• Date: Sat 16 January 2016
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers vs Brighton and Hove Albion


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

30 Steele
10 Marshall
5 Hanley
4 Kilgallon
3 Spurr
31 Bennett
26 Lenihan
21 Akpan
32 Conway
11 Rhodes
9 Brown
Substitutes
35 Jackson
2 Henley
14 Olsson
16 Lawrence
17 Williamson
29 Evans
33 Raya

Brighton and Hove Albion

13 Stockdale
2 Saltor
17 Goldson
5 Dunk
33 Ridgewell
27 Knockaert
7 Kayal
6 Stephens
15 Murphy
25 Zamora
10 Hemed
Substitutes
1 Maenpaa
8 Crofts
14 Calderon
19 Manu
21 Wilson
29 Towell
30 LuaLua

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide -

Blackburn Rovers

Brighton and Hove Albion



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

90:00 +4.37
 

Connor Goldson makes a clearance.

90:00 +0.06
Substitution
 

Jamie Murphy leaves the field to be replaced by Andrew Crofts.

90:00 +0.21
 

Clearance made by Tomer Hemed.

90:00 +1.26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Marshall by Tomer Hemed.

90:00 +1.49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Inigo Calderon by Tommy Spurr.

90:00 +2.49
 

David Stockdale takes the free kick.

88:47
 

Jordan Rhodes takes a shot. David Stockdale makes a save.

88:24
 

Centre by Adam Henley.

88:19
 

Simeon Jackson takes a shot. Liam Ridgewell gets a block in.

86:27
 

Clearance made by Connor Goldson.

85:17
Substitution
 

Inigo Calderon replaces Anthony Knockaert.

83:51
 

Jordan Rhodes fouled by Lewis Dunk, the ref awards a free kick.

81:52
 

Adam Henley manages to make a clearance.

80:36
 

Matthew Kilgallon makes a clearance.

79:36
Substitution
 

Simeon Jackson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Darragh Lenihan.

78:29
 

Matthew Kilgallon manages to make a clearance.

76:59
 

Header at goal by Jordan Rhodes goes over the frame of the goal.

76:18
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Brown by Connor Goldson results in a free kick.

74:43
 

Beram Kayal manages to make a clearance.

74:43
 

Ben Marshall has an effort at goal. Dale Stephens gets a block in.

73:02
 

Jordan Rhodes has an effort at goal. Liam Ridgewell gets a block in.

72:25
Substitution
 

(Blackburn) makes a substitution, with Adam Henley coming on for Craig Conway.

72:12
Substitution
 

(Brighton) makes a substitution, with James Wilson coming on for Bobby Zamora.

70:45
 

Unfair challenge on Lewis Dunk by Chris Brown results in a free kick.

70:05
 

Clearance made by Beram Kayal.

70:02
 

Hope Akpan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Lewis Dunk gets a block in.

69:04
 

Jordan Rhodes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell.

68:54
 

Liam Ridgewell manages to make a clearance.

68:48
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

68:27
 

Craig Conway fouled by Jamie Murphy, the ref awards a free kick.

67:43
 

Clearance made by Dale Stephens.

67:10
 

Centre by Tom Lawrence.

65:28
 

Lewis Dunk manages to make a clearance.

62:14
 

Grant Hanley makes a clearance.

62:02
 

Clearance by Beram Kayal.

61:15
Substitution
 

Tom Lawrence comes on in place of Elliott Bennett.

60:28
 

Liam Ridgewell produces a cross.

59:50
 

Shot by Jamie Murphy. Grant Hanley gets a block in.

59:20
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the left by-line.

58:50
 

Corner taken by Tommy Spurr.

58:07
 

Lewis Dunk makes a clearance.

58:03
 

Shot from Ben Marshall from the free kick that hits the post.

56:25
 

Unfair challenge on Elliott Bennett by Liam Ridgewell results in a free kick.

56:14
 

Grant Hanley makes a clearance.

54:22
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Bobby Zamora.

54:00
 

The referee blows for offside against Chris Brown.

52:21
 

Header at goal by Lewis Dunk misses to the right.

51:26
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Anthony Knockaert.

49:59
 

Grant Hanley concedes a free kick for a foul on Tomer Hemed.

49:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Brown on Connor Goldson.

49:14
 

Tommy Spurr crosses the ball in from the free kick.

48:20
 

Foul by Anthony Knockaert on Craig Conway, free kick awarded.

47:29
 

Lewis Dunk manages to make a clearance.

47:27
 

Centre by Craig Conway.

45:07
 

Bobby Zamora is adjudged to have handled the ball.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:00 +0.42
 

Clearance by Connor Goldson.

45:00 +1.11
 

Foul by Bobby Zamora on Elliott Bennett, free kick awarded.

45:00 +1.49
 

Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

43:59
 

Clearance by Darragh Lenihan.

43:15
 

Shot by Hope Akpan went harmlessly over the bar.

42:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Grant Hanley by Tomer Hemed.

42:10
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Conway.

40:31
 

Hope Akpan is penalised for a handball.

39:03
 

Elliott Bennett crosses the ball.

37:04
 

Matthew Kilgallon restarts play with the free kick.

36:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Connor Goldson on Chris Brown.

34:07
 

Darragh Lenihan concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Knockaert.

32:59
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Bobby Zamora.

32:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bobby Zamora by Matthew Kilgallon.

31:20
 

The ball is sent over by Anthony Knockaert.

29:35
 

Dale Stephens manages to make a clearance.

29:27
 

Ben Marshall takes the free kick.

29:03
 

Beram Kayal concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Brown.

27:18
 

Clearance by Lewis Dunk.

25:27
 

A cross is delivered by Beram Kayal.

23:46
 

Clearance by Ben Marshall.

23:05
 

Elliott Bennett sends in a cross.

21:49
 

Clearance made by Connor Goldson.

21:30
 

Clearance by Tomer Hemed.

20:54
 

Jason Steele takes the free kick.

20:35
 

Tomer Hemed concedes a free kick for a foul on Darragh Lenihan.

19:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordan Rhodes on David Stockdale.

18:58
 

The ball is crossed by Tommy Spurr.

15:56
 

Bobby Zamora concedes a free kick for a foul on Ben Marshall.

14:57
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

14:25
 

Corner taken by Anthony Knockaert.

12:52
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Conway.

11:43
 

Anthony Knockaert fouled by Tommy Spurr, the ref awards a free kick.

11:20
 

Bruno Saltor crosses the ball.

10:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Grant Hanley by Bobby Zamora.

10:11
 

David Stockdale restarts play with the free kick.

9:44
 

The official flags Chris Brown offside.

9:20
 

David Stockdale restarts play with the free kick.

8:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Connor Goldson by Chris Brown.

7:58
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Anthony Knockaert.

6:30
 

Hope Akpan takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.

5:05
 

Bobby Zamora challenges Grant Hanley unfairly and gives away a free kick.

3:39
 

Header by Jordan Rhodes misses to the right of the target.

3:37
 

Tommy Spurr delivers the ball.

3:23
 

Hope Akpan decides to take a short corner.

2:34
Goal
 

Bobby Zamora scores with their right foot. Blackburn 0-1 Brighton.

2:07
 

Tommy Spurr gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Anthony Knockaert.

1:20
 

Connor Goldson manages to make a clearance.

:13
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Brown by Liam Ridgewell results in a free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee starts the match.

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