• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 26 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Sagna 39"

van Persie 42"

Rosicky 50"

Walcott 64"

Walcott 67"

5 - 2
Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur

Saha 3"

Adebayor 33" (P)

Adebayor 33" (P)

Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspur


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna39"
6 Koscielny
5 Vermaelen
28 Gibbs
17 Song
8 Arteta
14 Walcott64"67"
7 Rosicky50"
30 Benayoun
10 van Persie42"
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
9 Park
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
25 Jenkinson
27 Gervinho
29 Chamakh
49 Miquel

Tottenham Hotspur

24 Friedel
28 Walker
4 Kaboul
26 King
32 Assou-Ekotto
21 Kranjcar
8 Parker
14 Modric
3 Bale
10 Adebayor33"33"33"33"
15 Saha3"
Substitutes
23 Cudicini
7 Lennon
11 Van der Vaart
18 Defoe
20 Dawson
25 Rose
30 Sandro

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W L W W W W W W

Tottenham Hotspur

W W L D W W L W
Head to Head
Tottenham
2-1
Arsenal 02-Oct-2011
Tottenham
3-3
Arsenal 20-Apr-2011
Arsenal
2-3
Tottenham 20-Nov-2010
Tottenham
2-1
Arsenal 14-Apr-2010
Arsenal
3-0
Tottenham 31-Oct-2009
Tottenham
0-0
Arsenal 08-Feb-2009

Live Text Commentary
93:08 +3.08
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Younes Kaboul gets a block in.

91:02 +1.02
 

Yao Gervinho gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Raniere Sandro. Free kick taken by Gareth Bale.

89:12
 

Effort from just outside the area by Bacary Sagna goes over the target.

86:50
Substitution
 

Scott Parker gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen. Scott Parker shown a red card for second bookable offence. Yao Gervinho on for Yossi Benayoun. Alex Song takes the free kick.

85:33
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Parker. Rafael Van der Vaart restarts play with the free kick.

85:13
 

Centre by Kyle Walker, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

84:51
 

Emmanuel Adebayor is caught offside. Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

81:48
Substitution
 

Michael Dawson replaces Ledley King.

80:59
Substitution
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is brought on as a substitute for Theo Walcott.

77:48
Yellow card
 

Robin van Persie concedes a free kick for a foul on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Robin van Persie is given a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Luka Modric.

77:20
 

Short corner worked by Gareth Bale.

76:42
 

Shot by Scott Parker from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

76:18
 

Corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart from the left by-line, clearance made by Carl Jenkinson.

76:01
 

Carl Jenkinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Gareth Bale. Scott Parker takes the free kick.

75:36
 

Tomas Rosicky produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

74:27
Substitution
 

Effort from just outside the area by Gareth Bale goes over the bar. Kieran Gibbs goes off and Carl Jenkinson comes on.

73:04
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Emmanuel Adebayor by Laurent Koscielny. Rafael Van der Vaart crosses the ball in from the free kick.

71:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Benoit Assou-Ekotto on Theo Walcott. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

71:12
 

Rafael Van der Vaart produces a cross, Kieran Gibbs makes a clearance. Raniere Sandro takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

70:47
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart from the left by-line, Alex Song manages to make a clearance.

69:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuel Adebayor on Bacary Sagna. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

68:47
 

Corner taken left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart, Alex Song manages to make a clearance.

67:15
Goal
 

Theo Walcott grabs a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 5-2 Tottenham.Assist on the goal came from Alex Song.

65:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tomas Rosicky on Raniere Sandro. Ledley King restarts play with the free kick.

64:30
Goal
 

Theo Walcott finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 4-2 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from Robin van Persie.

60:38
Yellow card
 

Raniere Sandro gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie. Raniere Sandro shown a yellow card. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mikel Arteta from right channel, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Luka Modric. Mikel Arteta shoots direct from the free kick, Ledley King gets a block in. Corner from right by-line crossed in by Robin van Persie, save made by Brad Friedel.

59:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Raniere Sandro on Mikel Arteta. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

57:59
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Walker by Tomas Rosicky results in a free kick. Younes Kaboul restarts play with the free kick.

57:02
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Theo Walcott misses to the left of the goal.

55:31
 

Robin van Persie produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

54:53
 

The official flags Rafael Van der Vaart offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

52:33
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes the outswinging corner, Robin van Persie makes a clearance.

50:08
Goal
 

Tomas Rosicky scores a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Arsenal 3-2 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from Bacary Sagna.

47:11 +2.11
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross.

47:44
 

Yossi Benayoun concedes a free kick for a foul on Kyle Walker. Brad Friedel takes the direct free kick.

46:25
 

Yossi Benayoun takes a shot. Save made by Brad Friedel. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Robin van Persie, Alex Song takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save.

46:00
 

Emmanuel Adebayor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Song. Alex Song takes the direct free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Rafael Van der Vaart replaces Niko Kranjcar. Raniere Sandro joins the action as a substitute, replacing Louis Saha.

42:27
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the back of the net with a goal from outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Arsenal 2-2 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from Alex Song.

41:28
 

Mikel Arteta challenges Gareth Bale unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mikel Arteta goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes the direct free kick.

41:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Song by Emmanuel Adebayor. Direct free kick taken by Alex Song.

39:47
Goal
 

Effort from inside the penalty box by Robin van Persie strikes the post. Mikel Arteta produces a cross, Bacary Sagna grabs a headed goal from inside the box. Arsenal 1-2 Tottenham.Mikel Arteta provided the assist for the goal.

39:35
 

The ball is swung over by Tomas Rosicky.

38:10
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie, clearance by Younes Kaboul.

36:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuel Adebayor on Bacary Sagna. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

36:23
 

Shot by Gareth Bale. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

31:33
Goal
 

Wojciech Szczesny challenges Gareth Bale unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Emmanuel Adebayor scores a power penalty. Arsenal 0-2 Tottenham.Assist by Gareth Bale.

30:31
 

Laurent Koscielny challenges Niko Kranjcar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Laurent Koscielny goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

28:47
Yellow card
 

Foul by Scott Parker on Robin van Persie, free kick awarded. Luka Modric booked for dissent. Scott Parker is shown a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta. Mikel Arteta takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

27:12
 

Bacary Sagna crosses the ball, Kyle Walker makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mikel Arteta, clearance by Louis Saha.

23:56
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny. Kyle Walker produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

23:39
 

The ball is delivered by Bacary Sagna, Scott Parker makes a clearance.

20:55
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Younes Kaboul gets a block in. Corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie to the near post, Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Save made by Brad Friedel. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mikel Arteta, clearance by Louis Saha.

20:32
 

Centre by Kieran Gibbs, clearance made by Ledley King.

18:26
 

Gareth Bale sends in a cross, Niko Kranjcar produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

17:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Theo Walcott on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Benoit Assou-Ekotto restarts play with the free kick.

14:31
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Younes Kaboul. Effort from deep inside the area by Robin van Persie misses to the left of the goal.

13:42
 

Gareth Bale fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Parker takes the free kick.

11:51
 

Gareth Bale fouled by Bacary Sagna, the ref awards a free kick. Luka Modric crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

11:03
 

Effort from 35 yards by Thomas Vermaelen missed to the right of the goal.

10:30
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Scott Parker gets a block in.

9:52
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta. Direct free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

8:46
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta played to the near post.

7:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuel Adebayor on Laurent Koscielny. Laurent Koscielny restarts play with the free kick.

3:51
Goal
 

Louis Saha gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Arsenal 0-1 Tottenham.Assist on the goal came from Emmanuel Adebayor.

:12
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Parker by Mikel Arteta. Luka Modric takes the direct free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

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