Arsenal v Birmingham City, 04 December 2004

Score3-0 to Arsenal
RefereeDermot Gallagher
CompetitionPremier League
VenueHighbury
Attendance38,064

3 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Robert Pires 33 G
Thierry Henry 80 G
Thierry Henry 86 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Manuel Almunia
Defender/Centre back Sol Campbell
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Toure
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Freddie Ljungberg
Midfielder Robert Pires
Midfielder Patrick Vieira
Forward Thierry Henry

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maik Taylor
Defender/Right back Mario Melchiot
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender/Centre back Matthew Upson
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Clapham
Midfielder Darren Anderton
Midfielder David Dunn
Midfielder Julian Gray
Midfielder Damien Johnson
Midfielder Robbie Savage
Forward Emile Heskey

Substitutions:

Gaël Clichy for Jose Antonio Reyes 67
Mathieu Flamini for Cesc Fàbregas 72

Substitutions:

Jesper Gronkjaer for Darren Anderton 57
Clinton Morrison for David Dunn 67
Martin Taylor for Mario Melchiot 81

Cards:

Cards:

Matthew Upson 60 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Left back Gaël Clichy
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini

On the bench:

Defender/Centre back Martin Taylor
Midfielder/Forward Jesper Gronkjaer

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Jens Lehmann, Philippe Senderos and Quincy Owusu-Abeyie

Comments:

League position: 15th Unused substitutes: Ian Bennett and Dwight Yorke