Three Blackburn players diagnosed with swine flu

BY foxsports • October 26, 2009

Three Blackburn players and two other members of staff at the Premier League club have been diagnosed with swine flu.

The club has not confirmed which players are affected, but manager Sam Allardyce said Sunday that midfielder David Dunn and defender Christopher Samba were sick with "a virus."

Blackburn says Tuesday's League Cup match against League Championship side Peterborough will still go ahead.

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