Charlton Athletic v Blackburn Rovers, 03 January 2015

Score2-1 to Blackburn Rovers
RefereeKeith Stroud
CompetitionFA Cup 3rd round
VenueThe Valley
Attendance8,727
Kick-off: 3.00pm The first half was interrupted by a floodlight failure after about 30 minutes of play and lasted for about 12 minutes. Once repaired the match resumed without further problems.

Goals:

Jóhann Berg Gudmundsson 55 G

Goals:

Chris Taylor 4 G
Chris Taylor 59 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Neil Etheridge
Defender Tal Ben Haim
Defender André Bikey
Defender Morgan Fox
Defender/Midfielder Jordan Cousins
Defender/Midfielder Lawrie Wilson
Midfielder Yoni Buyens
Midfielder Johnnie Jackson
Midfielder/Forward Jóhann Berg Gudmundsson
Forward Simon Church
Forward George Tucudean

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Simon Eastwood
Defender Shane Duffy
Defender Adam Henley
Defender/Centre back Matt Kilgallon
Defender/Midfielder Ben Marshall
Midfielder Tom Cairney
Midfielder Craig Conway
Midfielder David Dunn
Midfielder Chris Taylor
Midfielder Lee Williamson
Forward Chris Brown

Substitutions:

Karlan Grant for Simon Church 63
Joe Gomez for Jóhann Berg Gudmundsson 84
Joe Pigott for George Tucudean 89

Substitutions:

Luke Varney for David Dunn 72

Cards:

Yoni Buyens 40 Y
Jóhann Berg Gudmundsson 70 Y
Yoni Buyens 72 Y
Yoni Buyens 72 R

Cards:

Shane Duffy 34 Y
Matt Kilgallon 68 Y
Tom Cairney 69 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Nick Pope
Defender Joe Gomez
Defender Harry Lennon
Defender/Midfielder Terell Thomas
Midfielder Ollie Muldoon
Forward Karlan Grant
Forward Joe Pigott

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Jason Steele
Defender Jack O'Connell
Midfielder John O'Sullivan
Forward Rudy Gestede
Forward Devarn Green
Forward Jordan Rhodes
Forward Luke Varney

Comments:

Prior to this result, Charlton Athletic had lost just one of their last ten home FA Cup matches. They remained without a victory in eight attempts in all competitions including a 2-0 defeat to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park two weeks prior to this match.

Comments:

Victory for Blackburn Rovers ended a five game winless away run.