• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 08 May 2011
  • Kick-off: 14:05
  • Venue: Britannia Stadium
Stoke City

Stoke City

Jones 27"

Pennant 39"

Walters 81"

3 - 1
Arsenal

Arsenal

van Persie 80"

Stoke City vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Stoke City

1 Begovic
28 Wilkinson
17 Shawcross
4 Huth
12 Wilson
16 Pennant39"
6 Whelan
18 Whitehead
24 Delap
19 Walters81"
9 Jones27"
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
5 Collins
14 Pugh
15 Diao
22 Carew
25 Faye
30 Shotton

Arsenal

53 Szczesny
3 Sagna
6 Koscielny
20 Djourou
28 Gibbs
14 Walcott
16 Ramsey
17 Song
19 Wilshere
23 Arshavin
10 van Persie80"
Substitutes
13 Lehmann
5 Vermaelen
7 Rosicky
18 Squillaci
27 Eboue
29 Chamakh
52 Bendtner

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Stoke City

W W L L L D W D

Arsenal

W W W W W W W D
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-0
Stoke 23-Feb-2011
Stoke
1-3
Arsenal 27-Feb-2010
Arsenal
2-0
Stoke 05-Dec-2009
Arsenal
4-1
Stoke 24-May-2009
Stoke
2-1
Arsenal 01-Nov-2008
Stoke
2-0
Arsenal 30-Mar-1985


Live Text Commentary
92:48 +2.48
 

Nicklas Bendtner is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

90:12 +0.12
 

Robin van Persie fouled by Salif Diao, the ref awards a free kick. Johan Djourou restarts play with the free kick.

86:47
 

Shot from just outside the area by Bacary Sagna goes over the bar.

85:49
 

Ryan Shawcross concedes a free kick for a foul on Theo Walcott. Theo Walcott has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

83:04
Substitution
 

Kenwyne Jones leaves the field to be replaced by Salif Diao.

81:26
Goal
 

Jonathan Walters finds the net with a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Stoke 3-1 Arsenal.

80:30
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the net with a goal from the edge of the area low into the middle of the goal. Stoke 2-1 Arsenal.Marouane Chamakh provided the assist for the goal.

79:19
Substitution
 

Tomas Rosicky joins the action as a substitute, replacing Alex Song.

78:48
 

Shot on goal by Robin van Persie from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

75:34
 

Corner taken left-footed by Danny Pugh, Ryan Shawcross gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wojciech Szczesny. Direct free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

75:22
 

Glenn Whelan takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

73:25
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Abdoulaye Faye makes a clearance.

73:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by Theo Walcott from the left by-line, Ryan Shawcross makes a clearance.

72:48
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie, Kenwyne Jones manages to make a clearance.

72:39
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Asmir Begovic.

71:45
Substitution
 

Danny Pugh comes on in place of Jermaine Pennant.

71:02
 

Jack Wilshere challenges Jermaine Pennant unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jermaine Pennant delivers the ball, Rory Delap produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

70:29
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Jack Wilshere a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jermaine Pennant booked for unsporting behaviour.

68:43
 

Marouane Chamakh concedes a free kick for a foul on Kenwyne Jones. Direct free kick taken by Andy Wilkinson.

67:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jermaine Pennant on Robin van Persie. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jack Wilshere, Glenn Whelan manages to make a clearance.

63:44
 

Laurent Koscielny fouled by Kenwyne Jones, the ref awards a free kick. Laurent Koscielny takes the direct free kick.

62:33
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Dean Whitehead results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

61:08
 

Rory Delap takes a shot. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

60:07
Yellow card
 

Nicklas Bendtner concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermaine Pennant. Booking for Nicklas Bendtner. Asmir Begovic takes the direct free kick.

59:08
 

The referee blows for offside against Andy Wilkinson. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

57:24
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

56:22
 

Foul by Robin van Persie on Jermaine Pennant, free kick awarded. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

52:21
 

Marouane Chamakh produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that goes wide left of the target.

51:21
 

Shot from long distance by Nicklas Bendtner misses to the right of the target.

50:04
Substitution
 

(Stoke) makes a substitution, with Abdoulaye Faye coming on for Robert Huth.

45:57 +0.57
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Andrey Arshavin, clearance made by Ryan Shawcross.

46:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jermaine Pennant from the right by-line, Robert Huth has a headed effort from close in and clears the bar.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nicklas Bendtner joins the action as a substitute, replacing Andrey Arshavin. Marouane Chamakh replaces Aaron Ramsey.

44:27
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Robin van Persie. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

41:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Whitehead on Jack Wilshere. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Ramsey.

40:58
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot.

39:27
Goal
 

Jermaine Pennant grabs a goal from outside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Stoke 2-0 Arsenal.

36:13
 

Robin van Persie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Shawcross. Direct free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

34:05
 

Foul by Jack Wilshere on Dean Whitehead, free kick awarded. Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.

31:42
 

Jack Wilshere takes a shot. Blocked by Dean Whitehead.

30:54
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

26:30
Goal
 

Andrey Arshavin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Pennant. Jermaine Pennant sends in a cross, Kenwyne Jones finds the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Stoke 1-0 Arsenal.Jermaine Pennant provided the assist for the goal.

22:32
 

Unfair challenge on Jermaine Pennant by Laurent Koscielny results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

20:07
 

Shot from just outside the box by Bacary Sagna misses to the right of the goal.

15:41
 

Shot from 18 yards by Jonathan Walters. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

14:38
 

Jack Wilshere concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Whitehead. Glenn Whelan takes the direct free kick.

13:55
 

Theo Walcott has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

12:51
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jermaine Pennant misses to the right of the goal.

8:02
 

Andrey Arshavin takes the inswinging corner, Shot from deep inside the area by Laurent Koscielny clears the bar.

5:49
 

Robin van Persie produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

3:16
 

Long range shot by Glenn Whelan goes over the bar.

2:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Pennant by Kieran Gibbs. Direct free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

1:02
 

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

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 33 39 77
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 34 25 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 Everton 34 1 44

Full Barclays Premier League Table