Bristol City 1-1 Blackburn Rovers: Draw on Saturday
BRISTOL. Bristol City and Blackburn Rovers draw 1-1. C. O'Dowda scored the first goal (34') for Bristol City. B. Brereton settled the score 1-1 (75').
BRISTOL. Bristol City and Blackburn Rovers draw 1-1. C. O’Dowda scored the first goal (34′) for Bristol City. B. Brereton settled the score 1-1 (75′).
The match was held at the Ashton Gate Stadium Stadium in Bristol on Saturday and this began at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was John Busby who had the assistance of James Wilson and Robert Hyde. The 4th official was Chris Sarginson. The weather was clear. The temperature was quite cold around 5.6 degrees Celsius or 42.06 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 47%.
Blackburn Rovers was in firm control of the ball 55% while Bristol City was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Bristol City was more aggressive with 58 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 3 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Bristol City to win the match.
Bristol City shot 9 times, 3 on target, 2 off target. On the other side, Blackburn Rovers shot 8 times, 1 on target, 3 off target.
Bristol City received 2 yellow cards (J. Williams and H. Massengo). On the opposite side, Blackburn Rovers received 2 yellow cards (R. Nyambe and J. Rothwell).
After this match, Bristol City will have 19 points like Sheffield United to stay in the 18th place. On the opposite side, Blackburn Rovers will have 26 points to stay in the 7th place.
In the upcoming Championship match, Bristol City will host Stoke City on the 24th of November with a 4-3 head to head stats in favor of Bristol City (1 draw).
Blackburn Rovers will host Peterborough United on the 24th of November with a 1-1 head to head.
Bristol City: Formation and Lineups
Bristol City started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Nigel Pearson chose to play with the following team: Daniel Bentley , Zak Vyner , Tomáš Kalas , Nathan Baker , Alex Scott , Ayman Benarous , Tyreeq Bakinson , Joe Williams , Callum O’Dowda , Chris Martin and Andreas Weimann .
Bristol City made 3 changes: A. Benarous for H. Massengo (64′), C. Martin for A. Semenyo (70′) and A. Scott for N. Wells (83′).
Top player: Callum O’Dowda
Probably the most impressive player in Bristol City was Callum O’Dowda.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 17 passes (76% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 12. He performed 4 crosses.
Blackburn Rovers: Formation and Lineups
Blackburn Rovers started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Tony Mowbray played with: Thomas Kaminski , Ryan Nyambe , Darragh Lenihan , Scott Wharton , Adetayo Edun , Lewis Travis , John Buckley , Jacob Davenport , Ian Carlo Poveda , Ben Brereton and Reda Khadra .
Blackburn Rovers made 3 changes: I. Poveda for D. Ayala (44′), J. Davenport for J. Rothwell (60′) and R. Nyambe for L. Clarkson (67′).
Top player: Ben Brereton
The player who no doubt impressed Blackburn Rovers the most was Ben Brereton.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 17 passes (82% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 6.
Results of the day
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