• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 01 October 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers vs Watford


Team Lineups

Blackburn Rovers

34 Kean
2 Kane
16 Dann
5 Hanley
3 Spurr
45 Cairney
6 Lowe
29 Evans
7 King
11 Rhodes
9 Best
Substitutes
4 Kilgallon
12 Marshall
13 Eastwood
14 Olsson
17 Williamson
21 Marrow
25 Judge

Watford

1 Almunia
5 Belkalem
4 Angella
27 Cassetti
19 Faraoni
7 Battocchio
10 McGugan
23 Iriney
21 Anya
15 Acuna
9 Deeney
Substitutes
8 McEachran
11 Forestieri
12 Doyley
16 Murray
18 Pudil
20 Fabbrini
30 Bond

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Blackburn Rovers

W L L W D D D W

Watford

W W L D W W W W
Head to Head
Watford
4-0
Blackburn 20-Apr-2013
Blackburn
1-0
Watford 27-Oct-2012
Watford
0-1
Blackburn 20-Feb-2001
Blackburn
3-4
Watford 12-Sep-2000
Watford
2-1
Blackburn 11-Apr-1992
Blackburn
1-0
Watford 17-Sep-1991


Live Text Commentary
95:43 +5.43
 

Jordan Rhodes takes the free kick.

95:15 +5.15
 

Unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes by Marco Faraoni results in a free kick.

94:24 +4.24
 

Foul by Essaid Belkalem on Tom Cairney, free kick awarded.

93:48 +3.48
 

Jake Kean takes the free kick.

93:22 +3.22
 

Fernando Forestieri gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Cairney.

92:15 +2.15
 

The ball is crossed by Diego Fabbrini.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

91:44 +1.44
 

Foul by Tom Cairney on Diego Fabbrini, free kick awarded.

91:18 +1.18
 

Clearance by Todd Kane.

90:20 +0.2
 

Shot by Diego Fabbrini. Jordan Rhodes gets a block in.

90:13 +0.13
 

Lewis McGugan crosses the ball in from the free kick.

89:46
Substitution
 

Matthew Kilgallon joins the action as a substitute, replacing Scott Dann.

89:19
 

Unfair challenge on Lewis McGugan by Tommy Spurr results in a free kick.

87:11
 

Clearance made by Gabriele Angella.

86:12
 

The ball is delivered by Ben Marshall.

85:55
 

Strike comes in from Ben Marshall from the free kick. Josh McEachran gets a block in.

85:02
 

Essaid Belkalem concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordan Rhodes.

84:47
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

84:04
 

Lewis McGugan shoots direct from the free kick and clears the bar.

83:02
 

Foul by Corry Evans on Fernando Forestieri, free kick awarded.

82:44
 

Gabriele Angella makes a clearance.

82:19
 

Gabriele Angella restarts play with the free kick.

82:03
Substitution
 

Markus Olsson replaces Joshua King.

81:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Essaid Belkalem by Jordan Rhodes.

80:42
 

Fernando Forestieri takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

79:07
 

Essaid Belkalem makes a clearance.

78:18
 

Clearance made by Essaid Belkalem.

76:25
 

Clearance made by Marco Faraoni.

75:34
 

Joshua King takes a shot and cleared the bar.

73:52
 

Header by Jordan Rhodes misses right.

73:48
 

A cross is delivered by Ben Marshall.

71:23
Substitution
 

Cristian Battocchio goes off and Fernando Forestieri comes on.

70:36
 

Corner taken by Lewis McGugan from the right by-line.

69:31
 

The ball is swung over by Ben Marshall.

68:31
 

Ben Marshall gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Josh McEachran.

68:23
 

The ball is sent over by Marco Faraoni.

67:36
 

Ben Marshall takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand upright.

66:44
 

Grant Hanley restarts play with the free kick.

66:20
 

Marco Faraoni concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Spurr.

64:49
Goal
 

Jordan Rhodes scores with a header. Blackburn 1-0 Watford.Assist by Corry Evans.

64:08
 

Clearance by Essaid Belkalem.

61:29
 

Todd Kane crosses the ball.

60:56
Substitution
 

Josh McEachran replaces Santos Iriney.

60:52
Substitution
 

Ben Marshall joins the action as a substitute, replacing Leon Best.

60:13
 

Essaid Belkalem concedes a free kick for a foul on Leon Best.

59:47
 

Joshua King takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

58:54
 

Gabriele Angella makes a clearance.

58:37
 

Jordan Rhodes takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Manuel Almunia catches the ball.

58:25
 

Clearance made by Marco Cassetti.

57:37
 

Lewis McGugan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Jake Kean safely holds on.

55:26
 

Troy Deeney sends in a cross.

54:30
 

Unfair challenge on Manuel Almunia by Jordan Rhodes results in a free kick.

54:18
 

The ball is sent over by Tommy Spurr.

52:05
 

Scott Dann concedes a free kick for a foul on Diego Fabbrini.

51:29
 

Joshua King concedes a free kick for a foul on Lewis McGugan.

51:02
 

The ball is sent over by Cristian Battocchio.

50:01
 

Lewis McGugan shoots direct from the free kick. Todd Kane gets a block in.

47:10 +2.1
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

47:06 +2.06
 

Corner taken by Lewis McGugan.

48:59
 

Unfair challenge on Diego Fabbrini by Corry Evans results in a free kick.

46:54 +1.54
 

A cross is delivered by Ikechi Anya.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

45:56
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

45:01
Substitution
 

Diego Fabbrini on for Javier Acuna.

44:47
 

Free kick taken by Jake Kean.

44:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Troy Deeney on Scott Dann.

43:28
 

Clearance by Marco Cassetti.

42:33
 

Clearance made by Scott Dann.

41:15
 

Javier Acuna challenges Todd Kane unfairly and gives away a free kick.

37:46
 

Clearance made by Jake Kean.

36:56
 

Header by Gabriele Angella misses to the right of the target.

36:02
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

35:08
 

Grant Hanley manages to make a clearance.

34:37
 

Scott Dann makes a clearance.

30:58
 

Marco Cassetti makes a clearance.

28:03
 

Gabriele Angella manages to make a clearance.

27:07
 

Scott Dann takes the free kick.

26:34
 

Lewis McGugan is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

25:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lewis McGugan on Tom Cairney.

25:00
 

Gabriele Angella makes a clearance.

24:25
 

Shot by Cristian Battocchio went over the net.

23:22
Yellow card
 

Leon Best booked for unsporting behaviour.

23:19
 

Leon Best is penalised for a handball.

18:35
 

Gabriele Angella takes the free kick.

18:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Leon Best on Essaid Belkalem.

16:43
 

Clearance by Scott Dann.

15:57
 

Shot by Lewis McGugan went wide of the right-hand post.

14:42
 

Shot by Jordan Rhodes went wide right of the target.

14:34
 

Joshua King sends in a cross.

9:59
 

Centre by Marco Cassetti.

8:37
 

Clearance made by Marco Faraoni.

8:26
 

Shot by Tom Cairney. Essaid Belkalem gets a block in.

7:10
 

Clearance by Todd Kane.

5:25
 

Tom Cairney sends in a cross.

5:00
 

Leon Best takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Marco Cassetti gets a block in.

3:29
 

Cristian Battocchio is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

3:20
 

The ball is crossed by Marco Faraoni.

1:11
 

Foul by Corry Evans on Javier Acuna, free kick awarded.

:37
 

Clearance by Todd Kane.

:30
 

Grant Hanley manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 44 39 85
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 44 32 84
4 Norwich 44 38 82
5 Derby 44 32 76
6 Ipswich 44 18 75
7 Brentford 44 14 72
8 Wolverhampton 44 11 72
9 Blackburn 44 6 63
10 Charlton 44 -2 60

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