BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE

Villa Park, England

Attendance: 36097

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Aston Villa

  • Christian Benteke 76'

1 - 2

FT

Arsenal

  • Jack Wilshere 34'
  • Olivier Giroud 35'
  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Aston Villa 1, Arsenal 2.

  • 90'

    Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card.

  • 90'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ron Vlaar.

  • 90'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Fabian Delph tries a through ball, but Christian Benteke is caught offside.

  • 90'

    Attempt saved. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jack Wilshere.

  • 90'

    Offside, Arsenal. Santiago Cazorla tries a through ball, but Olivier Giroud is caught offside.

  • 90'

    Attempt saved. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Matthew Lowton with a cross.

  • 89'

    Foul by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal).

  • 89'

    Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 86'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain replaces Tomas Rosicky because of an injury.

  • 85'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 85'

    Mesut Özil (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 85'

    Foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa).

  • 83'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Per Mertesacker.

  • 82'

    Attempt saved. Fabian Delph (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Matthew Lowton.

  • 82'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 79'

    Delay in match Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal) because of an injury.

  • 78'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Matthew Lowton.

  • 76'

    Goal! Aston Villa 1, Arsenal 2. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Matthew Lowton with a cross.

  • 74'

    Attempt missed. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Leandro Bacuna with a cross.

  • 73'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Andreas Weimann replaces Karim El Ahmadi.

  • 73'

    Attempt missed. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Kieran Gibbs.

  • 69'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Tomas Rosicky replaces Serge Gnabry.

  • 68'

    Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 68'

    Foul by Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal).

  • 66'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Kieran Gibbs replaces Nacho Monreal because of an injury.

  • 65'

    Attempt saved. Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Karim El Ahmadi.

  • 63'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Matthew Lowton tries a through ball, but Christian Benteke is caught offside.

  • 61'

    Attempt saved. Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Mesut Özil.

  • 60'

    Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 60'

    Foul by Christian Benteke (Aston Villa).

  • 59'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 58'

    Delay in match Nacho Monreal (Arsenal) because of an injury.

  • 56'

    Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 56'

    Foul by Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa).

  • 55'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Brad Guzan tries a through ball, but Gabriel Agbonlahor is caught offside.

  • 55'

    Offside, Arsenal. Santiago Cazorla tries a through ball, but Jack Wilshere is caught offside.

  • 54'

    Offside, Arsenal. Nacho Monreal tries a through ball, but Mesut Özil is caught offside.

  • 53'

    Attempt blocked. Leandro Bacuna (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 52'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 52'

    Foul by Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).

  • 51'

    Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 51'

    Foul by Leandro Bacuna (Aston Villa).

  • 49'

    Attempt saved. Leandro Bacuna (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Matthew Lowton.

  • 48'

    Dangerous play by Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal).

  • 48'

    Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 47'

    Offside, Arsenal. Per Mertesacker tries a through ball, but Mesut Özil is caught offside.

  • 46'

    Attempt missed. Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.

  • 46'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Bacary Sagna.

  • 45'

    Second Half begins Aston Villa 0, Arsenal 2.

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    Match ends, Aston Villa 1, Arsenal 2.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Aston Villa 0, Arsenal 2.

  • 45'

    Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Christian Benteke (Aston Villa).

  • 45'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Nacho Monreal.

  • 45'

    Foul by Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal).

  • 45'

    Fabian Delph (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 45'

    Attempt blocked. Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 45'

    Foul by Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).

  • 45'

    Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 45'

    Per Mertesacker (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Christian Benteke (Aston Villa).

  • 44'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ciaran Clark.

  • 38'

    Santiago Cazorla (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 38'

    Foul by Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa).

  • 37'

    Mesut Özil (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 37'

    Foul by Fabian Delph (Aston Villa).

  • 35'

    Goal! Aston Villa 0, Arsenal 2. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jack Wilshere.

  • 34'

    Goal! Aston Villa 0, Arsenal 1. Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nacho Monreal.

  • 33'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Ashley Westwood tries a through ball, but Ciaran Clark is caught offside.

  • 32'

    Nacho Monreal (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 32'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 32'

    Foul by Nacho Monreal (Arsenal).

  • 29'

    Foul by Serge Gnabry (Arsenal).

  • 29'

    Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 28'

    Serge Gnabry (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 28'

    Foul by Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa).

  • 23'

    Nacho Monreal (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 23'

    Foul by Christian Benteke (Aston Villa).

  • 22'

    Attempt missed. Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Fabian Delph with a cross.

  • 22'

    Offside, Arsenal. Bacary Sagna tries a through ball, but Jack Wilshere is caught offside.

  • 21'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Leandro Bacuna replaces Nathan Baker because of an injury.

  • 21'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 14'

    Delay in match Nathan Baker (Aston Villa) because of an injury.

  • 14'

    Attempt blocked. Serge Gnabry (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mesut Özil.

  • 14'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ciaran Clark.

  • 13'

    Attempt missed. Fabian Delph (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Christian Benteke.

  • 12'

    Ron Vlaar (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 12'

    Foul by Olivier Giroud (Arsenal).

  • 7'

    Attempt blocked. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mesut Özil.

  • 6'

    Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 6'

    Dangerous play by Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa).

  • 5'

    Attempt missed. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Bacary Sagna with a cross.

  • 3'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Nathan Baker.

  • 2'

    Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 1'

    Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 1'

    Foul by Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa).

  •  

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

  •  

    First Half begins.

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Goal Shot Video
  •  
  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Aston Villa

  • 11(5)

  • 22

  • 12

  • 36%

    64%

  • Arsenal

  • 8(4)

  • 25

  • 9

Match Stats

  • Aston Villa
  • Arsenal
11(5) Shots (on goal) 8(4)
12 Fouls 9
3 Corner kicks 5
4 Offsides 5
36% Time of Possession 64%
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
2 Saves 4
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