• The FA Cup
  • Date: Sat 18 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:15
  • Venue: Stadium of Light
Sunderland

Sunderland

Richardson 39"

Oxlade-Chamberlain 77" (OG)

2 - 0

Sunderland vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
2 Bardsley
16 O'Shea
4 Turner
11 Richardson39"
7 Larsson
6 Cattermole
8 Gardner
14 Colback
23 McClean
28 Sessegnon
Substitutes
20 Westwood
3 Bridge
9 Campbell
17 Ji
18 Meyler
25 Kyrgiakos
27 Elmohamady

Arsenal

21 Fabianski
3 Sagna
20 Djourou
5 Vermaelen
39 Coquelin
17 Song
8 Arteta
27 Gervinho
16 Ramsey
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain77"
10 van Persie
Substitutes
13 Szczesny
7 Rosicky
14 Walcott
18 Squillaci
23 Arshavin
29 Chamakh
30 Benayoun

Possession Stats

37%
63%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Sunderland

W W W L W D W L

Arsenal

W D W W W W W W


Live Text Commentary
92:22 +2.22
 

Jack Colback gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tomas Rosicky. Robin van Persie shoots direct from the free kick.

90:47 +0.47
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot.

90:36 +0.36
 

Shot by Thomas Vermaelen. Blocked by Phillip Bardsley.

88:55
 

Short corner taken by Mikel Arteta from the left by-line.

87:55
Substitution
 

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Fraizer Campbell coming on for Stephane Sessegnon. Corner taken by Robin van Persie, Phillip Bardsley manages to make a clearance.

87:25
 

The ball is sent over by Stephane Sessegnon, clearance made by Johan Djourou.

84:48
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

83:21
 

Theo Walcott is ruled offside. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

81:12
 

Bacary Sagna concedes a free kick for a foul on James McClean. Free kick crossed right-footed by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Johan Djourou.

78:22
Yellow card
 

Lee Cattermole concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The referee shows Lee Cattermole a yellow card. Strike comes in from Robin van Persie from the free kick.

77:56
 

The assist for the goal came from Sebastian Larsson.

77:54
Goal
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain puts the ball into his own net. Sunderland 2-0 Arsenal.

77:46
 

Shot by Sebastian Larsson from inside the box hits the post.

74:19
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tomas Rosicky by Craig Gardner. Craig Gardner is shown a yellow card. Mikel Arteta produces a cross, Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

73:50
 

Thomas Vermaelen crosses the ball.

73:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephane Sessegnon on Alex Song. Free kick taken by Johan Djourou.

72:41
 

Yao Gervinho produces a cross.

70:45
 

Tomas Rosicky concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Colback. Direct free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

69:07
 

Craig Gardner has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

66:28
 

The referee blows for offside against Yao Gervinho. Simon Mignolet takes the free kick.

65:50
 

Craig Gardner concedes a free kick for a foul on Tomas Rosicky. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

64:45
 

Sebastian Larsson challenges Tomas Rosicky unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

64:24
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, save made by Simon Mignolet.

63:02
Yellow card
 

Sebastian Larsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta. The referee shows Sebastian Larsson a yellow card. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Robin van Persie.

56:44
Yellow card
 

Thomas Vermaelen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sebastian Larsson. Thomas Vermaelen is booked. Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball, Michael Turner produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

55:50
 

Foul by Lee Cattermole on Mikel Arteta, free kick awarded. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

55:13
 

Thomas Vermaelen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Gardner. Phillip Bardsley restarts play with the free kick.

51:59
Substitution
 

Stephane Sessegnon concedes a free kick for a foul on Sebastien Squillaci. Tomas Rosicky on for Sebastien Squillaci. Aaron Ramsey goes off and Theo Walcott comes on. Free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

51:20
 

A cross is delivered by James McClean, Craig Gardner produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

50:47
 

Mikel Arteta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James McClean. Direct free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.

48:58
 

Effort on goal by Mikel Arteta from long range goes over the bar.

48:47
 

Alex Song crosses the ball, Kieran Richardson manages to make a clearance.

48:32
 

Bacary Sagna sends in a cross.

46:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James McClean by Bacary Sagna. Bacary Sagna is cautioned. Sebastian Larsson has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

43:21
 

Shot from close range by James McClean misses to the left of the goal.

42:21
 

Foul by Stephane Sessegnon on Sebastien Squillaci, free kick awarded. Lukasz Fabianski takes the direct free kick.

39:40
Goal
 

Goal scored by Kieran Richardson from just inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sunderland 1-0 Arsenal.

38:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Gardner by Johan Djourou. Caution for Johan Djourou. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Sebastian Larsson, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

35:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James McClean on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Bacary Sagna takes the direct free kick.

29:47
 

Yao Gervinho challenges Phillip Bardsley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Phillip Bardsley takes the free kick.

29:20
 

Thomas Vermaelen fouled by Phillip Bardsley, the ref awards a free kick. Thomas Vermaelen restarts play with the free kick.

28:41
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

28:19
 

Drilled right-footed shot by James McClean. Blocked by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

27:42
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie played to the near post, Simon Mignolet makes a save.

27:32
 

Yao Gervinho takes a shot. Simon Mignolet makes a save.

26:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on Jack Colback. Kieran Richardson takes the direct free kick.

26:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Robin van Persie. Kieran Richardson takes the direct free kick.

23:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen by Craig Gardner. Thomas Vermaelen takes the free kick.

22:33
 

James McClean crosses the ball, save made by Lukasz Fabianski.

20:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Michael Turner. Mikel Arteta takes the direct free kick.

18:47
 

The ball is swung over by James McClean, blocked by Aaron Ramsey.

17:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thomas Vermaelen by Sebastian Larsson. Lukasz Fabianski takes the free kick.

15:45
 

The ball is crossed by James McClean, save made by Lukasz Fabianski.

13:39
 

Stephane Sessegnon has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area which goes wide right of the goal.

13:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Ramsey on James McClean. Direct free kick taken by Jack Colback.

9:20
Substitution
 

Sebastien Squillaci on for Francis Coquelin. Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line, Sebastien Squillaci makes a clearance.

4:30
 

Robin van Persie fouled by Craig Gardner, the ref awards a free kick. Shot on goal comes in from Mikel Arteta from the free kick.

1:40
 

Aaron Ramsey challenges Sebastian Larsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

:43
 

Inswinging corner taken by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from the left by-line.