Manchester United v Arsenal, 17 September 2006

Score1-0 to Arsenal
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance75,595
KICK-OFF: 4.00pm

1 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Goals:

Emmanuel Adebayor 86 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Wes Brown
Defender John O'Shea
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Wayne Rooney
Forward Louis Saha

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender/Right back Emmanuel Eboue
Defender William Gallas
Defender/Centre back Johann Djourou
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Toure
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Gilberto Silva
Midfielder Aleksandr Hleb
Midfielder Freddie Ljungberg
Midfielder Tomas Rosicky

Substitutions:

Patrice Evra for Mikael Silvestre 23
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for Wayne Rooney 77
Michael Carrick for Paul Scholes 78

Substitutions:

Julio Baptista for Aleksandr Hleb 68
Mathieu Flamini for Emmanuel Adebayor 88

Cards:

Wes Brown 60 Y
Paul Scholes 71 Y

Cards:

Jens Lehmann 5 Y
Kolo Toure 9 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Michael Carrick

On the bench:

Midfielder Mathieu Flamini

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Tom Heaton and Nemanja Vidic The attendance of 75,595 created a new Premiership record and also the highest for a Manchester United game at Old Trafford. The ground record still remains at 76,962 for the FA Cup semi-final between Grimsby Town and Wolverhampton Wanderers on 25 March 1939.

Comments:

League position: 10th Unused substitutes: Manuel Almunia, Justin Hoyte and Theo Walcott