• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 07 May 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St James' Park
Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Ameobi 35" (P)

Taylor 42"

2 - 1

Newcastle United vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

26 Krul
12 Simpson
27 Taylor42"
2 Coloccini
3 Jose Enrique
7 Barton
4 Nolan
24 Tiote
18 Gutierrez
11 Lovenkrands
23 Ameobi35"
Substitutes
1 Harper
16 Taylor
30 Ranger
31 Ferguson
32 Donaldson
34 Tavernier
42 Kuqi

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
28 Jiranek
5 Johnson
6 Ridgewell
7 Larsson
12 Ferguson
18 Fahey
4 Bowyer44"
23 Beausejour
10 Jerome
Substitutes
13 Doyle
9 Phillips
11 Bentley
14 Derbyshire
21 Parnaby
22 Hleb
32 Davies

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Newcastle United

W D D L W L L L

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L
Head to Head
Birmingham
0-2
Newcastle 15-Feb-2011
Birmingham
1-1
Newcastle 17-Mar-2008
Newcastle
2-1
Birmingham 08-Dec-2007
Birmingham
0-0
Newcastle 29-Apr-2006
Newcastle
1-0
Birmingham 05-Nov-2005
Newcastle
2-1
Birmingham 01-Jan-2005

Live Text Commentary
93:20 +3.2
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Carr on Shola Ameobi. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

92:11 +2.11
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Shola Ameobi by Sebastian Larsson results in a free kick. Sebastian Larsson is shown a yellow card. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

90:07 +0.07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cheik Tiote on Matt Derbyshire. The referee cautions Cheik Tiote for unsporting behaviour. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

88:58
 

Roger Johnson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonas Gutierrez. Cameron Jerome goes into the referee's book. Free kick taken by Kevin Nolan.

88:31
 

The ball is crossed by Jean Beausejour, clearance by Kevin Nolan.

88:24
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Carr.

87:09
 

Shola Ameobi takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Clearance made by Roger Johnson.

84:13
 

Kevin Nolan produces a curled right-footed shot from 20 yards. Save made by Ben Foster.

83:26
 

Joey Barton crosses the ball, clearance by Roger Johnson.

82:52
 

Foul by Barry Ferguson on Jonas Gutierrez, free kick awarded. Cheik Tiote takes the free kick.

82:08
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique delivers the ball, Ben Foster makes a save.

81:29
 

Unfair challenge on Kevin Nolan by Sebastian Larsson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

80:46
 

Sebastian Larsson has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

80:35
 

A cross is delivered by Jean Beausejour, save made by Tim Krul.

77:14
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique fouled by Sebastian Larsson, the ref awards a free kick. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

76:17
Substitution
 

Shola Ameobi is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Matt Derbyshire on for Keith Fahey. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

76:05
 

Nile Ranger takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

75:00
Yellow card
 

Foul by Martin Jiranek on Nile Ranger, free kick awarded. Martin Jiranek receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Steven Taylor.

74:20
 

Shola Ameobi concedes a free kick for a foul on Martin Jiranek. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

72:41
Yellow card
 

Lee Bowyer gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cheik Tiote. The referee shows Lee Bowyer a yellow card. Free kick taken by Joey Barton.

69:46
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jean Beausejour by Joey Barton. Nile Ranger comes on in place of Peter Lovenkrands. Sebastian Larsson takes the free kick.

69:09
 

Foul by Shola Ameobi on Roger Johnson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

68:16
 

Foul by Shola Ameobi on Roger Johnson, free kick awarded. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

66:32
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Jonas Gutierrez. Peter Lovenkrands gets a block in.

66:08
 

Jonas Gutierrez produces a cross, Roger Johnson makes a clearance.

65:05
 

Effort from just outside the box by Cheik Tiote goes over the bar.

64:24
 

Joey Barton takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Lee Bowyer.

63:33
 

Centre by Danny Simpson, Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Kevin Nolan goes wide of the right-hand upright.

62:52
 

Corner taken by Joey Barton.

62:42
 

The ball is delivered by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Martin Jiranek makes a clearance.

62:17
 

Foul by Cameron Jerome on Jonas Gutierrez, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

60:34
 

Jonas Gutierrez fouled by Sebastian Larsson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Joey Barton from left wing, Stephen Carr makes a clearance.

60:03
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Simpson, Stephen Carr makes a clearance.

58:00
 

Jean Beausejour produces a cross, Steven Taylor makes a clearance.

56:53
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from the right by-line, clearance made by Shola Ameobi.

55:56
 

Joey Barton produces a cross, Sebastian Larsson manages to make a clearance.

53:58
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Lee Bowyer. Cheik Tiote gets a block in.

53:10
 

The ball is crossed by Danny Simpson, Header on goal by Shola Ameobi from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

51:39
 

Peter Lovenkrands is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

48:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joey Barton on Jean Beausejour. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

46:26 +1.26
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Shola Ameobi results in a free kick. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

46:16
 

Shot by Sanchez Jose Enrique went wide left of the goal.

46:00
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Simpson, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

45:28 +0.28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Peter Lovenkrands on Cameron Jerome. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

44:13
Goal
 

Lee Bowyer finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Newcastle 2-1 Birmingham.

41:50
Goal
 

Shot by Cheik Tiote. Kevin Nolan takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save. Corner taken by Joey Barton. Steven Taylor scores a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. Newcastle 2-0 Birmingham.Joey Barton provided the assist for the goal. Ben Foster makes a save.

40:20
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Jonas Gutierrez goes wide of the right-hand upright.

39:04
 

The referee blows for offside against Steven Taylor. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

38:30
 

Joey Barton decides to take a short corner.

38:18
 

Peter Lovenkrands takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

37:51
 

Danny Simpson produces a cross, clearance by Stephen Carr.

37:02
 

Cameron Jerome is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Steven Taylor.

35:15
Goal
 

The referee gives a against Liam Ridgewell for handball. Liam Ridgewell is shown a red card. Penalty taken right-footed by Shola Ameobi and scored. Newcastle 1-0 Birmingham.

35:01
 

Kevin Nolan takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Ridgewell.

34:50
 

The ball is sent over by Fabricio Coloccini, clearance made by Stephen Carr.

34:35
 

Shot by Fabricio Coloccini. Save made by Ben Foster.

33:27
 

Outswinging corner taken by Joey Barton from the right by-line, Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen Carr.

32:54
 

The offside flag is raised against Cameron Jerome. Fabricio Coloccini takes the indirect free kick.

30:45
 

The ball is delivered by Kevin Nolan.

29:59
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique sends in a cross, Ben Foster makes a comfortable save.

29:30
 

The ball is delivered by Joey Barton.

29:20
 

Jonas Gutierrez crosses the ball, clearance by Roger Johnson.

28:23
 

Jonas Gutierrez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Carr. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

27:31
 

The ball is swung over by Liam Ridgewell.

23:57
 

Shot from outside the area by Sebastian Larsson misses to the left of the target.

23:03
 

Jonas Gutierrez delivers the ball, Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

22:48
 

Cameron Jerome is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Steven Taylor.

22:23
 

The ball is swung over by Jean Beausejour, comfortable save by Tim Krul.

20:55
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Joey Barton from the left by-line, clearance made by Cameron Jerome.

20:46
 

Jonas Gutierrez delivers the ball, clearance by Roger Johnson.

16:59
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Joey Barton, Cameron Jerome manages to make a clearance.

16:46
 

Joey Barton takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

16:27
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique crosses the ball, Martin Jiranek makes a clearance.

16:13
 

Cameron Jerome is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Cheik Tiote.

14:20
 

The ball is delivered by Jonas Gutierrez.

13:41
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Joey Barton.

11:48
 

Cameron Jerome produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

10:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Shola Ameobi on Stephen Carr. Free kick taken by Stephen Carr.

9:25
 

A cross is delivered by Danny Simpson. Shola Ameobi is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

6:22
 

The ball is crossed by Jean Beausejour, Cheik Tiote makes a clearance.

5:56
 

The referee blows for offside against Peter Lovenkrands. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

5:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cheik Tiote by Martin Jiranek. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

5:13
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line played to the near post, save by Tim Krul.

3:55
 

The ball is crossed by Jean Beausejour.

3:20
 

The ball is swung over by Joey Barton.

:42
 

Jean Beausejour concedes a free kick for a foul on Joey Barton. Cheik Tiote restarts play with the free kick.

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1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

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