Arsenal v AS Roma, 24 February 2009

Score1-0 to Arsenal
RefereeClaus Bo Larsen
CompetitionUEFA Champions League 1st knockout round 1st leg
VenueEmirates Stadium
Attendance60,003
KICK-Off: 7.45pm GMT

0 AS Roma

Goals:

Robin van Persie penalty 37 P

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Manuel Almunia
Defender Gaël Clichy
Defender William Gallas
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender/Midfielder Emmanuel Eboué
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Midfielder Denilson
Midfielder Abou Diaby
Midfielder Samir Nasri

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Doni
Defender Simone Loria
Defender Philippe Mexès
Defender Marco Motta
Defender John Arne Riise
Midfielder Matteo Brighi
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Midfielder Simone Perrotta
Midfielder Rodrigo Taddei
Forward Francesco Totti

Substitutions:

Alex Song for Abou Diaby 62
Carlos Vela for Nicklas Bendtner 67
Aaron Ramsey for Emmanuel Eboué 82

Substitutions:

David Pizarro for Matteo Brighi 56
Souleymane Diamoutene for Simone Loria 71
Mirko Vučinić for Julio Baptista 82

Cards:

Kolo Touré 46 Y
Samir Nasri 65 Y

Cards:

Philippe Mexès 14 Y
Matteo Brighi 25 Y
Daniele De Rossi 42 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Łukasz Fabiański
Defender Johann Djourou
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Gibbs
Defender/Midfielder Alex Song
Midfielder Fran Merida
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey
Forward Carlos Vela

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Artur
Midfielder David Pizarro
Midfielder Max Tonetto
Midfielder/Forward Mirko Vučinić