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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.

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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...

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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...

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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.

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.

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.

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Irishman Damien Duff signs for Melbourne City

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Melbourne City has made its second international signing in a week, bringing Republic of Ireland winger Damien Duff to the A-League club on a one-year deal.

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Lucas Neill misses out on World Cup selection

Long-serving former Australia captain Lucas Neill will not be part of the squad for the World Cup finals due to lack of playing time.

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Tottenham sack manager Tim Sherwood

Out of a job: Tim Sherwood.

Tim Sherwood became the latest Tottenham Hotspur manager to fall foul of the north London Premier League club's sky-high expectations when he was sacked on Tuesday after six months in charge.

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Socceroos skipper Lucas Neill in danger of losing place

Dominic Bossi Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou dropped the biggest hint yet that captain Lucas Neill could be overlooked for the upcoming friendly against Ecuador by confirming the squad will have a "new look".

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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.

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Lucas Neill may be overlooked for Socceroos friendly against Ecuador

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

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Socceroo skipper Lucas Neill signs with Watford

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

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Watford signing not enough for Lucas Neill to return for Ecuador friendly

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Sebastian Hassett Lucas Neill's signing with Watford is unlikely to be enough for him to force his way into the Socceroos' squad for next month's friendly against Ecuador.

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Lucas Neill fights against the dying of the light

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Michael Lynch Neill's sheer determination to battle on against the odds deserves some sort of recognition.

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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.