• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 23 October 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ewood Park
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Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur

Van der Vaart 14"

Van der Vaart 52"

Blackburn Rovers vs Tottenham Hotspur


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
35 Lowe
4 Samba
5 Givet
3 Olsson
29 Vukcevic
15 Nzonzi
12 Pedersen
23 Hoilett
30 Roberts
10 Formica27"
Substitutes
13 Bunn
14 Petrovic
19 Slew
20 Rochina
24 Yakubu
25 Goodwillie
31 Hanley

Tottenham Hotspur

24 Friedel
28 Walker
4 Kaboul
19 Bassong
32 Assou-Ekotto
7 Lennon
8 Parker
14 Modric
3 Bale
11 Van der Vaart14"52"
10 Adebayor
Substitutes
23 Cudicini
9 Pavlyuchenko
18 Defoe
25 Rose
29 Livermore
30 Sandro
31 Townsend

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Blackburn Rovers

L L L L W L L L

Tottenham Hotspur

W W L D W W L W
Head to Head
Blackburn
0-1
Tottenham 02-Feb-2011
Tottenham
4-2
Blackburn 13-Nov-2010
Tottenham
3-1
Blackburn 13-Mar-2010
Blackburn
0-2
Tottenham 19-Dec-2009
Blackburn
2-1
Tottenham 04-Apr-2009
Tottenham
1-0
Blackburn 23-Nov-2008

Live Text Commentary
93:12 +3.12
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

93:02 +3.02
 

Centre by David Goodwillie, Kyle Walker manages to make a clearance.

91:23 +1.23
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ayegbeni Yakubu on Luka Modric. Ayegbeni Yakubu receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Brad Friedel takes the direct free kick.

86:58
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kyle Walker by Steven Nzonzi. (Tottenham) makes a substitution, with Jermain Defoe coming on for Rafael Van der Vaart. Brad Friedel restarts play with the free kick.

84:40
 

David Hoilett takes a shot. Benoit Assou-Ekotto gets a block in.

83:09
 

Shot from just outside the box by Gareth Bale goes over the crossbar.

82:00
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

81:24
Substitution
 

David Goodwillie replaces Jason Roberts.

79:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luka Modric by Steven Nzonzi. The referee books Jason Roberts for dissent. Luka Modric takes the free kick.

78:13
 

Jason Roberts gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Parker. Younes Kaboul takes the free kick.

76:39
 

Foul by Ruben Rochina on Danny Rose, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Rafael Van der Vaart.

75:58
 

Effort on goal by Jason Roberts from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

75:35
Yellow card
 

Danny Rose booked.

75:09
 

Martin Olsson fouled by Danny Rose, the ref awards a free kick. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing.

74:37
 

Ruben Rochina takes a shot. Younes Kaboul gets a block in.

73:01
 

Effort on goal by Ayegbeni Yakubu from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

72:16
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto fouled by Jason Roberts, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

72:00
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

71:07
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, save by Brad Friedel.

70:41
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth Bale.

68:54
Substitution
 

Emmanuel Adebayor is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ruben Rochina replaces Simon Vukcevic. Ayegbeni Yakubu replaces Mauro Formica. Danny Rose replaces Aaron Lennon.

67:32
 

Short corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart.

66:48
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Martin Olsson.

66:32
 

Luka Modric takes a shot. Save made by Paul Robinson.

63:39
 

Christopher Samba takes a shot. Comfortable save by Brad Friedel. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Foul by Jason Roberts on Brad Friedel, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

62:45
 

Unfair challenge on Martin Olsson by Emmanuel Adebayor results in a free kick. Gael Givet takes the free kick.

62:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Lowe on Gareth Bale. Caution for Jason Lowe. Benoit Assou-Ekotto restarts play with the free kick.

59:45
 

Martin Olsson sends in a cross, Benoit Assou-Ekotto makes a clearance.

56:34
 

Effort on goal by Steven Nzonzi from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

56:16
 

The ball is sent over by Morten Gamst Pedersen, clearance by Brad Friedel.

55:28
 

Emmanuel Adebayor is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

53:56
Yellow card
 

Rafael Van der Vaart fouled by Steven Nzonzi, the ref awards a free kick. Steven Nzonzi receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Luka Modric.

52:06
Goal
 

Goal scored by Rafael Van der Vaart from outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Blackburn 1-2 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

51:29
 

Luka Modric takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

46:26
 

Younes Kaboul gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Roberts. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball in from the free kick, Emmanuel Adebayor makes a clearance.

45:34
 

Shot from inside the area by Emmanuel Adebayor clears the bar.

45:12
 

Scott Parker fouled by David Hoilett, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Parker.

44:35
 

Foul by Simon Vukcevic on Gareth Bale, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

44:17
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Walker by Christopher Samba results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

42:49
 

The ball is crossed by Simon Vukcevic.

40:16
 

Sebastien Bassong concedes a free kick for a foul on David Hoilett. The ball is sent over by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Christopher Samba misses to the left of the goal.

39:49
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Martin Olsson gets a block in.

38:16
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen concedes a free kick for a foul on Gareth Bale. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart from left wing, clearance by Gael Givet.

37:18
 

Mauro Formica fouled by Sebastien Bassong, the ref awards a free kick. Morten Gamst Pedersen delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, save by Brad Friedel.

36:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gael Givet on Rafael Van der Vaart. Direct free kick taken by Younes Kaboul.

36:03
 

David Hoilett takes a shot. Save made by Brad Friedel.

34:57
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart from the left by-line to the near post, Morten Gamst Pedersen makes a clearance.

34:36
 

Luka Modric takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a save.

33:47
 

Corner taken left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart, Steven Nzonzi makes a clearance.

30:33
 

Centre by Jason Lowe.

29:01
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

28:44
 

Simon Vukcevic takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

26:37
Goal
 

Foul by Scott Parker on Mauro Formica, free kick awarded. The ball is sent over by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Goal scored by Mauro Formica from deep inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Blackburn 1-1 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from Christopher Samba.

25:05
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Emmanuel Adebayor. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

24:39
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

22:57
 

The offside flag is raised against Emmanuel Adebayor. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

21:41
 

David Hoilett has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

20:33
 

Jason Lowe is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

20:05
 

Steven Nzonzi takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Parker.

19:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luka Modric by Mauro Formica. Direct free kick taken by Luka Modric.

16:49
 

Outswinging corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart.

16:31
 

Jason Lowe sends in a cross.

15:29
 

David Hoilett delivers the ball.

14:14
Goal
 

Rafael Van der Vaart finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Blackburn 0-1 Tottenham.Kyle Walker provided the assist for the goal.

13:22
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen challenges Aaron Lennon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

12:41
 

Inswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

10:30
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Younes Kaboul on Jason Roberts. Morten Gamst Pedersen has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, Benoit Assou-Ekotto gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Mauro Formica takes a shot. Blocked by Younes Kaboul. Mauro Formica takes a shot. Benoit Assou-Ekotto gets a block in.

9:52
 

The ball is delivered by Rafael Van der Vaart.

8:48
 

Centre by Gareth Bale, Martin Olsson makes a clearance.

7:44
 

David Hoilett takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

6:35
 

Aaron Lennon fouled by Martin Olsson, the ref awards a free kick. Brad Friedel restarts play with the free kick.

5:45
 

A cross is delivered by Emmanuel Adebayor, clearance by Jason Lowe.

4:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rafael Van der Vaart by Morten Gamst Pedersen. Indirect free kick taken by Luka Modric.

3:38
 

Unfair challenge on Scott Parker by Morten Gamst Pedersen results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

1:44
 

Outswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Christopher Samba goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

Full Barclays Premier League Table