Kamara dents Magpies survival hopes

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Mark Viduka was denied a crucial equaliser as Newcastle slipped back into relegation trouble following a 1-0 defeat at home to Fulham.

The Australian saw a 50th-minute header chalked off for a foul on keeper Mark Schwarzer by Kevin Nolan after Diomansy Kamara had given Fulham a first-half lead.

Obafemi Martins, who had earlier hit the post, forced a superb 78th-minute save from Schwarzer, who then kept out Nicky Butt's injury-time effort, to leave the Magpies, who had Sebastien Bassong dismissed on the hour, facing a life-or-death trip to Aston Villa next Sunday when even victory might not be enough.

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Mark Schwarzer
Kevin Nolan
Premier League
Diomansy Kamara
Newcastle United
Obafemi Martins
Aston Villa
Mark Viduka
Nicky Butt
Sebastien Bassong

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