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Alan Shearer to Blackburn – Legends Should Stay Legends

Posted on 1 Oct, 2012, by in Soccer

How many all-time great footballers become successful managers, especially for team’s they’ve played for? Alan Shearer is the best player to ever wear the Blackburn jersey, delivering a historic title in 1995 and an incredible four year run. He shouldn’t tarnish that memory by taking over the manager position from Steve Kean. More

Longest Title Droughts in English Football

Posted on 15 May, 2012, by in Featured

Sergio Aguero’s goal three minutes into stoppage time gave Manchester City their third league title and first in 44 years. While being a very very long time to wait between titles, it’s still not the longest fans had to endure before witnessing glory once again. More

The Worst Teams in Europe So Far This Season

Posted on 30 Dec, 2011, by in Featured

Blackburn Rovers are having a terrible season and are making too many headlines for the wrong reasons, but they’re far from the worst team in Europe so far this season. That prestigious title should be awarded to Doxa Drama of Greece. More

Yakubu, Drama and Own Goals (Blackburn vs Arsenal)

Posted on 17 Sep, 2011, by in Soccer

Aiyegbini Yakubu scored twice and Blackburn enjoyed two more own goals from Arsenal defenders as they grabbed their first win of the season, pouring on the woes and hurt for Wenger’s team with a 4-3 huge come from behind match at Ewood Park. More

Steven Gerrard Needs to Retire Before There’s a “New Him”

Posted on 16 Sep, 2011, by in Soccer

Steven Gerrard might be planning to make his 2011-2012 debut for Liverpool this weekend, but Blackburn manager Steve Kean already thinks he has a 16 year old Steven Gerrard growing up in his struggling team. More

Manchester United Easily Handle Blackburn, Win 2-0

Posted on 31 Oct, 2009, by in Soccer

Manchester United beat Blackburn 2-0 (Rooney, Berbatov), staying at second place, two points behind Chelsea, a week before their meeting. More

Arsenal Thrash Blackburn 6-2, Fabregas Produces Sublime Performance

Posted on 4 Oct, 2009, by in Soccer

Arsenal comeback twice and enjoy a superb Cesc Fabregas performance (1 goal, 3 assists), thrashing Blackburn 6-2. More