• Date: Sat 27 August 2016
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Pereyra 56"

1 - 3
Arsenal

Arsenal

Cazorla 8" (P)

Sanchez 39"

Ozil 45"

Watford vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Gomes
27 Kabasele
4 Kaboul
5 Prodl
7 Amrabat
11 Behrami
29 Capoue
17 Guedioura
25 Holebas
24 Ighalo
9 Deeney
Substitutes
22 Janmaat
10 Success
18 Zuniga
19 Sinclair
23 Watson
30 Pantilimon
37 Pereyra56"

Arsenal

33 Cech
24 Bellerin
16 Holding
6 Koscielny
18 Monreal
19 Cazorla8"
29 Xhaka
14 Walcott
11 Ozil45"
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
7 Sanchez39"
Substitutes
3 Gibbs
10 Wilshere
12 Giroud
13 Ospina
21 Chambers
34 Coquelin
35 Elneny

Possession Stats

35%
65%

Form Guide -

Watford

Arsenal



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The match has reached full-time.

90:00 +4.54
 

Clearance by Rob Holding.

90:00 +0.34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alexis Sanchez by Sebastien Prodl.

90:00 +1.01
 

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

90:00 +3.04
 

The ball is sent over by Isaac Success.

90:00 +3.5
 

Valon Behrami concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Wilshere.

88:51
 

Jose Holebas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere.

88:42
 

Santi Cazorla restarts play with the free kick.

88:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mohamed Elneny by Etienne Capoue.

87:31
 

Jose Holebas fouled by Jack Wilshere, the ref awards a free kick.

86:27
 

Clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

85:17
 

Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

84:52
 

Foul by Roberto Pereyra on Mohamed Elneny, free kick awarded.

84:19
 

Free kick taken by Heurelho Gomes.

83:52
 

Foul by Hector Bellerin on Etienne Capoue, free kick awarded.

82:46
 

Laurent Koscielny restarts play with the free kick.

82:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Valon Behrami on Theo Walcott.

80:56
 

Roberto Pereyra sends in a cross.

80:31
 

Corner taken by Santi Cazorla.

78:43
 

Odion Jude Ighalo takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

77:49
 

Isaac Success gets a header at goal. Petr Cech catches the ball.

77:48
 

Corner taken by Etienne Capoue.

77:20
 

Clearance by Rob Holding.

76:37
 

Santi Cazorla concedes a free kick for a foul on Etienne Capoue.

76:12
Substitution
 

Isaac Success joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nordin Amrabat.

75:34
 

Nordin Amrabat gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere.

75:26
 

Clearance made by Granit Xhaka.

75:23
 

Rob Holding manages to make a clearance.

75:16
 

Sebastien Prodl restarts play with the free kick.

74:45
 

Unfair challenge on Valon Behrami by Alexis Sanchez results in a free kick.

73:56
 

Sebastien Prodl makes a clearance.

73:27
Substitution
 

Kieran Gibbs replaces Nacho Monreal.

71:04
 

Clearance made by Rob Holding.

70:38
 

Odion Jude Ighalo sends in a cross.

70:25
 

Corner taken by Jose Holebas from the right by-line.

69:39
 

Daryl Janmaat sends in a cross.

69:37
Substitution
 

Mohamed Elneny joins the action as a substitute, replacing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

69:31
 

Clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

69:06
Substitution
 

Jack Wilshere joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mesut Ozil.

68:47
 

Etienne Capoue is fouled.

68:47
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain challenges Etienne Capoue unfairly and gives away a free kick.

68:14
 

Daryl Janmaat sends in a cross.

66:54
 

Shot by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain cleared the net.

66:43
 

Etienne Capoue crosses the ball in from the free kick.

66:01
 

Nordin Amrabat fouled by Nacho Monreal, the ref awards a free kick.

65:35
 

Sebastien Prodl fouled by Alexis Sanchez, the ref awards a free kick.

65:08
 

Hector Bellerin fouled by Etienne Capoue, the ref awards a free kick.

64:36
 

Heurelho Gomes restarts play with the free kick.

63:59
 

Santi Cazorla takes the free kick.

63:32
 

Foul by Jose Holebas on Theo Walcott, free kick awarded.

63:17
 

Sebastien Prodl restarts play with the free kick.

63:08
 

Handball decision goes against Alexis Sanchez.

61:14
 

Shot by Theo Walcott went wide of the left-hand post.

59:02
 

Unfair challenge on Nacho Monreal by Troy Deeney results in a free kick.

58:58
 

Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

56:28
 

Etienne Capoue takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

56:24
 

Daryl Janmaat produces a cross.

54:25
 

Etienne Capoue takes a shot. Petr Cech catches the ball.

53:44
 

Unfair challenge on Roberto Pereyra by Nacho Monreal results in a free kick.

53:28
 

The ball is sent over by Hector Bellerin.

52:25
 

Nordin Amrabat delivers the ball.

51:59
 

Theo Walcott is ruled offside.

51:34
Substitution
 

Christian Kabasele goes off and Daryl Janmaat comes on.

51:13
 

The offside flag is raised against Roberto Pereyra.

50:38
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain concedes a free kick for a foul on Nordin Amrabat.

48:19
 

Free kick taken by Petr Cech.

48:01
 

Etienne Capoue concedes a free kick for a foul on Theo Walcott.

47:59
 

Nordin Amrabat crosses the ball.

47:47
 

Granit Xhaka manages to make a clearance.

46:55
 

Clearance made by Younes Kaboul.

45:13
 

Handball decision goes against Alexis Sanchez.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:01
Substitution
 

Roberto Pereyra on for Adlene Guedioura.

45:00 +0.38
Goal
 

Mesut Ozil scores a headed goal. Watford 0-3 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Alexis Sanchez.

45:00 +1.06
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Odion Jude Ighalo a yellow card.

44:30
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Heurelho Gomes parries the effort to safety.

43:07
 

Adlene Guedioura manages to make a clearance.

40:46
 

Jose Holebas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Hector Bellerin.

39:23
Goal
 

Alexis Sanchez grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Watford 0-2 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Theo Walcott.

36:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Laurent Koscielny by Nordin Amrabat.

35:05
 

Shot by Alexis Sanchez. Shot by Santi Cazorla. Blocked by Etienne Capoue.

34:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nordin Amrabat on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

32:37
 

Jose Holebas takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

32:26
 

Free kick taken by Heurelho Gomes.

31:53
 

Alexis Sanchez challenges Younes Kaboul unfairly and gives away a free kick.

31:15
 

Petr Cech restarts play with the free kick.

30:38
 

Granit Xhaka fouled by Valon Behrami, the ref awards a free kick.

30:34
 

Clearance by Rob Holding.

28:28
 

Unfair challenge on Nordin Amrabat by Nacho Monreal results in a free kick.

28:26
 

Younes Kaboul restarts play with the free kick.

27:00
 

Nordin Amrabat produces a cross.

25:45
 

Unfair challenge on Nordin Amrabat by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain results in a free kick.

25:39
 

Nordin Amrabat crosses the ball.

24:24
 

Troy Deeney has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

24:06
 

Centre by Nordin Amrabat.

23:36
 

Adlene Guedioura has an effort at goal. Blocked by Laurent Koscielny.

23:06
 

Theo Walcott takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Heurelho Gomes parries the ball but the danger is not over.

22:29
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sends in a cross.

22:20
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Santi Cazorla.

21:37
 

Hector Bellerin produces a cross.

17:29
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is ruled offside.

16:08
 

Sebastien Prodl receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

16:02
 

Sebastien Prodl challenges Theo Walcott unfairly and gives away a free kick.

10:56
 

Sebastien Prodl makes a clearance.

8:56
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Santi Cazorla. Watford 0-1 Arsenal.

7:12
 

Unfair challenge on Alexis Sanchez by Nordin Amrabat results in a Penalty.

7:09
 

Sebastien Prodl manages to make a clearance.

6:40
 

Younes Kaboul manages to make a clearance.

4:54
 

Mesut Ozil is caught offside.

1:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alexis Sanchez by Younes Kaboul.

1:05
 

Adlene Guedioura produces a cross.

:20
 

Clearance by Christian Kabasele.

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