Data Analysis: Strong second half performance enough for Rovers against Forest

Blackburn Rovers won the away game against Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Wednesday. The game finished 1-2 (0-0) after Blackburn pulled away in the second half.

The first half was goalless, but straight after half-time, Philip Zinckernagel made his mark as he scored to give Nottingham Forest the lead.

Straight after the break, Daniel Ayala found the net and equalised for Blackburn Rovers.

The team took the lead right after this when Darragh Lenihan found the net. Lenihan then completed Blackburn Rovers’s come back. The 1-2 goal was the last goal of the game.

Nottingham Forest’s Jordan Gabriel was sent off in the 90th minute.

Next up, Nottingham face Stoke City at bet365 Stadium, while Blackburn face West Brom at home. Both games take place Saturday.