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Blackburn move six points clear of drop zone

Blackburn 2-0 Sunderland

  • 20 Mar 2012: Sunderland's players warm up at Blackburn with a message for Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba on their T-shirts.
  • 20 Mar 2012: Blackburn defender Grant Hanley gets in a tackle on Sunderland striker Fraizer Campbell during the early stages at Ewood Park.
  • 20 Mar 2012: Rovers forward Junior Hoilett gives them a crucial second-half lead, thumping in from the edge of the Sunderland box.
  • 20 Mar 2012: Sunderland striker Nicklas Bendtner tries to make something happen as he battles for possession with Blackburn's Morten Gamst Pedersen.
  • 20 Mar 2012: But Blackburn deservedly seal the points when Yakubu heads home a late Bradley Orr cross to move them six points clear of safety.
  • 20 Mar 2012: Yakubu reveals his own message for Muamba, as the Bolton midfielder continues to recover in hospital after a cardiac arrest.

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