• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 14 September 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Stadium of Light
Sunderland

Sunderland

Gardner 47" (P)

1 - 3
Arsenal

Arsenal

Giroud 10"

Ramsey 75"

Sunderland vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Sunderland

20 Westwood
12 Celustka
21 Diakite
29 Roberge
14 Colback
11 Johnson
4 Ki
15 Vaughan
35 Mavrias
17 Altidore
9 Fletcher
Substitutes
5 Brown
7 Larsson
8 Gardner47"
10 Wickham
24 Cuellar
25 Mannone
31 Borini

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
25 Jenkinson
3 Sagna
6 Koscielny
28 Gibbs
10 Wilshere
20 Flamini
11 Ozil
14 Walcott
12 Giroud10"
16 Ramsey75"
Substitutes
5 Vermaelen
17 Monreal
21 Fabianski
26 Frimpong
31 Miyaichi
44 Gnabry
37 Akpom

Possession Stats

27%
73%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Sunderland

L D L L W L D W

Arsenal

W W W W W W D W
Head to Head
Sunderland
0-1
Arsenal 09-Feb-2013
Arsenal
0-0
Sunderland 18-Aug-2012
Sunderland
1-2
Arsenal 11-Feb-2012
Arsenal
2-1
Sunderland 16-Oct-2011
Arsenal
0-0
Sunderland 05-Mar-2011
Sunderland
1-1
Arsenal 18-Sep-2010


Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

93:30 +3.3
 

The referee blows for offside against Jozy Altidore.

92:38 +2.38
 

Strike comes in from Craig Gardner from the free kick which clears the crossbar.

91:56 +1.56
Substitution
 

Olivier Giroud leaves the field to be replaced by Chuba Akpom.

90:05 +0.05
 

Jozy Altidore fouled by Thomas Vermaelen, the ref awards a free kick.

89:38
 

Olivier Giroud takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.

88:59
 

Shot by Connor Wickham. Wojciech Szczesny makes a block.

88:01
Substitution
 

Nacho Monreal on for Theo Walcott.

87:28
 

Ondrej Celustka delivers the ball.

86:48
 

The ball is sent over by Carl Jenkinson.

85:55
 

Fabio Borini takes a shot. Blocked by Bacary Sagna.

85:00
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Sung-Yeung Ki.

83:51
 

Free kick taken by Valentin Roberge.

83:14
 

Modibo Diakite challenges Olivier Giroud unfairly and gives away a free kick.

82:45
 

Header by Connor Wickham misses to the right of the target.

81:37
 

Fabio Borini takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Mathieu Flamini.

81:14
 

The ball is crossed by Theo Walcott.

78:55
 

Corner taken by Fabio Borini.

78:36
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Bacary Sagna gets a block in.

77:54
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Olivier Giroud. Blocked by Craig Gardner.

76:57
 

Jack Wilshere fouled by Valentin Roberge, the ref awards a free kick.

76:35
Substitution
 

Connor Wickham on for Steven Fletcher.

76:13
 

Shot by Fabio Borini went wide of the left-hand upright.

75:17
Goal
 

Aaron Ramsey slots the ball right footed into the goal. Sunderland 1-3 Arsenal.Olivier Giroud provided the assist for the goal.

72:56
 

Shot by Craig Gardner went wide left of the target.

71:48
 

Clearance by Ondrej Celustka.

70:37
Substitution
 

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Fabio Borini coming on for Charis Mavrias.

70:05
Yellow card
 

Bacary Sagna is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

69:25
 

Foul by Bacary Sagna on Jozy Altidore, free kick awarded.

66:20
 

Jack Colback makes a clearance.

66:19
 

Modibo Diakite manages to make a clearance.

66:18
 

Jack Colback makes a clearance.

66:10
 

Mesut Ozil delivers the ball.

64:02
 

The ball is delivered by Carl Jenkinson.

63:58
 

Modibo Diakite makes a clearance.

63:19
 

Adam Johnson takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

61:28
 

Adam Johnson has an effort at goal. Mathieu Flamini gets a block in.

60:53
 

Aaron Ramsey is fouled.

60:51
 

Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

60:15
 

The offside flag is raised against Sung-Yeung Ki.

59:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mathieu Flamini on Jozy Altidore.

58:57
 

Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

58:35
 

The official flags Steven Fletcher offside.

57:29
 

The referee blows for offside.

53:49
 

Craig Gardner takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Aaron Ramsey gets a block in.

53:37
 

Ondrej Celustka sends in a cross.

51:17
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mesut Ozil.

50:45
 

Charis Mavrias sends in a cross.

50:30
 

Header by Olivier Giroud misses left.

50:29
 

The ball is swung over by Carl Jenkinson.

49:41
 

Corner taken by Theo Walcott.

47:57
Goal
 

Penalty taken right-footed by Craig Gardner and scored. Sunderland 1-1 Arsenal.

47:12
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Laurent Koscielny results in a Penalty.

46:06 +1.06
 

Olivier Giroud takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Sung-Yeung Ki.

46:07
 

Laurent Koscielny restarts play with the free kick.

45:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Laurent Koscielny by Jozy Altidore.

45:14 +0.14
 

Shot by Mesut Ozil. Blocked by Valentin Roberge.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

45:01
Substitution
 

David Vaughan leaves the field to be replaced by Craig Gardner.

44:03
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Steven Fletcher.

42:45
 

Foul by Sung-Yeung Ki on Olivier Giroud, free kick awarded.

42:01
 

Header by Theo Walcott misses right.

41:53
 

Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

41:17
 

Foul by Sung-Yeung Ki on Mesut Ozil, free kick awarded.

39:57
 

Aaron Ramsey challenges Adam Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick.

39:48
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Theo Walcott.

39:22
 

Carl Jenkinson produces a cross.

37:50
 

Short corner worked by Mesut Ozil.

34:24
 

Kieran Gibbs delivers the ball.

33:12
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Johnson.

32:18
 

Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

30:50
 

Aaron Ramsey is adjudged to have handled the ball.

29:17
 

Jack Wilshere fouled by David Vaughan, the ref awards a free kick.

28:33
 

Steven Fletcher crosses the ball.

28:23
 

Bacary Sagna manages to make a clearance.

27:33
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Keiren Westwood fumbles the ball.

26:41
 

Carl Jenkinson restarts play with the free kick.

26:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mathieu Flamini by Steven Fletcher.

24:46
 

Handball by Jozy Altidore.

22:45
 

Clearance by Bacary Sagna.

21:01
 

Ondrej Celustka takes the free kick.

20:32
 

Keiren Westwood takes the free kick.

19:33
 

Valentin Roberge makes a clearance.

19:30
 

Aaron Ramsey takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

18:03
 

Clearance by Jack Colback.

17:31
 

Jozy Altidore has an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny parries the ball away.

14:14
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Keiren Westwood parries the ball away.

13:09
 

Header at goal by Valentin Roberge goes over the frame of the goal.

12:44
 

The ball is sent over by Charis Mavrias.

12:43
 

Bacary Sagna manages to make a clearance.

11:41
 

The ball is crossed by Adam Johnson.

10:14
Goal
 

Olivier Giroud scores with a left foot finish. Sunderland 0-1 Arsenal.Assist by Mesut Ozil.

8:11
 

Jack Colback manages to make a clearance.

6:58
 

Foul by Jozy Altidore on Laurent Koscielny, free kick awarded.

5:04
 

Aaron Ramsey sends in a cross.

3:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Modibo Diakite on Olivier Giroud.

3:31
 

The ball is swung over by David Vaughan.

2:35
 

Keiren Westwood restarts play with the free kick.

2:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Jack Wilshere.

:56
 

Strike comes in from Sung-Yeung Ki from the free kick. Mesut Ozil gets a block in.

:12
 

Mathieu Flamini concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Fletcher.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 34 33 70
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

Full Barclays Premier League Table