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Arsenal 7 Blackburn Rovers 1 Match Centre

Saturday, 4th February 2012

Barclays Premier League Kick Off: 13:00 Venue: Ashburton Grove Attendance: 59,643
Click for Arsenal squad list Arsenal
van Persie 2, 38, 62
Oxlade-Chamberlain 40, 54
Arteta 51
Dann 90+3 (og)
7 - 1 Blackburn R.
Pedersen 31
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Match Finished
Time   Comments
- mc-whistle Match ends, Arsenal 7, Blackburn Rovers 1.
90+5 mc-whistle Second Half ends, Arsenal 7, Blackburn Rovers 1.
90+3 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 7, Blackburn Rovers 1. Thierry Henry (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Robin van Persie following a fast break.
90+2   Attempt saved. Yossi Benayoun (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
90+1   Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90+1   Foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers).
90   Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Thomas Vermaelen.
88   Thierry Henry (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
88   Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).
85 mc-yellow Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
85   Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).
44   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
85   Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
85   Attempt missed. Grant Hanley (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Morten Gamst Pedersen with a cross following a set piece situation.
84   Foul by Per Mertesacker (Arsenal).
84   Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
81   Foul by Yossi Benayoun (Arsenal).
81   David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
78   Hand ball by David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers).
78   Foul by Yossi Benayoun (Arsenal).
78   Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
75   Yossi Benayoun (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
75   Foul by David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers).
74   Attempt missed. Francis Coquelin (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is too high following a corner.
35   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
74   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Grant Hanley.
73   Hand ball by Mikel Arteta (Arsenal).
72   Substitution, Arsenal. Yossi Benayoun replaces Alexandre Song.
70   Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
70   Foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers).
69   Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).
69   Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
68   Substitution, Arsenal. Bacary Sagna replaces Laurent Koscielny.
68   Substitution, Arsenal. Thierry Henry replaces Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
67   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Martin Olsson.
66   Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Laurent Koscielny with a headed pass following a corner.
65   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Paul Robinson.
63   Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
63   Foul by Radosav Petrovic (Blackburn Rovers).
62 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 6, Blackburn Rovers 1. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Francis Coquelin with a cross.
59   Attempt missed. Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
58   Attempt blocked. Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
58   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
57   Delay in match Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal) because of an injury.
56   Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).
56   David Hoilett (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
56   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
55   Delay in match Scott Dann (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.
54 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 5, Blackburn Rovers 1. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Theo Walcott.
52   Offside, Arsenal. Tomas Rosicky tries a through ball, but Robin van Persie is caught offside.
51 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 4, Blackburn Rovers 1. Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Laurent Koscielny following a corner.
15   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
51   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Grant Hanley.
49   Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).
49   Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
48   Attempt saved. Bradley Orr (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Morten Gamst Pedersen.
47   Offside, Arsenal. Mikel Arteta tries a through ball, but Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is caught offside.
47   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Scott Dann.
-   Second Half begins Arsenal 3, Blackburn Rovers 1.
45+6 mc-whistle First Half ends, Arsenal 3, Blackburn Rovers 1.
45+5   Alexandre Song (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
45+5   Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).
45+3   Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).
45+3   Bradley Orr (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
45+1   Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal) hits the left post with a left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box following a corner.
45+1   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Martin Olsson.
45   Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Grant Hanley replaces David Dunn.
44   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
-   First Half begins.
43   Delay in match Robin van Persie (Arsenal) because of an injury.
-   Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
43 mc-red GaŽl Givet (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the red card for a bad foul.
43   Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
43   Foul by GaŽl Givet (Blackburn Rovers).
42   Attempt blocked. David Dunn (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Steven N'Zonzi.
41 mc-yellow Martin Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card.
40 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 3, Blackburn Rovers 1. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.
38 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 2, Blackburn Rovers 1. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Theo Walcott.
37   Attempt missed. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Francis Coquelin.
36   Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Paul Robinson tries a through ball, but Steven N'Zonzi is caught offside.
35   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
35   Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Bradley Orr replaces Jason Lowe because of an injury.
33   Delay in match Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.
32   Foul by Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal).
32   Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
31 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 1, Blackburn Rovers 1. Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) from a free kick with a left footed shot to the top left corner.
31 mc-yellow Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
30   Foul by Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal).
30   Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
30   Attempt missed. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Alexandre Song.
29   Attempt blocked. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) header from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with a cross.
28   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Morten Gamst Pedersen.
25 mc-yellow Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
25   Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
25   Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).
24   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by GaŽl Givet.
23   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by David Dunn.
23   Attempt blocked. Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
23   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Scott Dann.
21   Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
21   Foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers).
21   Attempt missed. Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
20   Attempt blocked. Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
19   Francis Coquelin (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
19   Foul by David Dunn (Blackburn Rovers).
16   Alexandre Song (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
16   Foul by Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers).
15   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
15 mc-yellow Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
14   Delay in match Wojciech Szczesny (Arsenal) because of an injury.
14   Delay in match Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.
13   Wojciech Szczesny (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
13   Foul by Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers).
12   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Martin Olsson.
9   Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
9   Foul by Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers).
8   Offside, Arsenal. Alexandre Song tries a through ball, but Robin van Persie is caught offside.
7   Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
7   Foul by Anthony Modeste (Blackburn Rovers).
6   Attempt missed. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Tomas Rosicky.
2 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 1, Blackburn Rovers 0. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Theo Walcott.
1   Foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers).
1   Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
-   First Half begins.
-   Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

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