Blackburn 2 Blackpool 2 - minute-by-minute

Charlie Adam was The Gazette's player of the season 2009/10

Charlie Adam was The Gazette's player of the season 2009/10

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A LATE goal from Junior Hoilett broke Blackpool’s hearts as Blackburn battled back from two goals down to gain a point.

The Seasiders had taken a 2-0 lead into half-time after two goals from Charlie Adam.

However, Chris Samba pulled one back before Hoilett earned a point in the 94th minute.

Follow our minute-by-minute report below.

FULL TIME: BLACKBURN 2 BLACKPOOL 2

94 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKBURN

HEARTBREAK FOR BLACKPOOL in the last minute of injury time. A long free-kick was launched into the box and after failing to win the first ball Junior Hoilett headed home.

90 mins: FOUR MINUTES TIME ADDED ON!

88 mins: Keith Southern replaces Charlie Adam.

87 mins: Yet another chance goes begging for Blackpool. The ball fell for Hoilett from 18 yards, he couldn’t keep his short down though.

86 mins: Nervous times here at Ewood Park as Blackburn throw everything at the Seasiders. We need to just keep it tight here.

81 mins: Second sub for Blackpool as Luke Varney is replaced by Andy Reid.

80 mins: Hoilett hits the post for Blackburn!! A great ball in seemed to hit the winger and spun towards the Blackpool goal. Luckily hit the post and away for a goal kick!

78 mins: Diouf, who I didn’t even notice was playing, is replaced by Morten Gamst Pedersen for Blackburn.

75 mins: Pin ball in the Blackpool box. Crainey clears off the line and Samba has two efforts towards goal. My nerves can’t take this!

74: Hoilett is proving a real threat down the left for Blackburn. Looks a real prospect and is only 20.

72 mins: Game has calmed down a bit here now. Blackpool keeping the ball much better at the moment. I feel there’s another goal in this game yet though.

71 mins: Steve Nzonzi, who has walked around Rovers’ midfield sulking all day, has been replaced by Jason Roberts.

64 mins: First substitute for Blackpool. Matty Phillips comes on in place of Elliot Grandin.

60 mins: Blackpool’s corner is cleared and Rovers burst forward on a counter attack. Jermaine Jones’ cross was deflected wide for a corner. Pool need to slow this game right down.

59 mins: This game is far too open for Blackpool now. It’s end to end.

51 mins: Blackburn are on top here, this time Martin Olsson rattled the post with a left-footed strike from just inside the box. Blackpool need to ride the storm here.

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48 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKBURN

Worst possible start to the second half here as Chris Samba scores from 12 yards. Blackpool really should have got the ball clear, Craig Cathcart in particular should really have done better.

46 mins: Bright start from Rovers and Steve Nzonzi should have pulled a goal back straight after the break. He shot wide from 12 yards when he should really have done better.

HALF TIME: BLACKBURN ROVERS 0 BLACKPOOL 2

Blackpool will be delighted with their first half here at Ewood Park, after a slow start they’ve totally dominated the game so far.

44 mins: Blackpool have their second goal of the afternoon ruled out, and again it’s Luke Varney. He reacted quickest after Paul Robinson spilled a Puncheon strike only for the linesman’s flag to be raised.

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29 mins: GOAL TO BLACKPOOL!!

Charlie Adam scores a sensational free-kick from 25 yards after he was fouled. He loves the big occasion.

28 mins: Amazing what a difference a goal makes. Blackpool are running the game now. The homes fans are unhappy to say the least.

27 mins: Much better from Blackpool here. Two corners in a row both cleared.

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25 mins: GOAL TO BLACKPOOL!!!

Charlie Adam with the coolest of penalties.

24 mins: PENALTY TO BLACKPOOL!! Gary Taylor-Fletcher fouled in the box. Just seen a reply, never a penalty, but we’ll

22 mins: Brett Emerton is booked for a foul on Stephen Crainey.

20 mins: BLACKPOOL ARE FURIOUS as Luke Varney slams a Charlie Adam free-kick into the net only for a VERY late flag from the linesman. Big call.

16 mins: Scare for Blackpool as they fail to clear a Brett Emerton corner and Chris Samba headed just wide. Blackpool have started very slowly here.

8 mins: Junior Hoilett is causing problems down the left for Blackburn. Alex Baptiste will have his hands full this afternoon.

4 mins: Scrappy start to the game here so far. Blackpool will be hoping to get the ball down and try and play. Good noise from the away support so far.

1 mins: Good start for Rovers as Jermaine Jones has a shot deflected over the bar. The resulting corner was cleared.

0 mins: Pool kick-off.