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Unfair challenge on Martin Olsson by Bakary Sako results in a free kick. Bakary Sako goes into the book for time wasting. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.
Shot from outside the box by Scott Dann misses to the left of the target.
Anthony Forde produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Bakary Sako. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Robinson.
Danny Batth challenges Jordan Rhodes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Danny Murphy crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Roger Johnson.
Danny Batth replaces Sylvan Ebanks-Blake.
Fabio Nunes takes a corner.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Roger Johnson by Scott Dann. Indirect free kick taken by Carl Ikeme.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ronald Zubar on Fabio Nunes. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Fabio Nunes from left wing, clearance by Ronald Zubar.
Bakary Sako takes a shot. Blocked by Gael Givet.
Header from close range by Colin Kazim-Richards misses to the right of the target.
Outswinging corner taken by Danny Murphy from the right by-line.
Bakary Sako finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Blackburn 0-1 Wolverhampton.Tongo Doumbia provided the assist for the goal.
Corner taken by Bakary Sako, Tongo Doumbia takes a shot. Scott Dann gets a block in.
Effort from the edge of the area by Anthony Forde goes wide of the right-hand post.
Stephen Ward produces a cross, Scott Dann makes a clearance.
The referee blows for offside against Colin Kazim-Richards. Carl Ikeme restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken by Fabio Nunes from the left by-line played to the near post, Dickson Etuhu is brought on as a substitute for Jason Lowe. Bakary Sako manages to make a clearance.
Colin Kazim-Richards takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen Ward.
Colin Kazim-Richards takes a shot. Christophe Berra gets a block in.
Bakary Sako takes a shot from 35 yards and missed to the left of the target.
Jordan Rhodes takes a shot. Blocked by Christophe Berra.
Centre by Martin Olsson, Roger Johnson makes a clearance.
Danny Murphy takes a shot. Roger Johnson gets a block in.
Corner taken by Jason Lowe, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.
Ronald Zubar is brought on as a substitute for David Davis.
Shot from long distance by Jordan Rhodes goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Colin Kazim-Richards takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.
Jason Lowe takes the outswinging corner, Scott Dann takes a shot. Save by Carl Ikeme.
Bradley Orr takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen Ward.
Corner taken left-footed by Bakary Sako, clearance made by Scott Dann.
The offside flag is raised against Colin Kazim-Richards. Roger Johnson restarts play with the free kick. Richard Stearman leaves the field to be replaced by Anthony Forde.
Fabio Nunes sends in a cross.
Fabio Nunes crosses the ball, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.
David Davis crosses the ball, Bradley Orr makes a clearance.
Colin Kazim-Richards delivers the ball, save by Carl Ikeme.
The referee blows for offside against Colin Kazim-Richards. Stephen Ward takes the free kick.
Fabio Nunes replaces Mauro Formica.
Foul by Colin Kazim-Richards on Christophe Berra, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Roger Johnson.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jason Lowe from the left by-line, Shot by Colin Kazim-Richards. Comfortable save by Carl Ikeme.
Mauro Formica concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Ward. Free kick taken by Carl Ikeme.
Jordan Rhodes takes a shot. Carl Ikeme makes a save.
Shot from just outside the box by Mauro Formica goes over the crossbar.
The ball is swung over by Stephen Ward, Grant Hanley gets a block in.
Martin Olsson produces a cross, Christophe Berra manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Roger Johnson on Gael Givet, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Dann.
Corner taken left-footed by Bakary Sako from the right by-line, clearance by Paul Robinson.
The ball is crossed by Sylvan Ebanks-Blake, Scott Dann makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Colin Kazim-Richards by Karl Henry results in a free kick. Jason Lowe restarts play with the free kick. Karl Henry booked for unsporting behaviour.
Jordan Rhodes is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Karl Henry.
Tongo Doumbia is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.
Martin Olsson crosses the ball, save by Carl Ikeme.
Colin Kazim-Richards has an effort at goal. Save made by Carl Ikeme.
Bakary Sako has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.
Sylvan Ebanks-Blake produces a header from close range which bounces off the post.
The ball is delivered by Jordan Rhodes, Christophe Berra makes a clearance.
Effort on goal by Tongo Doumbia from a long way out goes over the bar.
Centre by Jason Lowe, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.
Sylvan Ebanks-Blake produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Roger Johnson on Colin Kazim-Richards. Martin Olsson restarts play with the free kick.
Bakary Sako takes a shot. Save made by Paul Robinson.
Blackburn sweating on Etuhu virus
Dickson Etuhu remains a doubt as Blackburn prepare for their first home game of the post-Steve Kean era against Wolves.
Etuhu was absent from Wednesday night's goalless draw at Nottingham Forest after being struck down with a virus.
Although the former Manchester City and Fulham midfielder has resumed some light training duties at Rovers' Brockhall training base, caretaker manager Eric Black is not overly optimistic about his prospects for the weekend.
"He came in on Thursday morning and very briefly went on the bike a little bit in the gym," said Black. "I would still say it's touch and go to be honest, but we'll see how he improves."
Marcus Olsson (hamstring) and Leon Best (knee) remain on the sidelines, but Best's fellow forward Colin Kazim-Richards returned to action as a substitute against Forest following his own knee complaint and is relishing turning out at Ewood Park once more.
"It feels like it's been for ever - it's been six weeks," said Kazim-Richards, who scored two goals in as many games at the start of the season. "It's great to be back and I just can't wait for Saturday."
Stale Solbakken will again be forced to reshuffle his Wolves side after another injury to one of his wide players.
Slawomir Peszko has been ruled out for between four to six weeks with strained knee ligaments sustained during Tuesday night's 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace.
The Polish winger was only recalled to Wolves' starting XI after fellow wide man Razak Boukari was sidelined for three weeks with a calf injury picked up against Sheffield Wednesday last weekend.
Stephen Hunt has also recently been forced to undergo a hip operation, joining long-term absentees George Elokobi (ankle), Jamie O'Hara (hernia) and Steven Mouyokolo (knee) in the treatment room.
Goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey (knee) has, however, been given the green light to resume full training after the forthcoming international break.
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