• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 10 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

van Persie 69"

1 - 0

Arsenal vs Everton


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
20 Djourou
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny
5 Vermaelen
8 Arteta
17 Song
14 Walcott
16 Ramsey
27 Gervinho
10 van Persie
Substitutes
1 Almunia
7 Rosicky
23 Arshavin
26 Frimpong
29 Chamakh
30 Benayoun
49 Miquel

Everton

24 Howard
2 Hibbert
5 Heitinga
6 Jagielka
3 Baines
23 Coleman
18 Neville
25 Fellaini
7 Bilyaletdinov
17 Cahill
8 Saha
Substitutes
1 Mucha
11 Stracqualursi
15 Distin
19 Gueye
20 Barkley
27 Vellios
43 McAleny

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

L D D W L W D W

Everton

L L W L D W L D
Head to Head
Arsenal
2-1
Everton 01-Feb-2011
Everton
1-2
Arsenal 14-Nov-2010
Arsenal
2-2
Everton 09-Jan-2010
Everton
1-6
Arsenal 15-Aug-2009
Everton
1-1
Arsenal 28-Jan-2009
Arsenal
3-1
Everton 18-Oct-2008


Live Text Commentary
92:03 +2.03
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Conor McAleny goes wide of the right-hand post.

91:29 +1.29
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Robin van Persie misses to the left of the goal.

88:54
Substitution
 

Emmanuel Frimpong on for Theo Walcott.

86:58
 

Tomas Rosicky fouled by Johnny Heitinga, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Ramsey.

86:07
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Magaye Gueye goes wide of the right-hand upright.

85:39
 

Leighton Baines produces a cross, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

83:10
 

Marouane Fellaini concedes a free kick for a foul on Mikel Arteta. Direct free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

81:13
Substitution
 

Sylvain Distin concedes a free kick for a foul on Theo Walcott. The referee shows Sylvain Distin a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Thomas Vermaelen leaves the field to be replaced by Ignasi Miquel. Tomas Rosicky on for Yao Gervinho. Free kick taken by Johan Djourou.

80:50
 

Magaye Gueye sends in a cross, blocked by Mikel Arteta. Short corner worked by Leighton Baines.

79:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yao Gervinho by Tim Cahill. Free kick taken by Alex Song.

79:33
 

Marouane Fellaini gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen. Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

77:17
 

Mikel Arteta takes the inswinging corner, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Robin van Persie goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

75:20
Substitution
 

Phil Neville leaves the field to be replaced by Conor McAleny. Magaye Gueye comes on in place of Diniyar Bilyaletdinov.

74:25
 

Tim Cahill gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Song. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

70:27
 

The ball is crossed by Seamus Coleman.

69:01
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Everton.Alex Song provided the assist for the goal.

68:14
 

Centre by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

67:39
 

Marouane Fellaini takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

66:45
 

Diniyar Bilyaletdinov delivers the ball.

64:57
 

Shot from just outside the box by Phil Neville goes over the crossbar.

64:11
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Diniyar Bilyaletdinov. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

63:53
 

The ball is sent over by Thomas Vermaelen, Phil Jagielka manages to make a clearance.

63:10
Substitution
 

(Everton) makes a substitution, with Sylvain Distin coming on for Louis Saha.

62:50
 

Tim Cahill concedes a free kick for a foul on Aaron Ramsey. Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

61:22
 

Theo Walcott produces a cross, clearance by Tony Hibbert.

59:48
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

58:35
 

Leighton Baines delivers the ball, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen. Inswinging corner taken by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Robin van Persie.

58:21
 

Diniyar Bilyaletdinov is ruled offside. Per Mertesacker takes the free kick.

57:23
 

Foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Seamus Coleman, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Leighton Baines, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

56:17
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie, clearance made by Tim Cahill.

56:05
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Save made by Tim Howard.

55:37
 

The offside flag is raised against Tim Cahill. Direct free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

55:00
 

Shot by Theo Walcott from just outside the area goes over the net.

54:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Seamus Coleman on Thomas Vermaelen. Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick.

53:31
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

52:44
 

Marouane Fellaini challenges Mikel Arteta unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Robin van Persie, save by Tim Howard.

52:10
 

Leighton Baines crosses the ball. The assistant referee flags for offside against Marouane Fellaini. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

51:52
 

The official flags Tim Cahill offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

51:03
 

Centre by Thomas Vermaelen, Theo Walcott challenges Leighton Baines unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tim Howard.

50:42
 

Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick.

48:30
 

The referee blows for offside against Theo Walcott. Johnny Heitinga takes the free kick.

46:45 +1.45
 

The ball is swung over by Theo Walcott, save made by Tim Howard.

47:57
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Phil Neville gets a block in.

46:07 +1.07
 

Shot from long distance by Louis Saha misses to the right of the goal.

45:20 +0.2
 

The ball is delivered by Theo Walcott.

45:39
 

Unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen by Tim Cahill results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

43:04
 

Robin van Persie takes the inswinging corner, Johnny Heitinga makes a clearance.

41:30
 

Theo Walcott produces a cross, blocked by Leighton Baines. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Robin van Persie, Marouane Fellaini makes a clearance.

40:45
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Blocked by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov.

40:30
 

A cross is delivered by Theo Walcott, blocked by Johnny Heitinga. Robin van Persie takes the inswinging corner, save by Tim Howard.

37:23
 

The referee cautions Aaron Ramsey for unsporting behaviour.

35:08
 

The ball is sent over by Theo Walcott, clearance made by Johnny Heitinga.

32:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Tim Cahill. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

31:45
 

The referee blows for offside against Tim Cahill. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

30:24
 

Diniyar Bilyaletdinov crosses the ball, blocked by Per Mertesacker. Corner taken by Leighton Baines from the left by-line played to the near post, Marouane Fellaini produces a volleyed left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

29:04
 

Yao Gervinho takes a shot. Save made by Tim Howard.

28:25
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Aaron Ramsey clears the crossbar.

25:52
 

The offside flag is raised against Robin van Persie. Indirect free kick taken by Tim Howard.

25:10
 

The ball is sent over by Tony Hibbert, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

24:54
 

The ball is sent over by Marouane Fellaini, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

24:00
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Tim Cahill gets a block in.

23:09
 

Unfair challenge on Theo Walcott by Seamus Coleman results in a free kick. Seamus Coleman goes into the referee's book. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

22:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Diniyar Bilyaletdinov by Alex Song. Free kick taken by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov.

21:50
 

Unfair challenge on Marouane Fellaini by Alex Song results in a free kick. Johnny Heitinga takes the free kick.

21:01
 

Corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Tony Hibbert.

20:54
 

Yao Gervinho delivers the ball, Seamus Coleman gets a block in.

19:47
 

The official flags Robin van Persie offside. Johnny Heitinga takes the indirect free kick.

19:32
 

The ball is crossed by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov, Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

17:23
 

The ball is crossed by Aaron Ramsey, Tony Hibbert manages to make a clearance.

16:17
 

Leighton Baines concedes a free kick for a foul on Theo Walcott. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

14:57
Yellow card
 

Seamus Coleman fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Mikel Arteta a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

14:33
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta to the near post, save by Tim Howard.

14:09
 

Yao Gervinho takes a shot. Blocked by Tony Hibbert.

12:28
 

The offside flag is raised against Theo Walcott. Free kick taken by Johnny Heitinga.

11:27
 

Robin van Persie produces a cross, save made by Tim Howard.

10:27
 

Outswinging corner taken by Leighton Baines from the left by-line, save made by Wojciech Szczesny. Louis Saha takes a shot. Blocked by Thomas Vermaelen.

8:04
 

Louis Saha challenges Johan Djourou unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

7:29
 

Theo Walcott is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Johnny Heitinga.

6:43
 

Foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Seamus Coleman, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Phil Neville.

1:21
 

The official flags Seamus Coleman offside. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

:50
 

The referee blows for offside against Theo Walcott. Indirect free kick taken by Johnny Heitinga.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Swansea 4 3 8
5 Man Utd 4 1 7
6 Arsenal 4 0 7
7 Liverpool 4 -1 7
8 West Ham 4 3 6
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

Full Barclays Premier League Table