UEFA Champions League

November 4, 2009

Full-time

Arsenal

4 - 1

AZ Alkmaar

Group H

19:45 +00:00, November 4, 2009

Emirates Stadium, England

Referee: Alain Hamer

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    Match ends, Arsenal 4, AZ Alkmaar 1.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Arsenal 4, AZ Alkmaar 1.

  • 90'

    Offside, Arsenal. Samir Nasri tries a through ball, but Eduardo is caught offside.

  • 90'

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

  • 90'

    Foul by Kew Jaliens (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 90'

    Corner, AZ Alkmaar. Conceded by Kieran Gibbs.

  • 90'

    Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).

  • 90'

    Pontus Wernbloom (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 89'

    Corner, AZ Alkmaar. Conceded by William Gallas.

  • 88'

    Samir Nasri (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 88'

    Foul by Héctor Moreno (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 87'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 87'

    Delay in match Niklas Moisander (AZ Alkmaar) because of an injury.

  • 86'

    Offside, Arsenal. Samir Nasri tries a through ball, but Aaron Ramsey is caught offside.

  • 83'

    Offside, Arsenal. Kieran Gibbs tries a through ball, but Eduardo is caught offside.

  • 82'

    Goal! Arsenal 4, AZ Alkmaar 1. Jeremain Lens (AZ Alkmaar) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Brett Holman following a fast break.

  • 82'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Sébastien Pocognoli.

  • 79'

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

  • 79'

    Foul by Niklas Moisander (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 77'

    Foul by Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal).

  • 77'

    Sébastien Pocognoli (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 75'

    Attempt saved. Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Tomas Rosicky with a through ball.

  • 75'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Tomas Rosicky midfielder replaces Andrey Arshavin.

  • 73'

    Foul by Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal).

  • 73'

    Stijn Schaars (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 72'

    Goal! Arsenal 4, AZ Alkmaar 0. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Andrey Arshavin with a through ball following a fast break.

  • 71'

    Substitution, AZ Alkmaar. Pontus Wernbloom midfielder replaces David Mendes da Silva.

  • 69'

    Attempt missed. Kieran Gibbs (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Andrey Arshavin.

  • 67'

    Attempt saved. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Samir Nasri with a cross.

  • 67'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Eduardo forward replaces Robin van Persie.

  • 67'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Aaron Ramsey midfielder replaces Francesc Fabregas.

  • 66'

    Niklas Moisander (AZ Alkmaar) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 66'

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

  • 66'

    Foul by Niklas Moisander (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 66'

    Foul by Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal).

  • 66'

    Kew Jaliens (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 65'

    Attempt missed. Brett Holman (AZ Alkmaar) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Sébastien Pocognoli.

  • 64'

    Substitution, AZ Alkmaar. Sébastien Pocognoli defender replaces Simon Poulsen.

  • 63'

    Offside, Arsenal. Francesc Fabregas tries a through ball, but Robin van Persie is caught offside.

  • 62'

    Attempt missed. Maarten Martens (AZ Alkmaar) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Jeremain Lens.

  • 61'

    Foul by Emmanuel Eboue (Arsenal).

  • 61'

    Jeremain Lens (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 61'

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

  • 61'

    Foul by Maarten Martens (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 58'

    Substitution, AZ Alkmaar. Jeremain Lens forward replaces Moussa Dembele.

  • 57'

    Attempt saved. Graziano Pelle (AZ Alkmaar) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Stijn Schaars with a headed pass.

  • 55'

    Attempt blocked. Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Brett Holman.

  • 54'

    Foul by Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal).

  • 54'

    David Mendes da Silva (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 52'

    Goal! Arsenal 3, AZ Alkmaar 0. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Andrey Arshavin with a through ball following a fast break.

  • 50'

    Offside, AZ Alkmaar. Stijn Schaars tries a through ball, but Brett Holman is caught offside.

  • 48'

    Foul by Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal).

  • 48'

    David Mendes da Silva (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 47'

    Offside, Arsenal. William Gallas tries a through ball, but Robin van Persie is caught offside.

  • 46'

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

  • 46'

    Foul by David Mendes da Silva (AZ Alkmaar).

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    Second Half begins Arsenal 2, AZ Alkmaar 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Arsenal 2, AZ Alkmaar 0.

  • 43'

    Goal! Arsenal 2, AZ Alkmaar 0. Samir Nasri (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Andrey Arshavin.

  • 43'

    Foul by Samir Nasri (Arsenal).

  • 43'

    Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 42'

    Emmanuel Eboue (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 42'

    Foul by Maarten Martens (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 40'

    Corner, AZ Alkmaar. Conceded by Kieran Gibbs.

  • 40'

    Attempt blocked. Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked. Assisted by Stijn Schaars.

  • 40'

    Foul by William Gallas (Arsenal).

  • 40'

    Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 37'

    Foul by Kieran Gibbs (Arsenal).

  • 37'

    Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 36'

    Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 36'

    Foul by Kew Jaliens (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 33'

    Attempt missed. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) header from the right side of the six yard box is too high. Assisted by Kieran Gibbs with a cross.

  • 31'

    Attempt missed. Brett Holman (AZ Alkmaar) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Moussa Dembele.

  • 29'

    Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 29'

    Foul by Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 29'

    Attempt saved. Maarten Martens (AZ Alkmaar) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Graziano Pelle.

  • 27'

    Corner, AZ Alkmaar. Conceded by Kieran Gibbs.

  • 25'

    Goal! Arsenal 1, AZ Alkmaar 0. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by William Gallas.

  • 22'

    Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).

  • 22'

    Graziano Pelle (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 20'

    Foul by Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal).

  • 20'

    Stijn Schaars (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 20'

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

  • 20'

    Foul by Brett Holman (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 19'

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

  • 19'

    Foul by Moussa Dembele (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 17'

    Attempt missed. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) with an attempt from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a cross following a corner.

  • 16'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Stijn Schaars.

  • 13'

    Attempt blocked. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a cross.

  • 13'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Héctor Moreno.

  • 12'

    Attempt blocked. Samir Nasri (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 12'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Stijn Schaars.

  • 12'

    Attempt blocked. Robin van Persie (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Samir Nasri.

  • 11'

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

  • 11'

    Back pass by Sergio Romero (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 9'

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

  • 9'

    Foul by Maarten Martens (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 8'

    Foul by Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal).

  • 8'

    Brett Holman (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 7'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Kew Jaliens.

  • 5'

    Stijn Schaars (AZ Alkmaar) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 5'

    Foul by Samir Nasri (Arsenal).

  • 5'

    Foul by Graziano Pelle (AZ Alkmaar).

  • 5'

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

  • 4'

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

  • 2'

    Offside, AZ Alkmaar. Maarten Martens tries a through ball, but Brett Holman is caught offside.

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up