Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United, 09 December 2006

Score3-1 to Newcastle United
RefereeDermot Gallagher
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEwood Park
Attendance19,225

Goals:

Morten Gamst Pedersen 47 G

Goals:

Obafemi Martins 31 G
Steven Taylor 35 G
Obafemi Martins 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender Andre Ooijer
Defender/Centre back Stephane Henchoz
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Defender/Left back Michael Gray
Midfielder David Bentley
Midfielder Robbie Savage
Midfielder Tugay Kerimoglu
Forward Benni McCarthy
Forward Shabani Nonda

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Peter Ramage
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Emre Belözoğlu
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder/Forward Antoine Sibierski
Forward Obafemi Martins

Substitutions:

Matt Derbyshire for Shabani Nonda 46
Andy Todd for David Bentley 46

Substitutions:

Matty Pattison for Emre Belözoğlu 54
Giuseppe Rossi for Nolberto Solano 67
Paul Huntington for Antoine Sibierski 86

Cards:

Stephane Henchoz 40 R
Benni McCarthy 46 Y

Cards:

Celestine Babayaro 58 Y
Charles N'Zogbia 80 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Andy Todd
Forward Matt Derbyshire

On the bench:

Defender/Centre back Paul Huntington
Midfielder Matty Pattison
Midfielder Giuseppe Rossi

Comments:

League position: 16th Unused substitutes: Jason Brown, Aaron Mokoena and Sergio Peter

Comments:

League position: 14th Unused substitutes: Pavel Srnicek and Alberto Luque