Birmingham City v Newcastle United, 29 April 2006

Score0-0
RefereeMartin Atkinson
CompetitionPremier League
VenueSt Andrew's
Attendance28,331

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maik Taylor
Defender/Right back Mario Melchiot
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender/Centre back Martin Taylor
Defender/Left back Mat Sadler
Midfielder Julian Gray
Midfielder Jiří Jarošík
Midfielder Damien Johnson
Midfielder Jermaine Pennant
Forward Mikael Forssell
Forward Emile Heskey

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Stephen Carr
Defender Craig Moore
Defender/Centre back Titus Bramble
Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Amdy Faye
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder Matty Pattison
Forward Shola Ameobi
Forward Michael Chopra

Substitutions:

DJ Campbell for Julian Gray 72
Stephen Clemence for Kenny Cunningham 87

Substitutions:

Michael Owen for Michael Chopra 61
Lee Clark for Matty Pattison 68
Jean-Alain Boumsong for Amdy Faye 87

Cards:

Mario Melchiot 74 Y
Damien Johnson 75 Y

Cards:

Nolberto Solano 51 Y
Stephen Carr 89 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Stephen Clemence
Forward DJ Campbell

On the bench:

Midfielder Lee Clark
Forward Michael Owen

Comments:

League position: 18th Unused substitutes: Nico Vaesen, Alex Bruce and Olivier Tebily This result confirmed Birmingham City's relegation to the Championship.

Comments:

League position: 7th Unused substitutes: Steve Harper and Rob Elliott