Blackburn Rovers v Portsmouth, 02 January 2006

Score2-1 to Blackburn Rovers
RefereeMike Dean
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEwood Park
Attendance19,521
KICK-OFF: 7.35pm

Goals:

Morten Gamst Pedersen 9 G
Paul Dickov 39 G

Goals:

Matt Taylor 3 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender/Centre back Ryan Nelsen
Defender/Midfielder Dominic Matteo
Defender/Midfielder Steven Reid
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Midfielder Robbie Savage
Midfielder David Bentley
Forward Paul Dickov
Forward Shefki Kuqi

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sander Westerveld
Defender Dejan Stefanovic
Defender Andy Griffin
Defender Brian Priske
Defender Aliou Cisse
Defender/Centre back Andy O'Brien
Defender/Midfielder Matt Taylor
Midfielder Salif Diao
Midfielder Gary O'Neil
Forward Dario Silva

Substitutions:

Craig Bellamy for Paul Dickov 66
Brett Emerton for David Bentley 66
Tugay Kerimoglu for Shefki Kuqi 90

Substitutions:

Svetoslav Todorov for Dario Silva 46
Laurent Robert for Aliou Cisse 76
Azar Karadas for Matt Taylor 82

Cards:

Morten Gamst Pedersen 62 Y

Cards:

Salif Diao 13 Y
Aliou Cisse 34 Y
Dejan Stefanovic 47 Y
Andy Griffin 60 Y

On the bench:

Defender Brett Emerton
Midfielder Tugay Kerimoglu
Forward Craig Bellamy

On the bench:

Defender/Forward Azar Karadas
Midfielder Laurent Robert

Comments:

League position: 8th Unused substitutes: Peter Enckelman and Aaron Mokoena

Comments:

League position: 18th Unused substitutes: John Viafara and Andrea Guatelli