Nigerian forward Sone Aluko scored his sides opener as Fulham were forced to a 2-2 draw at home by Blackburn in a SkyBet Championship game on Tuesday.

Aluko, who played for the full 90 minutes, scored his seventh goal of the season for the Cottagers in the 45th minute with the assist from Stefan Johanssen.

Craig Conway equalised in the 79th minute before Gohi Bi Cyriac netted with four minutes left.

But on the stroke of 90 minutes, Lucas Joao snatched a late goal to make sure Blackburn avoided defeat.


Ikeme fails to keep clean sheet in win

On the same night, Super Eagles goalkeeper Carl Ikeme was on duty for Wolverhampton Wanderers in a 2-1 win over Brentford.

Maxime Colin gave Brentford the lead in the 31st minute but two late goals from Matt Doherty and Helder Costa in the 86th and 89th minutes respectively gave Wolves the win.

Wolves have now moved up to eighth in the 24-team league and are four points above the relegation zone.

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