Lancashire rivals ask for calm
Burnley and Blackburn have issued a joint-statement calling on supporters to behave at Saturday's Lancashire derby. Trouble has flared in the past at derby games between the fierce rivals - dozens of fans were arrested when Blackburn won at Turf Moor in the Premier League in March 2010. And ahead of this weekend's Championship meeting - again at Turf Moor - both clubs have promised a "zero tolerance" reaction to any disorder.
"We acknowledge that there will be some disruption to the normal matchday schedule. "However, this has been done with the safety of all supporters in mind and all fans should be aware that breaches of stadium regulations - including anti social behaviour - will not be tolerated.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Teamtalk.comSimilar Stories