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Arsenal
3 - 0
Aston Villa

Premiership

Emirates Stadium

27/12/09 - 1.30pm

Attendance: 60,056

Referee: Dowd

ArsenalAston Villa
Fabregas (65, 81), Diaby (91)
Almunia     Friedel    
Sagna     L. Young     76
Vermaelen     Dunne    
Gallas     Cuellar    
Traore     Warnock    
Diaby     Downing    
Nasri     Petrov    
Eduardo     63 Milner    
Denilson     57 A. Young    
Song Billong     Heskey     63
Arshavin     Agbonlahor    
Substitutes
Fabianski     Guzan    
Silvestre     Beye    
Eboue     Collins    
Fabregas     57/84 Sidwell    
Walcott     63 Delph     76
Ramsey     84 Reo-Coker    
Vela     Carew     63
Game Statistics
19
Goal Attempts
7
12
On Target
3
10
Corners
4
14
Fouls
18
1
Yellow Cards
3
0
Red Cards
0
62
%
38
Comments...
Very few will get three goals passed us this season with how we've been defensively, and although yes some will no doubt wonder why Arsenal is Delph's next chance and wasn't a more experienced player given it's the standard 70 odd minute substitution, but all in all everyone has days like these.

This was just one of them, it wasn't meant to be, so we pull our socks up and move forward.

There's been a enough improvement of late in our performances even for a serial moaner like me - I don't today changing that, you just have to accept sometimes **** happens in football. Afterall, it's a funny old game.
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Writer:Mike Field
Date:Sunday December 27 2009
Time: 3:54PM

Comments

0
My real dissapointment was how bad we were when we won the ball back today, struggling to string 3 passes together at times...In all fairness we were given a lesson in football at times today as Arsenal are capable of doing, and we were undone in the end by a world class player that has done it to bigger & better teams then us before...tuesday was always & still is the big match for the 4th spot, so lets hope we can shake off todats loss & be ready for that...Up the villa!!!
marcobavfc
27/12/2009 16:03:00
0
worthy winners, picked apart by Fabregas, what a shame he was fit as we could have got a draw or sneaked a win if not for him! PIck ourselves up for Liverpool at home now, a game that we can win and go 8 points clear of them.
the fear
27/12/2009 16:03:00
0
My real dissapointment was how bad we were when we won the ball back today, struggling to string 3 passes together at times...In all fairness we were given a lesson in football at times today as Arsenal are capable of doing, and we were undone in the end by a world class player that has done it to bigger & better teams then us before...tuesday was always & still is the big match for the 4th spot, so lets hope we can shake off todats loss & be ready for that...Up the villa!!!
marcobavfc
27/12/2009 16:03:00
0
worthy winners, picked apart by Fabregas, what a shame he was fit as we could have got a draw or sneaked a win if not for him! PIck ourselves up for Liverpool at home now, a game that we can win and go 8 points clear of them.
the fear
27/12/2009 16:03:00
0
i would like to apologize to all villa fans around the world. i didnt had the opportunity to watch the game till i streamed in. from 0-0, to 3-0. shouldnt have tune in..
Gruck
27/12/2009 16:18:00
0
i would like to apologize to all villa fans around the world. i didnt had the opportunity to watch the game till i streamed in. from 0-0, to 3-0. shouldnt have tune in..
Gruck
27/12/2009 16:18:00
0
Gruck - same thing with me mate. I saw the 2nd half only. I've ruined it along wtih you.
los_angeles_villan
27/12/2009 16:21:00
0
Gruck - same thing with me mate. I saw the 2nd half only. I've ruined it along wtih you.
los_angeles_villan
27/12/2009 16:21:00
0
you both are on a warning then, we did ok until you turned up!
The Fear
27/12/2009 16:30:00
0
you both are on a warning then, we did ok until you turned up!
The Fear
27/12/2009 16:30:00
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