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Highest gate at Ewood, record wins, most goals scored and so much more...

Record attendance at Ewood Park:
62,522 v Bolton Wanderers, FA Cup 6th round, 2nd March 1929.

Record win:
11-0 v Rossendale United, Ewood Park, FA Cup 1st round October 13th 1884

Record League win:
9-0 v Middlesbrough, Ewood Park, Division 2, November 6th 1954

Record away win:
8-2 v West Ham United, Division 1, December 26th 1963

Record League defeat:
0-8 v Arsenal, Division 1, February 25th 1933 
0-8 v Lincoln City, Division 2, August 29th 1953

Record home League defeat:
1-7 v Notts County, March 14th 1891 
1-7 v Middlesbrough, November 29th 1947

Record aggregate League score: 
13: 5-8 v Derby County (away), September 6th 1890

Record aggregate home League score:
12: 7-5 v Birmingham City, Division 1, September 28th 1929

Most points gained in a season (2pts):
60 (1974/75)

Most points gained in a season (3pts):
91 (2000/01)

Least points gained in a season (2pts):
20 (1965/66)

Least points gained in a season (3pts):
35 (1998/99)

Most League appearances:
Derek Fazackerley, 593+3sub, 1970/71 to 1986/87

Most capped player with club:
Henning Berg, Norway

Most consecutive League appearances:
Walter Crook, 208 (1934-46)

Record goalscorer:
Simon Garner, 192 goals (168 league), 1978/79 to 1991/92

Most goals scored by a player in a season:
Ted Harper, 43, Division 1, 1925/26

Most goals scored by a player in a match:
Tommy Briggs, 7 v Bristol Rovers, Ewood Park, Division 2, February 5th 1955

Most hat-tricks in a season:
8, 1963/64

Most individual hat-tricks in a season:
5, John Southworth, 1890/91 
5, Andy McEvoy, 1963/64 
5, Alan Shearer, 1995/96

Most individual hat-tricks:
13, John Southworth, 1887-1893

Most League appearances by a goalkeeper:
Terry Gennoe, 289, 1981/82 - 1990/91

Most consecutive League appearances by a goalkeeper:
Reg Elvy, Brad Friedel, 152

Most clean sheets by a goalkeeper in a League season:
19, Jim Arnold, Division 3, 1979/80 
19, Bobby Mimms, Premier League, 1992/93

Most FA Cup appearances:
Ronnie Clayton, 56, 1949-1969

Most League Cup appearances:
Derek Fazackerley, 38, 1969-87

Youngest player to appear for Rovers:
Harry Dennison, aged 16yrs, 155 days v Bristol City (h) 
Division 1, 8th April 1911

Oldest player to appear for Rovers:
Bob Crompton, 40yrs, 150 days v Bradford (a) 
Division 1, 23rd February 1920

Largest transfer fee paid:
Jordan Rhodes - Signed from Huddersfield Town on August 30th 2012 for £8,000,000. 

Largest transfer fee received:
Roque Santa Cruz - Joined Manchester City on July 1st 2009 for £17,500,000.