Manchester United letting me go proved to be the making of me, says in-form Blackburn Rovers star Ben Marshall

Blackburn Citizen:

10:33am Saturday 25th October 2014

NEW Blackburn Rovers talisman Ben Marshall believes his departure from boyhood heroes Manchester United has been the making of him.

Strength in depth means Blackburn Rovers do not have to rush captain Grant Hanley straight back into action

Blackburn Citizen:

10:42am Saturday 25th October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers coach Craig Short says the strength in depth the club now boasts at centre back means captain Grant Hanley will not have to be rushed back into action.

We are not a 'million miles away', insists Blackburn Rovers coach Craig Short

Blackburn Citizen: Craig Short

12:34pm Friday 24th October 2014

DURING Blackburn Rovers’ 12-game unbeaten run to end last season, a run which has done much to raise expectations at Ewood Park, Craig Short would take his seat on the bench almost certain that they would not be beaten.

Craig Short: Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes is the best finisher I have played or worked with

Blackburn Citizen:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

CRAIG Short has labelled Blackburn Rovers hitman Jordan Rhodes as the best finisher he has played or worked with.

Simon Garner column: Blackburn Rovers must take the game to Nottingham Forest

Blackburn Citizen:

2:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

AS a footballer you’ve got to make things happen. It sounds like Blackburn didn’t do that until the second half on Tuesday.

Accrington Stanley boss John Coleman won’t rush star after death of girlfriend

Blackburn Citizen:

11:13am Friday 24th October 2014

JOHN Coleman experienced ‘one of the saddest days’ he has had in football when he learned that Kal Naismith’s girlfriend had died.

Blackburn Rovers' move to become private company given green light

Blackburn Citizen: Rovers Trust have moved to bring Ewood Park into the community by making the ground an ACV

11:40am Thursday 23rd October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers will turn from a public limited company to a private one.

Blackburn Rovers defender Adam Henley determined to retain right back spot

Blackburn Citizen:

9:25am Thursday 23rd October 2014

ADAM Henley hopes to have put a marker down for the Blackburn Rovers right-back spot after producing a performance he admits will do wonders for his confidence.

Paul Wheelock column: Blackburn Rovers' defensive improvement tempered by wasteful finishing

Blackburn Citizen:

2:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

27. 9. 20. 17. 30. 12 ... No they’re not this weekend’s winning lottery numbers but the amount of shots Rovers have had in each of their last six matches.

Accrington Stanley register lowest league crowd

Blackburn Citizen: John Coleman has happy memories of playing City

10:16am Thursday 23rd October 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman isn’t too concerned with the poor attendance for Tuesday night’s 3-1 win over Hartlepool, after the Reds recorded their lowest attendance since they were in the UniBond League.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer praises players for response to half-time dressing down in Birmingham City win

Blackburn Citizen:

11:23am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer praised his players for responding positively to his half-time dressing down in last night’s 1-0 home win over 10-man and managerless Birmingham City.

Kevin Gallacher column: Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes needs to gamble more to get back on the goal trail

Blackburn Citizen:

2:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

ONE of the best strikers I listened to when I was a player was Gary Lineker.

VIDEO: Blackburn Rovers 1 Birmingham City 0

Blackburn Citizen:

9:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

ROVERS returned to winning ways last night thanks to man-of-the-moment Ben Marshall’s fifth goal of the season.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer pleased with second half display in win over Birmingham City

Blackburn Citizen:

10:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers moved to within three points of the play-offs last night after they ended their four-match winless run by beating 10-man and managerless Birmingham City 1-0 at Ewood Park.

FULL TIME: Accrington Stanley 3 Hartlepool United 1

Blackburn Citizen:

10:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley claimed a home victory over Hartlepool United in League Two tonight – although only 947 were there to see it.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers v Birmingham City

Blackburn Citizen:

5:25pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

WELCOME to Ewood Park as Blackburn Rovers welcome Birmingham City.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Birmingham City

Blackburn Citizen:

7:07pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have made two changes for tonight’s Championship clash at home to managerless Birmingham City.

Dan Clough column: Let's build on a good point - starting tonight

Blackburn Citizen:

3:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A POINT at Ipswich must not be sniffed at and I certainly would have taken that before the game.

Clubs should be allowed to appeal against sending offs for two bookings, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

Blackburn Citizen:

1:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has called on the football authorities to change the rule that prevents clubs from appealing against sending offs for two bookings.

Managing is a balancing act between getting results and building for the future, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

Blackburn Citizen:

12:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

AS Gary Bowyer was addressing the media yesterday afternoon he had no idea of the events taking place 100 miles down the M6.

Accrington Stanley star Kal Naismith reeling after death of girlfriend

Blackburn Citizen:

11:36am Tuesday 21st October 2014

KAL Naismith has been told to take as much time off as he needs by Accrington Stanley after the death of his girlfriend last week.

Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede: We must back up our words with actions

Blackburn Citizen:

9:39am Tuesday 21st October 2014

TOP scorer Rudy Gestede admits Blackburn Rovers must start backing up their words with actions.

Young Blackburn Rovers defender Darragh Lenihan joins Burton Albion on loan

Blackburn Citizen:

2:15pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

VERSATILE young Blackburn Rovers defender Darragh Lenihan has joined Burton Albion on a month's loan.

Birmingham City sack manager Lee Clark ahead of Blackburn Rovers clash

Blackburn Citizen: Birmingham boss Lee Clark congratulates Gary Bowyer

2:31pm Monday 20th October 2014

BIRMINGHAM City have sacked manager Lee Clark ahead of their Championship clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park tomorrow night.

VIDEO: Last-gasp Blackburn Rovers hero Ben Marshall not getting carried away with his own form

Blackburn Citizen:

1:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

LAST-GASP Blackburn Rovers hero Ben Marshall insists he will not be getting carried away with his own fantastic form.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Ipswich Town 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Blackburn Citizen:

9:20am Monday 20th October 2014

BEN Marshall’s free kick, deep into injury time, curled nervelessly and beautifully over the wall, high into the corner of the net, has the potential to be much more than just a dramatic equaliser.

PLAYER RATINGS: Ipswich Town 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Blackburn Citizen:

11:33am Monday 20th October 2014

ROVERS reporter Paul Wheelock gives his player ratings for this weekend's dramatic draw with Ipswich Town.

John O'Sullivan and David Raya extend loans away from Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen: Charlie Tootill with young player of the year David Raya

10:37am Monday 20th October 2014

YOUNG Blackburn Rovers duo John O’Sullivan and David Raya have had their loans at Accrington Stanley and Southport respectively extended.

Eric Kinder delighted as Blackburn Rovers U21s hold Arsenal side featuring Theo Walcott to a draw

Blackburn Citizen:

11:46am Monday 20th October 2014

PROUD Blackburn Rovers U21s boss Eric Kinder paid tribute to his young team after they held Theo Walcott and Arsenal to a 0-0 draw.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Stevenage 2 Accrington Stanley 1

Blackburn Citizen:

11:35am Monday 20th October 2014

JOHN Coleman has been Accrington Stanley manager for each of their six trips to Stevenage and must be increasingly fed up of his side being on the wrong end of games at the Lamex Stadium.

Gary Bowyer: Blackburn Rovers must use last-gasp Ipswich Town draw as springboard to kick start season

Blackburn Citizen:

9:58am Sunday 19th October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has challenged his side to use their last-gasp 1-1 draw at in-form Ipswich Town yesterday as a springboard to kick start their season.

FULL-TIME: Ipswich Town 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Blackburn Citizen:

5:05pm Saturday 18th October 2014

BEN Marshall scored a dramatic injury-time equaliser as 10-man Rovers came from behind to earn a last-gasp point at form-team Ipswich today.

FULL TIME: Stevenage 2 Accrington Stanley 1

ACCRINGTON Stanley were unable to secure revenge against former play-off foes Stevenage as they were beaten in League Two this afternoon.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Ipswich Town v Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen: Blackburn boss Gary Bowyer. Picture: Action Images

1:25pm Saturday 18th October 2014

WELCOME to Portman Road for this afternoon's Championship clash between Ipswich Town and Blackburn Rovers. Don't miss a kick of the action with our matchday live blog.

TEAM NEWS: Ipswich Town v Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen: Grant Hanley

2:30pm Saturday 18th October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers will be without skipper Grant Hanley for this afternoon’s Championship clash at in-form Ipswich Town.

Shane Duffy: My Blackburn Rovers centre-back partnership with Grant Hanley will get better with time

Blackburn Citizen:

8:58am Saturday 18th October 2014

SHANE Duffy insists his centre-back partnership with Blackburn Rovers captain Grant Hanley will go from strength to strength the more the young internationals play together.

Blackburn Rovers U21s keep Theo Walcott and Arsenal U21s at bay

Blackburn Citizen: Rovers set for United clash

10:49pm Friday 17th October 2014

THEO Walcott's hopes of marking his return from nine months out through injury were dashed as Blackburn Rovers prroduced an excellent performance to draw their U21s Premier League clash with Arsenal in Borehamwood tonight.

Blackburn Rovers defender Tommy Spurr will not be risked in U21s clash against Arsenal and Theo Walcott

Blackburn Citizen: Tommy Spurr

3:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

RETURNING defender Tommy Spurr will not be risked in tonight’s U21s Premier League encounter with Arsenal at Boreham Wood FC (7pm).

Blackburn Rovers midfielder Ryan Tunnicliffe not dwelling on Rotherham United error

Blackburn Citizen:

11:05am Friday 17th October 2014

IMPRESSIVE as an impact substitute against Derby County and Watford, and a solid performer against Huddersfield Town, it would be fair to say that Ryan Tunnicliffe has enjoyed an encouraging start to his Blackburn Rovers career.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer unsure on Jason Lowe's return from injury

Blackburn Citizen:

9:15am Friday 17th October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer is unable to put a timescale on Jason Lowe’s return from injury.

We will not underestimate Blackburn Rovers, says skipper of form-team Ipswich Town

Blackburn Citizen:

10:30pm Friday 17th October 2014

A GLANCE at the form book and a look back at the history of tomorrow’s Portman Road encounter all point towards an Ipswich Town win.

Simon Garner column: The next four away games will be a real test of Blackburn Rovers' mettle

Blackburn Citizen:

4:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

IPSWICH and the three away matches which follow tomorrow’s trip to Portman Road are going to be a real test of Blackburn’s mettle.

Accrington Stanley eye Stevenage revenge after play-off pain

Blackburn Citizen:

11:10am Friday 17th October 2014

JOHN Coleman and his Accrington Stanley side will be looking to ‘right a wrong’ tomorrow as they face the team that beat them in the League Two play-offs in 2011.

Paul Wheelock column: If Josh King is serious about leaving Blackburn Rovers then there is no point standing in his way

Blackburn Citizen:

2:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

IF Josh King is serious about looking to leave Rovers in January then there is no point standing in his way.

Markus Olsson has vindicated my decision to hand him a new deal, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

Blackburn Citizen:

9:24am Thursday 16th October 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer believes Markus Olsson’s ‘magnificent’ form has vindicated his decision to hand the left back a new contract.

Blackburn Rovers midfielder Corry Evans makes history in Greece for Northern Ireland

Blackburn Citizen:

11:20am Thursday 16th October 2014

CORRY Evans today returns to Blackburn Rovers a history maker.

Just two clubs in the entire Football League offer a cheaper day out than Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Citizen: Rovers Trust have moved to bring Ewood Park into the community by making the ground an ACV

10:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

JUST two clubs in the entire Football League offer a cheaper day out than Blackburn Rovers.

Fit and refreshed Blackburn Rovers star Tom Cairney confident goals will come again

Blackburn Citizen:

9:11am Wednesday 15th October 2014

FIT and refreshed midfield star Tom Cairney has no doubt Blackburn Rovers will rediscover their shooting boots.

Kevin Gallacher column: Which curse will prevail at Ipswich Town?

Blackburn Citizen: Ipswich manager Mick McCarthy. Picture: Action Images

3:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BLACKBURN very rarely win at Portman Road. But then again Ipswich boss Mick McCarthy has just been named manager of the month, and we all know what that means if the curse is true.

Jason Wilcox: Gary Bowyer has got Blackburn Rovers moving in the right direction again

Blackburn Citizen:

12:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

IT may be 15 years since he left Blackburn Rovers but you only have to spend a short time with Jason Wilcox to realise his passion for the club still runs deep.







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