Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

The Right Result - Newcastle v Blackburn

The Right Result - Newcastle v Blackburn

NEWCASTLE UNITED v BLACKBURN ROVERS - Crazier, yet crazier

Saturday 27 September 2008

Just when you thought you`d seen everything at St James Park, Newcastle United go and lose a game they should have won. On the day that Joe Kinnear made his unlikely arrival on Tyneside, the Toon slipped to another defeat. Except, two incidents could have changed a 1-2 defeat into a 2-1 win. Firstly, Christopher Samba`s opening goal should have been disallowed for offside so maintaining Blackburn Rovers` 100% record of a Right Result ruling in each of their away games this season.Then, in the second-half, Newcastle should have had a second penalty when Rovers defender Martin Olsson leapt high to handle a Toon cross.

The Right Result is a 2-1 win to Newcastle United.

The Right Result - Football

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday September 29 2008
Time: 3:52PM

Comments

0
Where do people get these ideas from!? Not one Newcastle player complained about offside, so they were of the opinion it wasn't. Granted, Olssen handled the ball, but there is no way of saying whether the penalty taker would have scored. Grrrrr, at this silliness...
Decimus Poole
29/09/2008 16:31:00
0
And lets ignore the fact it wasn't a penalty that they did get (debatable at best) Right result my arse!
durks de rover
29/09/2008 17:23:00
0
got to admit - your start to the season has pleasantly surprised me!
merlin
29/09/2008 19:22:00
0
Yeah there actual peno was very soft and where is the mention about the shove on Santa that would appear to be just as bad if not worse than the one against Owen! Joke
roversman
29/09/2008 21:16:00
0
There PENALTY was given due to the crowd forcing and screaming. Newcastle fans angry at not getting one a minute ago..had that been given the soft Dive of Owen would have been laughed off..ONE THINGS ROVERS FANS MUST LEARN ..SCREAMM
oztheman
29/09/2008 21:46:00
0
I cant even begin to describe what is wrong with this...
MikeyGamst
30/09/2008 15:42:00
0
We shout for penalties as well, but we dont have 40,000+ fans, maybe we should move to Surrey and pick up some stray Man United fans?
MikeyGamst
01/10/2008 15:42:00
0
*********!!!!!!!!!!!!
mani13963
02/10/2008 13:25:00
0
or you could come to sydney, we can start a new fan club lol
sasman
03/10/2008 07:16:00
0
You just want easy access sas. lol
MikeyGamst
03/10/2008 18:30:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

New EFL Radio Deal Starts 2017/18

The Football League confirmed yesterday that a new three year deal with Talksport and the BBC had been signed to increase radio broadcast coverage from next season.

Mowbray Happy With 'Positive' & 'Productive' Talks

Mowbray was happy with discussions that took place with Venky's and feels he can finally move forward having met the people he's working for, who will allow him complete control?

Three Rovers Friendlies Confirmed

A trio of testers for Blackburn ahead of the 2017-18 League One season has seen pre-season friendlies against Barrow AFC, Morecambe and Grimsby announced.

Lowe's Emotional Rovers Goodbye

Jason Lowe debuted for Blackburn in an FA Cup tie with QPR in 2011 then made his Premier League debut a week later against Chelsea before he ending the 2010-11 season on loan at Oldham.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will Blackburn bounce back?
Suggested By:
Yes, as League One champions50%
Yes, as runners up5%
Yes, via the play-offs5%
No40%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Newcastle 46 29 7 10 94 45
P Brighton 46 28 9 9 93 34
3 Reading 46 26 7 13 85 4
4 Sheff Wed 46 24 9 13 81 15
5 Huddersfield 46 25 6 15 81 -2
6 Fulham 46 22 14 10 80 28
7 Leeds Utd 46 22 9 15 75 14
8 Norwich 46 20 10 16 70 16
9 Derby County 46 18 13 15 67 4
10 Brentford 46 18 10 18 64 10
11 Preston 46 16 14 16 62 1
12 Cardiff 46 17 11 18 62 -1
13 Aston Villa 46 16 14 16 62 -1
14 Barnsley 46 15 13 18 58 -3
15 Wolves 46 16 10 20 58 -4
16 Ipswich 46 13 16 17 55 -10
17 Bristol City 46 15 9 22 54 -6
18 Q.P.R. 46 15 8 23 53 -14
19 Birmingham 46 13 14 19 53 -19
20 Burton 46 13 13 20 52 -14
21 Forest 46 14 9 23 51 -10
R Blackburn 46 12 15 19 51 -12
R Wigan 46 10 12 24 42 -17
R Rotherham 46 5 8 33 23 -58
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football