Newcastle United v Manchester City, 18 January 2003

Score2-0 to Newcastle United
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionPremier League
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance52,152

Goals:

Alan Shearer 1 G
Craig Bellamy 64 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Aaron Hughes
Defender/Centre back Steven Caldwell
Defender/Centre back Nikos Dabizas
Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Defender/Left back Olivier Bernard
Midfielder Kieron Dyer
Midfielder Jermaine Jenas
Midfielder Laurent Robert
Forward Craig Bellamy
Forward Alan Shearer

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Carlo Nash
Defender Sylvain Distin
Defender SUN Ji Hai
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Centre back Steve Howey
Defender/Midfielder Niclas Jensen
Midfielder Ali Benarbia
Midfielder Marc-Vivien Foe
Midfielder Kevin Horlock
Forward Nicolas Anelka
Forward Shaun Goater

Substitutions:

Brian Kerr for Nolberto Solano 90

Substitutions:

Djamel Belmadi for Shaun Goater 60
Jon Macken for SUN Ji Hai 69

Cards:

Cards:

SUN Ji Hai 61 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Brian Kerr

On the bench:

Midfielder Djamel Belmadi
Forward Jon Macken

Comments:

Alan Shearer's opening goal was timed at 10.4 seconds to become the second-fastest in the history of the Premier League. The fastest-ever goal in the competition was scored after 9.9 seconds by Tottenham Hotspur’s Ledley King at Bradford City on 9 December 2000.