• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 01 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Elland Road
Leeds United

Leeds United

Diouf 40"

McCormack 55"

Becchio 64"

3 - 3
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Olsson 18"

Nuno Gomes 26"

Rochina 83"

Leeds United vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Leeds United

1 Kenny
2 Peltier
5 Pearce
4 Lees
3 Drury
11 Varney
8 Austin
19 Norris
21 Diouf40"
10 Becchio64"
44 McCormack55"
Substitutes
12 Ashdown
6 Kisnorbo
14 White
17 Brown
20 Gray
25 Byram
26 Poleon

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
32 Ribeiro
5 Givet
16 Dann
14 Olsson18"
10 Formica
18 Etuhu
13 Murphy
12 Pedersen
21 Nuno Gomes26"
11 Rhodes
Substitutes
34 Kean
2 Orr
6 Lowe
17 Jorge
19 Junior
23 Rochina83"
31 Hanley

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leeds United

D L L L L L W D

Blackburn Rovers

L W D D D W D W
Head to Head
Blackburn
1-2
Leeds 13-Jan-1990
Leeds
1-1
Blackburn 26-Aug-1989
Blackburn
2-0
Leeds 27-Mar-1989
Leeds
2-0
Blackburn 26-Dec-1988
Leeds
2-2
Blackburn 27-Feb-1988
Blackburn
1-1
Leeds 03-Oct-1987


Live Text Commentary
94:38 +4.38
 

Effort from inside the six-yard box by El-Hadji Diouf goes wide left of the target.

93:34 +3.34
Substitution
 

Luke Varney goes off and Samuel Byram comes on.

93:20 +3.2
 

Close range shot by Dickson Etuhu goes wide of the right-hand upright.

90:57 +0.57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Luke Varney on Markus Olsson. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, Tom Lees makes a clearance.

87:52
 

Ross McCormack challenges Jason Lowe unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

86:18
 

Ruben Rochina fouled by Rodolph Austin, the ref awards a free kick. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

85:19
 

El-Hadji Diouf fouled by Dickson Etuhu, the ref awards a free kick. Dickson Etuhu receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Patrick Kenny.

84:13
 

Rodolph Austin concedes a free kick for a foul on Ruben Rochina. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.

82:36
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Ruben Rochina finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Leeds 3-3 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Grant Hanley.

82:09
 

Unfair challenge on Ruben Rochina by Tom Lees results in a free kick. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

80:40
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen has an effort at goal from long distance that goes wide left.

80:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Norris on Danny Murphy. Free kick taken by Danny Murphy.

79:37
 

Ruben Rochina takes a shot. Save made by Patrick Kenny.

77:28
 

Unfair challenge on Ross McCormack by Dickson Etuhu results in a free kick. The ball is sent over by Ross McCormack, Header by El-Hadji Diouf from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

74:32
Substitution
 

Ruben Rochina joins the action as a substitute, replacing Miguel Nuno Gomes.

73:40
 

Corner taken short by El-Hadji Diouf.

71:42
 

Foul by Markus Olsson on El-Hadji Diouf, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Ross McCormack, clearance by Jordan Rhodes.

71:00
 

Effort on goal by Miguel Nuno Gomes from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

69:52
 

Ross McCormack has an effort at goal. Paul Robinson makes a save.

68:31
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the inswinging corner, save by Patrick Kenny.

66:46
 

Danny Murphy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Rodolph Austin. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ross McCormack, free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Pearce on Grant Hanley. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

64:51
Goal
 

Luciano Becchio scores a headed goal from close in. Leeds 3-2 Blackburn.

64:17
 

Grant Hanley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on El-Hadji Diouf. Grant Hanley receives a caution. Direct free kick taken by El-Hadji Diouf.

63:22
 

David Norris takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

63:01
 

Luciano Becchio takes a shot. Save made by Paul Robinson.

62:48
 

Short corner taken by El-Hadji Diouf from the right by-line.

60:00
 

Luke Varney has an effort at goal from outside the area which misses left.

59:43
 

Danny Murphy concedes a free kick for a foul on Ross McCormack. Adam Drury takes the direct free kick.

57:48
 

Rodolph Austin fouled by Miguel Nuno Gomes, the ref awards a free kick. The ball is crossed by El-Hadji Diouf, Header from close in by Rodolph Austin misses to the right of the target.

55:40
Goal
 

Ross McCormack finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box high into the middle of the goal. Leeds 2-2 Blackburn.Adam Drury provided the assist for the goal.

54:28
Substitution
 

Jason Lowe on for Mauro Formica.

49:09 +4.09
 

Luke Varney is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

52:38
 

The ball is crossed by El-Hadji Diouf, save made by Paul Robinson.

48:37 +3.37
 

Handball decision goes against Mauro Formica. Adam Drury restarts play with the free kick.

51:42
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Danny Murphy goes wide of the left-hand upright.

51:15
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the inswinging corner, Tom Lees manages to make a clearance.

50:27
 

Luke Varney takes a shot. Gael Givet gets a block in.

49:47
 

Dickson Etuhu gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Peltier. Ross McCormack crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Danny Murphy manages to make a clearance.

48:59
 

Dickson Etuhu fouled by Ross McCormack, the ref awards a free kick. Shot comes in from Morten Gamst Pedersen from the free kick, save made by Patrick Kenny.

47:57
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, clearance by Jason Pearce. Effort on goal by Danny Murphy from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

46:26 +1.26
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes by Luke Varney results in a free kick. Luke Varney booked for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

45:40 +0.4
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on El-Hadji Diouf by Dickson Etuhu. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Lee Peltier from right channel, save by Paul Robinson.

45:29
 

Unfair challenge on Luke Varney by Dickson Etuhu results in a free kick. The ball is crossed by Ross McCormack, Close range header by Jason Pearce goes over the crossbar.

44:25
 

Luke Varney challenges Morten Gamst Pedersen unfairly and gives away a free kick. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

42:06
 

Miguel Nuno Gomes challenges Lee Peltier unfairly and gives away a free kick. Centre by Ross McCormack, El-Hadji Diouf takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a save. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by El-Hadji Diouf from the left by-line, clearance by Paul Robinson.

39:34
Goal
 

Bruno Ribeiro concedes a free kick for a foul on El-Hadji Diouf. Ross McCormack delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel. El-Hadji Diouf fires in a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Leeds 1-2 Blackburn.

37:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Bruno Ribeiro on El-Hadji Diouf. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Adam Drury from own half, Foul by Luke Varney on Morten Gamst Pedersen, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

36:10
 

Ross McCormack takes a inswinging corner.

33:20
Yellow card
 

Adam Drury concedes a free kick for a foul on Mauro Formica. The referee shows Adam Drury a yellow card. Danny Murphy crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance made by Adam Drury. Danny Murphy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luciano Becchio. Free kick taken by Adam Drury.

31:06
 

A cross is delivered by Mauro Formica.

30:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Lees on Markus Olsson. Danny Murphy takes the direct free kick.

29:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Grant Hanley by Luciano Becchio. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

28:01
 

The referee books Mauro Formica for unsporting behaviour.

26:31
Goal
 

Miguel Nuno Gomes scores a goal from just outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leeds 0-2 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Markus Olsson.

25:26
 

Dickson Etuhu challenges Luciano Becchio unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Drury delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, Morten Gamst Pedersen makes a clearance.

23:53
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line to the near post.

23:22
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, clearance made by Jason Pearce.

21:42
 

David Norris challenges Danny Murphy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

20:55
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a shot. Save made by Patrick Kenny.

18:46
Goal
 

Markus Olsson grabs a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Leeds 0-1 Blackburn.Assist by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

17:21
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Rodolph Austin. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

13:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rodolph Austin on Miguel Nuno Gomes. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.

12:16
 

Miguel Nuno Gomes takes a shot. Save made by Patrick Kenny.

12:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Murphy by Luke Varney. Direct free kick taken by Danny Murphy.

10:03
 

Markus Olsson has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses left.

9:24
Substitution
 

Scott Dann leaves the field to be replaced by Grant Hanley. Inswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line played to the near post, Luke Varney manages to make a clearance.

6:31
 

Foul by El-Hadji Diouf on Morten Gamst Pedersen, free kick awarded. Danny Murphy delivers the ball, Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a shot. Save by Patrick Kenny. Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line played to the near post, Luke Varney makes a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Adam Drury manages to make a clearance.

5:30
 

Foul by Markus Olsson on Ross McCormack, free kick awarded. Lee Peltier takes the direct free kick.

4:41
 

Miguel Nuno Gomes has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

3:44
 

Unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes by David Norris results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Danny Murphy.

2:33
 

Luciano Becchio concedes a free kick for a foul on Gael Givet. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

1:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Norris by Mauro Formica. Free kick taken by Adam Drury.

:40
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ross McCormack from the right by-line, clearance made by Dickson Etuhu.

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1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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