Blackburn Rovers v Sunderland, 02 January 2008

Score1-0 to Blackburn Rovers
RefereeRob Styles
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEwood Park
Attendance23,212
KICK-OFF: 8.00pm

Goals:

Benni McCarthy penalty 57 P

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender Brett Emerton
Defender/Centre back Aaron Mokoena
Defender/Centre back Ryan Nelsen
Defender/Centre back Christopher Samba
Defender/Midfielder Stephen Warnock
Midfielder David Bentley
Midfielder Tugay Kerimoglu
Forward Benni McCarthy

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Craig Gordon
Defender Danny Collins
Defender Paul McShane
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Richardson
Midfielder Liam Miller
Midfielder Ross Wallace
Midfielder Dean Whitehead
Forward Kenwyne Jones
Forward Daryl Murphy
Forward Dwight Yorke

Substitutions:

Matt Derbyshire for Roque Santa Cruz 46
David Dunn for Matt Derbyshire 69

Substitutions:

Grant Leadbitter for Kenwyne Jones 46
Andrew Cole for Ross Wallace 82
Martyn Waghorn for Kieran Richardson 82

Cards:

Tugay Kerimoglu 42 Y
Brett Emerton 61 Y
Christopher Samba 72 Y

Cards:

Danny Higginbotham 56 Y
Ross Wallace 58 Y
Dwight Yorke 65 Y
Dwight Yorke 71 Y
Dwight Yorke 71 R
Danny Collins 80 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder David Dunn
Forward Matt Derbyshire

On the bench:

Midfielder Grant Leadbitter
Forward Andrew Cole
Forward Martyn Waghorn

Comments:

League position: 9th Unused substitutes: Jason Brown, Zurab Zhizanishvili and Keith Treacy

Comments:

League position: 18th Unused substitutes: Darren Ward and Graham Kavanagh