• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 26 February 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The King Power Stadium
Leicester City

Leicester City

Wood 28"

Kane 41"

King 90"

3 - 0

Leicester City vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Leicester City

1 Schmeichel
2 De Laet
15 Keane
5 Morgan
3 Konchesky
7 Marshall
4 Drinkwater
10 King90"
24 Knockaert
37 Kane41"
39 Wood28"
Substitutes
13 Logan
6 Whitbread
9 Vardy
11 Dyer
14 Waghorn
17 Gallagher
19 Wellens

Blackburn Rovers

34 Kean
2 Orr
16 Dann
23 Rekik
31 Hanley
6 Lowe
12 Pedersen
13 Murphy
35 Bentley
10 Campbell
11 Rhodes
Substitutes
29 Sandomierski
5 Givet
14 Olsson
21 Nuno Gomes
24 Morris
25 Goodwillie
27 Henley

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W

Blackburn Rovers

W D W L D D L D
Head to Head
Blackburn
2-1
Leicester 25-Aug-2012
Blackburn
0-1
Leicester 18-Apr-1992
Leicester
3-0
Blackburn 21-Sep-1991
Leicester
1-3
Blackburn 26-Jan-1991
Blackburn
4-1
Leicester 18-Sep-1990
Blackburn
2-4
Leicester 09-Dec-1989


Live Text Commentary
91:36 +1.36
Goal
 

Corner taken by Martyn Waghorn, Andy King scores a headed goal from close in. Leicester 3-0 Blackburn.Assist by Martyn Waghorn.

87:46
 

Corner taken by Martyn Waghorn.

85:56
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Henley on Jamie Vardy. Chris Wood leaves the field to be replaced by Martyn Waghorn. Ben Marshall has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Jake Kean.

85:10
 

Effort from outside the box by Chris Wood goes wide right of the target.

84:12
 

Jamie Vardy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Bentley. David Bentley takes the direct free kick.

82:07
Substitution
 

Jamie Vardy replaces Harry Kane.

78:37
 

Foul by Wes Morgan on Miguel Nuno Gomes, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David Bentley.

77:53
 

Effort from long range by Markus Olsson goes wide of the left-hand upright.

77:09
 

Harry Kane is ruled offside. Jake Kean restarts play with the free kick.

76:38
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ben Marshall from the left by-line, Grant Hanley makes a clearance.

74:19
Substitution
 

Lloyd Dyer is brought on as a substitute for Anthony Knockaert.

70:38
Substitution
 

Adam Henley concedes a free kick for a foul on Ben Marshall. Ben Marshall takes the direct free kick. Miguel Nuno Gomes joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jordan Rhodes.

69:16
 

Markus Olsson has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

66:21
 

Inswinging corner taken by David Bentley from the left by-line.

60:25
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Murphy by Danny Drinkwater results in a free kick. Grant Hanley takes the direct free kick.

49:27
 

Shot on goal by Ben Marshall from just inside the area goes over the target.

46:48
 

Harry Kane produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

45:16 +0.16
 

David Bentley fouled by Anthony Knockaert, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Blackburn) makes a substitution, with Markus Olsson coming on for Morten Gamst Pedersen. Adam Henley joins the action as a substitute, replacing Karim Rekik.

44:29
 

Effort on goal by Chris Wood from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

40:26
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ben Marshall from the left by-line, Harry Kane scores a headed goal from close range. Leicester 2-0 Blackburn.Assist by Ben Marshall.

38:02
 

The referee gives a free kick against Anthony Knockaert for handball. Free kick taken by Scott Dann.

33:02
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Anthony Knockaert, save by Jake Kean.

32:24
 

Jordan Rhodes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Konchesky. Paul Konchesky takes the free kick.

28:34
Goal
 

Chris Wood grabs a headed goal from close range. Leicester 1-0 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Ben Marshall.

25:13
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ben Marshall from the left by-line, Michael Keane produces a left-footed shot from close in that clears the bar.

22:59
 

David Bentley takes the inswinging corner, Chris Wood makes a clearance. Morten Gamst Pedersen has an effort at goal. Save made by Kasper Schmeichel. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by David Bentley from the left by-line, clearance by Michael Keane.

21:05
 

Anthony Knockaert takes a shot. Save by Jake Kean. Ben Marshall takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Grant Hanley. Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Knockaert.

15:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Lowe by Wes Morgan. Strike comes in from Morten Gamst Pedersen from the free kick.

14:52
 

Inswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line played to the near post.

10:19
 

Close range headed effort by Chris Wood misses to the right of the goal.

8:12
 

Karim Rekik concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Knockaert. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Anthony Knockaert, Danny Murphy manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Anthony Knockaert, clearance by Scott Dann. Corner from the right by-line taken by Anthony Knockaert, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

6:47
 

Harry Kane takes a shot. Jake Kean makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Knockaert, clearance made by Grant Hanley.

5:05
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by David Bentley goes wide left of the goal.

4:02
 

Anthony Knockaert gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Lowe. Jake Kean restarts play with the free kick.

2:42
 

David Bentley takes a shot.

2:18
 

Harry Kane takes a shot. Save by Jake Kean.

1:15
 

Effort by Ben Marshall from a long way out goes over the target.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Brighton 5 4 13
2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

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