Manchester United v Newcastle United, 01 October 2006

Score2-0 to Manchester United
RefereeMike Dean
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance75,664

Goals:

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 41 G
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 49 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Nemanja Vidic
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Left back Gabriel Heinze
Midfielder Michael Carrick
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Wayne Rooney

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Steve Harper
Defender/Right back Stephen Carr
Defender Craig Moore
Defender Peter Ramage
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Emre Belozoglu
Midfielder Scott Parker
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Forward Shola Ameobi

Substitutions:

Patrice Evra for Gabriel Heinze 31

Substitutions:

Charles N'Zogbia for James Milner 46
Obafemi Martins for Nicky Butt 62
Matty Pattison for Emre Belozoglu 69

Cards:

Paul Scholes 42 Y

Cards:

Scott Parker 37 Y
Stephen Carr 53 Y
Steven Taylor 71 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Left back Patrice Evra

On the bench:

Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder Matty Pattison
Forward Obafemi Martins

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Tomasz Kuszczak, Wes Brown, Louis Saha and John O'Shea The attendance of 75,664 created a new Premiership record and also the highest for a Manchester United game at Old Trafford. The ground record still remains at 76,962 for the FA Cup semi-final between Grimsby Town and Wolverhampton Wanderers on 25 March 1939.

Comments:

League position: 13th Unused substitutes: Tim Krul and Alberto Luque