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Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:22pm Thursday 28th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers manager Gary Bowyer was in a charitable mood today as he took on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Paul Wheelock column: Stance Blackburn Rovers owners Venky's have taken on Jordan Rhodes is bold one

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

WITH Steve Bruce admitting his attempts to sign Jordan Rhodes are ‘dead and buried’ you would hope that brings to an end what, while not quite a saga, has certainly been the only story in town as far as Rovers fans are concerned this past week.

SUZANNE GELDARD: Duff is real rags to riches tale

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

WHEN Michael Duff was ploughing through the non-league pyramid he had one aim: to play one game in the Football League.

Jordan Rhodes' goal against Bournemouth was Blackburn Rovers' 7,000th in League football

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:33pm Thursday 28th August 2014

SATURDAY was a landmark afternoon for Jordan Rhodes and Blackburn Rovers in more ways than one.

Dyche won’t break the bank to boost Burnley squad

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

SEAN Dyche admits it is difficult to match the cash being splashed around football - but insists that won’t stop him from trying to add to his Burnley squad before the transfer window closes on Monday night.

Scorned Hull City boss Steve Bruce says Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes will be 'disappointed' move didn't come off

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:26am Thursday 28th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes will be ‘disappointed’ his big money move to Hull City is off.

It doesn’t get bigger than Man United at home, says Burnley boss Dyche

Lancashire Telegraph: Sean Dyche will take Burnley up, according to Martin Dobson

9:29am Thursday 28th August 2014

CLARETS boss Sean Dyche is relishing a battle with Manchester United on Saturday – and insists the Red Devils’ wobble means nothing in the heat of a Premier League battle.

Transfer rumour mill: August 28

Lancashire Telegraph: Dropped: Nikola Zigic. Picture: Action Images

12:36pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FORMER Birmingham City striker Nikola Zigic, 33, is a poised for a sensational move to Arsenal according to his agent.

Jordan Rhodes' professionalism comes as no surprise to me, says Blackburn Rovers legend Derek Fazackerley

Lancashire Telegraph: Derek Fazackerley

10:17am Thursday 28th August 2014

JORDAN Rhodes’ conduct since Blackburn Rovers rejected Hull City’s attempts to sign him has come as no surprise to Derek Fazackerley.

On-loan Blackburn Rovers defender Alex Baptiste has no plans to return to Bolton Wanderers

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:21am Wednesday 27th August 2014

IN-form Blackburn Rovers defender Alex Baptiste may only be six weeks into his season-long loan from Championship rivals Bolton Wanderers but he has already made his mind up – he doesn’t want to go back.

Hull City's attempts to sign Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes 'dead and buried'

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:22am Wednesday 27th August 2014

HULL City have admitted defeat in their attempts to sign Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes.

Patience of Venky's may run out, warns Rovers Trust finance officer

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE finance officer of Rovers Trust described his feeling as ‘cautious’ after examining the accounts of the holding company behind Blackburn Rovers.

Burnley boss bemoans cup exit but not performance

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

SEAN Dyche said he found positives in the performance against Sheffield Wednesday, despite the disappointment of being knocked out of the Capital One Cup at the first attempt with a third straight defeat.

Leicester challenge Clarets for Wigan ace McArthur

Lancashire Telegraph: James McArthur was a class act in the Championship last season

9:18am Wednesday 27th August 2014

BURNLEY will have to up the ante if they want to prise James McArthur from Wigan Athletic, after Leicester City became rival bidders.

MATCH REPORT: Burnley 0 Sheffield Wednesday 1

Lancashire Telegraph:

IT was always destined to take a moment of brilliance or a mistake to settle this game in the 90 minutes.

Blackburn Rovers' parent company lose £36million

Lancashire Telegraph:

6:30am Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE company which owns Blackburn Rovers’ lost £36million last year making a New Year transfer embargo on the club likely.

Matchday live: Burnley v Sheffield Wednesday

7:38pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Burnley are in Capital One Cup action tonight as they host Sheffield Wednesday in the second round.

Manchester United signing Di Maria set for debut at Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

7:41pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

ANGEL Di Maria is expected to make his Manchester United debut against Burnley at Turf Moor on Saturday after completing his £59.7m move from Real Madrid.

Burnley sell out for Manchester United match

Lancashire Telegraph: NEW BOSS: Louis Van Gaal will manage Manchester United from the beginning fo next season

5:40pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

BURNLEY have announced that Saturday’s home match against Manchester United has sold out.

DAVE BURNLEY: Clarets' Swansea trip was like a throwback to last visit

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:05pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

YOU know what it’s like when something preys on your mind just before you’re about to settle down for the night.

Dan Clough column: Hull City boss Steve Bruce needs to lay off our Jordan Rhodes

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

STEVE Bruce and Hull City are showing complete contempt for Rovers with their continued interest in Jordan Rhodes.

Dyche set to hand trio debuts against the Owls

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

STEPHEN Ward could be set for his Burnley debut tonight, with manager Sean Dyche hinting at changes for their Capital One Cup second tie with Sheffield Wednesday.

Blackburn Rovers keeper Paul Robinson as 'sharp' as he has been in years - as club's stance on Jordan Rhodes remains the same

Lancashire Telegraph: Paul Robinson

9:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers goalkeeper Paul Robinson admits he feels as sharp as he has been in years as he gets sets to make his 200th appearance for the club.

Foy to referee Burnley v Manchester United

Lancashire Telegraph: Aston Villa's Darren Bent questions a decision with referee Chris Foy during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Aston Villa at the Stadium of Light

5:12pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

CHRIS Foy has been chosen to referee Burnley’s home game against Manchester United on Saturday.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Blackburn Rovers 3 Bournemouth 2

Lancashire Telegraph:

8:38pm Monday 25th August 2014

JORDAN Rhodes scores when he wants, so goes the terrace chant that has followed the vast majority of his 54 goals for Rovers.

Dyer: Clarets have got what it takes

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:40pm Monday 25th August 2014

NATHAN Dyer scored the goal which condemned Burnley to back-to-back defeats, but believes they have got what it takes to survive.

Jones: Clarets are going the right way

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:30am Monday 25th August 2014

DAVID Jones believes Burnley’s second half performance at Swansea City can be the springboard to their season.

Dyche: I’ve no plans to break the Turf Moor bank in window

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Monday 25th August 2014

BURNLEY manager Sean Dyche says he is happy to work within the club’s financial parameters as he seeks to strengthen his squad in the last week of the transfer window.

Hull City boss Steve Bruce thought he 'had' signed Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes

Lancashire Telegraph:

8:00am Monday 25th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers star striker Jordan Rhodes was on his way to Hull City, according to Steve Bruce.

Injury-time equaliser denies Blackburn Rovers U21s victory

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers v Millwall...what the papers say

10:11pm Monday 25th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers’ hopes of making it back-to-back victories to the start the U21s Premier League Division Two season were dashed by an injury-time equaliser as they had to settle for a 1-1 draw at home to Aston Villa tonight.

Andrew Greaves: A big week ahead for Dyche and company

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:30pm Monday 25th August 2014

The Premier League table doesn’t make good reading at the minute but I promise things will get better.

Boss earns Barlick Town a point

Lancashire Telegraph: Stewart Airdrie's Barnoldswick drew

8:03am Monday 25th August 2014

Barnoldswick Town 1 AFC Liverpool 1

Nelson left feeling Blue

Lancashire Telegraph: Nelson’s Peter Wright in action against Ashton Town

8:01am Monday 25th August 2014

Maine Road 4 Nelson 1

Injury time blow as Darwen's winning run ends

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen left to kick their heels after rain

8:00am Monday 25th August 2014

AFC Darwen 1 Litherland REMYCA 1

Four-star Reds sink the Saints

Lancashire Telegraph: Colne boss Steve Cunningham

7:58am Monday 25th August 2014

Colne 4 St Helens Town 0

Misses cost Borough dear

Lancashire Telegraph: Bacup and Rossendale Borough boss Brent Peters goes to Colne

7:56am Monday 25th August 2014

Bacup and Ross’dale Boro 0 1874 Northwich 4

Clitheroe make their point

Lancashire Telegraph: Simon Garner's Clitheroe enjoyed a big win

7:55am Monday 25th August 2014

Clitheroe 2 Brighouse Town 2

Farsley too good for Storks

Lancashire Telegraph: Steve Wilkes' Padiham were beaten

7:53am Monday 25th August 2014

Farsley AFC 5 Padiham 0

Dean double secured points

Lancashire Telegraph: Young Player of the Year: Phil Dean

7:52am Monday 25th August 2014

Rushall Olympic 2 Ramsbottom United 4

Magpies flying high after win

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

7:50am Monday 25th August 2014

Chorley 2 Staylbridge Celitc 0

Stanley boss: Let's build on first point

Lancashire Telegraph:

7:46am Monday 25th August 2014

Boss James Beattie has called for Accrington to build on their first point of the season – despite blowing a 2-0 lead.

It’s no shoe-in as Stanley hold on

Lancashire Telegraph:

7:48am Monday 25th August 2014

In a week where footwear was to the fore at Accrington Stanley the Reds started on the front foot against Luton Town and took their first step up the league table with a hard earned point.

Alex Baptiste distraught and Gary Bowyer furious as another penalty decision goes against Blackburn Rovers

Lancashire Telegraph:

8:58am Sunday 24th August 2014

ALEX Baptiste was left crestfallen and Gary Bowyer incandescent after another penalty incident nearly cost Blackburn Rovers dear in their 3-2 win over Bournemouth yesterday.

FULL-TIME: Blackburn Rovers 3 Bournemouth 2

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers ace Jordan Rhodes celebrates his hat-trick at Huddersfield on Saturday Picture: CLIVE LAWRENCE

5:55pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

ROVERS recorded their first home win of the season after they survived a late fightback from a Bournemouth team who looked dead and buried at the break.

FULL-TIME: Swansea 1, Burnley 0

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:03pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

NATHAN Dyer's first half goal was enough to secure back-to-back Premier League wins for Swansea and consign the Clarets to a second straight defeat.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers v Bournemouth

2:49pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

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

Matchday live: Swansea v Burnley

2:38pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Burnley are at Swansea City's Liberty Stadium for their first away game of the Premier League season.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Bournemouth

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes

2:28pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

JORDAN Rhodes has been selected to start for Blackburn Rovers in today’s Championship clash at home to Bournemouth – after owners Venky’s rejected a big-money offer from Hull City for their prized asset.

Blackburn Rovers owners Venky's reject Hull City bid for star striker Jordan Rhodes

Lancashire Telegraph: Phil Parkinson has singled out goal machine Jordan Rhodes as Blackburn's main threat

10:45am Saturday 23rd August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers owners Venky’s have rejected a club record bid from Hull City for Jordan Rhodes – insisting they have no intention of selling the star striker.

David Eyres: Burnley should look to loan market

Lancashire Telegraph: Vicarage Road to host England

12:20pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

THE transfer window has taken a few twists and turns, as you’d expect, and there have been a few dead ends for Burnley too.



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