• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 23 November 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers vs Reading


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

34 Kean
2 Kane
5 Hanley
16 Dann
3 Spurr
45 Cairney
17 Williamson
6 Lowe
7 King
8 Dunn
11 Rhodes
Substitutes
4 Kilgallon
12 Marshall
13 Eastwood
19 Taylor
23 Rochina
25 Judge
27 Henley

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
3 Kelly
6 Baird
20 Guthrie
12 McCleary
7 Pogrebnyak
37 Obita
9 Le Fondre
Substitutes
1 Federici
11 McAnuff
14 Sharp
16 Akpan
22 Blackman
23 Williams
25 Taylor

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Blackburn Rovers

L W D D D W D W

Reading

D D D L L L L W
Head to Head
Blackburn
1-1
Reading 02-May-1988
Reading
0-0
Blackburn 28-Nov-1987
Blackburn
0-0
Reading 14-Apr-1987
Reading
4-0
Blackburn 04-Oct-1986


Live Text Commentary
92:55 +2.55
 

Jake Kean takes the free kick.

92:45 +2.45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Pearce on Jason Lowe.

92:22 +2.22
 

Clearance by Scott Dann.

91:12 +1.12
 

A cross is delivered by Ruben Rochina.

Full time
 

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

90:41 +0.41
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

89:06
 

Headed chance falls to Alex Pearce. Jake Kean makes a block.

89:03
 

Corner taken by Jordan Obita from the left by-line.

88:16
 

Free kick taken by Jake Kean.

87:48
 

The official flags Nick Blackman offside.

87:47
Substitution
 

Garath McCleary goes off and Nick Blackman comes on.

87:20
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Pearce by Chris Taylor results in a free kick.

87:10
 

Tom Cairney takes the free kick.

85:18
 

Unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes by Kaspars Gorkss results in a free kick.

83:53
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

83:05
 

Ruben Rochina takes a shot. Blocked by Chris Gunter.

82:28
 

Tom Cairney restarts play with the free kick.

82:08
 

Unfair challenge on Ruben Rochina by Hope Akpan results in a free kick.

81:46
 

Stephen Kelly makes a clearance.

81:27
Substitution
 

Ruben Rochina on for Joshua King.

81:02
 

Foul by Danny Guthrie on Tom Cairney, free kick awarded.

79:39
 

Joshua King crosses the ball.

78:59
 

Todd Kane produces a cross.

78:38
 

Lee Williamson takes a shot. Kaspars Gorkss gets a block in.

76:05
 

Header by Hope Akpan misses left.

75:29
 

Danny Guthrie takes the free kick.

75:09
 

Scott Dann gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

73:23
 

Jake Kean takes the free kick.

72:46
 

Scott Dann fouled by Hope Akpan, the ref awards a free kick.

71:41
 

Header at goal by Alex Pearce misses to the right.

71:35
 

Corner taken by Danny Guthrie.

70:17
 

Joshua King challenges Chris Gunter unfairly and gives away a free kick.

69:42
 

Jordan Rhodes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Pearce.

68:55
 

Strike comes in from Tom Cairney from the free kick and misses right of the target.

68:09
 

Kaspars Gorkss concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Cairney.

67:13
 

The ball is delivered by Todd Kane.

66:08
 

Clearance made by Stephen Kelly.

65:44
Substitution
 

(Blackburn) makes a substitution, with Chris Taylor coming on for David Dunn.

65:15
 

Clearance by Kaspars Gorkss.

63:44
 

Scott Dann concedes a free kick for a foul on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

62:35
 

Jordan Rhodes fouled by Alex Pearce, the ref awards a free kick.

61:49
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak takes a weak shot and cleared the bar.

61:45
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Gunter.

60:47
 

Todd Kane fouled by Jordan Obita, the ref awards a free kick.

59:56
 

Joshua King takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

59:09
 

Shot by Joshua King missed to the right of the net.

58:17
 

Header by Alex Pearce misses right.

57:39
 

Free kick taken by Danny Guthrie.

56:32
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hope Akpan by Lee Williamson.

56:15
 

Free kick taken by Jake Kean.

55:18
 

Kaspars Gorkss challenges Jordan Rhodes unfairly and gives away a free kick.

54:54
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Guthrie by David Dunn results in a free kick.

53:41
 

Foul by Garath McCleary on Joshua King, free kick awarded.

52:32
 

Chris Gunter receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

51:46
 

Clearance by Scott Dann.

47:14 +2.14
 

Grant Hanley takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Alex McCarthy blocks the ball.

48:06
 

Danny Guthrie restarts play with the free kick.

47:56
 

Grant Hanley concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Williams.

46:21 +1.21
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Pavel Pogrebnyak.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

46:58
 

Jordan Rhodes crosses the ball.

46:11
 

Chance falls to Jordan Rhodes who heads at goal. Alex McCarthy makes a block.

45:45
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

45:08
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

45:01
Substitution
 

Hope Akpan replaces Adam Le Fondre.

45:01
Substitution
 

Daniel Williams on for Chris Baird.

43:37
 

A cross is delivered by Garath McCleary.

42:25
 

Joshua King gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Gunter.

38:59
 

Header at goal by Pavel Pogrebnyak to the left of the net.

38:51
 

Garath McCleary produces a cross.

37:20
 

Corner taken by Tom Cairney.

36:45
 

Tom Cairney takes a shot. Alex McCarthy turns it away with a finger tip save.

35:43
 

Danny Guthrie takes the free kick.

35:34
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak fouled by Tommy Spurr, the ref awards a free kick.

31:55
 

Shot by Tom Cairney. Alex McCarthy blocks the ball.

31:04
 

Centre by Danny Guthrie.

30:09
 

Tommy Spurr produces a cross.

29:00
 

Tommy Spurr is cautioned.

28:42
 

Tommy Spurr gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Guthrie.

28:03
 

Chris Gunter challenges Joshua King unfairly and gives away a free kick.

27:22
 

Free kick taken by Jake Kean.

26:51
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jake Kean.

26:23
 

Jordan Obita crosses the ball.

26:01
 

Tommy Spurr manages to make a clearance.

24:55
 

Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

24:03
 

Jordan Obita challenges Scott Dann unfairly and gives away a free kick.

19:08
 

The ball is sent over by Lee Williamson.

18:33
 

Todd Kane produces a cross.

17:12
 

Shot by Grant Hanley. Alex McCarthy safely holds on.

16:44
 

Chris Baird makes a clearance.

15:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pavel Pogrebnyak on Grant Hanley.

15:10
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak concedes a free kick for a foul on Grant Hanley.

14:23
 

Shot by David Dunn. Alex McCarthy safely holds on.

12:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Kelly on Scott Dann.

11:58
 

Kaspars Gorkss gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Dunn.

10:59
 

Foul by Chris Baird on Tom Cairney, free kick awarded.

10:32
 

Free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

10:08
 

The official flags Todd Kane offside.

6:44
 

Joshua King takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Pearce.

3:36
 

Free kick taken by Kaspars Gorkss.

3:23
 

Foul by David Dunn on Kaspars Gorkss, free kick awarded.

2:12
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

2:07
 

Jake Kean takes the free kick.

1:44
 

Adam Le Fondre challenges Scott Dann unfairly and gives away a free kick.

1:10
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak fouled by Lee Williamson, the ref awards a free kick.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table