• The FA Cup
  • Date: Sat 12 March 2011
  • Kick-off: 17:15
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Da Silva 27"

Rooney 48"

2 - 0

Manchester United vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 Van der Sar
6 Brown
12 Smalling
15 Vidic
3 Evra
21 Da Silva
28 Gibson
22 O'Shea
20 Da Silva27"
10 Rooney48"
14 Hernandez
Substitutes
29 Kuszczak
9 Berbatov
11 Giggs
18 Scholes
25 Valencia
26 Obertan
41 King

Arsenal

1 Almunia
3 Sagna
6 Koscielny
20 Djourou
28 Gibbs
15 Denilson
2 Diaby
19 Wilshere
23 Arshavin
10 van Persie
8 Nasri
Substitutes
55 Shea
7 Rosicky
16 Ramsey
18 Squillaci
22 Clichy
27 Eboue
29 Chamakh

Possession Stats

37%
63%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Manchester United

L L L W D W W L

Arsenal

D W W W W W W W


Live Text Commentary
96:51 +6.51
 

Javier Hernandez takes a shot. Save made by Manuel Almunia.

96:19 +6.19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Scholes on Samir Nasri. Jack Wilshere takes the free kick.

94:45 +4.45
 

The ball is crossed by Antonio Valencia, clearance made by Bacary Sagna.

94:14 +4.14
 

The ball is swung over by Bacary Sagna.

93:31 +3.31
 

Paul Scholes goes into the referee's book. Foul by Paul Scholes on Marouane Chamakh, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

93:09 +3.09
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Antonio Valencia. Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

92:17 +2.17
 

Effort on goal by Wayne Rooney from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

90:45 +0.45
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Marouane Chamakh. Indirect free kick taken by Nemanja Vidic.

90:18 +0.18
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Save by Manuel Almunia.

79:50
Substitution
 

Paul Scholes joins the action as a substitute, replacing Patrice Evra.

79:24
 

Javier Hernandez takes a shot. Save by Manuel Almunia.

78:06
 

Marouane Chamakh gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Patrice Evra. Edwin Van der Sar takes the direct free kick.

77:37
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a save.

76:41
 

The ball is swung over by Bacary Sagna. Samir Nasri has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Chris Smalling gets a block in.

75:35
 

A cross is delivered by Bacary Sagna, Marouane Chamakh takes a shot. Save by Edwin Van der Sar.

74:50
 

The offside flag is raised against Antonio Valencia. Kieran Gibbs takes the free kick.

74:13
 

Jack Wilshere produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

71:08
Substitution
 

Aaron Ramsey joins the action as a substitute, replacing Vassiriki Diaby. Tomas Rosicky joins the action as a substitute, replacing Andrey Arshavin.

70:58
 

Header from deep inside the penalty area by Marouane Chamakh goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

69:33
 

A cross is delivered by Ryan Giggs, save made by Manuel Almunia.

68:00
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ryan Giggs, Johan Djourou makes a clearance.

66:14
 

Marouane Chamakh takes a shot. Save made by Edwin Van der Sar.

65:37
 

The ball is delivered by Samir Nasri, clearance by Patrice Evra.

64:47
 

The ball is sent over by Antonio Valencia, Headed effort from inside the box by Javier Hernandez misses to the right of the target.

64:13
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs to the near post, Robin van Persie makes a clearance.

63:28
Substitution
 

Ryan Giggs replaces Rafael Da Silva.

63:15
 

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

62:54
 

Pass corner from right by-line taken by Bacary Sagna to short, clearance made by Chris Smalling.

62:50
 

Centre by Bacary Sagna, clearance made by Nemanja Vidic.

60:57
 

Robin van Persie fouled by John O'Shea, the ref awards a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Robin van Persie from the free kick.

60:22
 

The ball is crossed by Darron Gibson, Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

60:17
 

Centre by Antonio Valencia.

59:00
Substitution
 

Marouane Chamakh is brought on as a substitute for Neves Denilson.

58:50
 

Vassiriki Diaby has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

56:37
 

Bacary Sagna crosses the ball, clearance by Chris Smalling. Shot from 18 yards by Samir Nasri. Save by Edwin Van der Sar.

55:34
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Antonio Valencia, Header by Nemanja Vidic from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

51:19
 

Nemanja Vidic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrey Arshavin. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

50:59
 

Javier Hernandez is ruled offside. Bacary Sagna restarts play with the free kick.

49:30
 

Andrey Arshavin crosses the ball, Patrice Evra makes a clearance. Short corner worked by Robin van Persie.

48:15
Goal
 

Wayne Rooney finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Man Utd 2-0 Arsenal.

47:35
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Nemanja Vidic makes a clearance.

47:09
 

Laurent Koscielny takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a brilliant save.

45:01
Substitution
 

Antonio Valencia replaces Fabio Da Silva.

44:07
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Save made by Edwin Van der Sar.

43:35
 

The offside flag is raised against Javier Hernandez. Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

39:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Wes Brown on Jack Wilshere. Free kick crossed right-footed by Andrey Arshavin, Wes Brown manages to make a clearance.

35:09
 

The referee blows for offside against Vassiriki Diaby. Edwin Van der Sar takes the indirect free kick.

33:19
 

Corner taken right-footed by Rafael Da Silva, clearance by Johan Djourou.

32:31
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a save. Samir Nasri takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Headed effort from inside the area by Robin van Persie misses to the left of the target.

31:28
 

Unfair challenge on Wayne Rooney by Vassiriki Diaby results in a free kick. Darron Gibson restarts play with the free kick.

29:43
 

The ball is sent over by Wayne Rooney, Fabio Da Silva has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

27:40
Goal
 

Goal scored by Fabio Da Silva from close range high into the middle of the goal. Man Utd 1-0 Arsenal.Javier Hernandez takes a shot. Save made by Manuel Almunia. The assist for the goal came from Javier Hernandez.

27:06
 

Vassiriki Diaby takes a shot. Save by Edwin Van der Sar.

24:39
 

Fabio Da Silva is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

23:57
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a save.

22:34
 

The ball is crossed by Kieran Gibbs, Chris Smalling manages to make a clearance.

22:29
 

Centre by Bacary Sagna, Nemanja Vidic manages to make a clearance.

21:21
 

Javier Hernandez is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

19:08
 

The ball is swung over by Bacary Sagna, Chris Smalling manages to make a clearance.

17:24
 

Vassiriki Diaby gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wayne Rooney. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Rooney.

14:48
 

Fabio Da Silva sends in a cross, Rafael Da Silva produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

13:07
 

Samir Nasri challenges Rafael Da Silva unfairly and gives away a free kick. Chris Smalling restarts play with the free kick.

11:30
 

Andrey Arshavin is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Chris Smalling takes the free kick.

10:26
 

Andrey Arshavin has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide left of the goal.

7:19
 

The ball is delivered by Kieran Gibbs, save by Edwin Van der Sar.

6:16
 

The offside flag is raised against Fabio Da Silva. Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

4:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Wayne Rooney. Direct free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

2:35
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a save.

:48
 

Javier Hernandez is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.