Arsenal v Huddersfield Town, 08 December 2018

Score1-0 to Arsenal
RefereePaul Tierney
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEmirates Stadium
Attendance59,893
Kick-off: 3.00pm Huddersfield Town had now scored three goals in the last 11 meetings in all competitions (conceded 22). Arsenal were now unbeaten in 11 games against Huddersfield Town (won nine). The Terriers remained without a win at Arsenal since 13 November 1954 (5-3 at Highbury in League Division One). Premier League Head to Head Played: 3 Arsenal won: 3 Drawn: 0 Huddersfield Town won: 0 Arsenal scored: 7 Huddersfield Town scored: 0

1 Arsenal

Manager: Unai Emery

0 Huddersfield Town

Manager: David Wagner

Goals:

Lucas Torreira 83 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bernd Leno
Defender Héctor Bellerin
Defender Shkodran Mustafi
Defender/Midfielder Sead Kolašinac
Midfielder Mattéo Guendouzi
Midfielder Lucas Torreira
Midfielder Granit Xhaka

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jonas Lössl
Defender Terence Kongolo
Defender Tommy Smith
Defender/Midfielder Chris Löwe
Midfielder Jonathan Hogg
Midfielder Alex Pritchard
Midfielder Danny Williams
Midfielder/Forward Aaron Mooy

Substitutions:

Alex Iwobi for Stefan Lichtsteiner 46
Henrikh Mkhitaryan for Alexandre Lacazette 46
Nacho Monreal for Shkodran Mustafi 66

Substitutions:

Juninho Bacuna for Jonathan Hogg 52
Florent Hadergjonaj for Tommy Smith 60
Erik Durm for Danny Williams 70

Cards:

Granit Xhaka 24 Y
Stefan Lichtsteiner 38 Y
Sokratis Papastathopoulos 40 Y
Shkodran Mustafi 45 Y
Mattéo Guendouzi 80 Y

Cards:

Alex Pritchard 35 Y
Danny Williams 38 Y
Tommy Smith 39 Y
Juninho Bacuna 85 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Petr Čech
Defender Nacho Monreal
Midfielder Mohamed Elneny
Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Midfielder/Forward Alex Iwobi
Forward Eddie Nketiah

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ben Hamer
Midfielder Juninho Bacuna
Midfielder Erik Durm
Midfielder Isaac Mbenza
Midfielder Ramadan Sobhi
Forward Elias Kachunga

Comments:

League position: 5th Arsenal were now unbeaten in their last 21 games in all competitions (won 16); their longest such run since November 2007 (28 games). The Gunners had now taken more points (eight) than any other team with goals scored in the last ten minutes of Premier League games so far this season. They had now scored in each of their last 14 games in the Premier League and kept a clean sheet for the first time in their last nine games in the division.

Comments:

League position: 18th Huddersfield Town had now conceded 50 goals in their away games in the Premier League (played 27, scored 19). The Terriers had now won one of their last 11 away games in the Premier League (lost five). Town failed to score for the second time in their last nine away games in the Premier League.