Arsenal v Sunderland, 16 October 2011

Score2-1 to Arsenal
RefereeHoward Webb
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEmirates Stadium
Attendance60,078
Kick-Off: 1.30pm

2 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Robin van Persie 1 G
Robin van Persie 82 G

Goals:

Seb Larsson 31 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny
Defender Carl Jenkinson
Defender/Centre back Per Mertesacker
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Gibbs
Midfielder Mikel Arteta
Midfielder Tomas Rosicky
Midfielder Alex Song
Midfielder/Forward Theo Walcott
Forward Gervinho

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Simon Mignolet
Defender Wes Brown
Defender John O'Shea
Defender/Centre back Michael Turner
Defender/Midfielder Jack Colback
Defender/Midfielder Ahmed Elmohamady
Defender/Midfielder Seb Larsson
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Richardson
Midfielder Lee Cattermole
Midfielder David Vaughan
Midfielder/Forward Stéphane Sessègnon

Substitutions:

Andre Santos for Kieran Gibbs 50
Andrei Arshavin for Gervinho 67
Yossi Benayoun for Tomas Rosicky 76

Substitutions:

JI Dong-won for Seb Larsson 67
Connor Wickham for Stéphane Sessègnon 79
Craig Gardner for Lee Cattermole 87

Cards:

Alex Song 57 Y
Laurent Koscielny 63 Y
Robin van Persie 83 Y

Cards:

David Vaughan 52 Y
Seb Larsson 55 Y
Wes Brown 61 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Łukasz Fabiański
Defender Andre Santos
Defender/Centre back Johann Djourou
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun
Midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong
Midfielder/Forward Andrei Arshavin
Forward PARK Chu-Young

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kieren Westwood
Defender Louis Laing
Defender/Midfielder Craig Gardner
Defender/Midfielder David Meyler
Midfielder/Forward James McClean
Forward JI Dong-won
Forward Connor Wickham

Comments:

League position: 10th Robin Van Persie's opening goal was timed at 27 seconds.

Comments:

League position: 17th