• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 23 November 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Giroud 21"

Giroud 85" (P)

2 - 0

Arsenal vs Southampton


Team Lineups

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny
28 Gibbs
8 Arteta
10 Wilshere
16 Ramsey
11 Ozil
19 Cazorla
12 Giroud21"85"
Substitutes
5 Vermaelen
7 Rosicky
14 Walcott
17 Monreal
21 Fabianski
23 Bendtner
44 Gnabry

Southampton

31 Boruc
2 Clyne
6 Fonte
26 Hooiveld
23 Shaw
12 Wanyama
4 Schneiderlin
9 Rodriguez
16 Ward-Prowse
20 Lallana
7 Lambert
Substitutes
3 Yoshida
8 Davis
17 Osvaldo
22 Chambers
25 Gazzaniga
38 Reed
40 Gallagher

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W

Southampton

L W L D L L W L
Head to Head
Southampton
1-1
Arsenal 01-Jan-2013
Arsenal
6-1
Southampton 15-Sep-2012
Southampton
1-1
Arsenal 26-Feb-2005
Arsenal
2-2
Southampton 30-Oct-2004
Arsenal
2-0
Southampton 10-Feb-2004
Southampton
0-1
Arsenal 29-Dec-2003


Live Text Commentary
92:43 +2.43
 

Foul by Victor Wanyama on Aaron Ramsey, free kick awarded.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

91:11 +1.11
 

Clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

91:08 +1.08
 

Jay Rodriguez takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

91:06 +1.06
 

Clearance by Per Mertesacker.

90:34 +0.34
 

Artur Boruc takes the free kick.

88:42
 

Artur Boruc restarts play with the free kick.

88:23
 

Olivier Giroud concedes a free kick for a foul on Jos Hooiveld.

87:52
 

Kieran Gibbs sends in a cross.

86:22
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Victor Wanyama by Olivier Giroud.

85:14
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Olivier Giroud. Arsenal 2-0 Southampton.

84:40
 

Per Mertesacker fouled by Jose Fonte, the ref awards a Penalty.

84:35
 

Corner taken by Tomas Rosicky from the right by-line.

83:39
 

Foul by Pablo Osvaldo on Aaron Ramsey, free kick awarded.

83:07
 

Clearance by Nacho Monreal.

81:58
 

Shot by Theo Walcott missed to the left of goal.

80:44
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Nacho Monreal coming on for Mesut Ozil.

79:45
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by James Ward-Prowse.

78:05
 

Rickie Lambert takes a shot. Laurent Koscielny gets a block in.

75:42
 

Victor Wanyama manages to make a clearance.

75:39
 

A cross is delivered by Jack Wilshere.

75:04
 

Clearance by James Ward-Prowse.

74:08
 

Pablo Osvaldo has an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny safely holds on.

73:27
Substitution
 

Tomas Rosicky comes on in place of Mikel Arteta.

71:44
 

Jack Wilshere fouled by Steven Davis, the ref awards a free kick.

71:34
 

Free kick taken by Jos Hooiveld.

71:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Olivier Giroud on Jose Fonte.

70:59
 

Shot by Pablo Osvaldo.

69:56
Substitution
 

Theo Walcott replaces Santi Cazorla.

67:40
 

Headed chance falls to Jack Wilshere. Artur Boruc safely holds on.

67:37
 

Bacary Sagna sends in a cross.

64:31
 

Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

63:55
 

Foul by Pablo Osvaldo on Bacary Sagna, free kick awarded.

63:49
 

Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

63:17
 

Olivier Giroud fouled by Jose Fonte, the ref awards a free kick.

62:26
 

Clearance made by Artur Boruc.

61:49
 

Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

60:55
 

Unfair challenge on James Ward-Prowse by Jack Wilshere results in a free kick.

60:46
 

Short corner taken by Santi Cazorla from the left by-line.

59:03
 

Clearance made by Nathaniel Clyne.

58:16
 

The ball is swung over by Kieran Gibbs.

56:51
 

Kieran Gibbs manages to make a clearance.

56:46
 

Free kick taken by Artur Boruc.

56:19
 

The referee blows for offside.

55:07
 

Clearance made by Kieran Gibbs.

53:10
Substitution
 

Pablo Osvaldo on for Adam Lallana.

52:36
 

Shot by Jay Rodriguez.

51:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Lallana on Aaron Ramsey.

51:19
 

Adam Lallana takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny safely holds on.

47:40 +2.4
 

Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

49:56
 

Jay Rodriguez concedes a free kick for a foul on Mesut Ozil.

49:34
 

Per Mertesacker manages to make a clearance.

48:29
 

Adam Lallana is ruled offside.

47:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Santi Cazorla by Victor Wanyama.

46:07 +1.07
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Jos Hooiveld a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

46:02 +1.02
 

Jos Hooiveld challenges Olivier Giroud unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

45:42
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Rickie Lambert.

45:15 +0.15
 

Artur Boruc takes the free kick.

45:10
 

Mesut Ozil is caught offside.

45:01
Substitution
 

Steven Davis is brought on as a substitute for Luke Shaw.

44:11
 

Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

41:45
 

Mikel Arteta delivers the ball.

41:33
 

Corner taken by Santi Cazorla from the left by-line.

41:05
 

Kieran Gibbs delivers the ball.

38:54
 

Shot by Jay Rodriguez. Wojciech Szczesny parries the effort to safety.

38:18
 

James Ward-Prowse produces a cross.

37:50
 

Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

37:24
 

The offside flag is raised against Rickie Lambert.

36:18
 

Olivier Giroud gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Victor Wanyama.

36:00
 

The referee blows for offside against Rickie Lambert.

34:44
 

Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

34:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jos Hooiveld on Olivier Giroud.

32:16
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by James Ward-Prowse.

31:43
 

James Ward-Prowse takes the free kick.

31:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Adam Lallana.

30:38
 

Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

30:19
 

Laurent Koscielny fouled by Adam Lallana, the ref awards a free kick.

28:34
 

Free kick taken by Jos Hooiveld.

28:16
 

Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

26:37
 

Corner taken by James Ward-Prowse.

26:02
 

Corner taken by James Ward-Prowse from the right by-line.

24:29
 

Jack Wilshere gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Shaw.

23:23
 

Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

23:05
 

Victor Wanyama gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Olivier Giroud.

21:23
Goal
 

Olivier Giroud scores with their left foot. Arsenal 1-0 Southampton.

18:29
 

Luke Shaw manages to make a clearance.

17:02
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot and hits the post.

14:59
 

Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

14:13
 

The referee blows for offside against Olivier Giroud.

13:03
 

Artur Boruc restarts play with the free kick.

11:26
 

Jay Rodriguez fouled by Bacary Sagna, the ref awards a free kick.

9:41
 

The ball is swung over by Bacary Sagna.

7:54
 

Victor Wanyama manages to make a clearance.

7:36
 

Clearance by Victor Wanyama.

5:25
 

Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

5:22
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Rickie Lambert.

5:10
 

Jose Fonte takes the free kick.

4:51
 

Mesut Ozil is ruled offside.

4:28
 

Kieran Gibbs makes a clearance.

2:56
 

Adam Lallana fouled by Kieran Gibbs, the ref awards a free kick.

2:11
 

Free kick crossed by James Ward-Prowse.

1:37
 

Adam Lallana fouled by Aaron Ramsey, the ref awards a free kick.

:15
 

The official flags Olivier Giroud offside.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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