• Date: Sat 17 December 2016
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Graham 43"

Brown 72"

2 - 3
Reading

Reading

Samuel 31"

Moore 59"

Evans 90"

Blackburn Rovers vs Reading


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

1 Steele
10 Marshall
30 Brown72"
26 Lenihan
5 Williams
32 Conway
6 Lowe
21 Akpan
17 Emnes
19 Gallagher
12 Graham43"
Substitutes
7 Feeney
8 Byrne
9 Stokes
24 Nyambe
31 Bennett
33 Raya
34 Wharton

Reading

26 Al Habsi
2 Gunter
5 McShane
16 Moore59"
24 Blackett
4 van den Berg
6 Evans90"
7 Beerens
38 Kelly
12 McCleary
14 Samuel31"
Substitutes
3 Cooper
15 Harriott
17 Wieser
18 Kermorgant
19 Meite
30 Watson
40 Moore

Possession Stats

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Form Guide -

Blackburn Rovers

Reading



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

90:00 +5.15
 

Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

90:00 +0.26
 

Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

90:00 +0.33
 

Wes Brown fouled by Yann Kermorgant, the ref awards a free kick.

90:00 +1.2
Goal
 

George Evans scores a right footed goal. Blackburn 2-3 Reading.Garath McCleary provided the assist for the goal.

90:00 +2.36
 

The ball is crossed by Marvin Emnes.

90:00 +3.25
Substitution
 

Jake Cooper on for Liam Kelly.

90:00 +3.4
 

Clearance made by Yann Kermorgant.

90:00 +4.09
 

Jake Cooper manages to make a clearance.

87:45
 

Clearance made by Tyler Blackett.

85:13
Substitution
 

Ryan Nyambe comes on in place of Hope Akpan.

84:48
 

Garath McCleary gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wes Brown.

83:44
 

Sam Gallagher challenges Paul McShane unfairly and gives away a free kick.

82:34
 

Shot by Garath McCleary went wide right of the target.

82:02
 

Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

81:32
 

Unfair challenge on Hope Akpan by Liam Moore results in a free kick.

80:36
 

Derrick Williams makes a clearance.

80:30
 

The ball is crossed by Liam Kelly.

78:47
 

Shot by Liam Kelly. Save by Jason Steele.

78:10
 

Shot by Roy Beerens. Jason Steele parries the ball away.

76:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hope Akpan on Paul McShane.

76:50
 

Ben Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

76:31
 

Tyler Blackett challenges Craig Conway unfairly and gives away a free kick.

74:56
 

Chris Gunter takes the free kick.

74:49
 

Marvin Emnes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul McShane.

74:12
 

Header at goal by Darragh Lenihan goes over the frame of the goal.

74:09
 

Free kick taken by Craig Conway.

73:33
 

Marvin Emnes fouled by Liam Moore, the ref awards a free kick.

72:12
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

71:48
 

Danny Graham gets a header at goal. A parry by Ali Al Habsi prevents the goal.

71:39
 

The ball is delivered by Marvin Emnes.

70:43
 

Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

70:19
 

Sam Gallagher concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Gunter.

69:43
 

Jason Steele takes the free kick.

69:13
 

The referee blows for offside against Liam Kelly.

68:25
 

Darragh Lenihan makes a clearance.

67:41
 

Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

67:07
 

Foul by Ben Marshall on Roy Beerens, free kick awarded.

66:36
 

Clearance made by Paul McShane.

65:14
 

Foul by Jason Lowe on Liam Kelly, free kick awarded.

64:14
 

Roy Beerens fouled by Ben Marshall, the ref awards a free kick.

62:54
 

Sam Gallagher takes a shot. Liam Moore gets a block in.

62:51
 

Header by Sam Gallagher goes to the left of the goal.

62:30
 

Marvin Emnes sends in a cross.

59:50
Goal
 

Goal scored by Liam Moore to to the bottom left corner of the goal. Blackburn 1-2 Reading.

59:47
 

Clearance made by Sam Gallagher.

59:18
Substitution
 

Yann Kermorgant on for Dominic Samuel.

58:31
 

Garath McCleary delivers the ball.

56:54
 

Garath McCleary produces a cross.

55:07
 

Foul by Craig Conway on Roy Beerens, free kick awarded.

51:04
 

Headed chance falls to Marvin Emnes. Save by Ali Al Habsi.

49:37
 

Chris Gunter manages to make a clearance.

48:44
 

Clearance made by Chris Gunter.

48:02
 

Liam Moore fouled by Darragh Lenihan, the ref awards a free kick.

46:59
 

Header by Liam Moore goes to the left of the goal.

46:55
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the right by-line.

46:16
 

Chris Gunter produces a cross.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

43:29
Goal
 

Danny Graham scores. Blackburn 1-1 Reading.

42:59
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Tyler Blackett gets a block in.

42:57
 

Sam Gallagher has an effort at goal. Ali Al Habsi parries the ball but the danger is not over.

42:22
 

Clearance made by Chris Gunter.

40:59
 

Free kick taken by Wes Brown.

40:42
 

Unfair challenge on Ben Marshall by Dominic Samuel results in a free kick.

38:58
 

Jason Steele makes a clearance.

38:05
 

Paul McShane manages to make a clearance.

37:42
 

Ali Al Habsi takes the free kick.

37:04
 

Centre by Marvin Emnes.

36:44
 

Sam Gallagher produces a cross.

35:55
 

Jason Lowe takes the free kick.

35:25
 

Garath McCleary goes into the referee's book.

35:22
 

Garath McCleary challenges Hope Akpan unfairly and gives away a free kick.

34:14
 

The ball is delivered by Liam Kelly.

32:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Gunter by Sam Gallagher.

31:01
Goal
 

Dominic Samuel slots the ball right footed into the goal. Blackburn 0-1 Reading.Assist by Garath McCleary.

29:04
 

Clearance by Liam Moore.

28:51
 

Clearance by Tyler Blackett.

28:44
 

Ben Marshall takes a shot. George Evans gets a block in.

28:40
 

Short corner worked by Craig Conway.

28:18
 

Clearance by Paul McShane.

28:15
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

27:48
 

Liam Kelly challenges Hope Akpan unfairly and gives away a free kick.

26:59
 

Ben Marshall crosses the ball in from the free kick.

26:32
 

Tyler Blackett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Lowe.

25:23
 

Danny Graham takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi parries the ball away.

24:20
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Dominic Samuel.

22:33
 

Garath McCleary takes a shot. Jason Steele parries the ball away.

21:19
 

Jason Lowe makes a clearance.

19:52
 

Clearance by Darragh Lenihan.

18:41
 

Clearance made by Derrick Williams.

18:39
 

The ball is delivered by Roy Beerens.

17:56
 

Wes Brown manages to make a clearance.

17:15
 

Foul by Wes Brown on Dominic Samuel, free kick awarded.

15:36
 

Header at goal by Hope Akpan misses left of the target.

14:55
 

Free kick taken by Wes Brown.

14:08
 

Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

12:59
 

Chris Gunter takes the free kick.

12:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Gallagher on Paul McShane.

9:47
 

Clearance by George Evans.

9:04
 

Shot by Liam Kelly missed to the left of the target.

6:39
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

6:09
 

Jason Lowe takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi fumbles the ball.

5:04
 

Garath McCleary decides to take a short corner.

3:24
 

Roy Beerens produces a cross.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.