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  • Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 02 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Anfield
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Arsenal

Arsenal

Podolski 30"

Cazorla 67"

Liverpool vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Liverpool

25 Reina
2 Johnson
37 Skrtel
5 Agger
3 Jose Enrique
8 Gerrard
24 Allen
4 Sahin
29 Borini
7 Suarez
31 Sterling
Substitutes
1 Jones
14 Henderson
16 Coates
19 Downing
23 Carragher
33 Shelvey
34 Kelly

Arsenal

24 Mannone
25 Jenkinson
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen
28 Gibbs
2 Diaby
8 Arteta
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
19 Cazorla67"
9 Podolski30"
12 Giroud
Substitutes
36 Martinez
6 Koscielny
11 Andre Santos
14 Walcott
16 Ramsey
22 Coquelin
27 Gervinho

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Liverpool

L W D L W D L L

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Liverpool
1-2
Arsenal 03-Mar-2012
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


Live Text Commentary
92:30 +2.3
 

Foul by Luis Suarez on Vassiriki Diaby, free kick awarded. Vito Mannone takes the direct free kick.

91:50 +1.5
 

Corner taken short by Steven Gerrard. Steven Gerrard delivers the ball, clearance made by Olivier Giroud.

90:52 +0.52
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Jonjo Shelvey results in a free kick. Jonjo Shelvey is shown a yellow card. Clarindo Andre Santos takes the direct free kick.

89:37
Substitution
 

Jonjo Shelvey takes a shot. Save by Vito Mannone. Laurent Koscielny joins the action as a substitute, replacing Thomas Vermaelen. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard, Clarindo Andre Santos makes a clearance.

87:42
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot from close range clearing the crossbar.

85:58
 

Jonjo Shelvey has a drilled shot. Save made by Vito Mannone.

85:16
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

83:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Gerrard on Mikel Arteta. Mikel Arteta takes the direct free kick.

82:02
 

Santi Cazorla takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Close range header by Olivier Giroud goes over the bar.

81:43
 

The ball is delivered by Steven Gerrard, clearance made by Kieran Gibbs.

80:41
Substitution
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot from 20 yards. Blocked by Kieran Gibbs. Clarindo Andre Santos replaces Lukas Podolski. Corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard, Clarindo Andre Santos makes a clearance.

80:14
 

Centre by Jonjo Shelvey, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

79:13
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Sanchez Jose Enrique. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

77:50
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Santi Cazorla played to the near post, Thomas Vermaelen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jose Reina. Jose Reina takes the free kick.

74:16
 

The ball is swung over by Raheem Sterling, clearance made by Per Mertesacker. Jonjo Shelvey produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

71:58
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey is brought on as a substitute for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

71:42
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson, save made by Vito Mannone.

68:48
 

Kieran Gibbs gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stewart Downing. Direct free kick taken by Glen Johnson.

67:19
Goal
 

Santi Cazorla finds the net with a goal from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Liverpool 0-2 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Lukas Podolski.

66:14
Substitution
 

Jonjo Shelvey comes on in place of Nuri Sahin.

65:00
 

Santi Cazorla has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

64:15
 

A cross is delivered by Raheem Sterling, Headed effort on goal by Stewart Downing from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

63:51
 

Steven Gerrard produces a cross, save by Vito Mannone.

63:17
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot. Thomas Vermaelen gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Steven Gerrard, Per Mertesacker manages to make a clearance.

62:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stewart Downing on Mikel Arteta. Vito Mannone takes the free kick.

61:08
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Daniel Agger. Save by Vito Mannone.

60:12
 

Carl Jenkinson takes a shot. Save by Jose Reina.

57:13
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Luis Suarez. Vito Mannone makes a save. Corner taken by Nuri Sahin from the right by-line, Lukas Podolski manages to make a clearance.

56:35
 

Corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard to the near post, clearance by Olivier Giroud.

56:02
 

Corner taken by Stewart Downing from the right by-line to the near post, Olivier Giroud manages to make a clearance.

53:52
Substitution
 

Stewart Downing comes on in place of Fabio Borini.

52:58
 

Fabio Borini sends in a cross, Carl Jenkinson manages to make a clearance. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

52:06
 

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

50:51
 

Centre by Steven Gerrard.

47:01 +2.01
 

Unfair challenge on Lukas Podolski by Fabio Borini results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

46:45 +1.45
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique sends in a cross, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

47:58
 

Foul by Sanchez Jose Enrique on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, free kick awarded. Vito Mannone restarts play with the free kick.

46:43
 

Vassiriki Diaby fouled by Martin Skrtel, the ref awards a free kick. Martin Skrtel receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Mikel Arteta takes the direct free kick.

45:29 +0.29
 

The ball is delivered by Glen Johnson, Vito Mannone makes a save.

45:53
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Blocked by Daniel Agger.

45:14 +0.14
 

Thomas Vermaelen concedes a free kick for a foul on Nuri Sahin. Joe Allen takes the free kick.

44:18
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Nuri Sahin. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Santi Cazorla, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

43:46
 

The official flags Raheem Sterling offside. Vito Mannone takes the free kick.

40:29
 

Effort from inside the area by Olivier Giroud misses to the left of the goal.

39:47
 

Fabio Borini takes a shot. Blocked by Thomas Vermaelen.

38:24
 

Mikel Arteta concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Allen. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

37:53
 

Raheem Sterling has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

36:28
 

Inswinging corner taken by Steven Gerrard from the left by-line, Thomas Vermaelen manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Steven Gerrard, clearance by Lukas Podolski.

35:32
 

Luis Suarez challenges Mikel Arteta unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

34:59
 

The ball is sent over by Vassiriki Diaby, clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

34:34
 

The ball is crossed by Steven Gerrard, Per Mertesacker manages to make a clearance.

33:28
 

Lukas Podolski takes a shot. Comfortable save by Jose Reina.

30:08
Goal
 

Lukas Podolski gets on the score sheet with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Liverpool 0-1 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Santi Cazorla.

25:56
Yellow card
 

Mikel Arteta challenges Raheem Sterling unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mikel Arteta is booked. Free kick taken by Luis Suarez. Steven Gerrard takes a shot.

24:24
 

Kieran Gibbs produces a cross, Sanchez Jose Enrique manages to make a clearance. Jose Reina fouled by Olivier Giroud, the ref awards a free kick. Jose Reina takes the free kick.

23:46
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique challenges Santi Cazorla unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mikel Arteta takes the direct free kick.

20:15
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain fouled by Luis Suarez, the ref awards a free kick. Thomas Vermaelen restarts play with the free kick.

18:31
 

The ball is crossed by Kieran Gibbs, clearance by Martin Skrtel.

17:59
 

Shot from long range by Thomas Vermaelen misses to the right of the target.

16:53
 

Fabio Borini challenges Kieran Gibbs unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Santi Cazorla from left wing, clearance made by Steven Gerrard.

13:26
 

Close range headed effort by Luis Suarez clears the crossbar.

12:55
 

The ball is crossed by Fabio Borini, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

11:36
 

Steven Gerrard takes a outswinging corner to the near post.

10:59
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Jose Reina makes a save.

10:41
 

Lukas Podolski delivers the ball, clearance by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

9:36
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Fabio Borini goes wide of the right-hand upright.

8:18
 

The referee blows for offside against Glen Johnson. Free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

5:33
Yellow card
 

Per Mertesacker challenges Luis Suarez unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee shows Per Mertesacker a yellow card. Shot comes in from Luis Suarez from the free kick.

4:44
 

Fabio Borini produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

2:26
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Olivier Giroud. Free kick taken by Jose Reina.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

Full Barclays Premier League Table