• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 24 September 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

van Persie 45"

van Persie 70"

Song 88"

3 - 0

Arsenal vs Bolton Wanderers


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny
28 Gibbs
8 Arteta
17 Song88"
16 Ramsey
27 Gervinho
10 van Persie45"70"
14 Walcott
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
7 Rosicky
11 Andre Santos
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
23 Arshavin
26 Frimpong
29 Chamakh

Bolton Wanderers

22 Jaaskelainen
31 Wheater
4 Robinson
12 Knight
2 Steinsson
7 Eagles
19 Reo-Coker
6 Muamba
21 Pratley
10 Petrov
24 Ngog
Substitutes
1 Bogdan
9 Sanli
11 Gardner
14 Davies
16 Davies
25 Boyata
28 Kakuta

Possession Stats

54%
46%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W W W W W D W

Bolton Wanderers

L L D W D L D D
Head to Head
Bolton
2-1
Arsenal 24-Apr-2011
Arsenal
4-1
Bolton 11-Sep-2010
Arsenal
4-2
Bolton 20-Jan-2010
Bolton
0-2
Arsenal 17-Jan-2010
Arsenal
1-0
Bolton 10-Jan-2009
Bolton
1-3
Arsenal 20-Sep-2008


Live Text Commentary
89:39
 

Nigel Reo-Coker takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Song. Corner taken left-footed by Martin Petrov to the near post, clearance made by Marouane Chamakh.

88:15
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Alex Song from inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Arsenal 3-0 Bolton.Assist on the goal came from Bacary Sagna.

84:39
Substitution
 

Theo Walcott produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal. Marouane Chamakh on for Robin van Persie.

82:48
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Zat Knight gets a block in. Short corner worked by Andrey Arshavin. Aaron Ramsey has an effort at goal from outside the box missing to the wide left of the goal.

81:38
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, Kevin Davies makes a clearance.

80:32
Substitution
 

The referee blows for offside. (Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Tomas Rosicky coming on for Mikel Arteta. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

78:23
 

Unfair challenge on Robin van Persie by Mark Davies results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Ramsey.

77:06
Substitution
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Save made by Jussi Jaaskelainen. Andrey Arshavin joins the action as a substitute, replacing Yao Gervinho.

75:02
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Save by Jussi Jaaskelainen.

72:10
 

Mark Davies fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gretar Rafn Steinsson.

70:41
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Robin van Persie from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Arsenal 2-0 Bolton.Theo Walcott provided the assist for the goal.

70:09
Substitution
 

Mark Davies replaces Chris Eagles.

66:09
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Jussi Jaaskelainen makes a save. Aaron Ramsey decides to take the corner short. Laurent Koscielny takes a shot. Save by Jussi Jaaskelainen. Short corner taken by Robin van Persie.

63:35
 

Chris Eagles takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save. Shot from just outside the box by Robin van Persie misses to the left of the goal.

61:26
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Mikel Arteta. Save by Jussi Jaaskelainen. Corner taken short by Mikel Arteta. Bacary Sagna takes a shot. Blocked by Dedryck Boyata.

59:11
 

Aaron Ramsey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darren Pratley. Direct free kick taken by Zat Knight.

58:03
 

Mikel Arteta has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target. Robin van Persie takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Dedryck Boyata.

57:20
 

Gretar Rafn Steinsson goes into the referee's book.

54:17
Substitution
 

Foul by David Wheater on Theo Walcott, free kick awarded. Red card for David Wheater. Fabrice Muamba goes off and Dedryck Boyata comes on. Strike on goal comes in from Robin van Persie from the free kick, save by Jussi Jaaskelainen.

52:44
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Blocked by David Wheater.

50:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nigel Reo-Coker by Yao Gervinho. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

49:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Eagles by Robin van Persie. Free kick taken by Jussi Jaaskelainen.

48:12
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by Jussi Jaaskelainen.

46:08 +1.08
 

Theo Walcott produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

45:36
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the net with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Bolton.The assist for the goal came from Aaron Ramsey.

44:19
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Kevin Davies.

42:29
 

Alex Song gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel Reo-Coker. Jussi Jaaskelainen takes the free kick.

40:02
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Blocked by Paul Robinson.

39:01
 

Fabrice Muamba concedes a free kick for a foul on Yao Gervinho. Direct free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

37:51
 

Effort from inside the area by Laurent Koscielny misses to the left of the goal.

32:57
 

Shot from just outside the area by Yao Gervinho goes over the bar.

32:05
 

The referee blows for offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

31:24
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Theo Walcott. Jussi Jaaskelainen takes the indirect free kick.

29:20
 

Kevin Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Per Mertesacker. Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

26:55
 

Unfair challenge on Darren Pratley by Bacary Sagna results in a free kick. Jussi Jaaskelainen restarts play with the free kick.

24:32
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, save by Jussi Jaaskelainen.

21:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Davies on Alex Song. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

20:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Fabrice Muamba. Aaron Ramsey takes the direct free kick.

19:31
Substitution
 

David Ngog leaves the field to be replaced by Kevin Davies.

17:30
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Robin van Persie. Jussi Jaaskelainen restarts play with the free kick.

15:08
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Paul Robinson makes a clearance.

11:14
 

Unfair challenge on Robin van Persie by David Wheater results in a free kick. Bacary Sagna takes the free kick.

10:54
 

David Ngog is caught offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

7:40
 

Foul by David Wheater on Theo Walcott, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta. Robin van Persie has an effort at goal from outside the box missing to the wide left of the goal.

6:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Darren Pratley. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

5:23
 

Handball decision goes against Yao Gervinho. Free kick crossed right-footed by Chris Eagles, clearance by Alex Song.

1:46
 

Darren Pratley takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a save. Martin Petrov takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Robin van Persie.

:31
 

Laurent Koscielny gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Ngog. Martin Petrov restarts play with the free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 34 33 70
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

Full Barclays Premier League Table