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Match Report : 11/03/2004 v Real Mallorca
Newcastle United   4 0

Scorer(s):     C.D Bellamy (67),  A Shearer (71),  P.L Robert (74),  T.M Bramble (84)

Real Mallorca   1 0
Scorer(s):     Correa (57)
Competition: UEFA Cup, Round 4, 1st Leg
Season: 2003-04
Venue: St James's Park
Attendance: 38,012
Referee: Alain Hamer (Luxembourg)
Newcastle United
Manager: Sir Bobby Robson CBE
 Seamus Given
 Aaron Hughes
 Olivier Bernard
 Titus Bramble
 Andrew O'Brien
 Gary Speed
Cautioned Kieron Dyer(On As A Substitute Darren Ambrose, 87)
 Jermaine Jenas
 Alan Shearer
 Craig Bellamy
 Pierre Robert
Unused Subs: Anthony Caig, Robert Elliott, Michael Bridges, Foluwashola Ameobi, Jonathan Woodgate, Hugo Viana
Real Mallorca
Manager: Luis Aragones
 Leonardo Noeren Franco
  Fernado Nino
Cautioned  David Cortes
Cautioned  Frederico Lussenhoff
  Txomin Nagore
  Miguel Angel Moya
Cautioned  Alejandro Campano
Cautioned  Gonzalo Colsa(On As A Substitute Fernando Marcos, 65)
  Sameul Eto'o
Cautioned  Fernando Correa(On As A Substitute Finidi George, 67)
  Anderson Luis de Carvalho Nene
Unused Subs: Miguel Miki, Javier Olaizola, Jesus Perera, Miguel Angel Nadal, Ivan Ramis
First Half
35 mins
Castillo Edu Moya - foul on Dyer
35 mins
Fernando Correa - dissent (arguing over Moya's yellow card)
45 mins
Alejandro Campano
Second Half
57 mins
0-1Correa. Campano fired a shot from just inside the box that had Given well beaten but it crashed into the crossbar. Correa was at hand though to follow up and head into the empty net.
59 mins
David Cortes
62 mins
Frederico Lussenhoff
65 mins
Gonzalo Colsa
65 mins
Fernando Marcos on for Gonzalo Colsa
67 mins
1-1Craig Bellamy. A free-kick by Bramble saw Nino and Lussenhoff collide with each other in an attempt to reach it which left the ball free for Shearer to flick-on to Bellamy who ran through to slot right-footed past Franco.
67 mins
Finidi George on for Fernando Correa
69 mins
71 mins
2-1Alan Shearer. Robert drove the ball to the near post where Shearer charged in unmarked to glance the ball home.
74 mins
3-1Pierre Robert. A superb free-kick from Robert, all of 30 yards out, came crashing in low catching Franco flat-footed as it swerved unerringly into the back of the net.
75 mins
Domingo Nagore
83 mins
Castillo Edu Moya - second yellow card
83 mins
Castillo Edu Moya
84 mins
4-1Titus Bramble. Another free-kick from Robert, this time it was met on the volley by Bramble who blasted the ball into the back of the net from point-blank range.
87 mins

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Matchday Programme : 11/03/2004

Matchday Programme : 11/03/2004

Following the horrific bombings on the railways in Madrid yesterday, Real Mallorca had requested that the game be postponed. UEFA however denied them their request and in response Newcastle distributed black arm bands and held an impeccably observed minute's silence.