Another Scotland snub for Burnley midfielder Arfield

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2:58pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

BURNLEY midfielder Scott Arfield has once again been overlooked by Scotland boss Gordan Strachan.

Bryan Douglas pays tribute to late Blackburn Rovers great Matt Woods

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1:08pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

BRYAN Douglas has paid a glowing tribute to fellow Blackburn Rovers great Matt Woods after he passed away.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer not underestimating former club Rotherham United

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12:22pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

WHEN Gary Bowyer walks into the New York Stadium tonight he will encounter a very different club to the one he left as a 25-year-old.

Nathaniel Chalobah: Turf Moor loan spell will be learning curve

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9:17am Tuesday 30th September 2014

NATHANIEL Chalobah wants to use his loan spell with Burnley as a real learning experience after making his Premier League debut on Sunday.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer believes Ben Marshall can fill problem right-back spot

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9:14am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer boss believes left-winger Ben Marshall is the man to solve his side’s right-back problem.

Blackburn Rovers birthday boy Tommy Spurr makes return from injury

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11:06am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers defender Tommy Spurr has made his return from injury.

Andrew Greaves column: Woeful Clarets display was a bad day at the office

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4:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

SO much for a Super Sunday? In front of the TV cameras at the Hawthorns yesterday we were nothing short of woeful. And thankfully it’s a long time since I’ve had to utter such a phrase.

West Brom boss Alan Irvine pleased to breach Burnley defence

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2:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

ALAN Irvine felt West Bromwich Albion had been the first to truly open up the Burnley defence this season as his side claimed a 4-0 victory at the Hawthorns.

No excuse for West Brom defeat, says Burnley boss Sean Dyche

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11:00am Monday 29th September 2014

SEAN Dyche refused to use injuries as an excuse after Burnley slipped to the bottom of the Premier League table with a 4-0 loss at West Bromwich Albion yesterday.

Blackburn Rovers loan star Ryan Tunnicliffe vows to add more goals to his game after first of his career

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11:00am Monday 29th September 2014

SUPER-SUB Ryan Tunnicliffe is determined to take a leaf out of his hero Steven Gerrard’s book and add more goals to his game – after the first of his career left Blackburn Rovers in upbeat mood ahead of tomorrow’s trip to Rotherham United.

MATCH ANALYSIS: West Brom 4 Burnley 0

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9:18am Monday 29th September 2014

PERHAPS it was always inevitable. The game was half an hour old when Craig Dawson, the defender Burnley had spent all summer trying to sign, set the Clarets on course for this dispiriting defeat.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Blackburn Rovers 2 Watford 2

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9:15am Monday 29th September 2014

THE question over whether this Rovers team can find the consistency they must acquire if they are to win promotion remains unanswered.

GOALS WILL COME: Clarets must find a source of creativity

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3:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE message from players and management coming out of Turf Moor over the past few weeks has been clear: The goals will come.

Ex-Blackburn Rovers midfielder Billy McKinlay named as new Watford head coach

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1:45pm Monday 29th September 2014

FORMER Blackburn Rovers midfielder Billy McKinlay has been named as the new head coach of Watford after Oscar Garcia stepped down due to health reasons.

Tommy Spurr to return to action tonight for Blackburn Rovers U21s

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11:23am Monday 29th September 2014

TOMMY Spurr will make his comeback from injury in Blackburn Rovers' U21s Premier League clash with Reading at Ewood Park tonight (7pm) – which is free to all supporters.

PLAYER RATINGS: West Brom 4 Burnley 0

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11:14am Monday 29th September 2014

CLARETS reporter Chris Flanagan gives his player ratings for this weekend's disappointing loss to West Brom.

PLAYER RATINGS: Blackburn Rovers 2 Watford 2

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11:32am Monday 29th September 2014

ROVERS reporter Paul Wheelock gives his player ratings for this weekend's draw with Watford at Ewood Park.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Accrington Stanley 1 Plymouth Argyle 0

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11:18am Monday 29th September 2014

IT was as if John Coleman had never been away.

FULL TIME: West Bromwich Albion 4 Burnley 0

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6:04pm Sunday 28th September 2014

AN injury-hit Burnley side succumbed to a convincing defeat at West Bromwich Albion this afternoon.

Live MATCHDAY LIVE: West Bromwich Albion vs. Burnley

3:13pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Updates from The Hawthorns for Burnley's Premier League match against West Bromwich Albion

Gary Bowyer hails 'outstanding response' after Blackburn Rovers fight back to draw with Watford

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10:39am Sunday 28th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer praised his side’s ‘outstanding response’ after they came from two goals down at half-time to a draw an enthralling Championship clash 2-2 at home to high-flying Watford yesterday.

FULL-TIME: Blackburn Rovers 2 Watford 2

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5:09pm Saturday 27th September 2014

RESILIENT Rovers produced a storming second-half fight back to recover from two goals down and draw a match they did enough to win.

FULL TIME: Accrington Stanley 1 Plymouth Argyle 0

ACCRINGTON Stanley are within two points of the play-off places after John Coleman made it two wins out of two since returning as manager.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers v Watford

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1:53pm Saturday 27th September 2014

WELCOME to Ewood Park for this afternoon's Championship clash between Blackburn Rovers and Watford. Don't miss a kick of the action with our matchday live blog.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Watford

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2:21pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have named an unchanged team for this afternoon’s Championship clash at home to Watford.

Burnley boss Dyche hungry for first victory

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1:50pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BURNLEY have not contributed greatly to the Premier League’s goal glut in the early stages of the season, but Sean Dyche does not care what the scoreline is at the Hawthorns tomorrow – as long as it is a victory.

VIDEO: Blackburn Rovers fans remember Trelleborgs away tie 20 years on

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12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

THE result may not have been what they wanted but for the Blackburn Rovers fans who made the trip to Trelleborg for the club’s maiden European away day it proved to be a memorable experience.

Reid hopes Burnley can follow West Bromwich Albion example

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11:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

STEVEN Reid returns to West Bromwich Albion tomorrow, confident Burnley can follow his old club’s lead. Now in their fifth consecutive season in the top flight, the Baggies started life in the Premier League in far worse fashion than Burnley have done.

We may never top Blackburn Rovers result, says Trelleborgs captain

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11:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

THE captain of Trelleborgs sat crestfallen, crying in the dressing room. Little did Jonas Brorsson know that today, 20 years on, he would be taking part in a reunion celebrating the most famous result in the Swedish club’s history.

David Eyres: Burnley sub Keane might have played for Manchester United this weekend

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10:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

IT’S a strange situation that Michael Keane would probably have had more chance of playing at centre back for Manchester United than for Burnley this weekend, but I think we’ve got a good young squad here now.

Stuart Ripley: Trelleborgs exit was blessing in disguise in Blackburn Rovers' title chase

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10:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

STUART Ripley still remembers the embarrassment of Blackburn Rovers’ defeat to Trelleborgs, but he believes their UEFA Cup exit may have actually helped them to win the Premier League eight months later.

Burnley boss not fazed by injury doubts

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9:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

SEAN Dyche insists he is not overly concerned about injury doubts hanging over both Burnley’s regular central midfielders ahead of tomorrow’s match at West Bromwich Albion – even though both his first choice strikers are already absent.

Craig Conway will soon get back to his best, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

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9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer believes Craig Conway is already getting back to his best after giving the influential winger a ‘little breather’.

Simon Garner column: You can't teach what Jordan Rhodes does so well

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4:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

JORDAN Rhodes’ goal on Saturday against Fulham – you just can’t teach that.

Lancashire relegated from County Championship Division One

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4:28pm Friday 26th September 2014

LANCASHIRE have been relegated from the County Championship Division One after drawing their final game of the season with Middlesex.

Andy Lochhead column: Burnley strikers must keep on believing

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4:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

EVERY team goes through spells where goals are hard to come by, this is the case for Burnley at the moment and they just have to keep on working.

Burnley to assess trio ahead of West Bromwich Albion clash

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2:57pm Friday 26th September 2014

BURNLEY will assess the fitness of Kieran Trippier, David Jones and Dean Marney ahead of Sunday’s trip to West Bromwich Albion.

Watching football is my way of switching off says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

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2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

IF Gary Bowyer or any of his managerial counterparts need a reminder of why health is more important than football, it came last weekend when the head coach of tomorrow’s opponents Watford was admitted to hospital with minor chest pains.

Matt Kilgallon: Role Corry Evans plays is so important to Blackburn Rovers

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1:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

WHILE his Blackburn Rovers midfield colleagues may be more heralded, Corry Evans’ contribution does not go unnoticed either by his manager or his team-mates.

Sean Dyche has restored my belief, says Clarets midfielder Scott Arfield

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12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A YEAR after considering offers from League Two clubs, Scott Arfield says he will be ‘forever grateful’ to Sean Dyche for the opportunity to play in the Premier League.

Blackburn Rovers duo Tom Cairney and Lee Williamson fit for Watford clash

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11:27am Friday 26th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer faces a midfield selection headache for tomorrow’s Ewood Park encounter with Watford.

Former Blackburn Rovers striker DJ Campbell signs for Maidenhead United

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9:41am Friday 26th September 2014

FORMER Blackburn Rovers striker DJ Campbell has signed for Conference South side Maidenhead United.

Clarke Carlisle: In-form Clarets defender Duff can carry on impressing

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9:15am Friday 26th September 2014

CLARKE Carlisle believes the form of Burnley veteran Michael Duff has softened the blow of missing out on West Bromwich Albion centre back Craig Dawson this summer.

Ryan Tunnicliffe: Time for me and Blackburn Rovers to kick on

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9:12am Friday 26th September 2014

THE returning Ryan Tunnicliffe reckons tomorrow’s big Championship clash with Watford represents the perfect chance for him and Blackburn Rovers to kick on.

Former Claret Chris Baird could miss reunion at the Hawthorns

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11:20am Friday 26th September 2014

THE versatile Chris Baird could miss out on a meeting against his former Clarets teammates on Sunday after he was forced to pull out of West Brom’s midweek League Cup victory.

Chris Flanagan column: Sean Dyche’s Burnley are on the right track

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1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

SEAN Dyche, Burnley boss and nominee for the LMA manager of the year award, is unbeaten in three matches. This, according to some, is enough for him to be in contention for the sack.

Paul Wheelock column: Ryan Tunnicliffe has given Blackburn Rovers boss tough decision

This Is Lancashire:

1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

WITH Jason Steele and Shane Duffy having made such accomplished full debuts in the win at Fulham, it’s almost been forgotten just how effective Rovers’ other deadline day recruit was on his last appearance for the club.

Tom Heaton: Clarets have firepower to cope without Ings and Vokes

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9:28am Thursday 25th September 2014

TOM Heaton is confident that Burnley have enough strength in depth to secure victories without strike duo Danny Ings and Sam Vokes.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer pleased with squad strength as Tommy Spurr nears return

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9:21am Thursday 25th September 2014

THE impending battle for the Blackburn Rovers left-back spot between Markus Olsson and the returning Tommy Spurr is indicative of the strength in depth the club now has at its disposal.

West Bromwich Albion's £10m striker hoping to face Burnley

1:37pm Thursday 25th September 2014

WEST Bromwich Albion's £10m striker Brown Ideye has revealed he is hopeful of recovering from injury to face Burnley on Sunday.







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