Yeovil v Rovers: What the papers say

12:16pm Sunday 22nd December 2013

A selection of reaction to Rovers' win at Yeovil

Blackburn Rovers banished their away-day blues to grab a deserved 1-0 win at Yeovil Town.

A second-half strike by hitman Jordan Rhodes was enough to earn Rovers a second away win of the season and end the Glovers' four-match unbeaten run.

Mail on Sunday

Blackburn manager Gary Bowyer heaped praise on striker Jordan Rhodes after seeing his side banish their away-day blues with a 1-0 win at Yeovil. Polite Rhodes secures rare away win The 23-year-old notched his 13th goal of the season on the hour mark.

Sunday Mirror

JORDAN Rhodes' 13th goal of the season helped Blackburn Rovers inflict a first defeat in five games on Yeovil Town.

Rhodes struck on the hour mark to give the visitors all three points and end the Glovers' recent good run of form, which saw them unbeaten since November 22.

Yeovil twice hit the woodwork but luck was not on their side at Huish Park and they remain one point off the foot on the table.

Chard and Ilminster News

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