West Ham 2-0 Newcastle Utd (14.09.2015) Live Commentary

90+4′
We can hope that the managers will be able to motivate the players and stir them to perform better in the next games. We haven’t seen very exciting football today. Both teams tried to control the game, but unsuccessfully. Their overall performances were more or less even. The home team tried to find weakness in the opposition’s defence especially with rapid counter-attacks. On the other hand, long balls and crosses were the strongest weapons of the away team.
90+4′
The referee blows his whistle for the final time to end this match.
90+3′
West Ham are showcasing great team work and neat passing move.
90+3′
Andrew Carroll (West Ham) has an effort from distance but it is blocked.
90+1′
The ball is cleared after Diafra Sakho (West Ham) attempted to dribble past an opposing player. The assistant referee signals a throw-in for Newcastle Utd.
90′
Fourth official shows 3 min. of added time.
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Dimitri Payet (West Ham) produces a lovely chip pass into the box, but one of the opposition players cuts it out.
89′
A horde of the players are waiting inside the penalty area for a cross from the corner, but Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) takes it with a short pass.
89′
Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) passes the ball into the box but an opposing player clears. Newcastle Utd earn a corner.
88′
Anthony Taylor blows his whistle and it is Andrew Carroll (West Ham) who is penalised for an offensive foul. Good decision by the referee.
88′
The manager has decided to make a substitution and Andrew Carroll (West Ham) walks off the pitch to be replaced by Victor Moses.
87′
Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) manages to dispossess his opponent of the ball, but he commits a foul in the process and the referee blows the whistle. West Ham have a free kick.
85′
Mark Noble (West Ham) pulls the jersey of one of the opposition players, and Anthony Taylor blows his whistle for a foul. A free kick has been awarded to Newcastle Utd.
85′
Tim Krul makes a sensational save to thwart a huge chance. A rebound gets to Diafra Sakho (West Ham) inside the box and he drills a strike goalwards, but the ball ends in the keeper’s gloves instead of the middle of the target.
84′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) quickly takes the corner kick with a short pass.
84′
The ball is cleared after Diafra Sakho (West Ham) attempted to dribble past an opposing player. West Ham will take a corner kick.
83′
Victor Moses (West Ham) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge.
82′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) takes a short corner kick.
81′
Siem De Jong (Newcastle Utd) connected with a pass around the edge of the box, aimed and struck. His attempt went towards the underside of the crossbar, but Darren Randolph was alert and didn’t let the score change. The ball goes behind for a corner. Newcastle Utd will have an opportunity to endanger the opposition’s goal.
81′
Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd) collects a pass on the edge of the box and unleashes a shot which is brilliantly blocked by a defender.
81′
Rolando Aarons (Newcastle Utd) whips the ball into the penalty area, but one of the defenders is alert and spanks it away.
80′
An unsuccessful cross into the box by Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd). The opponent’s defence clears the ball away to safety.
79′
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Georginio Wijnaldum will leave the pitch so that Rolando Aarons (Newcastle Utd) can replace him.
78′
Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) sends a cross into the box that is cleared.
78′
Newcastle Utd keep the ball and are displaying some tiki-taka style passing at the moment.
77′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) crosses the ball into the box from the free kick, but the defence clears the danger.
77′
Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) is penalised for holding. Anthony Taylor signals for a set piece. A free kick to West Ham.
76′
There’s an opportunity for Dimitri Payet (West Ham) to deliver the ball into the box from a corner.
76′
Cheikhou Kouyate (West Ham) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge. The ball goes out for a corner. West Ham can continue in their attacking effort.
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Darren Randolph makes a brilliant save! Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) met a rebound outside the box and attempted to beat the keeper, directing his shot to the middle of the goal.
74′
Diafra Sakho (West Ham) tries his luck from the edge of the box after a brilliant solo effort, but it is well blocked by the defender.
73′
Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd) comes up with a dangerous chip pass into the box and attempts to set up an ideal shooting position for his teammates, but the effort is intercepted by one of the defenders.
71′
Victor Moses (West Ham) shows a great individual run and when he arrives to the edge of the box, he pulls the trigger. It was a promising effort which would have most likely ended past the goalkeeper if it hadn’t been deflected by another offensive player.
71′
Pedro Obiang (West Ham) strikes the ball towards goal, but it fails to reach the target after being well blocked by one of the defenders.
70′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) sends in the corner, but he fails to find the head of any of his teamamtes, and the the defence makes a clearance.
70′
Diafra Sakho (West Ham) is trying to send the ball in front of the goal, but the opposition’s defence averts the threat. West Ham win a corner.
69′
Aaron Cresswell (West Ham) takes a shot from the free kick on the edge of the box and the ball sails inches wide of the right post. What a chance! The ball is out of the pitch and it’s a goal kick for Newcastle Utd.
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Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd) knocks his opponent down with a harsh tackle. West Ham have a free kick from a promising distance.
68′
Long cross from aside is directed to well-positioned Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd), but the defence gets it clear.
67′
The resulting corner from Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle Utd) only finds one of the defenders, who heads it out of danger.
66′
Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) connected with a pass around the edge of the box, aimed and struck. His attempt went in the direction of the bottom right corner, but Darren Randolph was alert and didn’t let the score change. It will be a corner kick for Newcastle Utd.
66′
Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) serves in a nice cross, but the defence clear the danger. The ball has crossed the sideline. Newcastle Utd are taking a throw-in.
65′
Some great controlled play and passing from Newcastle Utd. They are increasing the possession of the ball and waiting to open the opposition’s defence to hit them swiftly on the break.
64′
Mark Noble (West Ham) tackles a bit over-zealously. Anthony Taylor blows for a foul.
63′
The free kick from Mark Noble (West Ham) didn’t bring any scoring opportunity, one of the defenders did a good job and knocked it out.
63′
Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle Utd) does well to dispossess the attacking effort with a slide tackle, but the referee blows his whistle for a foul. West Ham earn a free kick.
62′
Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd) commits a foul after unfairly battling his opponent for the ball. West Ham with a free kick.
60′
Steve McClaren prepares a substitution. Florian Thauvin is replaced by Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd).
60′
Substitution. Vurnon Anita did his best and is replaced by Siem De Jong (Newcastle Utd).
60′
A rebounded ball lands on the feet of Vurnon Anita (Newcastle Utd) who unleashes a shot from long range towards the goal. However, his effort is poor and it flies high over the crossbar.
60′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) swings in a dangerous cross from the resulting corner kick, but none of his teammates managed to outjump the defence.
59′
The ball is cleared after Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) attempted to dribble past an opposing player. Corner kick. Newcastle Utd will have an opportunity.
59′
Substitution. Manuel Lanzini walks off the pitch and Pedro Obiang (West Ham) comes on as a substitute.
58′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears. The ball has crossed the sideline. Newcastle Utd are taking a throw-in.
57′
Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) is awarded a yellow card for his tackle. He doesn’t seem to agree with the decision, but Anthony Taylor won’t hear any protests.
56′
This corner kick is taken with a short pass by Dimitri Payet (West Ham).
55′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) puts a cross into the box from the corner but there is no panic for the oppositon as they easily clear. West Ham get a corner.
55′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) attempts to send a low pass into the box from the edge of the penalty area, but the opposition’s defence knocks the ball to safety. West Ham forced their opponent to concede a corner.
54′
It’s a weak and poor shot by Papiss Cisse (Newcastle Utd) as he flashes a first-time shot from the edge of the box. The ball flies well wide of the right post. The ball goes out-of-play and West Ham will have a goal kick.
53′
Some patient build-up play from Newcastle Utd as they look to unlock the defence.
52′
Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) blows a huge chance! The ball rebounded out to the edge of the box and he misdirects his shot well wide of the right post.
51′
Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle Utd) launches a powerful cross from the corner into the box, but the ball is intercepted by the defender.
51′
A pass into the penalty area from Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) is intercepted by the defence. The main referee and one of his assistants signal for a corner kick. It will be taken by Newcastle Utd.
50′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) releases a low pass from just outside the box in an attempt to find his teammate, but one of the defenders calmly averts the threat. The ball is out-of-play. West Ham will have a throw-in.
48′
Goal! The rebound fell to Dimitri Payet (West Ham) and he fired home from close range. The score is 2:0.
48′
Victor Moses (West Ham) weaves through the defence with ease and gets into a good position in front of the goal. He pulls the trigger, trying to beat the keeper, but fails as the ball hits the bar and ricochets away.
47′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) whips in the resulting set piece which has been cleared.
47′
An opponent rises to his feet after being downed by Winston Reid (West Ham). Anthony Taylor saw his sliding tackle and calls for a foul. A free kick to Newcastle Utd. It’s in no position to be converted into a direct shot on goal.
46′
Victor Moses (West Ham) attempts to find one of his teammates with a fine lofted pass, but the defence reacts well to intercept the effort. The ball is out-of-play. West Ham will have a throw-in.
46′
The game restarts for the second half.
45+2′
There has not been much to choose between the sides after an absorbing 45 minutes, let’s hope they will do better in the second period. In terms of the overall play, the match has been fairly even so far. The home players attempt to beat the opposition’s defence using mostly counter-attacks. The away team tries to prevail using combination football.
45+2′
The first half of today’s match has just finished.
45+1′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) with a long ball to Massadio Haidara, but the defence is well organised and manages to get it clear. The ball is out-of-play. West Ham will have a throw-in.
45′
There will be a minimum of 1 min. of added time.
45′
Mark Noble (West Ham) picks up the ball inside the penalty box and immediately fires a first-time effort that sails well over the crossbar and ends in the stands.
45′
Vurnon Anita (Newcastle Utd) manages to beat his opponent to the ball, but he commits a foul in the process. West Ham will take a free kick nearby the side line.
44′
Another attempt to send the ball beyond the defence by Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle Utd) is averted and cleared away to safety. The main referee and his assistant both signal a throw-in for Newcastle Utd.
43′
Victor Moses (West Ham) receives a reproachful look from Dimitri Payet. He latches on to his pass, but the effort from the edge of the box sails well wide of the right post.
43′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) launches an inaccurate corner kick into the penalty area.
42′
Angelo Ogbonna won’t be suffering any longer, an injury is too painful. Carl Jenkinson (West Ham) comes on the pitch.
41′
Angelo Ogbonna (West Ham) requires medical treatment, so the referee stops play and signals for the physio to come onto the pitch.
40′
Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge. The assistant referee points to the corner flag, Newcastle Utd are going to take it.
40′
Victor Moses (West Ham) crosses the ball into the box, but one of the defending players averts the threat.
39′
A crossfield pass from Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) lacked more accuracy, and the opponent gains possession. The ball is behind the sideline and Newcastle Utd will take a throw-in.
38′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) sends a cross into the box, but Darren Randolph comes off his line to gather the ball.
37′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) produces a solo run, but he fails to create a chance as the opposition player cuts him out. The assistant referee signals a throw-in for Newcastle Utd.
36′
Unsporting behaviour by Mark Noble (West Ham). Newcastle Utd win a free kick and they are able to continue with another attacking move.
35′
The ball is cleared after Diafra Sakho (West Ham) attempted to dribble past an opposing player. The ball has crossed the sideline. Newcastle Utd are taking a throw-in.
34′
Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) sees an unmarked teammate and attempts to send a low pass onto him. However, one of the defenders reads the game perfectly and averts the danger.
32′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) attempts to set up his teammate into a scoring opportunity with a fine chip pass from the edge of the box, but one of the defenders intercepts his effort.
31′
Darren Randolph (West Ham) picks out Victor Moses with a fine lofted pass, but the latter wasn’t able to create some space to get into shooting range.
30′
Anthony Taylor shows a yellow card to Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) for a tough tackle.
29′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) with a teasing cross into the area, but Tim Krul intercepts the ball.
28′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) produces a quality pass into the box, the opposition’s defence intercepts the ball and spanks it away.
28′
Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) unleashes a shot from 23 metres out but is unable to find the target, it goes high over the crossbar.
27′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) attempts to scoop the ball into the box through the defence, but one of the defending players produces a timely intervention.
26′
Anthony Taylor blows his whistle. Who will be penalised? Now it is clear. Cheikhou Kouyate (West Ham) is said to have used excessive force while attacking.
25′
Manuel Lanzini (West Ham) collects a pass and strikes from about 25 metres out. It’s a poor attempt which flies well over the bar.
24′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) finds himself beyond the last defender, but the game is stopped by the referee after the linesman signals for offside.
23′
Diafra Sakho (West Ham) produces an effort from the edge of the box, but doesn’t hit the ball properly and sends it yards over the bar.
22′
Anthony Taylor interrupts the game. It was a tactical foul from Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd). West Ham have been awarded a free kick.
21′
Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle Utd) got on the ball on the edge of the box and blazed a first-time shot well over the bar.
20′
Darren Randolph shows his superb goalkeeping as he pulls off a great save to stop the effort from Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd). He got to a rebounded shot in front of the goal and sent the ball low towards the middle of the goal, but he couldn’t beat the keeper.
18′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) is in acres of space inside the box, and produces a shot which goes well wide of the right post. What a poor effort. The ball is out of the pitch and it’s a goal kick for Newcastle Utd.
17′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) delivers a poor cross from a free kick as one of the defenders comfortably clears it away.
16′
Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) commits a rough foul. Anthony Taylor stops the game and makes a call. A free kick to West Ham.
15′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) works the corner short instead of sending the ball into the penalty area.
15′
Aaron Cresswell (West Ham) slides a pass forward, but one of the defenders cuts it out. The ball is out-of-play. West Ham will have a chance to score from a corner.
15′
The linesman’s flag has already been raised for offside when Papiss Cisse (Newcastle Utd) headed on.
14′
Massadio Haidara (Newcastle Utd) gets to the rebound outside the box and doesn’t hesitate to fire on goal. It was a promising attempt, but one of the defending players got in its way and blocked it.
14′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) gets on the end of a pass and takes a shot from the edge of the box, but it’s blocked by one of the defending players.
13′
Mark Noble (West Ham) sends a long ball across the pitch, but it didn’t find its way to the target. It’s a throw-in for Newcastle Utd.
12′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) slaloms his way past challenges, but an opposing player does well to get the ball away.
11′
Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) sends a long crossfield pass, searching for one of his teammates, but his effort comes to nothing as they lose possession.
9′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) gets to the ball on the edge of the box and fires a first-time shot without any hesitation. The way that he hits the ball is excellent as it goes straight into the top right corner. Could he have done it any better? Probably not. 1:0.
8′
Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) slides a pass forward, but one of the defenders cuts it out.
7′
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle Utd) steps up to take the corner, but the ball sails only among the defenders.
7′
Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) attempts to find one of his teammates with a sweet pass into the box, but one of the defending players reacts well and intercepts the effort. The main referee points to the corner flag, Newcastle Utd will take a corner.
6′
Victor Moses (West Ham) crosses the ball forward but it is intercepted. The ball is out-of-play. West Ham will have a throw-in.
5′
Jack Colback (Newcastle Utd) slides a pass forward, but one of the defenders cuts it out. The ball goes out-of-play and West Ham will have a goal kick.
3′
Another attempt to send the ball beyond the defence by Daryl Janmaat (Newcastle Utd) is averted and cleared away to safety.
2′
Dimitri Payet (West Ham) attempts to slip the ball through the defence, but is unable to find any of his teammates. The ball is out of the pitch and it’s a goal kick for Newcastle Utd.
1′
Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle Utd) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears. The ball is out-of-play. Newcastle Utd will take a throw-in.
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The first half has started.
The players are out and the match is about to start. Newcastle Utd will have the kick-off.
Let us introduce today’s referee to you, and it is Anthony Taylor.
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