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Burnley set to be without Aaron Lennon for Arsenal trip but JBG could return

BURNLEY look set to be without Aaron Lennon for the trip to Arsenal on Sunday after the winger picked up a knock in the weekend defeat to Tottenham.

The 31-year-old is struggling with the knee problem and he may require surgery having seen a specialist and underwent a scan on

yesterday 17:41
Burnley set to be without Aaron Lennon for Arsenal trip but JBG could return

BURNLEY look set to be without Aaron Lennon for the trip to Arsenal on Sunday after the winger picked up a knock in the weekend defeat to Tottenham.

The 31-year-old is struggling with the knee problem and he may require surgery having seen a specialist and underwent a scan on

yesterday 17:41
FA Cup replays to be scrapped a year earlier than planned

The Football Association has announced it will scrap FA Cup replays from the fifth round stage a year earlier than planned.

The move will come in to effect from this season after being agreed by the Professional Game Board.

Rovers, Burnley and Stanley are all still in the

yesterday 15:22
Host of League One clubs show interest in Rovers youngster

Lewis Travis has a host of League One sides chasing his signature ahead of the January window.

Travis, who was close to moves to Bradford City and League Two side Oldham Athletic in the summer, is keen to further his development with a loan move next month.

Rovers are

yesterday 11:39
Host of League One clubs show interest in Rovers youngster

Lewis Travis has a host of League One sides chasing his signature ahead of the January window.

Travis, who was close to moves to Bradford City and League Two side Oldham Athletic in the summer, is keen to further his development with a loan move next month.

Rovers are

yesterday 11:39
Rovers boss Tony Mowbray not critical of his players

Tony Mowbray chose not to be critical of his side despite throwing away two more points, stating: ‘We’re doing great’.

Rovers looked on course for three points against Birmingham City after goals from Danny Graham and Adam Armstrong.

But in the end they

yesterday 10:15
Rovers boss Tony Mowbray not critical of his players

Tony Mowbray chose not to be critical of his side despite throwing away two more points, stating: ‘We’re doing great’.

Rovers looked on course for three points against Birmingham City after goals from Danny Graham and Adam Armstrong.

But in the end they

yesterday 09:07
Reds can use last season as inspiration believes McConville

ACCRINGTON Stanley ace Sean McConville is confident the club will turn their fortunes around - just as they did last season.

The Reds were beaten 3-0 by Southend United on Saturday with the defeat the fourth on the bounce in League One.

John Coleman's side endured a

yesterday 08:00
Mowbray on the possibility of more new deals at Rovers

Tony Mowbray says the process of contract talks at Rovers ‘never stops’ after three key men extended their stays at the club.

Corry Evans became the latest player to sign fresh terms, following captain Charlie Mulgrew and midfielder Elliott Bennett.

Mowbray

yesterday 06:51
Mowbray on the possibility of more new deals at Rovers

Tony Mowbray says the process of contract talks at Rovers ‘never stops’ after three key men extended their stays at the club.

Corry Evans became the latest player to sign fresh terms, following captain Charlie Mulgrew and midfielder Elliott Bennett.

Mowbray

yesterday 05:45
Arsenal U23s 0 Blackburn Rovers U23s 4: Match Report

Rovers Under-23s signed off 2018 in fine fashion as they made it three consecutive wins with victory against Arsenal.

Damien Johnson’s side backed up a 3-1 win over Swansea last week, which moved them off the bottom of the Premier League 2 table, with a 4-0 success against the

yesterday 22:17
Body pulled out of Holden Wood reservoir off Grane Road

A DEAD body was pulled out of a reservoir after being found by a fisherman.

Officers attended the incident earlier this morning at the Holden Wood Reservoir in Haslingden.

It is believed that the man was in his mid-50s - it is not known at this stage how long he had been

2018-12-17 19:59
Body pulled out of Holden Wood reservoir off Grane Road

A DEAD body was pulled out of a reservoir after being found by a fisherman.

Officers attended the incident earlier this morning at the Holden Wood Reservoir in Haslingden.

It is believed that the man was in his mid-50s - it is not known at this stage how long he had been

2018-12-17 19:59
Rhyl Avenue, Blackburn, attack: Four charged with murder

THREE men and a teenager have been charged with murder after a father died in hospital following an attack.

Sadaqat Ali, Rafaqat Ali, Fazal Ilhai, and a 14-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, all appeared at Preston Crown Court yesterday and spoke only to confirm

2018-12-17 19:59
Rhyl Avenue, Blackburn, attack: Four charged with murder

THREE men and a teenager have been charged with murder after a father died in hospital following an attack.

Sadaqat Ali, Rafaqat Ali, Fazal Ilhai, and a 14-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, all appeared at Preston Crown Court yesterday and spoke only to confirm

2018-12-17 19:59
Charlie Taylor: "We are looking more like a typical Burnley team"

CHARLIE Taylor believes the Clarets are getting back to being Burnley despite suffering a late defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.

Christian Eriksen broke Burnley's resistance with an injury time strike to give Spurs the points.

The result, coupled with Southampton's

2018-12-17 18:48
Daily News
May to urge devolved leaders to ‘pull together’ and back her Brexit deal

Theresa May will urge leaders from the devolved administrations to “pull together” to back her Brexit deal in a Downing Street meeting on Wednesday.

The Prime Minister is set to call on Nicola Sturgeon and Mark Drakeford – the First Ministers of Scotland and Wales

today 23:05
Pochettino refuses to rule out interest in Man Utd job

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has refused to rule out any interest in the Manchester United role.

Pochettino is understood to be at the top of United’s wish list to replace Jose Mourinho, who was sacked on Tuesday, though the Old Trafford club are likely to face a

today 23:05
Unai Emery questions why Mauricio Pochettino would consider Manchester United

Mauricio Pochettino is happy at Tottenham, according to close friend and Arsenal head coach Unai Emery – who also questioned why the Argentinian would want to leave to take over at Manchester United.

Following Jose Mourinho’s sacking as United boss on Tuesday morning,

today 23:05
Virgil Van Dijk urges Liverpool to maintain their high standards

Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk is aware of how quickly things can unravel over a packed festive programme and insists they will not get complacent.

Jurgen Klopp’s side returned to the top of the Premier League table with victory over Manchester United on Sunday but face

today 23:05
Clough stays ‘realistic’ after steering Burton into Carabao Cup semi-finals

Nigel Clough guided League One’s Burton into the last four in the Carabao Cup – and then admitted he had not even checked when the semi-finals are.

Clough’s side saw off Sky Bet Championship side Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium as Jake Hesketh fired them to

today 23:05
Pep Guardiola offers sympathy to Jose Mourinho after Manchester United departure

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola insisted he stands with Jose Mourinho after Manchester United sacked his rival.

The Etihad chief continued his success after seeing his Carabao Cup holders squeeze into the last four at Leicester on Tuesday.

City won 3-1 on

today 23:05
Woman suffers significant injuries in Blackburn flats fire

A WOMAN has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a fire at a high-rise block of flats in Blackburn.

Firefighters, police and paramedics were called to the fire at the Bowland House flats in Primrose Bank, Blackburn, this evening.

Police have not released

today 23:05
Woman suffers significant injuries in Blackburn flats fire

A WOMAN has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a fire at a high-rise block of flats in Blackburn.

Firefighters, police and paramedics were called to the fire at the Bowland House flats in Primrose Bank, Blackburn, this evening.

Police have not released

today 23:05
Latest news from Blackburn
today 23:05 May to urge devolved leaders to ‘pull together’ and back her Brexit deal
today 23:05 Pochettino refuses to rule out interest in Man Utd job
today 23:05 Unai Emery questions why Mauricio Pochettino would consider Manchester United
today 23:05 Virgil Van Dijk urges Liverpool to maintain their high standards
today 23:05 Clough stays ‘realistic’ after steering Burton into Carabao Cup semi-finals
today 23:05 Pep Guardiola offers sympathy to Jose Mourinho after Manchester United departure
today 23:05 Woman suffers significant injuries in Blackburn flats fire
today 23:05 Woman suffers significant injuries in Blackburn flats fire
today 22:03 Government allocates £2bn to Whitehall departments to prepare for no-deal Brexit
today 22:03 Government allocates £2bn to Whitehall departments to prepare for no-deal Brexit
today 22:03 Amateur photographer convicted of abusing men who came for photoshoots
today 22:03 Opposition parties table vote of no confidence in UK Government
today 22:02 At least 600 homes destroyed in Brazil blaze
today 22:02 Troops held in readiness to deal with disruption from no-deal Brexit
today 22:02 Pogba out of order to ‘dance on the grave’ of sacked Mourinho, says Neville
today 22:02 Hesketh fires Burton to Carabao Cup semi-finals
today 22:02 Goalkeeper Muric the shoot-out hero as City see off Leicester
today 22:02 Tiemoue Bakayoko sees red as AC Milan are held by Bologna
today 22:02 BMW, Audi and Mercedes drivers 'the most dangerous on UK roads'
today 22:02 BMW, Audi and Mercedes drivers 'the most dangerous on UK roads'
yesterday 20:59 Princess Eugenie hails departed shark filmmaker a hero at UK premiere
yesterday 20:59 Independent expert to assess Libya compensation campaign
yesterday 20:59 Council backs Robbie Williams’ swimming pool plan despite Jimmy Page’s objection
yesterday 20:59 Pogba can’t start thinking he’s bigger than Mourinho, warns Darren Fletcher
yesterday 19:54 Change in checkout policy linked to ‘dramatic reduction’ in unhealthy purchases
yesterday 19:54 United consider Solskjaer in caretaker role after time runs out for Mourinho
yesterday 19:54 Real Madrid boss Solari targeting Champions League defence
yesterday 18:48 Justice Secretary apologises for botched review of vaginal mesh scandal
yesterday 18:48 Life for ‘rage’ motorist who killed friend outside club
yesterday 18:48 Judge postpones sentencing of ex-Trump security chief Flynn
yesterday 18:48 Bus crashes through hedge into garden
yesterday 18:48 Zlatan Ibrahimovic extends LA Galaxy stay
yesterday 18:48 Niko Kovac downplays talk of Timo Werner link as Bayern Munich take on Leipzig
yesterday 18:48 What problems have Manchester United faced since Sir Alex Ferguson’s exit?
yesterday 17:42 Man jailed for stabbing father to death
yesterday 17:42 Spurs fan throwing banana skin at Arsenal striker was ‘racial’, court says
yesterday 17:42 Three of UK’s largest childcare organisations at centre of police abuse probe
yesterday 17:42 Trump Foundation reaches deal to shut down amid lawsuit
yesterday 17:42 Plans for radical overhaul of building regulations industry post-Grenfell
yesterday 17:42 Chicago officers probably didn’t see train that killed them
yesterday 17:42 Tottenham extend Jan Vertonghen’s stay until 2020
yesterday 17:42 Mourinho dismissal must be ‘catalyst for fundamental review’, says fans’ group
yesterday 17:42 Klopp insists City are still title favourites
yesterday 17:42 ‘Mindless’ minority are shaming Chelsea fans, says chairman Bruce Buck
yesterday 17:42 Curran crowns fairytale year by fetching one million US dollars at IPL auction
yesterday 17:42 FA Cup replays to be scrapped a year earlier than planned
yesterday 17:42 Man shocked after elderly neighbour dies and leaves behind a sack filled with Christmas presents for his daughter
yesterday 17:41 VIDEO: Muslim man apologises after hate-filled rant about 'anyone converting to Christianity'
yesterday 17:41 VIDEO: Muslim man apologises after hate-filled rant about 'anyone converting to Christianity'
yesterday 17:41 Burnley set to be without Aaron Lennon for Arsenal trip but JBG could return
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today 00:05 LONDON BLOODBATH: Man shot dead in Enfield HORROR attack - three arrested by police
today 00:05 Washington tornado RAVAGES homes and injuries SEVERAL - 'I thought I was a goner'
today 00:05 BREXIT SHOCK: Jeremy Corbyn fails to rule out campaigning for REMAIN in second Brexit vote
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today 23:41 Belgium's prime minister RESIGNS after violent protests outside EU building
today 23:41 Christmas horror as Santa Claus collapses and dies in front of children at party
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today 23:08 Hearts owner warns Tynecastle troublemakers she's close to CLOSING their section
today 23:02 Muslim conman lied about surviving Grenfell ‘as fasting made him insane’
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today 23:02 Brexit latest: Will Theresa May offer SECOND REFERENDUM in Brexit shock?
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today 23:02 ‘ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!’ May on brink as no confidence threat grows… but WHERE’S LABOUR?
today 23:02 Meghan Markle's SECRET talent: What secret skill did Meghan show off in royal outing?
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today 23:02 White Christmas 2018: Weather forecasters CHANGE requirements - what are new guidelines?
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today 23:02 Prince Philip takes the reins! Duke of Edinburgh in high spirits on festive carriage ride
today 23:02 The Long Song: ‘Painful to watch’ Fans shocked by harrowing first episode
today 23:02 Ooops! Coastguard red-faced after scrambling £6k helicopter rescue… for MANNEQUIN
today 23:02 100 DAYS TO GO! May veers towards NO DEAL BREXIT as clock ticks on Britain's time in EU
today 22:34 PM May urges devolved nations to back her Brexit deal
today 22:06 Dying neighbour leaves 14 years of Christmas presents for little girl next door
today 22:06 Man armed with AXE chases gang of youths on Glasgow street in shocking video
today 22:05 Severe allergy sufferer reveals cruel Darth Vadar taunts and her torment of life behind a mask
today 22:00 Police officer’s message to trolls after watching girl, 3, die in front of her
today 22:00 Man Utd players give AMAZING gesture just hours after Jose Mourinho sack
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yesterday 21:59 CHRISTMAS HEARTBREAK: Elderly man leaves behind TOUCHING surprise for toddler after dying
yesterday 21:59 Christmas HORROR as Santa performer dies at children's party
yesterday 21:59 The Grand Tour season 3: Jeremy Clarkson reveals air date in first-look trailer
yesterday 21:59 ROYAL SHOCK: Camilla's son REVEALS unusual family's Christmas lunch tradition
yesterday 21:59 Man Utd to announce new boss TONIGHT… the identity of Jose Mourinho’s successor revealed
yesterday 21:59 'What's the POINT?' Former Greek politician BLASTS Brussels for making people 'POWERLESS'
yesterday 21:59 'We'll make you think' Putin delivers CHILLING World War 3 warning over Russian weapons
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yesterday 21:44 Prayers for little Daniel Carter, 7, in a critical condition after 'dying in mum's arms'
yesterday 21:44 Prayers for little Daniel Carter, 7, in a critical condition after 'dying in mum's arms'
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