Reading
No. Name
Saves 7
  • 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
  • 1 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
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 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • 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
11 Jobi McAnuff  38'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Jimmy Kebe  71'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
73' 12  Garath McCleary
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
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
61' 9  Adam Le Fondre  66'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
61' 19  Hal Robson-Kanu
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • 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 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 14
    • Lukas Podolski Goal
  • 32
    • Santi Cazorla Goal - Header
  • 34
    • Santi Cazorla Goal
  • 38
    • Jobi McAnuff Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 60
    • Santi Cazorla Goal
  • 61
    • On: Adam Le Fondre | Off: Pavel Pogrebnyak
  • 61
    • On: Hal Robson-Kanu | Off: Noel Hunt
  • 66
    • Adam Le Fondre Goal
  • 71
    • Jimmy Kebe Goal
  • 72
    • Jack Wilshere Yellow Card
  • 73
    • On: Garath McCleary | Off: Jimmy Kebe
  • 74
    • On: Aaron Ramsey | Off: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
  • 80
    • Theo Walcott Goal
  • 83
    • On: Francis Coquelin | Off: Santi Cazorla
  • 85
    • On: Olivier Giroud | Off: Theo Walcott
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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Match Commentary

90' Second Half ends, Reading 2, Arsenal 5.
90'+3' Attempt saved. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Mikel Arteta with a through ball.
90' Attempt saved. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.
90'+2' Attempt missed. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Lukas Podolski with a cross.
90'+2' Offside, Arsenal. Per Mertesacker tries a through ball, but Olivier Giroud is caught offside.
90'+1' Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90' Foul by Jobi McAnuff (Reading).
90' Substitution, Arsenal. Olivier Giroud replaces Theo Walcott.
85' Substitution, Arsenal. Francis Coquelin replaces Santiago Cazorla.
83' Attempt missed. Lukas Podolski (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.
82' Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
81' Foul by Theo Walcott (Arsenal).
81' Goal! Reading 2, Arsenal 5. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Santiago Cazorla.
80' Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
76' Foul by Jay Tabb (Reading).
76' Substitution, Arsenal. Aaron Ramsey replaces Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
74' Attempt saved. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Lukas Podolski.
73' Substitution, Reading. Garath McCleary replaces Jimmy Kébé.
73' Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
72' Kaspars Gorkss (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
72' Foul by Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).
72' Goal! Reading 2, Arsenal 4. Jimmy Kébé (Reading) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Hal Robson-Kanu.
71' Mikel Arteta (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
69' Foul by Jay Tabb (Reading).
69' Foul by Jobi McAnuff (Reading).
68' Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
68' Per Mertesacker (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
67' Foul by Adam Le Fondre (Reading).
67' Goal! Reading 1, Arsenal 4. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jay Tabb with a through ball.
66' Attempt saved. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jack Wilshere.
66' Attempt blocked. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
62' Substitution, Reading. Hal Robson-Kanu replaces Noel Hunt.
61' Substitution, Reading. Adam Le Fondre replaces Pavel Pogrebnyak.
61' Goal! Reading 0, Arsenal 4. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Lukas Podolski.
60' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Kaspars Gorkss.
59' Attempt blocked. Per Mertesacker (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Theo Walcott with a cross.
59' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Kaspars Gorkss.
58' Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Santiago Cazorla.
56' Offside, Reading. Nicky Shorey tries a through ball, but Pavel Pogrebnyak is caught offside.
55' Attempt blocked. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked. Assisted by Jack Wilshere with a through ball.
51' Jimmy Kébé (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
47' Foul by Kieran Gibbs (Arsenal).
47' Attempt missed. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Jack Wilshere.
46' Second Half begins Reading 0, Arsenal 3.
46' Match ends, Reading 2, Arsenal 5.
45' First Half ends, Reading 0, Arsenal 3.
44' Attempt saved. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Bacary Sagna with a cross.
42' Attempt blocked. Lukas Podolski (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Santiago Cazorla.
40' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Nicky Shorey.
40' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
39' Delay in match Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) because of an injury.
38' Jobi McAnuff (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
38' Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
38' Foul by Jobi McAnuff (Reading).
38' Offside, Reading. Jimmy Kébé tries a through ball, but Noel Hunt is caught offside.
37' Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
37' Foul by Mikel Arteta (Arsenal).
36' Offside, Arsenal. Jack Wilshere tries a through ball, but Theo Walcott is caught offside.
34' Goal! Reading 0, Arsenal 3. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Kieran Gibbs with a headed pass.
32' Goal! Reading 0, Arsenal 2. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lukas Podolski with a cross.
29' Corner, Reading. Conceded by Jack Wilshere.
28' Attempt blocked. Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
28' Attempt blocked. Jimmy Kébé (Reading) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jobi McAnuff with a cross.
26' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Adam Federici.
26' Attempt saved. Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner.
26' Attempt blocked. Kieran Gibbs (Arsenal) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
25' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Kaspars Gorkss.
22' Corner, Reading. Conceded by Thomas Vermaelen.
21' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Adam Federici.
21' Attempt saved. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Santiago Cazorla with a through ball.
20' Attempt missed. Lukas Podolski (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Kieran Gibbs.
20' Attempt blocked. Kieran Gibbs (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Santiago Cazorla.
19' Offside, Reading. Nicky Shorey tries a through ball, but Jobi McAnuff is caught offside.
19' Attempt blocked. Jay Tabb (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Pavel Pogrebnyak.
19' Attempt blocked. Noel Hunt (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jay Tabb with a headed pass.
18' Attempt missed. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
14' Goal! Reading 0, Arsenal 1. Lukas Podolski (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kieran Gibbs with a cross.
12' Offside, Reading. Noel Hunt tries a through ball, but Jimmy Kébé is caught offside.
11' Attempt missed. Noel Hunt (Reading) header from the right side of the six yard box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Nicky Shorey with a cross following a corner.
11' Corner, Reading. Conceded by Per Mertesacker.
8' Attempt blocked. Lukas Podolski (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mikel Arteta.
8' Offside, Reading. Jobi McAnuff tries a through ball, but Pavel Pogrebnyak is caught offside.
8' Attempt missed. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Pavel Pogrebnyak.
7' Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.
6' Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
6' Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).
5' Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Shaun Cummings.
2' Offside, Arsenal. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain tries a through ball, but Lukas Podolski is caught offside.
2' Attempt saved. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Santiago Cazorla.
- Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
- First Half begins.

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1 Chelsea 14 +21 34
2 Arsenal 14 +19 31
3 Liverpool 14 +17 30
4 Manchester City 14 +15 30
5 Tottenham Hotspur 14 +14 27
6 Manchester United 14 +3 21
7 West Bromwich Albion 14 +3 20
8 Everton 14 +1 20
9 Stoke City 14 -3 19
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 -3 18
11 Watford 14 -6 18
12 Southampton 14 -2 17
13 Crystal Palace 14 -2 14
14 Burnley 14 -11 14
15 Leicester City 14 -7 13
16 Middlesbrough 13 -3 12
17 West Ham United 14 -14 12
18 Sunderland 14 -10 11
19 Hull City 13 -17 11
20 Swansea City 14 -15 9

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