Arsenal v Chelsea, 18 December 2005

Score2-0 to Chelsea
RefereeRob Styles
CompetitionPremier League
VenueHighbury
Attendance38,347
KICK-OFF: 4.00pm

0 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Goals:

Arjen Robben 39 G
Joe Cole 73 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender Sol Campbell
Defender/Centre back Philippe Senderos
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Midfielder Cesc Fabregas
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini
Midfielder Aleksandr Hleb
Midfielder Freddie Ljungberg
Forward Thierry Henry

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Petr Čech
Defender Ricardo Carvalho
Defender Paulo Ferreira
Defender William Gallas
Defender John Terry
Midfielder Joe Cole
Midfielder Michael Essien
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Midfielder Claude Makélélé
Midfielder Arjen Robben
Forward Didier Drogba

Substitutions:

Dennis Bergkamp for Freddie Ljungberg 70
Robert Pirés for Aleksandr Hleb 70
Quincy Owusu-Abeyie for Robin van Persie 82

Substitutions:

Geremi for Arjen Robben 77
Robert Huth for Didier Drogba 88

Cards:

Robin van Persie 29 Y
Philippe Senderos 46 Y
Thierry Henry 51 Y

Cards:

Arjen Robben 32 Y
Michael Essien 34 Y
Claude Makélélé 59 Y
Frank Lampard 85 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Robert Pirés
Midfielder/Forward Quincy Owusu-Abeyie
Forward Dennis Bergkamp

On the bench:

Defender Robert Huth
Midfielder Geremi

Comments:

League position: 8th Unused substitutes: Manuel Almunia and Emmanuel Eboue

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Carlo Cudicini, Hernan Crespo and Eidur Gudjohnsen