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2000 Blackburn squad

Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:41 pm

Can anyone remember who was in the squad when we were in the championship in 2000.

i can only remeber
john filan
alan miller
steve harkness
henning berg?
stig inge bjornebye?
darren peacock
john curtis
keith gillespie
damien johnson
matt jansen
egil ostenstaad
burton obrien
garry flitcroft
damien duff
jason wilcox
david dunn
can anyone remeber anyone else?
backroom staff inc.
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Post by Dan » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:47 pm

Lucky for you i've got nothing to do and some old programmes lying around:

Squad as of Boxing Day 2000: (when Friedel was stretchered off and Jansen struck in the 90th minute to win us the game 2-1)

Filan
Curtis
Dailly
McAteer
Bjornebye
Short
Flitcroft
Dunn
Hughes
Hignett
Duff
Kenna
Kelly
Blake
Jansen
Broomes
Bent
Gillespie
Johnson
Ostenstad
Berg
Burgess
Mahon
Dunning
Grayson
Miller
Taylor
Friedel
Douglas
Gary Hamilton
Burton O'Brien
Marc Richards
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Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:48 pm

Cheers Dan im creating a new data base on footy man and im putting rovers in the championship.

If any one would like the db hosted just ask.

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Post by Rover the Top » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:49 pm

David Dunn, Damien Duff, Garry Flitcroft, Craig Short, seem like obvious omissions... depends what point you mean the whole of 2000 covered two-half seasons.

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Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:51 pm

Rover the Top wrote:David Dunn, Damien Duff, Garry Flitcroft, Craig Short, seem like obvious omissions... depends what point you mean the whole of 2000 covered two-half seasons.
basically the squad that got promoted under souey.

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Post by Dan » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:55 pm

All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.

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Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:56 pm

Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I hated souey and saunders.
I think Fevre might have been the physio as well.

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Post by Dan » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:58 pm

DunnFC wrote:
Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I hated souey and saunders.
I think Fevre might have been the physio as well.
Yeah probably.

I think we brought in Eyal Berkovic in January too.

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Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:59 pm

Dan wrote:
DunnFC wrote:
Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I hated souey and saunders.
I think Fevre might have been the physio as well.
Yeah probably.

I think we brought in Eyal Berkovic in January too.
on loan from celtic right?

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Post by Dan » Tue Aug 07, 2007 1:02 pm

DunnFC wrote:
Dan wrote:
DunnFC wrote:
Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I hated souey and saunders.
I think Fevre might have been the physio as well.
Yeah probably.

I think we brought in Eyal Berkovic in January too.
on loan from celtic right?
yep

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Post by Rover the Top » Tue Aug 07, 2007 1:03 pm

Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I might be wrong, but I thought Saunders ( :wanker: ) was brought in after we finished 6th in the PL... about the time things started going wrong. ;)

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Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 1:06 pm

Rover the Top wrote:
Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I might be wrong, but I thought Saunders ( :wanker: ) was brought in after we finished 6th in the PL... about the time things started going wrong. ;)
Did anyone like souey?

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Post by Gouldy » Tue Aug 07, 2007 1:10 pm

DunnFC wrote:
Dan wrote:All i know about the staff is that Souey was manager, Parkes was no2, and Dean Saunders was probably a coach.
I hated souey and saunders.
I think Fevre might have been the physio as well.
Fevre came with Brian Kidd in 98/99

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Post by Rover the Top » Tue Aug 07, 2007 1:14 pm

I think lots of fans liked Souness. I don't like him as a person, I think he's an egocentric tosspot. But I begrudgingly acknowledge he did a good job with us, got us promoted, won the LC, got us into 6th... I didn't think he was the driving force behind the success like Hughes is now, but he's still got the second best record of any of our managers in my lifetime. It's hard to argue against that.

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Post by DunnFC » Tue Aug 07, 2007 1:17 pm

So Fevre came in in 1999 only thing Kidd did right lol.

Souey after he got us into 6th i got the feeling that he took us as far as he could and when he went i was pleased even more pleased when Sparky was appointed.

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