UEFA Champions League

October 2, 2007

Full-time

Steaua Bucuresti

0 - 1

Arsenal

Group H

18:45 +00:00, October 2, 2007

Stadionul Ghencea, Romania

Referee: Terje Hauge

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    Match ends, Steaua Bucharest 0, Arsenal 1.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Steaua Bucharest 0, Arsenal 1.

  • 90'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ionut Rada.

  • 88'

    Attempt missed. Emmanuel Adebayor (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 88'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ifeany Emeghara tries a through ball, but Banel Nicolita is caught offside.

  • 86'

    Attempt saved. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  • 85'

    Foul by Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal).

  • 85'

    Ifeany Emeghara (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 85'

    Substitution, Steaua Bucharest. Emanoil Valentin Badoi defender replaces Romeo Surdu because of an injury.

  • 82'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 82'

    Foul by Petre Marin (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 81'

    Offside, Arsenal. Francesc Fabregas tries a through ball, but Emmanuel Adebayor is caught offside.

  • 78'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ovidiu Petre tries a through ball, but Romeo Surdu is caught offside.

  • 78'

    Substitution, Steaua Bucharest. Dorel Zaharia forward replaces Adrian Neaga.

  • 76'

    Goal! Steaua Bucharest 0, Arsenal 1. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Emmanuel Adebayor.

  • 75'

    Attempt blocked. Gaël Clichy (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

  • 74'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Gilberto Silva midfielder replaces Emmanuel Eboue.

  • 73'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Eugen Baciu.

  • 72'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ifeany Emeghara tries a through ball, but Victoras Iacob is caught offside.

  • 71'

    Attempt missed. Victoras Iacob (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Banel Nicolita with a through ball.

  • 70'

    Attempt missed. Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

  • 69'

    Attempt missed. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Emmanuel Adebayor with a cross.

  • 69'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ifeany Emeghara tries a through ball, but Romeo Surdu is caught offside.

  • 68'

    Foul by Emmanuel Adebayor (Arsenal).

  • 68'

    Banel Nicolita (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 65'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Banel Nicolita tries a through ball, but Victoras Iacob is caught offside.

  • 64'

    Foul by Bacary Sagna (Arsenal).

  • 64'

    Banel Nicolita (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 63'

    Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 63'

    Foul by Adrian Neaga (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 61'

    Substitution, Steaua Bucharest. Victoras Iacob forward replaces Valentin Badea.

  • 59'

    Attempt saved. Emmanuel Eboue (Arsenal) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the bottom right corner.

  • 58'

    Attempt blocked. Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked.

  • 57'

    Foul by Banel Nicolita (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 57'

    Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 56'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 56'

    Foul by Romeo Surdu (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 55'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Banel Nicolita tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.

  • 54'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ovidiu Petre.

  • 52'

    Attempt blocked. Valentin Badea (Steaua Bucharest) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Nicolae Dica.

  • 51'

    Attempt blocked. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 51'

    Philippe Senderos (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 51'

    Foul by Adrian Neaga (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 50'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ovidiu Petre tries a through ball, but Adrian Neaga is caught offside.

  • 48'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 48'

    Foul by Romeo Surdu (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 46'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 46'

    Delay in match Valentin Badea (Steaua Bucharest) because of an injury.

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    Second Half begins Steaua Bucharest 0, Arsenal 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Steaua Bucharest 0, Arsenal 0.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Emmanuel Eboue (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Mathieu Flamini.

  • 45'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 45'

    Delay in match Adrian Neaga (Steaua Bucharest) because of an injury.

  • 45'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Romeo Surdu tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Petre Marin (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Nicolae Dica.

  • 43'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Robinson Zapata tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.

  • 43'

    Foul by Robin van Persie (Arsenal).

  • 43'

    Eugen Baciu (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 42'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Robinson Zapata.

  • 42'

    Attempt saved. Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 41'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 41'

    Foul by Petre Marin (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 39'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Ifeany Emeghara tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.

  • 38'

    Offside, Arsenal. Francesc Fabregas tries a through ball, but Emmanuel Adebayor is caught offside.

  • 38'

    Attempt missed. Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

  • 36'

    Attempt blocked. Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Francesc Fabregas.

  • 35'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 35'

    Foul by Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 33'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Robinson Zapata tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.

  • 32'

    Ionut Rada (Steaua Bucharest) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 32'

    Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 32'

    Foul by Ionut Rada (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 30'

    Attempt missed. Gaël Clichy (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Mathieu Flamini.

  • 28'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Romeo Surdu tries a through ball, but Adrian Neaga is caught offside.

  • 26'

    Robin van Persie (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 26'

    Foul by Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 24'

    Attempt missed. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Emmanuel Eboue.

  • 22'

    Foul by Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal).

  • 22'

    Romeo Surdu (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 22'

    Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 22'

    Foul by Banel Nicolita (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 21'

    Attempt blocked. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Emmanuel Eboue.

  • 21'

    Gaël Clichy (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 21'

    Foul by Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 20'

    Attempt missed. Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Valentin Badea.

  • 19'

    Foul by Gaël Clichy (Arsenal).

  • 19'

    Banel Nicolita (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 18'

    Petre Marin (Steaua Bucharest) is shown the yellow card.

  • 18'

    Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 18'

    Foul by Nicolae Dica (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 18'

    Attempt blocked. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 17'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 17'

    Foul by Ovidiu Petre (Steaua Bucharest).

  • 15'

    Emmanuel Adebayor (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card.

  • 15'

    Offside, Arsenal. Francesc Fabregas tries a through ball, but Emmanuel Adebayor is caught offside.

  • 14'

    Offside, Arsenal. Francesc Fabregas tries a through ball, but Emmanuel Adebayor is caught offside.

  • 10'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Banel Nicolita.

  • 8'

    Attempt missed. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 7'

    Offside, Steaua Bucharest. Banel Nicolita tries a through ball, but Valentin Badea is caught offside.

  • 6'

    Foul by Mathieu Flamini (Arsenal).

  • 6'

    Adrian Neaga (Steaua Bucharest) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 5'

    Attempt missed. Valentin Badea (Steaua Bucharest) with an attempt from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Romeo Surdu with a cross.

  • 5'

    Emmanuel Adebayor (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 5'

    Foul by Ionut Rada (Steaua Bucharest).

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up