Blackburn have been ordered to pay £2.25million in compensation to former manager Henning Berg by a High Court judge
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Granada reports look at the departure of Blackburn boss Michael Appleton after just over two months.
– Former Blackburn boss Michael Appleton
I am disappointed to be leaving Blackburn Rovers. I would like to thank the players and wish them all the best for the rest of the season. I would also like to say thanks to the fans who have made me feel so welcome over the past few months."
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan had his leg broken by a bad tackle while playing for Blackburn in the 1960 FA Cup final against Wolves. The injury cut short his career.
"When I broke my leg in the cup final it was exactly the same type of tackle," Whelan said today, referring to Callum McManaman's tackle.
A steward at Blackburn tries to catch a runaway chicken, England could have done with a runner like that in the rugby yesterday.