• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 05 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The DW Stadium
Wigan Athletic

Wigan Athletic

McCarthy 34"

McCarthy 55"

Rodallega 49"

Watson 64" (P)

4 - 3
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Roberts 22"

Samba 57"

Dunn 80" (P)

Wigan Athletic vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
17 Boyce
2 Gohouri
3 Alcaraz
31 Figueroa
21 Diame
10 N'Zogbia
8 Watson64"
4 McCarthy34"55"
11 Moses
20 Rodallega49"
Substitutes
12 Pollitt
7 Di Santo
13 Caldwell
14 Gomez
15 Cleverley
16 McArthur
23 Stam

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
27 Salgado
4 Samba57"
6 Nelsen
3 Olsson
7 Emerton
2 Jones
12 Pedersen
23 Hoilett
21 Mwaruwari
30 Roberts22"
Substitutes
13 Bunn
8 Dunn80"
11 Grella
15 Nzonzi
17 Andrews
31 Hanley
41 Diouf

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Wigan Athletic

D L L D W L L D

Blackburn Rovers

L L L L W L L L
Head to Head
Blackburn
2-1
Wigan 06-Nov-2010
Blackburn
2-1
Wigan 27-Jan-2010
Wigan
1-1
Blackburn 26-Dec-2009
Blackburn
2-0
Wigan 26-Apr-2009
Wigan
3-0
Blackburn 13-Dec-2008
Blackburn
3-1
Wigan 22-Mar-2008


Live Text Commentary
94:44 +4.44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Dunn on Steve Gohouri. Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

93:23 +3.23
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Hugo Rodallega. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

92:05 +2.05
Yellow card
 

Franco Di Santo booked. Franco Di Santo is ruled offside. Paul Robinson takes the indirect free kick.

90:58 +0.58
 

Christopher Samba concedes a free kick for a foul on Steve Gohouri. Ali Al Habsi restarts play with the free kick.

89:37
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

89:13
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line.

88:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Franco Di Santo on Martin Olsson. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

87:30
Substitution
 

Franco Di Santo replaces Charles N'Zogbia.

83:48
 

Short corner worked by David Dunn.

83:07
 

The ball is crossed by Michel Salgado, Mame Diouf takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

81:41
Substitution
 

James McArthur is brought on as a substitute for James McCarthy.

81:13
 

Emmerson Boyce concedes a free kick for a foul on Morten Gamst Pedersen. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

79:49
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Emmerson Boyce on David Dunn. David Dunn scores a placed penalty. Wigan 4-3 Blackburn.

78:58
 

Foul by Charles N'Zogbia on Morten Gamst Pedersen, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

78:21
 

James McCarthy produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

77:56
Substitution
 

Jermaine Jones goes off and Steven Nzonzi comes on.

75:16
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

74:32
 

Shot by Mame Diouf from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

73:54
 

Hugo Rodallega takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

72:50
Yellow card
 

Jermaine Jones booked. Foul by Jermaine Jones on Mohamed Diame, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ben Watson.

70:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James McCarthy by David Dunn. Emmerson Boyce takes the free kick.

69:54
 

Mame Diouf is ruled offside. Ali Al Habsi takes the direct free kick.

68:32
 

Jason Roberts challenges James McCarthy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Emmerson Boyce takes the free kick.

66:22
Substitution
 

Tom Cleverley on for Victor Moses.

64:46
 

The assist for the goal came from Mohamed Diame.

64:09
Goal
 

Michel Salgado goes into the referee's book. Ben Watson scores a penalty. Wigan 4-2 Blackburn.Michel Salgado gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Mohamed Diame.

59:21
Substitution
 

Benjani Mwaruwari goes off and Mame Diouf comes on. David Dunn on for Brett Emerton. Antolin Alcaraz fouled by David Hoilett, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

57:24
Goal
 

Christopher Samba grabs a headed goal from close in. Wigan 3-2 Blackburn.Outswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Morten Gamst Pedersen provided the assist for the goal.

55:43
Goal
 

James McCarthy fires in a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Wigan 3-1 Blackburn.Assist by Charles N'Zogbia.

55:28
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

53:43
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line played to the near post, Close range header by Christopher Samba goes wide of the left-hand post.

51:32
 

The referee blows for offside. Ali Al Habsi takes the free kick.

51:00
 

Mohamed Diame challenges Martin Olsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ryan Nelsen takes the free kick.

49:11
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Hugo Rodallega from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Wigan 2-1 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Victor Moses.

48:49
 

A cross is delivered by Victor Moses, clearance by Ryan Nelsen.

47:33
 

Benjani Mwaruwari is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ali Al Habsi restarts play with the free kick.

46:14 +1.14
 

Centre by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Antolin Alcaraz makes a clearance.

45:50
 

Unfair challenge on Michel Salgado by Mohamed Diame results in a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

44:58
 

Unfair challenge on Maynor Figueroa by Jason Roberts results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Antolin Alcaraz.

42:38
 

Charles N'Zogbia concedes a free kick for a foul on Christopher Samba. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

41:03
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Ben Watson, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Antolin Alcaraz misses to the left of the goal.

40:46
 

Jermaine Jones is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Ben Watson takes the direct free kick.

38:31
 

The referee blows for offside against Victor Moses. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

34:08
Goal
 

James McCarthy scores a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Wigan 1-1 Blackburn.Assist by Emmerson Boyce. Emmerson Boyce takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a save.

32:44
 

Ben Watson takes a inswinging corner.

25:03
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line to the near post, Jermaine Jones has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

24:25
 

Unfair challenge on Martin Olsson by Charles N'Zogbia results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from left channel.

23:42
 

The referee gives a free kick against Victor Moses for handball. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

22:41
Goal
 

Jason Roberts scores a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Wigan 0-1 Blackburn.Brett Emerton provided the assist for the goal.

20:40
 

Ben Watson takes a shot. Save by Paul Robinson.

19:56
 

Unfair challenge on Mohamed Diame by Jermaine Jones results in a free kick.

19:42
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Ben Watson.

18:25
 

Unfair challenge on Antolin Alcaraz by Benjani Mwaruwari results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Maynor Figueroa.

17:15
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ben Watson to the near post, Brett Emerton makes a clearance.

16:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mohamed Diame by Brett Emerton. Ali Al Habsi takes the free kick.

14:43
 

Centre by Morten Gamst Pedersen, save made by Ali Al Habsi.

13:41
 

Unfair challenge on Jermaine Jones by Mohamed Diame results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Paul Robinson, clearance made by Maynor Figueroa.

12:16
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Hugo Rodallega manages to make a clearance.

10:07
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line, Steve Gohouri makes a clearance.

9:22
 

Shot from just outside the box by Morten Gamst Pedersen goes over the bar.

8:12
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Hoilett by Mohamed Diame. Morten Gamst Pedersen produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Ali Al Habsi.

6:01
 

Charles N'Zogbia gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Jones. Morten Gamst Pedersen crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing.

3:53
 

Jermaine Jones challenges Charles N'Zogbia unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charles N'Zogbia has an effort direct from the free kick.

3:27
 

Benjani Mwaruwari takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi makes a save.

2:39
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line, clearance made by Ben Watson.

1:54
 

Shot by Mohamed Diame from a long way out goes over the net.

:38
 

The ball is delivered by Ryan Nelsen.

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1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 33 28 65
4 Man City 33 31 62
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Southampton 33 21 56
7 Tottenham Hotspur 32 4 54
8 Swansea 33 -4 47
9 Stoke 33 -3 46
10 West Ham 33 2 44

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