• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 22 February 2014
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Giroud 4"

Giroud 30"

Rosicky 41"

Koscielny 56"

4 - 1
Sunderland

Sunderland

Giaccherini 80"

Arsenal vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny56"
17 Monreal
8 Arteta
10 Wilshere
19 Cazorla
7 Rosicky41"
9 Podolski
12 Giroud4"30"
Substitutes
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
20 Flamini
21 Fabianski
22 Sanogo
23 Bendtner
25 Jenkinson
44 Gnabry

Sunderland

25 Mannone
2 Bardsley
27 Vergini
16 O'Shea
28 Alonso
26 Bridcutt
11 Johnson
4 Ki
14 Colback
31 Borini
17 Altidore
Substitutes
7 Larsson
8 Gardner
12 Celustka
23 Giaccherini80"
24 Cuellar
30 Scocco
32 Ustari

Possession Stats

64%
36%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W L D D W L W D

Sunderland

W W D D L L L D
Head to Head
Sunderland
1-3
Arsenal 14-Sep-2013
Sunderland
0-1
Arsenal 09-Feb-2013
Arsenal
0-0
Sunderland 18-Aug-2012
Sunderland
1-2
Arsenal 11-Feb-2012
Arsenal
2-1
Sunderland 16-Oct-2011
Arsenal
0-0
Sunderland 05-Mar-2011


Live Text Commentary
91:07 +1.07
 

Centre by Jack Wilshere.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

87:09
 

Lukas Podolski delivers the ball.

86:04
 

Mikel Arteta challenges Jack Colback unfairly and gives away a free kick.

85:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Olivier Giroud by Marcos Alonso.

83:16
 

Serge Gnabry has an effort at goal. Vito Mannone makes a block.

82:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Ignacio Scocco.

82:05
 

Fabio Borini is caught offside.

80:40
Goal
 

Emanuele Giaccherini scores with a right foot finish. Arsenal 4-1 Sunderland.

80:37
 

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball in from the free kick.

80:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Olivier Giroud on Sebastian Larsson.

76:03
 

Carl Jenkinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Emanuele Giaccherini.

75:59
 

Carl Jenkinson makes a clearance.

75:38
 

Serge Gnabry takes a shot. A parry by Vito Mannone prevents the goal.

72:45
Substitution
 

Serge Gnabry joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tomas Rosicky.

72:34
Substitution
 

Ignacio Scocco on for Sung-Yeung Ki.

69:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Sebastian Larsson.

69:01
 

Sung-Yeung Ki takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny fumbles the ball.

68:57
 

Centre by Marcos Alonso.

68:11
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Olivier Giroud results in a free kick.

66:15
Substitution
 

Laurent Koscielny goes off and Mathieu Flamini comes on.

64:41
 

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball in from the free kick.

63:56
 

Laurent Koscielny challenges Fabio Borini unfairly and gives away a free kick.

63:37
 

Bacary Sagna makes a clearance.

63:10
 

Emanuele Giaccherini crosses the ball.

62:56
 

Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

61:32
 

John O'Shea concedes a free kick for a foul on Olivier Giroud.

59:24
 

Clearance by Per Mertesacker.

59:21
 

A cross is delivered by Marcos Alonso.

56:12
Goal
 

Corner taken by Santi Cazorla from the right by-line. Laurent Koscielny scores. Arsenal 4-0 Sunderland.Assist by Santi Cazorla.

54:48
 

Clearance made by Lukas Podolski.

53:39
 

Per Mertesacker restarts play with the free kick.

52:55
 

Centre by Bacary Sagna.

52:25
 

Bacary Sagna takes the free kick.

52:04
 

Emanuele Giaccherini challenges Olivier Giroud unfairly and gives away a free kick.

50:36
 

Mikel Arteta makes a clearance.

50:33
 

Emanuele Giaccherini crosses the ball.

50:26
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a short corner.

49:08
 

Fabio Borini takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny parries the effort to safety.

47:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Olivier Giroud on Sung-Yeung Ki.

46:47
 

Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

46:24
 

John O'Shea challenges Olivier Giroud unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:21
 

Santi Cazorla challenges Marcos Alonso unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Emanuele Giaccherini comes on in place of Jozy Altidore.

45:01
Substitution
 

Carl Jenkinson on for Bacary Sagna.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

43:56
 

Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

43:40
 

John O'Shea challenges Olivier Giroud unfairly and gives away a free kick.

41:44
Goal
 

Tomas Rosicky slots the ball right footed into the goal. Arsenal 3-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Olivier Giroud.

40:02
 

John O'Shea manages to make a clearance.

39:04
 

Olivier Giroud concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Colback.

38:10
 

Jack Wilshere gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marcos Alonso.

37:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marcos Alonso on Jack Wilshere.

35:44
 

Lukas Podolski takes a shot. Blocked by Phil Bardsley.

34:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Santiago Vergini on Olivier Giroud.

32:25
 

Bacary Sagna takes a brilliant shot. Jack Colback gets a block in.

32:17
 

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

31:41
 

The ball is crossed by Lukas Podolski.

30:31
Goal
 

Olivier Giroud slots the ball left footed into the goal. Arsenal 2-0 Sunderland.

26:52
 

Clearance made by Jack Colback.

23:43
 

Corner taken by Adam Johnson from the right by-line.

23:14
 

Free kick crossed by Adam Johnson.

22:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tomas Rosicky on Fabio Borini.

16:49
 

Phil Bardsley makes a clearance.

14:26
 

Centre by Tomas Rosicky.

14:02
 

John O'Shea gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Olivier Giroud.

11:40
 

Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

11:13
 

The referee blows for offside against Fabio Borini.

8:21
 

The ball is crossed by Nacho Monreal.

8:02
 

Free kick crossed by Santi Cazorla.

7:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fabio Borini on Santi Cazorla.

7:09
 

Marcos Alonso makes a clearance.

4:29
Goal
 

Olivier Giroud scores with their left foot. Arsenal 1-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Jack Wilshere.

4:26
 

The assist for the goal came from Jack Wilshere.

3:02
 

Bacary Sagna delivers the ball.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

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