• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 29 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The DW Stadium
Wigan Athletic

Wigan Athletic

Watson 17" (P)

Squillaci 80" (OG)

2 - 2
Arsenal

Arsenal

Arshavin 38"

Bendtner 43"

Wigan Athletic vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
23 Stam
5 Caldwell
3 Alcaraz
2 Gohouri
6 Thomas
21 Diame
15 Cleverley
8 Watson17"
10 N'Zogbia
20 Rodallega
Substitutes
12 Pollitt
9 Boselli
13 Caldwell
14 Gomez
16 McArthur
31 Figueroa
38 McManaman

Arsenal

21 Fabianski
27 Eboue
18 Squillaci80"
6 Koscielny
3 Sagna
2 Diaby
7 Rosicky
15 Denilson
52 Bendtner43"
29 Chamakh
23 Arshavin38"
Substitutes
53 Szczesny
8 Nasri
11 Vela
14 Walcott
19 Wilshere
20 Djourou
22 Clichy

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Wigan Athletic

D L L D W L L D

Arsenal

W W W W W W W W
Head to Head
Wigan
3-2
Arsenal 18-Apr-2010
Arsenal
4-0
Wigan 19-Sep-2009
Wigan
1-4
Arsenal 11-Apr-2009
Arsenal
1-0
Wigan 06-Dec-2008
Wigan
0-0
Arsenal 09-Mar-2008
Arsenal
2-0
Wigan 24-Nov-2007


Live Text Commentary
92:37 +2.37
 

Nicklas Bendtner takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi makes a comfortable save.

91:36 +1.36
 

Close range effort by Nicklas Bendtner goes wide of the left-hand post.

91:20 +1.2
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Antolin Alcaraz gets a block in.

89:06
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Samir Nasri. Shot from just outside the area by Bacary Sagna misses to the right of the target.

87:54
 

Antolin Alcaraz challenges Nicklas Bendtner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Samir Nasri.

85:00
Substitution
 

Maynor Figueroa is brought on as a substitute for Ronnie Stam.

81:57
Substitution
 

Andrey Arshavin leaves the field to be replaced by Samir Nasri. Theo Walcott joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jack Wilshere.

79:29
Goal
 

Tom Cleverley produces a cross, clearance by Laurent Koscielny. Inswinging corner taken by Ben Watson, Own goal by Sebastien Squillaci. Wigan 2-2 Arsenal.Assist by Hugo Rodallega.

77:21
 

Charles N'Zogbia sent off.

76:07
 

Jack Wilshere concedes a free kick for a foul on Charles N'Zogbia. Gary Caldwell restarts play with the free kick.

75:04
 

Steve Gohouri has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

74:33
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save by Lukasz Fabianski.

74:33
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save by Lukasz Fabianski.

73:45
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Gary Caldwell a yellow card. Gary Caldwell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marouane Chamakh. Tomas Rosicky restarts play with the free kick.

73:33
 

The ball is swung over by Charles N'Zogbia, clearance by Bacary Sagna.

71:51
 

Bacary Sagna gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James McArthur. Ben Watson crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.

71:02
Substitution
 

James McArthur replaces Mohamed Diame.

70:04
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

70:04
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi.

68:32
 

Foul by Marouane Chamakh on Ben Watson, free kick awarded. Strike comes in from Hugo Rodallega from the free kick, save by Lukasz Fabianski.

67:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Antolin Alcaraz by Marouane Chamakh. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ben Watson, Bacary Sagna manages to make a clearance.

66:57
 

The ball is crossed by Mohamed Diame, Nicklas Bendtner manages to make a clearance.

65:58
 

Unfair challenge on Ben Watson by Nicklas Bendtner results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Watson.

65:37
 

Tomas Rosicky fouled by Hendry Thomas, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tomas Rosicky.

63:49
 

Shot on goal by Tom Cleverley from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

61:48
 

Ronnie Stam is caught offside. Lukasz Fabianski takes the indirect free kick.

59:51
 

Charles N'Zogbia concedes a free kick for a foul on Neves Denilson. Free kick taken by Neves Denilson.

57:56
 

Outswinging corner taken by Andrey Arshavin, Headed effort from inside the area by Marouane Chamakh misses to the right of the target.

57:47
 

Centre by Bacary Sagna, clearance made by Antolin Alcaraz.

53:23
 

Neves Denilson concedes a free kick for a foul on Mohamed Diame. Ben Watson takes the direct free kick.

49:03 +4.03
 

Hugo Rodallega takes a shot. Save by Lukasz Fabianski. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ben Watson.

49:17
 

Unfair challenge on Neves Denilson by Ben Watson results in a free kick. Neves Denilson takes the direct free kick.

48:24
 

Hendry Thomas challenges Jack Wilshere unfairly and gives away a free kick. Neves Denilson restarts play with the free kick.

46:32 +1.32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Caldwell on Andrey Arshavin. Direct free kick taken by Andrey Arshavin, Close range headed effort by Marouane Chamakh misses to the right of the target.

46:26
 

Ronnie Stam fouled by Andrey Arshavin, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Hendry Thomas.

43:51
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Nicklas Bendtner from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Wigan 1-2 Arsenal.Assist by Andrey Arshavin.

42:58
 

Marouane Chamakh fouled by Steve Gohouri, the ref awards a free kick. Bacary Sagna takes the direct free kick.

38:54
Goal
 

Andrey Arshavin grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Wigan 1-1 Arsenal.Assist by Nicklas Bendtner.

38:50
 

Nicklas Bendtner takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

38:07
 

Emmanuel Eboue fouled by Charles N'Zogbia, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Emmanuel Eboue.

36:59
 

Emmanuel Eboue challenges Ben Watson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gary Caldwell.

30:31
 

Bacary Sagna challenges Hendry Thomas unfairly and gives away a free kick. Antolin Alcaraz takes the direct free kick.

26:40
Substitution
 

Jack Wilshere replaces Vassiriki Diaby. Ben Watson challenges Tomas Rosicky unfairly and gives away a free kick. Neves Denilson takes the free kick.

23:17
 

Tomas Rosicky takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

22:49
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Andrey Arshavin from the left by-line, save made by Ali Al Habsi.

20:19
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ben Watson, Antolin Alcaraz takes a shot. Neves Denilson manages to make a clearance.

18:26
 

Neves Denilson fouled by Ben Watson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Tomas Rosicky.

17:12
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Ben Watson. Wigan 1-0 Arsenal.Laurent Koscielny gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Charles N'Zogbia. Charles N'Zogbia provided the assist for the goal.

15:51
 

Andrey Arshavin has an effort at goal from 12 yards.

13:41
 

Neves Denilson fouled by Charles N'Zogbia, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Neves Denilson.

11:51
 

Gary Caldwell challenges Nicklas Bendtner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nicklas Bendtner produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, blocked by Gary Caldwell. Andrey Arshavin takes a outswinging corner.

9:26
 

Foul by Gary Caldwell on Marouane Chamakh, free kick awarded. Neves Denilson takes the free kick.

9:08
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save by Lukasz Fabianski.

7:08
 

Charles N'Zogbia gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Emmanuel Eboue. Direct free kick taken by Lukasz Fabianski.

6:33
 

Foul by Marouane Chamakh on Hendry Thomas, free kick awarded. Antolin Alcaraz restarts play with the free kick.

4:58
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Andrey Arshavin clears the bar.

4:01
 

Hendry Thomas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Vassiriki Diaby. Free kick taken by Neves Denilson.

1:52
 

The referee penalises Hugo Rodallega for handball. Free kick taken by Lukasz Fabianski.

:59
 

Centre by Charles N'Zogbia.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Arsenal 32 31 66
3 Man Utd 33 28 65
4 Man City 33 33 64
5 Liverpool 32 11 57
6 Tottenham Hotspur 33 6 57
7 Southampton 33 21 56
8 Swansea 33 -4 47
9 Stoke 33 -3 46
10 West Ham 33 0 43

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