• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 03 November 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

van Persie 2"

Evra 66"

2 - 1
Arsenal

Arsenal

Cazorla 90"

Manchester United vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 De Gea
2 Da Silva
5 Ferdinand
6 Evans
3 Evra66"
7 Valencia
16 Carrick
23 Cleverley
18 Young
10 Rooney
20 van Persie2"
Substitutes
13 Lindegaard
8 Anderson
14 Hernandez
17 Nani
22 Scholes
25 Powell
31 Wootton

Arsenal

24 Mannone
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen
11 Andre Santos
8 Arteta
16 Ramsey
10 Wilshere
19 Cazorla90"
9 Podolski
12 Giroud
Substitutes
36 Martinez
6 Koscielny
14 Walcott
22 Coquelin
23 Arshavin
25 Jenkinson
29 Chamakh

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

L W D D W W D L

Arsenal

L D D W L W D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-2
Man Utd 22-Jan-2012
Man Utd
8-2
Arsenal 28-Aug-2011
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


Live Text Commentary
94:12 +4.12
Goal
 

Santi Cazorla gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-1 Arsenal.Assist by Andrey Arshavin.

91:43 +1.43
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Save made by David De Gea.

89:50
 

Mikel Arteta concedes a free kick for a foul on Robin van Persie. Caution for Mikel Arteta. Wayne Rooney takes the free kick.

87:31
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line played to the near post, Luis Nani takes a shot. Per Mertesacker manages to make a clearance.

87:20
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Rio Ferdinand gets a block in.

82:58
 

Corner taken right-footed by Wayne Rooney to the near post, Olivier Giroud makes a clearance.

82:11
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rafael Da Silva by Andrey Arshavin. The referee shows Andrey Arshavin a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

80:35
Substitution
 

Wayne Rooney challenges Theo Walcott unfairly and gives away a free kick. Wayne Rooney is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Lukas Podolski goes off and Andrey Arshavin comes on. Luis Nani is brought on as a substitute for Antonio Valencia. Direct free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

79:12
 

Oliveira Anderson is ruled offside. Vito Mannone takes the free kick.

77:16
 

Ashley Young concedes a free kick for a foul on Bacary Sagna. Direct free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

76:03
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Robin van Persie. Indirect free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

75:10
 

Shot from inside the area by Theo Walcott clears the bar.

73:15
 

Clarindo Andre Santos challenges Robin van Persie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Oliveira Anderson takes the direct free kick.

71:21
Yellow card
 

Mikel Arteta fouled by Oliveira Anderson, the ref awards a free kick. Oliveira Anderson is shown a yellow card. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

70:07
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Blocked by Mikel Arteta.

68:49
Red card
 

Jack Wilshere challenges Patrice Evra unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jack Wilshere is sent off. Direct free kick taken by Jonny Evans.

67:32
 

Shot on goal by Oliveira Anderson from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

66:01
Goal
 

Patrice Evra grabs a headed goal from close range. Man Utd 2-0 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Wayne Rooney.

65:49
 

Short corner taken by Wayne Rooney.

65:28
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by Vito Mannone.

63:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Carrick on Santi Cazorla. Free kick crossed by Jack Wilshere.

63:05
 

Ashley Young is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

59:45
Substitution
 

Robin van Persie challenges Bacary Sagna unfairly and gives away a free kick. Robin van Persie goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Oliveira Anderson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tom Cleverley. Direct free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

58:05
 

Jack Wilshere fouled by Tom Cleverley, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Theo Walcott.

57:32
 

The referee penalises Robin van Persie for handball. Indirect free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

55:54
 

Clarindo Andre Santos sends in a cross.

54:37
 

Foul by Jack Wilshere on Robin van Persie, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Robin van Persie.

53:35
 

Shot from close in by Olivier Giroud strikes the post.

51:18
Substitution
 

Theo Walcott comes on in place of Aaron Ramsey.

47:08 +2.08
 

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

48:50
 

Ashley Young fouled by Santi Cazorla, the ref awards a free kick. David De Gea restarts play with the free kick.

47:52
 

Michael Carrick has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses left.

46:17 +1.17
 

Ashley Young fouled by Aaron Ramsey, the ref awards a free kick. Jonny Evans takes the direct free kick.

46:42
 

Inswinging corner taken by Wayne Rooney from the left by-line played to the near post, Olivier Giroud makes a clearance.

45:58
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Antonio Valencia misses to the left of the goal.

44:29
Goal
 

Santi Cazorla is adjudged to have handled the ball. Penalty taken by Wayne Rooney and missed.

43:55
 

Short corner taken by Wayne Rooney.

43:45
 

Wayne Rooney delivers the ball, Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

42:35
 

Foul by Rafael Da Silva on Lukas Podolski, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Lukas Podolski.

37:42
 

Corner taken by Santi Cazorla from the left by-line to the near post, Header by Olivier Giroud from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

36:32
Yellow card
 

Tom Cleverley concedes a free kick for a foul on Santi Cazorla. The referee shows Tom Cleverley a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Mikel Arteta delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Jonny Evans makes a clearance.

34:23
 

Michael Carrick concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Wilshere. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

33:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Rafael Da Silva. Free kick taken by Jack Wilshere.

33:42
 

Tom Cleverley delivers the ball, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

32:26
 

The offside flag is raised against Ashley Young. Per Mertesacker takes the indirect free kick.

30:34
 

Mikel Arteta concedes a free kick for a foul on Ashley Young. Jonny Evans takes the free kick.

30:26
 

The ball is sent over by Clarindo Andre Santos, save by David De Gea.

28:11
 

Ashley Young challenges Bacary Sagna unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Young receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Aaron Ramsey takes the direct free kick.

27:12
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by Vito Mannone.

27:00
 

Shot from 12 yards by Wayne Rooney. Save by Vito Mannone.

25:31
 

The referee penalises Antonio Valencia for handball. Clarindo Andre Santos takes the free kick.

24:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Antonio Valencia by Clarindo Andre Santos. Antonio Valencia restarts play with the free kick.

21:35
 

Wayne Rooney takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Olivier Giroud makes a clearance.

20:56
 

The official flags Olivier Giroud offside. Indirect free kick taken by Jonny Evans.

20:42
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by Vito Mannone.

17:41
 

Ashley Young crosses the ball, Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

16:40
 

The offside flag is raised against Robin van Persie. Indirect free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

13:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tom Cleverley by Jack Wilshere. Caution for Jack Wilshere. Jonny Evans takes the direct free kick.

9:36
 

Clarindo Andre Santos has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

8:27
 

Santi Cazorla fouled by Michael Carrick, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

7:19
 

Mikel Arteta challenges Tom Cleverley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael Carrick.

5:49
 

Mikel Arteta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Young. Free kick taken by Michael Carrick.

4:26
 

Jack Wilshere concedes a free kick for a foul on Robin van Persie. Ashley Young restarts play with the free kick.

2:35
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Robin van Persie from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 1-0 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Rafael Da Silva.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Swansea 4 3 8
5 Man Utd 4 1 7
6 Arsenal 4 0 7
7 Liverpool 4 -1 7
8 West Ham 4 3 6
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

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