Manchester City into FA Cup fourth round with 5-0 win over Blackburn

Sergio Aguero scored a goal in his comeback as Manchester City swept past second-tier Blackburn Rovers with an emphatic 5-0 victory in their FA Cup third-round replay.


Blackburn relegated, Wigan stay up

Blackburn Blackburn joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in being relegated from the Premier League after losing 1-0 at home to Wigan, who ensured their survival with a sixth win from their past eight matches on...


Kean bullish on Blackburn future

London Beleaguered Blackburn manager Steve Kean says he's confident he'll remain with the relegated EPL club next season despite reports of fresh turmoil in the Ewood Park board-room.


Liverpool holds out Blackburn

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Brad Jones dedicated Liverpool's 3-2 win at Blackburn to his son Luca, who died of leukaemia five months ago, after the Australian keeper endured a bitter-sweet Premier League debut for Kenny...

Emerton scores to help Blackburn advance

Socceroos star Brett Emerton scored his first goal of the English season as Blackburn Rovers came from behind to beat lowly Grimsby 4-1 in the League Cup.

Grella completes transfer to Blackburn

Socceroos midfielder Vince Grella has signed a four-year deal with Blackburn Rovers after completing his transfer move from Torino.

Emerton re-signs with Blackburn Rovers

Brett Emerton has signed a new four-year contract to stay with Blackburn Rovers.

Emerton scores in Blackburn draw

By Valkerie Mangnall Australian defender Brett Emerton scored a goal to help Blackburn to a 2-2 draw at Fulham in the English Premier League.

Allardyce becomes new Blackburn manager

Julian Guyer Former Bolton and Newcastle boss Sam Allardyce was appointed the manager of Blackburn Rovers on a three-year contract, the team has announced.


Can Liverpool handle the pressure to claim its first EPL title?

Michael Lynch

Michael Lynch Just as punters look for horses who have won over a race's course and distance, and therefore give them an extra tick in their assessment, then football fans take comfort if their team is looking to...

Manchester United manager David Moyes says Alex Ferguson would have had tough season

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Under fire Manchester United manager David Moyes has risked fresh controversy by suggesting his celebrated predecessor, Alex Ferguson, would have struggled with the squad he left his fellow Scot.


Neill helps Doncaster to victory

Lucas Neill's first start in more than four months ended in victory as he helped Doncaster to a 2-1 English Championship win away at Leeds.


Manchester United's Wayne Rooney says team owed David Moyes a big one

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Mark Ogden Wayne Rooney says Manchester United's Champions League fightback against Olympiakos was owed to beleaguered manager David Moyes by the club's underperforming players.

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Lucas Neill joins Doncaster on loan

Ex-Socceroo captain Lucas Neill.

Liam FitzGibbon Lucas Neill has secured a month-long loan switch from Watford to English Championship rivals Doncaster in a move aimed at salvaging his World Cup dream.


Lucas Neill 'confident' of Brazil berth

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Daniel Lane Lucas Neill still believes he will represent Australia at the World Cup in Brazil, despite being left out of the Socceroos squad to play Ecuador in an upcoming friendly.


Leicester, Burnley headed for EPL

Championship leaders Leicester and second-placed Burnley move a step closer to the Premier League with a pair of significant wins.


Lucas Neill desperate for a new club

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 19:  Lucas Neill of the Socceroos calls instructions during the international friendly match between the Australian Socceroos and Costa Rica at Allianz Stadium on November 19, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Dominic Bossi Socceroos captain Lucas Neill is becoming increasingly desperate to find a new club before this year's World Cup after parting ways with English Championship club Blackburn Rovers.

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Arsenal can pass Bayern Munich test, says Arsene Wenger

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Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal have no reason to fear Bayern Munich as they prepare to face the Champions League holders in the last 16 first leg on Wednesday.


Lucas Neill may be overlooked for Socceroos friendly against Ecuador

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou with Lucas Neill.

Dominic Bossi Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou drops biggest hint yet that captain could be overlooked.


Socceroo skipper Lucas Neill signs with Watford

Lucas Neill.

Socceroos captain Lucas Neill has signed for England Championship club Watford for the remainder of the 2013/14 season.

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