• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 20 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: Carrow Road

Norwich City vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
6 Turner
5 Bassong
18 Garrido
17 Bennett
4 Johnson
14 Hoolahan
27 Tettey
12 Pilkington
9 Holt
Substitutes
13 Rudd
7 Snodgrass
8 Howson
10 Jackson
11 Surman
16 Morison
24 Bennett

Arsenal

24 Mannone
25 Jenkinson
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen
11 Andre Santos
16 Ramsey
8 Arteta
19 Cazorla
27 Gervinho
12 Giroud
9 Podolski
Substitutes
36 Martinez
10 Wilshere
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
20 Djourou
22 Coquelin
23 Arshavin
47 Gnabry

Possession Stats

32%
68%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Norwich City

W L L L L L D L

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
3-3
Norwich 05-May-2012
Norwich
1-2
Arsenal 19-Nov-2011
Arsenal
4-1
Norwich 02-Apr-2005
Norwich
1-4
Arsenal 28-Aug-2004
Arsenal
5-1
Norwich 01-Apr-1995
Norwich
0-0
Arsenal 10-Sep-1994


Live Text Commentary
94:40 +4.4
 

Effort on goal by Santi Cazorla from long distance goes harmlessly over the target.

94:23 +4.23
 

Handball decision goes against Steve Morison. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

93:07 +3.07
 

A cross is delivered by Clarindo Andre Santos, clearance made by Javier Garrido. Serge Gnabry produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

90:40 +0.4
 

Corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line, Michael Turner makes a clearance.

89:12
Substitution
 

Yao Gervinho takes a shot. Sebastien Bassong gets a block in. Steve Morison is brought on as a substitute for Grant Holt. Corner from the right by-line taken by Andrey Arshavin, Russell Martin makes a clearance.

86:11
 

Grant Holt fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. Wesley Hoolahan takes the direct free kick.

85:36
 

Shot by Mikel Arteta from 20 yards. John Ruddy makes a save.

84:42
 

The ball is crossed by Carl Jenkinson, Sebastien Bassong manages to make a clearance.

84:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Bradley Johnson on Serge Gnabry. Andrey Arshavin takes the direct free kick.

83:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass by Clarindo Andre Santos. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Robert Snodgrass from right wing. The official flags Grant Holt offside. Free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

82:49
 

Shot from just outside the area by Serge Gnabry misses to the left of the target.

81:16
Substitution
 

Santi Cazorla takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Sebastien Bassong gets a block in. Corner from the right by-line taken by Santi Cazorla, Thomas Vermaelen has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target. (Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Serge Gnabry coming on for Aaron Ramsey.

80:13
 

Grant Holt takes a weak shot. Save made by Vito Mannone.

78:15
Substitution
 

Robert Snodgrass comes on in place of Elliott Bennett.

77:59
 

A cross is delivered by Andrey Arshavin.

77:10
 

Carl Jenkinson delivers the ball, clearance by Michael Turner.

75:46
 

Foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Elliott Bennett, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Anthony Pilkington, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

73:11
Substitution
 

Andrey Arshavin on for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

72:45
 

Grant Holt has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

70:22
Yellow card
 

Foul by Michael Turner on Olivier Giroud, free kick awarded. Booking for Michael Turner for unsporting behaviour. Strike on goal comes in from Santi Cazorla from the free kick, save by John Ruddy.

69:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Clarindo Andre Santos by Elliott Bennett. Vito Mannone takes the direct free kick.

67:02
 

Centre by Yao Gervinho, clearance by Bradley Johnson.

65:59
 

Santi Cazorla takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Bradley Johnson makes a clearance.

64:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Grant Holt on Clarindo Andre Santos. Clarindo Andre Santos takes the direct free kick.

64:12
Substitution
 

Lukas Podolski leaves the field to be replaced by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

62:58
 

Centre by Santi Cazorla, John Ruddy makes a save.

62:10
 

Centre by Aaron Ramsey, Yao Gervinho takes a shot. John Ruddy makes a save.

61:09
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Grant Holt. The referee books Grant Holt for dissent. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

59:22
 

Shot by Bradley Johnson from outside the box goes over the target.

58:52
 

The ball is swung over by Wesley Hoolahan, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

57:54
 

Carl Jenkinson challenges Wesley Hoolahan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Javier Garrido takes the direct free kick.

56:46
 

The ball is swung over by Aaron Ramsey, save by John Ruddy.

55:03
 

Thomas Vermaelen fouled by Elliott Bennett, the ref awards a free kick. Lukas Podolski takes the free kick.

54:00
Yellow card
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Wesley Hoolahan. Wesley Hoolahan is given a yellow card. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

53:00
 

Aaron Ramsey produces a cross, clearance made by Russell Martin.

51:25
 

Carl Jenkinson produces a cross, Olivier Giroud has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.

49:52
 

Javier Garrido delivers the ball.

48:56
 

The ball is delivered by Grant Holt, Carl Jenkinson makes a clearance.

45:29 +0.29
 

Grant Holt produces a cross, Mikel Arteta manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Anthony Pilkington from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Carl Jenkinson.

43:52
 

The ball is crossed by Yao Gervinho, clearance by Michael Turner. Corner taken right-footed by Santi Cazorla, save by John Ruddy.

42:51
 

Centre by Carl Jenkinson, clearance by Sebastien Bassong.

42:15
 

The offside flag is raised against Grant Holt. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

40:10
 

Anthony Pilkington handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Carl Jenkinson.

38:47
 

Lukas Podolski is ruled offside. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

38:07
 

Foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Grant Holt, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Elliott Bennett, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

36:34
 

Bradley Johnson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Santi Cazorla. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Mikel Arteta.

35:43
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Grant Holt. Carl Jenkinson restarts play with the free kick.

33:29
 

Russell Martin sends in a cross, Santi Cazorla makes a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by Anthony Pilkington from the right by-line, Michael Turner has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.

32:47
 

The referee blows for offside against Yao Gervinho. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

32:30
 

Yao Gervinho decides to take a short corner.

31:50
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Grant Holt. Per Mertesacker takes the indirect free kick.

31:32
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

30:09
 

Santi Cazorla takes the outswinging corner, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance. Outswinging corner taken by Santi Cazorla from the left by-line played to the near post, Elliott Bennett manages to make a clearance.

29:21
 

Unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Grant Holt results in a free kick. Thomas Vermaelen takes the free kick.

28:47
 

The referee blows for offside against Olivier Giroud. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

28:08
 

The ball is sent over by Aaron Ramsey.

27:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bradley Johnson by Lukas Podolski. Free kick taken by Wesley Hoolahan.

26:43
 

The ball is sent over by Carl Jenkinson, John Ruddy makes a save.

25:42
 

Elliott Bennett crosses the ball.

25:30
 

Grant Holt delivers the ball, Carl Jenkinson makes a clearance.

24:12
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Elliott Bennett by Aaron Ramsey. Free kick taken by Russell Martin.

23:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Santi Cazorla by Bradley Johnson. Bradley Johnson goes into the referee's book. Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

22:51
 

A cross is delivered by Russell Martin.

22:35
 

The ball is sent over by Russell Martin, clearance by Per Mertesacker.

20:37
 

Corner taken right-footed by Santi Cazorla from the left by-line, Olivier Giroud takes a shot. John Ruddy makes a save.

18:56
Goal
 

Alexander Tettey produces a drilled right-footed shot from 35 yards. Save made by Vito Mannone. Grant Holt scores a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Norwich 1-0 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Alexander Tettey.

13:53
 

The ball is delivered by Russell Martin.

13:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Anthony Pilkington by Carl Jenkinson. Javier Garrido restarts play with the free kick.

11:15
 

Unfair challenge on Clarindo Andre Santos by Grant Holt results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

10:02
 

Grant Holt fouled by Aaron Ramsey, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Russell Martin.

7:08
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Yao Gervinho. Javier Garrido takes the free kick.

3:30
 

Lukas Podolski produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

2:28
 

Corner taken right-footed by Santi Cazorla, clearance by Elliott Bennett.

1:39
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Anthony Pilkington goes wide left of the target.

1:16
 

The ball is sent over by Anthony Pilkington, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

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

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