• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Mon 02 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: Craven Cottage
Fulham

Fulham

Sidwell 84"

Zamora 90"

2 - 1
Arsenal

Arsenal

Koscielny 20"

Fulham vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Fulham

12 Stockdale
2 Kelly
5 Hangeland
14 Senderos
3 Riise
30 Dembele
13 Murphy
4 Sidwell84"
11 Ruiz
25 Zamora90"
23 Dempsey
Substitutes
38 Etheridge
6 Baird
9 Orlando Sa
15 Gecov
16 Duff
18 Hughes
21 Frei

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
20 Djourou
4 Mertesacker
6 Koscielny20"
39 Coquelin
17 Song
8 Arteta
14 Walcott
16 Ramsey
27 Gervinho
10 van Persie
Substitutes
1 Almunia
7 Rosicky
18 Squillaci
23 Arshavin
29 Chamakh
30 Benayoun
49 Miquel

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Fulham

L L W W L D L D

Arsenal

W W W W W W W W
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-1
Fulham 26-Nov-2011
Fulham
2-2
Arsenal 22-May-2011
Arsenal
2-1
Fulham 04-Dec-2010
Arsenal
4-0
Fulham 09-May-2010
Fulham
0-1
Arsenal 26-Sep-2009
Arsenal
0-0
Fulham 28-Feb-2009


Live Text Commentary
91:59 +1.59
Goal
 

Bobby Zamora grabs a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Fulham 2-1 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Stephen Kelly.

91:55 +1.55
 

Stephen Kelly sends in a cross, Sebastien Squillaci manages to make a clearance.

91:23 +1.23
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Moussa Dembele goes wide left of the goal.

90:26 +0.26
 

Long range effort from John Arne Riise misses to the left of the goal.

90:16 +0.16
 

Stephen Kelly crosses the ball, Tomas Rosicky manages to make a clearance.

89:47
 

Kerim Frei delivers the ball, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

89:13
 

Tomas Rosicky has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.

88:26
 

The referee blows for offside. Brede Hangeland takes the free kick.

87:51
 

Bryan Ruiz is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

87:03
 

The official flags Kerim Frei offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

86:51
 

Stephen Kelly crosses the ball, Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

84:17
Goal
 

Steve Sidwell scores a headed goal from close range. Fulham 1-1 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Philippe Senderos.

84:07
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Bryan Ruiz, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

83:59
 

Bobby Zamora takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Song.

82:42
 

Bobby Zamora is ruled offside. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

81:17
 

Foul by Moussa Dembele on Mikel Arteta, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

80:36
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey goes off and Sebastien Squillaci comes on.

80:17
 

The ball is sent over by Bobby Zamora.

79:20
 

Corner taken by Bryan Ruiz played to the near post, Robin van Persie manages to make a clearance.

77:31
Red card
 

Johan Djourou challenges Bobby Zamora unfairly and gives away a free kick. Johan Djourou sent off. Stephen Kelly shoots direct from the free kick.

76:24
 

Bryan Ruiz challenges Laurent Koscielny unfairly and gives away a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

76:03
 

The ball is swung over by Kerim Frei, clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

74:28
 

Bryan Ruiz takes a shot. Fantastic save by Wojciech Szczesny.

73:17
Substitution
 

Tomas Rosicky concedes a free kick for a foul on Kerim Frei. Yao Gervinho goes off and Yossi Benayoun comes on. Free kick taken by John Arne Riise.

71:53
 

Stephen Kelly sends in a cross, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

70:40
 

Yao Gervinho has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

68:18
Substitution
 

The referee penalises Clint Dempsey for handball. Kerim Frei comes on in place of Danny Murphy. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

67:16
 

The referee blows for offside against Francis Coquelin. Free kick taken by David Stockdale.

66:37
 

The ball is delivered by Johan Djourou, clearance made by Philippe Senderos.

66:23
 

Yao Gervinho produces a cross, clearance made by Philippe Senderos.

65:36
 

The ball is crossed by Bryan Ruiz, Clint Dempsey has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.

62:25
Yellow card
 

Johan Djourou challenges Moussa Dembele unfairly and gives away a free kick. Johan Djourou receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Danny Murphy crosses the ball, Headed effort on goal by Philippe Senderos from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

61:02
 

Moussa Dembele has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

60:13
 

Robin van Persie challenges Steve Sidwell unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Philippe Senderos.

58:54
 

Alex Song gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Clint Dempsey. Danny Murphy takes the free kick. Effort on goal by Steve Sidwell from long range goes over the bar.

54:51
 

Stephen Kelly delivers the ball.

54:10
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. John Arne Riise gets a block in.

52:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Johan Djourou by Danny Murphy. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

51:38
 

Theo Walcott sends in a cross, Brede Hangeland makes a clearance.

51:01
 

Johan Djourou challenges Clint Dempsey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

49:33
 

The ball is sent over by John Arne Riise, Steve Sidwell has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

48:21
 

The offside flag is raised against Bobby Zamora. Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

46:45
 

Bryan Ruiz takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

45:58 +0.58
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Danny Murphy, Philippe Senderos has a headed effort from close in and clears the bar.

45:08 +0.08
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Save by David Stockdale.

43:50
 

Clint Dempsey crosses the ball, clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

42:54
 

Robin van Persie is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Danny Murphy.

41:56
 

A cross is delivered by Robin van Persie, John Arne Riise makes a clearance.

41:09
 

John Arne Riise produces a cross, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Bobby Zamora misses to the right of the target.

39:27
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Blocked by Philippe Senderos.

38:33
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Kelly.

37:19
 

Shot from just outside the box by Theo Walcott misses to the left of the target.

35:54
 

Clint Dempsey has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses left.

34:25
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. David Stockdale makes a comfortable save.

32:03
 

Centre by Francis Coquelin, Robin van Persie takes a shot. Comfortable save by David Stockdale.

30:33
 

Bryan Ruiz has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

30:01
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Comfortable save by David Stockdale.

29:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Clint Dempsey. Robin van Persie crosses the ball in from the free kick, Stephen Kelly makes a clearance.

29:01
 

Theo Walcott sends in a cross, blocked by John Arne Riise.

28:46
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Brede Hangeland gets a block in.

28:00
 

Theo Walcott sends in a cross, clearance by Steve Sidwell.

26:01
 

Inswinging corner taken by Danny Murphy, Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

25:48
 

The ball is swung over by Bobby Zamora, Johan Djourou manages to make a clearance.

24:48
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on Brede Hangeland. Direct free kick taken by Danny Murphy.

22:07
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. David Stockdale makes a fantastic save. Yao Gervinho takes a shot. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mikel Arteta, save by David Stockdale.

21:49
 

Centre by Theo Walcott.

20:30
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Aaron Ramsey, Laurent Koscielny scores a headed goal from close range. Fulham 0-1 Arsenal.Assist by Aaron Ramsey.

20:05
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot. Blocked by Aaron Ramsey.

19:44
 

Short corner worked by Aaron Ramsey, Robin van Persie produces a cross, clearance by Philippe Senderos.

18:49
 

Bobby Zamora concedes a free kick for a foul on Laurent Koscielny. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

17:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Song on Moussa Dembele. Danny Murphy takes the direct free kick.

15:08
 

Theo Walcott is caught offside. John Arne Riise takes the free kick.

13:26
 

Francis Coquelin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Bobby Zamora. Danny Murphy produces a cross, Brede Hangeland has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.

13:12
 

The ball is crossed by John Arne Riise.

12:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Bryan Ruiz. Bryan Ruiz takes the direct free kick.

11:59
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a cross, Philippe Senderos manages to make a clearance.

11:10
 

Mikel Arteta fouled by Steve Sidwell, the ref awards a free kick. Per Mertesacker takes the free kick.

10:38
 

Alex Song challenges Moussa Dembele unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Arne Riise.

10:09
 

John Arne Riise fouled by Robin van Persie, the ref awards a free kick. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

9:46
 

Bobby Zamora takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

7:52
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Robin van Persie, Yao Gervinho has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.

7:13
 

The ball is sent over by Theo Walcott, Brede Hangeland manages to make a clearance.

4:42
 

Bryan Ruiz takes a shot. Mikel Arteta gets a block in.

3:49
 

Shot by Danny Murphy from just outside the area goes over the net.

2:50
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Save by David Stockdale.

:56
 

Centre by Theo Walcott, Yao Gervinho takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 33 28 65
4 Man City 32 31 61
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Southampton 33 21 56
7 Tottenham Hotspur 32 4 54
8 Swansea 33 -4 47
9 Stoke 33 -3 46
10 West Ham 32 2 43

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