Blackburn Rovers @F.C. 2003/2004
Blackburn Rovers F.C. Blackburn Rovers F.C.
Official site http://www.rovers.premiumtv.co.uk/
Also known as Rovers
Formed 1875
Chairman Robert D. Coar
Club Honours
League Champions 1911-12, 1913-14, 1994-95
Charity Shield Winners 1912
F.A.Cup Winners 1884, 1885, 1886, 1890, 1891, 1928
League Cup Winners 2002
Stadium Image Stadium
Ewood Park, Nuttall Street, Blackburn, Lancs, BB2 4JF
Inauguration 1890
Pich size 115 x 72 yards
Capacity 31,367
Maps Google Maps, maporama
Ticket Info Hotline 01254 67166
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Player Profile
# Name Position Nationality
1 David Friedel G USA
2 Lucas Neill M Australia
3 Tugay Kerimoglu M Turky
4 Andrew Todd M England
6 Craig Short D England
7 Garry Flitcroft M England
9 Andy Cole F England
10 Matt Jansen F England
11 Damien Duff F Rep of Ireland
12 Corrado Grabbi F Italy
13 Alan Kelly G England
14 Nils-Eric Johansson D Sweden
15 Craig Hignett F England
16 Alan Mahon M Rep of Ireland
17 John Cartis D England
19 Dwight Yorke F Trinidad & Tobago
20 David Thompson M England
21 Martin Taylor D England
22 Egil Ostenstad F Norway
23 Marc Sebastian Pelzer D Germany
30 Gordon Greer D Scotland
31 Paul Gallagher F Norway
32 James "Jay" McEvely D England
35 Neil Danns M England
- Michael Taylor M England
Technical Staff
Manager Image Manager
Graeme Souness
Born 1953/05/06
Joined 2000/03/14
Club as manager/coach Rangers
Liverpool
Southampton
Name Born Position
Tony Parkes ----/--/-- Assistant Manager
Phil Boersma ----/--/-- Coach
Dave Fevre ----/--/-- Physio
Transfer Zone
In
10/05/2003 Andy Todd (Eng) CD Burnley (Eng) ended Loan -
08/31/2003 Dino Baggio (Ita) CM Lazio (Ita) Loan 06/2004
08/29/2003 Barry Ferguson (Sco) DM Rangers (Sco) 6.5m 06/2007
08/27/2003 Markus Babbel (Ger) RB Liverpool (Eng) Loan 06/2004
08/04/2003 Robert Vittek (Slvk) ST SK Slovan (Slvk) Trial 1 wk
08/01/2003 Vratislav Gresko (Slvk) LB Parma (Ita) 1.2m 06/2006
07/28/2003 Steven Reid (Ire) DF Millwall (Eng) 1.8m 06/2007
07/15/2003 David Yelldell (USA) GK Stuttgart Kickers (Ger) 100k ?
07/14/2003 Lorenzo Amoruso (Ita) CD Rangers (Sco) ’1.4m 06/2006
07/10/2003 Brett Emerton (Aus) RW Feyenoord (Ned) Undisc. 06/2007
07/01/2003 Gordon Greer (Sco) CD Stockport County (Eng) ended Loan -
Out
09/09/2003 Alan Mahon (Ire) LM Ipswich Town (Eng) Loan 12/2003
09/03/2003 Andy Todd (Eng) CD Burnley (Eng) Loan 10/2003
08/31/2003 Gordon Greer (Sco) CD Kilmarnock (Sco) Free 06/2006
08/30/2003 Egil Ostenstad (Nor) ST Rangers (Sco) Free 06/2004
08/06/2003 John Curtis (Eng) RB Leicester (Eng) Free 06/2005
08/02/2003 Jonathan Douglas (Ire) MF Blackpool (Eng) Loan 06/2004
08/02/2003 Neil Danns (Eng) MF Blackpool (Eng) Loan 11/2003
07/25/2003 Craig Hignett (Eng) AM Leicester (Eng) Free 06/2005
07/21/2003 Damien Duff (Ire) LW Chelsea (Eng) ’17m 06/2007
07/07/2003 David Dunn (Eng) CM Birmingham (Eng) Undisc. 06/2007
Premirship
Date Opposition @ Score
08/16/2003 v Wolverhampton Wanderers (H) 5œ1
08/23/2003 v Bolton Wanderers (A) 2’2
08/25/2003 v Manchester City (H) 2›3
08/30/2003 v Chelsea (A) 2’2
09/13/2003 v Liverpool (H) 1›3
09/20/2003 v Portsmouth (A) 2œ1
09/27/2003 v Fulham (H) 0›2
10/04/2003 v Leeds United (A) 1›2
10/20/2003 v Charlton Athletic (H) 20:00
10/25/2003 v Southampton (A) 15:00
11/02/2003 v Leicester City (A) 16:05
11/10/2003 v Everton (H) 20:00
11/22/2003 v Manchester United (A) 15:00
11/29/2003 v Tottenham Hotspur (H) 15:00
12/06/2003 v Birmingham City (A) 15:00
12/13/2003 v Arsenal (A) 15:00
12/20/2003 v Aston Villa (H) 15:00
12/26/2003 v Middlesbrough (H) 15:00
12/28/2003 v Newcastle United (A) 15:00
01/07/2004 v Wolverhampton Wanderers (A) 19:45
01/10/2004 v Bolton Wanderers (H) 15:00
01/17/2004 v Manchester City (A) 15:00
01/31/2004 v Chelsea (H) 15:00
02/07/2004 v Middlesbrough (A) 15:00
02/11/2004 v Newcastle United (H) 19:45
02/21/2004 v Charlton Athletic (A) 15:00
02/28/2004 v Southampton (H) 15:00
03/13/2004 v Arsenal (H) 15:00
03/20/2004 v Aston Villa (A) 15:00
03/27/2004 v Portsmouth (H) 15:00
04/03/2004 v Liverpool (A) 15:00
04/10/2004 v Leeds United (H) 15:00
04/12/2004 v Fulham (A) 15:00
04/17/2004 v Leicester City (H) 15:00
04/24/2004 v Everton (A) 15:00
05/01/2004 v Manchester United (H) 15:00
05/08/2004 v Tottenham Hotspur (A) 15:00
05/15/2004 v Birmingham City (H) 15:00
League Cup
Date Opposition @ Score
09/24/2003 LC 2nd Round @ TBC
10/29/2003 LC 3rd Round @ TBC
12/03/2003 LC 4th Round @ TBC
12/17/2003 LC 5th Round @ TBC
01/21/2004 LC Semi Finals 1st Round @ TBC
01/28/2004 LC Semi Finals 2md Round @ TBC
02/29/2004 LC Final @ TBC
F.A. Cup
Date Opposition @ Score
01/03/2004 FA 3rd Round @ TBC
01/24/2004 FA 4th Round @ TBC
02/14/2004 FA 5th Round @ TBC
03/06/2004 FA 6th Round @ TBC
04/03/2004 FA Semi Finals @ TBC
05/22/2004 FA Final @ TBC
09/24/2003
v Genclerbirligi (Slo)
(A)
10/15/2003
v Genclerbirligi (Slo)
(H)
-
Blackburn Rovers @F.C. 2003/2004
Player Profile
# Name Position Nationality
1 David Friedel G USA
2 Lucas Neill M Australia
3 Tugay Kerimoglu M Turky
4 Andrew Todd M England
5 Stig Inge Bjornebye D Norway
6 Craig Short D England
7 Garry Flitcroft M England
8 David Dunn M England
9 Andy Cole F England
10 Matt Jansen F England
11 Damien Duff F Rep of Ireland
12 Corrado Grabbi F Italy
13 Alan Kelly G England
14 Nils-Eric Johansson D Sweden
15 Craig Hignett F England
16 Alan Mahon M Rep of Ireland
17 John Cartis D England
18 Keith Gillespie F England
19 Dwight Yorke F Trinidad & Tobago
20 David Thompson M England
21 Martin Taylor D England
22 Egil Ostenstad F Norway
23 Marc Sebastian Pelzer D Germany
24 Darren Dunning M England
25 Henning Berg D Norway
27 Alan Miller G England
29 Jonathan Douglas M Rep of Ireland
30 Gordon Greer D Scotland
32 Ryan Robinson G England
35 Neil Danns M England
Technical Staff
@ Name Position
@ Graeme Souness Manager
@ Tony Parkes Assistant Manager
@ Phil Boersma Coach
@ Dave Fevre Physio
Transfer Zone
In
01/30/2003 Vratislav Gresko Parma loan
12/31/2002 Darren Dunning Torquay ended loan
12/29/2002 Craig Hignett Coventry ended loan
12/04/2002 Hakan Sukur Parma free transfer
08/29/2002 David Thompson Coventry full ownership
07/26/2002 Dwight Yorke Man Utd full ownership
Out
01/20/2003 Alan Mahon Cardiff loan
01/17/2003 Darren Dunning Macclesfield loan
11/18/2002 Marc Richards Swansea loan
11/07/2002 Darren Dunning Torquay loan
11/01/2002 Craig Hignett Coventry loan
08/31/2002 David McNamee Livingston Signed
08/31/2002 Burton O'Brien Livingston Signed
08/28/2002 Hakan Unsal Galatasaray Signed
08/09/2002 Ryan Hevicon Carlisle free transfer
07/20/2002 Simon Grayson Blackpool free transfer
07/16/2002 Ben Burgess Stockport full ownership
UEFA CUP
First Round
09/19/2002
v CSKA
(H)
1’1
10/03/2002
v CSKA
(A)
3’3
Second Round
10/31/2002
v Celtic
(A)
0›1
11/14/2002
v Celtic
(H)
0›2