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The Redknapp rumours start

The Redknapp rumours start

Harry Redknapp is the name on everyone's lips today with various rumours starting up regards the vastly experienced former Spurs manager.

It was long thought that Redknapp would not entertain the thought of managing Rovers but both the Daily Mail and the Lancashire Telegraph have been quoted as saying that the former Southampton, Portsmouth, Spurs and Bournemouth manager would be interested in a get together to discuss the vacant position at Ewood Park.

Since that news became public knowledge it has emerged that Rovers would like to bring the man famous for slouching over an open car window whilst pooling on cost grounds with Joe Jordan in for talks over the job with interviews for the position underway as of today.

Sky Sports are saying that 'Blackburn Rovers have expressed a strong interest in speaking to Harry Redknapp about their managerial vacancy.

Rovers have been without a manager since Steve Kean left the club last month, and they have failed to land the likes of Tim Sherwood, Billy McKinlay and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.'

Shebby Singh and Derek Shaw are the men tasked with finding a new boss and after yesterday's club statement it is believed that a shortlist has been drawn up (again) with up to 8 names on it.

Tomorrow is four weeks and counting since Kean left however, it's slow going...

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Thursday October 25 2012
Time: 2:58PM

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If he is as keen as they say it's a no brainer for me...
Mikey Delap
25/10/2012 15:00:00
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If he is as keen as they say it's a no brainer for me...
Mikey Delap
25/10/2012 15:00:00
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make it happen asap Shebby.
FLEETWOOD ROVER
25/10/2012 15:14:00
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make it happen asap Shebby.
FLEETWOOD ROVER
25/10/2012 15:14:00
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a long drive from sandbanks...
oxfordspur
25/10/2012 15:23:00
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a long drive from sandbanks...
oxfordspur
25/10/2012 15:23:00
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I said mr harry redknapp from the start!!!! this is a must, absolutely no brainer for anyone involved with rovers
marshinrover
25/10/2012 20:52:00
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I said mr harry redknapp from the start!!!! this is a must, absolutely no brainer for anyone involved with rovers
marshinrover
25/10/2012 20:52:00
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The Venkys would have to lay on a private jet daily (each way) fro Bournemouth to Manchester and then a chaffeur to Brockhall if 'Arry was to even consider this so I'm afraid it's a No Go from minute one
dallydally
25/10/2012 22:21:00
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The Venkys would have to lay on a private jet daily (each way) fro Bournemouth to Manchester and then a chaffeur to Brockhall if 'Arry was to even consider this so I'm afraid it's a No Go from minute one
dallydally
25/10/2012 22:21:00
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