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  • Wigan 2-2 Arsenal:Arshavin, Bendtner great-strike, N'Zogbia red-card

    Excellence in half action, Arsenal failed to complete the trip to Wigan Athletic with a victory. Sebastien Squillaci an own goal forced the Gunners to be satisfied with the score 2-2.

    Competed in DW Stadium on Wednesday (29/12/2010) Arsenal first left through the execution of Ben Watson's penalty in the 18th minute. But they were able to return before halftime lead through two goals from Andrei Arshavin and Nicklas Bendtner.

    Arsene Wenger's squad is likely to reap victory smoothly because Wigan have to play with 10 men following the expulsion Charles N'Zogbia. But nine minutes before the match finished, Sebastien Squillaci make a goal into his own goal and make a strong fight ended at 2-2.

    These results are a step backwards for the 'Warehouse bullet' because it was two days ago their 3-1 win over Chelsea. With the points collected amounted to 36, Cesc Fabregas cs stuck in the top three standings.

    The game

    Wigan started the game with a convincing when Hugo Rodallega almost break down Arsenal in the third minute match. Arsenal are trying to match the points of Manchester City and Mancester United replied through a Arshavin volley kick miss the mark.

    Entering the host 17 minutes cheering supporters after the referee pointed to the white point due to violations committed against N'Zogbia Koscielny. Ben Watson is advanced as the executor of their duties well with Wigan took the lead 1-0.

    In minute 23 Rosicky failed Arshavin grabbed the ball crossing the first goalkeeper Al Habsi punched. Koscielny rebound effort made raw again because of rapid movements made from Oman's goalkeeper.

    Arsenal's new effort to equalize came in minute 39. Starting from the long bait perfectly capable controlled by Bendtner, tall striker fired a shot which was blocked by Wigan goalkeeper. Efforts are made Arhsavin rebound eventually tore the visitors' goal.

    Four minutes later Arsenal even able to double the advantage. Bendtner scored the ball the ball into the goal after a long and accurate to the bait from Arshavin.

    In the second half Arsenal returned to first build opportunities. Marouane Chamakh Efforts continue Arshavin scored when only a thin slip of Wigan's goal, as with any other opportunity that is still produced by the Russian footballer.

    Entering the 78th minute, the hosts lost one player sau. Considered gore head Jack Wilshere, N'Zogbia had received the referee expelled.

    Disaster for Arsenal came on 61 minutes when their goalkeeper again collapse. These goals stems from Watson's free kick that is released and try headlong by Rodallega. Trying to block the ball, Squillaci precisely directing the round leather into his own net.

    In the last minutes Samir Nasri action had a chance of increasing the number of his goal. But in addition to a penalty claim rejected referee, hard kick from the French midfielder was also not give results that allow to cool. Survive the final score in figure 2-2.

    Team Line-up:

    Wigan Athletic: Al Habsi, Stam, Gary Caldwell, Alcaraz, Gohouri, Thomas, Diame, Cleverley, Watson, N'Zogbia, Rodallega. Substitutes: Pollitt, Boselli, Steven Caldwell, Gomez, McArthur, Figueroa, McManaman.
    Arsenal: Fabianski, Eboue, Squillaci, Koscielny, Sagna, Diaby, Rosicky, Denilson, Bendtner, Chamakh, Arshavin. Substitutes: Szczesny, Nasri, Vela, Walcott, Wilshere, Djourou, Clichy.


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