Blackburn Transfers

The Latest Blackburn Rovers FC Transfer News, Stories and Updates have been added below for 2017 – 2018

Historical Transfer News and Team Gossip has been archived below:

  • Tue, 19 Nov 2019 01:33:00 +0000: Ticket News: Liverpool (H) - Blackburn Rovers News

    Ladies

    The key ticket info for the Blues’ Continental Cup tie at home to Liverpool

    Tickets for Rovers Ladies’ Continental League Cup Group Match at home to Liverpool Women are now on sale from the ticket office.

  • Mon, 18 Nov 2019 16:55:00 +0000: Book now for the Junior Rovers Christmas Party! - Blackburn Rovers News

    Club News

    All the information for the big event ahead of the festive period

    It's that time of year when everyone starts preparing for the festive period and here at Rovers we're no different!

  • Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:29:40 +0000: Date confirmed for FA Youth Cup - Blackburn Rovers News

    Academy

    Rovers Under-18s will face Newport County at Ewood Park on Tuesday December 17th

    A date has been set for Rovers’ FA Youth Cup third round tie against Newport County.

  • Mon, 18 Nov 2019 14:44:00 +0000: Half Season Tickets on sale now! - Blackburn Rovers News

    Ticket News

    Back your Rovers for the final 11 games of the 2019-20 campaign and make massive savings against match pricing!

    Half Season Tickets are now on sale from the Rovers ticket office and they provide incredible value for you watching all of the second half of the 2019-20 campaign.

  • Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:10:00 +0000: Disappointment for Nyambe's Namibia - Blackburn Rovers News

    Club News

    Game two of the group stages ended in defeat for the defender against Guinea

    It was a weekend of frustration for Ryan Nyambe and Namibia as the Brave Warriors suffered defeat to Guinea in the second game of the AFCON Qualifiers.

Newly relegated Blackburn Rovers have now resigned themselves to loosing many of their top players in the closed season due to their unsuccessful season just gone which will break the hearts of many of their supporters. One of the first players who will make an exit from Ewood Park is French midfielder Steven N`Zonzi who look set to return to the premier league as their are now a number of clubs battling for the players signature.

On a plus note the side from the north have many targets on their scope for the new season as Steve Kean looks to bolster his squad options with the first of these to be signed being the Portuguese striker Nuno Gomes. The influential striker has just signed a two year deal to take him to Ewood Park on a free transfer as he was released from his previous side Braga at the end of the season.

Another two players who have been signed by kean so far are Danny Murphy and Leon Best who have recently both signed lucrative deals to help the side retake their position in the top flight of English football. Both players arrived on free transfers which is always a bonus for clubs and bring with them a wealth of experience.

Want away winger Junior Hoilett is another player who is close to leaving the club this summer as he is on the verge of a move to German side Borussia Monchengladbach. The player is also said to have held talks with many of the premier leagues top clubs but it look for than likely that the player will look for pastures new in on of Europe’s top leagues. The twenty two year old has just been seen to fly out to Germany to seal this deal so barring a disaster you will see him in the colours of Monchengladbach next season.

Finally rover have also been involved in arranging the transfer of up and coming Ipswich goal keeper Scott Loach who has been on Keans radar for some time and are now looking to hijack an approach from Watford. The young keeper is thought to be the perfect player for Kean to rebuild from the back and it is believe that Loach is very keen on a move up north.

Blackburn Game Results

Blackburn Game Results for 2016 – 2017

May-17
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Brentford 1-3 Blackburn Rovers Sun 7 May
Apr-17
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-0 Aston Villa Sat 29 Apr
Championship Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-0 Blackburn Rovers Sat 22 Apr
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-1 Bristol City Mon 17 Apr
Championship Nottingham Forest 0-1 Blackburn Rovers Fri 14 Apr
Championship Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Barnsley Sat 8 Apr
Championship Reading 3-1 Blackburn Rovers Tue 4 Apr
Championship Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Blackburn Rovers Sat 1 Apr
Mar-17
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Blackburn Rovers 2-2 Preston North End Sat 18 Mar
Championship Fulham 2-2 Blackburn Rovers Tue 14 Mar
Championship Norwich City 2-2 Blackburn Rovers Sat 11 Mar
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-1 Cardiff City Tue 7 Mar
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-0 Wigan Athletic Sat 4 Mar
Feb-17
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-0 Derby County Tue 28 Feb
Championship Burton Albion 1-1 Blackburn Rovers Fri 24 Feb
FA Cup – Fifth Round Blackburn Rovers 1-2 Manchester United Sun 19 Feb
Championship Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 Blackburn Rovers Tue 14 Feb
Championship Rotherham United 1-1 Blackburn Rovers Sat 11 Feb
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-0 Queens Park Rangers Sat 4 Feb
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-2 Leeds United Wed 1 Feb
Jan-17
  Competition Fixture Date
FA Cup – Fourth Round Blackburn Rovers 2-0 Blackpool Sat 28 Jan
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-1 Birmingham City Sat 21 Jan
Championship Ipswich Town 3-2 Blackburn Rovers Sat 14 Jan
FA Cup – Third Round Queens Park Rangers 1-2 Blackburn Rovers Sat 7 Jan
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-0 Newcastle United Mon 2 Jan
Dec-16
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Huddersfield Town 1-1 Blackburn Rovers Sat 31 Dec
Championship Barnsley 2-0 Blackburn Rovers Mon 26 Dec
Championship Blackburn Rovers 2-3 Reading Sat 17 Dec
Championship Blackburn Rovers 2-3 Brighton & Hove Albion Tue 13 Dec
Championship Preston North End 3-2 Blackburn Rovers Sat 10 Dec
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-1 Huddersfield Town Sat 3 Dec
Nov-16
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Newcastle United 0-1 Blackburn Rovers Sat 26 Nov
Championship Blackburn Rovers 3-2 Brentford Sat 19 Nov
Championship Aston Villa 2-1 Blackburn Rovers Sat 5 Nov
Oct-16
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers Sat 29 Oct
Championship Bristol City 1-0 Blackburn Rovers Sat 22 Oct
Championship Blackburn Rovers 2-1 Nottingham Forest Tue 18 Oct
Championship Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Ipswich Town Sat 15 Oct
Championship Birmingham City 1-0 Blackburn Rovers Sat 1 Oct
Sep-16
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Blackburn Rovers 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday Tue 27 Sep
Championship Derby County 1-2 Blackburn Rovers Sat 24 Sep
EFL Cup – Third Round Leeds United 1-0 Blackburn Rovers Tue 20 Sep
Championship Blackburn Rovers 4-2 Rotherham United Sat 17 Sep
Championship Leeds United 2-1 Blackburn Rovers Tue 13 Sep
Championship Queens Park Rangers 1-1 Blackburn Rovers Sat 10 Sep
Aug-16
  Competition Fixture Date
Championship Blackburn Rovers 0-1 Fulham Sat 27 Aug
EFL Cup – Second Round Blackburn Rovers 4-3 Crewe Alexandra Tue 23 Aug
Championship Blackburn Rovers 2-2 Burton Albion Sat 20 Aug
Championship Cardiff City 2-1 Blackburn Rovers Wed 17 Aug
Championship Wigan Athletic 3-0 Blackburn Rovers Sat 13 Aug
EFL Cup – First Round Mansfield Town 1-3 Blackburn Rovers Tue 9 Aug
Championship Blackburn Rovers 1-4 Norwich City Sat 6 Aug

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After recent events, Blackburn Rovers man could have a crucial role to play this weekend: Comment
This article is part of Football League World’s ‘Comment’ series, this content strand is where the author of the article issues their personal opinion on the topic at hand… In all honesty, the summer transfer window didn’t exactly slam shut on Blackburn Rovers this year, so much as it creaked closed as Greg Cunningham edged […]

Two pros and two cons to Blackburn Rovers swooping for 24-year-old
Blackburn Rovers are one of a number of Championship sides considering a move for Livingston striker Lyndon Dykes, a report from TeamTalk has claimed. It is thought the Rovers have been joined by Derby, Middlesbrough, Cardiff, Swansea and Bristol City in monitoring the progress of the 24-year-old, ahead of a potential move when the transfer […]

2 hot, 2 not at Blackburn Rovers heading into November’s international break
Blackburn’s poor form continued last weekend as they fell to a disappointing 2-1 defeat away to Leeds, where they struggled to get into the game and create chances. Tony Mowbray’s side have won just once in their last eight fixtures which has seen them drop to 18th in the Championship, just seven points above the […]

Asssessing the fortunes of Jordan Rhodes since his departure from Blackburn Rovers
Considering what he did during his time at the club, it was no surprise to see many of those of a Blackburn Rovers persuasion filled with an overwhelming sense of disappointment and concern when Jordan Rhodes left Ewood Park in February 2016. Having joined Rovers for a club-record £8million fee from Huddersfield Town in the […]

Fresh injury update offered on Blackburn Rovers international
Blackburn Rovers face a fresh defensive injury blow after Derrick Williams returned from international duty with a calf injury.  Williams, who scored in the Republic of Ireland’s 3-1 friendly win over New Zealand on Thursday evening, was forced off in the second-half due to a calf strain. What was thought to be just a strain, […]

The latest Blackburn Rovers injury news all here
We’re already nearly halfway through the November international break, and for Blackburn Rovers, attention will already be starting to turn towards a return to domestic action a week on Saturday. A run of just one win in eight games has left Tony Mowbray’s side 18th in the Championship standings, ten points adrift of the top […]

Derby, Middlesbrough and Welsh rivals reportedly want 24-year-old who Gerrard raved about
Livingston's Scottish Premiership star Dykes could be heading to the Championship with Blackburn Rovers, Cardiff and Bristol City interested too.

Exclusive: How Blackburn missed out on Burnley's Dwight McNeil
Dwight McNeil is now a £35m Premier League star for Sean Dyche's Burnley - but he could have joined Lancashire neighbours Blackburn Rovers instead.

'Delusional, jog on mate': Some Leeds fans mock Blackburn player's bizarre comments
Patrick Bamford and Jack Harrison were on target as Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United sealed a vital Championship triumph over Blackburn Rovers at Elland Road.

Championship rival absolutely stunned by Leeds United
Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United won against Blackburn Rovers at the weekend.

'Leeds there for the taking': Championship defender comments on Bielsa's side
Leeds United beat Blackburn Rovers at Elland Road on Saturday.

'Cannot be a hypocrite': Some Leeds fans agree with Mowbray's critical comments
Leeds United are sitting outside of the automatic places on goal difference after their win against Blackburn Rovers over the weekend.

Leeds United 2-1 Blackburn Rovers: Marcelo Bielsa's side keep up pressure on Preston and West Brom
ADAM LANIGAN AT ELLAND ROAD: Marcelo Bielsa's side maintained the pressure on Preston North End and West Brom as they secured their fourth straight home win.

Preston battle from back from two goals down to see off Blackburn and go second in the Championship
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND-UP: Preston took moved up into second place in the Championship after coming from 2-0 down to beat Blackburn with a late goal from Tom Barkhuizen.

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND-UP: Sheffield Wednesday beat Stoke to soar into third, while Swansea lose at home
Sheffield Wednesday halted Stoke's mini-revival and climbed to third in the Sky Bet Championship with a 1-0 victory over the Potters on Tuesday.

The worst humiliations suffered by English teams in European competition after Tottenham thrashing
It was one of the darkest moments in Tottenham's 137-year history but some solace can be taken in the fact they're not the first English club to be embarrassed in European competition

Premier League switches to classic yellow winter ball as Nike release Total 90 Aerow design 
Football fans will notice the familiar return of the classic winter ball this weekend, as the Premier League officially ticks over into winter season.

Former Tottenham star Lewis Holtby signs for Blackburn Rovers after starting season as a free agent 
Lewis Holtby has signed a two year contract with Blackburn Rovers. The 29-year old former Tottenham and Germany midfielder was a free agent after leaving Hamburg.

Watford have not won a league game this season, but all is not lost

If Watford want to avoid relegation, they need to follow the lead of Derby in 2000-01 and Blackburn in 1996-97

By Martin Laurence for WhoScored

Two fascinating fixtures bookend the Premier League action this weekend. On Sunday afternoon, the top two meet at Anfield in a game that will help shape the title race. And on Friday night, the bottom two meet at Carrow Road for a very different kind of six pointer.

Norwich approach the game against Watford in terrible form. Since their shock victory over Manchester City in mid-September, they have played six matches, scored two goals and picked up just one point from an available 18. That victory over City is a real outlier in their season. In fact, it accounts for 43% of the points they have won in the campaign so far.

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Football League: Preston hit back to beat Blackburn, Exeter take derby spoils

  • Leeds and Sheffield Wednesday draw, Rowett begins with win
  • Sol Campbell loses Southend bow, Shrewsbury sink Sunderland

Preston moved up to second after coming back from two goals down against Blackburn in a Lancashire derby. Things could not have started worse for the hosts when they went 1-0 down within 30 seconds when Sam Gallagher’s rebounded off the post and went in via goalkeeper Declan Rudd’s back. Gallagher doubled the lead 10 minutes later but Preston bounced back in the second-half and level things up through Tom Barkhuizen and Daniel Johnson’s penalty. The game was settled in fitting style when Barkhuizen found the top corner from 25 yards.

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Sheff Wed 0-0 Leeds, Birmingham 2-1 Luton, Huddersfield 2-1 Barnsley, Hull 2-0 Derby, Middlesbrough 0-0 Fulham, Millwall 2-0 Stoke, Nottm Forest P-P Reading, Preston North End 3-2 Blackburn, West Brom 2-2 Charlton

Accrington 0-1 Gillingham, Bristol Rovers 2-2 Portsmouth, Burton 0-0 Blackpool, Fleetwood 1-0 MK Dons,Lincoln P-P Bolton, Oxford Utd 3-0 Rochdale, Peterborough 2-2 Coventry, Rotherham 0-1 Wycombe, Shrewsbury 1-0 Sunderland, Southend 1-3 Ipswich, Tranmere P-P Doncaster 

Exeter 4-0 Plymouth, Colchester 3-1 Newport, Crawley 0-4 Swindon, Forest Green P-P Crewe, Grimsby P-P Cheltenham, Leyton Orient 1-1 Carlisle, Macclesfield P-P Bradford City, Northampton 2-0 Cambridge, Port Vale 0-0 Oldham, Salford 1-1 Scunthorpe, Stevenage 1-0 Morecambe, Walsall 1-2 Mansfield

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Carabao Cup roundup: Norwich are dumped out by League Two Crawley
• Crystal Palace lose to Colchester after penalty shootout
• Sheffield United, Brighton, Watford and Southampton win

Norwich were dumped out of the Carabao Cup by League Two Crawley as Bez Lubala’s deflected first-half shot was enough to secure a 1-0 win for Town.

Daniel Farke’s decision to change all 11 starters for the Canaries proved costly as the Premier League new boys produced a disjointed performance and were duly punished.

Related: Aston Villa show their class in comfortable win over Crewe

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Football League: Woodgate gets first Middlesbrough win while Derby lose

• Assombalonga sinks Wigan; Derby slip against Bristol City
• Sheffield Wednesday go top with win against Luton

Jonathan Woodgate said Middlesbrough remain “a work in progress” despite his first win as head coach against Wigan.

Britt Assombalonga’s 23rd-minute header was enough to seal Woodgate’s first three points since succeeding Tony Pulis in the summer. But the Middlesbrough manager, knowing his team were far from convincing, does not want anyone to get carried away and has warned that there will be peaks and troughs throughout his first season in charge.

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Tom Cairney’s thunderbolt sees off Blackburn and gives Fulham first win

After suffering a shock opening-day defeat to a newly promoted side, it was imperative for Scott Parker that his Fulham team got their first league win in their clash with Blackburn Rovers at Craven Cottage. But more than that, he wanted to see “bravery” from the Championship favourites to continue playing out from the back - even when the home fans made their frustrations about Fulham’s new style of play perfectly clear.

Parker, though, was vindicated after Tom Cairney’s superb long-range strike in the 35th minute handed the hosts the lead before Aleksandar Mitrovic’s tap-in with nine minutes remaining secured a 2-0 win.

Related: Nottingham Forest scramble point at Leeds with Grabban goal

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Ten of the best transfers by Championship clubs this summer

A few new (and familiar) faces will be hoping to impress when the Championship season kicks off on Friday night

By Martin Laurence for WhoScored

Following their relegation from the Premier League and the departures of both Aron Gunnarsson and Victor Camarasa, Cardiff City were in desperate need of midfield reinforcements. Will Vaulks is an excellent addition. He chipped in with seven goals and seven assists last season while captaining Rotherham and should prove to be a real asset with and without the ball. Strong in the tackle and great in the air, with a cannon of a throw-in to boot, he’ll be a key player.

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5 Instances when Premier League teams swapped players between themselves

5 Instances when Premier League teams swapped players between themselves Swap deals between clubs playing in the same league are rare occurrences in football, especially in the Premier League, where the clubs are rather reluctant to sell their star players to their rivals. Even if they do agree to do business, outright cash is what […]

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5 one-season wonders in the Premier League and what happened to them eventually

5 one-season wonders in the Premier League and what happened to them eventually When we talk about prolific goalscorers in the Premier League, the names of Thierry Henry, Cristiano Ronaldo, Robin van Persie, Luis Suarez, Didier Drogba, Alan Shearer and more recently, Mo Salah and Harry Kane come to our mind. All the aforementioned players […]

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Aston Villa signing this skilled 25-year-old ace would boost creativity and goalscoring prowess up front

Aston Villa Opinion: Why Dean Smith should make a move for Bradley Dack? According to a report from The Sun, Aston Villa and Brighton are interested in signing Blackburn Rovers star Bradley Dack this summer. The 25-year-old midfielder was one of the standout players for Blackburn Rovers last season, as the Championship outfit finished 15th […]

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Crystal Palace should not hesitate to beat London rivals for this £18m-rated Championship star – Here is why

Crystal Palace Opinion: Eagles should beat West Ham to sign Bradley Dack According to reports from the Daily Mail, Premier League clubs West Ham and Crystal Palace are both plotting an audacious summer swoop on Blackburn Rovers for influential playmaker Bradley Dack. The Mail also understands that Blackburn have slapped a daunting £18 million price […]

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Marco Stiepermann to retain his spot? – Predicted 4-2-3-1 Norwich City XI to face Blackburn Rovers

Norwich City vs Blackburn Rovers predictions: Norwich City line-up Norwich City welcome Blackburn Rovers at Carrow Road on Saturday needing just one point to seal Premier League promotion. The Canaries drew 2-2 with Stoke City on Monday but Leeds United’s loss to Brentford has put Daniel Farke’s men on the brink. Leaders Norwich now have […]

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Crystal Palace would work wonders next season if they manage to sign this 12-goal Championship playmaker

Crystal Palace Opinion: Why the Eagles should go all out for Bradley Dack Back in December 2018, the Sun claimed Crystal Palace were interested in signing Blackburn Rovers playmaker Bradley Dack in the January transfer window. Bradley Dack, 25, has impressed for Blackburn Rovers in the Championship this season, scoring 12 goals and supplying six […]

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The Season has now ended for Blackburn Rovers

We will be publishing the Summer friendly games as well as the 2017 – 2018 season fixtures as soon as they are published.

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