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Amex Stadium (ATT 27,113) 26th January 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: M Oliver

Brighton Brighton and Hove Albion vs Arsenal Arsenal

Brighton 2

A Barnes (33)
L Ulloa (62)

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Arsenal 3

O Giroud (16, 56)
T Walcott (85)

Brighton and Hove Albion

Fantasy Points User Rating Our Rating Your Rating
Ankergren

Was beaten thrice, but made several fine reflex stops.

4.1 6
5
Calderon

Had his work cut out for him on defence and was non-existent on attack.

3.5 5
5
El-Abd

Was solid at the back without doing anything out of the ordinary.

4.2 6
5
Bridge

Started brightly on attack, but faded pretty quickly and was left tracking back for much of the match.

4.1 5
5
Greer Off '37

Was solid at the back until his early substitution.

3.8 5
5
Lopez

Looked to get forward when he could, but was lacked the support.

4.6 6
5
Bridcutt

Had few chances going forward so was left to defensive duties.

5.0 5
5
Hammond

Was kept busy in the middle of the park on defence.

4.4 5
5
Barnes

Scored a goal and was really flustered for much of the match.

4.6 7
5
Ulloa Off '73

Score a goal on debut and was busy up front.

5.2 7
5
Buckley Off '46

Looked for work in the first half, but less so in the second before his departure.

4.2 5
5
Mackail-Smith On '73

Looked for work on attack for the time he was on the pitch, but was no great threat.

4.1 5
5
Dicker On '37

Tried his best with the little time he had on the pitch.

4.0 5
5
LuaLua On '46

Put in the work going forward from the time he was introduced in the second-half.

4.4 6
5
Averages
4.3 6

Arsenal

Fantasy Points User Rating Our Rating Your Rating
Szczesny

Was beaten twice, and was arguably at fault for the first goal.

5.6 5
5
Jenkinson

Looked good going forward and worked admirably on defence.

6.0 6
5
Mertesacker

Was solid at the back without doing anything spectacular.

5.4 6
5
Andre Santos Off '78

Struggled in defence; insipid in attack, and was duly substituted.

2.8 5
5
Koscielny

Busied himself in defence, but was surprisingly quiet in attack.

5.7 6
5
Diaby

Had few chances going forward so was left to holding up play in the middle of the park.

5.8 6
5
Rosicky Off '68

Looked to get forward when he could and popped up in the box on occasion, before being withdrawn in the second half.

6.0 7
5
Ramsey

Had few chances going forward, but worked tirelessly throughout.

5.9 6
5
Oxlade-Chamberlain Off '68

Looked for work on attack, especially down the right flank.

5.6 7
5
Giroud

Scored a brace and was a constant threat throughout.

8.5 8
5
Podolski

Had few chances on goal, but looked to link-up with his team-mates as best he could.

7.2 6
5
Wilshere On '68

Looked for work on attack following his introduction.

6.6 6
5
Walcott On '68

Scored a goal and was a real threat from the time he was on the pitch.

6.9 7
5
Gibbs On '78

Solid at the back for the time he was on the pitch.

6.5 5
5
Averages
6 7