Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

3rd in English League Championship

Brereton Diaz stunner helps send Blackburn top Brereton Diaz stunner helps send Blackburn top

Ben Brereton Diaz's brilliant goal steers Blackburn Rovers to a 2-0 win over Sunderland to go top of the English Championship.

Harris screamer earns Cardiff 1-0 win Harris screamer earns Cardiff 1-0 win

Mark Harris' late piledriver gives Cardiff City a much-needed victory over Blackburn Rovers.

Bristol City bundles in at the third attempt for 3-1 Bristol City bundles in at the third attempt for 3-1

Bristol City takes the game beyond Blackburn after forcing the ball in at the third time of asking.

John Buckley scores from range in Blackburn's win John Buckley scores from range in Blackburn's win

John Buckley finds the net from well outside the box in a 4-1 win for Blackburn Rovers against Preston North End.

Reda Khadra bends in a remarkable free kick for Blackburn Rovers Reda Khadra bends in a remarkable free kick for Blackburn Rovers

Reda Khadra ends Blackburn Rovers' goal drought with a spectacular goal off a free kick against QPR.

Chasing Premier League promotion, Blackburn Rovers are a success story after a decade of humiliation Chasing Premier League promotion, Blackburn Rovers are a success story after a decade of humiliation

Blackburn Rovers became a laughingstock after their 2010 sale to Venky's, but more than a decade later, they're dreaming of a Premier League return.

Ben Brereton Diaz: From Stoke to Chile via Blackburn, video games and WhatsApp Ben Brereton Diaz: From Stoke to Chile via Blackburn, video games and WhatsApp

It sounds like a dream: a kid from England ends up playing against Lionel Messi in the Copa America. But there's so much more to it than that.

Chile hope England-born Ben Brereton Diaz can salvage World Cup hopes Chile hope England-born Ben Brereton Diaz can salvage World Cup hopes

Chile are still reliant on old stalwarts like Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez, but England-born Ben Brereton Diaz gives 'La Roja' the best chance.

Swansea goalkeeper concedes penalty in disastrous fashion Swansea goalkeeper concedes penalty in disastrous fashion

Swansea City goalkeeper Steven Benda tries to dribble out of pressure but ends up losing possession and conceding the penalty.

Melbourne Victory name Steve Kean as interim manager Melbourne Victory name Steve Kean as interim manager

Ex-Blackburn boss Steve Kean will coach Melbourne Victory for the remainder of the season, becoming the fourth man in two years to take the reins.

Leaders Norwich held by Blackburn, Watford win again Leaders Norwich held by Blackburn, Watford win again

Championship leaders Norwich City were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Blackburn Rovers on Saturday.

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp happy after 6-0 thrashing of Blackburn at Anfield Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp happy after 6-0 thrashing of Blackburn at Anfield

Liverpool cruised to a 6-0 victory over Blackburn Rovers in a friendly behind closed doors at Anfield on Thursday.

Premier League Hall of Fame: Introducing ESPN's inaugural class Premier League Hall of Fame: Introducing ESPN's inaugural class

The Hall of Fame is a concept as old as sports itself but the English Premier League finally has a pantheon in 2020. We've picked the first class.

Norwich seal promotion to Premier League with win over Blackburn Norwich seal promotion to Premier League with win over Blackburn

Norwich City sealed promotion to the Premier League with a 2-1 win over Blackburn Rovers in the Championship on Saturday.

Newcastle get extra-time win, Stoke fall to Shrews in FA Cup replays Newcastle get extra-time win, Stoke fall to Shrews in FA Cup replays

Newcastle United beat Blackburn Rovers after extra time while Stoke City suffered a shock defeat to Shrewsbury Town in FA Cup replays on Tuesday.

Manchester United among clubs tracking Blackburn's Jake Garrett - sources Manchester United among clubs tracking Blackburn's Jake Garrett - sources

A host of Premier League and Championship sides are tracking Blackburn Rovers' teenage sensation Jake Garrett, sources have told ESPN FC.

Blackburn overcome missed penalty to beat Oxford Blackburn overcome missed penalty to beat Oxford

No Bradley Dack as Blackburn wave goodbye to League One No Bradley Dack as Blackburn wave goodbye to League One

Jason Pearce effort enough as Charlton boost play-off chances Jason Pearce effort enough as Charlton boost play-off chances

Fosu setback for Charlton Fosu setback for Charlton

Mulgrew strikes to secure promotion for Blackburn Mulgrew strikes to secure promotion for Blackburn

Doncaster without injured midfielder Tommy Rowe for visit of Blackburn Doncaster without injured midfielder Tommy Rowe for visit of Blackburn

Bradley Dack takes Blackburn one step closer to promotion Bradley Dack takes Blackburn one step closer to promotion

Chris Lines denies Blackburn at the death Chris Lines denies Blackburn at the death

Liam Sercombe sidelined before Blackburn game Liam Sercombe sidelined before Blackburn game

Championship Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Burnley 21 +17 41
2 Sheffield Unit.. 21 +16 38
3 Blackburn Rove.. 21 +2 36
4 Watford 21 +6 33
5 Norwich City 21 +6 32
6 Millwall 20 +4 31
7 Queens Park Ra.. 21 +2 31
8 Swansea City 21 -1 31
9 Preston North .. 21 -2 31
10 Luton Town 21 +1 30
11 Coventry City 19 +3 29
12 Reading 21 -7 29
13 Birmingham Cit.. 21 +3 28
14 Middlesbrough 21 +3 27
15 Sunderland 20 +3 27
16 Rotherham Unit.. 21 -1 26
17 Stoke City 21 -5 25
18 Bristol City 21 -2 24
19 Cardiff City 21 -8 24
20 Hull City 21 -14 24
21 West Bromwich .. 20 0 23
22 Wigan Athletic 21 -10 23
23 Blackpool 21 -9 22
24 Huddersfield T.. 20 -7 19
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
22 Ben Brereton 9 21 1
9 Sam Gallagher 4 15 1
8 Sammie Szmodic.. 3 14 1

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
10 Tyrhys Dolan 4 20 2
19 Ryan Hedges 4 18 1
22 Ben Brereton 1 21 9