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Report: Sheffield United want to sign 26-year-old who strikes 'fear' into defenders

Sheffield United are interested in signing Blackburn Rovers’ Championship star Joe Rothwell with just one year left on the midfielder’s contract, as reported by Lancs Live. ...

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Reported West Ham and Everton striker ends with 29 goals; he will cost 'ridiculous' money

Tony Mowbray is hoping that Blackburn Rovers can bring in a ‘ridiculous amount of money’ for Adam Armstrong with Everton and West Ham United expected...

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‘What a player’: Eddie Nketiah seems to rate Leeds man, soon-to-be free agent

Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah has praised Leeds United left-back Barry Douglas on Instagram. Douglas is returning to Leeds from his loan spell at Championship club...

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'Stay here': Manager warns £25m star about reported West Ham or Everton move

Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray has warned reported Everton and West Ham United target Adam Armstrong about making a summer move to the Premier League,...

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'Better than Sancho': Some Liverpool fans love 'special' 67th minute Harvey Elliott moment

Liverpool fans have taken to Twitter to react after seeing what Harvey Elliott did for Blackburn in the 67th minute against Derby last night. The...

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Report: Rangers now face battle to sign 12-goal attacker despite holding talks over Ibrox move

Rangers want to sign Morecambe winger Carlos Mendes Gomes – but could now face a battle to land him. The Gers have contacted Morecambe about...

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Blackburn Rovers' Stoke-born striker Ben Brereton called up by CHILE
Stoke-born Brereton, who previously represented England at youth level, qualifies for the South American nation as his mother was born there, and has now declared for the national side.

Premeir League final day: Sportsmail relives the most dramatic season-endings in history
The curtain on another whirlwind Premier League season will close on Sunday. With this in mind, Sportsmail has taken a dive into the archives to pick out our top five Premier League finales.

Roy Hodgson won't leave with many regrets from his incredible 45-year managerial career
JOE BERNSTEIN: Roy Hodgson's remarkable career has taken in 18 different jobs across eight countries, but throughout it all he has always remained the quintessential Englishman.

All the possible ups and downs ahead of a decisive weekend in Premier League and EFL 
This weekend sees another packed schedule in England's top five divisions and there promises to be plenty of joy and despair, ups and downs as the season reaches its conclusion.

European Super League: Start date, format, Premier League and Champions League impact and more
The world of football is reeling after 12 of the biggest clubs, led by the Premier League's 'Big Six', have signed up for a new European Super League. Here are all the key questions answered.

Highly-rated winger Harry Chapman set to leave Blackburn Rovers this summer
Highly-rated winger Harry Chapman is poised to leave Blackburn Rovers this summer. The 23-year old has excelled while on loan at League One Shrewsbury Town, scoring six goals in 15 games

Alan Miller, former Arsenal and West Brom goalkeeper, dies aged 51

  • Miller’s other clubs included Blackburn and Birmingham
  • Lee Dixon pays tribute to ‘one of life’s good guys’

The former West Bromwich Albion and Middlesbrough goalkeeper Alan Miller has died aged 51. Miller, who began his career at Arsenal, made 103 appearances for West Brom and 64 for Boro, helping the Teesside club to promotion to the Premier League in 1995.

Miller also had a spell at Blackburn, and loans at several other clubs including Birmingham and St Johnstone, before retiring from the game in 2003 because of a back injury.

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Wayne Rooney rages at referee after Derby’s survival bid hit at Blackburn

  • Manager angry after ‘clear’ penalty turned down in 2-1 loss
  • Reading’s play-off hopes stall in draw with Cardiff

Wayne Rooney slammed “unacceptable” refereeing after his Derby side suffered a damaging 2-1 defeat at Blackburn.

Tom Lawrence’s second goal of the season gave Derby a lead they looked set to build on until Sam Gallagher’s free header levelled before the break. Harvey Elliott then marked his 50th senior appearance by firing in the winner midway through the second half to deal a potentially devastating blow to the Rams, who remain just above the drop zone, four points ahead of Rotherham having played three games more.

Related: Sheffield Wednesday’s Darren Moore on leave due to Covid-19 complications

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Championship roundup: Warnock says Watford will walk promotion after Boro draw

  • Hornets claim a point after conceding late goal from Bolasie
  • Wycombe boost slim survival hopes with win over Rotherham

Neil Warnock tipped Watford to join Norwich in the Premier League next season after watching his Middlesbrough side claim a point in their lunchtime Championship clash at the Riverside Stadium.

Related: David Raya caught out as Huddersfield draw dents Brentford's promotion push

League One leaders Hull extended their advantage to three points with a 3-0 home win over Northampton as promotion rivals Peterborough and Sunderland drew 1-1 at London Road.

Related: Long overdue barriers broken down as Rebecca Welch makes EFL debut

Tranmere earned a draw at home to League Two leaders Cambridge, a point that moves them into the top three after Bolton's 14-game unbeaten run was ended by Newport County.

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Championship roundup: Norwich beat Forest but Farke calls for focus

  • Canaries extend lead over Watford at top of Championship
  • Barnsley see off Wycombe 3-1; Bowyer’s Birmingham win

Norwich maintained their stranglehold at the top of the Championship with a comfortable 2-0 win at Nottingham Forest. Teemu Pukki scored his 22nd league goal of the season and Kieran Dowell added a second before half-time as the Canaries broke a club record with their ninth consecutive league win.

Daniel Farke’s side extended their lead over second-placed Watford to 10 points with 10 games remaining, but the manager has asked his players to remain focused.

Related: 'Staring at the abyss': Birmingham City's tale of endless turmoil

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EFL roundup: Ayew on spot again as Swansea stumble to draw at Blackburn

  • André Ayew penalty earns 1-1 draw at Ewood Park
  • Joey Barton critical of referee after Bristol Rovers win

André Ayew scored a penalty for the fourth game in a row but Swansea missed a chance to move into the Championship’s top two as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Blackburn.

Ayew’s previous two spot-kicks earned latewins over Middlesbrough and Stoke, and on Tuesday his 41st-minute penalty cancelled out Bradley Dack’s opener to earn a point as Blackburn missed a host of chances to claim victory. Swansea move level with second-placed Watfordwith a game in hand.

Related: Swansea’s Paul Arriola apologises after historical ‘offensive’ tweets resurface

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Championship at halfway: miracles at Swansea and a Rooney-led revival

Norwich are top but have not hit full tilt and Neil Warnock is targeting a remarkable ninth promotion with Middlesbrough

Things could soon get snug at the summit but, for now, leaders Norwich have a four-point advantage over Swansea, where Steve Cooper continues to work minor miracles. For Daniel Farke the good news is that in 11 of the past 12 seasons, the team top at Christmas have clinched promotion. The bad news? For their rivals, it is that they are not yet at full tilt. Norwich have the same manager and almost an identical team to the one that secured this crown two years ago – the Tottenham loanee Oliver Skipp has slotted into midfield – but it is largely a tried and trusted formula; Tim Krul in goal, Max Aarons marauding into the box, Emi Buendía pulling off preposterous passes, and Teemu Pukki putting the ball in the net.

Related: Reading defender Omar Richards in line for free transfer to Bayern Munich

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West Ham signing this fantastic 13-goal Championship hotshot would be a terrific long-term move

Why West Ham should take a punt on Adam Armstrong in January According to Lancashire Live, West Ham have been credited with an interest in Blackburn Rovers striker Adam Armstrong ahead of the January window. As per the report, Hammers boss David Moyes is on the lookout for a new striker during the mid-season trading […] More

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Crystal Palace signing this 26-year-old Championship star would be a smart move by Hodgson

Why Crystal Palace should reignite interest in Bradley Dack Back in December 2018, a report from The Sun had mentioned Crystal Palace among the potential suitors for Blackburn Rovers playmaker Bradley Dack. London rivals West Ham were also understood to be keen on a move for the 26-year-old while the Daily Mail (h/t Lancashire Live) […] More

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Liverpool’s decision to offload 17-year-old starlet to the Championship is the right choice – Here’s why

Why Liverpool loaning out Harvey Elliott was the right step for his progress Blackburn completed the signing of Harvey Elliott on loan from Liverpool (source – Lancs Live). Along with Elliott, Blackburn also brought in the likes of Barry Douglas, Tom Trybull and Aynsley Pears. Profile The 17-year-old Elliott started his youth career at QPR […] More

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Why Norwich’s loan deal for 27-year-old surplus ace is not a smart idea after all

Why Norwich City loaning out Tom Trybull doesn’t make sense According to The Pink’Un, Norwich City midfielder Tom Trybull has joined Championship rivals Blackburn Rovers on a season-long loan deal.  The 27-year-old had been deemed surplus to requirements by manager Daniel Farke following the Canaries’ relegation from the Premier League last season. The German didn’t […] More

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Wolves interested in 22-year-old defensive ace – Would he be a good addition?

Why Wolves must make a move for Manchester City’s Tosin Adarabioyo According to 90min (h/t Leeds Live), Wolves are among a host of English clubs interested in signing Manchester City defender Tosin Adarabioyo. Tosin Adarabioyo, 22, spent last season out on loan with West Brom and is impressing this campaign in the Championship once again, […] More

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Newcastle United to sign 10-goal forward – A good move by the club to boost attack?

Why Newcastle United must make a move for Blackburn’s Adam Armstrong According to the Chronicle (h/t The Lancs Live), Newcastle United are among a host of Premier League clubs interested in signing Blackburn Rovers forward Adam Armstrong. Adam Armstrong, 23, has been a revelation at Blackburn Rovers since joining permanently from Newcastle United in August […] More

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