1 users online


Weekend Match reviews and stats

last updated Monday 14th August 2000, 10:25 AM
Saturday 12/08/00 - Nationwide Division One
Home Away Score
Barnsley Norwich 1-0 res   Promotion
Blackburn Crystal Palace 2-0 res   Playoff
Bolton Burnley 1-0 res   No Where
Fulham Crewe 2-0 res   Relegation
Gillingham Stockport 1-3 res    
Grimsby Preston 1-2 res   Latest table
Huddersfield Watford 1-2 res  
Last 6 match table
Nottm Forest West Brom 1-0 res    
QPR Birmingham 0-0 res    
Sheff Utd Portsmouth
Wimbledon Tranmere
Sunday 13/08/00 - Nationwide Division One
Home Away Score
Wolves Sheff Wed 1-1 res sky2  

Saturday Aug 12

Barnsley (0) 1 Norwich (0) 0

Barnsley, beaten in the play-offs, claimed the first man to be sent off this season when Carl Regan, on his debut after joining from Everton, was shown the red card for a professional foul in only the 18th minute against Norwich. But the 10 men soldiered on and Lee Jones, on his debut after leaving Tranmere, notched the winner after 65 minutes.

Barnsley: Miller, Regan, Appleby, Moses, L. Jones (Dyer 71), Shipperley, Barnard, Sheron (McClare 87), Morgan,Kay (O'Callaghan 28), Chettle.

Subs Not Used: Thomas, Turner.Sent Off: Regan (18).

Booked: Chettle. Goals: L. Jones 64.

Norwich: A. Marshall, Sutch, Derveld, L. Marshall, Fleming, Bellamy, Roberts, Mulryne, Russell (Giallanza 65), Kenton (De Waard 76), Llewellyn (Forbes 76).

Subs Not Used: Green, McGovern.

Att: 15,640 Ref: P Richards (Preston).

other fixtures



Saturday Aug 12

Blackburn (2) 2 Crystal Palace (0) 0

Division One title favourites Blackburn had a flying start to the new season, running Alan Smith's Crystal Palace ragged at Ewood Park. David Dunn was tormentor-in-chief for Graeme Souness's side, making two goals in three minutes for Nathan Blake and former Palace striker Matt Jansen.

Blackburn: Kelly, Curtis, Dailly, McAteer, Bjornebye, Short, Flitcroft, Dunn (Gillespie 76), Duff, Blake, Jansen.

Subs Not Used: Ward, Johnson, M. Taylor, Filan.

Booked: Duff. Goals: Blake 41, Jansen 44.

Crystal Palace: Taylor, Smith (Black 80), Fullarton, Austin, Zhiyi, Ruddock, Mullins, Morrison (Carlisle 75), Forssell, Pollock (Gray 78), Harrison.

Subs Not Used: Thomson, Hankin.

Booked: Harrison, Pollock, Smith, Pollock.

Att: 18,733 Ref: C Wilkes (Gloucester).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Bolton (1) 1 Burnley (0) 1

In the Lancashire derby Bolton, missing four men through suspension after the stormy play-off at Ipswich, went in front through Per Frandsen's 28th-minute penalty against newly-promoted Burnley, who grabbed a point with debut boy Phil Gray's 56th-minute header.

Bolton: Jaaskelainen, O'Kane (Richardson 83), Bergsson, Fish, Frandsen, Hansen (Marshall 62), Farrelly, Barness, Charlton,Passi, Rankin.

Subs Not Used: Banks, Wheatcroft, Norris.

Booked: Farrelly, Frandsen. Goals: Frandsen 28 pen.

Burnley: Crichton, Mullin (Little 47), Thomas, Cox, Davis, Cook, Cooke (Branch 57), Briscoe, Weller, Ball, Gray.

Subs Not Used: Mellon, Jepson, Armstrong.

Booked: Cooke.Goals: Gray 56.

Att: 20,662 Ref: W Burns (Scarborough).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Fulham (0) 2 Crewe (0) 0

Fulham struggled to subdue Crewe and it wasn't until sub Barry Hayles came on to score in the 66th minute the deadlock was broken. Then £2.1million signing Louis Saha netted a beauty to seal the points for Jean Tigana's side.

Fulham: Taylor, Finnan, Brevett, Melville, Coleman, Clark (Fernandes 84), J. Collins, Goldbaek, Saha (Betsy 77), Boa Morte (Hayles 60), Lewis.

Subs Not Used: Hahnemann, W. Collins.

Goals: Hayles 64, Saha 73.

Crewe: Kearton, Wright, S. Smith, Macauley, Sodje, Street (Hulse 73), Lunt, Sorvel, Jack, Rivers (Collins 82), Little (Tait 36).

Subs Not Used: Bankole, Foster.

Booked: Macauley.

Att: 11,157 Ref: R Styles (Waterlooville).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Gillingham (1) 1 Stockport (2) 3

Gillingham netted the fastest goal in the division when Guy Butters struck after three minutes but Stockport hit back with Ian Moore equalising after 24 minutes. Layton Maxwell, on a season's loan from Liverpool, made it 2-1 to the visitors after 39 minutes and Moore claimed his second three minutes from time.

Gillingham: Bartram, Southall, Edge, Smith, Ashby, Butters (King 70), Hope, Hessenthaler, Asaba, Shaw (Thomson 40), Gooden (Saunders 82).

Subs Not Used: Patterson, Lewis.

Goals: Butters 3.

Stockport: Jones, Fradin, Bryngelsson (Wif 36), Flynn, Clark, Cooper, Moore, Maxwell (Smith 81), Gibb, Dinning,Gray (Woodthorpe 59).

Subs Not Used: Dibble, Daley.

Booked: Gibb, Woodthorpe, Clark. Goals: Moore 24, Maxwell 39, Moore 84.

Att: 9,429 Ref: D Elleray (Harrow-on-the-Hill).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Grimsby (0) 1 Preston (1) 2

Preston, the other new boys, took a 35th-minute lead at Grimsby when Michael Appleton rammed home a rebound and Jon Macken doubled the lead three minutes from the end. Steve Livingstone's effort at the death was no consolation.

Grimsby: Coyne, McDermott, Donovan, D. Smith, Jeffrey, Groves, Livingstone, Raven, Black, Clare (Allen 54), Pouton.

Subs Not Used: Butterfield, Buckley, Chapman, Croudson.

Goals: Livingstone 90.

Preston: Moilanen, Alexander, Edwards, Murdock, McKenna, Appleton, Gregan, Rankine, Macken, Basham (Eyres 89),Anderson (Robinson 78).

Subs Not Used: Lucas, Wright, Murthy.

Booked: Macken. Goals: Appleton 35, Macken 87.

Att: 5,755 Ref: R Pearson (Peterlee).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Huddersfield (1) 1 Watford (1)

Huddersfield went in front against relegated Watford when Steve Palmer put Martin Smith's cross into his own net after 16 minutes. But the Hornets, who managed only one win away last season, equalised on the stroke of half time through Neil Cox, went in front immediately after the break through Tommy Smith and held on for all three points.

Huddersfield: Vaesen, Jenkins, Vincent, Armstrong, Lucketti, Holland, Gallen (Thornley 86), Irons (Baldry 84), Smith, Gorre, Wijnhard (Hay 70).

Subs Not Used: Edwards, Margetson.

Goals: Palmer 16 og.

Watford: Baardsen, Cox, Robinson, Page, Palmer, Mooney, Wooter, Smith (Gibbs 88), Ward, Perpetuini (Ngonge 45), Nielsen.

Subs Not Used: Chamberlain, Easton, Foley.

Booked: Wooter, Robinson. Goals: Cox 45, Smith 47.

Att: 13,018 Ref: G Frankland (Middlesbrough).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Nottm Forest (0) 1 West Brom (0) 0

Nottingham Forest had Jon Olav Hjelde's 82nd-minute header to thank for giving them the points over West Brom, who only beat the drop last season by three points.

Nottm Forest: Beasant, Brennan, Rogers, Scimeca, Hjelde, Prutton, Johnson (Louis-Jean 37), Bart-Williams, Jones, Harewood (Lester 56), Doig.

Subs Not Used: Roche, Freedman, Vaughan.

Goals: Hjelde 78.

West Brom: Jensen, Lyttle, Clement, McInnes (Oliver 81), Butler, Carbon, Sneekes, Hughes, Roberts, Quinn (Taylor 67), Van Blerk (J. Chambers 83).

Subs Not Used: Burgess, Adamson.

Att: 21,209 Ref: P Taylor (Cheshunt).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

QPR (0) 0 Birmingham (0) 0

Queen's Park Rangers and Birmingham played plenty of pretty football but there was no finishing power and simply couldn't score. Neal Ardley was the chief culprit missing two sitters and hitting the cross bar against a Tranmere side who had Sean Flynn sent off after 58 minutes for a second bookable offence.

QPR: Harper, Baraclough (Perry 88), Darlington, Ready, Morrow, Carlisle, Langley, Wardley, Peacock, Crouch, Kiwomya.

Subs Not Used: Miklosko, Connolly, Graham, Koejoe.

Booked: Ready.

Birmingham: Bennett, Eaden, M. Johnson, Purse, Holdsworth, Hughes, Sonner, Grainger, Lazaridis (Marcelo 87), Ndlovu, Horsfield.

Subs Not Used: Poole, Robinson, Williams, Gill.

Booked: Horsfield, Hughes, Ndlovu.

Att: 13,926 Ref: G Barber (Tring).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Sheff Utd (1) 2 Portsmouth (0) 0

Sheffield United continue to have the Indian sign over Portsmouth - who have lost 17 of 18 visits to Bramall Lane after Paul Devlin's 13th-minute penalty and Linvoy Primus's 81st-minute own goal.

Sheff Utd: Tracey, Quinn, Murphy, M. Brown (Woodhouse 68), Bent, Devlin, Ford, Santos, Kelly (Newby 67), Uhlenbeek, Webber.

Subs Not Used: Kozluk, Woodward, Jagielka.

Goals: Devlin 13 pen, Primus 81 og.

Portsmouth: Hoult, Edinburgh, Derry, Harper, Bradbury, Hughes (Quashie 70), Curtis (Rudomja 70), Awford (Waterman 19), Thogersen, Primus, Mills.

Subs Not Used: Flahavan, O'Neil.

Booked: Edinburgh.

Att: 15,816 Ref: D Pugh (Bebington).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Saturday Aug 12

Wimbledon (0) 0 Tranmere (0) 0

Wimbledon swamped Tranmere but simply couldn't score. Both squads played plenty of pretty football but there was no finishing power

Wimbledon: Davis, Kimble, Hreidarsson, Ardley, Gayle, Andersen, Leaburn, Williams, Jupp, Francis (Selley 74),Agyemang (Robinson 86).

Subs Not Used: Feuer, Willmott, Hawkins.

Booked: Williams.

Tranmere: Achterberg, Yates, Roberts, Allison, Challinor, Hill, Gill, Henry (Hinds 29), S. Taylor (Aldridge 89), Rideout, Flynn.

Subs Not Used: Barlow, Murphy, Allen.

Sent Off: Flynn (58). Booked: Flynn.

Att: 8,266 Ref: A Hall (Birmingham).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Sunday Aug 13

Wolverhampton (1) 1 Sheff Wed (0) 1

A late header from Andy Booth earned ten-man Sheffield Wednesday a 1-1 draw against Wolves at Molineux. With the visitors' goalkeeper Kevin Pressman being dismissed inside the first minute the Sheffield team did well to draw

Wolverhampton: Oakes, Muscat, Naylor, Pollet, Emblen, Bazeley, Osborn, Ketsbaia, Branch, Sinton, Lescott.

Subs Not Used: Robinson, Sedgley, Taylor, Camara, Murray.

Booked: Sinton. Goals: Ketsbaia 18.

Sheff Wed: Pressman, Haslam, Hinchcliffe (Sibon 65), Jonk, Grayson, Walker, Quinn, Booth, De Bilde (Di Piedi 60), Cresswell (Stringer 4), Westwood.

Subs Not Used: Hamshaw, Humphreys.

Sent Off: Pressman (1). Booked: Booth, De Bilde, Quinn, Grayson, Jonk.

Goals: Booth 79.

Att: 19,086 Ref: M Halsey (Welwyn Garden City).

other fixtures

source=Sporting Life

Source sportinglife
Since 1998
"It's been updated!"