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LEE Williamson was sent off as Blackburn Rovers drew at League Two side Bury tonight.
Williamson was shown a straight red card on the stroke of half time for a rash challenge on Ryan Lowe.
Illness may force Rovers striker out of Africa
BLACKBURN Rovers will assess Rudy Gestede before deciding whether the striker is well enough to make a 10,000-mile round trip to Malawi just days before the start of the new season.
Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Matty Dolan on the ball for City
But the general buzz around Valley Parade after Saturday's entertaining but goalless encounter focused on the performance of Alan Sheehan.
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Full Time: Bradford City 0 Blackburn Rovers 0
The match was played in sweltering conditions at Valley Parade, with each half stopped briefly for a drinks break, and neither side could break the deadlock.
Kevin Gallacher: Midfield decisions key for Blackburn Rovers
THE backbone of any side is your goalkeeper, your two central defenders, at least one midfielder and your main striker.
The Championship 2014/15 - Birmingham
Club: Birmingham City Founded: 1875 Nickname: The Blues Ground: St. Andrews When we face off: Sat 13th December , Tues 17th March Last season finish: 21st - Championship Manager: Lee Clark - The former Huddersfield boss has had a turbulent time since taking the reigns at St. Andrews, having to battle on little resources and a squad largely made up ... (more)
IF we were to start the season with the squad we've got now I'd be satisfied.
We've kept the players we wanted to keep, getting David Dunn and Jordan Rhodes to sign new contracts, brought three squad players in for competition, and got rid of some of the deadwood.
Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer satisfied after pre-season opener
BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer declared himself satisfied after his side ran out 4-0 winners at AFC Telford United yesterday in their first friendly of the summer.
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FULL-TIME: AFC Telford United 0 Blackburn Rovers 4
RUBEN Rochina scored twice and Leon Best and Jack O'Connell once each as Rovers started their pre-season preparations with an ultimately comfortable victory over their non-league opponents.
With the season fast approaching and the pre-season fixtures beginning it is important for manager Lee Clark to find his best eleven for the season ahead.