Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray has said that the club had to make a tough decision over the futures of Charlie Mulgrew and Danny Graham. The duo have been a key part of the club’s plans over the past few years, but they have been released at the end of the current season with the club aiming to evolve with newer recruits.
Speaking after the final game of the campaign, he told: “It’s time to move and to create a new team that gets people talking about the team of 2020-21. That’s what football is. It’s not personal at all because I love these guys. Every time I don’t pick a [Charlie] Mulgrew, a Graham or a Smallwood, it hurts because we’ve been on a journey together and they’ve won amazing games. Charlie Mulgrew scored 30 goals across two seasons from centre half, and yet the club has to move on and the team has to evolve. When I sit them in the office and have a chat to them, we’re speaking as friends really, two guys.”
Continue reading Mowbray speaks on club’s decision to offload Charlie Mulgrew and Danny Graham
Blackburn Rovers might be offering Danny Graham an extension as his contract needs better attention. Graham’s contract at Rovers will be soon coming to an end but the doubts regarding his contract still stand. There are two options that they can offer an extension or they can buy another player as a replacement for him. There are many arguments that even though he is an experienced player his better days of playing well is over and it’s better to find an alternative.
With the financial concerns looming over the club,the suggestion to bring a new player seems like a difficult decision. When looking at financially it will be better to offer him an extension with less amount of salary.
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Alan Shearer was an irreplaceable player from Blackburn Rovers. Even though Rovers have brought many players after his departure to Newcastle United everyone failed to create what Shearer has done. He was transferred to his youth club Newcastle United for £15 million. The deal was signed after a lot of speculations, as Manchester United was also interested in him. With his departure, they needed a replacement for the person who has scored 113 goals for the club. In the season where Rovers finished up as the runners up of Premier League, he has scored 31 goals.
Kevin Gallacher was back from his injury which he suffered during the previous tournament which made him miss the campaign. His return along with his partner Sutton was a positive thing for the Rovers. As for the replacement of Shearer, Rovers were looking forward to signing Gabriel Batistuta and PierluigiCasiraghi. These were the best during that time but other than the speculations nothing more happened.
Continue reading Look at some of the key signings in Blackburn’s recent past
Everton have emerged in the front line to sign Manchester City player Tosin Adarabioyo. Everton are not the only club interested in the player as other EPL sides have also indicated an interest in the player. Wolves, Newcastle United and Leicester City have also registered an interest in the player. The player has declared that he is aware of the interests in him, but he is committed to end the season on a high with Blackburn and by the end of the season he will decide his next move.
Adarabioyo is currently on Loan at Blackburn Rovers, he has helped the sides to touching distance if reaching the play offs at the end of the season. Rovers have 53 points after 37 games. They’re three points behind Preston in 6th place. The club is still hopeful they can make the playoffs. The championship is currently on hold due to the Corona virus breakout. The league is expected to return in May, with the conclusion to run deep into the summer.
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Chelsea was all over the place on deadline day, searching specifically for a backup striker to Tammy Abraham and as a result Olivier Giroud was on the lookout for any team interested in him but reports have shown that Chelsea blocked all exit points for the France international since they couldn’t get what they themselves were searching for.
At this point the French man
wouldn’t mind going to Blackpool as long as he gets to play and not stay at a
club that humiliates him for who he is, his style of football when they very
much knew the kind of player he was before they bought him.
Continue reading GIROUD NOT ALLOWED TO LEAVE BY CHELSEA
Championship’s side Blackburn Rovers are interested in Livingston striker Lydon Dykes. Dyke has registered three goals in 8 appearances for Livingston this season, he was on loan last season and managed the same amount of goals in 15 appearances.
Dykes is from Queen of the south and he
spent three years at the Scottish championship before moving to the premiership
Continue reading BLACKBURN ROVERS TURN TO LIVINGSTON ACE
Park Rangers produced an exceptional display last weekend to see off the
challenge of Blackburn Rovers at Loftus Road. A game that was expected to be a
cagey tactical game produced one of the exciting games of the season.
game began with both sides sizing themselves with few and far opportunities.
After a quiet half-hour of play, QPR came into life with the opener. Ryan
Manning was able to escape free on the left-wing and delivered an excellent
cross to Nakhi Wells who calmly slotted home for his seventh goal of the
Continue reading QPR DEFEATS BLACKBURN IN SIX GOAL FEST
Tony Mowbray has a robust belief that he
knows what his team is up against Cardiff City coming to town on Saturday. The
manager of The Blackburn seems to be expecting a series of long balls in the
box. Sean Morrison and Aden Flint are going to be a nuisance and a difficult
The style of the game put on by Cardiff
City had been scrutinized in the early parts of the season. Neil Warnock has
said that his side is going to play an entertaining and attractive brand of
The large improvement in their display in
the game against Huddersfield has shown their real quality, particularly
through the performance of Josh Murphy and Lee Tomlin. Nevertheless, long
throw-ins along with set-pieces have played significant roles in developing
The Bluebird has used a direct approach
till now and Mowbray is getting his side ready for much more. He said that it
is the team of Neil Warnock and they have the energy. They are capable of
getting the ball forward, pass it on, and then put it in the box.
Mowbray also says that they have 2 players with special long throws Will Vaulks and Morrison and they have 2 center-halves who can go up for each and every set play. The team also has Junior Hoilett, the one with talent, speed, and technique. So, they have good, strong, and big players. Thus, he has to get his team ready for a physical confrontation. However, they should also be careful when it comes to the talent they possess.
He says that if they think that they are going to play tippy-tappy football, they can have at least 60% ball possession and yet lose by 3-0. According to him, Neil doesn’t hide the fact that they can be powerful and direct.
Since last five years, due to the deterioration of the Blackburn Rovers of the British Club, a human will not be punished to remember that the Blackburn Rovers used to the be the champion back before two decades of the Premier League. After being defeated into lower two dissections to the League of One, it is now kind of an aloof dream to except to make it to the top flight, before the initiation of the Championship.
To the positive perspective, the Rovers hierarchy is now being headed by CEO, the very well-known Steve Waggot, who at the Conrad Hotel to the Hindustan Times explained, the disproportion of the pyramid of the England football clubs by saying,
Continue reading Blackburn Rovers and its Comeback with the Help of Waggot
Blackburn Rovers have experienced a good season by their standards as the club has managed to stay clear of the relegation zone. Sitting 17th on the league table 11 points of the relegation places the club is looking ahead to next season.
According to news from England Blackburn are set to sign Charlton Athletic defender Patrick Bauer on a free transfer at the end of the season. Rovers have struggled at the back this season as injuries to key defenders Darragh Lehinan and Charlie Mulgrew has affected the club in recent weeks. Continue reading BLACKBURN SET TO SIGN DEFENDER ON A FREE