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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.

Ward: Clarets can emulate Wolves' survival

Lancashire Telegraph: Stephen Ward

11:20am Saturday 23rd August 2014

SAM Vokes, David Jones, Michael Kightly and Jason Shackell – there were no shortage of familiar faces to greet Stephen Ward when he arrived at Gawthorpe for his first training session last Saturday.

Let's start another run, urges Blackburn Rovers skipper

Lancashire Telegraph: Grant Hanley

11:20am Saturday 23rd August 2014

CAPTAIN Grant Hanley says there will be no Carrow Road hangover from Blackburn Rovers in their Championship clash at home to Bournemouth today.

We have to act in market, says Burnley boss

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:20am Saturday 23rd August 2014

MANAGER Sean Dyche has told the Burnley board “We need to be active” as he prepares to enter the final week of the transfer window.

Unclear whether Jordan Rhodes will make 100th appearance for Blackburn Rovers today

Lancashire Telegraph: Jordan Rhodes celebrates his opener

8:30am Saturday 23rd August 2014

JORDAN Rhodes is expected to be named in the official Blackburn Rovers squad list for today’s Championship clash at home to Bournemouth (3pm) despite the fact that Hull City remain locked in talks with the Ewood Park outfit for his signature.

Penalty injustice can fire Blackurn Rovers up, says Jason Lowe

Lancashire Telegraph: Jason Lowe

12:40pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

IT may be four days ago but one of the two big turning points of an ultimately dispiriting night at Carrow Road is still fresh in Jason Lowe’s mind.

Blackburn Rovers have not accepted a Hull City bid for Jordan Rhodes - but negotiations are ongoing

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes

1:53pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have not accepted a bid for prized asset Jordan Rhodes from Hull City.

Andy Lochhead: Premier League is a whole different ball game for Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:40pm Friday 22nd August 2014

YOU only had to look around Turf Moor on Monday to see what a different animal Premier League football is.

Brave approach is motto for Burnley boss

Lancashire Telegraph: Sean Dyche

1:20pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BURNLEY boss Sean Dyche intends to keep faith with a 4-4-2 formula, despite calls for more flexibility in the Premier League.

Simon Garner column: Blackburn Rovers ace Rhodes worth more than McCormack

Lancashire Telegraph: TRANSFER TARGET: Newcastle have expressed an interest in Leeds United striker Ross McCormack

12:50pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have got to be looking for a bid in the £12m to £15m bracket before they considering letting Jordan Rhodes go to Hull City.

Ward eyes left back spot at Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph: Stephen Ward has earned a recall by the Irish

12:20pm Friday 22nd August 2014

STEPHEN Ward is aiming to challenge for the left back position at Burnley as he prepares to make his debut at Swansea City tomorrow.

Burnley target Lansbury signs new Nottingham Forest contract

Lancashire Telegraph: Henri Lansbury believes Stuart Pearce can flourish for England: Action Images

10:47am Friday 22nd August 2014

BURNLEY target Henri Lansbury has signed a new three-year contract with Nottingham Forest.

Burnley boss Dyche homes in on Wigan star McArthur

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

9:19am Friday 22nd August 2014

BURNLEY manager Sean Dyche knows the club must beat the clock to give themselves a fighting chance in the Premier League.

Fabregas pass was simply the best, says Burnley boss

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:45am Friday 22nd August 2014

SEAN Dyche has described Cesc Fabregas’ astonishing assist for Chelsea’s second goal as one of the best passes he has witnessed.

It would take £12m bid for Blackburn Rovers to consider selling Jordan Rhodes

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

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

IT would take an offer of £12m for Blackburn Rovers to consider selling prized asset Jordan Rhodes.

Howe's praise for Blackburn Rovers chief Bowyer

Lancashire Telegraph: CHERRIES BOSS: Eddie Howe

3:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

RIVAL bosses Gary Bowyer and Eddie Howe have lavished praise on each other ahead of tomorrow’s Championship clash between their sides at Ewood Park.

Baptiste taking central role at Blackburn Rovers

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

GARY Bowyer admits summer signing Alex Baptiste is making a strong case to retain his place in the heart of the Blackburn Rovers defence.

Beattie staying upbeat on Accrington Stanley’s chances

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:50pm Friday 22nd August 2014

JAMES Beattie insists he is not pressing the panic button over Accrington Stanley’s losing start to the season.

Accrington Stanley boss eyes new keeper

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:53am Friday 22nd August 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss James Beattie is attempting to sign a goalkeeper on a short-term deal ahead of tomorrow’s home game with Luton Town, with Luke Simpson suspended.

Gary Bowyer and Steve Bruce reaction as Blackburn Rovers reject Hull City bid for Jordan Rhodes

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes

3:30pm Thursday 21st August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer has confirmed that Hull City have made a move for Jordan Rhodes - but the club have turned down the Premier League outfit's initial offer, which is believed to have been £8m.

Suzanne Geldard: Burnley's Arfield has embraced Premier League test

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

IT took just one look at Scott Arfield in pre-season to convince me that he was more than ready, willing and – most importantly – able to make the step up to the Premier League.

Burnley target Lansbury will sign new Nottingham Forest contract, says Pearce

Lancashire Telegraph: PEARCE FAN: Henri Lansbury

1:54pm Thursday 21st August 2014

NOTTINGHAM Forest boss Stuart Pearce says he has received indications that Burnley target Henri Lansbury is happy to sign a new contract at the City Ground.

3 things we've learnt from Burnley's opening defeat against Chelsea

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE Lancashire Telegraph examines what lessons Burnley can take from their Premier League defeat to Chelsea

Blackburn Rovers star Tom Cairney determined to recover from Norwich City loss

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:18am Thursday 21st August 2014

MIDFIELDER Tom Cairney insists Blackburn Rovers will recover from the devastation at seeing their proud unbeaten league run end by taking it out on Bournemouth on Saturday.

Burnley defender Duff wants positive start to Premier League away campaign

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:21am Thursday 21st August 2014

MICHAEL Duff wants Burnley to make a positive away impression in the Premier League – starting with Saturday’s trip to Swansea.

Paul Wheelock column: Blackburn Rovers being made to pay the penalty

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

YOU are always at risk of being accused of sour grapes when you complain about officials after a defeat.

Accrington Stanley have to learn lesson, says Beattie

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:15pm Thursday 21st August 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss James Beattie will today ask his side to relive Tuesday’s horror show at Shrewsbury Town as they attempt to climb off the foot of the League Two table.

Barnoldswick boss hits winner to seal first success

1:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

BARNOLDSWICK boss Stewart Airdrie took matters into his own hands as his side got their first win of the North West Counties League Premier Division season at the fifth attempt.

Willie Irvine: Burnley shouldn’t be too Blue at Chelsea loss

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

WHEN Scott Arfield fired home that wonderful volley to put us ahead on Monday night, it immediately reminded me of the last time we were in the Premier League.

Chelsea game will give us belief, says Burnley boss Dyche

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SEAN Dyche believes Burnley showed they could handle the Premier League during Monday’s 3-1 loss to Chelsea.

Kevin Gallacher column: Blackburn Rovers ace Cairney deserves to be in running for award

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:40pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

IT was great to see Tom Cairney follow up his nomination at the Northwest Football Awards with a fine goal at Norwich last night.

Cahill: My old club Burnley can survive in Premier League

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

GARY Cahill has backed Burnley to survive in the Premier League despite emerging victorious on his return to Turf Moor.

We were let down by the officials in Norwich City loss, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn boss Gary Bowyer. Picture: Action Images

9:54am Wednesday 20th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer believes his side were ‘done over’ and ‘let down’ by the officials in last night’s 3-1 defeat at Norwich City.

Arfield: Clarets belong in Premier League

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

SCOTT Arfield says Burnley will bounce back from their opening day defeat to title favourites Chelsea, and prove their Premier League worth.

Mourinho: Burnley will make Turf tough for teams

Lancashire Telegraph:

JOSE Mourinho believes the rest of the Premier League will not find it easy to emulate Chelsea and beat Burnley at Turf Moor this season.

FULL-TIME: Norwich City 3 Blackburn Rovers 1

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ROVERS’ 14-match unbeaten run in the Championship came to an end in heartbreaking fashion at a fervent Carrow Road last night as Bradley Johnson and Lewis Grabban condemned them to a first league defeat since March 12.

Blackburn Rovers under 21 boss Kinder delighted by opener

Lancashire Telegraph: Eric Kinder

1:50pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers head coach Eric Kinder cut a delighted figure after his under-strength side made the perfect start to the new U21 Premier League Division Two season with an impressive 2-0 win at new boys Brighton.

FULL TIME: Shrewsbury Town 4 Accrington Stanley 0

Lancashire Telegraph: James Beattie has been linked to the Oxford United manager's job

9:40pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

TEN-MAN Accrington Stanley slipped to the bottom of the League Two table after a heavy defeat at Shrewsbury Town.

TEAM NEWS: Norwich City v Blackburn Rovers

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn's Lee Williamson challenges James Hanson

7:02pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have made once change for tonight’s Championship clash at Norwich City.

Norwich City refuse Blackburn Rovers' request to beam back tonight's Carrow Road clash to Ewood Park

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:35pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers’ attempts to give their supporters the chance to watch tonight's Carrow Road clash from Ewood Park have been rejected by Norwich City.

No insider information on Norwich City for in-form Blackburn Rovers left back Markus Olsson

Lancashire Telegraph: Markus Olsson

4:49pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

MARKUS Olsson’s twin brother may play for Norwich City but there is no chance the in-form Blackburn Rovers defender will be privy to any insider information ahead of tonight’s Carrow Road encounter.

Ings and Rhodes up for player of year award

Lancashire Telegraph: Tesco workers have thanked Danny Ings for his act of kindness

3:44pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

HITMEN Danny Ings and Jordan Rhodes will go head to head for one of the big prizes at the 2014 Northwest Football Awards.

Suzanne Geldard analysis: Burnley prove they can cope in Premier

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:41pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

GARY Lineker used his Twitter account to offer some consolation to the Clarets.

Dave Burnley: Clarets' home form crucial in battle for Premier League survival

Lancashire Telegraph: Groundwork this year at Turf Moor – and in previous years – will stand the Clarets in good stead

1:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

FROM Austria to Accrington, Preston to Blackpool, with a touch of Spanish and Italian flair throw in.



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