• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 03 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The DW Stadium
0 - 4
Arsenal

Arsenal

Arteta 27"

Vermaelen 28"

Gervinho 60"

van Persie 77"

Wigan Athletic vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
23 Stam
2 Gohouri
5 Caldwell
31 Figueroa
21 Diame
19 Jones
14 Gomez
4 McCarthy
11 Moses
18 Sammon
Substitutes
12 Pollitt
7 Crusat
8 Watson
9 Di Santo
16 McArthur
20 Rodallega
24 Lopez

Arsenal

13 Szczesny
6 Koscielny
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen28"
11 Andre Santos
16 Ramsey
17 Song
8 Arteta27"
14 Walcott
10 van Persie77"
27 Gervinho60"
Substitutes
21 Fabianski
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
20 Djourou
23 Arshavin
29 Chamakh
30 Benayoun
39 Coquelin

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Wigan Athletic

D L L D W L L D

Arsenal

L D D W L W D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
3-0
Wigan 22-Jan-2011
Wigan
2-2
Arsenal 29-Dec-2010
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


Live Text Commentary
90:51 +0.51
 

The referee blows for offside against Albert Crusat. Wojciech Szczesny restarts play with the free kick.

89:48
 

Clarindo Andre Santos challenges Steve Gohouri unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ronnie Stam restarts play with the free kick.

87:40
Substitution
 

Mohamed Diame gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey. Mohamed Diame receives a caution. James McArthur is brought on as a substitute for Mohamed Diame. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

84:26
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Albert Crusat by Francis Coquelin results in a free kick. Francis Coquelin booked. Free kick taken by David Jones.

83:51
 

Yossi Benayoun takes a shot from 12 yards. Gary Caldwell makes a clearance. Short corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line.

83:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrey Arshavin on Mohamed Diame. Steve Gohouri restarts play with the free kick.

79:01
Substitution
 

Alex Song leaves the field to be replaced by Andrey Arshavin. Yossi Benayoun comes on in place of Theo Walcott. Francis Coquelin on for Yao Gervinho.

77:54
Goal
 

Robin van Persie fires in a goal from inside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Wigan 0-4 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Theo Walcott.

76:32
 

The ball is swung over by Laurent Koscielny, clearance made by Gary Caldwell.

75:05
 

Foul by Thomas Vermaelen on Albert Crusat, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by David Jones.

74:26
 

Franco Di Santo takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

73:45
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi.

72:13
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steve Gohouri on Theo Walcott. Steve Gohouri is booked. Mikel Arteta takes the direct free kick.

71:07
 

Outswinging corner taken by David Jones from the left by-line, Steve Gohouri takes a shot. Save made by Wojciech Szczesny.

70:57
 

Franco Di Santo takes a shot. Blocked by Per Mertesacker.

69:10
 

Aaron Ramsey has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.

66:53
 

Theo Walcott is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Steve Gohouri takes the indirect free kick.

66:29
 

Handball by Victor Moses. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

65:22
 

Corner taken by Victor Moses from the right by-line to the near post, Clarindo Andre Santos manages to make a clearance.

63:16
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

60:47
Goal
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi makes a save. Yao Gervinho finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Wigan 0-3 Arsenal.Assist by Robin van Persie.

58:48
Substitution
 

Albert Crusat is brought on as a substitute for Jordi Gomez.

58:34
Substitution
 

Franco Di Santo joins the action as a substitute, replacing Conor Sammon.

58:25
 

Mikel Arteta produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.

58:18
 

Robin van Persie sends in a cross.

56:33
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on James McCarthy by Alex Song results in a free kick. Alex Song booked. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jordi Gomez from right wing, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

55:44
 

Shot from just outside the box by Mohamed Diame misses to the right of the target.

54:10
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, David Jones makes a clearance.

53:57
 

Theo Walcott delivers the ball.

53:03
 

Jordi Gomez fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. Gary Caldwell restarts play with the free kick.

50:53
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Gary Caldwell results in a free kick. Gary Caldwell is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Thomas Vermaelen.

49:53
 

The ball is delivered by Victor Moses.

48:51
 

Shot by Aaron Ramsey from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

47:37
 

Jordi Gomez produces a left-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

42:29
 

Theo Walcott gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Jones. David Jones takes the direct free kick.

41:51
 

Alex Song concedes a free kick for a foul on David Jones. David Jones restarts play with the free kick.

39:21
 

Yao Gervinho is caught offside. Gary Caldwell takes the free kick.

37:22
 

Unfair challenge on James McCarthy by Alex Song results in a free kick. Gary Caldwell takes the free kick.

36:58
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by James McCarthy results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Yao Gervinho.

34:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikel Arteta on Victor Moses. Free kick taken by Gary Caldwell.

33:56
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi. Theo Walcott produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

31:14
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie, Thomas Vermaelen takes a shot. Blocked by Steve Gohouri.

29:55
 

Robin van Persie fouled by Maynor Figueroa, the ref awards a free kick. Aaron Ramsey restarts play with the free kick.

28:27
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Thomas Vermaelen finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Wigan 0-2 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Robin van Persie.

27:02
Goal
 

Mikel Arteta finds the back of the net with a goal from outside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Wigan 0-1 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Thomas Vermaelen.

26:01
 

The ball is sent over by Ronnie Stam.

25:10
 

The ball is crossed by Aaron Ramsey, save made by Ali Al Habsi.

23:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Caldwell on Robin van Persie. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robin van Persie from right channel, Steve Gohouri makes a clearance.

22:02
 

Conor Sammon is caught offside. Thomas Vermaelen restarts play with the free kick.

19:16
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie to the near post, Laurent Koscielny takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi makes a save.

18:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Mohamed Diame. Mikel Arteta crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Mohamed Diame.

17:57
 

Mikel Arteta challenges James McCarthy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steve Gohouri takes the direct free kick.

17:12
 

The ball is delivered by Theo Walcott.

15:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Mohamed Diame. Per Mertesacker takes the free kick.

11:47
 

Ronnie Stam delivers the ball, clearance made by Thomas Vermaelen.

9:02
 

Victor Moses fouled by Laurent Koscielny, the ref awards a free kick. David Jones takes the free kick.

8:09
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Jordi Gomez, save by Wojciech Szczesny.

5:53
 

Close range shot by Jordi Gomez goes wide of the left-hand post. Inswinging corner taken by Victor Moses from the left by-line.

1:35
 

Victor Moses takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Arsenal 4 0 7
6 Liverpool 4 -1 7
7 West Ham 4 3 6
8 Swansea 3 2 5
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Norwich 3 0 4

Full Barclays Premier League Table