• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 21 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Sports Direct Arena
Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Ba 33"

Ba 80"

2 - 3
West Bromwich Albion

West Bromwich Albion

Odemwingie 19"

McAuley 43"

Scharner 84"

Newcastle United vs West Bromwich Albion


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

26 Krul
5 Simpson
14 Perch
2 Coloccini
3 Santon
25 Obertan
29 Vuckic
24 Tiote
18 Gutierrez
20 Best
19 Ba33"80"
Substitutes
35 Elliot
6 Williamson
10 Ben Arfa
13 Abeid
16 Taylor
23 Ameobi
28 Ameobi

West Bromwich Albion

1 Foster
12 Reid
23 McAuley43"
3 Olsson
20 Shorey
14 Thomas
21 Mulumbu
33 Scharner84"
11 Brunt
24 Odemwingie19"
9 Long
Substitutes
13 Fulop
17 Dorrans
25 Dawson
28 Jones
29 Thorne
31 Cox
32 Fortune

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Newcastle United

W L L L L L L L

West Bromwich Albion

W L W L L L W D
Head to Head
Newcastle
3-3
West Brom 22-May-2011
West Brom
3-1
Newcastle 05-Dec-2010
West Brom
2-3
Newcastle 07-Feb-2009
Newcastle
2-1
West Brom 28-Oct-2008
Newcastle
3-0
West Brom 22-Apr-2006
West Brom
0-3
Newcastle 30-Oct-2005


Live Text Commentary
93:22 +3.22
 

Hatem Ben Arfa produces a cross, Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

92:36 +2.36
 

Peter Odemwingie has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

91:53 +1.53
 

Shane Long sends in a cross, Shot from just outside the area by George Thorne goes over the bar.

90:51 +0.51
 

Centre by Jonas Gutierrez, Haris Vuckic produces a drilled left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

90:36 +0.36
 

The ball is delivered by Cheick Tiote, save by Ben Foster.

89:21
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fabricio Coloccini on Peter Odemwingie. The referee shows Fabricio Coloccini a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Graham Dorrans takes the free kick.

88:35
 

Effort on goal by Chris Brunt from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.

87:10
 

Centre by Danny Simpson. The assistant referee flags for offside against Demba Ba. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

86:46
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ryan Taylor.

86:15
 

Hatem Ben Arfa produces a cross, Shot by Cheick Tiote. Save by Ben Foster.

86:04
 

Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Blocked by Jonas Olsson.

84:51
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Graham Dorrans, Paul Scharner gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Newcastle 2-3 West Brom.Assist on the goal came from Peter Odemwingie.

83:54
 

Shane Long is caught offside. Tim Krul takes the free kick.

82:16
 

Corner taken by Ryan Taylor from the right by-line, clearance made by Shane Long.

81:59
 

Shot from 25 yards from Haris Vuckic. Save by Ben Foster.

81:03
 

The ball is sent over by Jonas Gutierrez. Danny Simpson crosses the ball, save by Ben Foster.

80:01
Goal
 

Demba Ba fires in a goal from just inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Newcastle 2-2 West Brom.Hatem Ben Arfa provided the assist for the goal.

79:24
 

Hatem Ben Arfa challenges Paul Scharner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

79:14
 

The ball is sent over by Graham Dorrans, save by Tim Krul.

78:56
 

Shane Long takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

75:01
Substitution
 

George Thorne joins the action as a substitute, replacing Youssouf Mulumbu.

72:52
 

Chris Brunt produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target.

72:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shane Long by Fabricio Coloccini. Graham Dorrans crosses the ball in from the free kick, James Perch makes a clearance.

71:11
Substitution
 

Gabriel Obertan goes off and Shola Ameobi comes on.

71:00
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Haris Vuckic misses to the left of the target.

70:12
 

Shot from just outside the box by Gabriel Obertan goes over the crossbar.

70:04
 

Danny Simpson produces a cross, clearance made by Jonas Olsson.

68:59
 

Cheick Tiote has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the target.

68:46
 

Hatem Ben Arfa has a drilled shot. Blocked by Gareth McAuley.

67:44
Substitution
 

Foul by Shane Long on James Perch, free kick awarded. Jerome Thomas leaves the field to be replaced by Graham Dorrans. Fabricio Coloccini takes the free kick.

67:04
 

The ball is sent over by Ryan Taylor, clearance made by Jonas Olsson.

66:38
 

Corner taken by Ryan Taylor from the left by-line.

63:59
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ryan Taylor from the left by-line played to the near post, Shane Long manages to make a clearance.

63:48
 

Shot by Cheick Tiote. Blocked by Billy Jones.

63:29
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ryan Taylor.

62:25
 

Corner taken by Ryan Taylor from the right by-line, Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

62:16
 

Centre by Hatem Ben Arfa, Nicky Shorey gets a block in.

61:54
 

Gabriel Obertan crosses the ball, Chris Brunt makes a clearance.

60:36
Substitution
 

The ball is delivered by Cheick Tiote. Leon Best is flagged offside by the assistant referee. (Newcastle) makes a substitution, with Hatem Ben Arfa coming on for Leon Best. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

60:05
 

Jonas Gutierrez crosses the ball, clearance by Nicky Shorey.

59:48
 

Cheick Tiote fouled by Youssouf Mulumbu, the ref awards a free kick. Haris Vuckic restarts play with the free kick.

58:18
 

The ball is swung over by Ryan Taylor, Ben Foster makes a clearance.

56:51
 

Demba Ba delivers the ball, clearance made by Jonas Olsson.

56:15
 

Centre by Jerome Thomas, save made by Tim Krul.

55:29
 

Peter Odemwingie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonas Gutierrez. Free kick taken by Ryan Taylor.

55:22
 

Nicky Shorey sends in a cross, James Perch makes a clearance.

54:42
 

Corner taken by Chris Brunt from the right by-line played to the near post, Leon Best makes a clearance.

54:24
 

Shot from 12 yards by Peter Odemwingie. Blocked by Ryan Taylor.

53:23
 

Shot by Leon Best. Save by Ben Foster.

52:53
 

The ball is sent over by Peter Odemwingie, Youssouf Mulumbu takes a shot. Blocked by Shane Long.

52:33
 

Shane Long takes a shot.

51:44
 

Unfair challenge on Cheick Tiote by Shane Long results in a free kick. James Perch takes the free kick.

51:06
 

Demba Ba is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

50:26
 

Chris Brunt has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses left.

49:51
 

Billy Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonas Gutierrez. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Taylor.

49:41
 

Centre by Jerome Thomas, Haris Vuckic gets a block in.

48:42
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Demba Ba goes wide of the right-hand upright.

48:09
 

Cheick Tiote has a drilled shot. Jonas Olsson gets a block in.

46:54
 

Fabricio Coloccini takes a shot. Blocked by Shane Long.

46:35
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Haris Vuckic from the left by-line.

46:24
 

Gabriel Obertan takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth McAuley.

46:15
 

A cross is delivered by Jonas Gutierrez, clearance made by Gareth McAuley.

45:24 +0.24
 

Demba Ba is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

45:36
 

Jerome Thomas is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Tim Krul.

45:03 +0.03
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Haris Vuckic.

45:01
Substitution
 

Ryan Taylor comes on in place of Davide Santon.

43:02
Goal
 

Demba Ba challenges Youssouf Mulumbu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Centre by Chris Brunt, Gareth McAuley scores a headed goal from close in. Newcastle 1-2 West Brom.Assist by Paul Scharner.

42:39
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Brunt, comfortable save by Tim Krul.

40:27
 

Demba Ba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Youssouf Mulumbu. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

38:59
 

The ball is delivered by Davide Santon.

38:45
 

Haris Vuckic takes a shot. Blocked by Jerome Thomas.

37:23
 

Peter Odemwingie is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Tim Krul takes the free kick.

36:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Davide Santon on Jerome Thomas. Billy Jones takes the direct free kick.

35:28
 

Jonas Gutierrez delivers the ball, Headed effort on goal by Gabriel Obertan from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

35:11
 

Unfair challenge on Demba Ba by Paul Scharner results in a free kick. Haris Vuckic takes the free kick.

32:51
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gabriel Obertan by Jerome Thomas. Demba Ba hits the back of the net with a goal direct from the free kick from outside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Newcastle 1-1 West Brom.Assist on the goal came from Gabriel Obertan.

29:28
 

Shane Long challenges James Perch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

28:22
 

The ball is delivered by Jerome Thomas, save by Tim Krul.

27:29
 

Chris Brunt takes the chance to get an effort at goal. James Perch gets a block in.

27:01
 

The ball is swung over by Jonas Gutierrez, Jonas Olsson makes a clearance.

26:13
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Haris Vuckic played to the near post, clearance by Shane Long.

26:07
 

Gabriel Obertan produces a cross, Chris Brunt gets a block in.

25:06
 

Chris Brunt delivers the ball, Tim Krul makes a save.

23:09
 

Shane Long takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

22:45
 

James Perch challenges Shane Long unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Chris Brunt.

21:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonas Olsson on Leon Best. Direct free kick taken by Cheick Tiote.

21:12
 

Gabriel Obertan produces a cross. The referee blows for offside against Leon Best. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

19:51
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Peter Odemwingie from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Newcastle 0-1 West Brom.Assist on the goal came from Chris Brunt.

18:31
 

The referee blows for offside against Peter Odemwingie. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

16:50
 

A cross is delivered by Danny Simpson, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Jonas Gutierrez misses to the right of the target.

15:07
 

Chris Brunt delivers the ball.

13:17
 

Inswinging corner taken by Haris Vuckic from the right by-line.

11:32
 

James Perch concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Free kick taken by Nicky Shorey.

11:24
 

Danny Simpson delivers the ball, clearance by Jonas Olsson.

10:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jerome Thomas by Davide Santon. Free kick taken by Gareth McAuley.

6:39
 

Jonas Gutierrez produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

6:00
Substitution
 

Billy Jones comes on in place of Steven Reid.

1:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonas Gutierrez by Steven Reid. Haris Vuckic crosses the ball in from the free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 33 39 77
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 34 25 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 Everton 34 1 44

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