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Darragh Lenihan

Born: March 16, 1994 (age 27)

Height: 5' 10" (178cm)

Hometown: Dunboyne, Republic of Ireland
Nationality: Ireland Irish

Position: Defensive midfielder
Team: Blackburn Rovers (no. 26)
Darragh Lenihan
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Career History
Senior2011-Blackburn Rovers
→ 2014-2015Burton Albion (loan)
Sports Mole has 75 articles about Darragh Lenihan. Articles 1 to 40:
Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray pictured in January 2021
Preview: Fylde vs. Blackburn Rovers - prediction, team news
Sports Mole previews Saturday's pre-season clash between Fylde and Blackburn Rovers, including predictions and team news.
Jul 8, 14:09
Sheffield Wednesday's Josh Windass celebrates after scoring their first goal against Blackburn Rovers in the Championship on April 20, 2021
Result: Sheff Weds 1-0 Blackburn: Josh Windass boosts Owls' survival hopes
The relegation fight continues for the South Yorkshire side.
Apr 20, 21:30
Derby County manager Wayne Rooney pictured on January 23, 2021
Result: Blackburn 2-1 Derby: Harvey Elliott completes comeback against Rams
The Rams remain fourth from bottom, four points above Rotherham who have three games in hand.
Apr 16, 20:22
Adam Armstrong celebrates scoring for Blackburn Rovers on September 19, 2020
Result: Cardiff 2-2 Blackburn: Adam Armstrong dents Bluebirds' playoff hopes
The Blackburn striker earned his side a point on the road.
Apr 10, 17:43
Bournemouth's Philip Billing celebrates scoring their first goal against Blackburn Rovers in the Championship on April 5, 2021
Result: Blackburn 0-2 Bournemouth: Philip Billing nets in Cherries win
Philip Billing and Arnaut Danjuma scored in a 2-0 win.
Apr 5, 17:23
Norwich City's Kenny McLean celebrates scoring their first goal with Kieran Dowell on March 20, 2021
Result: Norwich 1-1 Blackburn: Canaries' winning streak comes to an end
Substitute Sam Gallagher cancelled out Kenny McLean's opener.
Mar 20, 17:33
Ivan Toney celebrates scoring for Brentford against Blackburn Rovers in the Championship on March 12, 2021
Result: Blackburn 0-1 Brentford: Ivan Toney converts game-winning penalty
The top scorer netted a penalty at Ewood Park.
Mar 12, 22:14
Millwall manager Gary Rowett pictured in February 2021
Preview: Millwall vs. Blackburn Rovers - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Millwall and Blackburn Rovers, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Mar 4, 22:47
Coventry City's Matthew James celebrates scoring their first goal on February 27, 2021
Result: Blackburn 1-1 Coventry: Matty James ends goal drought to rescue point
The on-loan midfielder's hooked finish five minutes after the restart cancelled out Ben Brereton's second in as many games.
Feb 27, 17:26
Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray pictured in January 2021
Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs. Coventry City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Blackburn Rovers and Coventry City, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 25, 17:49
Naby Sarr celebrates scoring for Huddersfield Town against Blackburn Rovers in the Championship on December 29, 2020
Result: Naby Sarr brace propels Huddersfield to win over Blackburn
The defender grabbed a late winner after Blackburn equalised through Sam Gallagher.
Dec 29, 22:16
Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray pictured on October 17, 2020
Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs. Rotherham United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Championship clash between Blackburn Rovers and Rotherham United, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Dec 14, 23:14
Teemu Pukki celebrates with teammates after scoring for Norwich City against Blackburn Rovers in the Championship on December 12, 2020
Result: Teemu Pukki nets 50th Norwich goal in Blackburn victory
The Finland striker now has 50 goals for the Canaries.
Dec 12, 17:11
Norwich City's Emiliano Buendia celebrates scoring against Nottingham Forest in the Championship on December 9, 2020
Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs. Norwich City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between Blackburn Rovers and Norwich City, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Dec 10, 18:35
Adam Nagy celebrates scoring for Bristol City against QPR in the Championship on December 1, 2020
Preview: Bristol City vs. Blackburn Rovers - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Championship clash between Bristol City and Blackburn Rovers, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Dec 7, 20:44
Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray pictured on October 17, 2020
Result: Jacob Davenport rescues a point for Blackburn at Brentford
The substitute volleyed home with three minutes left as Brentford welcomed fans
Dec 5, 17:57
Tyrhys Dolan celebrates scoring for Blackburn against Preston in the Championship on November 24, 2020
Result: Blackburn put 10-man Preston to the sword at Deepdale
Adam Armstrong, Ben Brereton and Tyrhys Dolan scored in a 3-0 win.
Nov 24, 22:14
Luton Town manager Nathan Jones pictured in October 2020
Result: Blackburn hit back quickly to draw with Luton
Goals come in the second half.
Nov 21, 17:48
Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny pictured on September 6, 2020
Stephen Kenny: 'There is nothing wrong with Ireland's mentality'
Ireland are without a win in nine games and have not scored in the last five.
Nov 14, 17:31
Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny pictured on September 6, 2020
Stephen Kenny brings in Ireland reinforcements for Nations League
The squad has been hit by injuries and Covid-19 ahead of the match against Wales.
Nov 14, 13:36
Adam Armstrong celebrates scoring for Blackburn Rovers on September 19, 2020
Result: Adam Armstrong's brace fires Blackburn to victory over QPR
Ben Brereton's smart finish had deservedly put Rovers ahead.
Nov 7, 17:30
Swansea City manager Steve Cooper pictured on June 27 2020
Swansea manager Steve Cooper hails "massive influence" Andre Ayew
The Ghanaian led by example in the gome defeat of Blackburn.
Oct 31, 19:37
Swansea City's Ben Cabango celebrates scoring against Blackburn Rovers on October 31, 2020
Result: Andre Ayew inspires Swansea to victory over Blackburn
The Ghanaian captained the side against Blackburn and also found the target.
Oct 31, 17:18
Watford's Ken Sema in action with Blackburn Rovers' Ryan Nyambe in the Championship on October 21, 2020
Result: Watford rise to third with home victory over Blackburn Rovers
Rovers defender Darragh Lenihan scored an own goal as his side lost 3-1.
Oct 21, 22:14
Chris Hughton pictured in charge of Nottingham Forest on October 17, 2020
Result: Chris Hughton makes winning start as Nottingham Forest overcome Blackburn Rovers
Chris Hughton, who replaced Sabri Lamouchi after Forest's four-game losing start to the season, saw Joe Lolley's deflected strike earn the three points.
Oct 17, 17:15
Nottingham Forest's Sammy Ameobi celebrates scoring against Swansea City in the Championship on July 15, 2020
Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship fixture between Blackburn Rovers and Nottingham Forest, including predictions, teams news and possible lineups.
Oct 15, 13:20
Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny pictured on September 6, 2020
Stephen Kenny: 'Coronavirus pandemic is bigger than football'
The Republic of Ireland's depleted squad face Finland in Helsinki on Wednesday evening.
Oct 13, 18:51
Brighton and Hove Albion striker Aaron Connolly celebrates scoring against Newcastle United on September 20, 2020
Brighton striker Aaron Connolly back in Republic of Ireland squad
The 20-year-old was withdrawn hours before kick-off in Bratislava.
Oct 12, 13:53
Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny pictured on September 6, 2020
Stephen Kenny admits there are "serious challenges" playing international football
The Republic of Ireland head for Finland with Stephen Kenny's squad having been ravaged by Covid-19 protocols.
Oct 12, 08:51
Republic of Ireland midfielder James McClean reacts after being sent off against Wales in the Nations League on October 11, 2020
Result: Republic of Ireland and Wales play out drab goalless stalemate in Nations League
James McClean was dismissed late on for a second bookable offence but the visitors could not take advantage.
Oct 11, 16:28
Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny pictured on September 6, 2020
Preview: Slovakia vs. Republic of Ireland - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Euro 2020 qualifying playoff between Slovakia and Republic of Ireland, including team news and predicted lineups.
Oct 6, 11:18
Norwich City's Adam Idah celebrates scoring their third goal with Ibrahim Amadou and Jamal Lewis on January 4, 2020
Jayson Molumby, Adam Idah handed first Republic of Ireland call-ups
The trio were part of Stephen Kenny's Under-21s squad.
Aug 24, 12:55
James Collins celebrates scoring for Luton on July 22, 2020
Result: Luton secure Championship survival with final-day win over Blackburn
Nathan Jones got the win they needed to make sure of another season in the second tier.
Jul 22, 22:01
Cardiff's Nathaniel Mendez-Laing celebrates scoring against Preston on June 27, 2020
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Blackburn Rovers - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Championship clash between Cardiff City and Blackburn Rovers, including team news and predicted lineups
Jul 5, 17:06
Filip Benkovic celebrates scoring for Bristol City against Derby County on February 12, 2020
Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs. Bristol City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship clash between promotion contenders Blackburn Rovers and Bristol City, including team news and predicted lineups.
Jun 18, 15:57
Derby manager Phillip Cocu on February 8, 2020
Preview: Derby County vs. Blackburn Rovers - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Championship clash between Derby County and Blackburn Rovers, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Mar 6, 18:33
Blackburn Rovers' Sam Gallagher celebrates scoring their first goal with team mates on February 29, 2020
Result: Bradley Johnson rescues last-gasp point for Blackburn against Swansea
Swansea were denied at the death at Ewood Park.
Feb 29, 17:23
Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray and Stoke City boss Michael O'Neill pictured on February 26, 2020
Result: Playoff-chasing Blackburn held at home by Stoke
Tony Mowbray's men had a golden opportunity to close the gap on the play-offs to two points.
Feb 26, 21:57
Blackburn Rovers' Adam Armstrong celebrates scoring their first goal on December 7, 2019
Tony Mowbray insists Adam Armstrong can fill centre-forward void
Adam Armstrong was on target in the 3-0 win over Hull.
Feb 12, 00:11
Blackburn Rovers' Darragh Lenihan celebrates scoring their first goal on February 11, 2020
Result: Blackburn blitz Hull to boost playoff hopes
Rovers struck three times in the second half.
Feb 11, 22:18

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ChinaChina34241674
United StatesUnited States29352791
JapanJapan22101446
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Friday's key events


HOCKEY
· Great Britain's women aim to secure their place on the podium as they face India in the bronze medal match (2.30am)
· Netherlands - silver medallists five years ago - and Argentina battle for the gold medal in the women's final (11am)

BEACH VOLLEYBALL
· The women's gold medal will be decided as Australia and USA go head to head (3.30am)

BOXING
· Lauren Price will be looking to add to Team GB's success in the ring when she takes on Nouchka Fontijn of Netherlands in the women's middleweight semi-final (6am)

DIVING
· Tom Daley already has one Olympic gold to his name in Tokyo, and he begins his bid for second in the men's 10m platform. Teammate Noah Williams is also involved in the preliminary round (7am)

CYCLING
· Jason Kenny's reign as sprint king may be over, but Jack Carlin looked strong in his bid to succeed his compatriot. He takes on Harrie Lavreysen in his sprint semi-final (8.10am), with the final taking place later in the day (10.35am)
· The women's madison makes its Olympic debut at the velodrome as Team GB duo Katie Archibald and Laura Kenny look to add another medal to their collections (9.15am)

FOOTBALL
· Hosts Japan will look to get themselves on the podium as they face Mexico in the men's bronze medal match (10am)
· The women's champions will be crowned as both Sweden and Canada aim to win Olympic gold for the very first time (1pm)

ATHLETICS
· The men's 5000m final includes Great Britain's Andrew Butchart, but most eyes will be on Ugandan world record holder Joshua Cheptegei (1pm)
· Team GB's Jodie Williams will hope to get on the podium in the women's 400m final, but defending champ Shaunae Miller-Uibo is favourite for gold while Stephenie Ann McPherson should challenge and Allyson Felix is bidding to become the most decorated female track and field athlete of all time (1.35pm)
· Netherlands' Sifan Hassan takes on leg two of her ambitious attempt at a Tokyo treble in a women's 1500m final which also includes Great Britain's Laura Muir and Faith Kipyegon of Kenya (1.50pm)
· A star-studded women's 4x100m relay final will see a Team GB quartet including Dina Asher-Smith look to upset defending champions USA and favourites Jamaica, who boast Elaine Thompson-Herah as she goes for her third gold of the Games (2.30pm)
· Great Britain and Jamaica will also be going for gold in the men's 4x100m relay final, and their medal hopes have been boosted by USA's failure to qualify (2.50pm)

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