• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 10 September 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium

Arsenal vs Swansea City


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny
28 Gibbs
16 Ramsey
26 Frimpong
8 Arteta
23 Arshavin
14 Walcott
10 van Persie
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
9 Park
11 Andre Santos
20 Djourou
29 Chamakh
30 Benayoun
39 Coquelin

Swansea City

1 Vorm
22 Rangel
4 Caulker
2 Williams
3 Taylor
26 Agustien
7 Britton
24 Allen
11 Sinclair
12 Dyer
10 Graham
Substitutes
25 Tremmel
14 Dobbie
18 Lita
19 Moore
20 Bessone
27 Gower
29 Richards

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W

Swansea City

W D L W W W L L
Head to Head
Arsenal
2-1
Swansea 01-Jan-1983
Swansea
1-2
Arsenal 20-Nov-1982
Arsenal
0-2
Swansea 27-Feb-1982
Swansea
2-0
Arsenal 10-Oct-1981


Live Text Commentary
93:12 +3.12
 

Luke Moore is adjudged to have handled the ball. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

92:52 +2.52
 

Kieran Gibbs takes a shot. Save by Michel Vorm.

91:19 +1.19
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mark Gower. Shot from close range by Danny Graham clears the bar.

90:30 +0.3
 

Corner taken short by Scott Sinclair. Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Per Mertesacker gets a block in.

88:05
 

Stephen Dobbie produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

86:23
 

Luke Moore concedes a free kick for a foul on Mikel Arteta. Aaron Ramsey takes the direct free kick.

86:05
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Blocked by Ashley Williams.

84:11
 

Foul by Mark Gower on Francis Coquelin, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Francis Coquelin.

83:16
Substitution
 

Nathan Dyer leaves the field to be replaced by Luke Moore.

82:30
 

Marouane Chamakh takes a shot. Save by Michel Vorm.

80:07
Substitution
 

Mikel Arteta has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post. Robin van Persie leaves the field to be replaced by Marouane Chamakh.

79:18
 

Stephen Dobbie takes a shot. Comfortable save by Wojciech Szczesny.

78:25
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Williams by Francis Coquelin results in a free kick. Mark Gower takes the direct free kick.

77:07
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Stephen Dobbie. Booking for Mikel Arteta for unsporting behaviour. Steven Caulker restarts play with the free kick.

73:23
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Nathan Dyer. Francis Coquelin on for Emmanuel Frimpong. (Swansea) makes a substitution, with Stephen Dobbie coming on for Joe Allen. Free kick taken by Mark Gower.

67:04
 

Foul by Steven Caulker on Theo Walcott, free kick awarded. Steven Caulker goes into the referee's book. Free kick crossed by Mikel Arteta, comfortable save by Michel Vorm.

65:07
 

Danny Graham has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

63:09
Substitution
 

Mark Gower comes on in place of Kemy Agustien.

61:45
Substitution
 

Yossi Benayoun replaces Andrey Arshavin.

58:41
 

Robin van Persie produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

57:29
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes harmlessly over the bar.

55:53
 

Robin van Persie has an effort at goal from the edge of the box striking the post.

53:42
 

Per Mertesacker challenges Nathan Dyer unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kemy Agustien restarts play with the free kick.

52:06
Yellow card
 

Laurent Koscielny concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Sinclair. Laurent Koscielny booked. Scott Sinclair produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick,

51:11
 

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

47:42 +2.42
 

Nathan Dyer takes a shot. Blocked by Kieran Gibbs.

46:55 +1.55
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Ashley Williams.

48:09
Yellow card
 

Foul by Theo Walcott on Neil Taylor, free kick awarded. The referee shows Theo Walcott a yellow card. Ashley Williams takes the direct free kick.

45:19 +0.19
 

Theo Walcott produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

42:47
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie, Steven Caulker manages to make a clearance.

39:50
Goal
 

Andrey Arshavin scores a goal from just inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Swansea.

39:39
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Blocked by Ashley Williams.

37:44
 

Corner taken by Kemy Agustien from the right by-line.

34:56
 

Corner taken right-footed by Kemy Agustien. Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Blocked by Bacary Sagna. Joe Allen takes a shot. Blocked by Bacary Sagna.

30:34
 

Robin van Persie takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Steven Caulker.

25:41
 

Foul by Emmanuel Frimpong on Nathan Dyer, free kick awarded. Strike on goal comes in from Kemy Agustien from the free kick.

24:11
Yellow card
 

Mikel Arteta fouled by Kemy Agustien, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Kemy Agustien a yellow card. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

23:59
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Scott Sinclair. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

23:15
 

Neil Taylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Theo Walcott. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

22:37
 

Emmanuel Frimpong produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.

20:38
 

Aaron Ramsey concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Allen. Direct free kick taken by Joe Allen.

19:16
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Aaron Ramsey goes wide left of the goal.

18:39
 

Corner taken short by Bacary Sagna.

17:14
 

Kieran Gibbs is caught offside. Michel Vorm takes the indirect free kick.

14:35
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Clearance made by Steven Caulker.

9:32
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Steven Caulker gets a block in. Corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Ashley Williams manages to make a clearance.

9:09
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Nathan Dyer. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

7:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuel Frimpong on Joe Allen. Free kick taken by Joe Allen.

3:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Danny Graham. Mikel Arteta fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Steven Caulker gets a block in.

2:28
 

Danny Graham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Emmanuel Frimpong. Emmanuel Frimpong takes the free kick.

1:40
 

Mikel Arteta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Caulker. Michel Vorm takes the direct free kick.

:53
 

Effort on goal by Aaron Ramsey from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

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