Championship

  • Ben Brereton 3’
  • Adam Armstrong 6’
  • Joe Rothwell 56’
  • Sam Gallagher 87’
  • 15’ John Swift
  • 64’ Sam Baldock
  • 68’ Yakou Meite
2 Half Time 1
19/07/2020
Round 45
Ewood Park

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      This match has been postponed to play at a later date.
    • 0'
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 0'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Tom McIntyre.
    • 2'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Reading 0. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lewis Holtby.
    • 3'
      G Ben Brereton Assist Lewis Holtby
    • 4'
      Foul by Omar Richards (Reading).
    • 4'
      Ryan Nyambe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 5'
      Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 5'
      Foul by Tom McIntyre (Reading).
    • 5'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 2, Reading 0. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Joe Rothwell.
    • 6'
      G Adam Armstrong Assist Joe Rothwell
    • 8'
      Corner, Reading. Conceded by Hayden Carter.
    • 9'
      Attempt missed. Yakou Meite (Reading) left footed shot from the centre of the box.
    • 10'
      Foul by Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 10'
      Andy Rinomhota (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 11'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Omar Richards.
    • 13'
      Andy Rinomhota (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 13'
      Foul by Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 14'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 2, Reading 1. John Swift (Reading) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
    • 15'
      G John Swift
    • 17'
      Corner, Reading. Conceded by Darragh Lenihan.
    • 17'
      Attempt blocked. Omar Richards (Reading) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Michael Olise.
    • 17'
      Attempt missed. Tom McIntyre (Reading) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by John Swift with a cross following a corner.
    • 19'
      Attempt missed. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Joe Rothwell.
    • 21'
      Tom McIntyre (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 21'
      Foul by Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 23'
      Foul by Andy Rinomhota (Reading).
    • 23'
      Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 27'
      Foul by Tyler Blackett (Reading).
    • 27'
      Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 29'
      Foul by Tyler Blackett (Reading).
    • 29'
      Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 29'
      Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 30'
      Foul by Yakou Meite (Reading).
    • 30'
      Attempt blocked. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Lewis Travis.
    • 30'
      Attempt missed. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.
    • 34'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Bradley Johnson tries a through ball, but Adam Armstrong is caught offside.
    • 35'
      Substitution, Reading. Liam Moore replaces Tom McIntyre because of an injury.
    • 36'
      SI Liam Moore SO Tom McIntyre
    • 37'
      Andy Rinomhota (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 37'
      Foul by Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 38'
      Foul by Michael Morrison (Reading).
    • 38'
      Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 40'
      Attempt missed. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box.
    • 44'
      Foul by Ryan Nyambe (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 44'
      Michael Olise (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 45'
      Attempt blocked. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Adam Armstrong.
    • 45'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Liam Moore.
    • 46'
      Attempt missed. Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) header from very close range misses to the left. Assisted by Lewis Holtby with a cross following a corner.
    • 47'
      Andy Rinomhota (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 47'
      Foul by Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 48'
      First Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 2, Reading 1.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Blackburn Rovers 2, Reading 1.
    • 48'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by John Swift.
    • 48'
      Foul by Omar Richards (Reading).
    • 48'
      Joe Rothwell (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 49'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Lewis Holtby tries a through ball, but Bradley Johnson is caught offside.
    • 49'
      Attempt blocked. Lewis Holtby (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from long range on the right is blocked.
    • 51'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Chris Gunter.
    • 51'
      Attempt missed. Joe Rankin-Costello (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Lewis Travis.
    • 51'
      Yakou Meite (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 51'
      Foul by Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 51'
      Andy Rinomhota (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 51'
      Foul by Lewis Holtby (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 52'
      Foul by Andy Rinomhota (Reading).
    • 52'
      Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 52'
      Attempt saved. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lewis Holtby.
    • 54'
      Foul by Omar Richards (Reading).
    • 54'
      Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 55'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Liam Moore.
    • 55'
      Attempt blocked. Bradley Johnson (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Lewis Travis.
    • 55'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 3, Reading 1. Joe Rothwell (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Lewis Holtby following a corner.
    • 56'
      G Joe Rothwell Assist Lewis Holtby
    • 57'
      Attempt missed. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box.
    • 58'
      Substitution, Reading. Sam Baldock replaces George Puscas.
    • 58'
      Substitution, Reading. Jordan Obita replaces Tyler Blackett.
    • 58'
      Substitution, Reading. Garath McCleary replaces Omar Richards.
    • 59'
      SI Sam Baldock SO George Puscas
    • 59'
      SI Jordan Obita SO Tyler Blackett
    • 59'
      SI Garath McCleary SO Omar Richards
    • 61'
      Corner, Reading. Conceded by Joe Rankin-Costello.
    • 63'
      Liam Moore (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 63'
      Foul by Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 63'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 3, Reading 2. Sam Baldock (Reading) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Jordan Obita with a cross.
    • 64'
      G Sam Baldock Assist Jordan Obita
    • 65'
      Sam Baldock (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 65'
      Foul by Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 67'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 3, Reading 3. Yakou Meite (Reading) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Sam Baldock.
    • 68'
      G Yakou Meite Assist Sam Baldock
    • 69'
      SI Sam Gallagher SO Ben Brereton
    • 69'
      SI John Buckley SO Lewis Holtby
    • 69'
      Garath McCleary (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 69'
      Foul by Jacob Davenport (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 69'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Sam Gallagher replaces Ben Brereton.
    • 69'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. John Buckley replaces Lewis Holtby.
    • 69'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Jacob Davenport replaces Bradley Johnson.
    • 70'
      SI Jacob Davenport SO Bradley Johnson
    • 70'
      Jacob Davenport (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 71'
      YC Jacob Davenport
    • 71'
      Attempt blocked. John Swift (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 71'
      Attempt missed. Jordan Obita (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is too high following a set piece situation.
    • 72'
      Foul by John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 72'
      Michael Morrison (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 73'
      Yakou Meite (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 73'
      Foul by John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 74'
      Attempt missed. John Swift (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.
    • 76'
      Attempt blocked. Michael Olise (Reading) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Sam Baldock.
    • 76'
      Corner, Reading. Conceded by Lewis Travis.
    • 76'
      Foul by Andy Rinomhota (Reading).
    • 76'
      Jacob Davenport (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 77'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Jack Vale replaces Adam Armstrong.
    • 77'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Harry Chapman replaces Joe Rothwell.
    • 78'
      SI Jack Vale SO Adam Armstrong
    • 78'
      SI Harry Chapman SO Joe Rothwell
    • 78'
      Foul by Yakou Meite (Reading).
    • 78'
      Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 78'
      Attempt missed. Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Lewis Travis following a set piece situation.
    • 78'
      Attempt blocked. Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
    • 81'
      Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 81'
      Foul by Yakou Meite (Reading).
    • 82'
      Substitution, Reading. Gabriel Osho replaces John Swift.
    • 83'
      SI Gabriel Osho SO John Swift
    • 83'
      Garath McCleary (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 83'
      Foul by Joe Rankin-Costello (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 86'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 4, Reading 3. Sam Gallagher (Blackburn Rovers) header from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Harry Chapman with a cross.
    • 87'
      G Sam Gallagher Assist Harry Chapman
    • 87'
      Attempt missed. Liam Moore (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.
    • 90'
      Yakou Meite (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 90'
      Foul by Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 90'
      Match ends, Blackburn Rovers 4, Reading 3.
    • 91'
      Attempt missed. Yakou Meite (Reading) header from very close range.
    • 94'
      Jack Vale (Blackburn Rovers) hits the woodwork with a right footed shot from the left side of the box.
    • 97'
      Attempt missed. Garath McCleary (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
    • 97'
      Second Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 4, Reading 3.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-4-2
    ACTIVE
    4-4-2
    Defender
    namibia
    Ryan Nyambe
    2
    Defender
    england
    Hayden Carter
    25
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Darragh Lenihan
    26
    Captain
    Defender
    england
    Lewis Travis
    27
    Midfielder
    england
    Harry Chapman
    11
    78'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Jacob Davenport
    18
    70'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    John Buckley
    21
    69'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Joe Rankin-Costello
    24
    Attacker
    england
    Sam Gallagher
    9
    69'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    brazil
    Rafael Cabral
    33
    Defender
    england
    Michael Morrison
    4
    Defender
    england
    Liam Moore
    6
    Captain
    36'Substituted
    Midfielder
    france
    Michael Olise
    7
    Midfielder
    england
    Andy Rinomhota
    8
    Attacker
    england
    Sam Baldock
    9
    59'Substituted
    Attacker
    côte d'ivoire
    Yakou Meite
    11

    SUBSTITUTES

    Defender
    england
    Tyler Magloire
    0
    Midfielder
    england
    Bradley Johnson
    4
    70'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Joe Rothwell
    8
    78'Substituted
    Midfielder
    germany
    Lewis Holtby
    10
    69'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Elliott Bennett
    31
    Attacker
    england
    Adam Armstrong
    7
    78'Substituted
    Attacker
    england
    Ben Brereton
    20
    69'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    england
    Sam Walker
    1
    Defender
    england
    Omar Richards
    3
    59'Substituted
    Defender
    scotland
    Tom McIntyre
    5
    36'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    John Swift
    10
    83'Substituted
    Midfielder
    brazil
    Felipe Araruna
    20
    Attacker
    romania
    George Puscas
    47
    59'Substituted

    MANAGERS

    england
    Tony Mowbray
    serbia
    Veljko Paunovic

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 63% 37%
    Effective Chances 15 6
    Shots on Target 5 3
    Turnovers 10 14

    POSSESSION

    Passes 570 317
    Passing Accuracy 81% 67%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 71% 58%
    Crosses 17 21
    Crossing accuracy 18% 10%

    ATTACK

    Shots 18 10
    Shots outside the box 7 6
    Shots inside the box 10 7
    Shooting accuracy 29% 23%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 9 17
    Effective Tackles 44% 65%
    Blocked Shots 5 3
    Clearances 11 17
    Saves 1 0

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 15 13
    Yellow Cards 1 0
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 2 0

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