Blackburn Rovers v Arsenal, 25 October 1998

Score2-1 to Arsenal
RefereeDermot Gallagher
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEwood Park
Attendance27,012

1 Blackburn Rovers

Manager: -

2 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Damien Johnson 64 G

Goals:

Nicolas Anelka 25 G
Emmanuel Petit 39 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tim Flowers
Defender Jeff Kenna
Defender/Centre back Stephane Henchoz
Defender/Centre back Darren Peacock
Defender/Forward Chris Sutton
Defender/Midfielder Callum Davidson
Midfielder Damien Johnson
Midfielder Billy McKinlay
Midfielder Tim Sherwood
Midfielder Jason Wilcox
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David Seaman
Defender/Right back Lee Dixon
Defender Steve Bould
Defender/Centre back Martin Keown
Defender/Left back Nigel Winterburn
Midfielder Freddie Ljungberg
Midfielder Marc Overmars
Midfielder Emmanuel Petit
Midfielder Patrick Vieira
Forward Nicolas Anelka
Forward Dennis Bergkamp

Substitutions:

Kevin Davies for Jason Wilcox 46

Substitutions:

Cards:

Chris Sutton Y
Tim Sherwood Y
Chris Sutton 90 R

Cards:

Freddie Ljungberg Y
Patrick Vieira Y

On the bench:

Forward Kevin Davies

On the bench:

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Croft, Dailly, Dunn, Fettis League position: 17th

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Vivas, Hughes, Grimandi, Garde, Manninger League position: 3rd