Championship: Blackburn Rovers draws 0-0 with Huddersfield Town on Sunday

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BLACKBURN. Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Huddersfield Town played out a goalless draw.

BLACKBURN. Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Huddersfield Town didn’t manage to score any goal on Sunday..

The match was played at the Ewood Park stadium in Blackburn on Sunday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Keith Stroud who was helped by Richard Wild and Mark Russell. The 4th official was Martin Coy. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 8.3 degrees Celsius or 46.98 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 92%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Blackburn Rovers was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Huddersfield Town that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.

Blackburn Rovers was more aggressive with 69 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 0 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Blackburn Rovers to win the match​.

Blackburn Rovers shot 11 times, 0 on target, 11 off target. On the opposite side, Huddersfield Town shot 4 times, 1 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Blackburn Rovers received 3 yellow cards (L. Travis, J. Buckley and J. P. van Hecke). On the opposite side, Huddersfield Town received 2 yellow cards (S. High and D. Holmes).

After this encounter, Blackburn Rovers will have 45 points like Fulham to stay in the 3rd place. On the other side, Huddersfield Town will have 39 points like Middlesbrough to stay in the 6th place.

Match Events

  • 14'
    14'

    S. High

    Scott High - Huddersfield Town - receive yellow card for a foul. Joe Rothwell - Blackburn Rovers - won a free kick in attack. Fouled by Scott High - Huddersfield Town
  • 33'
    33'

    L. Travis

    Lewis Travis - Blackburn Rovers - receive yellow card for a foul. Fouled by Lewis Travis - Blackburn Rovers Danel Sinani - Huddersfield Town - won a free kick in defence. Scott High - Huddersfield Town - won a free kick in defence. Fouled by John Buckley - Blackburn Rovers
  • 39'
    39'

    J. Buckley

    John Buckley - Blackburn Rovers - receive yellow card for a foul. Shot blocked. Scott High - Huddersfield Town - shot with right foot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 63'
    63'

    S. Gallagher

    R. Khadra

  • 67'
    67'

    J. Rhodes

    J. Koroma

  • 67'
    67'

    T. Edun

    H. Pickering

  • 71'
    71'

    O. Turton

    S. High

  • 73'
    73'

    T. Dolan

    J. Buckley

  • 80'
    80'

    D. Holmes

    Tyrhys Dolan - Blackburn Rovers - won a free kick in defence. Fouled by Duane Holmes - Huddersfield Town Duane Holmes - Huddersfield Town - receive yellow card for a foul.
  • 84'
    84'

    J. P. van Hecke

    Sorba Thomas - Huddersfield Town - won a free kick in defence. Fouled by Jan Paul van Hecke - Blackburn Rovers Jan Paul van Hecke - Blackburn Rovers - receive yellow card for a foul.

Next match

In the upcoming Championship match, Blackburn Rovers will play away with Cardiff City on the 15th of January with a 4-2 head to head in favor of Cardiff City (7 draws).

Huddersfield Town will host Swansea City on the 15th of January with a 3-2 head to head statistic in favor of Swansea City (2 draws).

Blackburn Rovers: Formation and Lineups

Blackburn Rovers started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Tony Mowbray chose to play with the following team: Thomas Kaminski (6.7), Darragh Lenihan (7.5), Jan Paul van Hecke (6.5), Scott Wharton (7.6), Ryan Nyambe (6.8), Lewis Travis (7.1), Joe Rothwell (7.9), Harry Pickering (6.8), Reda Khadra (7.3), John Buckley (6.8) and Ben Brereton Díaz (6.4).

Substitutes

Blackburn Rovers made 3 changes: R. Khadra for S. Gallagher (63′), H. Pickering for T. Edun (67′) and J. Buckley for T. Dolan (73′).

Top player: Joe Rothwell

The player who no doubt impressed Blackburn Rovers the most was Joe Rothwell.

His rating is (7.9) with 33 passes (81% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 6. He performed 9 crosses.

Huddersfield Town: Formation and Lineups

Huddersfield Town started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

On the other side, Carlos Corberán Vallet played with: Lee Nicholls (6.8), Matthew Pearson (6.5), Tom Lees (6.8), Levi Colwill (7.2), Sorba Thomas (7.2), Scott High (6.4), Lewis O’Brien (7.0), Harry Toffolo (6.7), Danel Sinani (6.8), Josh Koroma (6.1) and Duane Holmes (6.5).

Huddersfield Town could not rely on the presence of J. Rhodes (injured).

Substitutes

Huddersfield Town made 2 changes: J. Koroma for J. Rhodes (67′) and S. High for O. Turton (71′).

Top player: Levi Colwill

The player who no doubt impressed Huddersfield Town the most was Levi Colwill.

His rating is (7.2) with 61 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship

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