• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 11 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Stadium of Light
Sunderland

Sunderland

Vaughan 83"

Larsson 90"

2 - 1

Sunderland vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Sunderland

20 Westwood
16 O'Shea
19 Bramble
5 Brown
2 Bardsley
7 Larsson90"
14 Colback
15 Vaughan83"
11 Richardson
28 Sessegnon
10 Wickham
Substitutes
12 Kilgallon
17 Ji
18 Meyler
23 McClean
24 Carson
27 Elmohamady
31 Noble

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
2 Salgado
4 Samba
16 Dann
5 Givet
35 Lowe
8 Dunn
12 Pedersen
29 Vukcevic16"
10 Formica
24 Yakubu
Substitutes
13 Bunn
3 Olsson
22 Blackman
25 Goodwillie
30 Roberts
31 Hanley
39 Henley

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Sunderland

W D L D L D L L

Blackburn Rovers

L L L L W L L L
Head to Head
Sunderland
3-0
Blackburn 01-Jan-2011
Blackburn
0-0
Sunderland 18-Oct-2010
Blackburn
2-2
Sunderland 28-Dec-2009
Sunderland
2-1
Blackburn 22-Aug-2009
Sunderland
0-0
Blackburn 26-Dec-2008
Blackburn
1-2
Sunderland 15-Nov-2008

Live Text Commentary
94:11 +4.11
Yellow card
 

Christopher Samba is given a yellow card.

91:59 +1.59
 

The assist for the goal came from Phillip Bardsley.

90:53 +0.53
Goal
 

Handball by Mauro Formica. Sebastian Larsson finds the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Sunderland 2-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Phillip Bardsley.

88:09
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson.

87:13
 

The ball is delivered by David Dunn.

86:20
 

Kieran Richardson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

83:34
Goal
 

David Vaughan fires in a goal from a long way out to the top right corner of the goal. Sunderland 1-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Phillip Bardsley.

81:51
 

The referee gives a free kick against David Dunn for handball. Kieran Richardson has an effort direct from the free kick.

81:24
 

David Vaughan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Ayegbeni Yakubu gets a block in.

81:00
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line to the near post.

80:53
 

A cross is delivered by James McClean, Grant Hanley gets a block in.

80:03
 

Centre by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Christopher Samba.

78:55
 

Drilled left-footed shot by James McClean. Grant Hanley gets a block in. Effort on goal by Stephane Sessegnon from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

77:48
 

James McClean produces a cross, save made by Paul Robinson.

76:49
 

Outswinging corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

76:42
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

76:35
 

James McClean sends in a cross.

74:59
Substitution
 

David Vaughan challenges Morten Gamst Pedersen unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen. Christopher Samba is flagged offside by the assistant referee. James McClean on for Jack Colback. Connor Wickham goes off and Dong-Won Ji comes on. Keiren Westwood takes the free kick.

74:18
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Connor Wickham. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

73:22
 

John O'Shea delivers the ball.

71:58
 

The ball is delivered by Phillip Bardsley, clearance made by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

71:21
 

Jack Colback takes a shot. Blocked by David Dunn. Corner taken by David Vaughan.

70:55
 

The ball is crossed by Phillip Bardsley.

68:57
 

The ball is sent over by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Scott Dann.

65:36
 

Kieran Richardson crosses the ball.

64:42
 

Kieran Richardson produces a volleyed left-footed shot from 25 yards. Save by Paul Robinson. Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson, Paul Robinson makes a save.

63:25
 

Grant Hanley challenges Stephane Sessegnon unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Christopher Samba.

63:07
 

Sebastian Larsson sends in a cross, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

61:41
 

David Dunn takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

61:01
 

Foul by Stephane Sessegnon on Morten Gamst Pedersen, free kick awarded. Stephane Sessegnon goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the direct free kick.

60:13
 

Simon Vukcevic fouled by Connor Wickham, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

55:05
 

Kieran Richardson challenges Grant Hanley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

53:54
 

Jack Colback gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Dunn. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

52:40
 

Corner taken by Kieran Richardson from the right by-line played to the near post.

52:30
 

Kieran Richardson takes a shot. Morten Gamst Pedersen gets a block in.

51:29
 

Shot from outside the area by Stephane Sessegnon misses to the left of the goal.

50:20
Substitution
 

(Blackburn) makes a substitution, with Grant Hanley coming on for Michel Salgado.

47:38 +2.38
 

The ball is delivered by Phillip Bardsley, clearance made by Christopher Samba.

47:26 +2.26
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu concedes a free kick for a foul on Titus Bramble. Titus Bramble takes the direct free kick.

47:15 +2.15
 

The ball is swung over by Kieran Richardson.

49:01
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Colback by David Dunn results in a free kick. Sebastian Larsson shoots direct from the free kick.

46:34 +1.34
 

A cross is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, clearance made by Christopher Samba.

47:07
 

A cross is delivered by Kieran Richardson.

46:40
 

The ball is sent over by Kieran Richardson, clearance by Christopher Samba.

45:01
Substitution
 

Martin Olsson goes off and Adam Henley comes on.

44:45
Yellow card
 

Michel Salgado gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Phillip Bardsley. Michel Salgado is given a yellow card. Free kick taken by Keiren Westwood.

43:03
 

A cross is delivered by Kieran Richardson.

41:42
 

A cross is delivered by John O'Shea, save made by Paul Robinson.

40:03
 

Foul by Stephane Sessegnon on Morten Gamst Pedersen, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from left channel, Unfair challenge on Keiren Westwood by Christopher Samba results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Keiren Westwood.

38:29
 

The referee gives a free kick against David Dunn for handball. Keiren Westwood takes the direct free kick.

37:33
 

John O'Shea concedes a free kick for a foul on Simon Vukcevic. John O'Shea receives a caution. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, clearance made by Sebastian Larsson.

36:43
 

Centre by Jason Lowe, save by Keiren Westwood.

36:20
 

The ball is crossed by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

35:47
 

Inswinging corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Christopher Samba.

35:38
 

The ball is crossed by Phillip Bardsley, clearance made by Christopher Samba.

35:29
 

The ball is crossed by John O'Shea, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

35:17
 

Phillip Bardsley sends in a cross, clearance made by Martin Olsson.

35:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by David Dunn. Direct free kick taken by David Vaughan.

33:09
 

The ball is delivered by Connor Wickham, Paul Robinson makes a comfortable save.

31:43
 

Effort on goal by David Vaughan from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

29:40
 

Phillip Bardsley takes a shot. Michel Salgado gets a block in. Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Stephane Sessegnon goes wide of the left-hand post.

27:36
 

Connor Wickham concedes a free kick for a foul on Martin Olsson. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

23:53
 

Stephane Sessegnon challenges David Dunn unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

22:24
 

Shot from just outside the box by Stephane Sessegnon misses to the left of the target.

21:45
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kieran Richardson from the right by-line, Scott Dann makes a clearance.

21:36
Substitution
 

Gael Givet leaves the field to be replaced by Martin Olsson.

20:53
 

Sebastian Larsson delivers the ball, clearance made by Scott Dann. Kieran Richardson takes a shot. Blocked by Jason Lowe.

20:42
 

A cross is delivered by Kieran Richardson, Scott Dann makes a clearance.

20:37
 

Kieran Richardson delivers the ball, clearance made by Scott Dann.

18:58
 

The ball is swung over by Stephane Sessegnon, Kieran Richardson takes a shot. Save made by Paul Robinson.

17:53
 

Connor Wickham has an effort at goal from outside the box missing to the wide left of the goal.

16:45
Goal
 

Christopher Samba takes a shot. Save by Keiren Westwood. Simon Vukcevic grabs a headed goal from close range. Sunderland 0-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Christopher Samba.

16:06
 

Foul by Sebastian Larsson on Ayegbeni Yakubu, free kick awarded. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball in from the free kick.

14:24
 

Connor Wickham is ruled offside. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

13:34
 

Jack Colback concedes a free kick for a foul on Mauro Formica. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

6:59
 

The ball is swung over by John O'Shea, clearance by Christopher Samba.

6:30
 

The ball is crossed by Phillip Bardsley, clearance by David Dunn.

6:24
 

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball.

5:03
 

A cross is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, Christopher Samba makes a clearance. Phillip Bardsley produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

3:34
 

Centre by Jack Colback, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

3:14
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kieran Richardson played to the near post, Christopher Samba manages to make a clearance.

2:57
 

Phillip Bardsley takes a shot. Christopher Samba gets a block in.

1:33
 

Michel Salgado is penalised for a handball. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Sebastian Larsson, clearance made by Jason Lowe.

:30
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wes Brown. Keiren Westwood takes the direct free kick.

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2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
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7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
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