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Arsenal 3 Stoke City 1 Match Centre

Sunday, 23rd October 2011

Barclays Premier League Kick Off: 13:30 Venue: Ashburton Grove Attendance: 59,671
Click for Arsenal squad list Arsenal
Gervinho 27
van Persie 73, 82
3 - 1 Stoke City
Crouch 34
Click for Stoke City squad list
Match Finished
Time   Comments
- mc-whistle Match ends, Arsenal 3, Stoke City 1.
90+4 mc-whistle Second Half ends, Arsenal 3, Stoke City 1.
90+1   Substitution, Arsenal. Emmanuel Frimpong replaces Gervinho.
90   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Asmir Begovic.
90   Attempt saved. Gervinho (Arsenal) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.
85   Attempt missed. Glenn Whelan (Stoke City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Matthew Upson with a headed pass.
84   Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
58   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
84   Foul by Matthew Upson (Stoke City).
84   Attempt missed. Cameron Jerome (Stoke City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.
84   Attempt blocked. Kenwyne Jones (Stoke City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Glenn Whelan.
82 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 3, Stoke City 1. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Gervinho.
78   Foul by André Santos (Arsenal).
78   Glenn Whelan (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
77   Wojciech Szczesny (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
77   Foul by Cameron Jerome (Stoke City).
77   Foul by André Santos (Arsenal).
77   Dean Whitehead (Stoke City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
75   Offside, Arsenal. Alexandre Song tries a through ball, but Robin van Persie is caught offside.
74   Substitution, Stoke City. Cameron Jerome replaces Matthew Etherington.
74   Substitution, Stoke City. Kenwyne Jones replaces Peter Crouch.
73 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 2, Stoke City 1. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Gervinho.
72   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Andy Wilkinson.
71   Substitution, Arsenal. Andrey Arshavin replaces Theo Walcott.
71   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Glenn Whelan.
69   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
68   Delay in match Robin van Persie (Arsenal) because of an injury.
67   Substitution, Arsenal. Robin van Persie replaces Marouane Chamakh.
66   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Dean Whitehead.
64   Foul by André Santos (Arsenal).
64   Matthew Etherington (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
60   Substitution, Stoke City. Salif Diao replaces Rory Delap.
58   Delay over. They are ready to continue.
57   Delay in match Jonathan Walters (Stoke City) because of an injury.
56   Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).
56   Jonathan Walters (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
56   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Andy Wilkinson.
55 mc-yellow Andy Wilkinson (Stoke City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
55   Theo Walcott (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
55   Foul by Andy Wilkinson (Stoke City).
52   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ryan Shawcross.
52   Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
52   Foul by Glenn Whelan (Stoke City).
48   Attempt missed. Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left following a corner.
48   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Matthew Upson.
46   Attempt missed. Jonathan Walters (Stoke City) right footed shot from more than 35 yards misses to the left. Assisted by Rory Delap.
-   Second Half begins Arsenal 1, Stoke City 1.
45+3 mc-whistle First Half ends, Arsenal 1, Stoke City 1.
45+2   Attempt missed. Gervinho (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by André Santos following a corner.
45+2   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Dean Whitehead.
42   Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
42   Foul by Rory Delap (Stoke City).
40   Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).
40   Peter Crouch (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
38   Corner, Stoke City. Conceded by Alexandre Song.
36   Foul by Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal).
36   Dean Whitehead (Stoke City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
34 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 1, Stoke City 1. Peter Crouch (Stoke City) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jonathan Walters following a set piece situation.
34   Attempt blocked. Jonathan Walters (Stoke City) header from the left side of the six yard box is blocked.
33   Foul by Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal).
33   Peter Crouch (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
32   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Marc Wilson.
31 mc-yellow Dean Whitehead (Stoke City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
31   Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
31   Foul by Dean Whitehead (Stoke City).
30   Foul by Johan Djourou (Arsenal).
30   Peter Crouch (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
29   Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
-   First Half begins.
29   Foul by Peter Crouch (Stoke City).
-   Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
27 mc-goal Goal! Arsenal 1, Stoke City 0. Gervinho (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Aaron Ramsey with a through ball.
26   Marouane Chamakh (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
26   Foul by Andy Wilkinson (Stoke City).
24   Foul by Mikel Arteta (Arsenal).
24   Rory Delap (Stoke City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
23   Offside, Stoke City. Glenn Whelan tries a through ball, but Jonathan Walters is caught offside.
22   Attempt missed. Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Gervinho following a set piece situation.
22   Theo Walcott (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
22   Foul by Marc Wilson (Stoke City).
18   Hand ball by Dean Whitehead (Stoke City).
17   Alexandre Song (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
17   Foul by Peter Crouch (Stoke City).
15   Marouane Chamakh (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
15   Foul by Matthew Upson (Stoke City).
12   Attempt missed. Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Alexandre Song.
11   Attempt missed. Jonathan Walters (Stoke City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Peter Crouch with a headed pass.
9   Attempt missed. Marouane Chamakh (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Mikel Arteta with a cross following a corner.
9   Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Marc Wilson.
3   Attempt missed. Matthew Etherington (Stoke City) left footed shot from long range on the right misses to the right. Assisted by Glenn Whelan.
2   Hand ball by André Santos (Arsenal).
2   Alexandre Song (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
2   Foul by Glenn Whelan (Stoke City).
1   Offside, Arsenal. Alexandre Song tries a through ball, but Theo Walcott is caught offside.
1   Offside, Stoke City. Ryan Shawcross tries a through ball, but Peter Crouch is caught offside.
-   First Half begins.
-   Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
Starting line-ups
13 Wojciech Szczesny
20 Johan Djourou
11 Clarindo Andre Santos
4 Per Mertesacker
6 Laurent Koscielny
17 Alexandre Song
14 Theo Walcott (Arshavin 71)
16 Aaron Ramsey
8 Mikel Arteta
27 Yao Gervinho (Frimpong 90+1)
29 Marouane Chamakh (van Persie 67)
Substitutes
7 Tomas Rosicky
30 Yossi Benayoun
23 Andrey Arshavin (Walcott 71)
10 Robin van Persie (Chamakh 67)
21 Lukasz Fabianski
26 Emmanuel Frimpong (Gervinho 90+1)
9 Chu-Young Park
Starting line-ups
1 Asmir Begovic
20 Matthew Upson
12 Marc Wilson
28 Andy Wilkinson
17 Ryan Shawcross
26 Matthew Etherington (Jerome 74)
6 Glenn Whelan
24 Rory Delap (Diao 60)
18 Dean Whitehead
19 Jonathan Walters
25 Peter Crouch (Jones 74)
Substitutes
4 Robert Huth
30 Ryan Shotton
29 Thomas Sorensen
33 Cameron Jerome (Etherington 74)
15 Salif Diao (Delap 60)
9 Kenwyne Jones (Crouch 74)
40 Wilson Palacios

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