Blackburn Rovers

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Blackburn Rovers FC is a professional football club that play in the Championship which is the second tier of English Football. Managed by Jon Dahl Tomasson the side are pushing towards the play off spots by the end of the season.

In our Blackburn Rovers Football Club guide, we showcase all of the information from the squad, upcoming fixtures and results, and also the heritage of Blackburn Rovers Football Club.

Blackburn Rovers Registered Squad

Here is a list of the registered squad for Blackburn Rovers 2024:

Goal Keepers

GoalkeeperPldGYCRC
Leopold Wahlstedt24 (1)000
Joe Hilton1 (0)000
Antonis Stergiakis
Jordan Eastham
Nicholas Michalski
Aynsley Pears24 (0)010

Defender

DefenderPldGYCRC
Connor O’Riordan0 (2)000
Dominic Hyam37 (1)151
Billy Koumetio0 (1)000
Hayden Carter28 (4)0100
Samuel Barnes1 (0)000
Scott Wharton27 (5)231
Lenni Rae Cirino
Jake Garrett12 (14)450
Jake Batty1 (0)000
Leo Duru
Kyle McFadzean8 (2)021
Rhys Doherty
Tom Atcheson0 (1)000
Patrick Gamble1 (1)000

Midfielder

MidfielderPldGYCRC
Callum Brittain40 (5)141
Harry Pickering36 (2)141
Sondre Tronstad34 (4)170
Arnor Sigurdsson20 (14)720
Sammie Szmodics43 (1)3060
Dilan Kumar Markanday10 (14)300
Stewart Downing
John Buckley8 (4)320
Zak Gilsenan1 (4)210
John Fleck1 (0)000
Andrew Moran25 (14)440
James Edmondson0 (1)110
Joseph Rankin-Costello20 (6)260
Tyrhys Dolan28 (7)580
Rory Finneran0 (1)000
Yasin Ayari2 (7)040
Benjamin Chrisene6 (7)010
Kristi Montgomery

Striker

StrikerPldGYCRC
Sam Gallagher20 (4)510
Ryan Hedges14 (3)220
Igor Tyjon
Semir Telalovic4 (15)000
Harry Leonard10 (11)420

Current Blackburn Rovers Manager

ManagerAppointment DateToDays in Charge
John Eustace12/02/202421/04/202469

Blackburn Rovers Upcoming Fixtures

Upcoming GameCompetionOpponentVenue
Sun 21 12:30ChampionshipChaSheff WedHome
Sat 27 15:00ChampionshipChaCoventryHome
May
Sat 04 12:30ChampionshipChaLeicesterAway

Blackburn Rovers Previous Results

DateMatchResultScoreCompetition
05 Aug 2023Blackburn Rovers v West Bromwich AlbionW2-1League Championship
08 Aug 2023Blackburn Rovers v WalsallW4-3League Cup
12 Aug 2023Rotherham United v Blackburn RoversD2-2League Championship
19 Aug 2023Blackburn Rovers v Hull CityL1-2League Championship
27 Aug 2023Watford v Blackburn RoversW0-1League Championship
30 Aug 2023Harrogate Town v Blackburn RoversW0-8League Cup
02 Sep 2023Plymouth Argyle v Blackburn RoversL3-0League Championship
16 Sep 2023Blackburn Rovers v MiddlesbroughW2-1League Championship
20 Sep 2023Blackburn Rovers v SunderlandL1-3League Championship
23 Sep 2023Ipswich Town v Blackburn RoversL4-3League Championship
27 Sep 2023Blackburn Rovers v Cardiff CityW5-2League Cup
01 Oct 2023Blackburn Rovers v Leicester CityL1-4League Championship
04 Oct 2023Coventry City v Blackburn RoversL1-0League Championship
07 Oct 2023Queens Park Rangers v Blackburn RoversW0-4League Championship
21 Oct 2023Blackburn Rovers v Cardiff CityW1-0League Championship
24 Oct 2023Millwall v Blackburn RoversW1-2League Championship
28 Oct 2023Blackburn Rovers v Swansea CityL0-1League Championship
01 Nov 2023Chelsea v Blackburn RoversL2-0League Cup
05 Nov 2023Norwich City v Blackburn RoversW1-3League Championship
10 Nov 2023Blackburn Rovers v Preston North EndL1-2League Championship
25 Nov 2023Stoke City v Blackburn RoversW0-3League Championship
29 Nov 2023Blackburn Rovers v Birmingham CityW4-2League Championship
02 Dec 2023Sheffield Wednesday v Blackburn RoversL3-1League Championship
09 Dec 2023Blackburn Rovers v Leeds UnitedL0-2League Championship
12 Dec 2023Blackburn Rovers v Bristol CityW2-1League Championship
16 Dec 2023Southampton v Blackburn RoversL4-0League Championship
23 Dec 2023Blackburn Rovers v WatfordL1-2League Championship
26 Dec 2023Huddersfield Town v Blackburn RoversL3-0League Championship
29 Dec 2023Hull City v Blackburn RoversL3-2League Championship
01 Jan 2024Blackburn Rovers v Rotherham UnitedD2-2League Championship
06 Jan 2024Blackburn Rovers v Cambridge UnitedW5-2FA Cup
13 Jan 2024West Bromwich Albion v Blackburn RoversL4-1League Championship
20 Jan 2024Blackburn Rovers v Huddersfield TownD1-1League Championship
29 Jan 2024Blackburn Rovers v WrexhamW4-1FA Cup
03 Feb 2024Blackburn Rovers v Queens Park RangersL1-2League Championship
10 Feb 2024Blackburn Rovers v Stoke CityW3-1League Championship
13 Feb 2024Birmingham City v Blackburn RoversL1-0League Championship
17 Feb 2024Preston North End v Blackburn RoversD2-2League Championship
20 Feb 2024Cardiff City v Blackburn RoversD0-0League Championship
24 Feb 2024Blackburn Rovers v Norwich CityD1-1League Championship
27 Feb 2024Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle UnitedL1-1 (3-4)FA Cup
02 Mar 2024Swansea City v Blackburn RoversL2-1League Championship
05 Mar 2024Blackburn Rovers v MillwallD1-1League Championship
09 Mar 2024Blackburn Rovers v Plymouth ArgyleD1-1League Championship
16 Mar 2024Middlesbrough v Blackburn RoversD0-0League Championship
29 Mar 2024Blackburn Rovers v Ipswich TownL0-1League Championship
01 Apr 2024Sunderland v Blackburn RoversW1-5League Championship
06 Apr 2024Blackburn Rovers v SouthamptonD0-0League Championship
10 Apr 2024Bristol City v Blackburn RoversL5-0League Championship
13 Apr 2024Leeds United v Blackburn RoversW0-1League Championship
21 Apr 2024Blackburn Rovers v Sheffield WednesdayLeague Championship

Popular Questions

When was Blackburn Rovers Football Club founded?

Blackburn Rovers Football Club was founded on November 5, 1875.

What are Blackburn Rovers’ nicknames?

Blackburn Rovers have two nicknames – “Rovers” and “The Blue and Whites”.

What is Blackburn Rovers’ most successful period?

Blackburn Rovers’ most successful period was in the 1990s, when they won the Premier League title in the 1994-1995 season under the management of Kenny Dalglish. They also won the League Cup in 2002 and reached the UEFA Cup quarter-finals in 2006.

Manager History

PeriodManagerCountryborn
11/02/2024 – 30/06/2026John EustaceEngland03/11/1979
09/02/2024 – 11/02/2024Damien JohnsonNorthern Ireland18/11/1978
01/07/2022 – 09/02/2024Jon Dahl TomassonDenmark29/08/1976
22/02/2017 – 11/05/2022Tony MowbrayEngland22/11/1963
03/06/2016 – 21/02/2017Owen CoyleIreland14/07/1966
16/11/2015 – 30/06/2016Paul LambertScotland07/08/1969
20/03/2013 – 10/11/2015Gary BowyerEngland26/06/1971
12/01/2013 – 19/03/2013Michael AppletonEngland04/12/1975
28/12/2012 – 11/01/2013Gary BowyerEngland26/06/1971
31/10/2012 – 27/12/2012Henning BergNorway01/09/1969
29/09/2012 – 30/10/2012Eric BlackScotland01/10/1963
14/12/2010 – 28/09/2012Steve KeanScotland30/09/1967
16/12/2008 – 13/12/2010Sam AllardyceEngland19/10/1954
01/07/2008 – 16/12/2008Paul InceEngland21/10/1967
15/09/2004 – 30/06/2008Mark HughesWales01/11/1963
14/03/2000 – 06/09/2004Graeme SounessScotland06/05/1953
04/11/1999 – 13/03/2000Tony ParkesEngland05/05/1949
22/11/1998 – 03/11/1999Brian KiddEngland29/05/1949
01/06/1997 – 21/11/1998Roy HodgsonEngland09/08/1947
26/10/1996 – 30/06/1997Tony ParkesEngland05/05/1949
01/07/1995 – 25/10/1996Ray HarfordEngland01/06/1945
12/10/1991 – 25/06/1995Kenny DalglishScotland04/03/1951
01/01/1987 – 30/06/1991Don MackayScotland19/03/1940
01/07/1981 – 31/12/1986Bobby SaxtonEngland06/09/1943
01/07/1979 – 31/05/1981Howard KendallEngland22/05/1946
09/02/1978 – 15/05/1979John PickeringEngland07/11/1944
20/06/1975 – 12/03/1978Jim SmithEngland17/10/1940
16/01/1974 – 12/06/1975Gordon LeeEngland13/07/1934
04/08/1971 – 05/12/1973Ken FurphyEngland28/05/1931
22/10/1970 – 30/06/1971Johnny CareyIreland23/02/1919
01/02/1967 – 21/10/1970Eddie QuigleyEngland13/07/1921
01/07/1960 – 31/01/1967Jack MarshallEngland29/05/1917
01/10/1958 – 30/06/1960Dally DuncanScotland14/10/1909
01/07/1953 – 30/09/1958Johnny CareyIreland23/02/1919
01/07/1949 – 30/06/1953Jackie BestallEngland24/06/1900
01/07/1947 – 30/06/1949Jack BrutonEngland21/11/1903
01/07/1944 – 30/06/1947Eddie HapgoodEngland24/09/1908
01/04/1938 – 16/03/1941Bob CromptonEngland26/09/1879
01/07/1937 – 31/08/1939Len EvansWales20/05/1903
01/10/1936 – 31/03/1938Reg TaylorEngland
01/02/1931 – 30/04/1936Arthur BarrittEngland
01/12/1926 – 31/01/1931Bob CromptonEngland26/09/1879
01/02/1922 – 30/11/1926Jack CarrEngland07/10/1878
01/07/1903 – 31/01/1922Robert MiddletonEngland
01/07/1898 – 30/06/1905Thomas MitchellScotland00/00/1843
01/07/1884 – 30/06/1896Thomas MitchellScotland00/00/1843

Blackburn Rovers Trophies

HonourPositionYear
FA CupRunner-up1881-82
FA CupWinner1883-84
FA CupWinner1884-85
FA CupWinner1885-86
FA CupWinner1889-90
FA CupWinner1890-91
League Division OneChampion1911-12
FA Charity ShieldWinner1912
League Division OneChampion1913-14
FA CupWinner1927-28
League Division TwoChampion1938-39
League Division TwoRunner-up1957-58
FA CupRunner-up1959-60
League Division ThreeChampion1974-75
League Division ThreeRunner-up1979-80
Full Members’ CupWinner1986-87
Premier LeagueRunner-up1993-94
Premier LeagueChampion1994-95
League Division 1Runner-up2000-01
Football League CupWinner2001-02
League OneRunner-up2017-18

Summary

Blackburn Rovers Football Club is a professional football team based in Blackburn, Lancashire, England. The club was founded in 1875 and currently plays in the Championship, the second tier of the English football league system.

Over the years, Blackburn Rovers have employed different styles of play depending on the manager and players at the time. However, they are generally known for playing a physical and direct style of football. They tend to play with a strong emphasis on set pieces and long balls, as well as aggressive pressing when defending.

Overall, Blackburn Rovers Football Club has a proud history and reputation for playing a strong, physical brand of football that emphasizes set pieces and direct play. While their style may not always be the most aesthetically pleasing, they have been successful in achieving their goals and maintaining their place in English football.

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