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John Jensen packs his bags

John Jensen has this morning left his position of assistant manager at Ewood Park.

Jensen has been at Rovers less than a year and reasons for his sudden departure are at this stage unknown.

A short statement on Rovers official website says - 'John Jensen is to leave his position as assistant manager with Blackburn Rovers.

The club would like to thank John for his efforts over the past nine months and offer him best wishes for the future.'

Steve Kean now needs to find himself a new right hand man.

Hmmm... interesting.

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The Journalist

Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday September 29 2011

Time: 11:34AM

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In Denmark Faxe always says what he means, so he could have said his real opinion to Kean about something, and then got the shown the door.....cheers
riisenholt
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29/09/2011 11:38:00

In Denmark Faxe always says what he means, so he could have said his real opinion to Kean about something, and then got the shown the door.....cheers
riisenholt
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29/09/2011 11:38:00

bye bye, don't let the door his your ass on the way out.
Stubbs
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29/09/2011 11:56:00

bye bye, don't let the door his your ass on the way out.
Stubbs
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29/09/2011 11:56:00

I think the size of the statement says it all, this does not look like it was an amicable parting of the ways.. truth is we will never know whether he was part of the problem or was shipped out for trying to solve them
Andy Fergie
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29/09/2011 11:59:00

I think the size of the statement says it all, this does not look like it was an amicable parting of the ways.. truth is we will never know whether he was part of the problem or was shipped out for trying to solve them
Andy Fergie
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29/09/2011 11:59:00

Don't think he'll be missed much but there is a stunned silence as to what comes next as he was up to a point a big fan of Steve Kean...
Mikey Delap
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29/09/2011 12:04:00

Don't think he'll be missed much but there is a stunned silence as to what comes next as he was up to a point a big fan of Steve Kean...
Mikey Delap
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29/09/2011 12:04:00

Clearly paving the way for Tugay to come in as assistant ;). Now we just need to see a statement saying Kean has left!
fransavarese
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29/09/2011 12:18:00

Clearly paving the way for Tugay to come in as assistant ;). Now we just need to see a statement saying Kean has left!
fransavarese
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29/09/2011 12:18:00

If the owners have any logic they will take this uncertainty to remove Kean... Can't see it being anymore then a way to extend Kean's stay though.
Tombo1984
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29/09/2011 12:52:00

If the owners have any logic they will take this uncertainty to remove Kean... Can't see it being anymore then a way to extend Kean's stay though.
Tombo1984
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29/09/2011 12:52:00

Looks like he hasn't resigned...
Mikey Delap
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29/09/2011 13:01:00

Looks like he hasn't resigned...
Mikey Delap
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29/09/2011 13:01:00

Lets hope the next headline is Kean packs his bags
*Dave*
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29/09/2011 13:14:00

Lets hope the next headline is Kean packs his bags
*Dave*
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29/09/2011 13:14:00

What an absolute shambles. 2 days before the Man City game (a potentially ass-whooping for us btw) and they get rid of the Assistant. They had better get someone in sharpish, bunch of f****** jokers
LondonRover
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29/09/2011 13:22:00

What an absolute shambles. 2 days before the Man City game (a potentially ass-whooping for us btw) and they get rid of the Assistant. They had better get someone in sharpish, bunch of f****** jokers
LondonRover
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29/09/2011 13:22:00

Jumped before he was pushed?
FreidelNo.1
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29/09/2011 13:26:00

Jumped before he was pushed?
FreidelNo.1
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29/09/2011 13:26:00

well that's a bit of a shock to read at...been busy these last few days kean to go next???? hmmmm interesting stuff
davidoff986
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29/09/2011 13:31:00

well that's a bit of a shock to read at...been busy these last few days kean to go next???? hmmmm interesting stuff
davidoff986
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29/09/2011 13:31:00

Strange timing, and if this galvanises Keans position, God help up
glen9mullan
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29/09/2011 13:57:00

Strange timing, and if this galvanises Keans position, God help up
glen9mullan
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29/09/2011 13:57:00

Very odd, how brief was that statement?? I'm thinking there could either be an experienced no.2 to come in to support Kean, ie like Venables was at Boro or Kean could step aside and maybe take up the coaching role and be replaced by a new manager.
Rye_of_the_Rovers
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29/09/2011 14:47:00

Very odd, how brief was that statement?? I'm thinking there could either be an experienced no.2 to come in to support Kean, ie like Venables was at Boro or Kean could step aside and maybe take up the coaching role and be replaced by a new manager.
Rye_of_the_Rovers
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29/09/2011 14:47:00

interesting development. there are certainly contentious moments behind close doors...JJ department makes me believe kean would still have some time here...
DommyWalker
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29/09/2011 16:21:00

interesting development. there are certainly contentious moments behind close doors...JJ department makes me believe kean would still have some time here...
DommyWalker
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29/09/2011 16:21:00

No idea what to make of this. A lot will depend on who comes in.
rossp2112
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29/09/2011 18:44:00

No idea what to make of this. A lot will depend on who comes in.
rossp2112
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29/09/2011 18:44:00

Signs of Kean's bags are standing by near the exit doors..
metalrover
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02/10/2011 16:23:00

Signs of Kean's bags are standing by near the exit doors..
metalrover
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02/10/2011 16:23:00

 

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