Arsenal
No. Name
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
71' 8  Lassana Diarra
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 5 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Abou Diaby  8'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
70' 27  Emmanuel Eboué
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
65' 9  Eduardo
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
26 Nicklas Bendtner  39' 42'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 8
    • Abou Diaby Goal
  • 38
    • Adrian Neaga Yellow Card
  • 39
    • Nicklas Bendtner Yellow Card
  • 42
    • Nicklas Bendtner Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 57
    • On: Romeo Surdu | Off: Vasilica Cristocea
  • 65
    • On: Dorel Zaharia | Off: Adrian Neaga
  • 65
    • On: Eduardo | Off: Robin van Persie
  • 68
    • Dorel Zaharia Goal
  • 70
    • On: Emmanuel Eboué | Off: Abou Diaby
  • 71
    • On: Lassana Diarra | Off: Bacary Sagna
  • 81
    • On: Pawel Golanski | Off: Valentin Badea
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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Match Commentary

- Match ends, Arsenal 2, Steaua Bucharest 1.
90' Second Half ends, Arsenal 2, Steaua Bucharest 1.
90' Attempt saved. Eduardo (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Lass Diarra.
90' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Romeo Surdu tries a through ball, but Dorel Zaharia is caught offside.
90' Attempt missed. Lass Diarra (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Nicklas Bendtner with a headed pass.
90' Lass Diarra (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
90' Foul by Pawel Golanski (Steaua Bucharest).
89' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Nicolae Dica tries a through ball, but Dorel Zaharia is caught offside.
89' Attempt missed. Pawel Golanski (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Ionut Rada.
88' Attempt missed. Lass Diarra (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
87' Eduardo (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
87' Foul by Dorin Goian (Steaua Bucharest).
86' Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Emmanuel Eboue with a cross following a set piece situation.
86' Denilson (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
86' Foul by Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest).
85' Attempt missed. Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.
83' Armand Traore (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
83' Foul by Pawel Golanski (Steaua Bucharest).
83' Denilson (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.
83' Foul by Romeo Surdu (Steaua Bucharest).
82' Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).
82' Pawel Golanski (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick on the right wing.
81' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
81' Substitution, Steaua Bucharest. Pawel Golanski defender replaces Valentin Badea.
80' Delay in match Eduardo (Arsenal) because of an injury.
78' Attempt saved. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Denilson.
77' Alexandre Song (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.
77' Foul by Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest).
75' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Dorin Goian tries a through ball, but Romeo Surdu is caught offside.
74' Attempt saved. Dorel Zaharia (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Florin Lovin.
73' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
72' Delay in match Jens Lehmann (Arsenal) because of an injury.
71' Substitution, Arsenal. Lass Diarra midfielder replaces Bacary Sagna.
70' Substitution, Arsenal. Emmanuel Eboue midfielder replaces Vasiriki Abou Diaby.
70' Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
70' Foul by Ifeany Emeghara (Steaua Bucharest).
68' Goal! Arsenal 2, Steaua Bucharest 1. Dorel Zaharia (Steaua Bucharest) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Florin Lovin with a cross.
68' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ovidiu Petre tries a through ball, but Dorel Zaharia is caught offside.
66' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ovidiu Petre.
65' Attempt missed. Dorel Zaharia (Steaua Bucharest) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Valentin Badea with a cross.
65' Substitution, Arsenal. Eduardo forward replaces Robin van Persie.
65' Substitution, Steaua Bucharest. Dorel Zaharia forward replaces Adrian Neaga.
64' Hand ball by Denilson (Arsenal).
61' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
61' Delay in match Robinson Zapata (Steaua Bucharest) because of an injury.
58' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
58' Delay in match Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest) because of an injury.
57' Substitution, Steaua Bucharest. Romeo Surdu forward replaces Vasilica Cristocea.
56' Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).
56' Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
55' Foul by Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal).
55' Mihai Nesu (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.
54' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Florin Lovin tries a through ball, but Nicolae Dica is caught offside.
53' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ovidiu Petre.
52' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Mihai Nesu.
52' Attempt blocked. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is blocked.
52' Alexandre Song (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
52' Foul by Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest).
51' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Vasilica Cristocea tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.
50' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Mihai Nesu.
50' Attempt blocked. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Philippe Senderos.
49' Theo Walcott (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
49' Foul by Vasilica Cristocea (Steaua Bucharest).
- Second Half begins Arsenal 2, Steaua Bucharest 0.
45' First Half ends, Arsenal 2, Steaua Bucharest 0.
45' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Nicolae Dica tries a through ball, but Adrian Neaga is caught offside.
45' Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
45' Foul by Dorin Goian (Steaua Bucharest).
43' Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
43' Foul by Vasilica Cristocea (Steaua Bucharest).
42' Goal! Arsenal 2, Steaua Bucharest 0. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.
40' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ionut Rada.
40' Attempt blocked. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Bacary Sagna.
39' Attempt blocked. Vasilica Cristocea (Steaua Bucharest) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Florin Lovin with a headed pass.
39' Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
39' Foul by Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal).
39' Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
38' Adrian Neaga (Steaua Bucharest) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
38' Denilson (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
38' Foul by Adrian Neaga (Steaua Bucharest).
36' Attempt missed. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Theo Walcott.
34' Foul by Theo Walcott (Arsenal).
34' Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.
32' Foul by Robin van Persie (Arsenal).
32' Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.
29' Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
29' Foul by Dorin Goian (Steaua Bucharest).
26' Theo Walcott (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
26' Foul by Mihai Nesu (Steaua Bucharest).
26' Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
26' Foul by Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest).
25' Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.
25' Foul by Mihai Nesu (Steaua Bucharest).
24' Denilson (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
24' Foul by Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest).
23' Attempt missed. Valentin Badea (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Florin Lovin.
23' Foul by Bacary Sagna (Arsenal).
23' Mihai Nesu (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick on the left wing.
22' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Mihai Nesu tries a through ball, but Nicolae Dica is caught offside.
21' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ionut Rada tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.
19' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ionut Rada.
19' Attempt blocked. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Theo Walcott.
17' Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).
17' Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.
14' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Nicolae Dica tries a through ball, but Adrian Neaga is caught offside.
13' Denilson (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
13' Foul by Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest).
13' Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ifeany Emeghara tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.
12' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Robinson Zapata.
12' Attempt missed. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Denilson.
10' Foul by Armand Traore (Arsenal).
10' Ifeany Emeghara (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.
8' Goal! Arsenal 1, Steaua Bucharest 0. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Bacary Sagna with a cross.
7' Theo Walcott (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.
7' Foul by Florin Lovin (Steaua Bucharest).
6' Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Alexandre Song.
4' Attempt blocked. Armand Traore (Arsenal) left footed shot from long range on the left is blocked. Assisted by Alexandre Song.
3' Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.
2' Attempt blocked. Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
- First Half begins.
- Lineups are announced and players are warming up

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