Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Man City v Rovers Boxing Day 2007

Man City v Rovers Boxing Day 2007

Whilst wading through the fixtures this morning the majority of fans will have been looking for the fixtures against the Chelsea's and Man United's of this world but for myself personally the main match for me is always been the Boxing Day fixture.

It is always a big family outing on this day and in previous seasons I have been lucky to experience boxing day fixture against Newcastle (My Dad's team) and last years tremendous victory against Liverpool but this year looks set to be extra special for me...

Man City is my brother's team and there has been a long standing rivalry between us for football team superiority. Recently we have been getting the better of them but City have always had our number in the nineties.

There were tears when City beat us at Ewood 3-2 the year when we won the title and their was pain when we knocked them out of the cup 2-0 last season.

City of Manchester is a great stadium and with the whole family in attendance it should be a great occasion especially with it being a Boxing day fixture... traditionally a boom period for British football.

Now whilst I know this doesn't have a lot to do with Rovers directly I thought I would share. After all it is Summer, there isn't much to talk about and the fixtures have been released.

And as the Head Chief HughesDaMan will testify to, peoples personal experiences are what brings an extra dimension to the site... lets enjoy it together. Any experiences to share would be most welcome.

MikeyGamst, Vital Blackburn Multi Tasker.

NOT REGISTERED TO VITAL BLACKBURN? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR! Register by clicking here.



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

Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Thursday June 14 2007
Time: 1:55PM

Comments

0
TOTALLY AGREE dude, Personal opinions and views NEED to be shared in people's own articles and comments. I had a feeling this game would be a keenly anticipated one for you :) Hopefully Christmas 2007 gives you the best pesent you could want, bragging rights!
Hughes Da Man
14/06/2007 14:01:00
0
bragging rights are worth more than any X-Mas presents.
MikeyGamst
14/06/2007 14:24:00
0
LOL, you must have crap christmas presents then Mikey LOL Care for another tangerine?
BomBom
14/06/2007 21:11:00
0
I don't even get that :(
Hughes Da Man
15/06/2007 00:31:00
0
OK we need to start the whip around for the site editor now lads!! All donations to the "HDM Benevolent Society" to be sent to Vital Blackburn, c/o BomBom.
BomBom
15/06/2007 00:43:00
0
No cheques though, just cash (preferably paper money) although tangerines, but preferably clementines would do!
Hughes Da Man
15/06/2007 00:47:00
0
My xmas presents are of a high standard I can assure, but my brother is unbearable!!!!
MikeyGamst
15/06/2007 11:01:00
0
So buy him a Rovers shirt for xmas, problem solved. I should be a family guidance counsellor eh?
BomBom
15/06/2007 12:06:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Mowbray Excited By Evans' Rovers Return

Blackburn have parted with 11 players, soon to become 12 when Mahoney departs, but have signed Whittingham and Smallwood. Evans' return from injury will act like as a new signing too.

Coventry League Cup Details Confirmed

The details for the League Cup first round meeting with Coventry, of course the former side of Blackburn boss Tony Mowbray, have been confirmed.

Rovers In Talks With Gillingham & QPR Midfielders

Blackburn boss Tony Mowbray, having already added Cardiff's Peter Whittingham and Rotherham's Richie Smallwood, is looking at Gillingham's Bradley Dack and QPR's Ben Gladwin.

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Archived Vital Blackburn Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will Blackburn bounce back?
Suggested By:
Yes, as League One champions62%
Yes, as runners up5%
Yes, via the play-offs6%
No27%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
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)

Vital Football Comment