Preston NE vs Blackburn Live Score and Live Stream


Preston NE played Blackburn at the Championship of England on February 17. The match kicked off 15:00 UTC and ended in a draw 2 - 2.

Sammie Szmodics scored the first goal on the 7th minute of the game followed by goals from Sam Gallagher, Robbie Brady and Emil Riis Jakobsen who made the final score 2-2.

Preston NE (also known as PNE, Preston or Preston North End) and Blackburn (commonly referred to as Blackburn Rovers or Rovers) meet again 4 months after the Championship match which Preston NE won 1-2. Preston NE are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against Middlesbrough, Cardiff City and Ipswich Town extending their unbeaten streak to 4 matches.

Blackburn, on the other hand, are preparing for the match after a loss against Birmingham in Championship on February 13. They're going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 16 consecutive matches now.

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Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Preston NE - Blackburn in real time.

Preston NE kicked off the game with Freddie Woodman, Andrew Hughes, Liam Lindsay, Jordan Storey, Ben Whiteman, Robbie Brady who got substituted by Alistair McCann on the 80th minute, Mads Frokjaer-Jensen, Alan Browne, Liam Millar, Will Keane who got substituted by Layton Stewart on the 68th minute and Emil Riis Jakobsen who got substituted by Milutin Osmajic on the 81st minute as starters, with David Cornell, Gregory Cunningham, Josh Seary, Jack Whatmough, Ryan Ledson, Alistair McCann, Milutin Osmajic, Benjamin Woodburn and Layton Stewart on the bench.

Blackburn's starting eleven were Aynsley Pears, Scott Wharton, Kyle McFadzean, Dominic Hyam, Ryan Hedges who got substituted by Benjamin Chrisene on the 63rd minute, Sondre Tronstad, John Fleck who got substituted by Jake Garrett on the 17th minute, Callum Brittain, Sammie Szmodics, Tyrhys Dolan who got substituted by Arnor Sigurdsson on the 63rd minute and Sam Gallagher, with Leopold Wahlstedt, Benjamin Chrisene, Jake Garrett, Connor O'Riordan, Yasin Ayari, Andrew Moran, Arnor Sigurdsson, Dilan Markanday and Semir Telalovic on the bench.


Explore stats from Preston NE vs Blackburn on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 61 - 39
  • Total Attempts: 7 - 5
  • Shots On Target: 6 - 3
  • Saves: 1 - 4
  • Corners: 7 - 3
  • Completed Passes: 401 - 177
  • Fouls: 10 - 13
  • Free Kicks: 15 - 11
  • Total Passes: 531 - 292
  • Throw-Ins: 32 - 19


Preston NE and Blackburn have met 5 times since December 2021. Preston NE have won twice, 1 match ended in a draw while Blackburn have also won twice. The most recent match between them took place on November 10, 2023 at the Championship of England where Preston NE won 1-2. Preston NE have scored 8 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total and Blackburn have also scored 8. So, overall, Preston NE and Blackburn have almost identical head-to-head record against each other in their recent history.

Preston NE have won 15 of their 34 matches in Championship, drawing 7 and having 12 defeats this season. They have scored 47 goals - 1.38 per match, conceding 52 - 1.53 per match. Blackburn have won 11 of their 34 matches in Championship, drawing 6 and having 17 defeats this season. They have scored 48 goals - 1.41 per match, conceding 60 - 1.76 per match.

Recent Form

Preston NE are on a winning streak - they have won Middlesbrough, Cardiff City and Ipswich Town in their previous 3 matches while Blackburn have lost to Birmingham in their previous match. Overall, Preston NE have won 8 of their last 20 matches, losing 9 and drawing 3, while Blackburn have won 8 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 2.

Preston NE have won 4 times (2-1 against Middlesbrough on 14th of February, 0-2 against Cardiff City on 10th of February, 3-2 against Ipswich Town on 3rd of February and 2-0 against Bristol City on 13th of January), lost once (2-1 against Leeds on 21st of January) and drew once (1-1 against Millwall on 27th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.

Blackburn have won twice (3-1 against Stoke City on 10th of February and 4-1 against Wrexham on 29th of January), lost 3 times (1-0 against Birmingham on 13th of February, 1-2 against QPR on 3rd of February and 4-1 against West Bromwich Albion on 13th of January) and drew once (1-1 against Huddersfield on 20th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Blackburn have conceded a goal in their previous 16 matches.
  • Blackburn haven't played a draw in their previous 10 away matches.
  • Preston NE have gone 9 consecutive home matches without a draw.
  • Preston NE haven't lost in their previous 4 matches.

Live Standings

As always, England Championship's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Preston NE are the 8th in the table with 52 points after 34 matches, while Blackburn are the 16th with 39 points in 34 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Preston NE and Blackburn in real time. You can watch the goals by Sammie Szmodics, Sam Gallagher, Robbie Brady and Emil Riis Jakobsen as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Preston NE - Blackburn are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Preston NE 2, Blackburn 2.
  2. 81'
    Substitution for Preston NE. Milutin Osmajic replaces Emil Riis Jakobsen
  3. 80'
    Substitution for Preston NE. Alistair McCann replaces Robbie Brady
  4. 68'
    Substitution for Preston NE. Layton Stewart replaces Will Keane
  5. 63'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Benjamin Chrisene replaces Ryan Hedges
  6. 63'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Arnor Sigurdsson replaces Tyrhys Dolan
  7. 2T
    Second half begins
  8. HT
    Half Time - 2 : 2
    First half ends.
  9. 43'
    2 - 2
    Emil Riis Jakobsen scores for Preston NE.
  10. 39'
    1 - 2
    Robbie Brady scores for Preston NE, assisted by Andrew Hughes.
  11. 23'
    0 - 2
    Sam Gallagher scores for Blackburn, assisted by Callum Brittain.
  12. 17'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Jake Garrett replaces John Fleck
  13. 7'
    0 - 1
    Sammie Szmodics scores for Blackburn, assisted by Sam Gallagher.
  14. 1T
    First half begins