Arsenal v Wigan Athletic, 07 May 2006

Score4-2 to Arsenal
RefereeUriah Rennie
CompetitionPremier League
VenueHighbury
Attendance38,359
THIS WAS THE LAST GAME TO BE PLAYED AT HIGHBURY

4 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Robert Pires 8 G
Thierry Henry 35 G
Thierry Henry 56 G
Thierry Henry penalty 76 P

Goals:

Paul Scharner 10 G
David Thompson 33 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender/Right back Emmanuel Eboue
Defender/Centre back Sol Campbell
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Toure
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Gilberto Silva
Midfielder Aleksandr Hleb
Midfielder Robert Pires
Forward Thierry Henry

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mike Pollitt
Defender/Right back Pascal Chimbonda
Defender Paul Scharner
Defender/Centre back Matt Jackson
Defender/Midfielder Reto Ziegler
Defender/Left back Leighton Baines
Midfielder Graham Kavanagh
Midfielder David Thompson
Midfielder/Forward Henri Camara
Midfielder/Forward Lee McCulloch
Forward Jason Roberts

Substitutions:

Freddie Ljungberg for Robert Pires 74
Dennis Bergkamp for Jose Antonio Reyes 79
Robin Van Persie for Aleksandr Hleb 79

Substitutions:

Damien Francis for Reto Ziegler 66
Andreas Johansson for David Thompson 73
David Connolly for Henri Camara 82

Cards:

Cesc Fàbregas 32 Y

Cards:

Matt Jackson 16 Y
Andreas Johansson 76 R

On the bench:

Midfielder Freddie Ljungberg
Forward Dennis Bergkamp

On the bench:

Midfielder Damien Francis
Midfielder Andreas Johansson
Forward David Connolly

Comments:

Final 2005-06 League position: 4th Unused substitutes: Manuel Almunia and Johann Djourou

Comments:

Final 2005-06 League position: 10th Unused substitutes: Stephane Henchoz and David Wright