• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 13 May 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The Hawthorns
West Bromwich Albion

West Bromwich Albion

Long 10"

Dorrans 14"

2 - 3
Arsenal

Arsenal

Benayoun 3"

Andre Santos 29"

Koscielny 53"

West Bromwich Albion vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

West Bromwich Albion

13 Fulop
28 Jones
23 McAuley
3 Olsson
6 Ridgewell
31 Cox
7 Morrison
21 Mulumbu
17 Dorrans14"
9 Long10"
32 Fortune
Substitutes
25 Dawson
20 Shorey
24 Odemwingie
33 Scharner
8 Andrews
19 Daniels
26 Hurst

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
25 Jenkinson
5 Vermaelen
6 Koscielny53"
11 Andre Santos29"
7 Rosicky
17 Song
39 Coquelin
30 Benayoun3"
27 Gervinho
10 van Persie
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
20 Djourou
16 Ramsey
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
14 Walcott
28 Gibbs
29 Chamakh

Possession Stats

29%
71%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

West Bromwich Albion

L D W D W L W L

Arsenal

W L W W W W W W
Head to Head
Arsenal
3-0
West Brom 05-Nov-2011
West Brom
2-2
Arsenal 19-Mar-2011
Arsenal
2-3
West Brom 25-Sep-2010
West Brom
1-3
Arsenal 03-Mar-2009
Arsenal
1-0
West Brom 16-Aug-2008
Arsenal
3-1
West Brom 15-Apr-2006

Live Text Commentary
93:31 +3.31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kieran Gibbs by Shane Long. Direct free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

93:17 +3.17
 

Paul Scharner produces a cross, clearance made by Theo Walcott.

92:56 +2.56
 

Aaron Ramsey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Peter Odemwingie. Paul Scharner takes the direct free kick.

91:57 +1.57
 

Peter Odemwingie is caught offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

91:36 +1.36
 

The ball is sent over by Peter Odemwingie, Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

90:54 +0.54
 

Billy Jones takes a shot. Blocked by Kieran Gibbs.

90:29 +0.29
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

89:52
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Scharner, Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

89:22
 

The ball is delivered by Peter Odemwingie, Aaron Ramsey makes a clearance.

86:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Odemwingie by Kieran Gibbs. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Peter Odemwingie from right wing, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

85:35
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Laurent Koscielny gets a block in.

83:50
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune produces a cross.

82:24
 

Jonas Olsson fouled by Robin van Persie, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Jonas Olsson.

81:49
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune challenges Alex Song unfairly and gives away a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

81:36
 

The ball is swung over by Billy Jones.

80:44
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Marc-Antoine Fortune misses to the left of the target.

79:51
 

Corner taken by Theo Walcott from the left by-line to the near post, save by Marton Fulop.

78:41
Substitution
 

Clarindo Andre Santos goes off and Aaron Ramsey comes on.

78:21
Substitution
 

Paul Scharner replaces Graham Dorrans.

78:04
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Keith Andrews.

75:13
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Graham Dorrans, Jonas Olsson takes a shot. Clearance by Carl Jenkinson.

74:42
 

Billy Jones produces a cross, clearance by Alex Song.

72:48
Substitution
 

Simon Cox leaves the field to be replaced by Peter Odemwingie. Clarindo Andre Santos is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Billy Jones restarts play with the free kick.

71:44
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie, clearance by Liam Ridgewell.

71:19
 

Alex Song takes a shot from 25 yards. Blocked by Jonas Olsson.

71:14
 

The ball is swung over by Theo Walcott, Jonas Olsson makes a clearance.

71:04
 

Centre by Robin van Persie.

70:41
 

The referee blows for offside against Marc-Antoine Fortune. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

70:01
 

Keith Andrews takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

68:20
 

Shane Long gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Song. Laurent Koscielny takes the free kick.

66:05
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Graham Dorrans by Yossi Benayoun results in a free kick. (Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Kieran Gibbs coming on for Yao Gervinho. Jonas Olsson takes the free kick.

63:56
 

Foul by Marc-Antoine Fortune on Laurent Koscielny, free kick awarded. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

63:34
 

The ball is delivered by Yao Gervinho, clearance by Gareth McAuley.

62:17
 

A cross is delivered by Simon Cox, Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

62:10
 

Simon Cox delivers the ball, clearance made by Alex Song.

62:03
 

Centre by Graham Dorrans.

61:43
 

Graham Dorrans decides to take the corner short.

61:09
 

Corner taken by Graham Dorrans, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

60:51
 

Corner taken right-footed by Graham Dorrans from the right by-line, clearance by Yossi Benayoun.

60:00
 

Outswinging corner taken by Graham Dorrans from the right by-line, Jonas Olsson takes a shot. Robin van Persie gets a block in.

59:52
 

A cross is delivered by Simon Cox, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

58:38
 

Youssouf Mulumbu produces a cross.

57:54
 

Carl Jenkinson crosses the ball.

56:10
 

Foul by Clarindo Andre Santos on Marc-Antoine Fortune, free kick awarded. Graham Dorrans crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, clearance by Theo Walcott.

53:14
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie, Laurent Koscielny fires in a goal from inside the six-yard box to the top right corner of the goal. West Brom 2-3 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Robin van Persie.

52:49
 

Simon Cox produces a cross, save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

51:21
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

50:46
Substitution
 

(West Brom) makes a substitution, with Keith Andrews coming on for James Morrison.

50:31
 

Clarindo Andre Santos produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

49:38
 

Graham Dorrans produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.

48:10
 

Foul by Carl Jenkinson on James Morrison, free kick awarded. Graham Dorrans crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Robin van Persie.

46:48 +1.48
 

Shane Long takes a shot. Laurent Koscielny gets a block in.

46:11 +1.11
 

Close range effort by Yao Gervinho misses to the right of the goal.

47:19
 

Robin van Persie takes a inswinging corner to the near post.

47:12
 

The ball is sent over by Theo Walcott, Graham Dorrans gets a block in.

45:42
 

Yao Gervinho produces a cross, clearance by Jonas Olsson.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Theo Walcott coming on for Tomas Rosicky.

44:59
 

Graham Dorrans takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

44:24
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Graham Dorrans, clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

43:01
 

The ball is sent over by Yossi Benayoun.

42:03
 

Robin van Persie fouled by Jonas Olsson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Francis Coquelin.

41:58
 

Liam Ridgewell delivers the ball, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

40:09
 

Billy Jones sends in a cross.

39:41
 

Carl Jenkinson delivers the ball, clearance made by Billy Jones.

38:11
Yellow card
 

Robin van Persie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth McAuley. Booking for Robin van Persie for unsporting behaviour. Marton Fulop takes the free kick.

35:04
 

Jonas Olsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie. Robin van Persie delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

34:26
 

The ball is delivered by Yao Gervinho, save by Marton Fulop.

34:06
 

Carl Jenkinson delivers the ball, clearance made by Gareth McAuley.

33:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marc-Antoine Fortune by Clarindo Andre Santos. Free kick taken by James Morrison.

31:56
 

Robin van Persie is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Marton Fulop.

29:16
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Clarindo Andre Santos from just inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Brom 2-2 Arsenal.

28:10
 

The ball is crossed by Carl Jenkinson, Liam Ridgewell makes a clearance.

26:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gareth McAuley on Robin van Persie. Robin van Persie shoots direct from the free kick, Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

25:46
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune is ruled offside. Laurent Koscielny restarts play with the free kick.

24:50
 

Yossi Benayoun challenges Gareth McAuley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Marton Fulop takes the free kick.

24:29
 

Carl Jenkinson delivers the ball, Yossi Benayoun takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

24:12
 

Shane Long gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Song. Free kick taken by Alex Song.

22:31
 

Thomas Vermaelen fouled by Shane Long, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Alex Song.

21:58
 

Robin van Persie is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Marton Fulop.

21:33
 

The ball is sent over by Yao Gervinho, Jonas Olsson manages to make a clearance.

21:11
 

Shot by Robin van Persie. Blocked by Gareth McAuley.

18:15
 

The ball is swung over by Carl Jenkinson, Shot on goal by Yossi Benayoun from just inside the area goes over the target.

14:10
Goal
 

Graham Dorrans fires in a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Brom 2-1 Arsenal.James Morrison provided the assist for the goal.

13:52
 

The ball is sent over by Clarindo Andre Santos, Marton Fulop makes a save.

13:23
 

Jonas Olsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie. Alex Song takes the free kick.

12:22
 

Francis Coquelin concedes a free kick for a foul on Marc-Antoine Fortune. Direct free kick taken by Graham Dorrans.

10:57
Goal
 

Shane Long scores a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Brom 1-1 Arsenal.James Morrison provided the assist for the goal.

9:29
 

The ball is sent over by Carl Jenkinson, Liam Ridgewell manages to make a clearance.

9:05
 

Clarindo Andre Santos sends in a cross, clearance by Gareth McAuley.

8:25
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Graham Dorrans, Wojciech Szczesny makes a save.

7:25
 

The ball is crossed by Robin van Persie.

7:02
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line played to the near post, Jonas Olsson makes a clearance.

6:51
 

Carl Jenkinson crosses the ball, blocked by Liam Ridgewell.

5:28
 

The offside flag is raised against Youssouf Mulumbu. Indirect free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

4:48
 

Corner taken right-footed by Graham Dorrans, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Laurent Koscielny by Shane Long. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

4:33
 

Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

3:04
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Yossi Benayoun from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Brom 0-1 Arsenal.

:35
 

Foul by Simon Cox on Francis Coquelin, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Francis Coquelin.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

Full Barclays Premier League Table