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Rovers have gone into recent friendlies at Rochdale and Oldham Athletic with a depleted squad

Gary Bowyer: We need to bring in more players at Blackburn Rovers

WANTED: Rhodes

Captain Grant Hanley keen for striker Jordan Rhodes to remain at Blackburn Rovers

TEST: Burnley’s Jason Shackell tussles with Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck during a Premier League clash

Former Burnley defender Jason Shackell insists time was right to leave Turf Moor

BEST FOOT FORWARD: Lukas Jutkiewicz battles with David Templeton during Burnley’s win over Rangers last week

Clarets striker Jutkiewicz not concerned by friendly defeats

Josh Ginnelly (right)

Burnley eyeing move for Shrewsbury Town winger Josh Ginnelly

DEPARTED: Stanley boss John Coleman is still to appoint a new skipper after Luke Joyce moved to Carlisle

John Coleman considers options for Accrington Stanley captaincy

Alex Cisak

Cisak leaves Burnley for Leyton Orient

SCORING START: Blackburn Rovers striker Nathan Delfouneso heads home the opening goal as Rovers beat Oldham 2-0

Striker Nathan Delfouneso to be handed extended trial at Blackburn Rovers

Rudy Gestede and Jordan Rhodes

Gary Bowyer certain Jordan Rhodes and Rudy Gestede will continue to give their all for Blackburn Rovers

Henri Lansbury

Clarets face battle to sign Nottingham Forest midfielder Henri Lansbury

Alan Shearer made more than 150 appearances for Rovers

ON THIS DAY: Blackburn Rovers sign Alan Shearer from Southampton for £3.6m

GOAL: Nathan Delfouneso celebrates

MATCH ANALYSIS & VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Oldham Athletic 0 Blackburn Rovers 2

HELD BACK: Lukas Jutkiewicz jumps for a high ball during Burnley’s pre-season defeat at Chesterfield

MATCH ANALYSIS: Chesterfield 3 Burnley 2

Accrington Stanley manager John Coleman balls in hand during the  Accrington Stanley official first day training session at hyndburn Leisure center 4g pitch on Monday 29th June 2015 Self billing applies where appropriate 01254 391469 press@kipax.com NO UN

Stanley's pre-season form giving boss Coleman selection headache

Sam Vokes is hopeful of a return to action next week

Strikers shortage scuppers Burnley in friendly defeat at Chesterfield

Nathan Delfouneso during a spell with Coventry City in 2014

Delfouneso goal leaves Blackburn Rovers buzzing after win at Oldham Athletic

Burnley boss Sean Dyche went back to old club Chesterfield

FULL-TIME: Chesterfield 3, Burnley 2

Beekeepers remove the bees from the pitch (Picture: Kipax)

Would you bee-lieve it? Beekeepers called ahead of Blackburn Rovers friendly

HALF-TIME: Chesterfield 1, Burnley 2

Sean Dyche

TEAM NEWS: Chesterfield v Burnley

Jordan Rhodes

Blackburn Rovers owners still determined to keep wantaway striker Jordan Rhodes

Henri Lansbury

Clarets close in on Nottingham Forest midfielder Henri Lansbury

Rudy Gestede

Blackburn Rovers striker Gestede to miss Oldham Athletic friendly

SPEAKING OUT: Blackburn Rovers striker has indicated that he wants to leave Ewood Park and be given the chance to talk to Middlesbrough

COMMENT: Jordan Rhodes' request to speak to Middlesbrough was inevitable

WANTED MEN: Gestede and Rhodes

Blackburn Rovers fans have their say on Jordan Rhodes situation

NEW SKIPPER: Could goalkeeper Tom Heaton take over the Clarets’ armband from Jason Shackell after the defender completed his move to Derby County?

Burnley boss Sean Dyche draws closer to naming new captain

CANDIDATE: Mee

Burnley fans have their say on next Turf Moor skipper

DEAL: Scott Arfield, pictured scoring against Chelsea last season, has signed a new contract at Turf Moor

Burnley midfielder Scott Arfield setting sights on Premier League return

Gary Bowyer

Blackburn Rovers boss to make decisions on trialist duo

START: Blackburn Rovers new boy Sacha Petshi made his first start since joining the club in the clash at Tranmere

FULL TIME: Tranmere Rovers 0 Blackburn Rovers 2

Henri Lansbury

Nottingham Forest reject 'low' Burnley bid for midfielder Henri Lansbury

Scott Arfield scores against Chelsea

VIDEO: Burnley midfielder Scott Arfield signs new three-year deal

Jordan Rhodes

I want to speak to Middlesbrough, says Blackburn Rovers ace Jordan Rhodes

WANTED: Middlesbrough are interested in signing Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes

Blackburn Rovers not keen on selling Jordan Rhodes as Middlesbrough step up interest

Jason Shackell

Sean Dyche: Jason Shackell did not want to play for Burnley

WANTED: Kim

Blackburn Rovers fighting to complete deal for South Korean international Kim Bo-Kyung

IN DEMAND: Rudy Gestede has been attracting interest from Watford and Norwich City this summer

Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede lined up to feature in friendly double header

STAR: Middlesbrough want Jordan Rhodes, who is close to a return from an ankle injury picked up at Accrington

Simon Garner column: How do Blackburn Rovers decide which striker to sell?

DEPARTURE: Shackell

Burnley fans react to Jason Shackell's departure on Twitter - and pick their future captain

SIGNING: Jason Shackell has completed his move to Derby County      Picture: DERBY COUNTY FC

Jason Shackell ‘delighted’ at return to Rams

REUNION: Burnley boss Sean Dyche is looking forward to going back to old club Chesterfield, and taking his family to the friendly

Clarets boss Dyche looking forward to educating family about his playing past

Danny Ings

Former Burnley striker Danny Ings hits hat-trick for Liverpool

BOSS: John Coleman

Accrington Stanley starlet hopes to earn debut call

Jason Shackell

Burnley captain Jason Shackell makes Derby County switch

Venky’s London Limited (VLL) owns a 99.99 per cent stake in Blackburn Rovers

Venky’s remain committed to Blackburn Rovers despite £35.6m annual loss

WANTED: Burnley captain Jason Shackell trains with the Clarets earlier this summer but the defender has yet to feature in pre-season for the Clarets

Burnley captain Jason Shackell close to Turf Moor exit

STAR NAME: It is not too long since Rovers had the likes of Roque Santa Cruz starring for them in the Premier League

Chris Flanagan: Blackburn Rovers must turn corner and move forward

PLAN: Burnley boss Sean Dyche is pleased with how his players responded to enforced changes

Burnley boss happy as front men battle through 90 minutes with injuries limiting options

Sacha Petshi

Gary Bowyer: New French duo will need time to adjust at Blackburn Rovers

SHACKLES FOR SHACKELL: Burnley boss Sean Dyche is determined to keep hold of his captain, Jason Shackell

Suzanne Geldard column: Burnley boss Sean Dyche right to fight to keep skipper

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