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  • Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 05 May 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Benayoun 1"

van Persie 71"

van Persie 79"

3 - 3
Norwich City

Norwich City

Hoolahan 11"

Holt 26"

Morison 84"

Arsenal vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna
6 Koscielny
5 Vermaelen
28 Gibbs
16 Ramsey
17 Song
27 Gervinho
7 Rosicky
30 Benayoun1"
10 van Persie71"79"
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
9 Park
11 Andre Santos
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
20 Djourou
29 Chamakh
39 Coquelin

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
25 Naughton
33 Bennett
2 Martin
19 Lappin
4 Johnson
24 Howson
17 Bennett
14 Hoolahan11"
10 Jackson
9 Holt26"
Substitutes
31 Steer
5 Morison84"
11 Surman
12 Pilkington
15 Fox
21 Wilbraham
22 Ward

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W W D W L D D

Norwich City

W L L L L L D L
Head to Head
Norwich
1-2
Arsenal 19-Nov-2011
Arsenal
4-1
Norwich 02-Apr-2005
Norwich
1-4
Arsenal 28-Aug-2004
Arsenal
5-1
Norwich 01-Apr-1995
Norwich
0-0
Arsenal 10-Sep-1994
Norwich
1-1
Arsenal 13-Feb-1994


Live Text Commentary
93:54 +3.54
 

Steve Morison concedes a free kick for a foul on Laurent Koscielny. Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

93:34 +3.34
 

Kieran Gibbs takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

92:46 +2.46
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain takes a shot. Anthony Pilkington gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Effort from 6 yards by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Save by John Ruddy.

91:52 +1.52
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Laurent Koscielny by Aaron Wilbraham. Aaron Wilbraham receives a yellow card. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

90:10 +0.1
 

Alex Song takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

87:01
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Marouane Chamakh misses to the right of the target.

86:38
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

84:29
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Steve Morison from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 3-3 Norwich.Jonathan Howson provided the assist for the goal.

82:23
 

Shot by Bradley Johnson from just outside the area goes over the net.

80:17
Substitution
 

Aaron Wilbraham replaces Grant Holt.

79:03
Goal
 

Robin van Persie gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty box high into the middle of the goal. Arsenal 3-2 Norwich.

78:18
 

Kieran Gibbs produces a cross, comfortable save by John Ruddy.

77:12
 

The offside flag is raised against Steve Morison. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

75:58
 

Grant Holt concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Song. Thomas Vermaelen takes the free kick.

75:33
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

75:03
 

Steve Morison is caught offside. Alex Song restarts play with the free kick.

73:19
Substitution
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Robin van Persie, Marouane Chamakh produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar. Anthony Pilkington replaces Wesley Hoolahan.

71:13
Goal
 

Marouane Chamakh takes a shot. Blocked by Russell Martin. A goal is scored by Robin van Persie from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 2-2 Norwich.Assist on the goal came from Alex Song.

70:46
 

Grant Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

67:53
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Simon Lappin by Tomas Rosicky results in a free kick. Simeon Jackson goes off and Steve Morison comes on. Yossi Benayoun goes off and Marouane Chamakh comes on. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

67:30
 

Robin van Persie takes the inswinging corner, Grant Holt manages to make a clearance.

66:40
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Ryan Bennett gets a block in. Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Blocked by Bradley Johnson. Inswinging corner taken by Tomas Rosicky from the left by-line, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance.

65:56
 

Effort from inside the area by Robin van Persie misses to the right of the target.

64:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tomas Rosicky by Wesley Hoolahan. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robin van Persie, clearance made by Grant Holt.

62:10
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey goes off and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain comes on.

60:49
 

Jonathan Howson challenges Yossi Benayoun unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Tomas Rosicky from left channel, clearance made by Jonathan Howson.

59:23
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Wesley Hoolahan on Kieran Gibbs. The referee shows Wesley Hoolahan a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

58:31
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy. Effort from deep inside the area by Aaron Ramsey misses to the left of the goal.

57:46
 

Wesley Hoolahan has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.

55:45
 

Elliott Bennett challenges Alex Song unfairly and gives away a free kick. The ball is swung over by Tomas Rosicky, Yossi Benayoun takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

48:55 +3.55
 

Grant Holt has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

52:09
 

Grant Holt fouled by Laurent Koscielny, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Jonathan Howson.

51:33
 

Simeon Jackson takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

50:23
 

The ball is swung over by Robin van Persie.

47:51 +2.51
 

Thomas Vermaelen concedes a free kick for a foul on Simeon Jackson. Thomas Vermaelen is cautioned. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Bennett.

48:31
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Kyle Naughton.

46:51
 

Simeon Jackson takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

44:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Francis Coquelin by Grant Holt. Francis Coquelin takes the direct free kick.

40:13
 

Grant Holt fouled by Laurent Koscielny, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Elliott Bennett from left wing, clearance by Laurent Koscielny. Elliott Bennett takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Francis Coquelin makes a clearance.

38:42
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Grant Holt. Indirect free kick taken by Alex Song. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tomas Rosicky by Bradley Johnson. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Robin van Persie, clearance made by Ryan Bennett.

38:24
 

Foul by Yossi Benayoun on Simon Lappin, free kick awarded. John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

36:24
 

Shot from inside the six-yard box by Kieran Gibbs goes wide right of the target.

35:31
 

Shot from close range by Simeon Jackson clears the bar.

32:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Francis Coquelin by Wesley Hoolahan. Direct free kick taken by Francis Coquelin.

32:20
Substitution
 

Francis Coquelin on for Bacary Sagna.

29:03
Yellow card
 

Booking for Simeon Jackson for unsporting behaviour.

27:51
 

Foul by Grant Holt on Laurent Koscielny, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

26:06
Goal
 

Grant Holt fires in a goal from just inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Arsenal 1-2 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Wesley Hoolahan.

24:40
 

Bacary Sagna fouled by Simon Lappin, the ref awards a free kick. Bacary Sagna takes the direct free kick.

21:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Bradley Johnson on Bacary Sagna. Free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

19:49
Yellow card
 

Aaron Ramsey challenges Jonathan Howson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aaron Ramsey is given a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Elliott Bennett.

19:16
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Robin van Persie. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

18:34
 

The official flags Grant Holt offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

15:11
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Simon Lappin.

14:23
 

Robin van Persie produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

13:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yao Gervinho by Simon Lappin. Bacary Sagna takes the direct free kick.

11:56
Goal
 

Wesley Hoolahan gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-1 Norwich.Assist by Kyle Naughton.

10:59
 

Header from close range by Grant Holt clears the bar.

9:05
 

Yao Gervinho concedes a free kick for a foul on Simon Lappin. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Bradley Johnson from left channel. Grant Holt is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

5:30
 

Elliott Bennett has an effort at goal from outside the area which misses left.

5:13
 

Grant Holt takes a shot. Blocked by Kieran Gibbs.

3:01
 

Foul by Tomas Rosicky on Bradley Johnson, free kick awarded. Russell Martin takes the free kick.

1:05
Goal
 

Yossi Benayoun finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the area to the top right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Norwich.Tomas Rosicky provided the assist for the goal.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 37 39 84
2 Man City 37 43 76
3 Arsenal 37 32 72
4 Man Utd 37 25 69
5 Liverpool 37 9 62
6 Tottenham Hotspur 37 4 61
7 Southampton 37 23 60
8 Swansea 37 -2 56
9 Stoke 37 -2 51
10 Everton 37 -1 47

Full Barclays Premier League Table