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  • Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 23 February 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Cazorla 5"

Cazorla 84"

2 - 1
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Weimann 67"

Arsenal vs Aston Villa


Team Lineups

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
25 Jenkinson
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen
17 Monreal
2 Diaby
8 Arteta
19 Cazorla5"84"
10 Wilshere
14 Walcott
12 Giroud
Substitutes
24 Mannone
6 Koscielny
7 Rosicky
9 Podolski
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
16 Ramsey
27 Gervinho

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton
6 Clark
32 Baker
27 Bennett
16 Delph
15 Westwood
10 N'Zogbia
26 Weimann67"
20 Benteke
11 Agbonlahor
Substitutes
33 Marshall
8 El Ahmadi
14 Holman
18 Sylla
21 Bowery
24 Dawkins
30 Lichaj

Possession Stats

44%
56%

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
0-0
Arsenal 24-Nov-2012
Arsenal
3-0
Aston Villa 24-Mar-2012
Aston Villa
1-2
Arsenal 21-Dec-2011
Arsenal
1-2
Aston Villa 15-May-2011
Aston Villa
2-4
Arsenal 27-Nov-2010
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal 27-Jan-2010


Live Text Commentary
92:16 +2.16
 

The ball is sent over by Jack Wilshere.

90:27 +0.27
Substitution
 

The offside flag is raised against Andreas Weimann. Laurent Koscielny on for Theo Walcott. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

90:05 +0.05
 

The ball is sent over by Simon Dawkins, clearance by Per Mertesacker.

89:35
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

89:00
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Lowton, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

86:19
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Theo Walcott clears the crossbar.

84:26
Goal
 

Santi Cazorla gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 2-1 Aston Villa.Assist by Nacho Monreal.

82:54
 

Corner taken by Theo Walcott from the left by-line played to the near post, Joe Bennett makes a clearance.

82:38
 

Santi Cazorla produces a cross, clearance by Matthew Lowton.

81:08
Substitution
 

Simon Dawkins comes on in place of Charles N'Zogbia.

79:47
 

Corner taken right-footed by Theo Walcott from the left by-line, Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan. Inswinging corner taken by Theo Walcott from the left by-line played to the near post, Per Mertesacker has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

79:30
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Christian Benteke manages to make a clearance.

79:22
 

The ball is delivered by Jack Wilshere, Joe Bennett makes a clearance.

78:27
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Theo Walcott, Bradley Guzan makes a save.

77:12
 

Unfair challenge on Per Mertesacker by Christian Benteke results in a free kick. Aaron Ramsey restarts play with the free kick.

76:48
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

76:26
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Karim El Ahmadi gets a block in.

75:35
 

Santi Cazorla takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Christian Benteke manages to make a clearance.

75:14
Substitution
 

Lukas Podolski on for Carl Jenkinson.

74:55
 

Aaron Ramsey delivers the ball.

74:11
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Karim El Ahmadi results in a free kick. Jack Wilshere restarts play with the free kick.

72:55
 

Outswinging corner taken by Charles N'Zogbia from the left by-line played to the near post, Olivier Giroud manages to make a clearance.

72:44
 

The ball is crossed by Andreas Weimann, Per Mertesacker manages to make a clearance.

71:51
Substitution
 

Karim El Ahmadi comes on in place of Ashley Westwood.

71:29
 

Jack Wilshere delivers the ball.

70:21
 

Ciaran Clark challenges Mikel Arteta unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

67:28
Goal
 

Andreas Weimann fires in a goal from just outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-1 Aston Villa.The assist for the goal came from Charles N'Zogbia.

66:56
 

Santi Cazorla takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Ashley Westwood makes a clearance.

66:40
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Blocked by Matthew Lowton.

65:41
Yellow card
 

Fabian Delph gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere. The referee shows Fabian Delph a yellow card. Mikel Arteta crosses the ball in from the free kick, Christian Benteke makes a clearance.

64:56
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

63:51
 

The ball is crossed by Carl Jenkinson.

62:05
 

Unfair challenge on Olivier Giroud by Charles N'Zogbia results in a free kick. Shot comes in from Santi Cazorla from the free kick, blocked by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

61:56
 

Carl Jenkinson produces a cross, Ciaran Clark manages to make a clearance.

61:42
 

Theo Walcott crosses the ball, Joe Bennett makes a clearance.

59:38
Substitution
 

Christian Benteke gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen. Aaron Ramsey replaces Vassiriki Diaby. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

58:22
 

Close range header by Gabriel Agbonlahor goes wide of the left-hand upright.

57:13
 

Jack Wilshere takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Baker. Jack Wilshere takes the inswinging corner, Per Mertesacker takes a shot.

56:14
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

55:40
 

Corner taken by Jack Wilshere from the right by-line played to the near post, Joe Bennett manages to make a clearance.

55:32
 

The ball is delivered by Carl Jenkinson, blocked by Nathan Baker.

53:56
 

Corner taken right-footed by Theo Walcott.

52:34
 

Centre by Santi Cazorla, Joe Bennett makes a clearance.

52:05
 

Santi Cazorla takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Christian Benteke.

50:57
 

The ball is swung over by Jack Wilshere, Bradley Guzan makes a save.

49:03
 

Olivier Giroud has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.

48:12
 

A cross is delivered by Nacho Monreal.

46:48
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ashley Westwood, Ciaran Clark has a headed effort from close in and clears the bar.

46:22
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

45:45 +0.45
 

Foul by Jack Wilshere on Joe Bennett, free kick awarded. Ashley Westwood takes the free kick.

45:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Nathan Baker takes the free kick.

43:52
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Olivier Giroud. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

43:03
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot. Ciaran Clark gets a block in. Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

42:16
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Joe Bennett results in a free kick. Jack Wilshere takes the direct free kick.

41:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Christian Benteke on Per Mertesacker. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

40:43
 

Effort from inside the six-yard box by Olivier Giroud goes wide right of the target.

40:18
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

39:09
 

A cross is delivered by Carl Jenkinson, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

38:56
 

Nacho Monreal delivers the ball, Nathan Baker manages to make a clearance.

36:37
 

Unfair challenge on Charles N'Zogbia by Vassiriki Diaby results in a free kick. Vassiriki Diaby is cautioned. Nathan Baker takes the free kick.

35:46
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen by Matthew Lowton. Matthew Lowton shown a yellow card. Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick.

34:47
 

Carl Jenkinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Nathan Baker takes the free kick.

34:23
 

Nacho Monreal takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

31:03
 

Olivier Giroud is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

30:37
 

Christian Benteke is caught offside. Mikel Arteta takes the indirect free kick.

30:03
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Theo Walcott goes wide of the left-hand post.

29:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Charles N'Zogbia on Nacho Monreal. Free kick taken by Nacho Monreal.

27:58
 

Foul by Olivier Giroud on Gabriel Agbonlahor, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ashley Westwood.

26:22
 

Foul by Vassiriki Diaby on Fabian Delph, free kick awarded. Ciaran Clark takes the direct free kick.

26:00
 

Jack Wilshere takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

25:38
 

Foul by Ciaran Clark on Olivier Giroud, free kick awarded. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

24:29
 

A cross is delivered by Andreas Weimann, Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

24:13
 

Theo Walcott sends in a cross, Ciaran Clark manages to make a clearance.

23:08
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Olivier Giroud. Free kick taken by Ciaran Clark.

20:44
 

Centre by Matthew Lowton. Christian Benteke is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

17:47
 

Corner taken by Theo Walcott from the right by-line.

17:28
 

Santi Cazorla crosses the ball, save by Bradley Guzan.

14:36
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Lowton.

14:14
 

A cross is delivered by Theo Walcott, Nathan Baker makes a clearance.

13:43
 

Per Mertesacker concedes a free kick for a foul on Christian Benteke. Direct free kick taken by Fabian Delph.

12:50
 

Centre by Ciaran Clark, Thomas Vermaelen gets a block in.

10:25
 

The ball is swung over by Matthew Lowton.

9:46
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

8:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joe Bennett on Theo Walcott. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

5:12
Goal
 

Jack Wilshere crosses the ball, A goal is scored by Santi Cazorla from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Aston Villa.The assist for the goal came from Jack Wilshere.

3:26
 

Jack Wilshere takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

1:52
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Ciaran Clark gets a block in.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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