Posts Tagged "Blackburn Rovers"

Cause For Concern At Blackburn?

By on Dec 15, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 11 comments

I was surely not alone in thinking “Ha-ha-ha” when hearing of “Big” Sam Allardyce’s Blackburn departure. But unless there has been a master plan in place since day one (and Maradona’s unexpected appearance in England a few weeks back now has a new explanation), the decision appears the latest example of Venky’s – and in particular Anuradha Desai’s – utter ignorance...

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Big Sam Not Big Enough For Blackburn

By on Dec 13, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

If there is one thing that the internet has brought us, it has been instant public opinion. However right or wrong, well informed or otherwise it may be, it’s there, in our faces within a few minutes of a news story breaking. This has a value in itself, of sorts. The more people there are commenting on specific story, the closer we can get to something...

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4,000 Holes In Blackburn Takeover Bidders?

By on Oct 29, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

It has been a confusing week for Blackburn Rovers-watchers. All that has been certain about the club in recent times is that it would be bought by Indians, and that Mirror and People journalist Alan Nixon would be up there breaking the story to the world. Well, it looks like Nixon can take that holiday he’s been looking forward to ever since the Jack Walker Family...

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Clubs In Crisis: How Time Flies (Part One)

Clubs In Crisis: How Time Flies (Part One)

By on Sep 22, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 0 comments

I take a month off to deal with some personal business (successfully, thanks for asking) and look what happens in the world of football. When I last looked, Liverpool’s ownership situation was one of utter chaos, with the current owners insisting on handsome reward for their failures – just like any other bankers. Blackburn Rovers were about to be taken over by an...

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The Premier League 2010/11 Previews 4 – Blackburn Rovers: A Summer Of Silence

The Premier League 2010/11 Previews 4 – Blackburn Rovers: A Summer Of Silence

By on Jul 31, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

Blackburn Rovers finished last season in a creditable tenth place in the Premier League but, with just over two weeks left until start of the new season do Blackburn supporters have cause to be concerned that, this season, the trapdoor may be a little close for comfort? They have, after all, had an exceptionally quiet summer in the transfer market and, if the bottom...

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