Stoke City (3) vs. Blackburn Rovers (0)

Stoke City (3) vs. Blackburn Rovers (0)

Blackburn Rovers lost to Stoke City 3-0 Saturday in English Premiership action.

Stoke City's goals were scored by D. Higginbotham in the 8th minute, M. Sidibe in the 45th minute, and M. Etherington in the 67th minute.

Blackburn Rovers failed to hit the back of the net in this match.

Over bettors were rewarded when the three goals sent the match over the total of 2.5.

Stoke City led the match 2-0 at the intermission.

Stoke City's R. Shawcross in the 37th minute, and R. Fuller in the 73rd minute were given cautions by the referee.

Officials flashed yellow cards to Blackburn Rovers's C.S. Veijeany in the 37th minute, S. N´Zonzi in the 52nd minute, C.S. Veijeany in the 59th minute, and K. Andrews in the 90th minute. C.S. Veijeany in the 59th minute was ejected from this match.