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Stadium of Light (ATT 39,055) 14th September 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: M Atkinson

S'land Sunderland vs Arsenal Arsenal

S'land 1

C Gardner (pen 48)


Arsenal 3

O Giroud (11)
A Ramsey (67, 76)

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  1. Full time. Sunderland did well to get back into the match and pushed Arsenal a long way. But the Gunners' quality showed as Ramsey netted twice to give the visitors a comfortable away win. Sunderland 1-3 Arsenal

  2. 90+4

    Dangerous moment as Altidore beats Szczesny to the ball, but the linesman raises his flag for offside.

  3. 90+3

    Akpom makes his debut. On for the injured Giroud. Gardner takes the free kick, but it does not trouble Arsenal.

  4. 90+2

    Sunderland with a free kick, but there's a hold up as the referee has a heated discussion with the Di Canio, who is sent off.

  5. 90+1

    Real problem for Arsenal as Giroud is still down on the ground. The fourth official indicates 4 minutes added on.

  6. 90

    Arsenal now looking to see out the match. Ramsey makes a good run and finds Giroud in the box, but he blasts his shot wide of goal.

  7. 89

    Sunderland still pushing for a way back into the game, Wickham takes a shot at goal, but it's straight at the Arsenal stopper.

  8. 88

    Arsenal substitution: Nacho Monreal makes his return from injury as he comes on for Walcott.

  9. 87

    Good run by Jenkinson, but his cross to Giroud at the far post is gathered by Westwood.

  10. 86

    Arsenal just passing the ball around at the back. But Sunderland get the ball back and Borini is allowed a shot at goal.

  11. 85

    Ki gives away a free kick.

  12. 84

    Wilshere gives away a free kick as he clatters into Wickham in the centre circle.

  13. 83

    Wickham gets on the end of a fantastic Altidore cross, but heads wide of the upright.

  14. 83

    Altidore gets on the end of Gardner's corner, but it's blazed over the cross bar.

  15. 82

    Walcott tries to play the ball across the box, but it's cut out and Borini wins a corner at the other end after his shot is blocked.

  16. 81

    Seems like Arsene Wenger is just shoring up the defence to keep Sunderland out of the game.

  17. 80

    Arsenal substitution: Thomas Vermaelen makes his return as he comes on to replace Ozil.

  18. 79

    Borinin takes a corner, but it is well cleared by the Arsenal defence.

  19. 78

    Giroud strikes, but straight into the wall.

  20. 78

    Arsenal have a goalkeeper in a threatening position just outside the area.

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7 Arsenal 16 26
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10 Everton 17 21
11 Liverpool 16 21
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