• Date: Tue 25 October 2016
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Oxlade-Chamberlain 32"

Oxlade-Chamberlain 77"

2 - 0

Arsenal vs Reading


Team Lineups

Arsenal

26 Martinez
25 Jenkinson
5 Gabriel
16 Holding
3 Gibbs
35 Elneny
55 Maitland-Niles
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain32"77"
17 Iwobi
31 Reine-Adelaide
9 Lucas Perez
Substitutes
12 Giroud
37 Bielik
40 Zelalem
54 Macey
65 Sheaf
68 Willock
38 Bola

Reading

26 Al Habsi
30 Watson
16 Moore
24 Blackett
11 Obita
4 van den Berg
38 Kelly
6 Evans
12 McCleary
14 Samuel
15 Harriott
Substitutes
8 Swift
17 Wieser
18 Kermorgant
19 Meite
21 Quinn
28 Gravenberch
40 Moore

Possession Stats

30%
70%

Form Guide -

Arsenal

Reading



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

90:00 +1.21
 

Mohamed Elneny restarts play with the free kick.

90:00 +0.03
 

Carl Jenkinson takes the free kick.

90:00 +0.29
 

Mohamed Elneny takes a shot and goes over the bar.

90:00 +1.14
 

Olivier Giroud fouled by Liam Kelly, the ref awards a free kick.

89:48
 

Stephen Quinn gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Carl Jenkinson.

89:37
 

Header by Stephen Quinn goes to the left of the goal.

89:08
 

Dominic Samuel takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

88:15
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Yann Kermorgant.

87:40
 

Armando Gabriel concedes a free kick for a foul on Dominic Samuel.

83:56
 

Free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

83:46
 

Garath McCleary challenges Rob Holding unfairly and gives away a free kick.

79:53
 

Mohamed Elneny restarts play with the free kick.

79:46
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Gedion Zelalem coming on for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

79:24
Substitution
 

Stephen Quinn comes on in place of Joey van den Berg.

78:49
 

Liam Moore receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

78:49
 

Liam Moore concedes a free kick for a foul on Olivier Giroud.

77:20
Goal
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scores with their right foot. Arsenal 2-0 Reading.The assist for the goal came from Olivier Giroud.

76:24
 

Ali Al Habsi takes the free kick.

75:57
 

Armando Gabriel challenges Danzell Gravenberch unfairly and gives away a free kick.

75:09
 

Garath McCleary goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

75:05
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain fouled by Garath McCleary, the ref awards a free kick.

73:02
 

Shot by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Ali Al Habsi parries the effort to safety.

71:38
Substitution
 

Chris Willock replaces Martinez Lucas Perez.

69:34
 

Mohamed Elneny crosses the ball in from the free kick.

69:34
 

Corner taken by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

68:44
 

Danzell Gravenberch gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Martinez Lucas Perez.

67:42
Substitution
 

Danzell Gravenberch joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tennai Watson.

67:15
 

Foul by Carl Jenkinson on Jordan Obita, free kick awarded.

66:18
 

The referee blows for offside against Martinez Lucas Perez.

65:16
Substitution
 

Olivier Giroud is brought on as a substitute for Jeff Reine-Adelaide.

63:37
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Garath McCleary.

63:37
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Garath McCleary.

60:56
 

Yann Kermorgant has a headed effort at goal. Damian Martinez safely holds on.

59:21
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has an effort direct from the free kick.

58:41
 

Unfair challenge on Mohamed Elneny by George Evans results in a free kick.

57:15
 

The referee blows for offside.

55:56
Substitution
 

Callum Harriott goes off and Yann Kermorgant comes on.

51:32
 

Liam Kelly has an effort at goal.

51:04
 

Mohamed Elneny takes a shot.

49:54
 

Martinez Lucas Perez takes a shot.

49:15
 

Corner taken by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from the right by-line.

47:31
 

Clearance made by Carl Jenkinson.

47:22
 

Tyler Blackett takes the free kick.

47:05
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain challenges Jordan Obita unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

45:00 +0.11
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

45:00 +0.14
 

Clearance by Ali Al Habsi.

45:00 +0.17
 

Ainsley Maitland-Niles takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

45:00 +0.55
 

Armando Gabriel makes a clearance.

45:00 +1.23
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the right by-line.

45:00 +1.25
 

Rob Holding manages to make a clearance.

44:54
 

Tennai Watson makes a clearance.

43:54
 

Chance falls to Tyler Blackett who heads at goal. Damian Martinez catches the ball.

43:18
 

Callum Harriott has an effort at goal.

41:39
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the net.

41:19
 

Rob Holding restarts play with the free kick.

41:05
 

Alex Iwobi fouled by George Evans, the ref awards a free kick.

40:25
 

Free kick taken by Armando Gabriel.

40:18
 

Unfair challenge on Carl Jenkinson by Callum Harriott results in a free kick.

32:49
Goal
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain slots the ball right footed into the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Reading.

32:23
 

Shot by Ainsley Maitland-Niles went over the net.

31:07
 

The ball is swung over by George Evans.

29:49
 

Mohamed Elneny has an effort at goal. Ali Al Habsi safely holds on.

28:19
 

Alex Iwobi takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

27:12
 

Unfair challenge on Rob Holding by Callum Harriott results in a free kick.

26:51
 

Corner taken by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

24:31
 

Joey van den Berg takes the free kick.

24:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dominic Samuel by Armando Gabriel.

23:46
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain takes the free kick.

22:18
 

Foul by Callum Harriott on Ainsley Maitland-Niles, free kick awarded.

21:09
 

Jordan Obita takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

19:05
 

Shot by Ainsley Maitland-Niles missed to the right of the target.

16:21
 

George Evans takes the free kick.

16:03
 

Liam Kelly fouled by Carl Jenkinson, the ref awards a free kick.

14:17
 

Liam Moore takes the free kick.

9:33
 

Joey van den Berg restarts play with the free kick.

9:26
 

Armando Gabriel concedes a free kick for a foul on Callum Harriott.

7:22
 

Shot by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain missed to the left of the net.

5:20
 

Carl Jenkinson takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by Ali Al Habsi prevents the goal.

5:20
 

Header by Carl Jenkinson goes harmlessly over the bar.

3:09
 

Dominic Samuel challenges Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain unfairly and gives away a free kick.

2:00
 

The official flags Callum Harriott offside.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

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