Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Hughes Expecting Dunn To Be Fit

Hughes Expecting Dunn To Be Fit

The site that so many people feared seeing but very much hoped they wouldn't - David Dunn limping out of a Blackburn Rovers game - was witnessed at the Weekend. Mark Hughes expects him to be fit to the midweek UEFA Cup tie however.

In his first start since returning to Ewood Park during the January transfer window Dunn lasted only fifteen minutes before having to go off having clashed with Everton's Phil Neville, sustaining a dead leg.

With Steven Reid and Robbie Savage already out for the season and Morten Gamst Pedersen out for another week or so the more numbers we have available in midfield the better so Dunn's availability is even more important. Mark Hughes expects him to be fit to feature against Bayer Leverkusen in the UEFA Cup on Wednesday however, he said:

"It was a concern when he limped off but thankfully we think it is just a bang on the hip and a dead leg.

"It is very sore at the moment, and he wasn't able to continue as it affected his movement, but it should settle down."


Don't forget the forum, you can talk about whatever you want there and YOU decide what it is! Forum Link

Why should you sign up to Vital Blackburn? - Click Here


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

Writer:Walker
Date:Monday February 12 2007
Time: 11:48PM

Comments

0
Signed a cracking player there havent you. Should keep the club doctor busy.
murph
12/02/2007 23:50:00
0
Having Dunny and as many others available for the tricky trip to Germany is crucial. An away goal or two and in an ideal world a clean sheet on our part will see us very much with a foot in the last 16.
Hughes Da Man
12/02/2007 23:50:00
0
It is a worry everytime he even grimises but fingers crossed he'll be OK. He is a cracking player though you have that part right murph!
Hughes Da Man
12/02/2007 23:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

New Rules For 2016/17 - Reminder

With only a few weeks to go until proper football returns following our (again) unsuccessful...

Blackburn Aim To Retain Marshall & Duffy

Marshall is often linked with an exit, he's in the last year of his deal. Former Liverpool & Man City man Toure joining Celtic should rule Duffy out but Brighton retain an interest.

Accrington Snap Up Wall

Luke Wall, following his release by Blackburn at the end of his contract, has made a short journey to Accrington with them becoming his new club.

Duffy Happy At Blackburn As Brighton Improve Bid?

After losing captain Grant Hanley to Newcastle last week the thought of losing former Everton defender Shane Duffy too is a worrying one and Brighton continue to be linked.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile
Mikey Delap
no email
Profile
Sasman!
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will Duffy and Marshall stay?
Suggested By:
Yes to both70%
No to both10%
Yes to Duffy0%
No to Duffy10%
Yes to Marshall0%
No to Marshall0%
One will stay one will go10%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Barnsley 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Birmingham 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Blackburn 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Brentford 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Brighton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Bristol City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Burton 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Leeds Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Wigan 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Wolves 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.captain _midnight6
2.Walker5
3.@roverseas2