Arsenal v Aston Villa, 16 October 2004

Score3-1 to Arsenal
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionPremier League
VenueHighbury
Attendance38,137

3 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Robert Pirés penalty 19 P
Thierry Henry 45 G
Robert Pirés 72 G

Goals:

Lee Hendrie 3 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender Sol Campbell
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Cesc Fabregas
Midfielder Robert Pirés
Midfielder Patrick Vieira
Forward Dennis Bergkamp
Forward Thierry Henry

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Stefan Postma
Defender Mark Delaney
Defender Olof Mellberg
Defender JLloyd Samuel
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Ulises de la Cruz
Midfielder Lee Hendrie
Midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger
Midfielder Gavin McCann
Forward Carlton Cole
Forward Darius Vassell

Substitutions:

Mathieu Flamini for Patrick Vieira 66
Jermaine Pennant for José Antonio Reyes 76
Robin van Persie for Robert Pirés 84

Substitutions:

Peter Whittingham for Gareth Barry 8
Steven Davis for Thomas Hitzlsperger 46
Juan Pablo Angel for Carlton Cole 58

Cards:

Ashley Cole 33 Y
Cesc Fabregas 38 Y

Cards:

Carlton Cole 17 Y
Olof Mellberg 21 Y
JLloyd Samuel 63 Y
Lee Hendrie 73 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Mathieu Flamini
Midfielder Jermaine Pennant

On the bench:

Midfielder Steven Davis
Midfielder Peter Whittingham

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Stuart Taylor and Pascal Cygan

Comments:

League position: 11th Unused substitutes: Nolberto Solano and Wayne Henderson