Blackburn Rovers v Arsenal, 19 March 2005

Score1-0 to Arsenal
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEwood Park
Attendance22,992
KICK-OFF: 12.45pm

1 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Goals:

Robin van Persie 43 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel
Defender/Centre back Aaron Mokoena
Defender/Centre back Ryan Nelsen
Defender/Midfielder Dominic Matteo
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Defender/Midfielder Steven Reid
Defender/Midfielder Andy Todd
Midfielder Garry Flitcroft
Midfielder David Thompson
Forward Paul Dickov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender/Centre back Philippe Senderos
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Defender/Left back Gaël Clichy
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini
Midfielder Patrick Vieira

Substitutions:

Nils-Eric Johansson for Dominic Matteo 42
Tugay Kerimoglu for Andy Todd 46
Brett Emerton for Garry Flitcroft 60

Substitutions:

Cards:

Paul Dickov 72 Y
Steven Reid 90 Y
Lucas Neill 90 Y

Cards:

Gaël Clichy 61 Y

On the bench:

Defender Brett Emerton
Midfielder Tugay Kerimoglu

On the bench:

Comments:

League position: 14th Unused substitutes: Jonathan Stead and Peter Enckelman

Comments:

League position: 14th Unused substitutes: Freddie Ljungberg, Stuart Taylor, Pascal Cygan, Emmanuel Eboue and Quincy Owusu-Abeyie