• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 01 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Reebok Stadium

Bolton Wanderers vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Bolton Wanderers

1 Bogdan
2 Steinsson
12 Knight
31 Wheater
18 Ricketts
7 Eagles
19 Reo-Coker
6 Muamba
10 Petrov
16 Davies
24 Ngog
Substitutes
22 Jaaskelainen
9 Sanli
14 Davies
17 Klasnic
21 Pratley
25 Boyata
39 Riley

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen
6 Koscielny
16 Ramsey
17 Song
14 Walcott
8 Arteta
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
10 van Persie
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
7 Rosicky
9 Park
12 Henry
23 Arshavin
30 Benayoun
39 Coquelin

Possession Stats

36%
64%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Bolton Wanderers

L L D W D L D D

Arsenal

W L W W W W W W
Head to Head
Arsenal
3-0
Bolton 24-Sep-2011
Bolton
2-1
Arsenal 24-Apr-2011
Arsenal
4-1
Bolton 11-Sep-2010
Arsenal
4-2
Bolton 20-Jan-2010
Bolton
0-2
Arsenal 17-Jan-2010
Arsenal
1-0
Bolton 10-Jan-2009

Live Text Commentary
92:25 +2.25
 

Unfair challenge on Tuncay Sanli by Thierry Henry results in a free kick. Gretar Rafn Steinsson takes the free kick.

92:09 +2.09
 

Header by Mark Davies from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

91:35 +1.35
 

Foul by Tomas Rosicky on Zat Knight, free kick awarded. Adam Bogdan restarts play with the free kick.

90:06 +0.06
 

Shot by Mark Davies from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

89:19
 

Tuncay Sanli takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

88:03
Substitution
 

The official flags Thierry Henry offside. Darren Pratley joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nigel Reo-Coker. Adam Bogdan takes the indirect free kick.

87:21
 

Shot from just outside the box by Nigel Reo-Coker misses to the left of the target.

85:24
 

Thomas Vermaelen challenges Kevin Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Gretar Rafn Steinsson from right channel.

82:19
 

Samuel Ricketts takes a shot. Per Mertesacker gets a block in.

79:12
Substitution
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Shot by Theo Walcott from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target. Tomas Rosicky comes on in place of Aaron Ramsey. (Bolton) makes a substitution, with Tuncay Sanli coming on for Martin Petrov.

75:05
 

Kevin Davies challenges Bacary Sagna unfairly and gives away a free kick. Bacary Sagna takes the free kick.

73:55
Substitution
 

Kevin Davies joins the action as a substitute, replacing David Ngog. Corner taken left-footed by Martin Petrov to the near post, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

69:08
 

Nigel Reo-Coker fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. Martin Petrov fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Martin Petrov, Zat Knight takes a shot. Robin van Persie gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Martin Petrov. David Ngog takes a shot. Blocked by Thomas Vermaelen. Effort on goal by Gretar Rafn Steinsson from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

68:15
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post. Thierry Henry replaces Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

65:53
 

Outswinging corner taken by Martin Petrov, Thomas Vermaelen manages to make a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by Martin Petrov from the left by-line, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

65:03
 

Robin van Persie takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Zat Knight.

64:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fabrice Muamba on Alex Song. Bacary Sagna takes the free kick.

63:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Samuel Ricketts by Bacary Sagna. Free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.

61:29
 

Shot by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Save by Adam Bogdan. Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie, Close range headed effort by Laurent Koscielny goes wide of the left-hand post.

60:59
 

Shot from close in by Robin van Persie hits the post.

60:33
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Samuel Ricketts gets a block in.

59:24
 

The official flags Thomas Vermaelen offside. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.

56:59
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against David Ngog. Indirect free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

55:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by Chris Eagles, Headed effort from inside the area by David Wheater misses to the right of the target.

53:57
 

Theo Walcott challenges David Ngog unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Bogdan takes the free kick.

52:23
 

The referee blows for offside against Theo Walcott. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.

51:57
 

David Ngog takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

51:15
 

Robin van Persie is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.

48:15
 

Mikel Arteta fouled by Mark Davies, the ref awards a free kick. Per Mertesacker restarts play with the free kick.

45:55
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, David Wheater manages to make a clearance.

43:53
 

David Ngog concedes a free kick for a foul on Per Mertesacker. Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick.

41:20
 

Foul by Mikel Arteta on Chris Eagles, free kick awarded. Martin Petrov crosses the ball in from the free kick.

38:18
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain by Gretar Rafn Steinsson. Gretar Rafn Steinsson receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Mikel Arteta, Zat Knight manages to make a clearance.

36:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Mark Davies. Thomas Vermaelen goes into the book. Martin Petrov crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

33:36
 

David Ngog is caught offside. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

28:35
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Davies by Bacary Sagna results in a free kick. Chris Eagles crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

26:44
 

Shot from 25 yards by Samuel Ricketts. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

25:01
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Save by Adam Bogdan. Corner taken by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from the right by-line, Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. David Wheater gets a block in.

22:17
 

Shot by David Ngog from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

21:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Chris Eagles. Nigel Reo-Coker restarts play with the free kick.

20:08
 

Shot from just outside the box by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain goes over the bar.

19:50
 

David Ngog takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

18:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain by Chris Eagles. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

17:17
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, Headed effort from inside the area by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain misses to the left of the target.

16:20
 

Martin Petrov is caught offside. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

15:21
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

14:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fabrice Muamba on Mikel Arteta. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

14:17
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against David Ngog. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

11:21
 

Effort on goal by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

10:42
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. David Wheater gets a block in.

10:23
 

Foul by David Ngog on Mikel Arteta, free kick awarded. Thomas Vermaelen takes the direct free kick.

9:07
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Save by Adam Bogdan.

8:00
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Gretar Rafn Steinsson manages to make a clearance.

4:11
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, David Ngog makes a clearance.

1:54
 

Theo Walcott is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Adam Bogdan 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

Full Barclays Premier League Table