Championship

  • Adam Armstrong 27’
  • Ben Brereton 46’
  • Adam Armstrong 71’
  • Harvey Elliott 83’
  • Adam Armstrong 85’
  • 22’ Kristian Pedersen
  • 50’ Lukas Jutkiewicz
2 Half Time 1
08/05/2021
Round 46
Ewood Park

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 0'
      Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 0'
      Foul by Sam Cosgrove (Birmingham City).
    • 1'
      John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 1'
      Foul by Kristian Pedersen (Birmingham City).
    • 2'
      Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box from a direct free kick.
    • 3'
      Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 3'
      Foul by Amari Miller (Birmingham City).
    • 4'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Nico Gordon.
    • 9'
      Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 9'
      Foul by Amari Miller (Birmingham City).
    • 10'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Ben Brereton tries a through ball, but Adam Armstrong is caught offside.
    • 16'
      Offside, Birmingham City. Gary Gardner tries a through ball, but Sam Cosgrove is caught offside.
    • 18'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Amari Miller.
    • 21'
      Foul by Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 21'
      Sam Cosgrove (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 21'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 0, Birmingham City 1. Kristian Pedersen (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner following a set piece situation.
    • 22'
      G Kristian Pedersen
    • 23'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Amari'i Bell tries a through ball, but Ben Brereton is caught offside.
    • 25'
      Penalty Blackburn Rovers. Amari'i Bell draws a foul in the penalty area.
    • 25'
      Penalty conceded by Jonathan Leko (Birmingham City) after a foul in the penalty area.
    • 25'
      Jonathan Leko (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card.
    • 26'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Birmingham City 1. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.
    • 26'
      YC Jonathan Leko
    • 27'
      G Adam Armstrong
    • 29'
      Foul by Sam Gallagher (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 29'
      Steve Seddon (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 30'
      Attempt blocked. Amari'i Bell (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
    • 30'
      Attempt missed. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Ryan Nyambe.
    • 32'
      Kristian Pedersen (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 32'
      Foul by Sam Gallagher (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 33'
      Sam Cosgrove (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 33'
      Foul by Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 35'
      Attempt missed. Ryan Stirk (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box.
    • 37'
      Attempt saved. Sam Gallagher (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Lewis Travis.
    • 37'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Sam Gallagher tries a through ball, but Ben Brereton is caught offside.
    • 39'
      Foul by Ryan Stirk (Birmingham City).
    • 39'
      John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 39'
      Ryan Stirk (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 40'
      YC Ryan Stirk
    • 40'
      Foul by Rekeem Harper (Birmingham City).
    • 40'
      Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 41'
      Gary Gardner (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 41'
      Foul by Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 41'
      Attempt missed. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box.
    • 41'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Josh Dacres-Cogley.
    • 42'
      Attempt missed. John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Sam Gallagher following a corner.
    • 43'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Sam Gallagher tries a through ball, but Adam Armstrong is caught offside.
    • 45'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 2, Birmingham City 1. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Sam Gallagher with a through ball.
    • 46'
      G Ben Brereton Assist Sam Gallagher
    • 46'
      First Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 2, Birmingham City 1.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      SI Lukas Jutkiewicz SO Sam Cosgrove
    • 45'
      SI Alen Halilovic SO Jonathan Leko
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Blackburn Rovers 2, Birmingham City 1.
    • 45'
      Substitution, Birmingham City. Lukas Jutkiewicz replaces Sam Cosgrove.
    • 45'
      Substitution, Birmingham City. Alen Halilovic replaces Jonathan Leko.
    • 47'
      Attempt saved. John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 49'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 2, Birmingham City 2. Lukas Jutkiewicz (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Steve Seddon with a cross.
    • 50'
      G Lukas Jutkiewicz Assist Steve Seddon
    • 50'
      Foul by Lukas Jutkiewicz (Birmingham City).
    • 50'
      Taylor Harwood-Bellis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 51'
      John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 51'
      Foul by Nico Gordon (Birmingham City).
    • 52'
      Attempt missed. Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) header from the right side of the six yard box following a corner.
    • 52'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Steve Seddon.
    • 53'
      Offside, Birmingham City. Connal Trueman tries a through ball, but Rekeem Harper is caught offside.
    • 55'
      Attempt blocked. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Taylor Harwood-Bellis.
    • 56'
      Attempt missed. Sam Gallagher (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Amari'i Bell with a cross.
    • 57'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Daniel Ayala replaces Taylor Harwood-Bellis.
    • 57'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Stewart Downing replaces Jacob Davenport.
    • 57'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Harvey Elliott replaces Sam Gallagher.
    • 58'
      SI Daniel Ayala SO Taylor Harwood-Bellis
    • 58'
      SI Stewart Downing SO Jacob Davenport
    • 58'
      SI Harvey Elliott SO Sam Gallagher
    • 58'
      Attempt saved. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lewis Travis.
    • 60'
      Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 60'
      Foul by Rekeem Harper (Birmingham City).
    • 61'
      Lukas Jutkiewicz (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 61'
      Foul by Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 63'
      Foul by Lukas Jutkiewicz (Birmingham City).
    • 63'
      Darragh Lenihan (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 64'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Amari'i Bell tries a through ball, but Adam Armstrong is caught offside.
    • 65'
      Attempt missed. Harvey Elliott (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Adam Armstrong.
    • 66'
      Foul by Kristian Pedersen (Birmingham City).
    • 66'
      Tyrhys Dolan (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 66'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Tyrhys Dolan replaces Ben Brereton.
    • 66'
      Kristian Pedersen (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 67'
      SI Tyrhys Dolan SO Ben Brereton
    • 67'
      YC Kristian Pedersen
    • 67'
      Foul by Rekeem Harper (Birmingham City).
    • 67'
      John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 68'
      Attempt saved. Lukas Jutkiewicz (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner.
    • 68'
      Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Thomas Kaminski.
    • 70'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 3, Birmingham City 2. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Stewart Downing.
    • 71'
      G Adam Armstrong Assist Stewart Downing
    • 71'
      Alen Halilovic (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 71'
      Foul by John Buckley (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 73'
      Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Corry Evans replaces John Buckley.
    • 74'
      SI Corry Evans SO John Buckley
    • 75'
      Substitution, Birmingham City. Riley McGree replaces Rekeem Harper because of an injury.
    • 76'
      SI Riley McGree SO Rekeem Harper
    • 77'
      Attempt blocked. Alen Halilovic (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Kristian Pedersen.
    • 78'
      Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Corry Evans tries a through ball, but Adam Armstrong is caught offside.
    • 78'
      Substitution, Birmingham City. Keyendrah Simmonds replaces Amari Miller.
    • 79'
      SI Keyendrah Simmonds SO Amari Miller
    • 79'
      Josh Dacres-Cogley (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 79'
      Foul by Corry Evans (Blackburn Rovers).
    • 79'
      Offside, Birmingham City. Gary Gardner tries a through ball, but Kristian Pedersen is caught offside.
    • 80'
      Foul by Keyendrah Simmonds (Birmingham City).
    • 80'
      Ryan Nyambe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 81'
      Substitution, Birmingham City. Mikel San José replaces Ryan Stirk.
    • 82'
      SI Mikel San José SO Ryan Stirk
    • 82'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 4, Birmingham City 2. Harvey Elliott (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Corry Evans.
    • 83'
      G Harvey Elliott Assist Corry Evans
    • 83'
      Foul by Josh Dacres-Cogley (Birmingham City).
    • 83'
      Corry Evans (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 84'
      Goal! Blackburn Rovers 5, Birmingham City 2. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Corry Evans.
    • 85'
      G Adam Armstrong Assist Corry Evans
    • 87'
      Foul by Kristian Pedersen (Birmingham City).
    • 87'
      Tyrhys Dolan (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 88'
      Attempt blocked. Adam Armstrong (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Stewart Downing.
    • 88'
      Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Kristian Pedersen.
    • 89'
      Foul by Steve Seddon (Birmingham City).
    • 89'
      Tyrhys Dolan (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 90'
      Match ends, Blackburn Rovers 5, Birmingham City 2.
    • 92'
      Second Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 5, Birmingham City 2.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-2-3-1
    ACTIVE
    4-5-1
    Goalkeeper
    belgium
    Thomas Kaminski
    1
    Defender
    namibia
    Ryan Nyambe
    2
    Defender
    spain
    Daniel Ayala
    5
    58'Substituted
    Defender
    jamaica
    Amari'i Bell
    17
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Darragh Lenihan
    26
    Captain
    Defender
    england
    Lewis Travis
    27
    Midfielder
    england
    Stewart Downing
    6
    58'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Harvey Elliott
    16
    58'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Corry Evans
    29
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Tyrhys Dolan
    39
    67'Substituted
    Attacker
    england
    Adam Armstrong
    7
    Goalkeeper
    england
    Connal Trueman
    27
    Defender
    denmark
    Kristian Pedersen
    3
    Defender
    england
    Josh Dacres-Cogley
    25
    Defender
    england
    Steve Seddon
    42
    Defender
    england
    Nico Gordon
    50
    Midfielder
    australia
    Riley McGree
    18
    76'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Gary Gardner
    20
    Captain
    Midfielder
    croatia
    Alen Halilovic
    35
    45'Substituted
    Attacker
    england
    Keyendrah Simmonds
    0
    79'Substituted
    Attacker
    england
    Lukas Jutkiewicz
    10
    45'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    england
    Aynsley Pears
    13
    Defender
    scotland
    Barry Douglas
    15
    Defender
    england
    Taylor Harwood-Bellis
    22
    58'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Bradley Johnson
    4
    Midfielder
    england
    Jacob Davenport
    18
    58'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    John Buckley
    21
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Elliott Bennett
    31
    Attacker
    england
    Sam Gallagher
    9
    58'Substituted
    Attacker
    chile
    Ben Brereton
    20
    67'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    england
    Zach Jeacock
    38
    Defender
    france
    Maxime Colin
    2
    Defender
    england
    Harlee Dean
    12
    Midfielder
    england
    Jonathan Leko
    14
    45'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Rekeem Harper
    24
    76'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Amari Miller
    41
    79'Substituted
    Midfielder
    wales
    Ryan Stirk
    47
    82'Substituted
    Attacker
    angola
    Jérémie Bela
    11
    Attacker
    england
    Sam Cosgrove
    16
    45'Substituted

    MANAGERS

    england
    Tony Mowbray
    england
    Lee Bowyer

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 57% 43%
    Effective Chances 16 3
    Shots on Target 8 3
    Turnovers 20 12

    POSSESSION

    Passes 470 346
    Passing Accuracy 85% 77%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 78% 64%
    Crosses 11 10
    Crossing accuracy 27% 30%

    ATTACK

    Shots 27 30
    Shots outside the box 7 2
    Shots inside the box 11 3
    Shooting accuracy 44% 60%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 13 22
    Effective Tackles 46% 59%
    Blocked Shots 3 1
    Clearances 6 19
    Saves 3 1

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 8 17
    Yellow Cards 0 3
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 6 3

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