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Sheffield United promoted to Premier League after Leeds United draw with Aston Villa

Second-placed United had beaten Ipswich Town 2-0 on Saturday to move on to 88 points in the second-tier table. They are now five points ahead of third-placed Leeds with one more game to go. 

Apr 28, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

English Premier League – Past Champions

English Premier League – Past Champions

Aug 10, 2017, 00:14 AM IST

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Paul Pogba script Manchester United's win over Blackburn Rovers in FA Cup clash

The Swedish striker timed his run to perfection, avoiding the offside trap before coolly rolling his 24th goal of the season into the corner of the net from six yards.

Feb 20, 2017, 08:45 AM IST

Arsene Wenger `sad` as Arsenal`s FA Cup reign ends after Watford debacle

Arsenal were bidding to become the first team to win FA Cup for three consecutive years since Blackburn Rovers between 1884 and 1886.

Mar 13, 2016, 22:21 PM IST

Aston Villa swoop for Jordan Veretout, Rudy Gestede

Aston Villa announced two new signings on Friday, with French midfielder Jordan Veretout signing from Nantes and Benin striker Rudy Gestede joining from Blackburn Rovers.

Jul 31, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Benni McCarthy loses more than hair in barbershop robbery

Former South Africa striker Benni McCarthy became a target for more than autograph hunters when he was robbed at gunpoint in a Johannesburg barbershop.

May 06, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

Liverpool striker Sturridge says hip surgery successful

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has had successful surgery on a hip problem that effectively ended his season, he said on social media on Tuesday.

May 06, 2015, 02:57 AM IST

Liverpool's in-form Philippe Coutinho gunning for Newcastle

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes that Philippe Coutinho`s "outstanding" recent performances mean he is rightly being considered as a candidate for the Premier League`s end-of-season prizes.

Apr 12, 2015, 10:13 AM IST

Philippe Coutinho goal sends Liverpool into FA Cup semi-final

Philippe Coutinho thumped home a second-half winner as Liverpool broke the resistance of Championship Blackburn Rovers to reach the FA Cup semi-finals with a gritty 1-0 replay victory on Wednesday. 

Apr 09, 2015, 04:23 AM IST

Liverpool target FA Cup glory in bid to salvage season

With Premier League results on the slide and Champions League qualification hanging in the balance, Liverpool`s season seemingly rests on FA Cup glory, starting with a quarter-final replay against Championship side Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday.

Apr 07, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Brendan Rodgers rues cost of Liverpool resurgence

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said his side had paid the price for their stunning recent form after they were held 0-0 by Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Mar 09, 2015, 09:40 AM IST

Blackburn intrude on Steven Gerrard`s FA Cup dream, earn Liverpool replay

Steven Gerrard`s hopes of a Wembley send-off were put on ice on Sunday after Liverpool were held to a 0-0 draw by Blackburn Rovers in their FA Cup quarter-final.

Mar 09, 2015, 00:52 AM IST

Reading take Bradford to FA Cup replay

Giant-killers Bradford City`s progress in the FA Cup was suspended at the quarter-final stage on Saturday after they were held to a 0-0 draw by Championship side Reading.

Mar 07, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Brendan Rodgers wants silver finish to Liverpool surge

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has challenged his players to turn their scintillating current form into silverware ahead of Sunday`s FA Cup quarter-final at home to second-tier Blackburn Rovers.

Mar 07, 2015, 08:39 AM IST

Wembley Stadium should be saved for FA Cup final, says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool are just one game away from playing at Wembley Stadium in the FA Cup -- but their manager Brendan Rodgers rather wishes they were not.

Mar 06, 2015, 23:23 PM IST

FA Cup: Blackburn's Josh King slays Stoke City, West Brom brush aside Hammers

Norway striker Josh King scored a hat-trick as second-tier Blackburn Rovers reached the FA Cup quarter-finals by coming from behind to beat 10-man Stoke City 4-1 on Saturday.

Feb 14, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Returning Mark Hughes wants to Stoke things up in FA Cup

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes will return to Blackburn Rovers in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Saturday, hoping to go one step further in the competition than he did with his former employers.

Feb 13, 2015, 22:57 PM IST

Blackburn sink nine-man Swansea in FA Cup

Rudy Gestede and Craig Conway scored the decisive goals as second-tier Blackburn Rovers dumped nine-man Swansea City out of the FA Cup with a 3-1 win on Saturday.

Jan 24, 2015, 22:40 PM IST

Blackburn, Leeds, Forest handed transfer bans

Blackburn Rovers, Leeds United and Nottingham Forest will not be allowed to sign new players in the January transfer window after breaching financial regulations, the Football League announced on Monday.

Dec 15, 2014, 18:53 PM IST

English Premier League – Past winners

Every season, a club is crowned the champions of England. However, despite having thousands of clubs, there have been only five such teams which have lifted the trophy since the inception of Premier League in 1992.

Dec 14, 2014, 21:42 PM IST