• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Fri 08 August 2014
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Ewood Park
1 - 1

Blackburn Rovers vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
15 Baptiste
5 Hanley
4 Kilgallon
14 Olsson
10 Cairney39"
6 Lowe
29 Evans
32 Conway
11 Rhodes
39 Gestede
Substitutes
7 King
8 Dunn
12 Marshall
16 Varney
17 Williamson
19 Taylor
34 Kean

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 Brayford
5 Hudson
16 Connolly
3 Da Silva
7 Whittingham
17 Gunnarsson
20 Daehli
23 Maynard
9 Jones17"
10 Le Fondre
Substitutes
12 John
13 Kim
15 Eikrem
18 Adeyemi
28 Theophile-Catherine
30 Burgstaller
33 Moore

Possession Stats

58%
42%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Blackburn Rovers

W W L L W D D D

Cardiff City

W D W D L W L D
Head to Head
Cardiff
3-0
Blackburn 01-Apr-2013
Blackburn
1-4
Cardiff 07-Dec-2012
Cardiff
1-2
Blackburn 13-Apr-1985
Blackburn
2-1
Cardiff 18-Sep-1984
Blackburn
1-1
Cardiff 07-May-1984
Cardiff
0-1
Blackburn 10-Dec-1983


Live Text Commentary
92:57 +2.57
 

The ball is delivered by Guido Burgstaller.

92:01 +2.01
 

Markus Olsson manages to make a clearance.

Full time
 

The referee ends the match.

91:20 +1.2
 

Aron Gunnarsson manages to make a clearance.

89:37
 

Craig Conway takes a brilliant shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.

89:36
 

Tom Cairney takes the free kick.

88:46
 

Rudy Gestede fouled by Mark Hudson, the ref awards a free kick.

88:08
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

87:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Hudson on Jordan Rhodes.

86:44
Substitution
 

Adam Le Fondre leaves the field to be replaced by Magnus Wolff Eikrem.

86:12
 

Tom Cairney takes a shot and cleared the bar.

85:31
 

Chance falls to Grant Hanley who heads at goal. Save made by David Marshall.

85:07
 

The referee books Guido Burgstaller for unsporting behaviour.

84:55
 

Craig Conway fouled by Guido Burgstaller, the ref awards a free kick.

84:46
 

Clearance made by Mark Hudson.

81:59
 

David Marshall takes the free kick.

81:20
 

Matthew Connolly fouled by Rudy Gestede, the ref awards a free kick.

80:59
 

Clearance made by Fabio Da Silva.

80:26
 

Adam Le Fondre produces a cross.

80:21
 

Alex Baptiste manages to make a clearance.

79:46
 

Craig Conway takes the free kick.

79:17
Yellow card
 

Mark Hudson booked.

78:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Hudson on Rudy Gestede.

78:08
 

Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

77:35
 

Lee Williamson fouled by Adam Le Fondre, the ref awards a free kick.

77:27
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Peter Whittingham.

76:12
 

Markus Olsson concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Le Fondre.

75:17
 

Alex Baptiste makes a clearance.

74:37
 

Adam Le Fondre fouled by Corry Evans, the ref awards a free kick.

74:17
 

Matthew Connolly makes a clearance.

74:05
 

Guido Burgstaller has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

72:50
 

Matthew Connolly manages to make a clearance.

70:24
 

Corry Evans challenges Adam Le Fondre unfairly and gives away a free kick.

70:16
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jason Lowe.

69:54
 

The ball is sent over by Markus Olsson.

69:17
Substitution
 

Guido Burgstaller on for Kenwyne Jones.

66:13
 

Free kick taken by Corry Evans.

65:48
 

Unfair challenge on Grant Hanley by Tom Adeyemi results in a free kick.

64:29
 

Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

62:34
 

Centre by Craig Conway.

62:04
 

Craig Conway decides to take the corner short.

59:44
 

Clearance made by Mark Hudson.

58:57
 

The ball is sent over by Markus Olsson.

56:47
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

56:19
 

Kenwyne Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Baptiste.

55:43
 

Craig Conway makes a clearance.

54:40
Substitution
 

Tom Adeyemi replaces Mats Daehli.

54:13
 

Markus Olsson manages to make a clearance.

53:00
 

The ball is sent over by Markus Olsson.

52:29
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

52:18
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Baptiste by Adam Le Fondre results in a free kick.

50:30
 

Alex Baptiste makes a clearance.

50:24
 

Clearance by Mark Hudson.

47:06 +2.06
 

Fabio Da Silva manages to make a clearance.

48:05
 

Grant Hanley makes a clearance.

47:12
 

John Brayford manages to make a clearance.

46:04 +1.04
 

John Brayford goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

46:36
 

Rudy Gestede takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hudson.

45:44 +0.44
 

Foul by John Brayford on Craig Conway, free kick awarded.

45:32
 

A cross is delivered by Fabio Da Silva.

45:01
Substitution
 

Lee Williamson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Matthew Kilgallon.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

41:33
 

Craig Conway sends in a cross.

39:30
Goal
 

Tom Cairney grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Blackburn 1-1 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Jordan Rhodes.

35:41
 

The ball is crossed by Corry Evans.

33:32
 

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

32:08
 

Clearance made by John Brayford.

30:55
 

A cross is delivered by Jason Lowe.

30:12
 

Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

29:27
 

Foul by Jason Lowe on Aron Gunnarsson, free kick awarded.

27:46
 

Corry Evans crosses the ball.

26:16
 

Kenwyne Jones takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a save.

24:57
 

Alex Baptiste sends in a cross.

24:42
 

Free kick taken by Craig Conway.

24:35
 

Fabio Da Silva gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Cairney.

23:19
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Conway.

21:33
 

Clearance made by Markus Olsson.

19:47
 

Shot by Grant Hanley. David Marshall safely holds on.

19:00
 

Foul by Nicky Maynard on Grant Hanley, free kick awarded.

18:53
 

Jason Lowe takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Matthew Connolly.

18:12
 

Clearance by Mark Hudson.

17:01
Goal
 

Kenwyne Jones heads the ball into the goal. Blackburn 0-1 Cardiff.Mark Hudson provided the assist for the goal.

16:57
 

Peter Whittingham crosses the ball in from the free kick.

16:27
 

Unfair challenge on Kenwyne Jones by Matthew Kilgallon results in a free kick.

15:07
 

Shot by Jordan Rhodes cleared the crossbar.

12:58
 

Kenwyne Jones gets a header at goal. Paul Robinson parries the effort to safety.

12:54
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.

11:33
 

Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

9:15
 

Nicky Maynard concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Baptiste.

9:01
 

Alex Baptiste manages to make a clearance.

8:04
 

Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

7:04
 

Clearance by Matthew Connolly.

6:22
 

John Brayford produces a cross.

5:58
 

Craig Conway makes a clearance.

4:13
 

Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

3:16
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

2:35
 

Adam Le Fondre challenges Craig Conway unfairly and gives away a free kick.

2:04
 

Clearance made by Mark Hudson.

1:47
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Tom Cairney. Blocked by Mark Hudson.

:41
 

Centre by Corry Evans.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 44 39 85
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 44 32 84
4 Norwich 44 38 82
5 Derby 44 32 76
6 Ipswich 44 18 75
7 Brentford 44 14 72
8 Wolverhampton 44 11 72
9 Blackburn 43 4 60
10 Charlton 44 -2 60

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