Premier League
Sunderland1Arsenal3

Sunderland v Arsenal

Barclays Premier League

Venue:
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Date:
xxday, xx August

Line-ups

Sunderland

  • 20Westwood
  • 14Colback
  • 29Roberge
  • 12Celustka
  • 21Diakité
  • 15VaughanSubstituted forGardnerat 45'minutesBooked at 52mins
  • 35MavriasSubstituted forBoriniat 71'minutes
  • 11Johnson
  • 4Ki Sung-yueng
  • 9FletcherSubstituted forWickhamat 77'minutes
  • 17Altidore

Substitutes

  • 8Gardner
  • 24Cuéllar
  • 25Mannone
  • 5Brown
  • 31Borini
  • 7Larsson
  • 10Wickham

Arsenal

  • 1Szczesny
  • 3SagnaBooked at 71mins
  • 6Koscielny
  • 25Jenkinson
  • 28Gibbs
  • 10Wilshere
  • 11ÖzilSubstituted forVermaelenat 80'minutes
  • 14WalcottSubstituted forMonrealat 89'minutes
  • 16Ramsey
  • 20FlaminiBooked at 60mins
  • 12GiroudSubstituted forAkpomat 90+2'minutes

Substitutes

  • 17Monreal
  • 5Vermaelen
  • 44Gnabry
  • 31Miyaichi
  • 21Fabianski
  • 26Frimpong
  • 37Akpom
Referee:
Martin Atkinson
Attendance:
39,055

Match Stats

Home TeamSunderlandAway TeamArsenal
Possession
Home31%
Away69%
Shots
Home18
Away14
Shots on Target
Home3
Away6
Corners
Home6
Away6
Fouls
Home13
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Sunderland 1, Arsenal 3.

Full Time

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

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

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.

Attempt missed. Jozy Altidore (Sunderland) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Adam Johnson with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Mathieu Flamini.

Attempt blocked. Fabio Borini (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Craig Gardner.

Substitution

Substitution, Arsenal. Thomas Vermaelen replaces Mesut Özil.

Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Bacary Sagna.

Attempt blocked. Craig Gardner (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Olivier Giroud (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Valentin Roberge (Sunderland).

Substitution

Substitution, Sunderland. Connor Wickham replaces Steven Fletcher.

Attempt missed. Fabio Borini (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Steven Fletcher.

Goal!

Goal! Sunderland 1, Arsenal 3. Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Olivier Giroud with a through ball.

Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Sunderland) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Adam Johnson with a through ball.

Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right from a direct free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Sunderland. Fabio Borini replaces Charalampos Mavrias.

Booking

Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Bacary Sagna (Arsenal).

Jozy Altidore (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Sunderland 1, Arsenal 2. Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Carl Jenkinson with a cross.

Attempt missed. Adam Johnson (Sunderland) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Steven Fletcher.

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MATCH FACTS

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Team B

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As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arsenal43018539
2Tottenham43014139
3Liverpool33003039
4Man City42118357
5Man Utd42116247
6Chelsea42114227
7Stoke42113217
8Newcastle421135-27
9Everton41303216
10Cardiff412145-15
11West Ham31112114
12Southampton31112204
13Fulham411235-24
14Norwich411235-24
15Hull411225-34
16Aston Villa410356-13
17Crystal Palace410346-23
18Swansea310235-23
19West Brom402214-32
20Sunderland401338-51
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