• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 21 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Formica 40"

Hoilett 48"

2 - 0

Blackburn Rovers vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
18 Orr
16 Dann
5 Givet
21 Olsson
10 Formica40"
8 Dunn
35 Lowe
12 Pedersen
23 Hoilett48"
24 Yakubu
Substitutes
34 Kean
3 Olsson
9 Modeste
14 Petrovic
15 Nzonzi
20 Rochina
25 Goodwillie

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
33 Bennett
22 Ward
3 Drury
17 Bennett
24 Howson
11 Surman
14 Hoolahan
8 Vaughan
9 Holt
Substitutes
31 Steer
4 Johnson
5 Morison
12 Pilkington
15 Fox
21 Wilbraham
25 Naughton

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Blackburn Rovers

L L L L W L L L

Norwich City

L L L D L L W D
Head to Head
Norwich
3-3
Blackburn 29-Oct-2011
Blackburn
3-0
Norwich 12-Feb-2005
Norwich
1-1
Blackburn 06-Nov-2004
Blackburn
0-0
Norwich 25-Feb-1995
Norwich
2-1
Blackburn 01-Oct-1994
Norwich
2-2
Blackburn 22-Feb-1994


Live Text Commentary
91:21 +1.21
 

Aaron Wilbraham is ruled offside. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

89:47
 

Steve Morison sends in a cross, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

86:12
 

Andrew Surman concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Modeste. Scott Dann takes the direct free kick.

85:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Lowe by Aaron Wilbraham. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

84:43
 

Radosav Petrovic takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

81:46
Substitution
 

Andrew Surman concedes a free kick for a foul on Morten Gamst Pedersen. David Hoilett goes off and Radosav Petrovic comes on. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

80:21
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Scott Dann has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

79:42
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Anthony Modeste takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Bennett.

77:16
 

Unfair challenge on Morten Gamst Pedersen by Aaron Wilbraham results in a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

75:05
Substitution
 

Elliott Bennett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Morten Gamst Pedersen. Anthony Modeste comes on in place of Ayegbeni Yakubu. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

74:28
 

The ball is delivered by Anthony Pilkington, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

73:06
 

Corner taken by Anthony Pilkington from the left by-line, Ryan Bennett has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.

72:48
 

Aaron Wilbraham has a drilled shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

72:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Howson by Morten Gamst Pedersen. Direct free kick taken by Jonathan Howson.

71:07
 

Effort on goal by Anthony Pilkington from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

70:44
 

Marcus Olsson handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Russell Martin takes the free kick.

66:25
 

The official flags Ayegbeni Yakubu offside. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

65:52
Substitution
 

Aaron Wilbraham on for Grant Holt.

63:17
 

Inswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line played to the near post, Andrew Surman makes a clearance.

63:10
 

Marcus Olsson produces a cross, Ryan Bennett manages to make a clearance.

61:58
 

Grant Holt concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Robinson. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

61:09
Substitution
 

Martin Olsson on for David Dunn.

58:50
 

Corner taken by Andrew Surman from the right by-line, clearance by Scott Dann.

58:16
Substitution
 

Wesley Hoolahan leaves the field to be replaced by Anthony Pilkington.

58:03
Substitution
 

Steve Morison joins the action as a substitute, replacing James Vaughan.

57:57
 

A cross is delivered by Elliott Bennett, blocked by Marcus Olsson.

53:53
 

David Hoilett crosses the ball.

52:01
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line, Elliott Ward manages to make a clearance.

51:52
 

The ball is crossed by Mauro Formica, Adam Drury gets a block in.

49:48
 

David Hoilett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Drury. Andrew Surman takes the direct free kick.

48:40
Goal
 

David Hoilett grabs a goal from outside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Blackburn 2-0 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Marcus Olsson.

46:44 +1.44
 

Shot from just outside the box by Elliott Bennett misses to the left of the goal.

46:28 +1.28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Vaughan by Morten Gamst Pedersen. Elliott Bennett takes the free kick.

45:49
 

David Dunn gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan. Free kick crossed left-footed by Andrew Surman, clearance made by Scott Dann.

43:54
 

David Hoilett challenges Adam Drury unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andrew Surman crosses the ball in from the free kick.

41:45
 

Marcus Olsson fouled by Grant Holt, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

40:26
Goal
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen produces a cross, Goal scored by Mauro Formica from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Blackburn 1-0 Norwich.Morten Gamst Pedersen provided the assist for the goal.

37:56
 

David Hoilett is ruled offside. Adam Drury takes the indirect free kick.

37:31
 

Shot from close range by Ayegbeni Yakubu strikes the post.

37:26
 

A cross is delivered by David Hoilett.

36:16
 

The ball is swung over by Russell Martin, Grant Holt has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.

34:40
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the inswinging corner, Andrew Surman manages to make a clearance.

34:22
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Mauro Formica. Adam Drury gets a block in.

33:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mauro Formica by Jonathan Howson. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson. Caution for Jonathan Howson.

32:46
 

Andrew Surman takes a outswinging corner.

32:39
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Drury, blocked by Gael Givet.

31:30
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Ryan Bennett misses to the right of the goal.

31:17
 

Effort from 25 yards by Wesley Hoolahan. Blocked by Scott Dann.

30:58
 

Inswinging corner taken by Andrew Surman from the right by-line, clearance by Scott Dann.

30:41
 

Jonathan Howson has a drilled shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

29:02
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Andrew Surman.

28:53
 

Mauro Formica has a drilled shot. Adam Drury gets a block in.

27:38
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Elliott Bennett, Ryan Bennett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Dann. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

26:58
Yellow card
 

Foul by David Dunn on Elliott Bennett, free kick awarded. David Dunn booked for unsporting behaviour. Andrew Surman delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, clearance made by Scott Dann.

24:59
 

Adam Drury delivers the ball.

24:11
 

The ball is crossed by Grant Holt, save by Paul Robinson.

23:18
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu is caught offside. John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

22:21
 

A cross is delivered by Russell Martin, Bradley Orr manages to make a clearance.

21:36
 

David Hoilett produces a cross, save made by John Ruddy.

18:56
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Morten Gamst Pedersen, save by John Ruddy.

18:33
 

A cross is delivered by David Dunn, clearance by Ryan Bennett.

16:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gael Givet by James Vaughan. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

15:54
 

James Vaughan concedes a free kick for a foul on David Dunn. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

14:16
 

David Hoilett concedes a free kick for a foul on Russell Martin. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

12:59
 

Mauro Formica has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

12:21
 

David Dunn fouled by Grant Holt, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

10:35
 

Ryan Bennett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ayegbeni Yakubu. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, clearance by Russell Martin.

9:23
 

A cross is delivered by Elliott Bennett, Scott Dann makes a clearance.

8:22
 

Centre by Andrew Surman, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

7:56
 

Effort from 18 yards by Grant Holt. Save made by Paul Robinson.

7:13
 

Jason Lowe challenges Wesley Hoolahan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Elliott Ward takes the direct free kick.

6:15
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Adam Drury makes a clearance.

5:19
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Grant Holt makes a clearance.

5:12
 

Centre by Bradley Orr, clearance by Russell Martin.

5:01
 

A cross is delivered by Mauro Formica, Elliott Ward manages to make a clearance.

3:33
 

Elliott Bennett has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the target.

3:18
 

Shot from 18 yards by Grant Holt. Scott Dann gets a block in.

2:14
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

:37
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman from the right by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Grant Holt goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

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1 Man City 3 8 9
2 Leicester 3 3 7
3 Liverpool 3 2 7
4 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Crystal Palace 3 2 6
6 Swansea 3 2 5
7 Everton 3 1 4
8 Norwich 3 0 4
9 Arsenal 3 -1 4
10 Chelsea 3 -2 4

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