Newcastle United v Manchester United, 23 February 2008

Score5-1 to Manchester United
RefereeChris Foy
CompetitionPremier League
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance52,291
KICK-OFF: 5.15pm

Goals:

Abdoulaye Faye 79 G

Goals:

Wayne Rooney 25 G
Cristiano Ronaldo 45 G
Cristiano Ronaldo 56 G
Wayne Rooney 80 G
Louis Saha 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Habib Beye
Defender Abdoulaye Faye
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Midfielder Joey Barton
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Midfielder/Forward Alan Smith
Forward Michael Owen

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender Wes Brown
Defender Nemanja Vidic
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Michael Carrick
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Nani
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Wayne Rooney
Forward Carlos Tevez

Substitutions:

Steve Harper for Shay Given 46
Andy Carroll for Joey Barton 61
Geremi for James Milner 84

Substitutions:

John O'Shea for Patrice Evra 46
Louis Saha for Cristiano Ronaldo 67
Paul Scholes for Nemanja Vidic 74

Cards:

Charles N'Zogbia 27 Y
Abdoulaye Faye 30 Y
Michael Owen 35 Y
Nicky Butt 74 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Steve Harper
Midfielder Geremi
Forward Andy Carroll

On the bench:

Defender John O'Shea
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Forward Louis Saha

Comments:

League position: 13th Unused substitutes: Claudio Cacapa and Shola Ameobi

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Tomasz Kuszczak and Luis Anderson