Jon Dahl Tomasson leaves Blackburn

  • Blackburn appointed John Eustace as supervisor on a two-and-a-half-year deal
  • Jon Dahl Tomasson departed membership by mutual consent after 18 months in cost
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Blackburn have introduced John Eustace as their new supervisor after Jon Dahl Tomasson departed the membership by mutual consent.

A assertion on Friday confirmed that each Tomasson and his assistant Remy Reijnierse had left the membership with speedy impact.

Later that day the membership introduced John Eustace had been appointed to switch the Dane, with the 44-year-old signing a two-and-a-half-year deal at Ewood Park.

‘I’m delighted to be the brand new Head Coach of such a implausible soccer membership as Blackburn Rovers, which has such a proud historical past and custom inside the sport.’ Eustace instructed the membership’s web site.

‘I’m excited for this new problem in my profession and might’t wait to get began.

Blackburn have appointed former Birmingham boss John Eustace on a two-and-a-half-year deal

Blackburn have appointed former Birmingham boss John Eustace on a two-and-a-half-year deal

Eustace replaces Jon Dahl Tomasson in the Ewood Park dugout, after he left the club on Friday

Eustace replaces Jon Dahl Tomasson within the Ewood Park dugout, after he left the membership on Friday

‘I’m wanting ahead to being at Ewood Park tomorrow and assembly the supporters, who can play a giant half for us between now and the tip of the season.

‘I’ll give my all to make sure the followers have a crew they are often happy with and, collectively, I hope we will rapidly begin climbing the desk.’

Mail Sport beforehand reported that Eustace had agreed a deal to take over the Lancashire membership, marking his return to the dugout after being sacked by Birmingham in October.

Eustace had guided the Blues to sixth within the Championship earlier than being controversially changed by Wayne Rooney.

His appointment marks the tip of Tomasson’s first foray into English soccer administration.

Tomasson arrived at Blackburn in June 2022, and led the membership to seventh in his first time period in cost, with the membership narrowly lacking out on the play-offs on purpose distinction.

However, after a blended begin to the present marketing campaign, a depressing run has seen the membership safe one league win since November and so they at the moment sit simply 5 factors above the relegation zone.