• Date: Sat 18 March 2017
  • Kick-off: 13:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Bennett 42"

Conway 55"

2 - 2
Preston North End

Preston North End

Barkhuizen 12"

McGeady 90"

Blackburn Rovers vs Preston North End


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

1 Steele
24 Nyambe
14 Mulgrew
26 Lenihan
5 Williams
31 Bennett42"
6 Lowe
23 Guthrie
32 Conway55"
18 Lucas Joao
17 Emnes
Substitutes
4 Hoban
7 Feeney
19 Gallagher
21 Akpan
28 Mahoney
30 Brown
33 Raya

Preston North End

22 Maxwell
5 Clarke
23 Huntington
24 Boyle
3 Cunningham
7 Horgan
11 Johnson
4 Pearson
14 McGeady90"
29 Barkhuizen12"
25 Hugill
Substitutes
1 Lindegaard
8 Browne
9 Makienok
10 Beckford
12 Gallagher
17 Spurr
37 Robinson

Possession Stats

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Form Guide -

Blackburn Rovers

Preston North End



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The match has reached full-time.

90:00 +4.01
 

Clearance made by Charlie Mulgrew.

90:00 +0.01
 

Derrick Williams manages to make a clearance.

90:00 +0.59
 

Jason Steele takes the free kick.

90:00 +1.12
 

Callum Robinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Connor Mahoney.

90:00 +2.08
 

Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

90:00 +2.37
 

Centre by Greg Cunningham.

89:34
 

Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

88:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aiden McGeady on Charlie Mulgrew.

86:40
 

Foul by Paul Huntington on Eduardo Lucas Joao, free kick awarded.

86:21
 

The ball is sent over by Greg Cunningham.

85:38
 

Aiden McGeady takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

84:30
 

Shot by Aiden McGeady missed to the left of the target.

82:43
 

Paul Huntington manages to make a clearance.

82:32
 

Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

81:56
 

Unfair challenge on Sam Gallagher by Ben Pearson results in a free kick.

81:49
 

Greg Cunningham takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Ryan Nyambe.

81:47
 

Clearance by Darragh Lenihan.

81:13
 

Clearance by Ryan Nyambe.

79:43
Substitution
 

Marvin Emnes leaves the field to be replaced by Sam Gallagher.

79:10
Substitution
 

Liam Feeney comes on in place of Craig Conway.

78:31
 

Paul Gallagher takes the free kick.

77:39
 

Danny Guthrie challenges Paul Gallagher unfairly and gives away a free kick.

77:23
 

Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

77:11
 

Greg Cunningham takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

76:39
Substitution
 

Jordan Hugill leaves the field to be replaced by Simon Makienok.

76:13
Yellow card
 

Connor Mahoney is booked.

76:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Connor Mahoney on Greg Cunningham.

75:47
 

Darragh Lenihan makes a clearance.

75:12
Substitution
 

Connor Mahoney on for Elliott Bennett.

74:24
Substitution
 

Daniel Johnson leaves the field to be replaced by Paul Gallagher.

71:29
 

Free kick taken by Chris Maxwell.

70:49
 

The ball is crossed by Jordan Hugill.

69:25
 

Elliott Bennett delivers the ball.

68:34
 

Shot by Callum Robinson. Ryan Nyambe gets a block in.

68:11
 

Centre by Darragh Lenihan.

67:59
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

66:31
Substitution
 

Callum Robinson replaces Daryl Horgan.

66:22
 

Greg Cunningham goes into the book.

66:07
 

Ryan Nyambe takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

65:32
 

Clearance made by Paul Huntington.

60:15
 

Ryan Nyambe makes a clearance.

58:05
 

Clearance made by Tom Clarke.

57:24
 

Marvin Emnes has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

55:16
Goal
 

Craig Conway scores with their left foot. Blackburn 2-1 Preston North End.Assist by Marvin Emnes.

53:05
 

Tom Clarke manages to make a clearance.

52:51
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the right by-line.

50:34
 

Jason Steele takes the free kick.

50:08
 

Tom Clarke concedes a free kick for a foul on Eduardo Lucas Joao.

49:22
 

Tom Barkhuizen produces a cross.

48:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Conway on Tom Clarke.

47:27
 

Chris Maxwell takes the free kick.

47:00
 

Elliott Bennett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Greg Cunningham.

45:45
 

Clearance by Greg Cunningham.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

45:00
 

Chris Maxwell restarts play with the free kick.

44:31
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Marvin Emnes.

44:26
 

Eduardo Lucas Joao takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

43:32
 

Aiden McGeady takes a shot. Jason Steele safely holds on.

42:29
Goal
 

Elliott Bennett scores with their right foot. Blackburn 1-1 Preston North End.Eduardo Lucas Joao provided the assist for the goal.

41:09
 

Clearance by Paul Huntington.

40:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darragh Lenihan by Jordan Hugill.

37:36
 

Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

36:47
 

Clearance made by Paul Huntington.

35:41
 

Aiden McGeady shoots direct from the free kick and clears the bar.

34:53
 

Darragh Lenihan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Hugill.

34:47
 

Free kick taken by Chris Maxwell.

34:13
 

Foul by Eduardo Lucas Joao on Ben Pearson, free kick awarded.

33:55
 

Free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

33:33
 

Foul by Jordan Hugill on Charlie Mulgrew, free kick awarded.

32:17
 

Craig Conway delivers the ball.

28:50
 

The ball is crossed by Marvin Emnes.

28:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Pearson by Craig Conway.

28:07
 

Clearance made by Charlie Mulgrew.

27:14
 

Clearance made by Paul Huntington.

27:06
 

A cross is delivered by Ryan Nyambe.

26:04
 

Craig Conway takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

25:22
 

Foul by Daniel Johnson on Elliott Bennett, free kick awarded.

24:56
 

Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

24:51
 

Daryl Horgan restarts play with the free kick.

24:08
 

Foul by Elliott Bennett on Daniel Johnson, free kick awarded.

23:57
 

Corner taken by Greg Cunningham.

23:22
 

Centre by Greg Cunningham.

23:16
 

Corner taken by Greg Cunningham.

22:01
 

Ryan Nyambe delivers the ball.

20:01
 

Eduardo Lucas Joao gets a header at goal. Chris Maxwell makes a save.

19:12
 

Jordan Hugill has an effort at goal. Blocked by Darragh Lenihan.

16:40
 

Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

15:43
 

Corner taken by Daryl Horgan from the left by-line.

14:02
 

Andrew Boyle gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Eduardo Lucas Joao.

9:27
 

Darragh Lenihan makes a clearance.

9:02
 

Clearance by Jason Lowe.

8:22
 

Paul Huntington gets a header at goal. Charlie Mulgrew gets a block in.

6:29
 

Clearance made by Paul Huntington.

3:59
 

Chris Maxwell makes a clearance.

1:32
 

Clearance made by Darragh Lenihan.

1:13
 

Clearance made by Darragh Lenihan.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.