• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 24 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Craven Cottage
Fulham

Fulham

Bent 76"

1 - 3
Arsenal

Arsenal

Giroud 13"

Podolski 67"

Fulham vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Fulham

13 Stockdale
27 Riether
18 Hughes
5 Hangeland
3 Riise
16 Duff
28 Parker
7 Sidwell
19 Taarabt
8 Kasami
9 Berbatov
Substitutes
10 Ruiz
11 Kacaniklic
14 Karagounis
17 Briggs
23 Boateng
38 Etheridge
39 Bent76"

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
25 Jenkinson
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
28 Gibbs
7 Rosicky
16 Ramsey
14 Walcott
19 Cazorla
9 Podolski67"
12 Giroud13"
Substitutes
10 Wilshere
17 Monreal
21 Fabianski
22 Sanogo
26 Frimpong
44 Gnabry
58 Zelalem

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 D W
Head to Head
Fulham
0-1
Arsenal 20-Apr-2013
Arsenal
3-3
Fulham 10-Nov-2012
Fulham
2-1
Arsenal 02-Jan-2012
Arsenal
1-1
Fulham 26-Nov-2011
Fulham
2-2
Arsenal 22-May-2011
Arsenal
2-1
Fulham 04-Dec-2010


Live Text Commentary
93:59 +3.59
 

Clearance by Aaron Hughes.

93:24 +3.24
 

Dimitar Berbatov has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

92:22 +2.22
 

Aaron Hughes makes a clearance.

91:19 +1.19
 

The ball is sent over by Sascha Riether.

90:51 +0.51
 

Theo Walcott takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by David Stockdale prevents the goal.

90:15 +0.15
 

Clearance made by John Arne Riise.

87:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Pajtim Kasami.

87:41
 

Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

87:09
 

The referee blows for offside.

87:06
 

Nacho Monreal manages to make a clearance.

87:01
 

Giorgos Karagounis crosses the ball in from the free kick.

86:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nacho Monreal on Giorgos Karagounis.

86:11
 

Giorgos Karagounis sends in a cross.

85:18
 

Scott Parker makes a clearance.

84:16
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Theo Walcott.

83:51
 

Aaron Hughes manages to make a clearance.

83:18
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Kacaniklic.

82:44
 

Aaron Hughes makes a clearance.

82:07
 

Pajtim Kasami delivers the ball.

81:54
 

Clearance by Aaron Hughes.

81:25
 

Clearance made by Brede Hangeland.

80:51
Substitution
 

Yaya Sanogo on for Lukas Podolski.

80:11
 

Clearance made by Kieran Gibbs.

79:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Giorgos Karagounis by Jack Wilshere.

79:02
 

Jack Wilshere takes a shot. Per Mertesacker has an effort at goal. Blocked by Aaron Hughes.

78:57
 

Free kick crossed by Theo Walcott.

78:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sascha Riether on Nacho Monreal.

77:33
Yellow card
 

Booking for Pajtim Kasami for unsporting behaviour.

76:28
Goal
 

Darren Bent grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Fulham 1-3 Arsenal.

76:26
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny parries the ball but the danger is not over.

76:16
 

Giorgos Karagounis takes a shot. Per Mertesacker gets a block in.

75:12
 

Giorgos Karagounis has an effort at goal. Blocked by Santi Cazorla.

74:51
 

Clearance by Santi Cazorla.

73:18
 

Sascha Riether manages to make a clearance.

73:02
 

Clearance by John Arne Riise.

72:14
Yellow card
 

Booking for Scott Parker for unsporting behaviour.

72:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Santi Cazorla by Scott Parker.

71:10
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Nacho Monreal coming on for Olivier Giroud.

69:26
 

A cross is delivered by Alex Kacaniklic.

67:06
Goal
 

Lukas Podolski scores a left footed goal. Fulham 0-3 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Santi Cazorla.

66:36
 

Lukas Podolski makes a clearance.

66:35
 

Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

66:19
 

Santi Cazorla manages to make a clearance.

65:05
 

Pajtim Kasami takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

64:32
 

Free kick taken by John Arne Riise.

63:38
 

Aaron Ramsey restarts play with the free kick.

63:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Pajtim Kasami.

61:42
 

Clearance made by Bacary Sagna.

61:22
Substitution
 

Alex Kacaniklic joins the action as a substitute, replacing Adel Taarabt.

61:02
 

Clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

58:28
Substitution
 

(Fulham) makes a substitution, with Darren Bent coming on for Damien Duff.

57:58
 

Damien Duff challenges Kieran Gibbs unfairly and gives away a free kick.

57:11
 

The ball is swung over by Carl Jenkinson.

56:35
 

Corner taken by Theo Walcott from the right by-line.

56:07
 

Aaron Ramsey has an effort at goal. Blocked by John Arne Riise.

55:09
 

Clearance by Carl Jenkinson.

53:49
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Theo Walcott.

52:06
 

Shot by Theo Walcott missed to the left of the target.

50:17
 

Bacary Sagna makes a clearance.

48:45
 

Free kick crossed by Adel Taarabt.

48:00
 

Foul by Carl Jenkinson on Pajtim Kasami, free kick awarded.

47:45
 

Clearance by Aaron Hughes.

46:52
 

A cross is delivered by Adel Taarabt.

46:12
 

Adel Taarabt has an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny parries the effort to safety.

45:38
 

Clearance made by Aaron Hughes.

40:30
Goal
 

Lukas Podolski grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Fulham 0-2 Arsenal.

40:28
 

A cross is delivered by Theo Walcott.

38:51
 

Clearance made by Lukas Podolski.

37:59
 

Kieran Gibbs takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

37:37
 

Clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

36:02
 

John Arne Riise makes a clearance.

35:57
 

Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

35:12
 

Unfair challenge on Bacary Sagna by Dimitar Berbatov results in a free kick.

34:30
 

Steve Sidwell takes the free kick.

34:15
 

Aaron Ramsey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pajtim Kasami.

33:27
 

Sascha Riether restarts play with the free kick.

33:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Santi Cazorla on Damien Duff.

30:51
 

Lukas Podolski makes a clearance.

30:50
 

Clearance by Sascha Riether.

30:50
 

Sascha Riether makes a clearance.

29:36
 

Scott Parker takes a shot and goes over the bar.

28:26
 

Adel Taarabt takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

26:41
 

Clearance made by Aaron Hughes.

26:18
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Pajtim Kasami. Wojciech Szczesny safely holds on.

25:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Santi Cazorla on Adel Taarabt.

25:03
 

Kieran Gibbs makes a clearance.

21:16
 

Theo Walcott takes the chance to get an effort at goal. John Arne Riise gets a block in.

20:11
 

Aaron Ramsey goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

19:26
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. A parry by David Stockdale prevents the goal.

18:57
 

Clearance by Steve Sidwell.

18:45
 

Clearance by Brede Hangeland.

18:40
 

The ball is delivered by Carl Jenkinson.

17:54
 

Lukas Podolski makes a clearance.

17:20
 

Kieran Gibbs manages to make a clearance.

15:57
 

Steve Sidwell has an effort at goal. Blocked by Bacary Sagna.

15:52
 

Damien Duff takes a shot. Adel Taarabt takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny parries the ball away. Wojciech Szczesny parries the effort to safety.

15:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Damien Duff by Kieran Gibbs.

14:40
 

Clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

14:39
 

Centre by Sascha Riether.

13:31
Goal
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a brilliant shot. Olivier Giroud scores with their left foot. Fulham 0-1 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Aaron Ramsey.

13:10
 

Clearance made by John Arne Riise.

13:08
 

Kieran Gibbs delivers the ball.

12:22
 

Lukas Podolski manages to make a clearance.

11:44
 

Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

11:11
 

Header at goal by Bacary Sagna misses to the right.

10:47
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Aaron Hughes gets a block in.

10:29
 

Headed chance falls to Olivier Giroud. Blocked by John Arne Riise.

9:36
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. David Stockdale parries the effort to safety.

9:17
 

Free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

8:58
 

Damien Duff is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

7:56
 

Lukas Podolski makes a clearance.

6:24
 

Strike on goal comes in from John Arne Riise from the free kick and goes right of the post.

5:28
 

Unfair challenge on Adel Taarabt by Carl Jenkinson results in a free kick.

4:09
 

Aaron Ramsey manages to make a clearance.

3:07
 

Bacary Sagna takes the free kick.

2:44
 

Unfair challenge on Carl Jenkinson by Dimitar Berbatov results in a free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 34 33 70
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

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