• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Wed 03 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The City Ground

Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

1 Camp
15 Halford
5 Collins
26 Ayala
3 Harding
22 Lansbury
10 McGugan
4 Gillett
8 Cohen
11 Reid
24 Sharp
Substitutes
31 Evtimov
6 Moussi
14 Greening
18 Moloney
21 Coppinger
28 Majewski
36 Jenas

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
2 Orr
31 Hanley
16 Dann
5 Givet
6 Lowe
10 Formica
13 Murphy
3 Olsson
21 Nuno Gomes
11 Rhodes
Substitutes
34 Kean
7 Nunes
8 Dunn
12 Pedersen
23 Rochina
32 Ribeiro
39 Kazim-Richards

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Nottingham Forest

L L D L L D L L

Blackburn Rovers

L W D D D W D W
Head to Head
Nottm Forest
2-1
Blackburn 10-Feb-2001
Blackburn
3-0
Nottm Forest 09-Sep-2000
Nottm Forest
0-1
Blackburn 25-Mar-2000
Blackburn
2-1
Nottm Forest 26-Dec-1999
Blackburn
1-3
Nottm Forest 01-Jan-1977
Nottm Forest
3-0
Blackburn 06-Nov-1976


Live Text Commentary
93:40 +3.4
 

The ball is swung over by Grant Hanley.

92:04 +2.04
 

Centre by Dan Harding, clearance made by Martin Olsson. James Coppinger crosses the ball.

91:51 +1.51
 

The ball is crossed by Radoslaw Majewski, Bradley Orr makes a clearance.

87:54
 

Simon Gillett takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson. Corner taken left-footed by Chris Cohen from the right by-line, Danny Collins takes a shot. Daniel Ayala challenges Gael Givet unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

87:25
 

James Coppinger crosses the ball, Scott Dann makes a clearance.

84:40
Substitution
 

Radoslaw Majewski handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Andy Reid goes off and James Coppinger comes on. David Dunn replaces Jordan Rhodes. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

80:02
 

The ball is crossed by Andy Reid, Gael Givet manages to make a clearance.

79:52
 

The ball is swung over by Billy Sharp, clearance made by Grant Hanley.

77:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Cohen by Grant Hanley. Chris Cohen takes the direct free kick.

74:24
 

Andy Reid crosses the ball.

73:08
 

The ball is swung over by Andy Reid, Gael Givet makes a clearance.

71:36
Substitution
 

Bradley Orr takes a shot. Jermaine Jenas replaces Lewis McGugan.

70:38
 

Colin Kazim-Richards takes a long range shot clearing the bar.

69:51
 

A cross is delivered by Andy Reid, Billy Sharp has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

69:16
 

Martin Olsson takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

68:24
 

A cross is delivered by Lewis McGugan, clearance by Gael Givet. The ball is sent over by Greg Halford, Andy Reid has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box striking the post.

67:47
 

Lewis McGugan delivers the ball, Bradley Orr manages to make a clearance.

67:11
 

Martin Olsson delivers the ball.

65:58
 

Andy Reid produces a cross, Headed effort from close range by Daniel Ayala goes wide left of the goal.

65:29
 

Billy Sharp sends in a cross, blocked by Scott Dann. Corner taken by Andy Reid from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Jordan Rhodes.

62:59
Substitution
 

Miguel Nuno Gomes leaves the field to be replaced by Colin Kazim-Richards.

62:23
Substitution
 

Radoslaw Majewski replaces Henri Lansbury.

61:05
 

Centre by Jordan Rhodes, clearance by Danny Collins.

59:59
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Lewis McGugan.

59:46
 

The ball is crossed by Andy Reid, clearance by Gael Givet.

59:26
 

Henri Lansbury takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

57:50
 

Shot by Greg Halford from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

56:56
 

Daniel Ayala gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.

55:09
 

The ball is crossed by Andy Reid, Bradley Orr gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Lewis McGugan. Lewis McGugan crosses the ball, Gael Givet makes a clearance.

54:37
 

Cross/shot by Martin Olsson.

52:51
 

Handball by Bradley Orr. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Andy Reid. Inswinging corner taken by Chris Cohen, Gael Givet makes a clearance. Andy Reid produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

51:58
 

Henri Lansbury has an effort at goal.

49:02
 

Lewis McGugan fouled by Danny Murphy, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Simon Gillett.

46:27
 

Unfair challenge on Dan Harding by Scott Dann results in a free kick. Lewis McGugan produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Corner taken by Andy Reid from the right by-line played to the near post. Greg Halford gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

45:03 +0.03
 

Foul by Chris Cohen on Mauro Formica, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Danny Murphy from right wing, clearance by Greg Halford.

44:16
 

Billy Sharp takes a shot. Blocked by Gael Givet. Henri Lansbury takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Dann. Effort on goal by Lewis McGugan from just inside the area clears the bar.

43:25
 

Lewis McGugan produces a right-footed shot from a long way out and strikes the post. Lewis McGugan takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Jordan Rhodes.

42:32
 

Chris Cohen concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Dann. Martin Olsson takes the free kick.

29:29
 

Lewis McGugan crosses the ball. Corner from the right by-line taken by Andy Reid, clearance made by Grant Hanley.

29:01
 

The ball is crossed by Lewis McGugan. Billy Sharp takes a shot.

28:04
 

Chris Cohen challenges Gael Givet unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

22:58
 

Jordan Rhodes fouled by Daniel Ayala, the ref awards a free kick. Danny Murphy takes the direct free kick. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Simon Gillett by Danny Murphy. Lee Camp takes the free kick.

19:52
 

Foul by Gael Givet on Chris Cohen, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Andy Reid, Bradley Orr manages to make a clearance.

18:50
 

A cross is delivered by Jason Lowe, Simon Gillett gets a block in.

18:24
 

The ball is crossed by Andy Reid, clearance made by Martin Olsson. Simon Gillett concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordan Rhodes. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.

18:17
 

Chris Cohen delivers the ball, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

16:21
 

Jason Lowe produces a cross. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jason Lowe from the left by-line, clearance made by Danny Collins. Corner from right by-line taken by Jason Lowe.

12:57
 

Centre by Bradley Orr.

9:57
 

The ball is crossed by Martin Olsson, blocked by Greg Halford. Jason Lowe takes a corner. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Jason Lowe. Corner taken by Jason Lowe, Danny Collins makes a clearance.

4:52
 

Simon Gillett takes a shot from a long way out clearing the bar.

3:03
 

Miguel Nuno Gomes has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

2:13
 

Chris Cohen takes a shot. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

:33
 

The ball is delivered by Andy Reid. Corner taken by Lewis McGugan from the left by-line to the near post.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
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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