Former Premier League soccer champion Blackburn Rovers today fired manager Henning Berg less than two months after hiring the Norwegian.
Blackburn Rovers top scorer Yakubu called on fans to get behind the team and not protest its Indian owners ahead of today’s game against Aston Villa.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Steve Kean will remain as manager of Blackburn Rovers until the end of the season, the English Premier League soccer team said on its website.
Blackburn Rovers was relegated from English soccer’s Premier League after losing 1-0 at home to Wigan Athletic, which secured its top-flight status.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
The following is a roundup of sports stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Dimitar Berbatov scored three goals as Manchester United joined Manchester City atop the Premier League with a 5-0 win over Wigan. City was held 0-0 by West Bromwich Albion.
"I'm numb, along with the players, along with the fans."
- Steve Kean on May 07, 2012