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by Rick Grogan
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Football (American)
  • Author:
    Rick Grogan
  • ISBN:
    0952950308
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    978-0952950301
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    Blackburn & Darwen Schools' Football Association (December 1996)
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    96 pages
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    Football (American)
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Read the essential details about the history of schoolboy football. In 1875 Blackburn Rovers was founded by young men who had played football at Shrewsbury School, Clitheroe Grammar School and Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School. The amount of football played at school depended on the male staff. He had developed an interest in football while at Glasgow University and encouraged the boys at the school to play the game. He also did what he could to persuade other schools in the city to follow his example.

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Although Rovers' founders had public school backgrounds this is where the similarity with the clubs made up of gentlemen-players ends. Rovers were backed by hard-nosed local businessmen interested in profit and engaged players who worked in the town's mills and factories. The following season local rivals Blackburn Olympic became the first northern club to win the competition.

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Blackburn Rovers are an English football club formed in 1875. History of Blackburn Rovers . The early years - The first match played by Blackburn Rovers took place in Church, Lancashire on 11 December 1875. On 28 September 1878, Blackburn Rovers became one of 23 clubs to form the Lancashire Football Association.

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