Newcastle United v Reading, 06 December 2006

Score3-2 to Newcastle United
RefereeRob Styles
CompetitionPremier League
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance48,182

Goals:

Antoine Sibierski 23 G
Obafemi Martins penalty 57 P
Emre Belozoglu 84 G

Goals:

James Harper 37 G
James Harper 42 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Peter Ramage
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Defender/Midfielder Nolberto Solano
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder Emre Belozoglu
Midfielder Charles N'Zogbia
Midfielder/Forward Antoine Sibierski
Forward Obafemi Martins

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Marcus Hahnemann
Defender/Centre back Ibrahima Sonko
Defender/Midfielder Ivar Ingimarsson
Defender/Midfielder Graeme Murty
Defender/Left back Nicky Shorey
Midfielder James Harper
Midfielder Stephen Hunt
Midfielder John Oster
Midfielder Steve Sidwell
Forward Kevin Doyle
Forward SEOL Ki-Hyeon

Substitutions:

Giuseppe Rossi for Obafemi Martins 89

Substitutions:

Glen Little for Stephen Hunt 36
Leroy Lita for Kevin Doyle 81
André Bikey for Graeme Murty 90

Cards:

Nolberto Solano 82 Y

Cards:

Graeme Murty 64 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Giuseppe Rossi

On the bench:

Defender André Bikey
Midfielder Glen Little
Forward Leroy Lita

Comments:

League position: 15th Unused substitutes: Pavel Srnicek, Alberto Luque, Paul Huntingdon and Matthew Pattison

Comments:

League position: 6th Unused substitutes: Adam Federici and Brynjar Gunnarsson The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Reading’s first goal against Newcastle United on 6th December has been confirmed as a James Harper goal. [re: Circular 3 - 16/1/2007]