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Rudy Gestede praised after setting Blackburn Rovers on their way to FA Cup win over Swansea City

Blackburn Citizen:

10:30am Sunday 25th January 2015

BUZZING Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer revealed a last-minute pep talk with Rudy Gestede paid off after his in-demand top-scorer set his side on their way to an impressive 3-1 FA Cup win over Premier League Swansea City.

Swansea City boss dismisses move for Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes

Blackburn Citizen:

6:17pm Saturday 24th January 2015

SWANSEA City boss Garry Monk has dismissed speculation that he wants to sign Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes.

Craig Conway delighted after sealing Blackburn Rovers' FA Cup win over Swansea City

Blackburn Citizen:

4:28pm Saturday 24th January 2015

CRAIG Conway cut a delighted figure after his first goal of the season sealed Blackburn Rovers’ place in the FA Cup fifth round.

FULL-TIME: Blackburn Rovers 3 Swansea City 1

Blackburn Citizen:

2:51pm Saturday 24th January 2015

ROVERS roared through to the fifth round of the FA Cup after coming from behind to beat a Swansea side who finished the tie with nine men.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Swansea City

Blackburn Citizen: Blackburn Rovers and Scotland defender Grant Hanley

12:10pm Saturday 24th January 2015

TOP-SCORERS Rudy Gestede and Jordan Rhodes, along with captain Grant Hanley, goalkeeper Jason Steele and midfielder Ben Marshall, have all been named on the bench for Blackburn Rovers in their FA Cup fourth-round clash at home to Premier League Swansea City (12.45pm).

Derek Fazackerley pays triubte to late Blackburn Rovers manager Ken Furphy

Blackburn Citizen:

9:30am Saturday 24th January 2015

AS Ewood Park gets set to mark the passing of Ken Furphy, one of the greatest players in Blackburn Rovers’ history has paid tribute to the manager who helped put pride back into the club just when it needed it most.

Barnsley boss claims Blackburn Rovers' transfer embargo stopped him signing John O'Sullivan

Blackburn Citizen:

10:22pm Friday 23rd January 2015

BARNSLEY boss Danny Wilson has claimed Blackburn Rovers’ transfer embargo stopped him from signing John O’Sullivan.

Eric Kinder praises Blackburn Rovers side after sealing place in U21s Premier League Cup semis

Blackburn Citizen:

10:20am Thursday 22nd January 2015

PROUD Eric Kinder praised his Blackburn Rovers side after they sealed their place in the semi finals of the U21s Premier League Cup with a 1-0 win over Newcastle United at St James’ Park.

Paul Wheelock column: Agent comments did Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede absolutely no favours

Blackburn Citizen:

9:11am Thursday 22nd January 2015

RUDY Gestede has done much to establish himself as a bona fide fans’ favourite over these past 12 months.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has ‘no problem’ in picking Rudy Gestede against Swansea City

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Thursday 22nd January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer would have ‘no problem whatsoever’ in selecting want-away top-scorer Rudy Gestede for Saturday’s FA Cup clash with Swansea City.

Dean Rittenberg the match-winner as Blackburn Rovers beat Newcastle United in U21s Premier League Cup

Blackburn Citizen: Dean Rittenberg

9:52pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers are through to the semi-finals of the U21s Premier League Cup after a brilliant 1-0 win over Newcastle United at St James' Park tonight.

Blackburn Rovers will not be pressured into selling want-away top-scorer Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Citizen:

10:30am Wednesday 21st January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers will not be pressured into selling want-away top-scorer Rudy Gestede.

Rudy Gestede 'really wants' to sign for Crystal Palace but remains 'committed' to Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen:

11:49am Tuesday 20th January 2015

THE agent of Rudy Gestede has spoken about the Blackburn Rovers top-scorer’s potential move to Crystal Palace.

Defender Matt Kilgallon hoping he has done enough to retain Blackburn Rovers place

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Tuesday 20th January 2015

MATT Kilgallon is hoping he has done enough to retain his place in Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer’s starting line-up.

Rudy Gestede trains alongside Blackburn Rovers team-mates as talks continue over potential Crystal Palace move

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Tuesday 20th January 2015

TOP-SCORER Rudy Gestede yesterday trained alongside his Blackburn Rovers team-mates as talks continued over his potential move to Crystal Palace.

Blackburn Rovers confirm departure of Academy manager Phil Cannon

Blackburn Citizen:

2:45pm Monday 19th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers Academy manager Phil Cannon has left the club after five years.

Former Blackburn Rovers manager Ken Furphy passes away

Blackburn Citizen:

12:02pm Monday 19th January 2015

FORMER Blackburn Rovers manager Ken Furphy has passed away at the age of 83.

PLAYER RATINGS: Wigan Athletic 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Blackburn Citizen:

9:47am Monday 19th January 2015

ROVERS reporter Paul Wheelock gives his player ratings for this weekend's draw at Wigan.

MATCH ANALYSIS & VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Wigan Athletic 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Monday 19th January 2015

SO in the end this was neither the perfect storm it threatened to be nor the return to winning ways it needed to be.

Crystal Palace in talks with Blackburn Rovers over top-scorer Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Monday 19th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers were last night locked in talks with Crystal Palace over the sale of top-scorer Rudy Gestede.

Gary Bowyer: James McClean should not have been on the pitch to deny Blackburn Rovers victory

Blackburn Citizen:

9:53am Sunday 18th January 2015

GARY Bowyer criticised Mike Jones’ failure to send off the player who denied Blackburn Rovers a ‘deserved’ victory in yesterday’s 1-1 derby draw at Wigan Athletic.

Gary Bowyer: Premier League club in talks with Blackburn Rovers over top-scorer Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Citizen:

5:55pm Saturday 17th January 2015

GARY Bowyer says Blackburn Rovers are in discussions with an unnamed Premier League club over the transfer of top-scorer Rudy Gestede.

FULL-TIME: Wigan Athletic 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Blackburn Citizen: Corry Evans has returned to Blackburn Rovers this week after being away on international duty with Northern Ireland

5:02pm Saturday 17th January 2015

ROVERS were forced to settle for a share of the spoils in their derby clash at the DW Stadium after James McClean cancelled out Corry Evans’ first goal of the campaign.

TEAM NEWS: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen:

2:24pm Saturday 17th January 2015

TOP-SCORER Rudy Gestede has not travelled with the Blackburn Rovers squad for today's Championship clash at Wigan Athletic.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen:

1:52pm Saturday 17th January 2015

WELCOME to the DW Stadium for this afternoon's Championship clash between Wigan Athletic and Blackburn Rovers. Don't miss a kick of the action with our matchday live blog.

Ben Marshall: I’m happy to be Blackburn Rovers’ Mr Versatile

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Saturday 17th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers’ very own Mr Versatile Ben Marshall insists he can leave his mark on a match no matter where he lines up on the pitch.

David Thomspon: Blackburn Rovers should have too much for Wigan Athletic in 'massive' derby

Blackburn Citizen:

7:00am Saturday 17th January 2015

WITH Blackburn Rovers eager to get their stuttering play-off bid back on track and Wigan Athletic desperate for points in their quest for survival this afternoon’s derby clash has the makings of a match neither can afford to lose.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer insists he will not duck criticism that has come his way

Blackburn Citizen:

4:10pm Friday 16th January 2015

DEFIANT Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer insists he will not duck the criticism that has come his way.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer launches defence of 'warrior' captain Grant Hanley

Blackburn Citizen: Blackburn Rovers and Scotland defender Grant Hanley

10:58am Friday 16th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers manager Gary Bowyer has launched a passionate defence of his ‘warrior’ captain Grant Hanley.

Hull City boss Steve Bruce rules out signing Blackburn Rovers top-scorer Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Citizen:

9:32am Friday 16th January 2015

HULL City manager Steve Bruce says his attempt to sign Blackburn Rovers top-scorer is ‘not going to happen’.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer keen to keep hold of top-scorer Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Friday 16th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer would be loathe to lose top-scorer Rudy Gestede to the Premier League.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer confirms Hull City and other Premier League clubs interested in Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Citizen:

3:46pm Thursday 15th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has confirmed Hull City are one of several Premier League clubs interested in his top-scorer Rudy Gestede.

Towneley title joy for Harriers and Runners

Blackburn Citizen:

11:10am Thursday 15th January 2015

MATT Nuttall continued his season to remember at Saturday’s Mid Lancs Cross County League race.

Paul Wheelock column: Blackburn Rovers' season in danger of stagnating

Blackburn Citizen:

10:43am Thursday 15th January 2015

CAST your mind back six weeks.

Blackburn Rovers to travel to St James' Park to take on Newcastle United in U21s Premier League Cup

Blackburn Citizen: Eric Kinder

12:48pm Tuesday 13th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers will travel to St James' Park to take on Newcastle United in the quarter-finals of the U21s Premier League Cup on Tuesday, January 20 (7pm).

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer may look to replace midfielder Ryan Tunnicliffe

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Tuesday 13th January 2015

LETHARGIC and lacking in tempo and intensity it was not just Blackburn Rovers’ defeat to Wolves that disappointed but the manner of it.

Tommy Spurr to continue Blackburn Rovers comeback in U21s Premier League Cup clash with Aston Villa

Blackburn Citizen: Rovers have been boosted by the return to full training of defender Tommy Spurr

2:22pm Monday 12th January 2015

TOMMY Spurr will be part of a stronger Blackburn Rovers team in tonight’s U21s Premier League clash with Aston Villa at Leigh Sports Village (7pm).

Blackburn Rovers defender Markus Olsson fit for Wigan Athletic despite shoulder ‘popping’ out

Blackburn Citizen:

12:30pm Monday 12th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers defender Markus Olsson will be fit for the north-west derby at Wigan Athletic on Saturday despite his shoulder ‘popping out’ in yesterday’s 1-0 home defeat to Wolves.

PLAYER RATINGS: Blackburn Rovers 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers 1

Blackburn Citizen:

9:50am Monday 12th January 2015

ROVERS reporter Paul Wheelock gives his player ratings for yesterday's Ewood Park defeat.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer brands home loss to Wolves 'majorly disappointing'

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Monday 12th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer branded yesterday’s 1-0 home loss to Wolves as ‘majorly disappointing’.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Wolves

Blackburn Citizen:

1:25pm Sunday 11th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has made six changes for this afternoon’s Championship clash with fellow promotion hopefuls Wolves at Ewood Park.

Blackburn Rovers defender Markus Olsson signs new one-year contract

Blackburn Citizen:

6:14pm Saturday 10th January 2015

DEFENDER Markus Olsson has handed Blackburn Rovers a boost ahead of tomorrow’s Championship clash with Wolves at Ewood Park (2pm) by signing a new one-year contract that will tie him to the club until the summer of 2016.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer looks to FA Cup opponents Swansea City as example to follow

Blackburn Citizen:

10:50am Friday 9th January 2015

GARY Bowyer believes Blackburn Rovers should use Swansea City as an example in their efforts to rebuild the club.

Gary Bowyer facing toughest team selection of his Blackburn Rovers reign

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Friday 9th January 2015

GARY Bowyer admits he is facing the toughest team selection of his Blackburn Rovers reign.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer able to enter transfer market after Josh Morris rejoins Fleetwood Town on loan

Blackburn Citizen:

12:14pm Thursday 8th January 2015

YOUNG Blackburn Rovers midfielder Josh Morris has re-joined Fleetwood Town on loan until the end of the season.

Blackburn Rovers’ annual accounts, which show a £42.1m loss, made available to public

Blackburn Citizen:

3:00pm Thursday 8th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers’ annual accounts, which show a £42.1m loss, are now available to the public.

Date announced for Blackburn Rovers' FA Cup tie at home to Swansea City

Blackburn Citizen:

5:07pm Wednesday 7th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers’ FA Cup fourth-round tie at home to Premier League outfit Swansea City will take place on Saturday, January 24 with a 12.45pm kick-off.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer relishing prospect of facing Swansea City in FA Cup

Blackburn Citizen:

12:00pm Wednesday 7th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer is relishing the prospect of facing Premier League opposition in the FA Cup for the third season running.

Quartet set to hand Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer selection headache for Wolves clash

Blackburn Citizen:

1:00pm Wednesday 7th January 2015

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer is set to be boosted by the return of at least four key players for Sunday’s Ewood Park showdown with play-off rivals Wolves.

Leon Best returning to Blackburn Rovers after Derby County cut short loan deal

Blackburn Citizen: Leon Best celebrates his goal as Blackburn Rovers drew at Derby County

3:06pm Tuesday 6th January 2015

STRIKER Leon Best is on his way back to Blackburn Rovers after Derby County confirmed they have cut short his season-long loan.

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