Blackburn Rovers v Arsenal, 19 August 2007

Score1-1
RefereeAlan Wiley
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEwood Park
Attendance24,917

1 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

David Dunn 72 G

Goals:

Robin van Persie 18 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender Brett Emerton
Defender/Centre back Ryan Nelsen
Defender/Centre back Christopher Samba
Defender/Midfielder Stephen Warnock
Midfielder David Bentley
Midfielder David Dunn
Midfielder Robbie Savage
Forward Matt Derbyshire

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender William Gallas
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Defender/Left back Gaël Clichy
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini
Midfielder Aleksandr Hleb
Midfielder/Forward Theo Walcott
Forward Eduardo

Substitutions:

Andre Ooijer for Matt Derbyshire 85
Benni McCarthy for Roque Santa Cruz 88

Substitutions:

Philippe Senderos for William Gallas 24
Denilson for Eduardo 65
Nicklas Bendtner for Theo Walcott 73

Cards:

David Bentley 24 Y
Christopher Samba 30 Y
Robbie Savage 45 Y
Ryan Nelsen 60 Y
Ryan Nelsen 84 Y
Ryan Nelsen 84 R

Cards:

Mathieu Flamini 29 Y
Eduardo 65 Y
Gaël Clichy 66 Y
Robin van Persie 74 Y

On the bench:

Defender Andre Ooijer
Forward Benni McCarthy

On the bench:

Defender/Centre back Philippe Senderos
Midfielder Denilson

Comments:

League position: 8th Unused substitutes: Jason Brown, Tugay Kerimoglu and Jason Roberts

Comments:

League position: 7th Unused substitutes: Manuel Almunia and Alexandre Song Billong