Johnson On Target For Reserves

Last updated : 13 September 2005 By Site Editor
Matt Piper gave the visitors the lead at Ewood Park on 32 minutes but Johnson equalised for Rovers just before half time.

Daryl Murphy then gave Sunderland a second half lead but Joel Byram scored from a 25-yard free kick to earn Rovers a point.

Final score 2-2.

Blackburn: Lee, Taylor, Harkins, Nolan, Gray, Welch, Flitcroft (Thomson, h/t), Byrom, Peter (Treacy, 80), Dickov (Barker, 25), Johnson. Subs: Drench, Stopforth.

Sunderland: Alnwick, Taylor, Caldwell, D Collins, (Christensen, 68), D Smith, Lawrence, Robinson, Woods, Welsh, Piper, Gray (D Murphy, h/t). Subs: J Murphy, Martin, Graham.