• Date: Mon 26 December 2016
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium

Arsenal vs West Bromwich Albion


Team Lineups

Arsenal

33 Cech
24 Bellerin
5 Gabriel
6 Koscielny
3 Gibbs
34 Coquelin
29 Xhaka
7 Sanchez
11 Ozil
17 Iwobi
12 Giroud
Substitutes
8 Ramsey
9 Lucas Perez
13 Ospina
16 Holding
18 Monreal
31 Reine-Adelaide
35 Elneny

West Bromwich Albion

1 Foster
25 Dawson
23 McAuley
6 Evans
2 Nyom
5 Yacob
24 Fletcher
10 Phillips
22 Chadli
11 Brunt
9 Rondon
Substitutes
3 Olsson
4 Robson-Kanu
7 Morrison
8 Gardner
13 Myhill
14 McClean
20 Galloway

Possession Stats

68%
32%

Form Guide -

Arsenal

West Bromwich Albion



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

90:00 +2.48
 

Olivier Giroud gets a header at goal. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

90:00 +1.06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alexis Sanchez by James McClean.

90:00 +1.19
 

Aaron Ramsey restarts play with the free kick.

90:00 +0.14
 

Martinez Lucas Perez decides to take the corner short.

89:39
 

Alexis Sanchez takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

89:15
 

Aaron Ramsey takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Ben Foster saves using their feet.

88:55
 

Allan Nyom produces a cross.

88:11
 

Hal Robson-Kanu challenges Laurent Koscielny unfairly and gives away a free kick.

87:13
Yellow card
 

Aaron Ramsey receives a yellow card.

85:58
Goal
 

Olivier Giroud heads the ball into the goal. Arsenal 1-0 West Brom.Mesut Ozil provided the assist for the goal.

85:42
 

Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

85:32
 

The referee blows for offside against Hal Robson-Kanu.

83:48
 

Hector Bellerin crosses the ball.

82:05
 

Martinez Lucas Perez delivers the ball.

80:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Dawson by Alexis Sanchez.

80:54
 

Clearance made by Jonny Evans.

79:49
 

Nacho Monreal manages to make a clearance.

79:31
Substitution
 

Jose Salomon Rondon goes off and Hal Robson-Kanu comes on.

77:43
 

Allan Nyom manages to make a clearance.

76:32
 

Unfair challenge on Laurent Koscielny by Craig Dawson results in a free kick.

75:44
 

Martinez Lucas Perez produces a cross.

74:45
 

The ball is sent over by Allan Nyom.

73:17
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey comes on in place of Francis Coquelin.

70:26
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Martinez Lucas Perez coming on for Alex Iwobi.

70:14
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Nacho Monreal coming on for Kieran Gibbs.

69:44
 

Shot by Claudio Yacob went harmlessly over the bar.

69:05
 

Olivier Giroud makes a clearance.

68:36
 

Corner taken by Matt Phillips.

65:21
 

Granit Xhaka makes a clearance.

65:19
 

Darren Fletcher delivers the ball.

64:46
 

Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

64:11
 

Kieran Gibbs receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

63:11
 

Foul by Kieran Gibbs on Claudio Yacob, free kick awarded.

61:51
Substitution
 

Nacer Chadli goes off and James McClean comes on.

58:22
 

Shot by Olivier Giroud. Ben Foster saves using their feet.

56:48
 

Kieran Gibbs gets a header at goal.

55:39
 

Olivier Giroud heads at goal. Ben Foster catches the ball.

55:08
 

Alexis Sanchez takes a shot. Fine finger tip save by Ben Foster.

55:06
 

Centre by Alex Iwobi.

54:29
 

Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

53:57
 

Matt Phillips fouled by Francis Coquelin, the ref awards a free kick.

53:45
 

Gareth McAuley makes a clearance.

51:24
 

Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

50:56
 

Handball decision goes against Chris Brunt.

49:45
 

Alexis Sanchez takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the post.

49:41
 

Corner taken by Mesut Ozil.

49:20
 

Alex Iwobi has an effort at goal. Parried by Ben Foster back into danger.

49:16
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Gibbs.

46:32
 

Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

46:10
 

Olivier Giroud challenges Claudio Yacob unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:40
 

Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

45:38
 

Gareth McAuley takes the free kick.

45:12
 

Olivier Giroud challenges Claudio Yacob unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:00 +0.1
 

Francis Coquelin concedes a free kick for a foul on Nacer Chadli.

45:00 +0.48
 

Jose Salomon Rondon is caught offside.

44:47
 

Chris Brunt manages to make a clearance.

44:44
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Gibbs.

42:03
 

The referee books Olivier Giroud for unsporting behaviour.

42:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Olivier Giroud on Jonny Evans.

38:27
 

Alex Iwobi takes a shot. Claudio Yacob gets a block in.

38:17
 

Craig Dawson makes a clearance.

38:15
 

Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

36:09
 

Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

35:29
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Mesut Ozil.

33:34
 

The referee blows for offside against Jose Salomon Rondon.

32:03
 

Alexis Sanchez takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Parried by Ben Foster back into danger.

31:38
 

Headed chance falls to Jose Salomon Rondon. Save by Petr Cech.

31:26
 

The ball is crossed by Allan Nyom.

30:40
 

Corner taken by Mesut Ozil.

28:40
 

Foul by Olivier Giroud on Claudio Yacob, free kick awarded.

28:32
 

Clearance made by Allan Nyom.

28:28
 

Alexis Sanchez takes a shot. Blocked by Craig Dawson.

25:53
 

Ben Foster takes the free kick.

25:26
 

Granit Xhaka concedes a free kick for a foul on Jose Salomon Rondon.

23:34
 

Petr Cech takes the free kick.

23:24
 

Foul by Craig Dawson on Petr Cech, free kick awarded.

22:53
 

Clearance made by Granit Xhaka.

22:45
 

Corner taken by Chris Brunt from the right by-line.

19:42
 

Clearance by Jose Salomon Rondon.

19:38
 

The ball is sent over by Alex Iwobi.

19:35
 

Short corner worked by Mesut Ozil.

19:10
 

Claudio Yacob manages to make a clearance.

17:08
 

Corner taken by Mesut Ozil.

16:32
 

Clearance made by Kieran Gibbs.

16:30
 

Jose Salomon Rondon has a headed effort at goal. Laurent Koscielny gets a block in.

14:41
 

Jonny Evans makes a clearance.

13:52
 

Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

13:41
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jose Salomon Rondon.

13:01
 

Matt Phillips manages to make a clearance.

12:09
 

Kieran Gibbs manages to make a clearance.

11:22
 

Clearance made by Craig Dawson.

10:51
 

Gareth McAuley challenges Francis Coquelin unfairly and gives away a free kick.

10:05
 

Matt Phillips fouled by Armando Gabriel, the ref awards a free kick.

8:45
 

Jose Salomon Rondon concedes a free kick for a foul on Laurent Koscielny.

7:49
 

Kieran Gibbs makes a clearance.

7:04
 

Alexis Sanchez takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth McAuley.

6:16
 

Centre by Craig Dawson.

3:00
 

Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

2:36
 

Hector Bellerin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Claudio Yacob.

1:06
 

Clearance by Gareth McAuley.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

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