's third season in the Premier League, and their third consecutive season in the top division of English football. Due to Manchester United completing the Double of Premier League and FA Cup in 1993–94, Blackburn Rovers faced them in the season's annual curtain raiser – the FA Charity Shield, as they finished as runners-up in the 1993-94 Premier League. Coaching roles at Northampton, Nottingham Forest and now Fulham has kept the 11 time capped England goalkeeper active. The sight of Sir Alex stood on the touchline tapping his watch in the dying minutes of a game struck heart-thumping terror into any opposition he faced and became one of the most enduring and iconic images in top-flight history. Rovers took the lead through a 57th-minute penalty from Shearer after Wilcox had been brought down by Newcastle goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek. In that respect, Dalglish’s claim that Blackburn were the “People’s Club” can be challenged with the assertion that Walker was simply paving the way for the sheikhs and oligarchs of a later generation of owners. “For every romantic one, there’s about 20 going out of business, so you can understand the Financial Fair Play rules. Pathetic Saint-Germain: Neymar, Mbappe and Tuchel all fail Man Utd test, 'Goals and sweat' - Vinicius becoming the Ronaldo replacement Real Madrid were hoping Hazard would be, Game-management mode activated: Why Chelsea were happy with 0-0 Sevilla draw, Tottenham (caretaker), Newcastle United, Norwich City, Brighton. In a hard fought, entertaining competitive match, Blackburn came out 2-0 victors. Due to an international break, Rovers' next game was in the second week of September. A former Republic of Ireland international, Hughton also spent two brief periods as caretaker manager of Tottenham in the late 1990s, having served as a long-term first-team coach at White Hart Lane. It’s not even a city is it, Blackburn? Manchester United however could only draw 1–1 at West Ham so the league title was back at Blackburn for the first time since 1914.  Blackburn also provided the opposition when Matt Le Tissier scored the eventual Goal of the Season on 10 December 1994, for his famous lob over old teammate Tim Flowers. Caught out playing out from the back on multiple occasions, the British public’s attitude towards the ex-Barca man and Johan Cruyff disciple seemed to be ‘that foreign nonsense will never work here’. 4. Back then: Blackburn's players celebrating after winning the 1995 Premier League title, Seven Britons arrested in Paris over attempt to run over a policeman outside Israeli embassy, Now is not the time for negative rates, says Bank of England deputy governor. They were a global club. But it happened. The Arsenal manager was something of an unknown quantity when he arrived on these shores. Just eleven minutes later Chris Sutton headed in Robbie Slater's cross to restore the lead, and from there on in there was only one victor. Blackburn looked to be leaving with all three points, but Newcastle scrambled an equaliser just two minutes from time: Colin Hendry unintentionally flicked on Scott Sellars' corner and the ball fell to Steve Howey. In the years since, he has held some of the most prestigious positions in football, winning the league with Paris Saint Germain and Bayern Munich as well as the long awaited “La Decima” Champions League title for Real Madrid. The Italian won the league with 93 points in his debut season and pioneered the 3-4-3 system which we see so often nowadays but, prior to the ex-Juventus and Italy manager’s arrival in England, was a foreign concept. Premier League: New Blackburn Rovers manager Sam Allardyce … Domestically, his time at Old Trafford was disappointing although his second-place finish in the 2016-17 campaign seems a great deal more impressive with the luxury of hindsight. 7. Jason Wilcox got the other goal with a 20-yard effort that went in off the post. , Following on from their midweek European failure, Blackburn lost their first game away to Norwich City 2-1. In the 18-19 campaign, they missed out by a single point despite recording the third highest points total of all time. Fergie’s trophy haul since the beginning of the new order is unparalleled and almost certainly unsurpassable. Shearer was the provider for the second just before half time, crossing to the back post for an unmarked Jason Wilcox to blast home, and it was Shearer again who made sure of the points in the 60th minute, converting a penalty after Sutton had been brought down. No one can go in and do what Jack did and be born and bred in that particular town and want that particular football club to have a great time and to try to entertain the fans.”. Blackburn took the lead through an own goal in the 26th minute and looked likely to score more, but Chelsea equalised in the 56th minute through John Spencer, the first league goal that Blackburn had conceded in seven hours. His only Premier League success came in the 1994-95 campaign with Blackburn Rovers. These are the 11 managers who have tasted Premier League glory. Kenny’s wife took her shopping while we were sat in talks all day. 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