Match ends, Sunderland 1, Arsenal 3.
- 15VaughanSubstituted forGardnerat 45'minutesBooked at 52mins
- 35MavriasSubstituted forBoriniat 71'minutes
- 4Ki Sung-yueng
- 9FletcherSubstituted forWickhamat 77'minutes
- 3SagnaBooked at 71mins
- 11ÖzilSubstituted forVermaelenat 80'minutes
- 14WalcottSubstituted forMonrealat 89'minutes
- 20FlaminiBooked at 60mins
- 12GiroudSubstituted forAkpomat 90+2'minutes
- Martin Atkinson
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Sunderland 1, Arsenal 3.
Offside, Sunderland. Ondrej Celustka tries a through ball, but Jozy Altidore is caught offside.
Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.
Substitution, Arsenal. Chuba Akpom replaces Olivier Giroud.
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
Delay in match Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) because of an injury.
Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).
Jozy Altidore (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Aaron Ramsey.
Attempt saved. Connor Wickham (Sunderland) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jack Colback.
Substitution, Arsenal. Nacho Monreal replaces Theo Walcott.
Attempt blocked. Fabio Borini (Sunderland) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Adam Johnson.
Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Ki Sung-Yueng (Sunderland).
Foul by Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).
Connor Wickham (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Modibo Diakité (Sunderland).
Attempt missed. Connor Wickham (Sunderland) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Jozy Altidore with a cross.
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