Saturday 3 February 2007, 3:00pm at Craven Cottage, London
Barclays Premier League
Fulham FC
Fulham
2
Helguson 49'; McBride 73'
Newcastle United
Newcastle United
1
Martins 90'
A solid all round performance in an entertaining game against Newcastle sees Fulham claim all three points in a 2-1 win at Craven Cottage.

49' Goal

Heidar Helguson

73' Goal

Brian McBride

31' Yellow Card

Carlos Bocanegra Card was given for a foul

67' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Papa Bouba Diop
Off:Moritz Volz

78' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Clint Dempsey
Off:Wayne Routledge

80' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Vincenzo Montella
Off:Brian McBride

90' Goal

Obafemi Martins

66' Yellow Card

Damien Duff Card was given for a foul

69' Yellow Card

James Milner Card was given for a foul

69' Yellow Card

Titus Bramble Card was given for a foul

68' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Antoine Sibierski
Off:Damien Duff

85' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Nolberto Solano
Off:Kieron Dyer

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90:00: Goal - Goal by Obafemi Martins(Newcastle) volleyed left-footed (bottom-right of goal) from centre of penalty area (12 yards).Fulham 2-1 Newcastle. Assist (pass) by Scott Parker(Newcastle) from right channel.

90:00: Defending throw-in by Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle).

90:00: Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

89:55: Correction - Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).Handball by Scott Parker(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from left wing, resulting in open play.

89:55: Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

89:36: Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

88:38: Foul by Scott Parker(Newcastle) on Clinton Dempsey(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play. Corner from left by-line taken short left-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham).

87:31: Cross by Heidar Helguson(Fulham), blocked by Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to far post, resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

86:55: Defending throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

86:13: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

84:51: Substitution - Newcastle substitution: Kieron Dyer replaced by Nolberto Solano (tactical). Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

83:19: Cross by Liam Rosenior(Fulham), blocked by Scott Parker(Newcastle). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to centre, clearance by Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle).

81:58: Yellow Card - Foul by James Milner(Newcastle) on Liam Rosenior(Fulham). James Milner(Newcastle) booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Michael Brown(Fulham) from right wing, clearance by Scott Parker(Newcastle). Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

80:35: Foul by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) on Nicky Butt(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Stephen Carr(Newcastle) from own half, passed.

80:27: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

79:52: Substitution - Fulham substitution: Brian McBride replaced by Vincenzo Montella (tactical).

79:14: Shot by Michael Brown(Fulham) left-footed from right channel (20 yards), blocked by Scott Parker(Newcastle). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to near post, clearance by Scott Parker(Newcastle).

78:24: Shot by Heidar Helguson(Fulham) left-footed from centre of penalty area (6 yards), save (with feet) by Steve Harper(Newcastle). Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

77:00: Substitution - Cross by Brian McBride(Fulham), resulting in ball out of play. Fulham substitution: Wayne Routledge replaced by Clinton Dempsey (tactical). Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

76:28: Attacking throw-in by Steven Taylor(Newcastle).

75:58: Foul by Papa Bouba Diop(Fulham) on Antoine Sibierski(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Nicky Butt(Newcastle) from right channel, passed.

75:35: Shot by Michael Brown(Fulham) drilled left-footed from right channel (25 yards), blocked by Titus Bramble(Newcastle).

74:34: Foul by Obafemi Martins(Newcastle) on Heidar Helguson(Fulham). Free kick crossed right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) from right wing, clearance by Steven Taylor(Newcastle).

73:51: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

73:24: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

72:13: Goal - Goal by Brian McBride(Fulham) right-footed (high centre of goal) from right side of six-yard box (6 yards).Fulham 2-0 Newcastle. Assist (pass) by Papa Bouba Diop(Fulham) from right side of penalty area.

71:49: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

71:36: Cross by Franck Queudrue(Fulham), resulting in open play.

71:23: Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

71:13: Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

70:39: Foul by Nicky Butt(Newcastle) on Michael Brown(Fulham). Free kick crossed right-footed by Wayne Routledge(Fulham) from left wing, resulting in open play.

67:51: Yellow Card - Foul by Titus Bramble(Newcastle) on Brian McBride(Fulham). Titus Bramble(Newcastle) booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick curled left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from right channel (25 yards), hit wall. Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to near post, header by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from left side of six-yard box (6 yards), clearance by James Milner(Newcastle). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to centre, resulting in open play.

66:54: Substitution - Fulham substitution: Moritz Volz replaced by Papa Bouba Diop (injury).Newcastle substitution: Damien Duff replaced by Antoine Sibierski (tactical). Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

65:27: Yellow Card - Foul by Nicky Butt(Newcastle) on Moritz Volz(Fulham). Nicky Butt(Newcastle) booked for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken left-footed by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from left channel, resulting in open play.

65:07: Attacking throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

64:36: Correction - Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

64:36: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

62:40: Foul by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) on James Milner(Newcastle). Free kick crossed right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) from right wing, clearance by Liam Rosenior(Fulham). Corner from right by-line taken short right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle). Shot by Scott Parker(Newcastle) right-footed from right side of penalty area (12 yards), blocked by Michael Brown(Fulham). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) to centre, header by Titus Bramble(Newcastle) from centre of penalty area (12 yards), over the bar.

62:35: Attacking throw-in by Scott Parker(Newcastle).

61:52: Cross by Simon Davies(Fulham), resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

61:12: Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

60:47: James Milner(Newcastle) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

60:38: Defending throw-in by James Milner(Newcastle).

60:00: Correction - Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

60:00: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

58:13: Shot by Wayne Routledge(Fulham) drilled right-footed from left channel (30 yards), missed right.

56:36: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

55:50: Shot by Michael Brown(Fulham) drilled right-footed from left channel (25 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

55:42: Attacking throw-in by Wayne Routledge(Fulham).

55:10: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

53:42: Foul by Brian McBride(Fulham) on Nicky Butt(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Scott Parker(Newcastle) from own half, passed. Foul by Moritz Volz(Fulham) on Damien Duff(Newcastle). Free kick curled right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) from right channel (25 yards), missed right.

52:54: Cross by Wayne Routledge(Fulham), blocked by Scott Parker(Newcastle). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Wayne Routledge(Fulham) to far post, header by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from centre of penalty area (12 yards), save (caught) by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

52:05: Cross by Liam Rosenior(Fulham), header by Brian McBride(Fulham) from centre of penalty area (12 yards), save (tipped over) by Steve Harper(Newcastle). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by Wayne Routledge(Fulham) to near post, clearance by Scott Parker(Newcastle).

51:52: Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

51:08: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

50:38: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

49:58: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

49:52: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

48:26: Goal - Goal by Heidar Helguson(Fulham) lobbed right-footed (high centre of goal) from right side of penalty area (12 yards).Fulham 1-0 Newcastle.

48:08: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

47:50: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

46:26: Foul by Moritz Volz(Fulham) on Nicky Butt(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Stephen Carr(Newcastle) from own half, passed.

45:27: Attacking throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

45:07: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

45:00: Cross by Moritz Volz(Fulham), save (caught) by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

45:00: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

45:00: Corner from left by-line taken short right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle).

45:00: Kieron Dyer(Newcastle) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham) from own half, passed.

43:54: Cross by James Milner(Newcastle), blocked by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) to near post, shot by Steven Taylor(Newcastle) right-footed from centre of penalty area (12 yards), save (parried) by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham). Shot by Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle) right-footed from right side of penalty area (6 yards), blocked by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham). Outswinging corner from right by-line taken right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) to centre, clearance by Philippe Christanval(Fulham).

43:04: Shot by Wayne Routledge(Fulham) drilled right-footed from left channel (20 yards), over the bar. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

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

42:21: Attacking throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

40:57: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

40:07: Foul by Stephen Carr(Newcastle) on Simon Davies(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Michael Brown(Fulham) from right wing, passed.

39:31: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

39:05: Header by Heidar Helguson(Fulham) from right side of six-yard box (6 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

37:37: Foul by Scott Parker(Newcastle) on Michael Brown(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

36:46: Foul by Michael Brown(Fulham) on James Milner(Newcastle). Free kick crossed right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) from right wing, resulting in open play.

36:03: Foul by Titus Bramble(Newcastle) on Brian McBride(Fulham). Free kick crossed left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from right channel, resulting in open play.

35:36: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

30:30: Yellow Card - Foul by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) on Obafemi Martins(Newcastle). Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) booked for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken left-footed by Steven Taylor(Newcastle) from right channel, passed.

30:01: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

29:43: Cross by Liam Rosenior(Fulham), clearance by Titus Bramble(Newcastle).

29:18: Cross by Scott Parker(Newcastle), clearance by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

28:50: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

28:22: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

27:36: Foul by Nicky Butt(Newcastle) on Liam Rosenior(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

26:17: Weak shot by Scott Parker(Newcastle) drilled right-footed from left channel (25 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

25:10: Correction - Attacking throw-in by Damien Duff(Newcastle).

25:10: Attacking throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

24:38: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

24:16: Defending throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

24:02: Cross by Heidar Helguson(Fulham), clearance by Titus Bramble(Newcastle).

23:21: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

22:06: Heidar Helguson(Fulham) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Steve Harper(Newcastle) from own half, resulting in open play.

21:32: Foul by Obafemi Martins(Newcastle) on Philippe Christanval(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

21:08: Attacking throw-in by Stephen Carr(Newcastle).

20:28: Attacking throw-in by James Milner(Newcastle).

19:30: Obafemi Martins(Newcastle) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Philippe Christanval(Fulham) from own half, passed.

18:49: Foul by Heidar Helguson(Fulham) on Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Steve Harper(Newcastle) from own half, resulting in open play.

18:13: Defending throw-in by James Milner(Newcastle).

17:05: Cross by Damien Duff(Newcastle), shot by Kieron Dyer(Newcastle) right-footed from centre of penalty area (12 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

16:07: Foul by Michael Brown(Fulham) on Damien Duff(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Scott Parker(Newcastle) from left channel, passed.

14:13: Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

12:48: Pass corner from left by-line taken by James Milner(Newcastle) to short, resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

11:23: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

11:00: Foul by Liam Rosenior(Fulham) on Damien Duff(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Stephen Carr(Newcastle) from own half, resulting in open play.

09:14: Heidar Helguson(Fulham) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle) from own half, resulting in open play.

08:40: Shot by Brian McBride(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right channel (25 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

08:29: Attacking throw-in by Brian McBride(Fulham).

08:23: Defending throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

06:21: Correction - Handball by Titus Bramble(Newcastle). Free kick crossed left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from left channel, resulting in open play. Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Steve Harper(Newcastle) from own half, passed.

06:21: Correction - Handball by Titus Bramble(Newcastle). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from left channel, header by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from centre of penalty area (6 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

06:21: Handball by Titus Bramble(Newcastle). Free kick crossed left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from left channel, Crossheader by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) from centre of penalty area (6 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

05:50: Correction - Goal kick taken short by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

05:50: Goal kick taken long by Jan Lastuvka(Fulham).

04:50: Foul by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) on James Milner(Newcastle). Free kick crossed right-footed by James Milner(Newcastle) from right wing, resulting in open play.

04:06: Attacking throw-in by James Milner(Newcastle).

03:10: Goal kick taken long by Steve Harper(Newcastle).

02:50: Foul by Nicky Butt(Newcastle) on Simon Davies(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Liam Rosenior(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

02:35: Defending throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

01:56: Attacking throw-in by James Milner(Newcastle).

01:26: Foul by Oguchi Onyewu(Newcastle) on Wayne Routledge(Fulham). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Franck Queudrue(Fulham) from left wing, resulting in open play.

01:04: Defending throw-in by Franck Queudrue(Fulham).

00:46: Attacking throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham).

00:21: Defending throw-in by Liam Rosenior(Fulham). 

Match Information

Competition: Barclays Premier League

Date: Saturday 3 February 2007
Kick-off: 3:00pm

Venue: Craven Cottage, London
Attendance: 24,340

Referee: Phil Dowd

Fulham

Line-up: Lastuvka; Rosenior, Bocanegra, Christanval, Queudrue; Davies, Volz (Diop 67'), Brown, Routledge (Dempsey 78'); McBride (Montella 80'), Helguson

Unused substitutes: Knight, Radzinski

Newcastle United

Line-up: Harper; Carr, Onyewu, Bramble, Steven Taylor; Milner, Parker, Butt, Dyer (Solano 85'), Duff (Sibierski 68'); Martins

Unused substitutes: Srnicek, Huntington, O'Brien

As It Stood Table

Pos Club Pl Pts
1 Manchester United 25 60
2 Chelsea 26 57
3 Liverpool 26 50
4 Arsenal 24 45
5 Bolton Wanderers 26 44
6 Reading 26 40
7 Portsmouth 26 38
8 Everton 25 36
9 Blackburn Rovers 26 34
10 Newcastle United 26 33
11 Tottenham Hotspur 24 33
12 Aston Villa 26 32
13 Fulham 26 32
14 Middlesbrough 25 31
15 Manchester City 25 30
16 Sheffield United 26 27
17 Wigan Athletic 25 25
18 West Ham United 26 20
19 Charlton Athletic 26 20
20 Watford 25 15
Fulham (4-4-2)
  • 12Jan Lastuvka
  • 7Liam Rosenior
  • 3Carlos Bocanegra
  • 5Philippe Christanval
  • 4Franck Queudrue
  • 25Simon Davies
  • 2Moritz Volz
  • 8Michael Brown
  • 22Wayne Routledge
  • 20Brian McBride
  • 9Heidar Helguson
Substitutes
  • 6Zat Knight
  • 14Papa Bouba Diop
  • 11Vincenzo Montella
  • 13Tomasz Radzinski
  • 23Clint Dempsey
Newcastle United (4-5-1)
  • 37Steve Harper
  • 2Stephen Carr
  • 15Oguchi Onyewu
  • 19Titus Bramble
  • 27Steven Taylor
  • 16James Milner
  • 17Scott Parker
  • 22Nicky Butt
  • 8Kieron Dyer
  • 11Damien Duff
  • 9Obafemi Martins
Substitutes
  • Pavel Srnicek
  • 32Paul Huntington
  • 15Nolberto Solano
  • 37Alan O'Brien
  • 20Antoine Sibierski