Blackburn Rovers

If you are looking to travel away to watch your beloved team play Blackburn Rovers you will love the atmosphere at Ewood Park.

Be sure to check out our in depth guide to Ewood Park away fans to find all of the essential information such as the fastest route to and from the stadium, and also if there are any pubs, restaurants and cafés in the local area that are welcoming to visiting fans.

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 2023:

Goal Keepers

Leopold Wahlstedt2 (1)000
Joe Hilton1 (0)000
Antonis Stergiakis
Jordan Eastham
Aynsley Pears9 (0)000


Dominic Hyam10 (1)010
Daniel Ayala
Hayden Carter9 (2)040
Samuel Barnes1 (0)000
Scott Wharton3 (2)000
Lenni Rae Cirino
Jake Garrett3 (3)320
Lewis Travis9 (1)030
Adam Wharton9 (1)020
Jake Batty1 (0)000
Rhys Doherty
Tom Atcheson0 (1)000
Patrick Gamble1 (0)000


Callum Brittain7 (4)000
Harry Pickering10 (1)011
Sondre Tronstad3 (2)000
Arnor Sigurdsson3 (0)210
Sammie Szmodics9 (1)620
Dilan Kumar Markanday5 (3)300
Stewart Downing
Zak Gilsenan1 (2)200
Andrew Moran6 (2)210
James Edmondson0 (1)110
Joseph Rankin-Costello5 (4)020
Tyrhys Dolan5 (4)000
Kristi Montgomery


James Hill1 (1)000
Sam Gallagher3 (3)210
Niall Ennis1 (2)100
Ryan Hedges6 (3)110
Semir Telalovic1 (4)000
Thomas Bloxham0 (2)100
Jack Vale
Harry Leonard6 (3)210

Current Blackburn Rovers Manager

ManagerAppointment DateToDays in Charge
Jon Dahl Tomasson14/06/202204/10/2023477

Blackburn Rovers Upcoming Fixtures

Upcoming GameCompetionOpponentVenue
Wed 04 19:45ChampionshipChaCoventryAway
Sat 07 15:00ChampionshipChaQPRAway
Sat 21 15:00ChampionshipChaCardiffHome
Tue 24 19:45ChampionshipChaMillwallAway
Sat 28 15:00ChampionshipChaSwanseaHome
Wed 01 19:45EFL CupEFLCChelseaAway
Sun 05 12:00ChampionshipChaNorwichAway
Fri 10 20:00ChampionshipChaPrestonHome
Sat 25 15:00ChampionshipChaStokeAway
Wed 29 19:45ChampionshipChaBirminghamHome
Sat 02 15:00ChampionshipChaSheff WedAway
Sat 09 15:00ChampionshipChaLeedsHome
Tue 12 19:45ChampionshipChaBristol CityHome
Sat 16 15:00ChampionshipChaSouthamptonAway
Sat 23 15:00ChampionshipChaWatfordHome
Tue 26 15:00ChampionshipChaHuddersfieldAway
Fri 29 19:45ChampionshipChaHullAway
Mon 01 15:00ChampionshipChaRotherhamHome
Sat 13 15:00ChampionshipChaWest BromAway
Sat 20 15:00ChampionshipChaHuddersfieldHome
Sat 27 15:00ChampionshipChaCardiffAway
Sat 03 15:00ChampionshipChaQPRHome
Sat 10 15:00ChampionshipChaStokeHome
Tue 13 19:45ChampionshipChaBirminghamAway
Sat 17 15:00ChampionshipChaPrestonAway
Sat 24 15:00ChampionshipChaNorwichHome
Sat 02 15:00ChampionshipChaSwanseaAway
Tue 05 19:45ChampionshipChaMillwallHome
Sat 09 15:00ChampionshipChaPlymouthHome
Sat 16 15:00ChampionshipChaMiddlesbroughAway
Fri 29 14:00ChampionshipChaIpswichHome
Mon 01 15:00ChampionshipChaSunderlandAway
Sat 06 15:00ChampionshipChaSouthamptonHome
Wed 10 19:45ChampionshipChaBristol CityAway
Sat 13 15:00ChampionshipChaLeedsAway
Sat 20 15:00ChampionshipChaSheff WedHome
Sat 27 15:00ChampionshipChaCoventryHome
Sat 04 15:00ChampionshipChaLeicesterAway

Blackburn Rovers Previous Results

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 RoversLeague 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

01/07/2022 – 30/06/2025Jon 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

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


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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