Newcastle United v Portsmouth, 25 October 2006

Score3-0 to Newcastle United
RefereeAndre Marriner
CompetitionLeague Cup 3rd round
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance25,028

Goals:

Giuseppe Rossi 48 G
Nolberto Solano 53 G
Nolberto Solano 90 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Steve Harper
Defender Craig Moore
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Centre back Titus Bramble
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder Giuseppe Rossi
Forward Obafemi Martins

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender/Right back Noe Pamarot
Defender Andy O'Brien
Defender/Centre back Linvoy Primus
Defender/Midfielder Matt Taylor
Midfielder Sean Davis
Midfielder Manuel Fernandes
Midfielder Niko Kranjcar
Midfielder David Thompson
Forward Andrew Cole

Substitutions:

Damien Duff for Obafemi Martins 46
Kieron Dyer for Nicky Butt 60
Peter Ramage for Steven Taylor 90

Substitutions:

Ognjen Koroman for David Thompson 46
Rudi Douala M'Bela for Niko Kranjcar 63
Richard Hughes for Sean Davis 73

Cards:

Charles N'Zogbia 42 Y

Cards:

David Thompson 25 Y
Sean Davis 40 Y

On the bench:

Defender Peter Ramage
Midfielder Damien Duff
Midfielder Kieron Dyer

On the bench:

Midfielder Richard Hughes
Midfielder Ognjen Koroman

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Pavel Srnicek and Albert Luque

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Dean Kiely and Nwankwo Kanu