• KO
    • Kickoff
  • 14
    • Danny Simpson (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 17
    • Jake Livermore (Tottenham Hotspur) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 19
    • Sandro (Tottenham Hotspur) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 45+2
    • Yohan Cabaye (Newcastle United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 54
    • Second Half begins Newcastle United 0, Tottenham Hotspur 0.
  • 68
    • Offside, Newcastle United. James Perch tries a through ball, but Papiss Demba Cissé is caught offside.
  • 71
    • Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Danny Simpson.
  • 76
    • Attempt missed. Jermain Defoe (Tottenham Hotspur) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Aaron Lennon with a cross.
  • 80
    • Penalty conceded by Rafael van der Vaart (Tottenham Hotspur) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 85
    • Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Brad Friedel.
  • 86
    • Substitution, Newcastle United. Gabriel Obertan replaces Demba Ba.
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Newcastle United Logo Newcastle United NEW Tottenham Hotspur TOT Tottenham Hotspur Logo
Newcastle United
No. Name
Saves 4
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Danny Simpson  14'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Yohan Cabaye  45'+2'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
71' 8  Vurnon Anita
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Hatem Ben Arfa  80'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Demba Ba  54'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
85' 25  Gabriel Obertan
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: St James' Park
  • ,
    COVERAGE:
  • ATTENDANCE: 52,385

Match Commentary

- Tottenham, though, will feel hard done-by. Their lack of a top striker was clear and Modric was missed, but there were encouraging signs there for Villas-Boas.
90' FULL-TIME: Newcastle 2-1 Toottenham - Alan Pardew takes the spoils on the opening day, as goals from Demba Ba and Hatem Ben Arfa help the Magpies to a win.
90' Van der Vaart crosses well and there are two players over at the back post, but Krul bravely punches clear.

Match Stats

NEW
TOT

Possession

52% 48%

Shots (on Goal)

7 (3)
15 (4)
NEW TOT
13 Fouls 9
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
3 Offsides 2
3 Corner Kicks 5
3 Saves 1

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