• KO
    • Kickoff
  • 39
    • Michael Tarnat (OG)
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 59
    • On: Edu | Off: Freddie Ljungberg
  • 60
    • Joey Barton Yellow Card
  • 63
    • Ray Parlour Yellow Card
  • 69
    • On: José Antonio Reyes | Off: Dennis Bergkamp
  • 76
    • On: Robbie Fowler | Off: Paul Bosvelt
  • 76
    • On: Steve McManaman | Off: Claudio Reyna
  • 83
    • Thierry Henry Goal
  • 84
    • Trevor Sinclair Yellow Card
  • 84
    • On: Pascal Cygan | Off: Robert Pires
  • 89
    • Nicolas Anelka Goal
  • 90
    • Nicolas Anelka Red Card
  • 90
    • Ashley Cole Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Arsenal Logo Arsenal ARS Manchester City MNC Manchester City Logo
Arsenal
No. Name
Saves 7
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Ashley Cole  90'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
12 Lauren
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 Ray Parlour  63'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
84' 18  Pascal Cygan
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 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 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
59' 17  Edu
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 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
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Thierry Henry  83'
Goals 1
  • Shots 4
  • 4 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 3
  • 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

Game Information

  • VENUE: Highbury
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 38,103

Match Commentary

90' Final whistle goes and Arsenal return to the top of the table. What had looked like a straightforward win for the Gunners looked a bit precarious in the final minutes. City had come to frustrate Arsenal and try and sneak something. They stuck to their task well enough but in the end Arsenal were just too good for them. Promising cameo from Reyes and Anelka unlucky to be dismissed after a bit of pushing and pulling in an engaging if not quite classic game. Final score 2-1
90' Loose throw back gives Reyes the chance to get to James as he is clearing. James gets it away but a real scare
90' Henry stands in front of tarnat trying to take a throw-in as the atmosphere turns sour on the pitch

Match Stats

ARS
MNC

Possession

51% 49%

Shots (on Goal)

11 (9)
9 (8)
ARS MNC
12 Fouls 12
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 1
4 Offsides 3
5 Corner Kicks 4
7 Saves 7

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