There is something slightly unsettling about Steve Kean going all gooey in public about the fact Sir Alex Ferguson rang the Blackburn manager to offer him support

Second assistant quits on Kean

The Blackburn Rovers manager, Steve Kean, has suffered the indignity of losing his second assistant in four months and there will be no money for a replacement after the departure of Paul Clement to Paris St-Germain.

LMA condemn 'unacceptable' abuse directed at Blackburn boss Steve Kean

Blackburn manager Steve Kean has received the full backing of the League Managers' Association, who have released a strongly-worded statement condemning the unprecedented attacks on the Scot from his own fans at Ewood Park last night.

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Kean's endless optimism turns crisis into a farce

Steve Kean has grown used to the banners billowing from Ewood Park, the blimps soaring into the skies above the Ribble Valley. Still the Blackburn manager has done for his reign what Comical Ali did for the Iraq war: he has obfuscated and optimised, shrouded the truth in spin and statistics. There comes a point, though, where the truth is so blatant, so clear, that it cannot be denied. Bottom of the Premier League, only one win all season, no clean sheets: the tanks are rolling down the road.

Blackburn fans will launch a fourth protest against Steve Kean (above) after Saturday’s game with Chelsea

Steve Kean defends Blackburn owners

Blackburn manager Steve Kean insists the club's owners have kept all their promises during their first year at Rovers.

Blackburn manager Steve Kean urges calm, but Newcastle hit back

Blackburn ban Steve Kean protest banners

Blackburn fans calling for the removal of manager Steve Kean have been banned from displaying protest banners before and during Saturday's home match with Chelsea.

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