• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 03 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Anfield
Liverpool

Liverpool

Koscielny 22" (OG)

1 - 2
Arsenal

Arsenal

van Persie 30"

van Persie 90"

Liverpool vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Liverpool

25 Reina
34 Kelly
37 Skrtel
23 Carragher
3 Jose Enrique
20 Spearing
18 Kuyt
14 Henderson
26 Adam
19 Downing
7 Suarez
Substitutes
32 Doni
9 Carroll
11 Maxi
16 Coates
33 Shelvey
38 Flanagan
39 Bellamy

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna
6 Koscielny22"
5 Vermaelen
28 Gibbs
8 Arteta
17 Song
14 Walcott
7 Rosicky
30 Benayoun
10 van Persie30"90"
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
2 Diaby
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
25 Jenkinson
27 Gervinho
29 Chamakh
49 Miquel

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Liverpool

W W L L W D L W

Arsenal

W W W W W W D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
0-2
Liverpool 20-Aug-2011
Arsenal
1-1
Liverpool 17-Apr-2011
Liverpool
1-1
Arsenal 15-Aug-2010
Arsenal
1-0
Liverpool 10-Feb-2010
Liverpool
1-2
Arsenal 13-Dec-2009
Liverpool
4-4
Arsenal 21-Apr-2009


Live Text Commentary
96:15 +6.15
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

94:46 +4.46
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Theo Walcott. Jose Reina takes the indirect free kick.

93:46 +3.46
 

Kieran Gibbs takes a shot. Jose Reina makes a comfortable save.

92:48 +2.48
Substitution
 

Jay Spearing leaves the field to be replaced by Andy Carroll.

91:56 +1.56
Goal
 

Robin van Persie scores a goal from inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Liverpool 1-2 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Alex Song.

90:58 +0.58
 

Martin Kelly challenges Kieran Gibbs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

90:44 +0.44
 

The ball is crossed by Charlie Adam, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

88:56
 

The referee blows for offside. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

87:23
Substitution
 

Craig Bellamy is brought on as a substitute for Stewart Downing.

87:12
 

Theo Walcott delivers the ball, clearance by Martin Skrtel.

85:13
 

The official flags Dirk Kuyt offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

84:29
 

The ball is sent over by Bacary Sagna, clearance made by Jay Spearing.

82:38
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain by Jordan Henderson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

82:11
 

Stewart Downing takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Robin van Persie manages to make a clearance.

81:52
 

Charlie Adam takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Alex Song.

81:43
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique crosses the ball, Kieran Gibbs manages to make a clearance.

81:17
 

The ball is delivered by Jordan Henderson, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

79:33
Substitution
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on for Vassiriki Diaby.

78:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Laurent Koscielny. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the free kick.

78:38
 

A cross is delivered by Tomas Rosicky, Theo Walcott takes a shot. Save made by Jose Reina.

76:31
 

Stewart Downing produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

76:25
 

The ball is delivered by Jordan Henderson, clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

75:08
 

Dirk Kuyt challenges Kieran Gibbs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick.

74:54
 

The ball is delivered by Dirk Kuyt, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

74:15
 

Stewart Downing crosses the ball, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

72:59
Substitution
 

Luis Suarez challenges Vassiriki Diaby unfairly and gives away a free kick. Yossi Benayoun goes off and Yao Gervinho comes on. Wojciech Szczesny takes the direct free kick.

70:57
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot from 12 yards. Jose Reina makes a brilliant save.

70:07
 

Dirk Kuyt is caught offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

68:50
 

A cross is delivered by Dirk Kuyt, Martin Kelly produces a right-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

68:40
 

Jordan Henderson crosses the ball, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

68:19
 

Stewart Downing takes the outswinging corner, Robin van Persie makes a clearance.

68:10
 

Centre by Charlie Adam, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

67:25
 

Alex Song challenges Stewart Downing unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Charlie Adam from right wing, clearance by Robin van Persie.

67:10
 

The ball is crossed by Charlie Adam.

65:24
 

Tomas Rosicky delivers the ball, clearance made by Jordan Henderson.

64:21
 

Charlie Adam challenges Yossi Benayoun unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alex Song restarts play with the free kick.

63:35
 

The ball is sent over by Stewart Downing, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

62:45
Yellow card
 

Thomas Vermaelen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez. Thomas Vermaelen is booked. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Carragher.

60:11
 

Jay Spearing takes a shot. Brilliant save by Wojciech Szczesny.

59:41
 

Outswinging corner taken by Stewart Downing from the left by-line.

58:13
 

Theo Walcott produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

56:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Laurent Koscielny on Luis Suarez. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

53:21
 

A cross is delivered by Martin Kelly, blocked by Kieran Gibbs.

52:59
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Vassiriki Diaby. Comfortable save by Jose Reina.

46:18 +1.18
 

Charlie Adam delivers the ball, Shot by Dirk Kuyt from inside the box hits the post.

46:52
Substitution
 

Charlie Adam concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Song. Vassiriki Diaby is brought on as a substitute for Mikel Arteta. Thomas Vermaelen takes the direct free kick.

45:57 +0.57
 

Jordan Henderson crosses the ball, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

45:55
 

Shot by Luis Suarez from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

43:45
 

Jordan Henderson sends in a cross, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

43:00
 

The ball is sent over by Theo Walcott.

41:38
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique challenges Theo Walcott unfairly and gives away a free kick. Bacary Sagna takes the direct free kick.

40:36
 

Centre by Martin Kelly, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

39:10
 

Stewart Downing takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Header from close range by Martin Skrtel clears the bar.

38:58
 

Shot by Luis Suarez. Wojciech Szczesny makes a fantastic save.

38:36
 

The ball is delivered by Stewart Downing, Kieran Gibbs makes a clearance.

38:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Song on Stewart Downing. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

35:20
 

Mikel Arteta fouled by Luis Suarez, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

34:36
 

Tomas Rosicky concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Spearing. Jamie Carragher takes the direct free kick.

33:42
 

The ball is crossed by Martin Kelly.

32:32
 

The ball is sent over by Stewart Downing, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

32:03
 

Corner taken by Charlie Adam from the right by-line, Kieran Gibbs makes a clearance.

31:21
 

Corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam from the right by-line, clearance by Bacary Sagna.

30:19
Goal
 

Bacary Sagna produces a cross, Robin van Persie scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Liverpool 1-1 Arsenal.Assist by Bacary Sagna.

27:14
 

Dirk Kuyt concedes a free kick for a foul on Bacary Sagna. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

24:58
 

Luis Suarez has an effort at goal from deep inside the area striking the post.

24:43
 

Shot from 18 yards by Jordan Henderson. Wojciech Szczesny makes a fantastic save.

22:28
Goal
 

Jordan Henderson produces a cross, Laurent Koscielny puts the ball into his own goal. Liverpool 1-0 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Jordan Henderson.

19:33
 

Wojciech Szczesny fouled by Luis Suarez, the ref awards a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

18:47
 

Corner taken left-footed by Stewart Downing, fantastic save by Wojciech Szczesny.

18:35
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

18:22
 

Shot by Dirk Kuyt. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

17:01
Goal
 

Wojciech Szczesny gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez. A brilliant save by Wojciech Szczesny from penalty by Dirk Kuyt. Liverpool 0-0 Arsenal.

15:18
 

The ball is delivered by Martin Kelly, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

14:25
 

Unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Kieran Gibbs results in a free kick. Jay Spearing restarts play with the free kick.

14:12
 

Kieran Gibbs delivers the ball, clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

13:52
 

A cross is delivered by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

12:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Charlie Adam on Alex Song. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

11:39
 

Corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam to the near post.

10:57
 

Foul by Kieran Gibbs on Luis Suarez, free kick awarded. Jamie Carragher takes the free kick.

10:29
 

Bacary Sagna takes a shot from 20 yards.

9:38
 

Dirk Kuyt takes a shot from a long way out which goes wide of the right-hand post.

7:11
 

Effort from 18 yards by Theo Walcott. Save made by Jose Reina.

5:14
 

The ball is delivered by Mikel Arteta, save by Jose Reina.

3:27
 

The offside flag is raised against Luis Suarez. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

2:06
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam, Headed effort from close range by Martin Kelly goes wide left of the goal.

1:12
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

:20
 

Corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

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

Full Barclays Premier League Table