Arsenal v Portsmouth, 28 December 2008

Score1-0 to Arsenal
RefereeAlan Wiley
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEmirates Stadium
Attendance60,092
KICK OFF: 2.00pm

1 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

William Gallas 81 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

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

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Sol Campbell
Defender Sylvain Distin
Defender/Midfielder Marc Wilson
Defender/Left back Nadir Belhadj
Midfielder Sean Davis
Midfielder Papa Bouba Diop
Midfielder Richard Hughes
Midfielder Niko Kranjcar
Forward Peter Crouch
Forward David Nugent

Substitutions:

Carlos Vela for Emmanuel Eboué 66
Aaron Ramsey for Abou Diaby 75

Substitutions:

Arnold Mvuemba for Richard Hughes 50
Jermain Defoe for David Nugent 88
Noe Pamarot for Papa Bouba Diop 90

Cards:

Cards:

Richard Hughes 42 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Łukasz Fabiański
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Gibbs
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey
Midfielder Jack Wilshere
Forward Carlos Vela

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Jamie Ashdown
Defender/Right back Noe Pamarot
Midfielder Glen Little
Midfielder Arnold Mvuemba
Forward Jermain Defoe
Forward Nwankwo Kanu

Comments:

League position: 4th

Comments:

League position: 12th