Stephen Cummings column: Clarets defence equals 68/69 team - if not the attack

This Is Lancashire:

4:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

GOOD news: the last time Burnley recorded three consecutive clean sheets in the top flight of English football, they survived with plenty to spare – finishing 14th out of the 22 runners.

Dan Clough column: Blackburn Rovers showed real character at Craven Cottage

This Is Lancashire:

4:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

I HAVE to admit to being very disheartened by last week’s defeat at home to Derby.

Accrington Stanley sign Chesterfield goalkeeper Aaron Chapman on loan

This Is Lancashire:

3:13pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley have completed the loan signing of Chesterfield goalkeeper Aaron Chapman.

Clarets boss Dyche full of praise for striker Lukas Jutkiewicz

This Is Lancashire:

12:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

BURNLEY boss Sean Dyche has hailed the impact of summer signing Lukas Jutkiewicz after another impressive performance on Saturday.

Blackburn Rovers midfielder Chris Taylor pushing for start against Watford

This Is Lancashire:

11:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

CHRIS Taylor could be in line for his first league start in six months when Blackburn Rovers welcome Watford to Ewood Park on Saturday.

Marvin Sordell: My best is yet to come for Clarets

This Is Lancashire:

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

MARVIN Sordell is eager for the chance to build on his first league start for Burnley – after having to wait two-and-a-half years for his full debut in the top flight.

New defender Shane Duffy sure young Blackburn Rovers can achieve something special

This Is Lancashire:

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

NEW defender Shane Duffy believes Blackburn Rovers can achieve ‘something special’ this season.

Blackburn Rovers loanee John O’Sullivan aiming to impress at Accrington Stanley

This Is Lancashire:

12:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley loanee John O’Sullivan described his debut as a dream after scoring twice in the Reds’ 5-4 win at Northampton Town.

Spinner Kerrigan believes in Lancashire's battle for survival

This Is Lancashire:

2:19pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

LANCASHIRE need a resounding victory over Middlesex in the final County Championship match of the season to avoid relegation to the second division.

Former Accrington Stanley striker Brett Ormerod seals Padiham move

This Is Lancashire:

10:37am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

PADIHAM have pulled off a major transfer coup by snapping up vastly experienced former Premier League striker Brett Ormerod.

Clarets defender Mee pleased with another clean sheet as Championship stars step up

This Is Lancashire:

5:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

KEEPING the same back four that played a key role in Burnley’s promotion from the Championship has helped them settle in the top flight, according to left-back Ben Mee.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Fulham 0 Blackburn Rovers 1

This Is Lancashire:

9:32am Monday 22nd September 2014

IF Gary Bowyer and his players bore smiles at the final whistle as wide as the River Thames on which Fulham’s historic and idyllic ground is banked then who could blame them?

PLAYER RATINGS: Burnley 0 Sunderland 0

This Is Lancashire:

1:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

CLARETS reporter Tyrone Marshall gives his player ratings for this weekend's goalless draw with Sunderland.

PLAYER RATINGS: Fulham 0 Blackburn Rovers 1

This Is Lancashire:

1:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers reporter Paul Wheelock gives his players ratings for this weekend's win over ten-man Fulham.

Burnley boss Dyche not concerned by wait for Premier League win

This Is Lancashire:

10:25am Monday 22nd September 2014

SEAN Dyche is convinced that wins are ‘around the corner’ for Burnley after seeing his side play out a third goalless draw in a row.

Blackburn Rovers have made me feel wanted, says goalkeeper Jason Steele

This Is Lancashire:

10:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

JASON Steele is determined to help Blackburn Rovers to more wins and more clean sheets after being made to feel loved again.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Burnley 0 Sunderland 0

This Is Lancashire:

9:33am Monday 22nd September 2014

IT feels like a long time ago when Scott Arfield nearly broke the net at the Cricket Field End of Turf Moor to get Burnley up and running just 14 minutes into the Premier League season.

Andrew Greaves column: As Brucie says, points could make prizes

This Is Lancashire:

4:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

WHETHER you thought Saturday’s point against Sunderland – a third successive 0-0 draw – was a good result or not depends on your outlook on life.

Eric Kinder 'chuffed to bits' after Blackburn Rovers U21s return to winning ways

This Is Lancashire: Eric Kinder

1:27pm Monday 22nd September 2014

DELIGHTED Blackburn Rovers under 21s boss Eric Kinder said his improving side deserved their weekend off after returning to winning ways in style.

No Burnley goals, but fans still feeling proud

This Is Lancashire:

1:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

BURNLEY summoned on the two substitutes, Barnes, Wallace, looking for their very own Dambusters. But this time the resulting bouncing bomb rebounded only off the crossbar.

George Boyd: Clarets can follow Hull City's Premier League survival example

This Is Lancashire:

10:23am Monday 22nd September 2014

GEORGE Boyd believes Burnley can follow his old club Hull City’s example by using clean sheets as a base to secure Premier League survival.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Northampton 4 Accrington Stanley 5

This Is Lancashire:

10:33am Monday 22nd September 2014

IT was as if John Coleman had never been away.

Fulham win at end of 'massive week' for Blackburn Rovers delights boss Gary Bowyer

This Is Lancashire:

10:29am Sunday 21st September 2014

GARY Bowyer cut a delighted if relieved figure after bruised and battered Blackburn Rovers earned a 1-0 victory at 10-man and managerless Fulham yesterday to make it six points out of nine at the end of a ‘massive week’.

Dyche happy with Burnley display against Sunderland

This Is Lancashire: Sean Dyche applauds the fans at Vicarage Road. Picture: Action Images

6:13pm Saturday 20th September 2014

BURNLEY boss Sean Dyche was happy with his side’s performance in this afternoon’s goalless draw at home to Sunderland.

Sunderland boss Poyet admits disappointment at Burnley draw

This Is Lancashire: TRANSFER TARGETS: Gus Poyet is determined to sign an attacking midfielder and a defender before Monday's transfer deadline

8:22pm Saturday 20th September 2014

SUNDERLAND boss Gus Poyet admitted he was disappointed that his side did not do enough to claim victory at Burnley this afternoon.

FULL-TIME: Fulham 0 Blackburn Rovers 1

This Is Lancashire:

5:39pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A TYPICAL poacher’s goal from the prolific Jordan Rhodes ensured Rovers returned to winning ways with a hard-fought victory.

FULL TIME: Burnley 0 Sunderland 0

This Is Lancashire: Ashley Barnes should feature for Burnley tonight

5:01pm Saturday 20th September 2014

BURNLEY were held to a third successive goalless draw as they could not find a breakthrough against Sunderland at Turf Moor.

FULL TIME: Northampton Town 4 Accrington Stanley 5

This Is Lancashire: John Coleman

ON-LOAN Blackburn Rovers midfielder John O'Sullivan scored twice as John Coleman started his second spell as Accrington Stanley boss with a remarkable victory at Northampton Town.

TEAM NEWS: Fulham v Blackburn Rovers

This Is Lancashire:

2:38pm Saturday 20th September 2014

GOALKEEPER Luke Steele and defender Shane Duffy will make their full Blackburn Rovers debuts in today’s Championship clash with managerless Fulham at Craven Cottage.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Burnley v Sunderland

This Is Lancashire: Marvin Sordell sets up new charity

2:14pm Saturday 20th September 2014

UPDATES from Burnley's Premier League fixture at home to Sunderland.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Fulham v Blackburn Rovers

This Is Lancashire: Rovers set for United clash

1:56pm Saturday 20th September 2014

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

The Saturday Interview: Grass is greener for groundsman 'Buzzer'

This Is Lancashire:

12:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

THE surroundings are not too dissimilar to how John Coleman left them.

Felix Magath's sacking from Fulham won't affect our preparations, says Blackburn Rovers boss

This Is Lancashire:

11:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

FULHAM’s decision to sack Felix Magath will have no bearing on the way Blackburn Rovers approach today’s Craven Cottage clash (3pm), according to Gary Bowyer.

Dyche has made a difference to defence, says Clarets ace

This Is Lancashire: Ian Woan (left) and Burnley boss Sean Dyche

11:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

WHEN Sean Dyche was appointed Burnley manager 691 days ago he inherited a team with the worst defensive record in the Championship.

Coleman happy to inherit squad rather than build

This Is Lancashire:

10:50am Saturday 20th September 2014

JOHN Coleman admits he is excited by the squad he has inherited on his re-appointment as Accrington Stanley manager, and admits that will be the biggest change.

Defender Trippier still aiming to get on the front foot

This Is Lancashire: Kieran Trippier

9:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

KIERAN Trippier has told fans to expect more from him going forward in the weeks to come as he adapts to the different challenges of the Premier League.

Gary Bowyer won't rein in Blackburn Rovers in order to find the right balance

This Is Lancashire:

9:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has vowed not to rein in his side’s attacking instincts in order to get the balance he recognises they must acquire.

Chance for other strikers to shine in Ings' absence

This Is Lancashire:

12:30pm Saturday 20th September 2014

IT was disappointing news this week to hear that Danny Ings is going to be out for a little while.

Five-star Blackburn Rovers U21s sweep aside Stoke City to return to winning ways

This Is Lancashire: Mark Yeates tries to get away from Blackburn's Connor Mahoney

9:06pm Friday 19th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers U21s returned to winning ways in style with a 5-2 victory over Stoke City at Leigh Sports Village tonight.

Sean Dyche warns Sunderland not to underestimate his Burnley side

This Is Lancashire:

2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

SEAN Dyche has warned Sunderland not to underestimate his side at Turf Moor tomorrow.

We have to get back to keeping clean sheets, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

This Is Lancashire:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have scored 55 league goals in 2014.

The players decide who takes penalties, says Burnley boss Dyche

This Is Lancashire:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

SEAN Dyche will continue to let his players decide among themselves who should take penalties – despite Scott Arfield’s late miss at Selhurst Park last week.

Corry Evans urges Blackburn Rovers to start showing some consistency

This Is Lancashire: Billy Clarke is challenged by Blackburn's Corry Evans

8:35am Friday 19th September 2014

CORRY Evans has called on his Blackburn Rovers team-mates to start showing consistency if they are to stand a chance of being in the promotion shake-up come May.

Danny Ings' injury lay-off could have been worse, says Clarets boss Dyche

This Is Lancashire:

8:33am Friday 19th September 2014

SEAN Dyche is relieved that the hamstring injury that will keep Danny Ings out of action for the best part of a month is not as bad it could have been.

Simon Garner column: Win at Fulham and it'll have been a good week for Blackburn Rovers

This Is Lancashire:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE defeat to Derby has put a bit more pressure on Blackburn going into the Fulham game tomorrow.

Andy Lochhead column: Clarets strikers will find their scoring boots soon

This Is Lancashire:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

SEAN Dyche has plenty of options up front this season but the strikers will be desperate to get their first goal.

Blackburn Rovers send goalkeeper David Raya and midfielder John O'Sullivan out on loan

This Is Lancashire: Charlie Tootill with young player of the year David Raya

10:48am Friday 19th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers goalkeeper David Raya and midfielder John O'Sullivan have signed initial one-month loan deals with Southport and Accrington Stanley respectively.

Chris Flanagan column: Jutkiewicz will be hard to depose at Turf Moor

This Is Lancashire:

4:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

IT is a decision that does not have to be made just yet, but the likelihood is it will have to be made at some point. Lukas Jutkiewicz or Sam Vokes. Will either deserve to be left out?

Ex-Claret Fletcher faces battle for Turf Moor return

This Is Lancashire:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

STEVEN Fletcher returns to Turf Moor for the first time on Saturday – but he faces a battle just to get on the Sunderland bench.

We can’t let our form slip, admits Clarets defender Mee

This Is Lancashire:

12:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

BEN Mee knows Burnley’s defence cannot afford to let their standards slip – because the Clarets’ new signings are ready and waiting to take their places.







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