Blackburn Rovers - The Australian Invasion....Watch out!!!!!
UK time is: 02:40:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

The Australian Invasion....Watch out!!!!!

Watch out, the Aussies are coming back to England. With two first teamers, and a reserve squad member, Blackburn Rovers already has a nice Aussie flavour about it. But there might be more to come...


As some of you already might know, Brett Holman was the target of a last minute raid by Paul Ince on Az Alkamaar in the Dutch Eredevesie. Terms with the player were agreed, however, the two clubs could not settle on a fee in time. Holman is a versatile attacking midfielder, preferring to play on the right flank or in behind the striker. The word is, a transfer is still on the cards for Holman, with Blackburn by far in the lead for the 24 year old

Next up is former Sydney FC CB, 23 year old Mark Milligan. Mark left his home club of Sydney in search of European football in the summer. After unsuccesful trials at Arsenal, Man City and Werder Bremen, a trial is on the cards for Milligan at Blackburn. He has been given 2 weeks to impress the gaffer before the Christmas festivities, so lets see how he shall go.

We should be seeing two more Aussies coming on board in the January transfer window, and watch out, Sasman might be back with a bit more inside information on the Aussie boys....

Whilst we are at it, why dont Australia just move there away home base, Craven Cottage, Fulham, up north to Blackburn. Im sure you guys will take them in as your second nation, maybe finally some joy!!!

Sasman

Spreading the word

Australia of to South Africa!!!!!




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Sasman! Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday October 17 2008

Time: 8:58AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Its all fact lads, ive got the information that Mikey doesnt have!!!!
sasman
Report Abuse
17/10/2008 09:00:00

Good god, have I woken up in Brisbane!?!?!
Mikey D
Report Abuse
17/10/2008 12:51:00

If they're good enough then i dont give a **** where they're from!!!!! get em signed up!!!
mani13963
Report Abuse
17/10/2008 17:46:00

Brisbane !!!! Boo Sydney baby that's the place to be
sasman
Report Abuse
18/10/2008 00:07:00

I just thought of the first Aussie palce that came to mind!!! lol
Mikey D
Report Abuse
20/10/2008 15:58:00

palce = place
Mikey D
Report Abuse
20/10/2008 15:59:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Striker Linked With Bournemouth (Sunday May 24 2015)

Scotland Omit Rovers Duo (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Where Does The Time Go!! (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Retained List Confirmed (Saturday May 16 2015)

Pre-Season Plans Revealed (Saturday May 16 2015)

Robbo Returning To Leeds?? (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Dunn And Dusted (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Walker 11
2. rover50 6
3. rovers2011 5
4. dallydally 3
5. Sasman! 2
6. roverjoy 2
7. marshinrover 1
8. Adrian Daykin 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Ipswich 46 22 12 12 18 78
7. Wolves 46 22 12 12 14 78
8. Derby County 46 21 14 11 29 77
9. Blackburn 46 17 16 13 7 67
10. Birmingham 46 16 15 15 -10 63
11. Cardiff 46 16 14 16 -4 62
12. Charlton 46 14 18 14 -6 60

Breaking League News

Karanka proud in defeat
Middlesbrough : 25/05/2015 21:52:00
Forest Know 2015-16 Opponents
Forest : 25/05/2015 21:23:01
Huddersfield Know 2015-16 Opponents
Huddersfield : 25/05/2015 21:13:00
Charlton Know 2015-16 Opponents
Charlton : 25/05/2015 21:09:00
Cardiff Know 2015-16 Opponents
Cardiff : 25/05/2015 21:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ipswich MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Raya Martin 9%
Henley 0%
Lenihan 35%
Spurr 0%
Olsson 0%
Williamson 0%
Dunn 23%
Conway 29%
Evans 0%
Rhodes 2%
Gestede 0%
Sub - King 0%
Sub - Marshall 2%