Premier League

March 21, 2009

Full-time

Newcastle United

1 - 3

Arsenal

Premier League

17:30 +00:00, March 21, 2009

St James' Park

Referee: M Halsey

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    Match ends, Newcastle United 1, Arsenal 3.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Newcastle United 1, Arsenal 3.

  • 90'

    Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the left side of the box. Assisted by Samir Nasri.

  • 90'

    Offside, Arsenal. Alexandre Song tries a through ball, but Robin van Persie is caught offside.

  • 90'

    Foul by Robin van Persie (Arsenal).

  • 90'

    Steve Harper (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 89'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Emmanuel Eboue midfielder replaces Nicklas Bendtner.

  • 89'

    Kolo Toure (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 89'

    Foul by Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United).

  • 88'

    Foul by Denilson (Arsenal).

  • 88'

    Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 86'

    William Gallas (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 86'

    Foul by Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United).

  • 84'

    Attempt saved. Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kevin Nolan.

  • 83'

    Gaël Clichy (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 83'

    Foul by Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United).

  • 82'

    Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).

  • 82'

    Damien Duff (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 81'

    Foul by Gaël Clichy (Arsenal).

  • 81'

    Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 80'

    Attempt missed. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Alexandre Song.

  • 79'

    Substitution, Newcastle United. Shola Ameobi forward replaces Peter Løvenkrands.

  • 78'

    Attempt missed. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) header from very close range is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Bacary Sagna with a cross.

  • 77'

    Offside, Newcastle United. Peter Løvenkrands tries a through ball, but Kevin Nolan is caught offside.

  • 76'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Kolo Toure.

  • 75'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Alexandre Song defender replaces Andrey Arshavin.

  • 74'

    Foul by Robin van Persie (Arsenal).

  • 74'

    José Enrique (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 71'

    Attempt saved. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Gaël Clichy with a through ball.

  • 70'

    Attempt missed. William Gallas (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a cross following a corner.

  • 69'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by José Enrique.

  • 68'

    Attempt saved. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  • 68'

    Attempt saved. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  • 68'

    Attempt saved. Denilson (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Vasiriki Abou Diaby.

  • 67'

    Goal! Newcastle United 1, Arsenal 3. Samir Nasri (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.

  • 66'

    Substitution, Newcastle United. Michael Owen forward replaces Steven Taylor because of an injury.

  • 65'

    Offside, Newcastle United. José Enrique tries a through ball, but Obafemi Martins is caught offside.

  • 64'

    Goal! Newcastle United 1, Arsenal 2. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Robin van Persie.

  • 62'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 61'

    Delay in match Steven Taylor (Newcastle United) because of an injury.

  • 61'

    Foul by Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal).

  • 61'

    Steven Taylor (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 60'

    Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 60'

    Foul by Fabricio Coloccini (Newcastle United).

  • 60'

    Gaël Clichy (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 60'

    Foul by Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United).

  • 58'

    Goal! Newcastle United 1, Arsenal 1. Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

  • 57'

    Goal! Newcastle United 0, Arsenal 1. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Andrey Arshavin with a cross following a set piece situation.

  • 57'

    Gaël Clichy (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 57'

    Foul by Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United).

  • 56'

    Attempt blocked. Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Obafemi Martins.

  • 55'

    Attempt blocked. Steven Taylor (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ryan Taylor with a cross.

  • 54'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Kolo Toure.

  • 54'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Bacary Sagna.

  • 54'

    Attempt blocked. Steven Taylor (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ryan Taylor with a cross.

  • 53'

    Foul by Denilson (Arsenal).

  • 53'

    Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 52'

    William Gallas (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 52'

    Foul by William Gallas (Arsenal).

  • 52'

    Peter Løvenkrands (Newcastle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 50'

    Attempt blocked. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Samir Nasri.

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    Second Half begins Newcastle United 0, Arsenal 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Newcastle United 0, Arsenal 0.

  • 45'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Steven Taylor.

  • 45'

    Attempt blocked. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Nicklas Bendtner.

  • 43'

    Attempt saved. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nicklas Bendtner with a through ball.

  • 43'

    Attempt saved. Habib Beye (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Damien Duff with a cross.

  • 42'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Bacary Sagna.

  • 39'

    Attempt missed. Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Habib Beye with a cross.

  • 38'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 38'

    Substitution, Newcastle United. Habib Beye defender replaces Sébastien Bassong because of an injury.

  • 38'

    Delay in match Sébastien Bassong (Newcastle United) because of an injury.

  • 36'

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

  • 36'

    Foul by Damien Duff (Newcastle United).

  • 36'

    Attempt missed. Kevin Nolan (Newcastle United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  • 35'

    Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box.

  • 34'

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

  • 34'

    Foul by Peter Løvenkrands (Newcastle United).

  • 31'

    Attempt missed. Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Ryan Taylor with a cross following a corner.

  • 31'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Gaël Clichy.

  • 31'

    Attempt blocked. Peter Løvenkrands (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Obafemi Martins with a through ball.

  • 29'

    Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 29'

    Foul by Steven Taylor (Newcastle United).

  • 27'

    Attempt blocked. Samir Nasri (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Nicklas Bendtner.

  • 26'

    Foul by Robin van Persie (Arsenal).

  • 26'

    Kevin Nolan (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 26'

    Attempt blocked. Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Robin van Persie.

  • 25'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Robin van Persie.

  • 24'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by William Gallas.

  • 24'

    Attempt blocked. Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ryan Taylor.

  • 23'

    Penalty saved! Obafemi Martins (Newcastle United) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.

  • 23'

    Penalty conceded by Manuel Almunia (Arsenal) after a foul in the penalty area.

  • 23'

    Penalty Newcastle United. Ryan Taylor draws a foul in the penalty area.

  • 21'

    Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 21'

    Foul by José Enrique (Newcastle United).

  • 19'

    Attempt missed. Damien Duff (Newcastle United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  • 15'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Sébastien Bassong.

  • 15'

    Attempt blocked. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Bacary Sagna with a cross.

  • 14'

    Attempt saved. Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.

  • 13'

    Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 13'

    Foul by Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United).

  • 11'

    Bacary Sagna (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 11'

    Foul by Damien Duff (Newcastle United).

  • 9'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by José Enrique.

  • 6'

    Corner, Newcastle United. Conceded by Kolo Toure.

  • 5'

    Foul by Robin van Persie (Arsenal).

  • 5'

    Ryan Taylor (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 4'

    Sébastien Bassong (Newcastle United) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 4'

    Foul by Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal).

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up