FA Cup Quarter final draws

Manchester United has rewarded with a home quarter-final against holders Arsenal after the beat Preston North End in Monday Night's FA Cup clash. The draw took place shortly before kick-off at Deepdale, with the balls selected by England manager Sir Roy Hodgson and Brian Finney, son of the late, great Preston

Emotional Bentley retires

Former Blackburn and Tottenham forward David Bentley has retired from football after admitting he had 'fallen out of love with the game'. The 29-year-old had been out of action for more than a year, failing to find a club after he was released by Tottenham at the end of the 2012-13

Blackburn 1-3 Everton: Pre-Season Match Report

Nikica Jelavic scored two goals to help Everton claim a comfortable 3-1 victory over Blackburn Rovers in the Ewood Park curtain-raiser on Saturday. The Croatia international endured a difficult second season at Goodison Park last term and is currently wanted by Bundesliga outfit Hamburg, but has now staked his claim for

Blackburn miss-out on Phil Jones windfall

Championship strugglers Blackburn Rovers will miss out on a £2 million windfall because their former player Phil Jones did not start enough games in Manchester United's title-winning season, the Daily Telegraph has reported. Despite his injury-hit campaign, Jones, 21, was praised by manager Sir Alex Ferguson for his impressive contribution to

Blackburn Rovers sack Michael Appleton after 67 days

Blackburn Rovers have been plunged into further chaos with manager Michael Appleton sacked by a letter handed to him by a club employee after just 67 days in charge at Ewood Park. Appleton and three members of his backroom staff learnt of their sacking at the Championship clubÔÇÖs Brockhall training ground

Shittu sends Milwall to Wembley at Blackburn’s expense

Mark Clattenburg was at the centre of controversy at Ewood Park as Danny ShittuÔÇÖs first-half header secured MillwallÔÇÖs place in next monthÔÇÖs FA Cup semi-final against Wigan Athletic at Wembley. Kenny JackettÔÇÖs Championship outfit, who were beaten by Manchester United in the 2004 FA Cup final in Cardiff, overcame Blackburn in

Blackburn interested in Appleton

Blackburn Rovers have made an approach for Blackpool manager Michael Appleton, according to a club statement. Rovers are looking for a new boss after sacking Henning Berg, who spent just 57 days in charge, on December 27 and have placed caretaker duo Gary Bowyer and Terry McPhillips at the helm until

Blackburn Park? Blackburn keen on Arsenal’s Park Chu-Young

South Korean striker Park Chu-Young is wanted by Championship club Blackburn Rovers, according to British reports. The 27-year-old managed only six appearances for Arsenal last term, after moving to London from Monaco in August last year. The Daily Mail reports Blackburn boss Steve Kean wants to bring Park in on loan for the season, following a