Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Mimms In Rovers Return

Mimms In Rovers Return

Bobby Mimms has returned to Blackburn Rovers to become our new goalkeeping coach.

Mimms returns to Ewood Park (where he spent six-years as a player making more than 150 appearances) from Wolverhampton Wanderers to join Paul Ince's backroom staff as the third goalkeeping coach at Ewood Park in less than two-months!!! Mimms is replacing the had been new goalkeeping coach Eric Steele who is understood to be going to Manchester United to do the same job at Old Trafford having ONLY came to Ewood last month!!!

The 44-year-old had been Wolves' goalkeeping coach since 2001 and knows Ince from his time as a player with Wolves.


NOT REGISTERED TO VITAL BLACKBURN? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR! Register by clicking here.

For information on how to join the Vital Fantasy Football Game (and how to also join the Vital Blackburn Mini League!!!) Click Here.

Also

To join our Championship game in partnership with 442 and the Telegraph: Click Here.
To join our League One Fantasy game in partnership with 442 and the Telegraph: Click Here.
To join our League Two Fantasy game in partnership with 442 and the Telegraph: Click Here



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Walker
Date:Monday August 4 2008
Time: 6:31PM

Comments

0
Welcome back Bobby, however, it is a REAL shame for us to have lost Eric Steele already as he knows Paul Robinson very well.
Walker
04/08/2008 18:34:00
0
Mimms's return is quite good news for you
Bosko-Macedonia
04/08/2008 18:46:00
0
Shame about Steele with his relationship with Robinson, but Mimms has brought through Hennessey at Wolves who is very good.
roverjoy
04/08/2008 20:38:00
0
I did not like him as a player for us. Sensible Soccer had him down as Booby Mimms...
Decimus Poole
05/08/2008 08:55:00
0
The best coaches have never been the best players
oztheman
05/08/2008 09:32:00
0
Just do the job Bobby, i'm sure ull be fine!!
mani13963
05/08/2008 10:17:00
0
dnt let us down boy!
kendog
05/08/2008 16:57:00
0
Mimms is highly reguarded in the football world so its sad to see Steele go after about 2 weeks but we have replaced him with another top coach, according to those in the know
Clint
05/08/2008 19:43:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Eastwood Joins Oxford - Mansfield Cancelled

Eastwood has found a new club, signing a one-year deal with a former club Oxford after Blackburn released him after three-years at Ewood Park.

Sunderland Striker Graham Pens Blackburn Contract

Former Watford & Swansea striker Graham has joined Blackburn after his Sunderland release. During his time with the Black Cats he was loaned to Middlesbrough, Wolves, Hull & Rovers.

West Ham Full Back Arrival Confirmed

Hot on the heals of Stokes' arrival, following his release by Celtic, Blackburn have added the season-long loan signing of Scottish U21 international Hendrie from West Ham.

League Cup F‏irst Round - Mansfield (22/6/16)

The draw for the first round of the English Football League Cup took place earlier this afternoon.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile
Mikey Delap
no email
Profile
Sasman!
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Reading MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Steele17%
Marshall5%
Duffy2%
Hanley1%
Kilgallon4%
Lenihan6%
Lowe1%
Jordi Gomez1%
Bennett1%
Graham57%
Grimes1%
Sub - Evans1%
Sub - Jackson1%
Sub - Conway2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.@roverseas6
2.captain _midnight4
3.Brownster741
4.Peter Chains-Lynch1