In the end, the 2020/21 season was a disappointing one for Blackburn Rovers.
For all the hope and expectation of a battle for a play-off place going into the campaign, Tony Mowbray’s side ultimately fell some way short of those ambitions, eventually being forced to settle for a 15th place finish in the Championship table.
The club now look set to embark something of a squad rebuild over the summer transfer window, which will take place against the backdrop of the rearranged European Championships.
Many a Blackburn fan will no doubt be rooting for England during the tournament, as Gareth Southgate’s side look to go all the way and claim their first major tournament title since that famous World Cup triumph in 1966.
Rovers themselves have of course had many fine English players over the years, some of whom have worn the Three Lions shirt at one level or another.
So with that in mind, we’ve taken a look here, at some the ten best English players to have played for Blackburn, in the last 20 years.