FOREST 6 - 5 NEWCASTLE UNITED - Wed May 08, 1996 (Testimonial)

Date:
Wed May 08, 1996 (7:30 PM)

Opponent:
Newcastle United

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
Testimonial

Score:
6-5 (Won)

Half-time: 2-1
Season:
1995-96

Referee:
Ray Pearce

Attendance:
23,818 (Away: 1,000)

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Chesterfield (Pre-Season Friendly)

Testimonial:
International Select XI

League:
Coventry City

Newcastle United:
Dec 09, 1996


GAME COUNT:

Testimonial:
35 (of 715)
Total:
5891 (of 7394)

Notes:
Stuart Pearce testimonial

Sources:
Ken Smales - The Official Statistical History
NUFC.com (Link)
PlanetFoottball (Link)



Logo
NEWCASTLE UNITED
Manager: Kevin Keegan

Goals:
Les Ferdinand (42)
Les Ferdinand (51)
Steve Guinan (72)
Warren Barton (74)
Kevin Keegan (87) (Pen)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player Notes
1GKMark Crossley goal 79 off for Alan Fettis (46)
2DDes Lyttle
3DStuart Pearce goal 80
4DColin Cooper goal 56 off for Vance Warner (47)
DDes Walker
21FChris Bart-Williams off for Bobby Howe (46)
MGarry McAllisterGuest (Coventry City)
FNigel Clough
12FJason Lee off for Nigel Jemson (46)
14FIan Woan goal 16 off for Mark Crossley (69)
22FBrian Roy goal 2 off for Kingsley Black (46)
Subs
13GKAlan Fettis on for Mark Crossley (46)
FNigel Jemson goal 61 on for Jason Lee (46)
19FBobby Howe on for Chris Bart-Williams (46)
DVance Warner on for Colin Cooper (47)
17FKingsley Black on for Brian Roy (46)


Lineup:
Num Pos Player
GKShaka Hislop (46)
DSteve Watson (46)
DRobbie Elliot (46)
DDarren Peacock
DPhillipe Albert
MDavid Batty
MRob Lee (46)
MLes Ferdinand goal goal (81)
MKeith Gillespie
FDavid Ginola (81)
FFaustino Asprilla (70)
Subs
Pavel Srnicek (46)
Warren Barton goal (46)
John Beresford (46)
Lee Clark (46)
Steve Guinan goal (70)
Terry McDermott (81)
Kevin Keegan goal (81)
Lineup notes:
Nufc.com says the game was on May 10th but Wednesday May 8th is correct.
Ken Smales says Nigel Jemson scored on 61 mins, but the Nufc.com site says it was Kingsley Black
Referee Ray Pearce is Stuart Pearce's brother
Forest youngster Steve Guinan played for Newcastle after they lost a player during the warmup. He was on their bench until Kevin Keegan bought him on with 20 minutes to go
Mark Crossley went off at half-time but came back on with 20 minutes to go as an outfielder, and scored the 5th goal.
There was a half time pitch presentation to Pearce of framed discs by two members of Madness