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On This Day: Garner becomes the record-breaker!

"A great moment for a great servant of Blackburn Rovers Football Club!"

15 April 2021

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Simon Garner became Rovers' leading league goal scorer 32 years ago today, with the second of a hat-trick in a 4-0 win against Manchester City, taking his tally to 140 & surpassing Tommy Briggs' record.

Garner would go on to score 192 goals (168 league) for the club.

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