Blackburn draw Finland's MyPa in UEFA Cup

Blackburn Rovers have been drawn against Finnish side MyPa in the second qualifying round of the Uefa Cup.

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Rovers, who beat Lithuanian side FK Vetra in the Intertoto Cup to reach this stage, have a place in the first round proper as their incentive.

Rovers chief executive Tom Finn insisted they would treat the Finns with every respect.

He said: "We're not taking anything for granted, that would be unprofessional. We'll treat them with respect, but clearly we'll be looking to progress.

"We'll take it one step at a time, but our run last year has given us a seeding which gives us a better chance of progressing.

"Credit to Mark who wanted to use the Intertoto Cup and now we want to join the other English clubs in the first round proper."

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