Corry Evans Hopes His Ill-luck Days Are Behind Him For Good 

 While the whole world was experiencing a difficult 2020, football players were not left out of the picture. Some players endured some hard moments, while some had to suffer even worse difficulties. One of those players is Corry Evans. The Blackburn Rovers player was on the entirely wrong side of a bad year and endured several other personal issues that have played a huge part in affecting his season.

The 30-year-old has now admitted that he would really love to have an injury-free season as he hopes to bounce back from the misfortunes he faced last year. He was speaking on the club’s official website when he made the comments, adding that he continues to hope for better tidings and fortunes as we approach the mid-season of league football. Read more »



Blackburn Rovers midfielder Corry Evans was an obvious absentee for the club during the Championship win at the home of Preston North End on Tuesday night. Blackburn Rovers were guests of Preston North End at Deepdale in what a week 13 clash in the English Championship was, also known as the second tier of English football.

Blackburn Rovers were able to boost their promotion push with an emphatic win at the home of their opponents. The 1994/95 Premier League winners beat 10-man Preston 3-0. Preston North End had a man sent off towards the end of first half. Preston left-back Joe Rafferty was sent off in the 44th minute due to a professional foul in the box. Blackburn Rovers striker Adam Armstrong tucked away the resulting penalty to give his team a first half advantage. It was his 12th league goal of the new league season.
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Evans Disappointing Outing


Corry Evans who plays in the midfield position for Ireland featured disappointingly in his country’s defeat at the hands of Norway last week. The Irishmen were defeated by the Scandinavian country 5-1 in their UEFA Nations League fixture.

Playing at home, Evans appeared on the field just 19 minutes from the final whistle but failed to lift his team from a poor performance. This result followed a 1-1 draw for them against Romania earlier in the tournament.
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Blackburn’s Corry Evans Ready to Resume Training

Dismissals have already come from Corry Evans who was thought to be fear about his psychological scars that came from a serious injury. He also revealed that he was perfectly alright and ready to resume his training if not the season was suspended. The midfielder from Blackburn Rovers had to go through extensive surgery after he fractured a part of his skull during the drawn match in January against Preston North End. Corry Evans also suffered a broken nose and fractured eye socket because of the massive blow. Blackburn boss, Tony Mowbray believed that it will be a long path for him to recover from this kind of injury.

But the player from Northern Ireland revealed he had already started heading footballs made of sponge for practicing. He has been able to shrug off all the suggestions that the psychological damage that has been caused by the injury can last for a long time. Instead, he is currently focusing on how he can play his part when the training for Blackburn Rovers resume on 16th May. When asked about resuming his training sessions, he said that he has already started with sponge footballs and now he is trying to head a football that is fully blown up. There is plenty of time left and he is confident that he will get ready by then.
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One shattered eye socket and fractured skull was the face of Blackburn midfielder Corry Evans on their last outing against Preston. Only players like Mamba and Angel Gomes can attest to the kind of horror that was felt by the fallen soldier.

The Northern Island midfielder will now be out as long as the team’s Physio is ready. More than that this type of injuries makes players evaluate the essence of their lives to the point of asking the existential question “is it worth it”.
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Blackburn Rovers face Sheffield United on the weekend in what should be a routine win for the away team. Sheffield United have been impressive since manager Garry Monk took charge of the club earlier in the season and are currently in the promotion places.

Sheffield United have been unbeaten in their last four league games and will be looking to continue to this run of form against Blackburn.
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Blackburn Rovers have been in the lower embers of English football for close to s decade but captain Charlie Mulgrew believes that the club can make a push back to the EPL next season. Speaking to the club’s website the Scotland international admitted that the club is keen in making a push for the top six places this season.

Mulgrew mentioned that the renewed experience gained last season in the Championship means that the club can’t be ruled out in the discussions for promotion. Manager Tony Mowbray had added more experience to the team with the signings of Stewart Downing and Bradley Johnson to beef the squad.
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Blackburn finished midtable in the Championship and the club are looking to bolster in the summer as they look to challenge for promotion next season. One player that has been linked with a move to Ewood Park in recent weeks is Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart.

According to the Sun, Burnley are open to an exit for Joe Hart in the summer with Norwich and Blackburn early favourites to sign the England international. Hart has endured a remarkable fall in the past three years with stints at Torino, West Ham and Burnley failing to turn his fortunes around.
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Here, Harry Chapman is hasn’t yet appeared for Blackburn since his January move, Where as Tomy Mowbray has recommended that he could restart training as he spots how poor the form of rovers has been that made them lose last four games. The current squad crisis answers could be found by the Blackbourn boss as he himself claims that he could mend into Damein Johnson’s development squad.

“I have very talented footballers in my mind behind the first team who, if pushed forward can find ourselves to not a lot to play with no matter how many games we approach to, there will be some new bee names on the spreadsheet.” claimed Mowbray.
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Late Matt Ritchie Penalty Denies Blackburn Stun Triumph At Newcastle

It’s a well-known fact Rafael Benítez is unendingly progressively worried about maintaining a strategic distance from transfer from the ongoing Premier League rather than winning the FA Cup however his choice to handle a debilitated group exploded backward. A draw leaves Newcastle’s chief considering a depleting replay at Park of Ewood, where Blackburn of Tony Mowbray will be restless to complete off a tie they practically won here.

It took a late Matt Ritchie punishment to save Newcastle, who has not advanced past the 4th round since the year 2006 after the astounding Bradley Dack helped the Championship side with a merited lead.
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