• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Tue 27 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal

Arsenal

Gervinho 7"

1 - 1

Arsenal vs Wolverhampton Wanderers


Team Lineups

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
20 Djourou
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny
5 Vermaelen
17 Song
8 Arteta
7 Rosicky
30 Benayoun
27 Gervinho7"
10 van Persie
Substitutes
1 Almunia
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
16 Ramsey
23 Arshavin
29 Chamakh
39 Coquelin
49 Miquel

Wolverhampton Wanderers

1 Hennessey
23 Zubar
14 Johnson
16 Berra
11 Ward
17 Jarvis
8 Henry
37 Forde
12 Hunt
20 Milijas
10 Fletcher37"
Substitutes
31 De Vries
3 Elokobi
5 Stearman
9 Ebanks-Blake
19 Hammill
29 Doyle
34 Guedioura

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W

Wolverhampton Wanderers

L L L D L D D L
Head to Head
Arsenal
2-0
Wolverhampton 12-Feb-2011
Wolverhampton
0-2
Arsenal 10-Nov-2010
Arsenal
1-0
Wolverhampton 03-Apr-2010
Wolverhampton
1-4
Arsenal 07-Nov-2009
Wolverhampton
1-3
Arsenal 07-Feb-2004
Arsenal
3-0
Wolverhampton 26-Dec-2003


Live Text Commentary
94:36 +4.36
 

Aaron Ramsey sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the area by Robin van Persie misses to the left of the goal.

94:27 +4.27
 

Robin van Persie delivers the ball, Kevin Doyle makes a clearance.

94:20 +4.2
 

Robin van Persie produces a cross, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

93:33 +3.33
 

Foul by Kevin Doyle on Yao Gervinho, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mikel Arteta from right wing, Christophe Berra makes a clearance.

92:26 +2.26
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a cross, Robin van Persie has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

90:43 +0.43
Yellow card
 

Wayne Hennessey is booked.

89:39
 

The ball is crossed by Andrey Arshavin, Stephen Ward makes a clearance.

89:26
 

Tomas Rosicky decides to take a short corner.

89:13
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Save made by Wayne Hennessey.

86:48
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Marouane Chamakh goes over the bar.

86:34
 

The ball is crossed by Laurent Koscielny, save made by Wayne Hennessey.

84:20
Substitution
 

Marouane Chamakh replaces Johan Djourou. Kevin Doyle on for Stephen Hunt.

84:11
 

Aaron Ramsey delivers the ball, Roger Johnson makes a clearance.

82:51
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by Wayne Hennessey.

81:36
 

Stephen Hunt challenges Johan Djourou unfairly and gives away a free kick. Robin van Persie produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Wayne Hennessey makes a save.

81:26
 

The ball is crossed by Thomas Vermaelen, Stephen Hunt makes a clearance.

80:38
 

The ball is swung over by Yao Gervinho, clearance by Roger Johnson.

79:28
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

77:54
 

Mikel Arteta decides to take the corner short.

77:49
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot.

77:35
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Christophe Berra gets a block in.

77:06
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta, clearance by Karl Henry.

76:53
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Blocked by Richard Stearman.

76:24
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Richard Stearman makes a clearance.

74:23
Red card
 

Nenad Milijas concedes a free kick for a foul on Mikel Arteta. Nenad Milijas is shown a red card for serious foul play. Mikel Arteta shoots direct from the free kick, Steven Fletcher gets a block in.

74:12
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Ramsey.

72:47
Yellow card
 

Adlene Guedioura gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Per Mertesacker. The referee shows Adlene Guedioura a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

72:11
 

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

69:50
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey joins the action as a substitute, replacing Alex Song. Adlene Guedioura replaces Anthony Forde.

68:04
Yellow card
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Fletcher. Booking for Alex Song for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Nenad Milijas from right channel.

66:46
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Roger Johnson makes a clearance.

66:12
 

The ball is sent over by Tomas Rosicky, Per Mertesacker takes a shot. Save by Wayne Hennessey. Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Christophe Berra.

65:41
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Christophe Berra makes a clearance.

64:25
 

Foul by Karl Henry on Yao Gervinho, free kick awarded. Strike on goal comes in from Robin van Persie from the free kick, save by Wayne Hennessey.

62:35
Substitution
 

Andrey Arshavin replaces Yossi Benayoun.

61:16
 

Effort by Nenad Milijas from a long way out goes over the crossbar.

59:42
 

Thomas Vermaelen is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Wayne Hennessey.

58:34
 

Yao Gervinho delivers the ball, save by Wayne Hennessey.

57:01
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Robin van Persie, Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Wayne Hennessey makes a save.

56:56
 

The referee cautions Thomas Vermaelen for dissent.

56:43
 

A cross is delivered by Laurent Koscielny, Richard Stearman gets a block in.

56:09
 

A cross is delivered by Yao Gervinho.

52:08
 

The referee gives a free kick against Robin van Persie for handball. Wayne Hennessey restarts play with the free kick.

51:34
 

Mikel Arteta takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Steven Fletcher makes a clearance.

51:05
 

The ball is delivered by Johan Djourou, clearance by Christophe Berra.

47:00 +2
 

The ball is swung over by Robin van Persie.

46:35 +1.35
 

Anthony Forde takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

47:34
 

Yao Gervinho is ruled offside. Wayne Hennessey takes the free kick.

46:02 +1.02
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen Ward.

45:59
 

Unfair challenge on Yao Gervinho by Ronald Zubar results in a free kick. Thomas Vermaelen takes the indirect free kick.

43:17
 

Matthew Jarvis sends in a cross.

42:16
 

Nenad Milijas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Yossi Benayoun. Per Mertesacker restarts play with the free kick.

41:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Ward on Yossi Benayoun. Johan Djourou takes the indirect free kick.

39:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tomas Rosicky by Nenad Milijas. Mikel Arteta takes the indirect free kick.

39:30
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Save by Wayne Hennessey.

37:30
Goal
 

Stephen Hunt takes a shot. Thomas Vermaelen gets a block in. Steven Fletcher finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Arsenal 1-1 Wolverhampton.Stephen Hunt provided the assist for the goal.

37:14
 

Nenad Milijas takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Johan Djourou.

33:54
 

Unfair challenge on Per Mertesacker by Stephen Hunt results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

31:05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Roger Johnson on Robin van Persie. Roger Johnson goes into the referee's book. Shot comes in from Mikel Arteta from the free kick, save by Wayne Hennessey.

30:37
 

Robin van Persie is ruled offside. Karl Henry takes the indirect free kick.

29:57
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Wayne Hennessey makes a clearance.

29:38
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by Wayne Hennessey.

28:44
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot. Blocked by Roger Johnson.

25:07
 

Stephen Hunt takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

22:44
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie, Stephen Hunt makes a clearance.

22:35
 

The ball is crossed by Robin van Persie, Stephen Ward manages to make a clearance.

20:48
 

The referee blows for offside. Laurent Koscielny takes the indirect free kick.

19:17
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mikel Arteta, Stephen Ward manages to make a clearance.

18:13
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

17:47
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Nenad Milijas, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

17:10
 

Robin van Persie produces a cross, Ronald Zubar makes a clearance.

16:09
 

Nenad Milijas takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Johan Djourou makes a clearance.

15:53
 

A cross is delivered by Ronald Zubar, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

15:22
 

Robin van Persie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Christophe Berra. Karl Henry takes the indirect free kick.

14:37
 

Robin van Persie has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.

13:44
 

Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Roger Johnson gets a block in.

7:33
Goal
 

Yao Gervinho fires in a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Arsenal 1-0 Wolverhampton.Assist by Yossi Benayoun.

7:18
 

Centre by Matthew Jarvis, clearance by Per Mertesacker.

6:18
 

Foul by Tomas Rosicky on Stephen Hunt, free kick awarded. Wayne Hennessey restarts play with the free kick.

4:56
 

Matthew Jarvis takes a shot. Per Mertesacker gets a block in.

2:19
 

Unfair challenge on Yossi Benayoun by Matthew Jarvis results in a free kick. Johan Djourou restarts play with the free kick.

:49
 

Corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, clearance by Ronald Zubar.

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

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