Southampton vs Arsenal (1-1) – 10.12.2017
Southampton vs Arsenal Match Report:
Match week 16 (9 Dec 2017 – 10 Dec 2017)
Official Referee :Robert Madley
Stadium :St. Mary’s Stadium, Southampton
Total Attendance : 31,643
Arsenal tough Day EPL match – a late Olivier Giroud goal rescued a point for Arsenal at Southampton.
The Saints,team of Mauricio Pellegrino got off to a great start on three minutes at a cold and wet St Mary’s Stadium when Dusan Tadic fed Austin for his fourth goal in three matches.
The Gunners,team of Arsene Wenger came into the match but could not find a way past Fraser Forster, who saved well from Aaron Ramsey.
In the Second half of the match Arsenal continued to dominate but Southampton always threatened, with Oriol Romeu hitting the bar on 61 minutes and Ryan Bertrand shooting wide when through.
The Gunners (Arsenal Football Club) looked to be heading for defeat, when Giroud, a substitute, glanced in Alexis Sanchez’s left-wing cross two minutes from time.
Premier League point table – the points shared lift Arsenal back above Tottenham Hotspur into fifth. The Saints (Southampton Football Club) stay 11th after Everton’s draw at Liverpool.
Premier League Match Preview
Southampton vs Arsenal
12:00 Sunday 10th December
St. Mary’s Stadium
Official Referee: Bobby Madley
Official: Stephen Child, Marc Perry
Match Fourth official: Graham Scott