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Crack The champagne McClaren & Allardyce Are Out

Crack The champagne McClaren & Allardyce Are Out

Blackburn Rovers WILL NOT be managed by Steve McClaren OR Sam Allardyce next season as one has been confirmed as the manager of FC Twente, with the other withdrawing from the race.

It might not be known who the new manager at Ewood Park will be (however, Paul Ince and Michael Laudrup are understood to be leading this race) but we now know that it won't be McClaren, as the former England manager has taken over the Dutch club on a two-year contract and Allardyce has withdrawn from the running according to early reports this morning on Sky Sports.

Most of us were PRAYING that McClaren wouldn't get the job, with more than a fair few also hoping this about Allardyce as well, but with Stevie Mac reported as having turned down the Twente job recently in favour of the Rovers position we were worried, but we are now safe so the champagne can be cracked open. News shortly after that Allardyce had also officially ruled himself out has brightened my day!!!


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Writer:Walker
Date:Friday June 20 2008
Time: 9:33AM

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OKAY the image might not be champagne, its beer, but beer or champers its the same thing I'll be celebrating after work as it WON'T be either of these two for sure, there is a God!!!
Hughes Da Man
20/06/2008 09:36:00
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Agreed HDM - I am relieved
FreidelNo.1
20/06/2008 09:48:00
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thank god i just read this, its bin a ribbish day so far but now i heard this news i shall be goin round town 2nyt lol
kendog
20/06/2008 11:19:00
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WOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOO
roversman
20/06/2008 11:21:00
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how many signed the peition against Allardyce?
FreidelNo.1
20/06/2008 11:44:00
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I did and remember, I called Laudrup first w00t
BomBom
20/06/2008 14:15:00
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There is a god?!?
rover23
20/06/2008 15:09:00
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Thank must come as a great relief that Mclaren isn't getting the job. But what are your club shop going to do with all those Brollies they have ordered in?
dazza71
20/06/2008 16:00:00
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Great news that got rid of those two but please J.Williams get Laudrup in over Ince, if you have a choice please chose Laudrup and not Ince which the media seems to be portraying you would chose Ince.
roverjoy
20/06/2008 16:11:00
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Great news aye lads, id take laudrup ahead of ince but who knows aye
sasman
21/06/2008 11:12:00
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