Portsmouth v Arsenal, 26 December 2007

Score0-0
RefereeSteve Bennett
CompetitionPremier League
VenueFratton Park
Attendance20,556

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Sylvain Distin
Defender/Centre back Hermann Hreidarsson
Defender/Centre back Sol Campbell
Defender/Midfielder Bissan Lauren
Midfielder Sulley Muntari
Midfielder Richard Hughes
Midfielder Papa Bouba Diop
Midfielder Niko Kranjcar
Forward Nwankwo Kanu
Forward Benjani

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Manuel Almunia
Defender/Right back Emmanuel Eboue
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender William Gallas
Defender/Centre back Kolo Toure
Defender/Left back Gael Clichy
Midfielder Cesc Fabregas
Midfielder Tomas Rosicky
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini
Midfielder Aleksandr Hleb

Substitutions:

Matt Taylor for Niko Kranjcar 76
John Utaka for Benjani 81

Substitutions:

Abou Diaby for Emmanuel Eboue 65
Nicklas Bendtner for Aleksandr Hleb 82

Cards:

Bissan Lauren 56 Y
Papa Bouba Diop 81 Y

Cards:

Emmanuel Eboue 60 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Matt Taylor
Midfielder/Forward John Utaka

On the bench:

Midfielder Abou Diaby

Comments:

League position: 7th Unused substitutes: Asmir Begovic, Djimi Traore and David Nugent

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Jens Lehmann, Lassana Diarra and Alexandre Song Billong