So the new season is finally underway and for teams like Blackburn, it was the chance for a fresh start under a new manager.
And taking the reigns at Ewood Park was Owen Coyle, a man with years of Championship experience. The job? Simple. To try and turn Blackburn into a promotion challenging side again.
Well, that didn’t quite go to plan during the Scotsman’s first game in charge of Rovers as his side fell to an abysmal 4-1 home defeat to newly relegated Norwich City.
The Canaries were three up at half-time as Blackburn limped to defeat in their first league fixture and it was as clear as the day that something really needs to change going forward.
And a good start would be a couple more additions- experienced, hungry players who really want to get Rovers back in the big time.
So with that being said, here’s THREE Premier League players that need to escape the top flight and join Blackburn…