Stoke City v Arsenal, 01 November 2008

Score2-1 to Stoke City
RefereeRob Styles
CompetitionPremier League
VenueBritannia Stadium
Attendance26,704

1 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Ricardo Fuller 11 G
Seyi Olofinjana 73 G

Goals:

Gaël Clichy 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Thomas Sørensen
Defender Abdoulaye Faye
Defender Andy Griffin
Defender/Centre back Ryan Shawcross
Midfielder Rory Delap
Midfielder Salif Diao
Midfielder Amdy Faye
Midfielder Seyi Olofinjana
Forward Ricardo Fuller
Forward Mamady Sidibe

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Manuel Almunia
Defender Gaël Clichy
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender/Midfielder Alex Song
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Midfielder Denilson
Midfielder Abou Diaby
Midfielder Cesc Fabregas

Substitutions:

Glenn Whelan for Salif Diao 78
Richard Cresswell for Ricardo Fuller 86
Dave Kitson for Mamady Sidibe 90

Substitutions:

Theo Walcott for Bakary Sagna 57
Robin van Persie for Denilson 65
Carlos Vela for Emmanuel Adebayor 72

Cards:

Danny Higginbotham 64 Y
Mamady Sidibe 68 Y
Rory Delap 90 Y
Rory Delap 90 Y

Cards:

Emmanuel Adebayor 40 Y
Robin van Persie 76 R
Cesc Fabregas 90 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Steve Simonsen
Defender Andy Wilkinson
Defender/Centre back Ibrahima Sonko
Midfielder Tom Soares
Midfielder Glenn Whelan
Forward Dave Kitson

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Łukasz Fabiański
Defender Johann Djourou
Midfielder Samir Nasri
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey
Midfielder/Forward Theo Walcott
Forward Carlos Vela

Comments:

League position: 12th

Comments:

League position: 4th The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Arsenal’s goal against Stoke City on 1st November has been confirmed as a Gael Clichy goal. [re: Circular 2 - 29/12/2008]