UK time is: 20:41:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Arsenal vs. Blackburn

Highbury

26/11/2005

3pm

Blacburn Visit Gunners

This is never an easy place to visit, Arsenal have an impressive record and have done the double over Blackburn in the last two seasons. However Blackburn are a strong and physical side, who also have the sharp shooting of Bellamy.

Arsenal Team News:

Cole and Glichy are both out until the new year.(from): Lehmann, Almunia, Lauren, Eboue, Cygan, Campbell, Senderos, Toure, Gilberto, Flamini, Fabregas, Song, Reyes, Pires, Ljungberg, van Persie, Henry, Bergkamp.

Player to watch: Henry

A sniff at goal is all he needs.

Blackburn Team News:

Tugay may return following injury but Bentley can't feature against his own club as per the Premiership loan rules. (from): Friedel, Gray, Neill, Nelsen, Khizanishvili, Savage, Pedersen, Tugay, Bellamy, Kuqi, Dickov, Todd, Emerton, Mokoena, Reid, Thompson, Enckelman.

Player to watch: Bellamy

Back to fitness and his pace worries many a defence.

Match Facts & Stats

Arsenal are 4th with 23 points and could go 2nd with a win.

Blackburn are 12th with 18 points and could rise to 7th if they won and other results went their way.

Last season: Arsenal 3-0 Blackburn Rovers

Arsenal v Blackburn record at Highbury: Arsenal 4 wins, Blackburn 3, Draws 4


Ref Watch:

Chris Foy. 5 matches, 1 red, 15 yellows.

Match Prediction:

Home win. Highbury is a fortress and Arsenal have ground to make up on the leaders. 2-0

Next Fixtures:

**Have you got what it takes to run this site? Or do you run an existing site and want to move over to the exciting Vital Network? If so, press on the advert and get Vitalled!**




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday November 26 2005

Time: 9:03AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Bowyer: Another Magnificent Effort!! (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Marvellous Marshall (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Rovers Preview: Nottingham Forest (a) (Saturday October 25 2014)

Win The Most Important Thing (Thursday October 23 2014)

Rovers Loan Lenihan To Burton (Thursday October 23 2014)

O'Sullivan And Raya Extend Loans (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Middlesbrough 14 7 3 4 7 24
6. Norwich 14 6 5 3 10 23
7. Forest 14 5 7 2 7 22
8. Blackburn 14 6 4 4 1 22
9. Charlton 14 5 7 2 1 22
10. Ipswich 14 5 6 3 4 21
11. Cardiff 14 5 4 5 1 19

Breaking League News

On this day 2007
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 20:25:00
LUFC Can Leeds get back to winning ways?
Leeds Utd : 31/10/2014 20:00:00
LUFC Woolmer in charge of Cardiff clash
Leeds Utd : 31/10/2014 19:00:00
Junior Cherries Xmas Party - 9th December
Bournemouth : 31/10/2014 17:49:00
AFCB host open training session
Bournemouth : 31/10/2014 17:37:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackburn Rovers Man of the Match v Nottingham Forest?
Suggested By:  Walker
Steele 0%
Baptiste 0%
Hanley 0%
Duffy 0%
Olsson 0%
Tunnicliffe 0%
Williamson 20%
Evans (off 63) 0%
Marshall (off 78) 0%
Cairney 0%
Rhodes (off 88) 20%
Substitute: Gestede (on 63) 20%
Substitute: Conway (on 78) 0%
Substitute: Varney (on 88) 40%