Vital Football

Latest Blackburn Rovers News

Rovers Draw Portsmouth Away

Rovers Draw Portsmouth Away

Blackburn Rovers will be facing a quicker than anticipated re-match with Portsmouth (with them having recently beaten us 1-0 at Ewood Park) as the two sides were drawn together in the Carling Cup.

The Fourth Round draw was made on Saturday lunchtime and Rovers have been given the difficult task of a trip to Fratton Park to face Premiership rivals Portsmouth, a place in the Quarter Finals, and a step closer to Wembley will await the winners. The only other all-Premiership tie is between Bolton Wanderers and Manchester City.

The match will take place at the end of October, in the week commencing Monday 29th October.


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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Walker
Date:Sunday September 30 2007
Time: 1:21PM

Comments

0
Not the kindest of draws is it, especially with them coming into form and hitting seven against Reading on Saturday!!!
Hughes Da Man
30/09/2007 13:23:00
0
look at the bright side...it will probably be shown live!
pompeycarpet
30/09/2007 13:40:00
0
Good point dude but knowing Sky Sports they will decide that Bolton vs. Manchester City is the more appealing all-Premiership tie?!?!
The Cardiff vs. Liverpool will be the other match shown (with the Robbie Fowler appeal?)
Hughes Da Man
30/09/2007 13:43:00
0
could be a goal-scoring classic, especially after pompey-reading. not the best of draws for you lot though. how do you view the CC anyway.
daspecial1
30/09/2007 16:41:00
0
I was hoping for home to BlackPOOL.
storagematt
30/09/2007 21:59:00
0
daspecial1 - I want to win it dude, that is how I view it personally!
Hughes Da Man
30/09/2007 22:27:00
0
Tough draw if you ask me!
martinr
02/10/2007 22:10:00
0
yeah pompey at fratton park was probably the last place i wanted to go but hey its a cup competetion and we are a good cup side so i have faith in the lads!
durks de rover
03/10/2007 10:39:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua Tells It As It Is

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Stats: Blackburn Rovers v Bury

All the stats from Blackburn Rovers (2) vs (0) Bury, Ewood Park, 19/2/18 Att: 1,238

Blackburn v Bury - Team Sheets (19/2/18)

Blackburn Rovers are at Ewood Park with Bury the visitors today, this is a 7.45pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Future Blackburn Number One?

Oliver Byrne will firstly have to force himself past Andy Fisher if the ex-Liverpool, Manchester United and Cardiff goalkeeper is to become the Blackburn number one at U23 level.

Follow Blackburn v Bury Live On Twitter - 19/2/18

Blackburn Rovers host Bury at Ewood Park today, this will be a 7.45pm kick-off.

Blackburn Rovers Archived Articles

Vital Blackburn articles from

Site Journalists

Walker
Editor email
Profile
VitalRovers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bury MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Raya0%
Lenihan0%
Mulgrew0%
Williams0%
Bennett0%
Smallwood0%
Evans0%
Bell0%
Dack50%
Graham0%
Armstrong25%
Sub - Payne25%
Sub - Antonsson0%
Sub - Nyambe0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Blackburn Rovers Results (view all)

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures

The Vital Football Members League