Premier League

September 24, 2011

Full-time

Newcastle

3 - 1

Blackburn

Premier League

14:00 +00:00, September 24, 2011

St. James' Park

Referee: Martin Atkinson

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    Match ends, Newcastle United 3, Blackburn Rovers 1.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Newcastle United 3, Blackburn Rovers 1.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Sylvain Marveaux (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Leon Best with a headed pass following a corner.

  • 90'

    Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

  • 90'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Míchel Salgado.

  • 88'

    Attempt missed. Hatem Ben Arfa (Newcastle United) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Leon Best.

  • 86'

    Yohan Cabaye (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 86'

    Foul by Rubén Rochina (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 86'

    Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Tim Krul.

  • 84'

    Substitution, Newcastle United. Sylvain Marveaux replaces Jonás Gutiérrez.

  • 82'

    Attempt missed. Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Míchel Salgado.

  • 81'

    Hand ball by Hatem Ben Arfa (Newcastle United).

  • 80'

    Cheik Tioté (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 80'

    Foul by Rubén Rochina (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 79'

    Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Vincenzo Grella replaces Yakubu.

  • 78'

    Attempt missed. Leon Best (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Yohan Cabaye with a through ball.

  • 77'

    Attempt missed. Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Cheik Tioté.

  • 76'

    Attempt missed. Leon Best (Newcastle United) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Gabriel Obertan.

  • 74'

    Substitution, Newcastle United. Hatem Ben Arfa replaces Demba Ba.

  • 73'

    Attempt saved. Yohan Cabaye (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Leon Best.

  • 72'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 71'

    Delay in match Demba Ba (Newcastle United) because of an injury.

  • 71'

    Delay in match Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.

  • 69'

    Second yellow card to Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) for a bad foul.

  • 69'

    Leon Best (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 69'

    Foul by Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 69'

    Foul by Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United).

  • 69'

    Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 68'

    Attempt missed. Gabriel Obertan (Newcastle United) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Demba Ba.

  • 67'

    Leon Best (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 67'

    Foul by Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 66'

    Attempt blocked. Yohan Cabaye (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Gabriel Obertan.

  • 64'

    Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Jason Roberts replaces Mauro Formica.

  • 63'

    Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Rubén Rochina replaces Scott Dann because of an injury.

  • 63'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 62'

    Delay in match Scott Dann (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.

  • 62'

    Demba Ba (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 62'

    Foul by Christopher Samba (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 59'

    Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 59'

    Gabriel Obertan (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 59'

    Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 59'

    Offside, Newcastle United. Ryan Taylor tries a through ball, but Leon Best is caught offside.

  • 58'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 58'

    Delay in match Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United) because of an injury.

  • 57'

    Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 57'

    Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 57'

    Foul by Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 56'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 55'

    Delay in match Scott Dann (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.

  • 55'

    Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

  • 54'

    Goal! Newcastle United 3, Blackburn Rovers 1. Demba Ba (Newcastle United) header from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Cheik Tioté.

  • 54'

    Attempt blocked. Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United) right footed shot from long range on the left is blocked. Assisted by Jonás Gutiérrez.

  • 53'

    Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) hits the bar with a left footed shot from very close range. Assisted by Míchel Salgado with a cross.

  • 52'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 51'

    Delay in match Demba Ba (Newcastle United) because of an injury.

  • 51'

    Delay in match Gaël Givet (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.

  • 48'

    Foul by Leon Best (Newcastle United).

  • 48'

    Scott Dann (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 47'

    Demba Ba (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 47'

    Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 47'

    Hand ball by David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers).

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    Second Half begins Newcastle United 2, Blackburn Rovers 1.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Newcastle United 2, Blackburn Rovers 1.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Gabriel Obertan (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Yohan Cabaye following a fast break.

  • 45'

    Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Danny Simpson.

  • 44'

    Fabricio Coloccini (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 44'

    Foul by David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 42'

    Attempt missed. Leon Best (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Ryan Taylor with a cross.

  • 39'

    Foul by Leon Best (Newcastle United).

  • 39'

    Gaël Givet (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 38'

    Leon Best (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 38'

    Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 37'

    Goal! Newcastle United 2, Blackburn Rovers 1. David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Martin Olsson with a cross.

  • 36'

    Attempt blocked. Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Demba Ba.

  • 32'

    Steven Taylor (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 32'

    Foul by Yakubu (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 30'

    Goal! Newcastle United 2, Blackburn Rovers 0. Demba Ba (Newcastle United) header from very close range to the bottom right corner.

  • 30'

    Attempt blocked. Cheik Tioté (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Gabriel Obertan.

  • 29'

    Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 29'

    Foul by David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 28'

    Foul by Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United).

  • 28'

    Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 27'

    Goal! Newcastle United 1, Blackburn Rovers 0. Demba Ba (Newcastle United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Leon Best with a cross.

  • 23'

    Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 23'

    Foul by David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 21'

    Foul by Leon Best (Newcastle United).

  • 21'

    Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 20'

    Attempt missed. Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Danny Simpson with a cross.

  • 19'

    Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Mauro Formica tries a through ball, but Martin Olsson is caught offside.

  • 16'

    Demba Ba (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 16'

    Foul by Christopher Samba (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 13'

    Foul by Danny Simpson (Newcastle United).

  • 13'

    Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 12'

    Attempt missed. Leon Best (Newcastle United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Gabriel Obertan.

  • 6'

    Demba Ba (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 6'

    Foul by Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 6'

    Attempt missed. Demba Ba (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Jonás Gutiérrez.

  • 4'

    Attempt blocked. Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 3'

    Foul by Scott Dann (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 3'

    Leon Best (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 3'

    Scott Dann (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 3'

    Foul by Fabricio Coloccini (Newcastle United).

  • 2'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Martin Olsson.

  • 2'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Martin Olsson.

  • 2'

    Attempt blocked. Cheik Tioté (Newcastle United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Yohan Cabaye with a cross.

  • 2'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Gaël Givet.

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.