Newcastle United v Birmingham City, 08 December 2007

Score2-1 to Newcastle United
RefereeRob Styles
CompetitionPremier League
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance49,948

Goals:

Obafemi Martins penalty 37 P
Habib Beye 90 G

Goals:

Cameron Jerome 9 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Habib Beye
Defender David Rozehnal
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Midfielder Joey Barton
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Geremi
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Forward Obafemi Martins
Forward Alan Smith

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maik Taylor
Defender Stephen Kelly
Defender Medhi Nafti
Defender Rafael Schmitz
Defender/Midfielder Seb Larsson
Defender/Midfielder Liam Ridgewell
Defender/Left back Mat Sadler
Midfielder Daniel De Ridder
Midfielder Fabrice Muamba
Forward Cameron Jerome
Forward Gary McSheffrey

Substitutions:

Mark Viduka for Nicky Butt 31
Emre Belözoğlu for Geremi 72
Jose Enrique for Obafemi Martins 90

Substitutions:

Olivier Kapo for Gary McSheffrey 62
Mikael Forssell for Daniel De Ridder 76

Cards:

Joey Barton 78 Y

Cards:

Medhi Nafti 36 Y
Seb Larsson 81 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Left back Jose Enrique
Midfielder Emre Belözoğlu
Forward Mark Viduka

On the bench:

Midfielder Olivier Kapo
Forward Mikael Forssell

Comments:

League position: 10th Unused substitutes: Steve Harper and David Edgar

Comments:

League position: 13th Unused substitutes: Colin Doyle, Garry O'Connor and Stuart Parnaby