Highlights and goals: Preston 1-4 Blackburn in EFL Championship 2021-22
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4:45 PM23 days ago


Our coverage of the match between Preston North End and Blackburn Rovers of matchday 44 of EFL Championship 2021-22 comes to an end.

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4:29 PM23 days ago

90+4' End of the match

The match ends at Deepdale, BLACKBURN WON! The Rovers are back to winning ways and have again a chance, even if minimal, to fight to enter the playoffs for the third place for promotion to the Premier League.
4:21 PM23 days ago

90' Additional time

Four more minutes will be played in the match.
4:21 PM23 days ago

87' Double change for Blackburn

Enter Tayo Edun and Bradley Dack in place of Joe Rothwell and John Buckley.
4:15 PM23 days ago

82' Preston substitution

Enter Alistair McCann in place of Ben Whiteman.
4:13 PM23 days ago

79' Blackburn substitution

Ian Poveda replaces Sam Gallagher.
4:05 PM23 days ago


Ben Brereton had a chance. Great header from a cross from the right, but the crossbar denied Blackburn a fifth goal.
4:02 PM23 days ago

71' Preston substitution

Enter Joseph Rafferty in place of Andrew Hughes.
3:58 PM23 days ago

67' Blackburn had it!

Sam Gallagher's shot that demanded the goalkeeper Iversen underneath. Corner kick for the visitors.
3:54 PM23 days ago

63' Yellow card

John Buckley was cautioned for Blackburn. Third for the away team.
3:51 PM23 days ago

62' Yellow card

Ben Whiteman was cautioned for Preston. Second for the home team.
3:50 PM23 days ago


Preston had a chance with a shot from Emil Riss Jakobsen in front of goal.
3:43 PM23 days ago

52' GOOOOAL for Blackburn

LEWIS TRAVIS! The midfielder appeared on the right to receive a ball from Ben Brereton, latched on to the inside of Andrew Hughes' marker and shot low inside the left post.
3:41 PM23 days ago

50' First minutes of second half

Blackburn have started the second half well, going forward. Preston North are just trying to defend as best they can.
3:36 PM23 days ago

Second half begins

The match restarted with the start of the second half. There was only one change, for Preston, with Sean Maguire coming on in place of Greg Cunningham.
3:20 PM23 days ago

45+3' End of the first half

The first 45 minutes are over. Partial victory for Blackburn at Preston's home. 3-1 and half-time.
3:17 PM23 days ago

45' Additional time

Three more minutes will be played in the first half.
3:14 PM23 days ago

39' It was almost an own goal for Blackburn!

Brad Potts' cross from the right, when the ball entered the box, Lewis Travis appeared and in his attempt to clear the ball sent it into his own goal, but goalkeeper Thomas Kaminski reacted very well to prevent the second goal for the home team.
3:14 PM23 days ago

38' Yellow card

Alan Browne was cautioned for Preston. First for the home team.
3:11 PM23 days ago

37' GOOOOAL for Blackburn

DARRAGH LENIHAN! The defender scores with a good header after a cross from the right flank by Joe Rothwell.
3:09 PM23 days ago

35' Final stretch of the first half

The match continues, Preston has not come close to the goal since the goal.
3:01 PM23 days ago

29' GOOOOAL for Preston North End

ALAN BROWNE! Greg Cunningham carried the ball and laid it off to Browne, who shot on goal and the ball deflected off Scott Wharton to dislodge Kaminski.
2:57 PM23 days ago

25' All quiet for Blackburn

The visiting team controls the game by dominating the ball and circulating it all over the pitch. Preston is not reacting yet.
2:53 PM23 days ago

21' Yellow card

Sam Gallagher was cautioned for Blackburn. Second in the match.
2:49 PM23 days ago

15' First quarter of the match

Blackburn continue to insist and look for the third goal.
2:46 PM23 days ago

12' GOOOOOAL for Blackburn

JOHN BUCKLEY! The midfielder received the ball from Ben Brereton and took a mid-range shot from underneath and the ball went inside the left post. 2-0 quickly.
2:41 PM23 days ago

9' GOOOOAL for Blackburn!

SAM GALLAGHER! The striker scored with a header after Ben Brereton headed first a cross from the left and the ball hit the left post. He took advantage of the rebound and without a goalkeeper scored the first goal of the match.
2:37 PM23 days ago

5' First minutes

Not much happens at the start of the match. The teams are just getting settled on the field.
2:33 PM23 days ago

1' Yellow card

The referee cautions Harry Pickering. Very quick first yellow of the match.
2:32 PM23 days ago

Match starts

The match between Preston North End and Blackburn Rovers gets underway.
2:30 PM23 days ago

Teams on the field

Preston North End and Blackburn Rovers players take to the field at Deepdale.
2:26 PM23 days ago

Match officials

Referee: Jeremy Simpson

Assistant No.1: Ian Cooper

Assistant No.2: Geoffrey Liddle

Fourth official: Stephen Martin

2:22 PM23 days ago

Final details to start the match

2:15 PM23 days ago

Substitutes - Blackburn Rovers

13. Aynsley Peas (GK), 05. Daniel Sánchez, 10. Tyrhys Dolan, 20. Tayo Edun, 23. Bradley Dack, 30. Ian Poveda, 42. Deyovaisio Zeefuik.

2:10 PM23 days ago

Starting XI - Blackburn Rovers

| 01. Thomas Kaminski |
| 26. Darragh Lenihan | 25. Jan Paul van Hecke | 16. Scott Wharton | 03. Harry Pickering |
| 27. Lewis Travis | 08. Joe Rothwell |
| 19. Ryan Hedges | 21. John Buckley | 22. Ben Brereton |
| 09. Sam Gallagher |

Coach: Tony Mowbray

2:05 PM23 days ago

Substitutes - Preston North End

25. Connor Ripley (GK), 06. Liam Lindsay, 13. Alistair McCann, 15. Joseph Rafferty, 24. Sean Maguire, 31. Scott Sinclair, 39. Mikey O'Neil.

2:00 PM23 days ago

Starting XI - Preston North End

| 12. Daniel Iversen |
| 02. Sepp van den Berg | 05. Patrick Bauer | 16. Andrew Hughes |
| 04. Ben Whiteman |
| 44. Brad Potts | 03. Greg Cunningham | 08. Alan Browne | 11. Daniel Johnson |
| 19. Emil Riis Jakobsen | 21. Cameron Archer |

Coach: Ryan Lowe

1:55 PM23 days ago

How the teams arrived at Deepdale

1:50 PM23 days ago

Last five matches - Blackburn Rovers

April 18 - EFL Championship: 0-1 vs Stoke (Lost)

April 15 - EFL Championship: 2-1 vs Peterborough (Lost)

April 9 - EFL Championship: 1-1 vs Blackpool

April 2 - EFL Championship: 2-2 vs Coventry

March 19 - EFL Championship: 1-0 vs Reading (Lost)

1:45 PM23 days ago

Last five matches - Preston North End

April 19 - EFL Championship: 3-0 vs Fulham (Lost)

April 15 - EFL Championship: 1-1 vs Millwall

April 9 - EFL Championship: 2-1 vs QPR (Won)

April 5 - EFL Championship: 1-0 vs Blackpool (Won)

April 2 - EFL Championship: 1-0 vs Derby County (Lost)

1:40 PM23 days ago

All set in Deepdale

1:35 PM23 days ago

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1:30 PM23 days ago

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1:25 PM23 days ago

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1:20 PM23 days ago

What time is Preston North End vs Blackburn Rovers match for EFL Championship?

This is the start time of the game Preston North End vs Blackburn Rovers of April 25th 2022 in several countries:

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1:15 PM23 days ago

Key player - Blackburn Rovers

In Blackburn Rovers, the presence of Ben Brereton stands out. The 23-year-old Chilean player is the team's top scorer in the current edition of the EFL Championship with 21 goals.
1:10 PM23 days ago

Key player - Preston North End

In Preston North End, the presence of Emil Riis Jakobsen stands out. The 23-year-old Danish player is the team's top scorer in the current edition of the EFL Championship with 13 goals. He has also made four assists.
1:05 PM23 days ago

Preston North End vs Blackburn Rovers history

These two teams have met 106 times. The statistics are in favor of Preston North End, who have been victorious on 45 occasions, while Blackburn Rovers have won on 32 occasions, leaving a balance of 29 draws.

In the EFL Championship...

Referring to the times they have faced each other in the EFL Championship, we count 29 duels, where the numbers are in favor of Preston North End with 13 victories, while Blackburn Rovers have won 10, for a balance of six draws. 

If we take into account the number of times that Preston North End have been at home to Blackburn Rovers in the EFL Championship, there are 14 matches, where the Lilywhites have the advantage with seven wins over the four that the Rovers have won, and the three draws that have occurred.

1:00 PM23 days ago

Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn completed a disappointing end of the competition, considering that until a few weeks ago they were the other candidate to return to the Premier League, however, they fell into a negative streak, which has now marginalized them from the fight to achieve it. For now, they will only have the consolation of trying to win what is left to close the season better.

12:55 PM23 days ago

Preston North End

Preston comes from losing 3-0 in their most recent match against Fulham, in the match that confirmed their place in the first division. The team's main task in these remaining fixtures is to collect as many points as possible to finish their season with honor.

12:50 PM23 days ago

The match will be played at Deepdale

The match Preston North End vs Blackburn Rovers will be played at Deepdale, located in the city of Preston, England. This venue, inaugurated in 1875, has a capacity for 23,408 spectators.
12:45 PM24 days ago

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