• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 10 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Bloomfield Road
Blackpool

Blackpool

Taylor-Fletcher 51"

1 - 3
Arsenal

Arsenal

Diaby 17"

Eboue 20"

van Persie 75"

Blackpool vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Blackpool

28 Kingson
15 Baptiste
6 Evatt
20 Cathcart
3 Crainey
26 Adam
4 Southern
12 Taylor-Fletcher51"
42 Puncheon
39 Campbell
16 Varney
Substitutes
1 Rachubka
5 Eardley
10 Ormerod
23 Phillips
41 Kornilenko
43 Reid
44 Beattie

Arsenal

13 Lehmann
27 Eboue20"
18 Squillaci
6 Koscielny
22 Clichy
2 Diaby17"
4 Fabregas
19 Wilshere
8 Nasri
10 van Persie75"
23 Arshavin
Substitutes
1 Almunia
7 Rosicky
14 Walcott
16 Ramsey
28 Gibbs
29 Chamakh
52 Bendtner

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Blackpool

L L L D D D W L

Arsenal

W L W W W W W W
Head to Head
Arsenal
6-0
Blackpool 21-Aug-2010
Arsenal
1-0
Blackpool 20-Mar-1971
Blackpool
0-1
Arsenal 07-Nov-1970
Blackpool
0-3
Arsenal 21-Jan-1967
Arsenal
1-1
Blackpool 17-Sep-1966
Arsenal
0-0
Blackpool 05-Mar-1966

Live Text Commentary
92:30 +2.3
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid, clearance made by Vassiriki Diaby.

92:25 +2.25
 

Matt Phillips produces a cross, blocked by Gael Clichy.

90:41 +0.41
 

Unfair challenge on Theo Walcott by Stephen Crainey results in a free kick. Emmanuel Eboue restarts play with the free kick.

89:13
 

Jack Wilshere fouled by Ian Evatt, the ref awards a free kick. Theo Walcott has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

87:59
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey on for Francesc Fabregas.

87:26
 

Jack Wilshere challenges Charlie Adam unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

87:03
 

Sergey Kornilenko concedes a free kick for a foul on Francesc Fabregas. Francesc Fabregas takes the free kick.

85:44
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Kieran Gibbs coming on for Samir Nasri. Sergey Kornilenko on for Jason Puncheon.

85:11
 

Alex Baptiste delivers the ball, Ian Evatt takes a shot. Save by Jens Lehmann.

84:54
 

Stephen Crainey delivers the ball, Gael Clichy manages to make a clearance.

83:32
 

The ball is sent over by Matt Phillips, save made by Jens Lehmann.

81:57
Substitution
 

Matt Phillips comes on in place of Keith Southern.

80:39
 

The referee blows for offside. Jens Lehmann restarts play with the free kick.

80:07
 

Centre by Robin van Persie, save by Richard Kingson.

79:17
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie from the left by-line, Headed effort from inside the area by Francesc Fabregas misses to the left of the target.

79:02
 

Charlie Adam challenges Jack Wilshere unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Emmanuel Eboue.

78:46
 

Gary Taylor-Fletcher takes a shot. Sebastien Squillaci gets a block in.

78:10
 

Dudley Campbell takes a shot. Save by Jens Lehmann.

75:23
Goal
 

Robin van Persie scores a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Blackpool 1-3 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Theo Walcott.

74:28
 

Gary Taylor-Fletcher produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

73:39
 

Theo Walcott is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ian Evatt takes the indirect free kick.

72:58
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

72:32
 

Gael Clichy delivers the ball, Richard Kingson manages to make a clearance.

71:45
 

Centre by Samir Nasri, clearance by Craig Cathcart.

68:36
 

Stephen Crainey goes into the book. Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Crainey on Theo Walcott. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robin van Persie, clearance made by Craig Cathcart.

67:49
 

Centre by Theo Walcott.

66:39
 

Effort from just outside the area by Alex Baptiste goes over the target.

66:12
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Theo Walcott. Richard Kingson takes the free kick.

66:00
 

Centre by Vassiriki Diaby, clearance by Ian Evatt.

65:29
 

Centre by Samir Nasri, clearance made by Craig Cathcart.

64:07
 

Andy Reid concedes a free kick for a foul on Francesc Fabregas. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robin van Persie from right channel, clearance made by Ian Evatt.

63:40
Yellow card
 

Keith Southern is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Keith Southern challenges Jack Wilshere unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Francesc Fabregas.

63:22
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Andy Reid results in a free kick. Emmanuel Eboue takes the free kick.

61:22
 

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

60:31
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Theo Walcott coming on for Andrey Arshavin. Dudley Campbell is caught offside. Jens Lehmann takes the free kick.

59:25
Substitution
 

Luke Varney leaves the field to be replaced by Andy Reid.

58:30
 

The ball is sent over by Gary Taylor-Fletcher, clearance made by Gael Clichy.

57:53
 

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

57:23
 

Francesc Fabregas concedes a free kick for a foul on Charlie Adam. Stephen Crainey restarts play with the free kick.

56:59
 

Francesc Fabregas takes a shot. Blocked by Keith Southern.

56:35
 

The ball is crossed by Luke Varney, Gael Clichy manages to make a clearance.

55:43
 

The ball is crossed by Gary Taylor-Fletcher, Header from close in by Keith Southern misses to the left of the goal.

54:29
 

Shot by Jack Wilshere from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

53:54
 

Unfair challenge on Samir Nasri by Charlie Adam results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Robin van Persie, save made by Richard Kingson.

53:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Puncheon on Francesc Fabregas. Direct free kick taken by Sebastien Squillaci.

52:30
 

Jack Wilshere goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

51:21
Goal
 

Gary Taylor-Fletcher fires in a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Blackpool 1-2 Arsenal.

50:28
 

Robin van Persie sends in a cross, clearance made by Ian Evatt.

48:21
 

Luke Varney fouled by Emmanuel Eboue, the ref awards a free kick. Charlie Adam sends in a cross, Close range shot by Luke Varney misses to the left of the target.

46:49 +1.49
 

Francesc Fabregas has an effort at goal from long distance that misses to the right of the goal.

47:38
 

Ian Evatt is caught offside. Jens Lehmann takes the free kick.

47:00
 

Foul by Jack Wilshere on Charlie Adam, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Charlie Adam, clearance made by Vassiriki Diaby.

46:25
 

A cross is delivered by Gary Taylor-Fletcher, clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

45:54 +0.54
 

The ball is swung over by Luke Varney, Dudley Campbell takes a shot. Jens Lehmann makes a save.

46:05
 

Jason Puncheon fouled by Jack Wilshere, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen Crainey.

45:23 +0.23
Yellow card
 

Vassiriki Diaby booked. Unfair challenge on Alex Baptiste by Vassiriki Diaby results in a free kick. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

45:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Luke Varney on Emmanuel Eboue. Free kick taken by Emmanuel Eboue.

44:55
 

Jack Wilshere has a lobbed shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

43:45
 

Vassiriki Diaby challenges Gary Taylor-Fletcher unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charlie Adam crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel.

42:52
 

The ball is crossed by Emmanuel Eboue, Richard Kingson makes a save.

41:32
 

Jason Puncheon is adjudged to have handled the ball. Francesc Fabregas crosses the ball in from the free kick.

40:54
 

The offside flag is raised against Robin van Persie. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.

40:01
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, clearance made by Ian Evatt.

37:43
 

The referee blows for offside. Richard Kingson takes the indirect free kick.

36:50
 

Shot by Samir Nasri from inside the penalty box bounces off the post.

36:36
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

34:30
 

Robin van Persie decides to take a short corner.

32:45
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

31:00
 

Unfair challenge on Charlie Adam by Emmanuel Eboue results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Charlie Adam from left wing, clearance made by Gael Clichy.

30:20
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Charlie Adam, Francesc Fabregas manages to make a clearance.

30:15
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Crainey, Sebastien Squillaci gets a block in.

26:41
 

Francesc Fabregas crosses the ball, clearance made by Craig Cathcart.

24:00
 

The ball is crossed by Samir Nasri, clearance made by Alex Baptiste.

23:43
 

Vassiriki Diaby produces a cross, Craig Cathcart makes a clearance.

20:39
Goal
 

Emmanuel Eboue finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the box high into the middle of the goal. Blackpool 0-2 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Jack Wilshere.

17:33
Goal
 

Goal scored by Vassiriki Diaby from close range low into the middle of the goal. Blackpool 0-1 Arsenal.Assist by Robin van Persie.

16:35
 

Samir Nasri is caught offside. Richard Kingson takes the indirect free kick.

16:19
 

Charlie Adam concedes a free kick for a foul on Vassiriki Diaby. Free kick taken by Francesc Fabregas.

16:01
 

Charlie Adam delivers the ball, clearance by Gael Clichy.

15:49
 

Charlie Adam sends in a cross.

15:38
 

Centre by Gary Taylor-Fletcher, Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

15:17
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Taylor-Fletcher by Gael Clichy results in a free kick. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

14:49
 

Outswinging corner taken by Charlie Adam from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Ian Evatt goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

14:29
 

Jason Puncheon takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

10:11
 

Centre by Luke Varney, save by Jens Lehmann.

9:31
 

Gary Taylor-Fletcher crosses the ball, save by Jens Lehmann.

7:56
 

Charlie Adam challenges Francesc Fabregas unfairly and gives away a free kick. Robin van Persie produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

6:47
 

The ball is delivered by Luke Varney.

5:56
 

Luke Varney sends in a cross, Sebastien Squillaci gets a block in.

5:21
 

Andrey Arshavin has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

5:11
 

The ball is swung over by Francesc Fabregas, clearance made by Craig Cathcart.

4:43
 

Corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, clearance made by Charlie Adam.

4:34
 

Robin van Persie delivers the ball, clearance made by Ian Evatt.

3:57
 

The offside flag is raised against Dudley Campbell. Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

2:33
 

Corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam to the near post, Close range headed effort by Ian Evatt misses to the right of the target.

2:29
 

Jason Puncheon crosses the ball, blocked by Sebastien Squillaci.

1:56
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam played to the near post, clearance made by Francesc Fabregas.

1:49
 

Alex Baptiste delivers the ball, blocked by Gael Clichy.

1:44
 

Gary Taylor-Fletcher crosses the ball, blocked by Gael Clichy.

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

Full Barclays Premier League Table