• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 22 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The DW Stadium
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Arsenal

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Wigan Athletic vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
23 Stam
31 Figueroa
17 Boyce
22 Beausejour
10 Maloney
16 McArthur
4 McCarthy
6 Jones
9 Di Santo
2 Kone
Substitutes
12 Pollitt
5 Caldwell
14 Gomez
15 McManaman
19 Boselli
20 Fyvie
25 Golobart

Arsenal

1 Szczesny
3 Sagna
4 Mertesacker
5 Vermaelen
28 Gibbs
8 Arteta
10 Wilshere
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
19 Cazorla
9 Podolski
14 Walcott
Substitutes
24 Mannone
6 Koscielny
16 Ramsey
22 Coquelin
23 Arshavin
25 Jenkinson
27 Gervinho

Possession Stats

36%
64%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Wigan Athletic

D L L D W L L D

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-2
Wigan 16-Apr-2012
Wigan
0-4
Arsenal 03-Dec-2011
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


Live Text Commentary
92:26 +2.26
 

Jean Beausejour produces a cross, Per Mertesacker makes a clearance. Effort on goal by James McArthur from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

91:04 +1.04
Substitution
 

Laurent Koscielny replaces Santi Cazorla.

90:40 +0.4
 

Jordi Gomez takes a shot. Blocked by Per Mertesacker.

90:09 +0.09
 

Jordi Gomez takes a shot. Blocked by Per Mertesacker.

88:18
Substitution
 

Headed effort from deep inside the area by James McArthur misses to the left of the goal. Shaun Maloney goes off and Jordi Gomez comes on.

87:32
 

Maynor Figueroa fouled by Mikel Arteta, the ref awards a free kick. James McCarthy takes the direct free kick.

87:01
 

Unfair challenge on Francis Coquelin by Shaun Maloney results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

85:23
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Francis Coquelin by Shaun Maloney. Shaun Maloney booked. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

82:52
 

Callum McManaman crosses the ball.

82:29
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jean Beausejour, clearance by Per Mertesacker.

81:13
 

The ball is delivered by Ronnie Stam, Per Mertesacker makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by David Jones, Kieran Gibbs manages to make a clearance. Shot by Maynor Figueroa went over the crossbar.

80:23
 

Bacary Sagna gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Maynor Figueroa. Free kick taken by Maynor Figueroa.

78:24
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Callum McManaman. Francis Coquelin on for Lukas Podolski. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

77:09
 

Ronnie Stam delivers the ball.

75:47
Substitution
 

Callum McManaman replaces Franco Di Santo.

74:12
Substitution
 

Maynor Figueroa gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lukas Podolski. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain goes off and Aaron Ramsey comes on. Theo Walcott has an effort direct from the free kick.

73:48
 

The ball is delivered by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ronnie Stam manages to make a clearance.

72:38
 

A cross is delivered by Jean Beausejour. David Jones has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

72:05
 

Kieran Gibbs crosses the ball, Ali Al Habsi makes a save.

71:35
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Blocked by James McArthur. Theo Walcott takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by David Jones.

70:44
 

Santi Cazorla fouled by David Jones, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

69:54
 

Arouna Kone takes a shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

69:40
 

Maynor Figueroa has an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny makes a comfortable save.

69:06
 

Centre by Jean Beausejour, Per Mertesacker makes a clearance. Outswinging corner taken by Jean Beausejour from the left by-line, clearance by Bacary Sagna.

68:26
 

The referee blows for offside against Theo Walcott. James McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.

67:58
 

Short corner taken by Shaun Maloney. Jean Beausejour crosses the ball, comfortable save by Wojciech Szczesny.

67:50
 

The ball is delivered by Shaun Maloney, blocked by Per Mertesacker.

67:02
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Franco Di Santo. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

66:38
 

The referee gives a free kick against Jack Wilshere for handball. James McArthur takes the free kick.

65:59
 

The offside flag is raised against Ronnie Stam. Free kick taken by Wojciech Szczesny.

65:21
 

The ball is swung over by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Maynor Figueroa manages to make a clearance.

65:11
 

The ball is sent over by Jean Beausejour, Bacary Sagna gets a block in.

63:31
 

Foul by Franco Di Santo on Kieran Gibbs, free kick awarded. Kieran Gibbs takes the free kick.

62:32
 

Thomas Vermaelen fouled by Arouna Kone, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kieran Gibbs.

61:18
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Shaun Maloney. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

60:43
 

Jean Beausejour has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

58:21
Goal
 

Jean Beausejour concedes a Penalty for a foul on Theo Walcott. Assist on the goal came from Theo Walcott. Mikel Arteta scores a placed penalty. Wigan 0-1 Arsenal.

58:11
 

The ball is sent over by Kieran Gibbs.

56:56
 

The ball is sent over by Jack Wilshere, clearance by Maynor Figueroa.

55:47
 

A cross is delivered by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, clearance made by Maynor Figueroa.

54:43
 

The ball is crossed by Jean Beausejour, clearance made by Kieran Gibbs. Handball by Shaun Maloney. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

53:31
 

The ball is sent over by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

52:34
 

Ronnie Stam gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Santi Cazorla. Lukas Podolski restarts play with the free kick.

50:26
 

James McArthur challenges Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lukas Podolski has an effort direct from the free kick.

49:53
 

Shot from long range by Maynor Figueroa misses to the left of the target.

48:54
 

Foul by Kieran Gibbs on Franco Di Santo, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

48:34
 

The ball is delivered by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Theo Walcott takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

48:16
 

The ball is swung over by James McCarthy, clearance by Thomas Vermaelen.

46:47
 

The ball is swung over by Bacary Sagna, blocked by Jean Beausejour.

46:31
 

Centre by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, clearance made by Emmerson Boyce.

44:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Shaun Maloney. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

43:02
 

Foul by Kieran Gibbs on Ronnie Stam, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ronnie Stam.

41:19
 

Shot by Franco Di Santo from outside the box goes high over the target.

40:05
 

Jack Wilshere gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shaun Maloney. The referee books Jack Wilshere for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by David Jones.

38:58
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Theo Walcott.

37:36
 

Jean Beausejour is ruled offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

36:39
 

Shaun Maloney is penalised for a handball. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

33:27
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Blocked by Emmerson Boyce.

32:47
 

Unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by David Jones results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

30:34
 

The ball is sent over by Jean Beausejour.

25:28
 

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain fouled by Jean Beausejour, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Mikel Arteta, clearance by Emmerson Boyce.

23:40
 

Effort on goal by Arouna Kone from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

21:43
 

Bacary Sagna challenges James McCarthy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Maynor Figueroa takes the free kick.

21:07
 

Jean Beausejour is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Wojciech Szczesny takes the free kick.

19:31
 

Theo Walcott takes a shot. Maynor Figueroa gets a block in.

17:43
 

Lukas Podolski challenges Franco Di Santo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Franco Di Santo takes the direct free kick.

15:30
 

Lukas Podolski produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

14:58
 

Unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by James McArthur results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

11:30
 

Mikel Arteta takes a shot from 20 yards. Blocked by Maynor Figueroa.

11:00
 

Lukas Podolski takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

10:13
 

Arouna Kone has a drilled shot. Save by Wojciech Szczesny.

8:48
 

Effort on goal by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from 12 yards. Ali Al Habsi makes a save. Corner from the right by-line taken by Theo Walcott, James McArthur makes a clearance.

7:15
 

The referee blows for offside. Wojciech Szczesny takes the indirect free kick.

5:06
 

The ball is swung over by Franco Di Santo, Thomas Vermaelen makes a clearance.

2:09
 

Unfair challenge on David Jones by Santi Cazorla results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

1:36
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Theo Walcott played to the near post, James McCarthy manages to make a clearance.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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