Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Kean facing sack or demotion?

Kean facing sack or demotion?

It seems that under fire boss Steve Kean has got both barrells aimed well and truly at him this morning as depending on who you believe he faces the sack or a demotion from his role as manager at Blackburn Rovers.

Since the controversial 3-2 defeat to Fulham at the weekend the News of the World has been on the case with news of an emergency meeting in London that could lead to Kean being sacked... two months after being told he would 'unsackable'.

Kean has presided over four losses in five matches as Rovers slip agonisingly close to the relegation zone in the Premier League.

The other option that Venkys have it seems is a move to put Kean back into the coaching shuffle and replace him with a higer profile manager with a bit of pedigree.

You want some names? Ok then, the Daily Mail give you either Claudio Ranieri or Martin Jol as potential replacements.

This particular option would allow Venky's to avoid the embarassment of sacking their Kentaro employee and save Kean some dignity as well.

There are even rumours that Kean 'is safe', this according to sources close to Venkys.

So to say things are a little up in the air is a bit of an understatement.

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Roper Rovers/Mikey
Date:Monday March 7 2011
Time: 9:44AM

Comments

0
interesting development, who can say what will happen with the snap decision making that has characterised venky's reign...
retroflair31
07/03/2011 10:19:00
0
I'd settle for a new manager, and he can return to coaching providing the players are really behind him
glen9mullan
07/03/2011 10:21:00
0
I for one would love to see him step down as manager and return to his coaching role which he seemed to do quite well.
BlueSue
07/03/2011 10:29:00
0
Really don't know what to think at the moment. He got off to a decent start but it's all fallen flat on it's face now. I think if Venky's really are intent on doing it they should do it now as we have a two week break and not wait til next week, but only if they have a decent man lined up who could give us a lift like Hodgson has managed at WBA. There are a few games left to play that we should almost certainly be winning but it's so tight any three teams could go down in the bottom half.
ITSALLROVER
07/03/2011 10:33:00
0
If we are avoid the dreaded drop he should go now. He should also leave the club as his position would be untenable. Just a pity John Williams is not here to give him the news.
Ewoodrover
07/03/2011 11:32:00
0
in the words of al pacino GET HIM OUT OF HERE
tubzz
07/03/2011 12:36:00
0
it's natural for rumours to come up with a run of results like this. it's hard for me to see venkys swallowing their pride and sack him, although there are times when you know you just need to cut it loose
DommyWalker
07/03/2011 14:10:00
0
I had said since day one Kean was appointed, we are in big trouble. Kean is clueless, so are the Venky's, these two perfect combination will send us down, unless there's a miracle. Kean OUT! Venky's OUT!!!!!
metalrover
07/03/2011 14:30:00
0
he'll win one game and you'll all be calling him a hero.
LHrover
07/03/2011 20:04:00
0
il take a win v blackpool mate! lol
sasman
08/03/2011 01:34:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Stats: Blackburn v Manchester United

All the stats from Blackburn (1) vs (2) Manchester United, Ewood Park, 19-02-17 Att: 23130

Blackburn v Manchester United - Team Sheets

Blackburn are at Ewood Park with Manchester United the visitors for the latest FA Cup game.

Blackburn v Man United - Follow Live On Twitter

Blackburn are at Ewood Park with Manchester United the visitors today, this will be a 4:15pm kick-off.

2016/17 FA Cup Quarter Final Draw On Sunday

The Quarter Final round draw for the 2016/17 FA Cup will take place on Sunday evening.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA Cup - Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United
Suggested By:
Blackburn win58%
Manchester United win42%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
2 Newcastle 31 21 3 7 66 35
3 Huddersfield 31 19 4 8 61 7
4 Reading 32 18 6 8 60 6
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 32 17 7 8 58 11
7 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
8 Fulham 31 13 10 8 49 15
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 31 13 8 10 47 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
15 Brentford 31 10 7 14 37 -1
16 Q.P.R. 32 10 7 15 37 -11
17 Aston Villa 31 8 12 11 36 -6
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 32 9 7 16 34 -13
21 Bristol City 31 9 5 17 32 -4
22 Wigan 32 7 9 16 30 -9
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 19 2017 4:15PM : Manchester United (H)
FA Cup
Feb 24 2017 7:45PM : Burton Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Derby County (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Wigan Athletic (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Cardiff City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Norwich City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Vital Football Comment