Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

16th in English League Championship

USMNT's McGuire loan off after Blackburn didn't hit 'submit' USMNT's McGuire loan off after Blackburn didn't hit 'submit'

U.S. international Duncan McGuire's proposed loan move to Blackburn Rovers from MLS side Orlando City is officially off after the English Football League Board rejected Blackburn's appeal on Thursday.

USMNT forward's transfer collapses after 'administrative error' USMNT forward's transfer collapses after 'administrative error'

Duncan McGuire's proposed loan move to Blackburn from Orlando City has broken down due to an "administrative error", the English championship side said.

Blackburn end Wrexham's FA Cup run with one-sided victory Blackburn end Wrexham's FA Cup run with one-sided victory

Sammie Szmodics scored twice as the second-tier Blackburn Rovers came from behind to beat lowly Wrexham 4-1 on Monday and secure an FA Cup fifth-round clash with the Premier League's Newcastle United.

Sondre Tronstad's goal gives Blackburn a 4-1 lead Sondre Tronstad's goal gives Blackburn a 4-1 lead

Sondre Tronstad fires the ball past the keeper to give Blackburn Rovers a 4-1 lead.

Brandon Thomas-Asante's long range shot doubles West Brom's lead over Blackburn Brandon Thomas-Asante's long range shot doubles West Brom's lead over Blackburn

West Bromwich Albion increase their lead over Blackburn Rovers thanks to Brandon Thomas-Asante's ninth goal of the season.

Blackburn thrashes Cambridge in FA Cup to reach 4th round Blackburn thrashes Cambridge in FA Cup to reach 4th round

Cambridge goes in front twice before Blackburn came back to take a 5-2 victory in the FA Cup.

Southampton make light work of sorry Blackburn in 4-0 win Southampton make light work of sorry Blackburn in 4-0 win

Southampton improve their promotion push after they score four past Blackburn Rovers in the Championship.

Raheem Sterling doubles Chelsea's lead over Blackburn Raheem Sterling doubles Chelsea's lead over Blackburn

Raheem Sterling's strike on the hour mark gives Chelsea a two-goal advantage against Blackburn.

Chelsea cruise past Blackburn in Carabao Cup Chelsea cruise past Blackburn in Carabao Cup

Benoit Badiashile scored on his return from injury to help Chelsea cruise into the quarterfinals of the Carabao Cup with a 2-0 win over Blackburn Rovers at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

Leicester return to the top of the Championship with win vs. Blackburn Leicester return to the top of the Championship with win vs. Blackburn

Jamie Vardy, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wout Faes and Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall all score as Leicester defeat Blackburn 4-1.

Blackburn score great goal after brilliant keepy-uppy-esque flicks Blackburn score great goal after brilliant keepy-uppy-esque flicks

Ryan Hedges' smart play gives Blackburn a 1-0 win over Watford in the Championship.

Ben Brereton scores his second goal of the match to take the lead Ben Brereton scores his second goal of the match to take the lead

Ben Brereton scores in the 86th minute for Blackburn to take the lead 4-3 against Millwall.

Blackburn evens the score on Adam Wharton's strike Blackburn evens the score on Adam Wharton's strike

Adam Wharton scores a goal from outside of the box to even up the score at 1-1.

Sheffield United edge Blackburn in five-goal thriller to enter FA Cup semifinals Sheffield United edge Blackburn in five-goal thriller to enter FA Cup semifinals

Sheffield United came from behind twice to edge Blackburn Rovers 3-2 in an entertaining FA Cup quarter-final after Tommy Doyle's superb 91st minute

Stoke City holds on for 3-2 win over Blackburn Stoke City holds on for 3-2 win over Blackburn

Stoke City is able to hold on for a win over Blackburn 3-2 after going up 3-0.

FA Cup quarterfinal draw: Man City to face Vincent Kompany's Burnley FA Cup quarterfinal draw: Man City to face Vincent Kompany's Burnley

Manchester City will face Vincent Kompany's Burnley in the FA Cup quarterfinals, while Manchester United will host Fulham.

Sammie Szmodics goal 52nd minute Leicester City 0-2 Blackburn Rovers Sammie Szmodics goal 52nd minute Leicester City 0-2 Blackburn Rovers

Sammie Szmodics goal 52nd minute Leicester City 0-2 Blackburn Rovers

Brennan Johnson goal 93rd minute Blackburn Rovers 1-4 Nottingham Forest Brennan Johnson goal 93rd minute Blackburn Rovers 1-4 Nottingham Forest

Brennan Johnson goal 93rd minute Blackburn Rovers 1-4 Nottingham Forest

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.

EFL Championship Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Leicester City 33 +43 78
2 Leeds United 33 +35 69
3 Ipswich Town 33 +21 69
4 Southampton 33 +24 67
5 West Bromwich .. 33 +17 55
6 Hull City 33 +7 54
7 Coventry City 33 +14 51
8 Norwich City 33 +8 51
9 Preston North .. 33 -8 49
10 Sunderland 33 +8 47
11 Watford 33 +4 44
12 Bristol City 33 +1 44
13 Middlesbrough 32 0 44
14 Cardiff City 33 -10 41
15 Birmingham Cit.. 32 -11 38
16 Blackburn Rove.. 33 -12 38
17 Plymouth Argyl.. 33 -6 37
18 Swansea City 33 -13 36
19 Stoke City 33 -16 35
20 Huddersfield T.. 33 -16 34
21 Millwall 33 -15 33
22 Queens Park Ra.. 33 -14 32
23 Sheffield Wedn.. 33 -26 29
24 Rotherham Unit.. 33 -35 19
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
8 Sammie Szmodic.. 18 31 3
7 Arnór Sigurdss.. 5 24 1
10 Tyrhys Dolan 4 23 2

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
24 Andy Moran 6 28 1
2 Callum Brittai.. 4 31 1
8 Sammie Szmodic.. 3 31 18