• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 26 November 2011
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Britannia Stadium
Stoke City

Stoke City

Delap 27"

Whelan 57"

Crouch 71"

3 - 1

Stoke City vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Stoke City

29 Sorensen
28 Wilkinson
17 Shawcross
4 Huth
12 Wilson
16 Pennant
6 Whelan57"
24 Delap27"
26 Etherington
19 Walters
25 Crouch71"
Substitutes
1 Begovic
3 Higginbotham
9 Jones
10 Fuller
18 Whitehead
20 Upson
33 Jerome

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
35 Lowe
31 Hanley
16 Dann
5 Givet
20 Rochina85"
15 Nzonzi
12 Pedersen
23 Hoilett
10 Formica
24 Yakubu
Substitutes
13 Bunn
14 Petrovic
22 Blackman
25 Goodwillie
29 Vukcevic
30 Roberts
39 Henley

Possession Stats

47%
53%

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
Blackburn
0-2
Stoke 26-Dec-2010
Stoke
1-0
Blackburn 02-Oct-2010
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


Live Text Commentary
92:04 +2.04
 

Short corner worked by Matthew Etherington.

90:22 +0.22
 

Unfair challenge on Thomas Sorensen by Steven Nzonzi results in a free kick. Thomas Sorensen takes the direct free kick.

90:03 +0.03
 

Short corner worked by David Hoilett.

90:01 +0.01
 

Effort from 20 yards by Ruben Rochina. Save by Thomas Sorensen.

89:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rory Delap on Scott Dann. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

87:47
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu takes a shot. Save made by Thomas Sorensen.

86:54
 

Centre by Jason Lowe.

85:52
 

Foul by Jonathan Walters on Grant Hanley, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

85:02
Goal
 

Ruben Rochina grabs a goal from just outside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Stoke 3-1 Blackburn.Assist by Steven Nzonzi.

84:03
 

Shot by Ayegbeni Yakubu. Save made by Thomas Sorensen.

82:55
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Etherington, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

82:12
Substitution
 

Kenwyne Jones on for Peter Crouch.

81:25
 

Rory Delap gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Nzonzi. Direct free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

80:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Crouch by Morten Gamst Pedersen. Free kick taken by Matthew Etherington.

79:28
 

Effort from just outside the area by Steven Nzonzi goes over the bar.

77:18
 

Jonathan Walters produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

71:17
Goal
 

Peter Crouch finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Stoke 3-0 Blackburn.Assist by Marc Wilson.

70:21
Substitution
 

(Stoke) makes a substitution, with Dean Whitehead coming on for Jermaine Pennant.

69:58
 

The ball is delivered by Matthew Etherington.

66:48
Substitution
 

Foul by Jermaine Pennant on Scott Dann, free kick awarded. Jason Roberts joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mauro Formica. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

63:37
 

Effort from 12 yards by Peter Crouch. Jason Lowe gets a block in.

63:26
 

Centre by Jermaine Pennant.

61:24
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, Unfair challenge on Ryan Shawcross by Steven Nzonzi results in a free kick. Thomas Sorensen takes the free kick.

61:08
 

Shot by Ayegbeni Yakubu. Robert Huth gets a block in.

58:54
 

The offside flag is raised against Peter Crouch. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

57:08
Goal
 

Glenn Whelan finds the back of the net with a goal from just outside the area high into the middle of the goal. Stoke 2-0 Blackburn.Jonathan Walters provided the assist for the goal.

56:23
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, Peter Crouch makes a clearance.

55:30
 

The ball is crossed by Ruben Rochina, David Hoilett takes a shot. Save by Thomas Sorensen.

53:53
 

The ball is swung over by Matthew Etherington, Robert Huth produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

52:37
 

David Hoilett crosses the ball, Effort from inside the area by Ruben Rochina misses to the right of the goal.

51:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Robinson by Ryan Shawcross. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

49:54
 

Andy Wilkinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Ayegbeni Yakubu. Free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

48:44
 

The ball is swung over by Andy Wilkinson, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

46:41 +1.41
 

Ruben Rochina has a drilled shot. Thomas Sorensen makes a comfortable save.

47:49
 

Shot from 20 yards from Rory Delap. Blocked by Grant Hanley.

46:12 +1.12
 

The referee penalises Peter Crouch for handball. Free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

45:24 +0.24
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against David Hoilett. Free kick taken by Thomas Sorensen.

45:36
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, clearance made by Robert Huth.

43:23
 

The official flags Peter Crouch offside. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

40:52
 

Effort on goal by David Hoilett from just inside the area clears the bar.

40:05
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, Scott Dann takes a shot. Clearance made by Robert Huth.

39:47
 

Shot from 20 yards by Ruben Rochina. Blocked by Robert Huth.

38:20
 

Effort on goal by Morten Gamst Pedersen from long distance goes over the crossbar.

37:27
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu is ruled offside. Marc Wilson takes the direct free kick.

34:28
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen played to the near post, Peter Crouch manages to make a clearance.

34:17
 

Scott Dann takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Robert Huth gets a block in.

33:10
 

Foul by Rory Delap on Mauro Formica, free kick awarded. Morten Gamst Pedersen has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

32:49
 

The ball is swung over by Matthew Etherington, save by Paul Robinson.

31:45
 

The ball is swung over by Jermaine Pennant, clearance by Scott Dann.

29:33
 

Matthew Etherington produces a cross.

26:22
Goal
 

Peter Crouch fouled by Steven Nzonzi, the ref awards a free kick. Jermaine Pennant sends in a cross, Rory Delap finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the area. Stoke 1-0 Blackburn.Assist by Jermaine Pennant.

17:18
 

The ball is delivered by Jermaine Pennant.

16:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mauro Formica on Jermaine Pennant. Ryan Shawcross takes the direct free kick.

13:06
 

Foul by Glenn Whelan on Steven Nzonzi, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

10:25
 

Shot by Ayegbeni Yakubu. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.

6:37
 

Foul by Rory Delap on Ruben Rochina, free kick awarded. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

5:22
 

Mauro Formica fouled by Glenn Whelan, the ref awards a free kick. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball in from the free kick, save made by Thomas Sorensen.

3:45
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington from the right by-line to the near post, Ryan Shawcross produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

1:33
 

The ball is crossed by Matthew Etherington, Paul Robinson makes a comfortable save.

:34
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Ryan Shawcross. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

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2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

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