UK time is: 22:43:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Dunny Likely To Miss Toon Trip

Midfielder David Dunn is a major doubt for Blackburn's match at Newcastle on Saturday after suffering a calf injury in training.

Dunn will be assessed prior to the Premier League clash but manager Mark Hughes is not confident that the player will be fit enough to feature.

It will be a blow to David as he has been in good form in recent weeks, particularly in the 4-1 win over Bolton.

Centre-back Ryan Nelsen remains sidelined with a hamstring problem but fellow defender Andre Ooijer is set to return after missing last weekend's 4-1 victory over Bolton with a similar complaint.

Other than that Hughes has a full squad to choose from as he looks to continue Rovers impressive sequence of 1 defeat in 9.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 29 2008

Time: 11:30AM

Your Comments

a big dent to our ambitions, dunny is striking form, we need him out there
sasman
Its still not definite but even Hughes says its not likely... Tugay surely if not???
MikeyGamst
Has to be Tugs
FreidelNo.1
Massive blow if he is ruled out, he's in banging form at the moment.
spinaker7081
Tugay wont last the 90 against the Toon, thats the problem, so we are looking at Reid and Tuggers, although it wouldnt surprise me if he goes with the Axe and brings Tugay off the bench in the 2nd half TBH
BomBom
I'd go with the Maestro, go for the throat early on then take him off when the job is done.
Hughes Da Man
Well it was ooijer at right back, emo in right midfield, Bents in the middle.
MikeyGamst
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

O'Sullivan And Raya Extend Loans (Tuesday October 21 2014)

A More Than Deserved Point (Monday October 20 2014)

Stats: Ipswich Town v Blackburn Rovers (Saturday October 18 2014)

Rovers Preview: Ipswich Town (a) (Friday October 17 2014)

Improvement But Still Doubts (Friday October 17 2014)

King Added To The List!! (Wednesday October 15 2014)

Injuries on Duty! (Tuesday October 14 2014)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Bournemouth 13 6 3 4 6 21
9. Ipswich 13 5 5 3 4 20
10. Cardiff 13 5 4 4 2 19
11. Blackburn 13 5 4 4 -1 19
12. Brentford 13 5 4 4 -1 19
13. Sheff Wed 13 4 6 3 0 18
14. Rotherham 13 4 4 5 -3 16

Breaking League News

LUFC Who should replace Doukara in attack?
Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 21:26:00
LUFC Cellino backs defender in race row
Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 20:50:00
LUFC Young defender wants a run in the side
Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 20:33:00
Brentford vs Sheffield Wednesday Match Review
Brentford : 22/10/2014 20:29:00
LUFC Blackburn Rovers (a) - Ticket Information
Leeds Utd : 22/10/2014 20:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackburn Rovers Man of the Match v Birmingham City?
Suggested By:  Walker
Steele 100%
Henley 0%
Baptise 0%
Duffy 0%
Olsson 0%
Cairney 0%
Williamson 0%
Evans 0%
Marshall 0%
Rhodes (off 80) 0%
Gestede (off 66) 0%
Substitute: Dunn (on 66) 0%
Substitute: Varney (on 80) 0%