• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 25 March 2014
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Cassetti 3"

Deeney 70" (P)

Battocchio 87"

3 - 3
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Dunn 26"

Conway 63"

Gestede 90"

Watford vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Almunia
31 Hoban
4 Angella
6 Ekstrand
27 Cassetti3"
28 Tozser
16 Murray
8 Merkel
18 Pudil
21 Anya
9 Deeney70"
Substitutes
7 Battocchio87"
10 McGugan
12 Doyley
19 Faraoni
23 Diakite
29 Neill
30 Bond

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
2 Kane
16 Keane
4 Kilgallon
3 Spurr
29 Evans
17 Williamson
8 Dunn26"
32 Conway63"
39 Gestede90"
11 Rhodes
Substitutes
5 Hanley
13 Eastwood
14 Olsson
15 Varney
19 Taylor
22 Feeney
23 Dabo

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

L D W W W W W D

Blackburn Rovers

D W L D L W W D
Head to Head
Blackburn
1-0
Watford 01-Oct-2013
Watford
4-0
Blackburn 20-Apr-2013
Blackburn
1-0
Watford 27-Oct-2012
Watford
0-1
Blackburn 20-Feb-2001
Blackburn
3-4
Watford 12-Sep-2000
Watford
2-1
Blackburn 11-Apr-1992


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee ends the match.

95:09 +5.09
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

94:04 +4.04
 

Daniel Tozser sends in a cross.

93:49 +3.49
 

Corner taken by Lewis McGugan.

92:33 +2.33
Goal
 

Rudy Gestede scores with a header. Watford 3-3 Blackburn.Assist by Matthew Kilgallon.

92:02 +2.02
 

Clearance made by Daniel Pudil.

91:21 +1.21
 

Daniel Tozser gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Varney.

89:50
Yellow card
 

Matthew Kilgallon is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

89:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Troy Deeney by Matthew Kilgallon.

89:15
Substitution
 

Luke Varney joins the action as a substitute, replacing David Dunn.

87:21
Goal
 

Cristian Battocchio slots the ball right footed into the goal. Watford 3-2 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Ikechi Anya.

87:09
 

Daniel Pudil makes a clearance.

86:03
 

Gabriele Angella gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes.

84:49
Yellow card
 

Booking for Todd Kane for unsporting behaviour.

84:43
 

Todd Kane gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lewis McGugan.

84:28
 

Ikechi Anya makes a clearance.

83:51
 

Craig Conway sends in a cross.

82:18
 

Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

81:47
 

Daniel Pudil challenges Jordan Rhodes unfairly and gives away a free kick.

81:12
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Tozser.

79:46
 

Clearance made by Daniel Pudil.

77:39
 

Corry Evans goes into the referee's book.

77:34
 

Corry Evans concedes a free kick for a foul on Samba Diakite.

76:49
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the right by-line.

76:25
 

The ball is delivered by Matthew Kilgallon.

76:11
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

75:06
 

Rudy Gestede fouled by Gabriele Angella, the ref awards a free kick.

74:36
Substitution
 

Samba Diakite on for Alexander Merkel.

74:10
 

Strike comes in from Craig Conway from the free kick which clears the crossbar.

73:31
 

Unfair challenge on Rudy Gestede by Joel Ekstrand results in a free kick.

72:09
 

Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

71:49
Substitution
 

Lewis McGugan on for Tommie Hoban.

71:05
 

Tommy Spurr challenges Marco Cassetti unfairly and gives away a free kick.

70:25
Goal
 

Troy Deeney scores a penalty. Watford 2-2 Blackburn.

69:26
 

Ikechi Anya crosses the ball.

67:54
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

67:30
 

Troy Deeney concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Conway.

67:15
 

Corry Evans challenges Alexander Merkel unfairly and gives away a free kick.

63:52
Goal
 

Craig Conway scores with a right foot finish. Watford 1-2 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from David Dunn.

63:33
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

62:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes by Joel Ekstrand.

61:27
 

Free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

60:30
 

Rudy Gestede challenges Gabriele Angella unfairly and gives away a free kick.

60:02
Substitution
 

Cristian Battocchio replaces Sean Murray.

59:11
 

Sean Murray produces a cross.

58:16
 

Header by Rudy Gestede misses to the right of the target.

56:35
 

Marco Cassetti sends in a cross.

55:15
 

Michael Keane makes a clearance.

53:45
 

The ball is swung over by Daniel Pudil.

52:39
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Alexander Merkel.

51:42
 

Daniel Pudil produces a cross.

49:49
 

Header at goal by Rudy Gestede misses left of the target.

49:17
 

Unfair challenge on Lee Williamson by Alexander Merkel results in a free kick.

48:38
 

Ikechi Anya takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.

47:15
 

Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

45:31
 

Centre by Marco Cassetti.

45:31 +0.31
 

Headed chance falls to Matthew Kilgallon. Manuel Almunia safely holds on.

Half time
 

The whistle is blown to end the first half.

44:15
 

Unfair challenge on Troy Deeney by Michael Keane results in a free kick.

43:35
 

Unfair challenge on Manuel Almunia by Rudy Gestede results in a free kick.

43:32
 

David Dunn sends in a cross.

42:32
 

Daniel Pudil fouled by Jordan Rhodes, the ref awards a free kick.

38:30
 

Craig Conway takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Tommie Hoban gets a block in.

37:48
 

Gabriele Angella makes a clearance.

35:12
 

Michael Keane manages to make a clearance.

35:04
 

Matthew Kilgallon manages to make a clearance.

34:23
 

Todd Kane delivers the ball.

32:45
 

Header at goal by Rudy Gestede misses to the right.

32:13
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the left by-line.

29:40
 

Sean Murray makes a clearance.

28:05
 

David Dunn gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marco Cassetti.

27:53
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

26:41
Goal
 

David Dunn scores with their right foot. Watford 1-1 Blackburn.

25:58
 

Unfair challenge on David Dunn by Daniel Tozser results in a free kick.

25:11
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

24:41
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ikechi Anya.

23:57
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

23:34
 

Tommie Hoban gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Rhodes.

18:00
 

Troy Deeney takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

17:20
 

Free kick crossed by Daniel Tozser.

16:38
 

Todd Kane concedes a free kick for a foul on Ikechi Anya.

14:08
 

Tommie Hoban restarts play with the free kick.

13:55
 

Unfair challenge on Marco Cassetti by Rudy Gestede results in a free kick.

12:45
 

Daniel Tozser takes the free kick.

12:06
 

Corry Evans concedes a free kick for a foul on Alexander Merkel.

10:23
 

Clearance by Matthew Kilgallon.

9:12
 

Clearance by Todd Kane.

8:06
 

Header by Rudy Gestede goes over the bar.

7:24
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

6:44
 

Rudy Gestede has an effort at goal. Manuel Almunia parries the ball away.

5:52
 

Shot by David Dunn went wide left of the target.

3:19
Goal
 

Marco Cassetti scores with their left foot. Watford 1-0 Blackburn.Assist by Alexander Merkel.

1:56
 

Header at goal by Gabriele Angella misses left of the target.

1:36
 

Marco Cassetti takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Todd Kane gets a block in.

:16
 

Todd Kane takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

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