Manchester City v Newcastle United, 01 February 2006

Score3-0 to Manchester City
RefereeChris Foy
CompetitionPremier League
VenueCity of Manchester Stadium
Attendance42,413

Goals:

Albert Riera 14 G
Andrew Cole 38 G
Darius Vassell 62 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Sylvain Distin
Defender SUN Ji Hai
Defender Stephen Jordan
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Midfielder Joey Barton
Midfielder Kiki Musampa
Midfielder Albert Riera
Midfielder Trevor Sinclair
Forward Andrew Cole
Forward Darius Vassell

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Peter Ramage
Defender/Centre back Jean-Alain Boumsong
Defender/Centre back Titus Bramble
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Lee Clark
Midfielder Emre Belözoğlu
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder Scott Parker
Forward Michael Chopra
Forward Alan Shearer

Substitutions:

Georgios Samaras for Andrew Cole 65
Antoine Sibierski for Darius Vassell 69
Micah Richards for Joey Barton 78

Substitutions:

Luque for Michael Chopra 46
Nolberto Solano for Charles N'Zogbia 46
Alan O'Brien for Emre Belözoğlu 81

Cards:

Joey Barton 40 Y

Cards:

Titus Bramble 34 Y

On the bench:

Defender Micah Richards
Midfielder/Forward Antoine Sibierski

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Midfielder Alan O'Brien
Forward Luque

Comments:

League position: 10th Unused substitutes: Stephen Ireland and Bradley Wright-Phillips

Comments:

League position: 15th Unused substitutes: Stephen Harper and Robbie Elliott