sport news Blackburn 1-0 Cardiff: Bradley Dack snatches three points for Rovers to keep ... trends now

sport news Blackburn 1-0 Cardiff: Bradley Dack snatches three points for Rovers to keep ... trends now
sport news Blackburn 1-0 Cardiff: Bradley Dack snatches three points for Rovers to keep ... trends now

sport news Blackburn 1-0 Cardiff: Bradley Dack snatches three points for Rovers to keep ... trends now

Blackburn 1-0 Cardiff: Bradley Dack scores the only goal as Rovers shutout goal-shy bluebirds, with Jon Dahl Tomasson's side now drawless in their last 31 league games Blackburn struggled against Cardiff on New Year's Day but took the three points Bradley Dack scored the only goal of the game after his strike took a deflection Rovers have now gone an incredible 31 league games without drawing They sit third in the Championship despite having lost 12 of their 26 games 

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Bradley Dack ensured that draw-shy Blackburn opened the new year in the thick of the play-off picture following a nervy 1-0 win over lowly Cardiff - but it was a close-run thing.

Rovers needed a lucky deflection to maintain their record of not having recorded a solitary stalemate all season.

In fact, that drawless sequence now dates back 31 league games, to early April, and helps explain how Jon Dahl Tomasson’s side is sitting pretty in third, despite having already lost an astonishing 12 times this term.

Bradley Dack scored the only goal of the game as Blackburn beat Cardiff 1-0

Bradley Dack scored the only goal of the game as Blackburn beat Cardiff 1-0

His strike took a deflection and flew past Ryan Allsop in the Cardiff goal

His strike took a deflection and flew past Ryan Allsop in the Cardiff goal

But when Dack broke the deadlock three minutes after the restart, he needed the assistance of defender Jack Simpson who provided a fortunate deflection.

It was still a well-worked, if rare, clear-cut opening from the promotion hopefuls as Jake Garrett’s long ball found Ben Brereton-Diaz on the left wing.

His quick pass found Dack, just inside the Bluebirds’ area, and his shot took a wicked

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