Blackburn Rovers news

Blackburn miss Jones windfall

April 25, 2013
By ESPN staff
Championship strugglers Blackburn Rovers will miss out on a £2 million windfall because their former player Phil Jones did not start enough games in Manchester United's title-winning season, the Daily Telegraph has reported.

Despite his injury-hit campaign, Jones, 21, was praised by manager Sir Alex Ferguson for his impressive contribution to United's runaway success.

The England international joined United for £16.5 million in summer 2011, and Blackburn owners Venky's negotiated ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations