• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 02 October 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Britannia Stadium

Stoke City vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Stoke City

29 Sorensen
4 Huth
17 Shawcross
25 Faye
5 Collins
16 Pennant
18 Whitehead
24 Delap
26 Etherington
19 Walters
9 Jones
Substitutes
1 Begovic
3 Higginbotham
6 Whelan
7 Gudjohnsen
10 Fuller
12 Wilson
20 Sanli

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
27 Salgado
4 Samba
6 Nelsen
5 Givet
7 Emerton
15 Nzonzi
28 Jones
12 Pedersen
10 Diouf
41 Diouf
Substitutes
13 Bunn
3 Olsson
9 Kalinic
17 Andrews
21 Mwaruwari
23 Hoilett
39 Chimbonda

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Stoke City

L D W D L W D W

Blackburn Rovers

L L L L W L L L
Head to Head
Stoke
3-0
Blackburn 06-Feb-2010
Blackburn
0-0
Stoke 28-Nov-2009
Stoke
1-0
Blackburn 18-Apr-2009
Blackburn
3-0
Stoke 20-Dec-2008
Blackburn
0-1
Stoke 15-Sep-1965
Stoke
3-2
Blackburn 08-Sep-1965


Live Text Commentary
90:42 +0.42
 

Glenn Whelan takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Effort on goal by Robert Huth from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

90:02 +0.02
Substitution
 

Rory Delap leaves the field to be replaced by Glenn Whelan.

90:02 +0.02
Substitution
 

Rory Delap leaves the field to be replaced by Glenn Whelan.

88:55
Substitution
 

Marc Wilson on for Matthew Etherington.

88:01
Yellow card
 

Rory Delap concedes a free kick for a foul on Phil Jones. Rory Delap booked for unsporting behaviour. Martin Olsson takes the free kick.

87:11
 

Header by Steven Nzonzi from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

85:44
Substitution
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen goes off and David Hoilett comes on.

82:57
 

Shot from just outside the box by Ricardo Fuller misses to the right of the goal.

82:57
 

Shot from just outside the box by Ricardo Fuller misses to the right of the goal.

81:04
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a corner.

81:04
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a corner.

81:04
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a corner.

81:04
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a corner.

80:38
 

Unfair challenge on Michel Salgado by Kenwyne Jones results in a free kick. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

77:22
 

Close range header by Kenwyne Jones misses to the right of the goal.

76:32
Substitution
 

Jermaine Pennant leaves the field to be replaced by Ricardo Fuller.

75:59
 

Matthew Etherington takes a corner.

74:41
Substitution
 

Benjani Mwaruwari is brought on as a substitute for Brett Emerton.

73:19
 

Corner taken by Jermaine Pennant, Header from close range by Kenwyne Jones misses to the right of the goal.

73:05
 

Jermaine Pennant takes a shot. Blocked by Phil Jones.

71:36
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jonathan Walters. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

68:55
 

Brett Emerton produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

66:52
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Jermaine Pennant, Kenwyne Jones takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

65:05
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen to the near post, Jermaine Pennant manages to make a clearance.

64:37
 

Martin Olsson takes a shot. Robert Huth gets a block in.

62:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dean Whitehead by Brett Emerton. Thomas Sorensen restarts play with the free kick.

61:23
 

Outswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Jonathan Walters makes a clearance.

59:18
 

Phil Jones fouled by Jonathan Walters, the ref awards a free kick. Morten Gamst Pedersen restarts play with the free kick.

58:47
 

Matthew Etherington takes a shot. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

57:20
 

Dean Whitehead challenges Phil Jones unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

56:58
 

Martin Olsson concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermaine Pennant. Thomas Sorensen takes the free kick.

54:52
 

Martin Olsson has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

53:13
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Morten Gamst Pedersen by Rory Delap. Martin Olsson comes on in place of El-Hadji Diouf. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

51:21
Yellow card
 

Steven Nzonzi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dean Whitehead. Steven Nzonzi is booked. Matthew Etherington shoots direct from the free kick, save by Paul Robinson.

47:44
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Jonathan Walters from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Stoke 1-0 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Matthew Etherington.

45:22
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Pennant by El-Hadji Diouf. El-Hadji Diouf is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Jermaine Pennant delivers the ball, Kenwyne Jones takes a shot. Save made by Paul Robinson.

44:44
 

Christopher Samba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Sorensen. Thomas Sorensen restarts play with the free kick.

43:59
 

Mame Diouf fouled by Abdoulaye Faye, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

43:05
 

Robert Huth takes a shot. Blocked by Gael Givet.

39:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gael Givet on Jermaine Pennant. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jermaine Pennant, clearance made by Ryan Nelsen.

38:41
 

Phil Jones takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.

36:41
 

Foul by Steven Nzonzi on Dean Whitehead, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

35:50
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jermaine Pennant, Robert Huth produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the crossbar.

35:27
 

Matthew Etherington takes a shot. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

35:27
 

Matthew Etherington takes a shot. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

34:37
 

Matthew Etherington has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

32:44
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Jermaine Pennant by Gael Givet results in a free kick. Booking for Gael Givet for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.

28:59
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Thomas Sorensen makes a comfortable save.

28:59
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Thomas Sorensen makes a comfortable save.

28:39
 

Brett Emerton takes a shot. Blocked by Abdoulaye Faye.

28:39
 

Brett Emerton takes a shot. Blocked by Abdoulaye Faye.

28:18
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Kenwyne Jones.

27:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on El-Hadji Diouf by Dean Whitehead. Morten Gamst Pedersen restarts play with the free kick.

27:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on El-Hadji Diouf by Dean Whitehead. Morten Gamst Pedersen restarts play with the free kick.

26:12
 

Mame Diouf challenges Abdoulaye Faye unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

26:12
 

Mame Diouf challenges Abdoulaye Faye unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

26:12
 

Mame Diouf challenges Abdoulaye Faye unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

24:22
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Robert Huth on Morten Gamst Pedersen. Robert Huth shown a yellow card. Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the free kick.

24:22
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Robert Huth on Morten Gamst Pedersen. Robert Huth shown a yellow card. Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the free kick.

23:43
 

Corner taken by Matthew Etherington from the right by-line, clearance by Steven Nzonzi.

23:43
 

Corner taken by Matthew Etherington from the right by-line, clearance by Steven Nzonzi.

23:43
 

Corner taken by Matthew Etherington from the right by-line, clearance by Steven Nzonzi.

22:18
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jermaine Pennant from the left by-line, clearance by Phil Jones.

22:18
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jermaine Pennant from the left by-line, clearance by Phil Jones.

21:41
 

Michel Salgado challenges Matthew Etherington unfairly and gives away a free kick. Danny Collins restarts play with the free kick.

18:45
 

Kenwyne Jones takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

17:05
 

Matthew Etherington fouled by Phil Jones, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Dean Whitehead.

14:21
 

Brett Emerton takes a shot. Blocked by Robert Huth.

11:21
 

Mame Diouf gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Shawcross. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

9:59
 

Jermaine Pennant decides to take the corner short.

9:39
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Save made by Paul Robinson.

7:49
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Mame Diouf. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

7:16
 

Kenwyne Jones takes a shot. Comfortable save by Paul Robinson.

5:55
 

Matthew Etherington fouled by Michel Salgado, the ref awards a free kick. Danny Collins crosses the ball in from the free kick.

4:14
 

Shot from just outside the area by Kenwyne Jones misses to the left of the target.

2:16
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line, save made by Thomas Sorensen.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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