• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 01 May 2011
  • Kick-off: 14:05
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium

Arsenal vs Manchester United


Team Lineups

Arsenal

53 Szczesny
3 Sagna
6 Koscielny
20 Djourou
22 Clichy
17 Song
16 Ramsey
19 Wilshere
14 Walcott
8 Nasri
10 van Persie
Substitutes
13 Lehmann
18 Squillaci
23 Arshavin
27 Eboue
28 Gibbs
29 Chamakh
52 Bendtner

Manchester United

1 Van der Sar
20 Da Silva
5 Ferdinand
15 Vidic
3 Evra
13 Park
16 Carrick
8 Anderson
17 Nani
14 Hernandez
10 Rooney
Substitutes
29 Kuszczak
7 Owen
9 Berbatov
12 Smalling
21 Da Silva
22 O'Shea
25 Valencia

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W

Manchester United

W W L L L W D D
Head to Head
Man Utd
1-0
Arsenal 13-Dec-2010
Arsenal
1-3
Man Utd 31-Jan-2010
Man Utd
2-1
Arsenal 29-Aug-2009
Man Utd
0-0
Arsenal 16-May-2009
Arsenal
2-1
Man Utd 08-Nov-2008
Man Utd
2-1
Arsenal 13-Apr-2008


Live Text Commentary
92:58 +2.58
Yellow card
 

Aaron Ramsey challenges Wayne Rooney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aaron Ramsey is booked. Luis Nani produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, blocked by Aaron Ramsey.

89:44
 

Antonio Valencia delivers the ball, Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

88:43
 

Ji-Sung Park fouled by Andrey Arshavin, the ref awards a free kick. Rio Ferdinand takes the direct free kick.

85:38
 

A cross is delivered by Andrey Arshavin, clearance by Patrice Evra.

84:09
Substitution
 

Michael Owen comes on in place of Michael Carrick.

82:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrey Arshavin by Fabio Da Silva. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Robin van Persie, Edwin Van der Sar makes a comfortable save.

81:52
 

Robin van Persie crosses the ball.

77:29
Substitution
 

Emmanuel Eboue joins the action as a substitute, replacing Theo Walcott.

77:11
 

Robin van Persie has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

76:29
 

Luis Nani takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

75:34
Yellow card
 

Jack Wilshere fouled by Fabio Da Silva, the ref awards a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick. Fabio Da Silva receives a yellow card.

73:55
 

The referee gives a free kick against Aaron Ramsey for handball. Shot on goal comes in from Wayne Rooney from the free kick, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

72:50
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Ramsey on Ji-Sung Park. Javier Hernandez leaves the field to be replaced by Dimitar Berbatov. Luis Nani crosses the ball, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

72:22
 

Antonio Valencia sends in a cross.

70:08
 

Wayne Rooney is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

69:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Robin van Persie on Rio Ferdinand. Free kick taken by Rio Ferdinand.

69:07
 

Andrey Arshavin challenges Antonio Valencia unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael Carrick takes the direct free kick.

68:01
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Sebastien Squillaci coming on for Johan Djourou.

66:17
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Luis Nani.

65:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ji-Sung Park on Bacary Sagna. Caution for Ji-Sung Park. Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

61:34
Yellow card
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on Luis Nani. Alex Song is given a yellow card. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Luis Nani from left channel, clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

60:01
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Luis Nani, Nemanja Vidic produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

59:31
 

Short corner taken by Luis Nani.

57:31
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Antonio Valencia results in a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

55:44
Goal
 

Robin van Persie crosses the ball, Aaron Ramsey fires in a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Man Utd.Assist by Robin van Persie.

54:57
Substitution
 

Antonio Valencia joins the action as a substitute, replacing Oliveira Anderson.

53:57
 

Alex Song challenges Michael Carrick unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Luis Nani.

53:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ji-Sung Park by Jack Wilshere. Wayne Rooney takes the free kick.

52:52
 

Luis Nani crosses the ball, Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

51:49
 

Bacary Sagna produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

50:09
 

Oliveira Anderson decides to take the corner short.

49:53
 

The ball is swung over by Bacary Sagna, clearance made by Rio Ferdinand.

49:08
 

Luis Nani is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Gael Clichy restarts play with the free kick.

48:40
 

Patrice Evra has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

47:21
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on Ji-Sung Park. Strike comes in from Wayne Rooney from the free kick, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

45:01
Substitution
 

Andrey Arshavin joins the action as a substitute, replacing Samir Nasri.

44:54
 

Gael Clichy challenges Luis Nani unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Luis Nani, Robin van Persie makes a clearance.

44:17
 

The ball is swung over by Theo Walcott, save by Edwin Van der Sar.

42:58
 

Oliveira Anderson takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

41:15
 

The ball is crossed by Wayne Rooney.

40:31
 

Bacary Sagna crosses the ball, clearance by Rio Ferdinand.

39:13
Yellow card
 

Wayne Rooney concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Wilshere. Wayne Rooney booked. Gael Clichy takes the free kick.

38:18
 

Luis Nani takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

38:04
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Blocked by Johan Djourou.

35:45
 

Aaron Ramsey has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.

34:57
 

Unfair challenge on Theo Walcott by Oliveira Anderson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jack Wilshere.

32:39
 

Samir Nasri sends in a cross.

32:01
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Samir Nasri.

31:39
 

Centre by Theo Walcott.

30:42
 

Javier Hernandez is caught offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

29:40
 

Jack Wilshere gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Carrick. Free kick taken by Rio Ferdinand.

28:02
 

Handball decision goes against Wayne Rooney. Johan Djourou takes the direct free kick.

27:12
 

Laurent Koscielny concedes a free kick for a foul on Javier Hernandez. Direct free kick taken by Fabio Da Silva.

23:47
 

The ball is sent over by Bacary Sagna, Rio Ferdinand makes a clearance.

20:35
 

Ji-Sung Park takes a shot. Aaron Ramsey gets a block in.

20:05
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Oliveira Anderson played to the near post, Robin van Persie manages to make a clearance.

18:53
 

Wayne Rooney fouled by Alex Song, the ref awards a free kick. Nemanja Vidic restarts play with the free kick.

15:49
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Samir Nasri. Edwin Van der Sar takes the indirect free kick.

14:22
 

Robin van Persie takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Patrice Evra.

14:10
 

Jack Wilshere produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.

10:18
 

The referee blows for offside against Javier Hernandez. Free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

9:20
 

Robin van Persie decides to take the corner short.

8:14
 

Javier Hernandez is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

7:33
 

Foul by Luis Nani on Laurent Koscielny, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Samir Nasri.

7:01
 

Shot by Theo Walcott from inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

6:25
 

Header from deep inside the area by Robin van Persie goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

4:41
 

Luis Nani produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

4:04
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Ramsey on Oliveira Anderson. Direct free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

2:52
 

Effort on goal by Jack Wilshere from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

1:43
 

The referee blows for offside against Robin van Persie. Edwin Van der Sar takes the free kick.

:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Nani by Gael Clichy. Direct free kick taken by Nemanja Vidic.

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