• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 18 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Sports Direct Arena

Newcastle United vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

26 Krul
5 Simpson
6 Williamson
2 Coloccini
14 Perch
10 Ben Arfa
4 Cabaye
8 Guthrie
18 Gutierrez
19 Ba
9 Cisse
Substitutes
35 Elliot
3 Santon
13 Abeid
15 Gosling
23 Ameobi
29 Vuckic
32 Donaldson

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
25 Naughton
22 Ward
6 Whitbread
3 Drury
17 Bennett
12 Pilkington
24 Howson
15 Fox
11 Surman
5 Morison
Substitutes
31 Steer
2 Martin
4 Johnson
7 Crofts
9 Holt
10 Jackson
14 Hoolahan

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Newcastle United

D L W L L L L L

Norwich City

W L L L L L D L
Head to Head
Norwich
4-2
Newcastle 10-Dec-2011
Norwich
2-1
Newcastle 20-Apr-2005
Newcastle
2-2
Norwich 25-Aug-2004
Newcastle
3-0
Norwich 08-Apr-1995
Norwich
2-1
Newcastle 31-Dec-1994
Newcastle
3-0
Norwich 29-Mar-1994


Live Text Commentary
92:28 +2.28
 

Foul by Kyle Naughton on Jonas Gutierrez, free kick awarded. Kyle Naughton goes into the book. Centre by Yohan Cabaye, Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Zak Whitbread gets a block in.

91:30 +1.3
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steve Morison on Danny Simpson. Danny Simpson restarts play with the free kick.

91:00 +1
 

Foul by Wesley Hoolahan on Jonas Gutierrez, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Yohan Cabaye.

90:03 +0.03
 

Shola Ameobi produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

89:25
 

Steve Morison takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

88:45
 

Elliott Bennett crosses the ball, Andrew Surman takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

88:04
 

Elliott Bennett produces a cross, save by Tim Krul.

87:52
 

Wesley Hoolahan produces a cross, clearance by James Perch.

87:06
 

The ball is sent over by Elliott Bennett, clearance made by James Perch.

85:26
 

Foul by Kyle Naughton on Davide Santon, free kick awarded. Fabricio Coloccini takes the direct free kick.

84:12
Substitution
 

Russell Martin on for Anthony Pilkington.

83:26
 

Andrew Surman produces a cross, Steve Morison produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

81:48
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Yohan Cabaye, clearance by Grant Holt.

81:01
Substitution
 

Wesley Hoolahan is brought on as a substitute for Adam Drury.

80:52
 

Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball, clearance by Adam Drury.

80:37
 

Shola Ameobi sends in a cross, Zak Whitbread manages to make a clearance.

78:22
 

The ball is delivered by Shola Ameobi, blocked by Elliott Ward.

77:57
 

Demba Ba crosses the ball, clearance by Grant Holt.

77:05
Yellow card
 

Zak Whitbread concedes a free kick for a foul on Demba Ba. Zak Whitbread booked. Direct free kick taken by Yohan Cabaye.

76:27
Substitution
 

Jonathan Howson goes off and Grant Holt comes on.

75:10
Substitution
 

(Newcastle) makes a substitution, with Dan Gosling coming on for Danny Guthrie.

74:06
 

The ball is delivered by Davide Santon, clearance made by Zak Whitbread.

73:25
 

Corner taken right-footed by Yohan Cabaye, Zak Whitbread makes a clearance.

73:18
 

Centre by Demba Ba, Elliott Ward manages to make a clearance.

71:45
 

Zak Whitbread concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny Guthrie. Centre by Yohan Cabaye, Mike Williamson takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

71:23
 

Demba Ba has an effort at goal. Save by John Ruddy.

71:02
 

Yohan Cabaye takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

70:52
 

The ball is crossed by Shola Ameobi, clearance made by Zak Whitbread.

68:37
Substitution
 

(Newcastle) makes a substitution, with Shola Ameobi coming on for Papiss Cisse.

68:20
 

Anthony Pilkington sends in a cross, Mike Williamson manages to make a clearance.

66:17
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Fox from the right by-line, clearance made by Davide Santon.

66:10
 

Steve Morison crosses the ball, Mike Williamson manages to make a clearance.

65:25
 

James Perch gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Surman. Direct free kick taken by Zak Whitbread.

64:48
 

James Perch challenges Andrew Surman unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andrew Surman.

63:22
 

Danny Simpson delivers the ball, Kyle Naughton makes a clearance.

63:12
 

Centre by Yohan Cabaye, Elliott Ward manages to make a clearance.

61:47
Substitution
 

Elliott Bennett challenges Danny Guthrie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Elliott Bennett shown a yellow card. Hatem Ben Arfa goes off and Davide Santon comes on. Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Elliott Ward.

61:18
 

Andrew Surman produces a cross, clearance made by Fabricio Coloccini.

60:15
 

Demba Ba has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.

59:05
 

Demba Ba concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Drury. Andrew Surman takes the direct free kick.

57:01
 

Demba Ba challenges David Fox unfairly and gives away a free kick. Zak Whitbread restarts play with the free kick.

56:33
 

The offside flag is raised against Papiss Cisse. Elliott Ward restarts play with the free kick.

55:06
 

Centre by Adam Drury, Steve Morison has a headed effort from close in and clears the bar.

54:11
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman, Fabricio Coloccini fouled by Steve Morison, the ref awards a free kick. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

53:47
 

Elliott Bennett crosses the ball, Zak Whitbread takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

53:18
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Andrew Surman, Demba Ba manages to make a clearance.

53:05
 

Anthony Pilkington takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save.

50:20
 

A cross is delivered by John Ruddy.

50:11
 

Adam Drury crosses the ball.

49:12
 

Shot by Papiss Cisse. Save made by John Ruddy.

48:01
 

Unfair challenge on Papiss Cisse by Zak Whitbread results in a free kick. Hatem Ben Arfa delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, clearance made by Elliott Ward.

46:43
 

Jonathan Howson takes a shot.

46:21
 

James Perch fouled by Steve Morison, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mike Williamson.

45:28 +0.28
 

Unfair challenge on Anthony Pilkington by Danny Guthrie results in a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from David Fox from the free kick.

45:46
 

Effort from inside the area by Hatem Ben Arfa misses to the right of the target.

43:56
 

Andrew Surman produces a left-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

43:45
 

A cross is delivered by Elliott Bennett.

42:27
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by David Fox, Demba Ba makes a clearance.

42:14
 

Jonathan Howson takes a shot. Blocked by James Perch.

41:41
 

The ball is crossed by Adam Drury, Jonas Gutierrez makes a clearance.

41:24
 

The ball is crossed by Elliott Bennett, Jonas Gutierrez gets a block in.

40:39
 

Papiss Cisse takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

38:42
 

Unfair challenge on Jonas Gutierrez by Steve Morison results in a free kick. Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Steve Morison manages to make a clearance.

38:04
 

Centre by Hatem Ben Arfa, Papiss Cisse takes a shot. Kyle Naughton gets a block in.

36:54
 

Anthony Pilkington concedes a free kick for a foul on Hatem Ben Arfa. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.

36:00
 

Steve Morison gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fabricio Coloccini. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.

35:09
 

Zak Whitbread gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tim Krul. Tim Krul takes the direct free kick.

34:27
 

Corner taken by David Fox.

33:23
 

The ball is sent over by Danny Guthrie, Elliott Bennett gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Hatem Ben Arfa from the right by-line, save by John Ruddy.

33:05
 

The ball is sent over by Danny Simpson, clearance by Zak Whitbread.

31:19
 

The ball is crossed by Hatem Ben Arfa, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

29:51
 

Hatem Ben Arfa takes the inswinging corner, Steve Morison manages to make a clearance.

29:37
 

The ball is sent over by Yohan Cabaye, Demba Ba takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

23:18
 

Unfair challenge on Zak Whitbread by Papiss Cisse results in a free kick. David Fox takes the free kick.

22:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kyle Naughton by Papiss Cisse. Free kick taken by Elliott Ward.

21:45
 

Jonathan Howson concedes a free kick for a foul on Yohan Cabaye. Yohan Cabaye takes the free kick.

21:23
 

Anthony Pilkington takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save.

18:24
 

Jonathan Howson takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

17:58
 

Adam Drury sends in a cross, Mike Williamson makes a clearance.

17:24
 

The ball is delivered by Elliott Bennett, save by Tim Krul.

12:10
 

Effort from outside the box by Demba Ba goes wide right of the target.

10:55
Goal
 

Jonas Gutierrez delivers the ball, Goal scored by Papiss Cisse from deep inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Newcastle 1-0 Norwich.Assist by Jonas Gutierrez.

9:21
 

The ball is crossed by Yohan Cabaye.

7:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Howson by Mike Williamson. David Fox restarts play with the free kick.

6:32
 

Long range effort by Fabricio Coloccini goes harmlessly over the bar.

1:21
 

Papiss Cisse has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Save made by John Ruddy.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 33 28 65
4 Man City 33 33 64
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Tottenham Hotspur 33 6 57
7 Southampton 33 21 56
8 Swansea 33 -4 47
9 Stoke 33 -3 46
10 West Ham 33 0 43

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