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Match Report : 24/09/2003 v NAC Breda FC
Newcastle United   5 2

Scorer(s):     C.D Bellamy (31, 37),  T.M Bramble (59),  A Shearer (77),  D.P Ambrose (89)

NAC Breda FC   0 0
Competition: UEFA Cup, Round 1, 1st Leg
Season: 2003-04
Venue: St James's Park
Kick Off: 7:45 pm
Attendance: 36,004
Referee: Nikolay Ibanov (Russia)
Newcastle United
Manager: Sir Bobby Robson CBE
 Seamus Given
 Aaron Hughes
 Olivier Bernard(On As A Substitute Hugo Viana, 84)
 Andrew O'Brien
 Titus Bramble
 Gary Speed
 Jermaine Jenas
 Kieron Dyer(On As A Substitute Darren Ambrose, 78)
 Alan Shearer
 Craig Bellamy(On As A Substitute Foluwashola Ameobi, 83)
 Pierre Robert
Unused Subs: Anthony Caig, Andy Griffin, Steven Caldwell, Lomano LuaLua
NAC Breda FC
Manager: Ton Lokhoff
 Gabor Babos
  Csaba Feher
  Rob Penders
  Mark Schenning
  Nebosja Gudelj
Cautioned  Tamas Peto
  Orlando Engelaar
  Arne Slot(On As A Substitute Marcel Koning, 61)
  Anouar Diba(On As A Substitute Ali Boussaboun, 73)
  Johan Elmander
  Stefano Seedorf
Unused Subs: Pieter Collen, Henk Vos, Adnan Barakat, Ronnie Stam, Gino Coutinho
First Half
20 mins
 CAUTIONED
Nebojsa Gudelj
31 mins
Goal
1-0Craig Bellamy. A long ball from O'Brien was flicked on by Shearer into the path of Bellamy who calmly drew keeper Babos before deftly lobbing the ball over him.
37 mins
Goal
2-0Craig Bellamy. Dyer surged clear from the half-way line and put in a perfect pass for Robert who quite unselfishly squared the ball for Bellamy who side-footed into an empty net.
44 mins
 CAUTIONED
Tamas Peto
Second Half
59 mins
Goal
3-0Titus Bramble. A corner from Robert was met by the perfectly timed run of Bramble and his bullet header gave the Breda keeper no chance.
61 mins
Substitution
Marcel Koning on for Arne Slot
73 mins
Substitution
Ali Boussaboun on for Anouar Diba
77 mins
Goal
4-0Alan Shearer. A free-kick by Robert was taken short to Shearer who took one touch to set himself up then rifled a dipping shot into the bottom corner.
78 mins
Substitution
83 mins
Substitution
84 mins
Substitution
89 mins
Goal
5-0Darren Ambrose. Robert was again the provider when his cross was met by the head of Ambrose to score his first goal for Newcastle on his home debut.

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Matchday Programme : 24/09/2003

Matchday Programme : 24/09/2003