Reading vs Blackburn Live Score and Live Stream


Reading played Blackburn at the Championship of England on August 17. The match kicked off 19:00 UTC. Reading won 3-0.

Tom McIntyre scored the first goal on the 14th minute of the game followed by goals from Junior Hoilett and Lucas Joao who made the final score 3-0.

Reading and Blackburn (commonly referred to as Blackburn Rovers or Rovers) meet again 6 months after the Championship match which Reading won 1-0. Reading are on a poor run of form as they're approaching this clash after defeats from Rotherham and Stevenage. The coach and the players will probably put extra effort in the defense as they have been conceding goals for 5 consecutive matches now.

Blackburn, on the other hand, are approaching the match in a good mood securing victories in 6 straight games against West Bromwich Albion, Hartlepool, Swansea City, QPR, Lincoln City and Hartlepool extending their unbeaten streak to 8 matches. They have been flawless defensively in away matches having 3 consecutive clean sheetsplaying as guests.

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

Reading kicked off the game with Joe Lumley, Nesta Guinness-Walker who got substituted by Kelvin Abrefa on the 80th minute, Thomas Holmes, Tom McIntyre, Andy Yiadom, Tyrese Fornah, Jeff Hendrick, Junior Hoilett who got substituted by John Clarke on the 90th minute, Tom Ince, Mamadou Loum and Shane Long who got substituted by Lucas Joao on the 70th minute as starters, with Dean Bouzanis, Kelvin Abrefa, John Clarke, Michael Craig, Manadi Camara, Kelvin Ehibhatiomhan and Lucas Joao on the bench.

Blackburn's starting eleven were Thomas Kaminski, Daniel Ayala, Callum Brittain, Ashley Phillips who got substituted by Tyler Morton on the 90th minute, Harry Pickering, John Buckley, Tyrhys Dolan who got substituted by Bradley Dack on the 46th minute, Sammie Szmodics who got substituted by Ryan Hedges on the 46th minute, Lewis Travis, Ben Brereton who got substituted by Tayo Edun on the 85th minute and Jack Vale who got substituted by Sam Gallagher on the 46th minute, with Aynsley Pears, Bradley Dack, Tayo Edun, Ryan Hedges, Tyler Morton, Joe Rankin-Costello and Sam Gallagher on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 7 times throughout the game. Harry Pickering, Tyrese Fornah, Daniel Ayala, Thomas Holmes, Nesta Guinness-Walker, Joe Lumley and Mamadou Loum were the ones to receive it.


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Reading and Blackburn have met 5 times since July 2020. Reading have won 3 times while Blackburn have won twice. The most recent match between them took place on March 19, 2022 at the Championship of England where Reading won 1-0. Reading have scored 9 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Blackburn have scored 8. So, overall, Reading have a better head-to-head record against Blackburn in their recent history.

Reading have won 6 of their 10 matches in Championship, drawing 0 and having 4 defeats this season. They have scored 10 goals - 1.00 per match, conceding 14 - 1.40 per match. Blackburn have won 5 of their 10 matches in Championship, drawing 0 and having 5 defeats this season. They have scored 11 goals - 1.10 per match, conceding 13 - 1.30 per match.

Recent Form

Reading are on a losing streak - they have lost to Rotherham and Stevenage in their previous 2 matches while Blackburn are on a winning streak - they have won West Bromwich Albion, Hartlepool, Swansea City, QPR and Lincoln City in their previous 6 matches. Overall, Reading have won 5 of their last 20 matches, losing 11 and drawing 4, while Blackburn have won 10 of their last 20 matches, losing 5 and drawing 5.

Reading have won twice (2-1 against Cardiff City on 6th of August and 0-2 against Wimbledon on 19th of July) and lost 4 times (4-0 against Rotherham on 13th of August, 1-2 against Stevenage on 9th of August, 1-0 against Blackpool on 30th of July and 1-2 against Brighton on 23rd of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

Blackburn have won 6 times (2-1 against West Bromwich Albion on 14th of August, 4-0 against Hartlepool on 10th of August, 0-3 against Swansea City on 6th of August, 1-0 against QPR on 30th of July, 0-1 against Lincoln City on 23rd of July and 0-1 against Hartlepool on 20th of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Blackburn have gone 8 consecutive matches without a defeat.
  • Reading haven't played a draw in their previous 6 matches.
  • Reading have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 5 home matches.
  • Blackburn haven't conceded a single goal in their previous 3 away matches.

Live Standings

As always, England Championship's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Reading are the 3rd in the table with 18 points after 10 matches, while Blackburn are the 7th with 15 points in 10 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Reading and Blackburn in real time. You can watch the goals by Tom McIntyre, Junior Hoilett and Lucas Joao 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 Reading - Blackburn are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Reading 3, Blackburn 0.
  2. 90'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Tyler Morton replaces Ashley Phillips
  3. 90'
    Substitution for Reading. John Clarke replaces Junior Hoilett
  4. 90 + 6'
    Mamadou Loum is shown the yellow card.
  5. 87'
    Joe Lumley is shown the yellow card.
  6. 85'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Tayo Edun replaces Ben Brereton
  7. 80'
    Substitution for Reading. Kelvin Abrefa replaces Nesta Guinness-Walker
  8. 78'
    3 - 0
    Lucas Joao scores for Reading.
  9. 70'
    Substitution for Reading. Lucas Joao replaces Shane Long
  10. 63'
    Nesta Guinness-Walker is shown the yellow card.
  11. 61'
    2 - 0
    Junior Hoilett scores for Reading.
  12. 55'
    Thomas Holmes is shown the yellow card.
  13. 55'
    Daniel Ayala is shown the yellow card.
  14. 53'
    Tyrese Fornah is shown the yellow card.
  15. 46'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Ryan Hedges replaces Sammie Szmodics
  16. 46'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Sam Gallagher replaces Jack Vale
  17. 46'
    Substitution for Blackburn. Bradley Dack replaces Tyrhys Dolan
  18. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  19. Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  20. 14'
    1 - 0
    Tom McIntyre scores for Reading.
  21. 12'
    Harry Pickering is shown the yellow card.
  22. Kick-off
    First half begins