Played For Both: Blackburn Rovers and Rochdale

Blackburn Rovers and Rochdale

Player Name Season From/To Clubs

Ainscow, A (Alan) 1970/1971 to 1992/1993 Blackpool, Birmingham City, Everton, Barnsley, Eastern Athletic (Hong Kong), Wolverhampton Wanderers, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Horwich RMI, Flint Town Utd, Atherton Collieries

Arthur, J (Jackie) 1935/1936 to 1953/1954 Blackburn Rovers, Everton, Stockport County, Chester, Rochdale

Ashworth, PA (Phil) 1973/1974 to 1989/1990 Accrington Stanley, Burnley Utd, Nelson, Blackburn Rovers, AFC Bournemouth, Workington, Hartlepool, Southport, Rochdale, Portsmouth, Scunthorpe Utd, GAIS Gothenburg, Cambridge City, Devonport City (Tasmania), Rossendale Utd, Clitheroe, Bottesford Town, Brigg Town

Barker, KHD (Keith) 2004/2005 to 2007/2008 Blackburn Rovers, Cercle Bruges, Rochdale, St Patrick’s Athletic, Northwich Victoria

Barton, JW (Jack) 1910/1911 to 1930/1931 National Telephone Co, Southport Park Villa, Burnley, Rochdale, Blackburn Rovers, Merthyr Town, Pontypridd, Colwyn Bay, Chester, Manchester North End, Ashton National, Lytham St Annes, New Mills

Bimpson, JL (Louis) 1952/1953 to 1965/1966 Burscough, Liverpool, Blackburn Rovers, Bournemouth & Boscombe Ath, Rochdale, Wigan Athletic

Bradshaw, W (Billy) 1901/1902 to 1920/1921 Padiham, Accrington Stanley, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale

Brindle, JJ (Jack) 1934/1935 to 1949/1950 Blackburn Rovers, Accrington Stanley, Burnley, Howard & Bullough, Rochdale, Chelsea, New Brighton, Rhyl, Padiham

Byrom, T (Tom) 1908/1909 to 1922/1923 Blackburn St Philip’s, Blackburn Victoria Cross, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Oldham Athletic, Chorley

Cairns, R (Ronnie) 1952/1953 to 1967/1968 Consett, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Southport, Wigan Athletic, Darwen

Calloway, LJ (Laurie) 1962/1963 to 1975/1976 Queens’ Colts, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Rochdale, Blackburn Rovers, Southport, York City, Shrewsbury Town, San Jose Earthquakes

Campbell, J (Joe) 1919/1920 to 1929/1930 Heywood Utd, Oldham Athletic, Wigan Borough, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Stalybridge Celtic, Morecambe, Great Harwood

Carthy, J (John) 1902/1903 to 1913/1914 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Blackpool, Stalybridge Rovers, Egremont Social, Wallasey Village, Lingdale, Aberdare Town, Egremont (Wirral)

Clennell, J (Joe) 1908/1909 to 1931/1932 Seaham White Star, Silksworth Utd, Seaham Harbour, Blackpool, Blackburn Rovers, Everton, Cardiff City, Stoke, Bristol Rovers, Rochdale, Ebbw Vale, Barry, Bangor, Great Harwood

Comstive, PT (Paul) 1980/1981 to 1995/1996 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Wigan Athletic, Wrexham, Burnley, Bolton Wanderers, Chester City, Southport, Morecambe

Connor, E (Ted) 1904/1905 to 1921/1922 Altrincham, Pendlebury, Blackburn Rovers, Eccles Borough, Lincoln City, Walkden Central, Manchester Utd, Sheffield Utd, Bury, Nelson, Exeter City, Rochdale, Chesterfield, Saltney Athletic

Crabtree, JJ (Jimmy) 1911/1912 to 1929/1930 Stonyhurst College, Clitheroe Amateurs, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Accrington Stanley, Colne Town

Cunliffe, A (Arthur) 1926/1927 to 1946/1947 Adlington, Chorley, Blackburn Rovers, Aston Villa, Middlesbrough, Burnley, Hull City, Rochdale

Darling, MC (Malcolm) 1963/1964 to 1981/1982 Luncarty, Blackburn Rovers, Norwich City, Rochdale, Bolton Wanderers, Chesterfield, Stockport County, Sheffield Wednesday, Hartlepool, Morecambe, Bury, California Sunshine, Workington, Darwen

Dennison, H (Harry) 1910/1911 to 1930/1931 Blackburn Trinity, Blackburn Rovers, Accrington Stanley, Rochdale, Wigan Borough, Stalybridge Celtic, Stockport County, Hurst, Macclesfield, Barnoldswick Town, Lytham

Dickins, MJ (Matt) 1989/1990 to 1999/2000 Sheffield Utd, Leyton Orient, Lincoln City, Blackburn Rovers, Blackpool, Grimsby Town, Rochdale, Stockport County, Altrincham, Sheffield

Douglas, WJ (William) 1931/1932 to 1934/1935 Montrose, Brechin City, Blackburn Rovers, Dick, Kerr’s XI, Rochdale

Dunning, D (Darren) 1998/1999 to 2006/2007 Blackburn Rovers, Bristol City, Rochdale, Blackpool, Torquay Utd, Macclesfield Town, York City, Harrogate Town

Edwards, RC (Ryan) 2012/2013 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Fleetwood Town, Chesterfield, Tranmere Rovers, Morecambe

Ferguson, MK (Mike) 1959/1960 to 1976/1977 Plymouth Argyle, Accrington Stanley, Blackburn Rovers, Aston Villa, Queen`s Park Rangers, Cambridge Utd, Rochdale, Los Angeles Aztecs, IA Akranes, Halifax Town

Fielding, FD (Frank) 2006/2007 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Wycombe Wanderers, Northampton Town, Rochdale, Leeds Utd, Derby County, Bristol City

Gastall, JWH (John) 1930/1931 to 1939/1940 Blackburn Rovers, Burscough Rangers, St Luke’s College, Darwen, Oldham Athletic, Bacup Borough, Aston Villa, Burnley, Accrington Stanley, Rochdale

Hamilton, GI (Gary) 1998/1999 to 2011/2012 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Raufoss, Portadown, Glentoran, Glenavon

Hampson, T (Tommy) 1918/1919 to 1930/1931 Accrington Stanley, Rochdale, Walker Celtic, South Shields, West Ham Utd, Blackburn Rovers, Annfield Plain, Burnley, Darlington, West Stanley, Cardiff City, Notts County, Nottingham Co-operative Dairy

Hargreaves, T (Tom) 1934/1935 to 1947/1948 Crosshill, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Nelson

Hawksworth, E (Ernest) 1911/1912 to 1926/1927 Sudden Villa, Rochdale, Blackburn Rovers, Macclesfield, New Brighton

Haworth, AAD (Andy) 2008/2009 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Gateshead, Rochdale, Bury, Oxford Utd, Bradford City, Falkirk, Notts County, Tamworth, Cheltenham Town, Barrow, Macclesfield Town

Heath, J (John) 1955/1956 to 1966/1967 Blackburn Rovers, Bury, Tranmere Rovers, Wigan Athletic, Rochdale, Chester, Mossley, Buxton

Helliwell, D (David) 1966/1967 to 1977/1978 Blackburn Rovers, Lincoln City, Workington, Rochdale, Morecambe

Hildersley, R (Ronnie) 1982/1983 to 1997/1998 Manchester City, Chester, Chester City, Rochdale, Preston North End, Cambridge Utd, Blackburn Rovers, Wigan Athletic, Montreal Sprint, Halifax Town, East Fife, Montrose

Hill, KJ (Keith) 1987/1988 to 2003/2004 Blackburn Rovers, Plymouth Argyle, Rochdale, Cheltenham Town, Wrexham, Morecambe, Chorley

Hockenhull, D (Darren) 2002/2003 to 2003/2004 Blackburn Rovers, Darlington, Rochdale, Halifax Town

Holt, MA (Michael) 1995/1996 to 2006/2007 Blackburn Rovers, Preston North End, Macclesfield Town, Rochdale, Northwich Victoria, St Patrick’s Athletic, Lancaster City, Derry City, Nelson, Dublin City, Barnoldswick Town

Hope, P (Phil) 1914/1915 to 1930/1931 Croxdale Colliery, Washington Colliery, Durham City, Sunderland, Norwich City, Blackburn Rovers, Southend Utd, Clapton Orient, White-le-Head Rangers, Rochdale, Birtley, Walker Celtic

Hoy, R (Bobby) 1966/1967 to 1983/1984 Huddersfield Town, Blackburn Rovers, Halifax Town, York City, Rochdale, Macclesfield Town, Bradford City

Hughes, WA (Archie) 1935/1936 to 1951/1952 Colwyn Bay Utd, Larne, Newry Town, Huddersfield Town, Tottenham Hotspur, Blackburn Rovers, Nelson, Rochdale, Crystal Palace

Hutchinson, RW (Bob) 1972/1973 to 1975/1976 Blackburn Rovers, Radcliffe Borough, Rochdale, Macclesfield Town

Johnson, REO (Bob) 1930/1931 to 1950/1951 Lambton Coke Works, Blackburn Rovers, Blackpool, Bishop Auckland, Burnley, Nelson, Rochdale

Kean, JK (Jake) 2008/2009 to 2016/2017 Derby County, Blackburn Rovers, Hartlepool Utd, Rochdale, Yeovil Town, Oldham Athletic, Norwich City, Colchester Utd, Swindon Town, Sheffield Wednesday, Mansfield Town

Leech, VG (Vince) 1958/1959 to 1970/1971 Burnley, Blackburn Rovers, Bury, Rochdale

Lord, F (Frank) 1952/1953 to 1968/1969 Royton Amateurs, Rochdale, Crewe Alexandra, Plymouth Argyle, Stockport County, Blackburn Rovers, Chesterfield

Moorhouse, A (Alan) 1946/1947 to 1948/1949 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Bedford Town

Moulden, A (Tony) 1958/1959 to 1967/1968 Smiths XI, Blackburn Rovers, Bury, Rochdale, Peterborough Utd, Notts County, Buxton

Mullen, J (Jimmy) 1965/1966 to 1977/1978 Oxford City, Reading, Charlton Athletic, Rotherham Utd, Blackburn Rovers, Bury, Rochdale, Great Harwood

Mulvaney, R (Dick) 1962/1963 to 1978/1979 Billingham Synthonia, Murton Colliery Welfare, Blackburn Rovers, Oldham Athletic, Rochdale, Gateshead, Chester-le-Street Town

O’Connell, JW (Jack) 2012/2013 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Rotherham Utd, York City, Rochdale, Brentford, Sheffield Utd

O’Sullivan, JAJ (John) 2012/2013 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Southport, Accrington Stanley (2), Barnsley, Rochdale, Bury, Carlisle Utd

Ormerod, BR (Brett) 1993/1994 to 2015/2016 Blackburn Rovers, Accrington Stanley, Blackpool, Southampton, Leeds Utd, Wigan Athletic, Preston North End, Nottingham Forest, Oldham Athletic, Rochdale, Wrexham, Padiham, Bamber Bridge

Pearce, CL (Chris) 1978/1979 to 1995/1996 Wolverhampton Wanderers, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Barnsley, Port Vale, Wrexham, Burnley, Bradford City, Chorley, Fleetwood, Accrington Stanley, Rossendale Utd

Pearson, DT (Dave) 1949/1950 to 1959/1960 Blackburn Rovers, Ipswich Town, Darwen, Oldham Athletic, Rochdale, Crewe Alexandra, Chorley

Pearson, MJ (Matty) 2011/2012 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Lincoln City, Rochdale, FC Halifax Town, Accrington Stanley (2)

Priday, RH (Bob) 1944/1945 to 1953/1954 Cape Town City, Liverpool, Blackburn Rovers, Clitheroe, Northwich Victoria, Accrington Stanley, Rochdale

Ratcliffe, JB (Barrie) 1959/1960 to 1965/1966 Blackburn Rovers, Scunthorpe Utd, Rochdale

Reed, AM (Adam) 1991/1992 to 2003/2004 Darlington, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Whitby Town

Rhodes, JL (Jordan) 2006/2007 to 2016/2017 Ipswich Town, Oxford Utd, Rochdale, Brentford, Huddersfield Town, Blackburn Rovers, Middlesbrough, Sheffield Wednesday

Richards, MJ (Marc) 2000/2001 to 2016/2017 Blackburn Rovers, Crewe Alexandra, Oldham Athletic, Halifax Town, Swansea City, Northampton Town, Rochdale, Barnsley, Port Vale, Chesterfield

Rigg, T (Tweedale) 1912/1913 to 1929/1930 Rochdale, Birkenhead Comets, Blackburn Rovers, Chester, Manchester North End, Great Harwood

Ross, A (Alan) 1955/1956 to 1959/1960 Bishop Auckland, Oldham Athletic, West Bromwich Albion, Formby, Southport, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Accrington Stanley, Wigan Rovers

Sandham, W (William) 1919/1920 to 1929/1930 Fleetwood Athletic, Blackpool, Fleetwood, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Fleetwood Windsor Villa

Scott, AM (Andy) 1992/1993 to 2006/2007 Blackburn Rovers, Cardiff City, Bath City, Merthyr Tydfil, Rochdale, Stalybridge Celtic, Southport, Lancaster City, Kidsgrove Athletic, Altrincham

Stafford, AG (Andy) 1978/1979 to 1984/1985 Blackburn Rovers, Halifax Town, Stockport County, Rochdale, Mossley, Chorley

Stonehouse, K (Kevin) 1978/1979 to 1990/1991 Shildon, Blackburn Rovers, Huddersfield Town, Blackpool, Darlington, Carlisle Utd, Rochdale, Bishop Auckland

Sullivan, LG (Les) 1931/1932 to 1945/1946 Fleetwood, Blackburn Rovers, Lytham, Rochdale, Brentford, Bristol Rovers, Chesterfield, Stockport County, Macclesfield

Taylor, MJ (Michael) 1999/2000 to 2006/2007 Blackburn Rovers, Carlisle Utd, Rochdale, Cheltenham Town, Forest Green Rovers, Lancaster City, Halifax Town

Thompson, SC (Stewart) 1981/1982 to 1984/1985 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Runcorn, Chorley

Thorpe, L (Levy) 1907/1908 to 1926/1927 Seaham Albion, Seaham White Star, Seaham Harbour, Blackpool, Bradford City, Burnley, Blackburn Rovers, Lincoln City, Rochdale, Farnworth Town

Vause, PG (Peter) 1932/1933 to 1939/1940 Leyland Motors, Blackpool, Blackburn Rovers, Darwen, Rochdale

Watt, JA (Jerome) 2001/2002 to 2010/2011 Blackburn Rovers, Cercle Bruges, Northampton Town, Morecambe, Salisbury City, Rochdale, Southport, Fleetwood Town, Leigh Genesis, AFC Fylde, Lancaster City

Wells, WD (David) 1958/1959 to 1964/1965 Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Margate

Wilson, J (Joe) 1902/1903 to 1921/1922 Wigan Utd, Darwen, Blackburn Rovers, Brighton & Hove Albion, Millwall Athletic, Rochdale, Fleetwood

Wilson, TC (Tommy) 1892/1893 to 1907/1908 Fishwick Ramblers, Ashton Town, West Manchester, Ashton North End, Lincoln City, Oldham County, Swindon Town, Blackburn Rovers, Rochdale, Millwall Athletic, Aston Villa, Queen’s Park Rangers, Bolton Wanderers, Leeds City, Manchester Utd
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