• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 13 August 2011
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: St James' Park

Newcastle United vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

26 Krul
2 Coloccini
27 Taylor
16 Taylor
5 Simpson
7 Barton
4 Cabaye
24 Tiote
18 Gutierrez
23 Ameobi
19 Ba
Substitutes
21 Forster
6 Williamson
11 Lovenkrands
15 Gosling
20 Best
25 Obertan
28 Ameobi

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
3 Sagna
5 Vermaelen
6 Koscielny
28 Gibbs
7 Rosicky
17 Song
16 Ramsey
23 Arshavin
27 Gervinho
10 van Persie
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
14 Walcott
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
20 Djourou
25 Jenkinson
26 Frimpong
29 Chamakh

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Newcastle United

L L L L L D L W

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Newcastle
4-4
Arsenal 05-Feb-2011
Arsenal
0-1
Newcastle 07-Nov-2010
Newcastle
1-3
Arsenal 21-Mar-2009
Arsenal
3-0
Newcastle 30-Aug-2008
Arsenal
3-0
Newcastle 29-Jan-2008
Newcastle
1-1
Arsenal 05-Dec-2007


Live Text Commentary
94:21 +4.21
 

Robin van Persie has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.

92:20 +2.2
Substitution
 

Johan Djourou on for Aaron Ramsey.

91:31 +1.31
 

Corner taken by Joey Barton, Robin van Persie makes a clearance.

91:25 +1.25
 

Fabricio Coloccini produces a cross, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

90:22 +0.22
Yellow card
 

Foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Leon Best, free kick awarded. Thomas Vermaelen booked for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Joey Barton from right wing, Robin van Persie manages to make a clearance.

89:37
 

Joey Barton has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

89:28
 

Centre by Jonas Gutierrez, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

88:36
 

Robin van Persie is ruled offside. Steven Taylor takes the indirect free kick.

87:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gabriel Obertan on Emmanuel Frimpong. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

84:23
Substitution
 

Tomas Rosicky goes off and Emmanuel Frimpong comes on.

81:59
 

Theo Walcott crosses the ball, Kieran Gibbs takes a shot. Comfortable save by Tim Krul.

81:15
 

Effort on goal by Joey Barton from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

80:07
Substitution
 

Yohan Cabaye leaves the field to be replaced by Peter Lovenkrands.

79:48
 

Ryan Taylor takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

78:52
 

Shot from just outside the area by Aaron Ramsey misses to the right of the target.

77:04
Yellow card
 

Wojciech Szczesny booked.

75:12
Red card
 

Yao Gervinho is sent off. Joey Barton booked for unsporting behaviour.

72:35
Substitution
 

Shola Ameobi leaves the field to be replaced by Leon Best.

72:26
 

The ball is sent over by Jonas Gutierrez.

71:17
 

The ball is swung over by Yao Gervinho.

70:50
 

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

67:42
 

The ball is delivered by Yao Gervinho, Tim Krul makes a comfortable save.

66:08
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Cheik Tiote results in a free kick. Cheik Tiote is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

64:52
 

Effort on goal by Bacary Sagna from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

63:52
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Tim Krul makes a save.

60:42
Substitution
 

Theo Walcott replaces Andrey Arshavin.

58:36
 

Joey Barton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Song. Alex Song takes the direct free kick.

56:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shola Ameobi by Thomas Vermaelen. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Joey Barton, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

54:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kieran Gibbs by Shola Ameobi. Free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

53:07
 

Bacary Sagna fouled by Jonas Gutierrez, the ref awards a free kick. Strike comes in from Robin van Persie from the free kick.

50:55
 

Jonas Gutierrez fouled by Tomas Rosicky, the ref awards a free kick. Tomas Rosicky is cautioned. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Taylor.

50:21
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, Joey Barton makes a clearance.

49:56
 

Bacary Sagna fouled by Shola Ameobi, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

48:27
 

Foul by Aaron Ramsey on Jonas Gutierrez, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

47:01
Yellow card
 

Foul by Kieran Gibbs on Joey Barton, free kick awarded. The referee shows Kieran Gibbs a yellow card. Steven Taylor takes the direct free kick.

45:39 +0.39
 

Unfair challenge on Yao Gervinho by Fabricio Coloccini results in a free kick. Fabricio Coloccini goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Bacary Sagna takes the direct free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Gabriel Obertan is brought on as a substitute for Demba Ba.

43:56
 

Kieran Gibbs concedes a free kick for a foul on Joey Barton. Strike comes in from Ryan Taylor from the free kick.

43:42
 

The ball is delivered by Yohan Cabaye, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

41:32
 

Kieran Gibbs delivers the ball. The ball is swung over by Andrey Arshavin, Fabricio Coloccini manages to make a clearance.

41:11
 

Andrey Arshavin delivers the ball, Steven Taylor manages to make a clearance.

39:06
 

Andrey Arshavin crosses the ball, save made by Tim Krul.

35:18
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bacary Sagna by Cheik Tiote. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

34:28
 

Kieran Gibbs sends in a cross, Tim Krul makes a save.

33:56
 

Ryan Taylor has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

33:08
 

Inswinging corner taken by Yohan Cabaye, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

33:02
 

Centre by Danny Simpson, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

32:03
 

Robin van Persie takes the inswinging corner, Steven Taylor manages to make a clearance.

31:20
 

Yao Gervinho fouled by Ryan Taylor, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robin van Persie from right wing, Cheik Tiote makes a clearance.

31:08
 

Kieran Gibbs sends in a cross, clearance by Jonas Gutierrez.

30:04
 

Corner taken by Tomas Rosicky, save by Tim Krul.

29:55
 

The ball is sent over by Kieran Gibbs, blocked by Joey Barton.

28:36
Yellow card
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on Demba Ba. Alex Song is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Ryan Taylor crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

27:29
 

Jonas Gutierrez delivers the ball, clearance made by Aaron Ramsey.

26:53
 

Tomas Rosicky gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shola Ameobi. Ryan Taylor restarts play with the free kick.

25:03
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Danny Simpson. Kieran Gibbs takes the free kick.

24:41
 

Unfair challenge on Joey Barton by Alex Song results in a free kick. Joey Barton takes the direct free kick.

21:36
 

Centre by Danny Simpson, Effort from the edge of the box by Jonas Gutierrez goes wide of the right-hand upright.

20:43
 

Unfair challenge on Joey Barton by Alex Song results in a free kick. Joey Barton delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

17:42
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie, Demba Ba manages to make a clearance.

17:20
 

A cross is delivered by Yao Gervinho, clearance made by Steven Taylor. Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Steven Taylor.

16:05
 

Danny Simpson crosses the ball, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

12:49
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a cross, Danny Simpson manages to make a clearance.

11:51
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Demba Ba. Thomas Vermaelen takes the free kick.

10:57
 

Shola Ameobi is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Thomas Vermaelen takes the free kick.

9:53
 

A cross is delivered by Bacary Sagna, blocked by Ryan Taylor.

9:19
 

Robin van Persie crosses the ball, Danny Simpson makes a clearance.

7:36
 

Yao Gervinho delivers the ball, clearance by Ryan Taylor.

4:32
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shola Ameobi by Alex Song. Direct free kick taken by Joey Barton.

3:44
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot. Steven Taylor gets a block in.

3:02
 

Bacary Sagna sends in a cross, blocked by Ryan Taylor.

1:45
 

Joey Barton crosses the ball, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

1:06
 

Shot from just outside the box by Tomas Rosicky misses to the right of the target.

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