Newcastle United v Manchester United, 23 August 2003

Score2-1 to Manchester United
RefereeUriah Rennie
CompetitionPremier League
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance52,165

Goals:

Alan Shearer 26 G

Goals:

Ruud Van Nistelrooy 51 G
Paul Scholes 59 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Andy Griffin
Defender Aaron Hughes
Defender/Centre back Titus Bramble
Defender/Centre back Andy O'Brien
Defender/Midfielder Gary Speed
Midfielder Lee Bowyer
Midfielder Kieron Dyer
Midfielder Laurent Robert
Forward Shola Ameobi
Forward Alan Shearer

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tim Howard
Defender John O'Shea
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Midfielder Phil Neville
Midfielder Eric Djemba-Djemba
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Paul Scholes

Substitutions:

Jermaine Jenas for Laurent Robert 72
Michael Chopra for Shola Ameobi 72
Hugo Viana for Lee Bowyer 72

Substitutions:

Cristiano Ronaldo for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 77
Diego Forlan for Ryan Giggs 90

Cards:

Andy Griffin 10 Y
Titus Bramble 36 Y

Cards:

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 62 Y
Ruud Van Nistelrooy 71 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Jermaine Jenas
Midfielder Hugo Viana
Forward Michael Chopra

On the bench:

Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Diego Forlan

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Harper, Steve; Bernard, Olivier

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Carroll, Roy; Fletcher, Darren; Kleberson, Jose