Sunday 13 May 2007, 3:00pm at Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
Barclays Premier League
Middlesbrough
3
Viduka 34', 47'; Wheater 45'
Fulham FC
Fulham
1
Davies 42'
The final game of the 2006/2007 season saw Fulham fall 3-1 to Middlesbrough, but the overriding feeling is relief after the Club's Premier League status was maintained.

34' Goal

Mark Viduka

45' Goal

David Wheater

47' Goal

Mark Viduka

81' Yellow Card

Emanuel Pogatetz Card was given for a foul

68' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Yakubu
Off:Lee Dong-Gook

68' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:James Morrison
Off:George Boateng

90' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Adam Johnson
Off:Mark Viduka

42' Goal

Simon Davies

50' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Franck Queudrue
Off:Philippe Christanval

64' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Collins John
Off:Heidar Helguson

77' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Matthew Briggs
Off:Moritz Volz

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90:00: Attacking throw-in by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham).

90:00: Foul by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) on Ayegbeni Yakubu(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from left channel, resulting in open play.

90:00: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

90:00: Correction - Goal kick taken short by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

90:00: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

89:29: Substitution - Shot by Ayegbeni Yakubu(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed from left channel (20 yards), over the bar. Middlesbrough substitution: Mark Viduka replaced by Adam Johnson (tactical).

88:48: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), clearance by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

88:24: Foul by Brian McBride(Fulham) on Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from left channel, resulting in open play.

87:57: Attacking throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

87:27: Cross by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham), comfortable save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

86:38: Attacking throw-in by Collins John(Fulham).

85:30: Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

85:16: Shot by Brian McBride(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right channel (25 yards), missed left.

85:06: Attacking throw-in by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham).

84:27: Defending throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

84:22: Cross by James Morrison(Middlesbrough), resulting in ball out of play.

84:02: Attacking throw-in by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough).

83:07: Attacking throw-in by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough).

82:45: Shot by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) drilled left-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), fantastic save (parried) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

82:24: Cross by Ayegbeni Yakubu(Middlesbrough), clearance by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

81:50: Foul by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough) on Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

80:33: Yellow Card - Foul by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough) on Clinton Dempsey(Fulham). Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough) booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from right wing, foul by Simon Davies(Fulham) on Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough) from own half, resulting in open play.

80:23: Cross by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham), clearance by Jonathan Woodgate(Middlesbrough).

78:21: Foul by Ayegbeni Yakubu(Middlesbrough) on Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

77:37: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), save (caught) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

76:05: Substitution - Foul by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham) on Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough). Fulham substitution: Moritz Volz replaced by Matthew Briggs (tactical). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough) from own half, resulting in open play.

75:08: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

74:57: Cross by Franck Queudrue(Fulham), save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

74:14: Ayegbeni Yakubu(Middlesbrough) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Antti Niemi(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

73:31: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) to near post, resulting in open play.

73:04: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) to near post, clearance by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham).

72:55: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), clearance by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

72:21: Corner from right by-line taken short right-footed by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham). Cross by Simon Davies(Fulham), comfortable save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

72:12: Cross by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham), clearance by David Wheater(Middlesbrough).

71:32: Shot by Collins John(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), blocked by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to centre, clearance by David Wheater(Middlesbrough).

70:38: Foul by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) on Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) from left channel, resulting in open play.

70:26: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

70:04: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

69:48: Shot by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough) volleyed right-footed from right channel (20 yards), over the bar.

Substitution made67:39: Substitution - Foul by Moritz Volz(Fulham) on Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough). Middlesbrough substitution: Dong Gook Lee replaced by Ayegbeni Yakubu (tactical).Middlesbrough substitution: George Boateng replaced by James Morrison (tactical). Free kick crossed right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from left wing, clearance by Brian McBride(Fulham).

66:58: Defending throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

66:30: Attacking throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

66:14: Attacking throw-in by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough).

66:00: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

65:41: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

65:07: Cross by Moritz Volz(Fulham), resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

64:15: Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

64:02: Shot by Collins John(Fulham) volleyed right-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), missed right.

62:43: Substitution - Cross by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham), shot by Simon Davies(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), blocked by Julio Arca(Middlesbrough). Foul by George Boateng(Middlesbrough) on Franck Queudrue(Fulham). Fulham substitution: Heidar Helguson replaced by Collins John (tactical). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

62:00: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

61:21: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

60:33: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) to far post, clearance by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

60:22: Cross by George Boateng(Middlesbrough), clearance by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

59:38: Foul by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) on Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Antti Niemi(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

59:15: Correction - Cross by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough), clearance by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

59:15: Cross by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough), clearance by Moritz Volz(Fulham).

58:26: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), clearance by Moritz Volz(Fulham).

58:03: Cross by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham), comfortable save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

57:20: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

56:31: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

56:03: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

55:48: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

55:26: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

55:06: Shot by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed from right channel (20 yards), over the bar.

54:30: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

54:00: Foul by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) on Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Jonathan Woodgate(Middlesbrough) from own half, resulting in open play.

52:33: Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

52:06: Defending throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

51:04: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

Substitution made49:15: Substitution - Brian McBride(Fulham) caught offside. Fulham substitution: Philippe Christanval replaced by Franck Queudrue (tactical). Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough) from own half, resulting in open play.

48:13: Foul by Jonathan Woodgate(Middlesbrough) on Brian McBride(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from left channel, resulting in open play.

47:41: Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

47:27: Shot by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham) drilled left-footed from left side of penalty area (12 yards), missed left.

46:03: Goal - Goal by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed (bottom-left of goal) from right side of penalty area (12 yards).Middlesbrough 3-1 Fulham.

45:48: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), clearance by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

45:23: Defending throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

45:06: Defending throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

45:00: Goal - Shot by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed from right channel, save (tipped round post) by Antti Niemi(Fulham). Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) to near post, headed goal by David Wheater(Middlesbrough) (top-right of goal) from right side of penalty area (6 yards).Middlesbrough 2-1 Fulham. Assist (cross) by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from left by-line.

45:00: Goal - Shot by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed from right channel, save (tipped round post) by Antti Niemi(Fulham). Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough), headed goal by David Wheater(Middlesbrough) (top-right of goal) from right side of penalty area (6 yards).Middlesbrough 2-1 Fulham. Assist (cross) by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from left by-line.

45:00: Foul by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough) on Heidar Helguson(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from left channel, resulting in open play.

45:00: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

45:00: Shot by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) drilled left-footed from left side of penalty area (6 yards), missed right.

43:42: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

42:47: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

42:37: Attacking throw-in by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough).

41:20: Goal - Goal by Simon Davies(Fulham) volleyed right-footed (top-left of goal) from right side of penalty area (12 yards).Middlesbrough 1-1 Fulham.

40:39: Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Antti Niemi(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

39:59: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) to near post, clearance by Brian McBride(Fulham).

38:38: Attacking throw-in by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

37:53: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

37:14: Foul by Moritz Volz(Fulham) on Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough). Free kick crossed right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from right channel, resulting in ball out of play.

36:16: Foul by Zat Knight(Fulham) on Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough) from left channel, resulting in open play.

35:03: Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Antti Niemi(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

34:23: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

33:12: Goal - Goal by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed (bottom-left of goal) from left side of penalty area (12 yards).Middlesbrough 1-0 Fulham. Assist (pass) by Jonathan Woodgate(Middlesbrough) from left channel.

32:42: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

31:55: Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Antti Niemi(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

31:02: Foul by Philippe Christanval(Fulham) on Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough). Free kick crossed right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from right channel, clearance by Brian McBride(Fulham).

30:38: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

29:49: Foul by George Boateng(Middlesbrough) on Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

28:57: Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

28:20: Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to centre, clearance by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

27:22: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) to near post, save (caught) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

27:09: Shot by George Boateng(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed from right channel (12 yards), fantastic save (parried) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

26:36: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

26:15: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), header by Julio Arca(Middlesbrough) from right side of penalty area (6 yards), missed left.

25:20: Cross by Simon Davies(Fulham), comfortable save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

24:54: Shot by Brian McBride(Fulham) drilled right-footed from left channel (20 yards), blocked by David Wheater(Middlesbrough).

24:31: Defending throw-in by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

24:06: Goal kick taken long by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

23:45: Defending throw-in by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

21:35: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

21:18: Cross by George Boateng(Middlesbrough), header by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) from right side of penalty area (12 yards), missed right.

20:57: Attacking throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

19:54: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

19:29: Cross by Moritz Volz(Fulham), resulting in ball out of play. Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

18:21: Defending throw-in by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

17:43: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

17:08: Cross by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough), shot by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) drilled left-footed from left side of penalty area (12 yards), over the bar.

16:15: Correction - Cross by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough), shot by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) left-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), over the bar.

16:32: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

16:15: Cross by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough), shot by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough) left-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), over the bar.

15:30: Cross by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough), clearance by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham). Attacking throw-in by George Boateng(Middlesbrough).

14:19: Cross by Dong Gook Lee(Middlesbrough), header by Mark Viduka(Middlesbrough) from right side of penalty area (12 yards), comfortable save (caught) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

13:44: Defending throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

12:44: Cross by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham), clearance by David Wheater(Middlesbrough).

12:34: Defending throw-in by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham).

12:20: Foul by David Wheater(Middlesbrough) on Brian McBride(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Liam Rosenior(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

11:50: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

11:34: Shot by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) drilled left-footed from left side of penalty area (12 yards), missed right.

11:18: Cross by Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham), comfortable save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

10:40: Defending throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

10:23: Attacking throw-in by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham).

09:56: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

09:19: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

09:02: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

08:46: Shot by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) drilled left-footed from right channel (20 yards), over the bar.

08:15: Inswinging corner from right by-line taken left-footed by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) to near post, clearance by Brian McBride(Fulham).

07:53: Inswinging corner from right by-line taken left-footed by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) to near post, header by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough) from left side of penalty area (12 yards), save (parried) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

07:16: Inswinging corner from right by-line taken left-footed by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) to near post, shot by Jonathan Woodgate(Middlesbrough) volleyed left-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), save (parried) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

06:39: Foul by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) on Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough). Free kick crossed right-footed by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) from left wing, resulting in ball out of play.

06:26: Attacking throw-in by Emanuel Pogatetz(Middlesbrough).

06:03: Attacking throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

04:32: Inswinging corner from right by-line taken left-footed by Stewart Downing(Middlesbrough) to near post, header by David Wheater(Middlesbrough) from left side of penalty area (12 yards), clearance by Zat Knight(Fulham). Shot by Julio Arca(Middlesbrough) drilled right-footed from left channel (20 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

03:36: Foul by George Boateng(Middlesbrough) on Heidar Helguson(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Philippe Christanval(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

03:20: Foul by Simon Davies(Fulham) on Julio Arca(Middlesbrough). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Julio Arca(Middlesbrough) from left channel, resulting in open play.

02:30: Foul by Fabio Rochemback(Middlesbrough) on Tomasz Radzinski(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from left wing, resulting in open play.

02:05: Defending throw-in by Andrew Davies(Middlesbrough).

01:09: Cross by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham), shot by Brian McBride(Fulham) right-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), comfortable save (caught) by Mark Schwarzer(Middlesbrough).

 

Match Information

Competition: Barclays Premier League

Date: Sunday 13 May 2007
Kick-off: 3:00pm

Venue: Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
Attendance: 29,556

Referee: Mike Riley

Middlesbrough

Line-up: Schwarzer; Pogatetz, Woodgate, Wheater, Davies; Downing, Rochemback, Boateng (Morrison 68'), Arca; Lee Dong-Gook (Yakubu 68'), Viduka (Adam Johnson 90')

Unused substitutes: Jones, Euell

Fulham

Line-up: Niemi; Rosenior, Christanval (Queudrue 50'), Knight, Bocanegra; Davies, Volz (Briggs 77'), Dempsey, Radzinski; Helguson (John 64'), McBride

Unused substitutes: Lastuvka, Claus Jensen

As It Stood Table

Pos Club Pl Pts
1 Manchester United 38 89
2 Chelsea 38 83
3 Liverpool 38 68
4 Arsenal 38 68
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 60
6 Everton 38 58
7 Bolton Wanderers 38 56
8 Reading 38 55
9 Portsmouth 38 54
10 Blackburn Rovers 38 52
11 Aston Villa 38 50
12 Middlesbrough 38 46
13 Newcastle United 38 43
14 Manchester City 38 42
15 West Ham United 38 41
16 Fulham 38 39
17 Wigan Athletic 38 38
18 Sheffield United 38 38
19 Charlton Athletic 38 34
20 Watford 38 28
Middlesbrough (4-4-2)
  • 1Mark Schwarzer
  • 6Emanuel Pogatetz
  • 8Jonathan Woodgate
  • 5David Wheater
  • 24Andrew Davies
  • 19Stewart Downing
  • 10Fábio Rochemback
  • 7George Boateng
  • 20Julio Arca
  • 18Lee Dong-Gook
  • 9Mark Viduka
Substitutes
  • 1Bradley Jones
  • 18Adam Johnson
  • 25James Morrison
  • 16Jason Euell
  • 20Yakubu
Fulham (4-4-2)
  • 29Antti Niemi
  • 7Liam Rosenior
  • 5Philippe Christanval
  • 6Zat Knight
  • 3Carlos Bocanegra
  • 25Simon Davies
  • 2Moritz Volz
  • 23Clint Dempsey
  • 13Tomasz Radzinski
  • 9Heidar Helguson
  • 20Brian McBride
Substitutes
  • 12Jan Lastuvka
  • 4Franck Queudrue
  • 36Matthew Briggs
  • 16Claus Jensen
  • 15Collins John