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Blackburn Rovers v Rotherham United Live Commentary, 08/10/2022

FT
3 - 0
BBR
ROT
B. Brereton (21 pen)
B. Brereton (63)
S. Szmodics (75)
Ewood Park

Commentary

Match ends, Blackburn Rovers 3, Rotherham United 0.
90' + 4' Second Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 3, Rotherham United 0.
90' + 3' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Daniel Barlaser.
90' + 2' Foul by Adam Wharton (Blackburn Rovers).
90' + 2' Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90' + 2' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Chiedozie Ogbene.
D. Barlaser
Yellow Card
Rotherham United
90' + 1' Daniel Barlaser (Rotherham United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
90' George Hirst (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
90' Foul by Daniel Barlaser (Rotherham United).
88' Ryan Hedges (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
88' Foul by Daniel Barlaser (Rotherham United).
A. Wharton
T. Morton
Blackburn Rovers
87' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Adam Wharton replaces Tyler Morton.
B. Dack
S. Szmodics
Blackburn Rovers
87' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Bradley Dack replaces Sammie Szmodics.
81' Attempt blocked. Tyrhys Dolan (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Sammie Szmodics.
J. Lindsay
O. Rathbone
Rotherham United
80' Substitution, Rotherham United. Jamie Lindsay replaces Oliver Rathbone.
C. Mola
H. Pickering
Blackburn Rovers
80' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Clinton Mola replaces Harry Pickering.
G. Hirst
S. Gallagher
Blackburn Rovers
80' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. George Hirst replaces Sam Gallagher.
78' Attempt saved. Ryan Hedges (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
77' Foul by Harry Pickering (Blackburn Rovers).
77' Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham United) wins a free kick on the right wing.
S. Ferguson
L. Peltier
Rotherham United
76' Substitution, Rotherham United. Shane Ferguson replaces Lee Peltier.
S. Szmodics
T. Dolan
Blackburn Rovers
75' Goal! Blackburn Rovers 3, Rotherham United 0. Sammie Szmodics (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Tyrhys Dolan.
74' Foul by Dominic Hyam (Blackburn Rovers).
74' Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
T. Dolan
B. Brereton
Blackburn Rovers
73' Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Tyrhys Dolan replaces Ben Brereton because of an injury.
C. Washington
T. Eaves
Rotherham United
71' Substitution, Rotherham United. Conor Washington replaces Tom Eaves.
C. Humphreys
B. Norton-Cuffy
Rotherham United
70' Substitution, Rotherham United. Cameron Humphreys replaces Brooke Norton-Cuffy.
68' Scott Wharton (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
68' Foul by Tom Eaves (Rotherham United).
67' Attempt missed. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Scott Wharton following a fast break.
66' Attempt blocked. Sammie Szmodics (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Lewis Travis.
B. Brereton
S. Szmodics
Blackburn Rovers
63' Goal! Blackburn Rovers 2, Rotherham United 0. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Sammie Szmodics with a cross.
61' Foul by Ryan Hedges (Blackburn Rovers).
61' Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
59' Attempt saved. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Harry Pickering.
59' Attempt blocked. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ryan Hedges.
59' Attempt missed. Sammie Szmodics (Blackburn Rovers) header from very close range is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Ryan Hedges with a cross.
58' Attempt missed. Oliver Rathbone (Rotherham United) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Daniel Barlaser.
56' Foul by Lewis Travis (Blackburn Rovers).
56' Brooke Norton-Cuffy (Rotherham United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
O. Rathbone
Yellow Card
Rotherham United
55' Oliver Rathbone (Rotherham United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
54' Tyler Morton (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
54' Foul by Oliver Rathbone (Rotherham United).
50' Attempt blocked. Ryan Hedges (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Sam Gallagher.
49' Foul by Sammie Szmodics (Blackburn Rovers).
49' Daniel Barlaser (Rotherham United) wins a free kick on the right wing.
48' Sammie Szmodics (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
48' Foul by Lee Peltier (Rotherham United).
46' Foul by Scott Wharton (Blackburn Rovers).
46' Tom Eaves (Rotherham United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Second Half begins Blackburn Rovers 1, Rotherham United 0.
45' + 3' First Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Rotherham United 0.
45' + 3' Attempt saved. Daniel Ayala (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Tyler Morton with a cross.
45' + 2' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Oliver Rathbone.
44' Attempt missed. Wes Harding (Rotherham United) header from very close range is too high. Assisted by Daniel Barlaser with a cross following a corner.
44' Corner, Rotherham United. Conceded by Thomas Kaminski.
44' Attempt saved. Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham United) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Tom Eaves.
42' Attempt blocked. Sammie Szmodics (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ben Brereton.
42' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Tom Eaves.
41' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Lee Peltier.
41' Attempt blocked. Tom Eaves (Rotherham United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
37' Corner, Rotherham United. Conceded by Daniel Ayala.
29' Attempt missed. Scott Wharton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high following a corner.
29' Attempt blocked. Daniel Ayala (Blackburn Rovers) header from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Tyler Morton with a cross.
29' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Cohen Bramall.
29' Attempt blocked. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Harry Pickering with a cross.
27' Attempt missed. Scott Wharton (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Tyler Morton with a cross following a corner.
26' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Ben Wiles.
26' Attempt blocked. Scott Wharton (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Tyler Morton with a cross.
25' Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Brooke Norton-Cuffy.
25' Attempt blocked. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Sammie Szmodics.
24' Attempt missed. Ben Wiles (Rotherham United) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Oliver Rathbone.
B. Brereton
Penalty Goal
Blackburn Rovers
21' Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Rotherham United 0. Ben Brereton (Blackburn Rovers) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
G. Hall
Yellow Card
Rotherham United
20' Grant Hall (Rotherham United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
20' Penalty Blackburn Rovers. Tyler Morton draws a foul in the penalty area.
20' Penalty conceded by Grant Hall (Rotherham United) after a foul in the penalty area.
16' Hand ball by Oliver Rathbone (Rotherham United).
16' Tom Eaves (Rotherham United) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the right side of the box. Assisted by Chiedozie Ogbene.
15' Attempt missed. Oliver Rathbone (Rotherham United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
12' Corner, Rotherham United. Conceded by Thomas Kaminski.
12' Attempt saved. Oliver Rathbone (Rotherham United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
12' Attempt blocked. Tom Eaves (Rotherham United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Chiedozie Ogbene.
11' Ryan Hedges (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
11' Foul by Cohen Bramall (Rotherham United).
4' Dominic Hyam (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
4' Foul by Tom Eaves (Rotherham United).
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.