• The FA Cup
  • Date: Mon 09 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium

Arsenal vs Leeds United


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
6 Koscielny
49 Miquel
18 Squillaci
39 Coquelin
8 Arteta
17 Song
16 Ramsey
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
29 Chamakh
23 Arshavin
Substitutes
59 Martinez
9 Park
12 Henry
14 Walcott
30 Benayoun
31 Miyaichi
56 Yennaris

Leeds United

1 Lonergan
29 Thompson
22 Lees
48 O'Dea
28 White
17 Townsend
16 Pugh
20 Nunez
15 Clayton
10 Becchio
7 Vayrynen
Substitutes
24 Taylor
4 Bruce
8 Brown
11 Sam
18 Forssell
19 Parker
44 McCormack

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

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Leeds United

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Live Text Commentary
92:50 +2.5
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Song by Danny Pugh results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

92:10 +2.1
 

Mikael Forssell produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.

91:21 +1.21
 

Foul by Andrey Arshavin on Aidan White, free kick awarded. Andrey Arshavin receives a caution. Direct free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

89:45
 

Mikael Forssell takes a shot. Comfortable save by Wojciech Szczesny.

88:26
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

87:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ignasi Miquel by Michael Brown. Ignasi Miquel takes the direct free kick.

83:06
 

Mikael Forssell is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

82:32
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

80:55
Substitution
 

Mikael Forssell is brought on as a substitute for Ramon Nunez.

80:23
 

Ross McCormack takes a shot. Comfortable save by Wojciech Szczesny.

78:45
 

Michael Brown takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

77:24
Goal
 

Thierry Henry gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Leeds.The assist for the goal came from Alex Song.

76:43
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta.

76:16
 

Andrey Arshavin takes the inswinging corner, Darren O'Dea makes a clearance.

76:00
 

Danny Pugh takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

73:33
Substitution
 

Ross McCormack on for Luciano Becchio.

72:45
 

Mikel Arteta decides to take a short corner.

72:16
 

Theo Walcott takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post.

71:14
 

Laurent Koscielny fouled by Adam Clayton, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

69:56
 

Unfair challenge on Theo Walcott by Michael Brown results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mikel Arteta, save by Andy Lonergan.

69:18
 

Adam Clayton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

68:41
 

The referee blows for offside. Andy Lonergan takes the free kick.

67:28
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Thierry Henry coming on for Marouane Chamakh.

67:12
Substitution
 

Theo Walcott on for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

66:56
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

63:40
 

The referee books Andros Townsend for unsporting behaviour.

62:39
 

Shot by Nico Yennaris from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

62:09
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has a drilled shot. Save made by Andy Lonergan.

61:52
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Blocked by Darren O'Dea.

59:39
Substitution
 

Michael Brown is brought on as a substitute for Mika Vayrynen.

59:26
 

Alex Song has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

58:20
 

Sebastien Squillaci fouled by Aidan White, the ref awards a free kick. Sebastien Squillaci takes the direct free kick.

56:58
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta, save made by Andy Lonergan.

56:28
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain takes a shot. Blocked by Darren O'Dea.

54:26
 

Effort from inside the six-yard box by Andrey Arshavin goes wide right of the goal.

53:35
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot. Save made by Andy Lonergan.

52:57
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

52:32
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta, Ignasi Miquel takes a shot. Aidan White gets a block in.

52:16
 

Marouane Chamakh takes a shot. Danny Pugh gets a block in.

50:56
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a volleyed right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.

50:05
 

Inswinging corner taken by Adam Clayton from the left by-line played to the near post, Marouane Chamakh makes a clearance.

48:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

45:25 +0.25
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mikel Arteta, Laurent Koscielny produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

45:41
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

45:10 +0.1
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Aidan White gets a block in.

42:31
Yellow card
 

Darren O'Dea concedes a free kick for a foul on Marouane Chamakh. The referee shows Darren O'Dea a yellow card. Mikel Arteta delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance made by Adam Clayton.

41:27
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Andrey Arshavin. Andy Lonergan takes the indirect free kick.

39:49
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the right by-line.

39:03
 

Foul by Mika Vayrynen on Mikel Arteta, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mikel Arteta.

37:17
 

Adam Clayton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta. Direct free kick taken by Sebastien Squillaci.

33:04
 

The official flags Luciano Becchio offside. Indirect free kick taken by Sebastien Squillaci.

32:36
Substitution
 

Francis Coquelin goes off and Nico Yennaris comes on.

26:44
 

Foul by Alex Song on Mika Vayrynen, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Adam Clayton.

25:22
 

Aidan White fouled by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

24:30
 

Mikel Arteta takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Adam Clayton.

23:31
 

Luciano Becchio produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

22:57
 

Mikel Arteta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andros Townsend. Andros Townsend delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, Alex Song makes a clearance.

22:16
 

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

21:51
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the right by-line.

21:26
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Darren O'Dea gets a block in.

17:04
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

14:42
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Sebastien Squillaci misses to the left of the goal.

14:04
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andros Townsend on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Mikel Arteta crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.

9:26
 

Francis Coquelin concedes a free kick for a foul on Andros Townsend. Darren O'Dea takes the direct free kick.

4:06
 

Adam Clayton challenges Mikel Arteta unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mikel Arteta takes the direct free kick.

3:20
 

Effort on goal by Andrey Arshavin from just inside the area clears the bar.

2:54
 

Mikel Arteta challenges Andros Townsend unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mika Vayrynen takes the free kick.

1:03
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

:41
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Tom Lees gets a block in.