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Shot by Yoan Gouffran went wide right of the net.
Vurnon Anita takes the free kick.
The ball is delivered by Davide Santon.
Winston Reid makes a clearance.
Sammy Ameobi crosses the ball.
Moussa Sissoko sends in a cross.
Clearance made by Ravel Morrison.
The ball is crossed by Joey O'Brien.
Vurnon Anita makes a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Ravel Morrison.
Free kick taken by Jussi Jaaskelainen.
A cross is delivered by Mathieu Debuchy.
Shot by Hatem Ben Arfa. Blocked by James Collins.
Clearance by James Collins.
Mathieu Debuchy delivers the ball.
Shot by Joe Cole went over.
Clearance by Davide Santon.
Free kick taken by James Collins.
Clearance made by James Collins.
The ball is sent over by Mathieu Debuchy.
Clearance made by Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa.
Yoan Gouffran takes a shot. Blocked by James Collins.
Hatem Ben Arfa makes a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Joe Cole.
Corner taken by Matthew Jarvis.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Hatem Ben Arfa.
Jussi Jaaskelainen takes the free kick.
Ravel Morrison comes on in place of Mohamed Diame.
A cross is delivered by Yoan Gouffran.
The ball is sent over by Davide Santon.
James Collins fouled by Shola Ameobi, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Noble on Mathieu Debuchy.
Sammy Ameobi joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sylvain Marveaux.
James Collins makes a clearance.
Clearance by Winston Reid.
Joe Cole replaces Stewart Downing.
Shot by Kevin Nolan went wide right of the post.
The ball is delivered by Stewart Downing.
James Collins takes the free kick.
Shola Ameobi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Winston Reid.
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa manages to make a clearance.
Free kick taken by Vurnon Anita.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Moussa Sissoko by Mohamed Diame.
Free kick taken by Moussa Sissoko.
Centre by Matthew Jarvis.
Fabricio Coloccini makes a clearance.
Shot by Davide Santon went wide right of the target.
Clearance made by Davide Santon.
Hatem Ben Arfa crosses the ball.
Guy Demel sends in a cross.
Sylvain Marveaux has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Stewart Downing takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by Tim Krul prevents the goal.
Davide Santon takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.
Corner taken by Sylvain Marveaux.
James Collins manages to make a clearance.
Sylvain Marveaux crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Shola Ameobi by Guy Demel results in a free kick.
Foul by Stewart Downing on Mathieu Debuchy, free kick awarded.
Unfair challenge on Guy Demel by Moussa Sissoko results in a free kick.
Free kick taken by Sylvain Marveaux.
Hatem Ben Arfa fouled by Joey O'Brien, the ref awards a free kick.
Shot by Hatem Ben Arfa missed to the left of the net.
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa fouled by James Collins, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick crossed by Matthew Jarvis.
Mathieu Debuchy concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Jarvis.
Joey O'Brien manages to make a clearance.
Centre by Hatem Ben Arfa.
Matthew Jarvis crosses the ball.
Winston Reid fouled by Shola Ameobi, the ref awards a free kick.
Header at goal by Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa goes right of the post.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Sylvain Marveaux.
Papiss Cisse challenges Mohamed Diame unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Matthew Jarvis produces a cross.
Free kick crossed by Mark Noble.
Hatem Ben Arfa takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tim Krul by Winston Reid.
Jussi Jaaskelainen restarts play with the free kick.
Papiss Cisse concedes a free kick for a foul on James Collins.
Hatem Ben Arfa has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.
Clearance made by Mathieu Debuchy.
Foul by Winston Reid on Papiss Cisse, free kick awarded.
Winston Reid manages to make a clearance.
Tim Krul takes the free kick.
Kevin Nolan concedes a free kick for a foul on Mathieu Debuchy.
Guy Demel produces a cross.
Clearance made by Joey O'Brien.
Header by Modibo Maiga goes to the left of the goal.
Guy Demel crosses the ball.
Sylvain Marveaux makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Shola Ameobi on Guy Demel.
Fabricio Coloccini sends in a cross.
Sylvain Marveaux manages to make a clearance.
Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.
The referee blows for offside.
Kevin Nolan is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick.
Strike comes in from Hatem Ben Arfa from the free kick which clears the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by James Collins on Moussa Sissoko.
Papiss Cisse concedes a free kick for a foul on Guy Demel.
Winston Reid takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Vurnon Anita.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Matthew Jarvis.
Matthew Jarvis makes a clearance.
Pardew reflects on tough week
Newcastle boss Alan Pardew will head in to his 100th Barclays Premier League match in charge of the Magpies against West Ham after battling through a week he concedes has been one of the most trying of his time in the job.
Pardew watched his side mauled 4-0 at Manchester City on Monday night a matter of hours after Arsenal tabled an unwelcome and "derisory" B#10million offer for star French midfielder Yohan Cabaye.
Pardew has also been unable to make much progress on much-needed reinforcements and now has injury and suspension concerns as he heads into two consecutive home games that could have a significant impact on the trajectory of the club's season.
Pardew said: "It's not been the easiest of weeks. There's been a few agendas in my time as Newcastle manager, but this has certainly been very colourful.
"But it's my hundredth Premier League game in charge of Newcastle this week and I'm very proud of that."
Pardew would not be drawn on the possible inclusion of Cabaye, who was not included against City but may return against West Ham despite rumours of imminent improved bids from both Arsenal and Paris St Germain.
Pardew's latest personnel problems could hardly have come at a worse time with Steven Taylor suspended after his red card at City, Jonas Gutierrez definitely out with a hamstring injury, and Cheick Tiote battling a slight groin problem.
Pardew added: "We need to get a couple of results and pretty quickly I think.
"Two home games give us a new chance after a difficult night on Monday when there were a whole manner of issues going on.
"I have to say on reflection in the first half I think we played very well but they came at us from all angles and unfortunately on the night we couldn't quite cope with it - on another night it might have been easier for us.
"More than anything I feel sorry for our fans, this whole situation of watching their team struggle and get a sending-off and one of the best midfielders in the world not playing - it's hard to take."
Pardew spent part of this week visiting club owner Mike Ashley in the south of France to discuss a strategy for the final week of the transfer window, and knows it is essential he strengthens his squad following the solitary arrival of on-loan Loic Remy so far this summer.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce will treat Saturday's trip to his former club the same as any other Premier League game as he looks to continue his recent fine form against the Magpies.
The 58-year-old had an eight-month spell in charge at St James' Park but was sacked in January 2008 following Mike Ashley's takeover of the club, with Newcastle 11th in the league at the time.
Since then, with both Blackburn and West Ham, Allardyce is unbeaten when he has come up against Newcastle, including a 1-0 win on Tyneside last season with Kevin Nolan scoring the only goal against his former club.
The upcoming fixture would have carried extra significance for Allardyce in the past but now any lingering issues with his departure are forgotten.
"I've been back quite a few times," he said.
"From my point of view, it's always been a very positive result whenever I've gone back. I haven't gone back and been beaten yet, so I want the lads to keep that record up for me if they can. It's a difficult place to go and a difficult place to get points.
"As the years go by any [antipathy] soon diminishes, you look to the future and look to build your career. Thinking about the past is not in my make up, it's not my philosophy to keep going backwards.
"It's always about what's going to happen next, how we're going to build a better future, how we're going to become better as a team and improve the club."
The Hammers started their second successive Premier League campaign with a comfortable 2-0 home win over newly-promoted Cardiff last weekend, whilst Newcastle were well-beaten by Manchester City on Monday evening.
But Allardyce will not allow his players to become over-confident going in to the match on Saturday and will use the example of last season's first away trip as a timely reminder to the squad to keep working hard.
"We all know that we were poor away from home last season, even if Newcastle wasn't one of the venues that we slipped up on away from home last year," he said.
"I'll just remind the lads over the next couple of days that we had a great start last season and then went to Swansea and got beaten 3-0, and that could have been four or five."
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