Premier League

August 28, 2010

Full-time

Blackburn Rovers

1 - 2

Arsenal

Premier League

11:45 +00:00, August 28, 2010

Ewood Park, England

Referee: C Foy

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    Match ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Arsenal 2.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Arsenal 2.

  • 90'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Paul Robinson.

  • 90'

    Attempt saved. Jack Wilshere (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Theo Walcott.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Marouane Chamakh following a fast break.

  • 89'

    Attempt blocked. Gaël Givet (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Christopher Samba with a headed pass.

  • 88'

    Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Gaël Clichy.

  • 85'

    Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Paul Robinson tries a through ball, but Christopher Samba is caught offside.

  • 84'

    Offside, Arsenal. Vasiriki Abou Diaby tries a through ball, but Theo Walcott is caught offside.

  • 84'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Jack Wilshere midfielder replaces Andrey Arshavin.

  • 83'

    Attempt missed. Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Christopher Samba.

  • 82'

    Attempt saved. David Dunn (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Míchel Salgado.

  • 81'

    Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Steven N'Zonzi midfielder replaces Mame Biram Diouf.

  • 79'

    Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Ryan Nelsen tries a through ball, but Christopher Samba is caught offside.

  • 77'

    Attempt missed. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Tomas Rosicky.

  • 75'

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

  • 75'

    Foul by Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 74'

    Gaël Givet (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 74'

    Theo Walcott (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 74'

    Foul by Gaël Givet (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 70'

    Attempt saved. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Tomas Rosicky.

  • 68'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Tomas Rosicky midfielder replaces Francesc Fabregas.

  • 67'

    Attempt missed. Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Andrey Arshavin following a corner.

  • 67'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Míchel Salgado.

  • 66'

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

  • 66'

    Foul by Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 65'

    Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Martin Olsson defender replaces Nikola Kalinic.

  • 61'

    Attempt missed. Míchel Salgado (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

  • 60'

    Attempt missed. Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high. Assisted by Vasiriki Abou Diaby.

  • 56'

    Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. David Dunn midfielder replaces Vincenzo Grella.

  • 56'

    Attempt missed. Nikola Kalinic (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

  • 54'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Gaël Givet.

  • 54'

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

  • 53'

    Attempt missed. El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

  • 51'

    Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Arsenal 2. Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Theo Walcott.

  • 51'

    Attempt blocked. Francesc Fabregas (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Bacary Sagna with a cross.

  • 51'

    Attempt missed. Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Mame Biram Diouf.

  • 48'

    Foul by Marouane Chamakh (Arsenal).

  • 48'

    Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 48'

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

  • 48'

    Foul by Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 47'

    Attempt blocked. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Marouane Chamakh.

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    Second Half begins Blackburn Rovers 1, Arsenal 1.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Blackburn Rovers 1, Arsenal 1.

  • 45'

    Attempt blocked. Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 45'

    Foul by Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal).

  • 45'

    Nikola Kalinic (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Gaël Givet with a cross.

  • 44'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Christopher Samba.

  • 39'

    Attempt missed. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Marouane Chamakh.

  • 38'

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

  • 38'

    Foul by Nikola Kalinic (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 35'

    Foul by Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal).

  • 35'

    Vincenzo Grella (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 35'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 35'

    Substitution, Arsenal. Marouane Chamakh forward replaces Robin van Persie because of an injury.

  • 34'

    Delay in match Robin van Persie (Arsenal) because of an injury.

  • 34'

    Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Míchel Salgado tries a through ball, but Nikola Kalinic is caught offside.

  • 33'

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

  • 33'

    Foul by Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 32'

    Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).

  • 32'

    Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 32'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 31'

    Delay in match Morten Gamst Pedersen (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.

  • 30'

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

  • 30'

    Foul by El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 29'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 29'

    Delay in match Robin van Persie (Arsenal) because of an injury.

  • 28'

    Attempt blocked. Nikola Kalinic (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by El Hadji Diouf.

  • 27'

    Goal! Blackburn Rovers 1, Arsenal 1. Mame Biram Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by El Hadji Diouf.

  • 24'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Ryan Nelsen.

  • 23'

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

  • 23'

    Foul by Ryan Nelsen (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 22'

    Offside, Blackburn Rovers. El Hadji Diouf tries a through ball, but Mame Biram Diouf is caught offside.

  • 21'

    Attempt blocked. Vincenzo Grella (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 20'

    Goal! Blackburn Rovers 0, Arsenal 1. Theo Walcott (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Robin van Persie with a through ball.

  • 20'

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

  • 20'

    Foul by Nikola Kalinic (Blackburn Rovers).

  • 18'

    Attempt blocked. Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Vasiriki Abou Diaby.

  • 16'

    Attempt missed. Christopher Samba (Blackburn Rovers) header from very close range is just a bit too high. Assisted by Morten Gamst Pedersen with a cross following a corner.

  • 16'

    Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Laurent Koscielny.

  • 16'

    Attempt blocked. Nikola Kalinic (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 13'

    Offside, Blackburn Rovers. El Hadji Diouf tries a through ball, but Nikola Kalinic is caught offside.

  • 12'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Phil Jones.

  • 12'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Míchel Salgado.

  • 9'

    Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Francesc Fabregas.

  • 9'

    Attempt blocked. Ryan Nelsen (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

  • 8'

    Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Thomas Vermaelen.

  • 7'

    Foul by Alexandre Song (Arsenal).

  • 7'

    El Hadji Diouf (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 4'

    Offside, Arsenal. Andrey Arshavin tries a through ball, but Theo Walcott is caught offside.

  • 4'

    Attempt blocked. Vasiriki Abou Diaby (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  • 4'

    Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Gaël Givet.

  • 1'

    Foul by Andrey Arshavin (Arsenal).

  • 1'

    Christopher Samba (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in his own half.

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up