Blackburn Rovers - Campbell heads to the Den
UK time is: 22:00:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Campbell heads to the Den

Rovers have been busy beavers this afternoon.

With the club looking to decrease the wage bill the news of another departure on substantial wages will come as that of the pleasant variety, with DJ Campbell moving to Millwall on loan for the remainder of the campaign.

Campbell has taken the opportunity to link up with former manager Ian Holloway, who managed DJ when he was at Blackpool, and manager Gary Bowyer has confirmed that the club have consented due to a lack of first team opportunities for the player.

'With his ankle injury in pre-season and the arrival of Rudy Gestede, DJ has found his chances limited and at this stage of his career he needs to be playing games,' Bowyer told the official website.

'The attraction of Millwall for DJ is that he can go back to London, where his family are from and he'll be reunited with Ian Holloway. The pair have a lot of time for each other.

'Both parties felt that it was the right move and it will be good for him to get some games under his belt.'

Under the terms of his loan, Campbell cannot face his parent club when the sides meet in the league in March.

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: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 20 2014

Time: 5:23PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Honestly can't see a downside to this, we've had a (temporary) lucky escape.
Mikey Delap
Report Abuse
20/01/2014 17:25:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Rhodes In Team Of The Week (Monday October 5 2015)

Another Spell Out For Brown!! (Monday October 5 2015)

Bowyer: An Unbelievable Performance (Monday October 5 2015)

Vital Report - Blackburn 2-0 Ipswich (Sunday October 4 2015)

Bowyer On Ipswich Win (Sunday October 4 2015)

Video - Ipswich Highlights (Sunday October 4 2015)

Stats: Blackburn v Ipswich (Saturday October 3 2015)

Rovers Preview: Ipswich Town (H) (Saturday October 3 2015)

Olsson Reflects On 100 Rovers Games (Friday October 2 2015)

Midfielder Could Make Ipswich Return (Friday October 2 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 8
2. dallydally 3

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Blackburn 2 - 0 Ipswich
Hull City 1 - 1 Blackburn
Blackburn 3 - 0 Charlton
Q.P.R. 2 - 2 Blackburn
Fulham 2 - 1 Blackburn
Blackburn 0 - 0 Bolton

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Ipswich 10 4 3 3 -2 15
13. Fulham 10 3 3 4 1 12
14. Forest 10 3 3 4 -1 12
15. Blackburn 10 2 5 3 2 11
16. Leeds Utd 10 2 5 3 -4 11
17. Charlton 10 2 4 4 -3 10
18. Huddersfield 10 2 4 4 -4 10

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Fawaz Talks Peter Taylor Tribute
Forest : 05/10/2015 21:49:00
Ten Get International Calls
Forest : 05/10/2015 21:38:00
Audio - Daniel Pudil Reacts to his Amazing Weekend
Sheff Wed : 05/10/2015 21:31:00
Freedman & Lansbury On Hull Loss
Forest : 05/10/2015 21:28:00
Bruce & Dawson On Forest Win
Hull City : 05/10/2015 21:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ipswich MotM
Suggested By:  VitalRovers
Steele 1%
Henley 0%
Hanley 0%
Duffy 0%
Olsson 0%
Marshall 0%
Evans 27%
Akpan 18%
Conway 0%
Lawrence 9%
Rhodes 45%
Sub - Williamson 0%