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Stats Zone: Blackburn Rovers

18 November 2016

The numbers that matter for tomorrow's match at Ewood Park

The match in numbers

2 - Rovers have only struck twice from set-pieces this season, the lowest in the Championship

4 - The 31 meetings between us and Rovers have produced just four draws

7 - All of Sam Gallagher's goals this season have come from inside the 18 yard box

12 - Brentford wins in this fixture

15 - Blackburn wins in this fixture

25 - Ben Marshall and Nico Yennaris lead the Championship in passes blocked

37 - Scott Hogan has attempted the most shots from inside the box in the division

40 - Goals that the 12 league games at Ewood Park have produced

53 - Blackburn players have been caught offside the most in the league

79 - Rovers have attempted the fewest shots from inside the box

1980 - The last time that Blackburn beat Brentford at home in the league

The First Meeting

5 September 1935, Football League Division One - Brentford 3 Blackburn Rovers 1
Brentford: Mathieson, Bateman, Poyser, McKenzie, James, Watson, Hopkins, Robson, Holliday, Scott, Fletcher
Charles Fletcher's double secures Brentford's first ever top flight home win

The Last Meeting

19 March 2016, Sky Bet Championship - Brentford 0 Blackburn Rovers 1
Brentford: Button, Yennaris, Dean, Barbet, Bidwell, McEachran, McCormack, Woods, Judge, Saunders, Rodriguez
Ten man Rovers win it late on as Shane Duffy scores decisive goal

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