• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Mon 13 January 2014
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Villa Park
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Benteke 75"

1 - 2
Arsenal

Arsenal

Wilshere 33"

Giroud 34"

Aston Villa vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

1 Guzan
6 Clark
4 Vlaar
2 Baker
34 Lowton
8 El Ahmadi
16 Delph
15 Westwood
14 Luna
11 Agbonlahor
20 Benteke75"
Substitutes
7 Bacuna
9 Helenius
10 Weimann
12 Albrighton
13 Steer
18 Sylla
24 Tonev

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny
17 Monreal
10 Wilshere33"
20 Flamini
44 Gnabry
11 Ozil
19 Cazorla
12 Giroud34"
Substitutes
7 Rosicky
9 Podolski
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
21 Fabianski
25 Jenkinson
28 Gibbs
30 Park

Possession Stats

29%
71%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L D W L W W L L

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-3
Aston Villa 17-Aug-2013
Arsenal
2-1
Aston Villa 23-Feb-2013
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal 24-Nov-2012
Arsenal
3-0
Aston Villa 24-Mar-2012
Aston Villa
1-2
Arsenal 21-Dec-2011
Arsenal
1-2
Aston Villa 15-May-2011


Live Text Commentary
95:33 +5.33
 

Short corner taken by Mesut Ozil from the left by-line.

95:11 +5.11
 

Ron Vlaar makes a clearance.

93:59 +3.59
 

Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

93:05 +3.05
 

Clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

91:55 +1.55
 

Clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

91:45 +1.45
 

Ron Vlaar takes the free kick.

90:10 +0.1
 

Clearance made by Mathieu Flamini.

88:58
 

Santi Cazorla manages to make a clearance.

88:57
 

Clearance by Per Mertesacker.

88:53
 

Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

88:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on Ashley Westwood.

86:44
 

Clearance by Per Mertesacker.

86:42
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross.

85:30
Substitution
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tomas Rosicky.

84:23
Yellow card
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor is booked.

84:12
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor challenges Mesut Ozil unfairly and gives away a free kick.

84:02
 

The ball is delivered by Leandro Bacuna.

82:39
 

Clearance by Per Mertesacker.

82:05
 

The ball is crossed by Matthew Lowton.

81:34
 

Fabian Delph takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny catches the ball.

78:13
 

Mesut Ozil crosses the ball.

77:58
 

Corner taken by Santi Cazorla.

77:32
 

Mesut Ozil crosses the ball.

75:16
Goal
 

Christian Benteke grabs a goal with a headed effort. Aston Villa 1-2 Arsenal.Assist by Matthew Lowton.

74:36
 

Clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

73:30
 

Shot by Christian Benteke went wide of the right-hand upright.

73:25
 

A cross is delivered by Leandro Bacuna.

73:00
Substitution
 

Andreas Weimann comes on in place of Karim El Ahmadi.

70:19
 

Clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

69:08
 

The ball is crossed by Fabian Delph.

68:54
 

Free kick crossed by Ashley Westwood.

68:40
Substitution
 

Tomas Rosicky comes on in place of Serge Gnabry.

67:55
 

Unfair challenge on Karim El Ahmadi by Mathieu Flamini results in a free kick.

67:06
 

Matthew Lowton delivers the ball.

65:32
Substitution
 

Nacho Monreal leaves the field to be replaced by Kieran Gibbs.

64:41
 

Ashley Westwood takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny safely holds on.

62:55
 

Clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

62:45
 

Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

62:15
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Christian Benteke.

60:46
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a block.

59:44
 

Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

59:22
 

Christian Benteke gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Laurent Koscielny.

58:45
 

Clearance by Mathieu Flamini.

51:23 +6.23
 

Christian Benteke concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Wilshere.

55:23
 

Ashley Westwood challenges Jack Wilshere unfairly and gives away a free kick.

55:17
 

Leandro Bacuna delivers the ball.

54:46
 

Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

54:37
 

Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

54:12
 

The referee blows for offside.

53:28
 

Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

52:26
 

Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Leandro Bacuna. Olivier Giroud gets a block in.

48:48 +3.48
 

Serge Gnabry manages to make a clearance.

48:37 +3.37
 

Corner taken by Ashley Westwood from the right by-line.

51:27
 

Jack Wilshere challenges Gabriel Agbonlahor unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

50:16
 

Free kick taken by Jack Wilshere.

50:04
 

Leandro Bacuna challenges Mathieu Flamini unfairly and gives away a free kick.

47:15 +2.15
 

Santi Cazorla concedes a free kick for a foul on Fabian Delph.

48:51
 

Clearance made by Ciaran Clark.

48:29
 

Leandro Bacuna takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny makes a block.

46:45 +1.45
 

Clearance by Per Mertesacker.

46:32 +1.32
 

Antonio Luna takes the free kick.

47:33
 

Christian Benteke fouled by Mathieu Flamini, the ref awards a free kick.

46:06 +1.06
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Westwood by Jack Wilshere results in a free kick.

45:42 +0.42
 

Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

45:55
 

Shot by Karim El Ahmadi went wide left of the goal.

45:50
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ashley Westwood.

45:17 +0.17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Per Mertesacker by Christian Benteke.

44:00
 

Corner taken by Mesut Ozil from the right by-line.

42:03
 

The ball is delivered by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

38:03
 

Santi Cazorla takes the free kick.

38:03
 

Jack Wilshere restarts play with the free kick.

37:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ashley Westwood on Santi Cazorla.

36:30
 

Mesut Ozil fouled by Fabian Delph, the ref awards a free kick.

36:19
 

Clearance made by Serge Gnabry.

36:13
 

Leandro Bacuna sends in a cross.

35:44
 

Per Mertesacker manages to make a clearance.

34:30
Goal
 

Olivier Giroud slots the ball left footed into the goal. Aston Villa 0-2 Arsenal.Assist by Jack Wilshere.

33:31
Goal
 

Jack Wilshere scores with a left foot finish. Aston Villa 0-1 Arsenal.Nacho Monreal provided the assist for the goal.

32:50
 

Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

31:32
 

Foul by Nacho Monreal on Gabriel Agbonlahor, free kick awarded.

29:23
 

Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

29:04
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Serge Gnabry on Ciaran Clark.

28:39
 

Santi Cazorla crosses the ball in from the free kick.

27:59
 

Unfair challenge on Serge Gnabry by Karim El Ahmadi results in a free kick.

27:31
 

Clearance made by Ron Vlaar.

24:28
 

Leandro Bacuna crosses the ball.

22:26
 

Christian Benteke concedes a free kick for a foul on Nacho Monreal.

21:46
 

The ball is crossed by Fabian Delph.

20:30
Substitution
 

Leandro Bacuna replaces Ron Vlaar.

13:34
 

Serge Gnabry takes a shot. Nathan Baker gets a block in.

13:08
 

Clearance by Ciaran Clark.

12:07
 

Fabian Delph takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

11:17
 

Foul by Olivier Giroud on Ron Vlaar, free kick awarded.

10:24
 

The ball is delivered by Nacho Monreal.

6:39
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Nathan Baker gets a block in.

6:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor on Mathieu Flamini.

5:56
 

Clearance by Bacary Sagna.

4:28
 

Bacary Sagna delivers the ball.

2:57
 

Corner taken short by Santi Cazorla.

2:29
 

Nathan Baker manages to make a clearance.

1:14
 

Karim El Ahmadi receives a caution.

:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Karim El Ahmadi.

:10
 

Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

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