• The FA Cup
  • Date: Sat 07 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Sports Direct Arena
Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Ben Arfa 69"

Gutierrez 90"

2 - 1
Blackburn Rovers

Blackburn Rovers

Goodwillie 34"

Newcastle United vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

26 Krul
5 Simpson
2 Coloccini
6 Williamson
3 Santon
25 Obertan
13 Abeid
4 Cabaye
18 Gutierrez90"
10 Ben Arfa69"
20 Best
Substitutes
35 Elliot
14 Perch
15 Gosling
16 Taylor
23 Ameobi
28 Ameobi
29 Vuckic

Blackburn Rovers

13 Bunn
3 Olsson
5 Givet
31 Hanley
39 Henley
12 Pedersen
14 Petrovic
15 Nzonzi
29 Vukcevic
25 Goodwillie34"
20 Rochina
Substitutes
34 Kean
10 Formica
19 Slew
22 Blackman
24 Yakubu
33 Morris
35 Lowe

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Newcastle United

L W L L L L

Blackburn Rovers

L D L W W W D L


Live Text Commentary
94:43 +4.43
Yellow card
 

Booking for Jonas Gutierrez for unsporting behaviour.

94:37 +4.37
Goal
 

Jonas Gutierrez grabs a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Newcastle 2-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Leon Best.

93:37 +3.37
 

Corner taken by Hatem Ben Arfa.

89:46
 

Floated corner taken by Ryan Taylor, Shot from just outside the area by Shola Ameobi misses to the right of the target.

87:42
 

Unfair challenge on Morten Gamst Pedersen by Hatem Ben Arfa results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Bunn.

86:11
Substitution
 

Corner taken by Ryan Taylor, Dan Gosling replaces Mehdi Abeid. Clearance by Gael Givet.

84:10
 

Jonas Gutierrez takes a shot. Save made by Mark Bunn.

83:42
 

Foul by Hatem Ben Arfa on Jason Lowe, free kick awarded. Radosav Petrovic restarts play with the free kick.

82:13
 

Corner taken by Ryan Taylor from the left by-line, Yohan Cabaye takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Mark Bunn makes a save.

81:24
 

Shot by Mauro Formica from outside the box goes high over the target.

77:17
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ryan Taylor, Mike Williamson takes a shot.

74:33
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ryan Taylor from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Fabricio Coloccini goes over the bar.

74:16
 

The referee blows for offside against David Goodwillie. Free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

72:21
 

Ryan Taylor produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

69:50
Goal
 

Goal scored by Hatem Ben Arfa from close range high into the middle of the goal. Newcastle 1-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Ryan Taylor.

68:47
 

David Goodwillie takes a shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.

67:19
 

Radosav Petrovic concedes a free kick for a foul on Shola Ameobi. Ryan Taylor restarts play with the free kick.

65:05
 

Simon Vukcevic takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.

62:11
 

Effort on goal by Shola Ameobi from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

61:45
 

Simon Vukcevic takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save.

60:08
 

Steven Nzonzi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shola Ameobi. Hatem Ben Arfa takes the direct free kick.

59:03
Substitution
 

Danny Simpson leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Taylor.

58:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Davide Santon by Simon Vukcevic. Free kick taken by Yohan Cabaye.

57:08
 

The offside flag is raised against Shola Ameobi. Mark Bunn takes the indirect free kick.

55:09
Substitution
 

Shola Ameobi joins the action as a substitute, replacing Gabriel Obertan. Mauro Formica is brought on as a substitute for Ruben Rochina.

54:32
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Yohan Cabaye played to the near post.

52:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ruben Rochina by Yohan Cabaye. Morten Gamst Pedersen restarts play with the free kick.

51:42
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Leon Best. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Bunn.

49:33
 

Shot by Steven Nzonzi from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

44:32
 

Danny Simpson challenges Martin Olsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mark Bunn takes the direct free kick.

43:03
 

Foul by Mehdi Abeid on Ruben Rochina, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from left channel.

41:36
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Jonas Gutierrez from the right by-line, Gael Givet manages to make a clearance.

41:00
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Yohan Cabaye.

39:46
 

The official flags David Goodwillie offside. Free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

38:16
 

Gabriel Obertan fouled by Morten Gamst Pedersen, the ref awards a free kick. Tim Krul takes the free kick.

33:50
Goal
 

Floated corner taken from the left by-line by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Goal scored by David Goodwillie from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Newcastle 0-1 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Grant Hanley.

33:08
Yellow card
 

Mark Bunn receives a yellow card.

32:45
 

Jonas Gutierrez produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

27:49
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the floated corner, Foul by Grant Hanley on Tim Krul, free kick awarded. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.

26:14
 

Ruben Rochina has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

24:13
 

Hatem Ben Arfa takes a shot. Gael Givet gets a block in.

21:17
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line to the near post.

18:58
 

Unfair challenge on Ruben Rochina by Yohan Cabaye results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Martin Olsson.

17:39
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Hatem Ben Arfa played to the near post, Radosav Petrovic makes a clearance.

15:55
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on David Goodwillie by Mike Williamson results in a free kick. Mike Williamson receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Strike comes in from Morten Gamst Pedersen from the free kick.

12:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mehdi Abeid by Ruben Rochina. Yohan Cabaye takes the free kick.

12:18
 

Mehdi Abeid concedes a free kick for a foul on Martin Olsson. Direct free kick taken by Gael Givet.

10:00
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Yohan Cabaye clears the bar.

7:03
 

Effort on goal by Mehdi Abeid from long range goes harmlessly over the bar.

5:41
 

Jonas Gutierrez takes a shot. Save made by Mark Bunn. Yohan Cabaye takes a shot. Save by Mark Bunn.

1:00
 

Leon Best takes a shot. Save by Mark Bunn. Inswinging corner taken by Hatem Ben Arfa from the left by-line played to the near post, Radosav Petrovic manages to make a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by Hatem Ben Arfa to the near post, Radosav Petrovic manages to make a clearance. Shot from just outside the area by Mike Williamson goes over the bar.