• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 28 August 2011
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Welbeck 21"

Young 27"

Young 90"

Rooney 40"

Rooney 63"

Rooney 81" (P)

Nani 66"

Park 69"

8 - 2
Arsenal

Arsenal

Walcott 45"

van Persie 73"

Manchester United vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 De Gea
12 Smalling
4 Jones
6 Evans
3 Evra
17 Nani66"
23 Cleverley
8 Anderson
18 Young27"90"
10 Rooney40"63"81"
19 Welbeck21"
Substitutes
34 Lindegaard
5 Ferdinand
9 Berbatov
11 Giggs
13 Park69"
14 Hernandez
20 Da Silva

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
25 Jenkinson
20 Djourou
6 Koscielny
30 Traore
16 Ramsey
39 Coquelin
7 Rosicky
14 Walcott45"
10 van Persie73"
23 Arshavin
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
29 Chamakh
46 Lansbury
49 Miquel
53 Ozyakup
54 Sunu

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

W W L L L W D D

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-0
Man Utd 01-May-2011
Man Utd
1-0
Arsenal 13-Dec-2010
Arsenal
1-3
Man Utd 31-Jan-2010
Man Utd
2-1
Arsenal 29-Aug-2009
Man Utd
0-0
Arsenal 16-May-2009
Arsenal
2-1
Man Utd 08-Nov-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:04 +3.04
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Smalling on Marouane Chamakh. Andrey Arshavin restarts play with the free kick.

92:32 +2.32
 

Effort on goal by Ji-Sung Park from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

90:55 +0.55
Goal
 

Ashley Young grabs a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Man Utd 8-2 Arsenal.Assist by Ryan Giggs.

90:17 +0.17
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

89:38
 

Patrice Evra is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Johan Djourou restarts play with the free kick.

88:22
 

Chris Smalling sends in a cross, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

87:40
 

Patrice Evra gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey. Johan Djourou restarts play with the free kick.

87:08
 

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

85:49
 

Aaron Ramsey has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

84:29
 

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

82:51
Substitution
 

The offside flag is raised against Ashley Young. Marouane Chamakh joins the action as a substitute, replacing Robin van Persie. Henri Lansbury replaces Theo Walcott. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

80:01
Goal
 

Theo Walcott gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Patrice Evra. Placed penalty scored by Wayne Rooney. Man Utd 7-2 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Patrice Evra.

75:57
Red card
 

Carl Jenkinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Javier Hernandez. Carl Jenkinson sent off. Wayne Rooney produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

75:05
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

73:13
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Man Utd 6-2 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Carl Jenkinson.

71:23
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Close range header by Laurent Koscielny goes wide of the left-hand post.

71:06
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Ryan Giggs gets a block in.

69:38
Goal
 

Ji-Sung Park scores a goal from the edge of the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man Utd 6-1 Arsenal.Ashley Young provided the assist for the goal.

69:03
 

Wayne Rooney has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area hitting the post.

67:18
Substitution
 

Ryan Giggs comes on in place of Oliveira Anderson. Ji-Sung Park replaces Luis Nani.

66:08
Goal
 

Luis Nani fires in a goal from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Man Utd 5-1 Arsenal.Wayne Rooney provided the assist for the goal.

65:10
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie, Chris Smalling makes a clearance.

63:38
Goal
 

Wayne Rooney finds the net with a goal from outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 4-1 Arsenal.Assist by Ashley Young.

62:39
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Johan Djourou on Wayne Rooney. Booking for Johan Djourou for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Wayne Rooney.

61:34
Substitution
 

Francis Coquelin goes off and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain comes on.

61:00
 

Luis Nani takes a shot. Johan Djourou manages to make a clearance.

60:50
 

Ashley Young takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

60:33
 

Javier Hernandez takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

59:55
 

Luis Nani delivers the ball, clearance made by Johan Djourou.

58:34
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

55:54
 

Robin van Persie decides to take a short corner. The offside flag is raised against Javier Hernandez. Laurent Koscielny restarts play with the free kick.

55:25
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Jonathan Evans gets a block in.

54:25
 

Ashley Young delivers the ball.

53:25
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Blocked by Oliveira Anderson.

52:56
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by David De Gea.

51:31
 

Inswinging corner taken by Oliveira Anderson.

51:27
 

A cross is delivered by Wayne Rooney, clearance made by Johan Djourou.

50:20
 

Patrice Evra challenges Theo Walcott unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Johan Djourou.

47:53 +2.53
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Theo Walcott from deep inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Man Utd 3-1 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Tomas Rosicky.

49:27
 

Effort on goal by Luis Nani from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

47:52
 

The ball is swung over by Ashley Young.

46:19 +1.19
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

47:30
 

Ashley Young takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

46:05
 

Foul by Wayne Rooney on Johan Djourou, free kick awarded. Johan Djourou takes the free kick.

45:27 +0.27
 

The referee blows for offside. Laurent Koscielny restarts play with the free kick.

43:46
 

Corner taken by Oliveira Anderson, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

42:50
 

Carl Jenkinson delivers the ball.

42:09
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Jonathan Evans gets a block in.

40:56
Goal
 

Wayne Rooney finds the net with a goal from just outside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Man Utd 3-0 Arsenal.Ashley Young provided the assist for the goal.

39:37
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Carl Jenkinson on Ashley Young. Carl Jenkinson goes into the referee's book. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Rooney.

38:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashley Young by Johan Djourou. Luis Nani produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

36:24
 

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

34:56
Substitution
 

Javier Hernandez comes on in place of Danny Welbeck.

31:52
 

Oliveira Anderson concedes a free kick for a foul on Francis Coquelin. Free kick taken by Johan Djourou.

31:43
 

Centre by Tom Cleverley, Johan Djourou manages to make a clearance.

30:52
 

The ball is crossed by Wayne Rooney, Header from close in by Danny Welbeck misses to the left of the target.

30:16
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. David De Gea makes a save. Robin van Persie takes a shot. David De Gea makes a save.

27:56
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Ashley Young from outside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-0 Arsenal.

26:46
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Tomas Rosicky from the left by-line.

26:08
 

Jonathan Evans goes into the referee's book.

25:23
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Jonathan Evans on Theo Walcott. The referee shows Ashley Young a yellow card for dissent. Penalty taken by Robin van Persie saved by David De Gea. Man Utd 1-0 Arsenal.

21:23
Goal
 

Danny Welbeck scores a headed goal from close in. Man Utd 1-0 Arsenal.Oliveira Anderson provided the assist for the goal.

21:00
 

Patrice Evra produces a cross, Armand Traore manages to make a clearance.

20:40
 

Andrey Arshavin handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Phil Jones.

19:58
 

Theo Walcott crosses the ball.

17:12
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Blocked by Oliveira Anderson.

16:52
 

The ball is delivered by Carl Jenkinson, Phil Jones makes a clearance.

16:36
 

The ball is sent over by Robin van Persie.

16:02
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Oliveira Anderson, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

14:41
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Phil Jones by Andrey Arshavin. Andrey Arshavin is shown a yellow card. Free kick taken by Chris Smalling.

13:04
 

Tom Cleverley takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

11:34
 

Luis Nani sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the area by Danny Welbeck misses to the right of the goal.

10:53
 

Theo Walcott has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

10:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Tom Cleverley. Aaron Ramsey takes the direct free kick.

9:53
 

Wayne Rooney concedes a free kick for a foul on Laurent Koscielny. Free kick taken by Johan Djourou.

7:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Ramsey on Danny Welbeck. Oliveira Anderson takes the free kick.

6:30
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Danny Welbeck goes wide of the right-hand upright.

6:04
 

Luis Nani crosses the ball.

4:55
 

Carl Jenkinson takes a shot. Jonathan Evans gets a block in.

4:14
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Tom Cleverley results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Aaron Ramsey.

3:58
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

2:09
 

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

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

Full Barclays Premier League Table