• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 15 May 2011
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

van Persie 88"

1 - 2
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Bent 10"

Bent 14"

Arsenal vs Aston Villa


Team Lineups

Arsenal

53 Szczesny
3 Sagna
18 Squillaci
5 Vermaelen
28 Gibbs
17 Song
19 Wilshere
14 Walcott
16 Ramsey
23 Arshavin
10 van Persie88"
Substitutes
13 Lehmann
15 Denilson
27 Eboue
29 Chamakh
44 Henderson
48 Miquel
52 Bendtner

Aston Villa

1 Friedel
36 Walker
29 Collins
5 Dunne
2 Young
19 Petrov
20 Reo-Coker
16 Delph
6 Downing
39 Bent10"14"
7 Young
Substitutes
33 Marshall
8 Pires
11 Agbonlahor
12 Albrighton
13 Bradley
18 Heskey
24 Cuellar

Possession Stats

54%
46%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W

Aston Villa

L D W L W W L L
Head to Head
Aston Villa
2-4
Arsenal 27-Nov-2010
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal 27-Jan-2010
Arsenal
3-0
Aston Villa 27-Dec-2009
Aston Villa
2-2
Arsenal 26-Dec-2008
Arsenal
0-2
Aston Villa 15-Nov-2008
Arsenal
1-1
Aston Villa 01-Mar-2008


Live Text Commentary
94:03 +4.03
 

Thomas Vermaelen concedes a free kick for a foul on Brad Friedel. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

92:25 +2.25
 

Unfair challenge on Robin van Persie by Richard Dunne results in a free kick. Robin van Persie takes the free kick. Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Blocked by Luke Young.

90:11 +0.11
Substitution
 

Foul by Fabian Delph on Alex Song, free kick awarded. Emile Heskey replaces Fabian Delph. Theo Walcott crosses the ball in from the free kick, James Collins makes a clearance.

89:38
 

Ashley Young is cautioned.

88:55
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Robin van Persie from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-2 Aston Villa.

88:25
 

The official flags Darren Bent offside. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

86:55
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

84:39
 

Darren Bent has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

84:05
 

Theo Walcott challenges Ashley Young unfairly and gives away a free kick. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

83:42
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save.

81:56
 

Michael Bradley concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Song. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Theo Walcott.

81:03
 

Foul by Luke Young on Alex Song, free kick awarded. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

80:21
 

Stewart Downing takes the inswinging corner, Nicklas Bendtner manages to make a clearance.

79:38
Substitution
 

Michael Bradley is brought on as a substitute for Stiliyan Petrov.

79:09
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. James Collins gets a block in.

78:52
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. James Collins gets a block in.

78:06
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Alex Song takes a shot. Blocked by James Collins.

77:09
 

Marouane Chamakh takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

75:54
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Walker by Marouane Chamakh results in a free kick. Nicklas Bendtner receives a caution. Brad Friedel takes the direct free kick.

73:54
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie to the near post, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

73:40
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Blocked by Richard Dunne.

73:18
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

73:03
 

Ashley Young takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

70:43
 

Corner taken by Theo Walcott, save by Brad Friedel.

70:32
 

Shot by Aaron Ramsey from 12 yards. Blocked by James Collins.

69:39
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Song by Stiliyan Petrov results in a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Robin van Persie, blocked by Nigel Reo-Coker.

66:59
 

Robin van Persie takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, save by Brad Friedel.

65:30
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

64:37
 

Fabian Delph concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Wilshere. The ball is delivered by Theo Walcott, Bacary Sagna takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

63:15
Yellow card
 

Richard Dunne challenges Marouane Chamakh unfairly and gives away a free kick. Richard Dunne is given a yellow card. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Robin van Persie from right channel, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

61:01
Substitution
 

Nicklas Bendtner is brought on as a substitute for Andrey Arshavin. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Aaron Ramsey from the left by-line, Theo Walcott produces a right-footed shot from close in which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

59:04
 

Shot on goal by Robin van Persie from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

57:38
 

Kieran Gibbs takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Aaron Ramsey, clearance made by Stiliyan Petrov. Jack Wilshere takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

55:04
 

Marouane Chamakh is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

52:09
 

Marouane Chamakh is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by James Collins.

48:37
 

The offside flag is raised against Theo Walcott. Indirect free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

46:37
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

45:32
 

Darren Bent takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

45:03
 

Ashley Young has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the target.

45:01
Substitution
 

Sebastien Squillaci goes off and Marouane Chamakh comes on.

44:41
 

Robin van Persie concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Dunne. Direct free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

43:24
 

The referee blows for offside. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

39:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kieran Gibbs on Kyle Walker. James Collins takes the direct free kick.

38:03
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Sebastien Squillaci misses to the right of the target.

36:17
 

Inswinging corner taken by Aaron Ramsey from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Thomas Vermaelen goes over the bar.

36:05
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. James Collins gets a block in.

35:50
 

Robin van Persie has an effort at goal from inside the penalty area that bounces off the post.

34:32
 

Stiliyan Petrov goes into the referee's book.

30:50
 

Corner taken right-footed by Andrey Arshavin from the left by-line to the near post, Brad Friedel makes a save.

30:38
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Richard Dunne gets a block in.

29:59
 

Alex Song gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fabian Delph. James Collins takes the direct free kick.

29:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nigel Reo-Coker by Jack Wilshere. Free kick taken by James Collins.

28:27
 

Robin van Persie takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

28:17
 

Shot from 30 yards from Bacary Sagna. Nigel Reo-Coker gets a block in.

27:56
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Darren Bent makes a clearance.

24:13
Yellow card
 

Nigel Reo-Coker receives a yellow card.

21:53
 

Inswinging corner taken by Andrey Arshavin from the left by-line, save by Brad Friedel.

21:43
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Kyle Walker gets a block in.

19:22
 

Stiliyan Petrov concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Song. Sebastien Squillaci restarts play with the free kick.

18:50
 

The offside flag is raised against Ashley Young. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

17:39
 

The official flags Robin van Persie offside. Brad Friedel restarts play with the free kick.

14:49
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Darren Bent from deep inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Arsenal 0-2 Aston Villa.Assist by Ashley Young.

14:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov by Robin van Persie. James Collins takes the direct free kick.

13:12
 

Nigel Reo-Coker concedes a free kick for a foul on Aaron Ramsey. Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

12:13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Andrey Arshavin, clearance made by Stiliyan Petrov.

10:53
Goal
 

Goal scored by Darren Bent from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 0-1 Aston Villa.Assist on the goal came from Kyle Walker.

10:20
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Stewart Downing played to the near post, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

7:43
 

Aaron Ramsey challenges Stiliyan Petrov unfairly and gives away a free kick. Richard Dunne takes the free kick.

6:58
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Song by Nigel Reo-Coker results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

:59
 

Stiliyan Petrov takes a shot and missed to the left of the net.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

Full Barclays Premier League Table