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Tale of the diversion
Blackburn have one point from nine, but that came opposite Chelsea on Sunday. And Rovers are dominant in their last 6 home games, receiving fourteen points from a probable 18. Goalkeeper Paul Robinson is still out but Franco di Santo is available.
Gäel Givet, Lars Jacobsen, Vince Grella and Ryan Nelsen are additionally expected to be absent. But David Dunn, taken off as a prevision opposite Chelsea, should be fit.
Birmingham have lost 4 out of their last five afar games in the Premier League but when the teams met in Dec Cameron Jerome scored both goals in a 2-1 win.
Lee Bowyer, a surrogate in Saturdays 3-1 better at Sunderland, could lapse but Garry OConnor and Lee Carsley are still out.
Blackburn Rovers (4-2-3-1) Brown; Salgado, Samba, Jones, Olsson; Andrews, Nzonzi; Dunn, Pedersen, Diouf; Kalinic. Birmingham City (4-4-2) Hart; Carr, R Johnson, Dann, Ridgewell; Gardner, Bowyer, Ferguson, Fahey; Jerome, Benítez. Referee Mark Clattenburg. Matches 24. R5. Y66.
This deteriorate Birmingham 2 Blackburn 1.
Last deteriorate Blackburn 2 Birmingham 1, Birmingham 4 Blackburn 1
Stat of the diversion Blackburn have won twenty-nine of their 35 points at Ewood Park.
Betting tip A 2-1 home win is offering at 15-2.