion - rem...

Venky's Sack Rovers Deputy CEO Hunt

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Sport

Premier League side Blackburn Rovers have sacked deputy chief executive Paul Hunt, according to reports. On Tuesday a letter from Hunt to Blackburn...