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Kompany can't head home.
Last kick of the game now.
Free kick to City, deep in Arsenal's half.
SUB A final replacement for Arsenal sees Mathieu Flamini replace Mikel Arteta late in stoppage time. It's still Arsenal 2-2 Man City #ARSMCI— Premier League (@premierleague) September 13, 2014
SUB A final replacement for Arsenal sees Mathieu Flamini replace Mikel Arteta late in stoppage time. It's still Arsenal 2-2 Man City #ARSMCI
94. DISALLOWED! Nasri spins and buries the ball into the net but the flag went up quickly and correctly for offside. Breathless stuff!— Manchester City FC (@MCFC) September 13, 2014
94. DISALLOWED! Nasri spins and buries the ball into the net but the flag went up quickly and correctly for offside. Breathless stuff!
Last minute now!
What a game it has been!
#kolarov #ARSMCI #direk https://t.co/TommWTjlD5— Orhan Orphan (@cekoslovaklasan) September 13, 2014
#kolarov #ARSMCI #direk https://t.co/TommWTjlD5
Dzeko's chance hits the bar!
90. Into the first of six additional minutes at the end of the game. Plenty of time for either side to grab a winner.— Manchester City FC (@MCFC) September 13, 2014
90. Into the first of six additional minutes at the end of the game. Plenty of time for either side to grab a winner.
88. OHHH!! Kolarov rasps a first time drive against the post! I think Szczesny would have saved it anyway. City playing with their tails up— Manchester City FC (@MCFC) September 13, 2014
88. OHHH!! Kolarov rasps a first time drive against the post! I think Szczesny would have saved it anyway. City playing with their tails up
OH MY WORD!
Kolarov hits the bar!
Inches to game's winner!
86' Welbeck shoots wide.
He looked down for the count for a couple of minutes, gets up and shoots.
City would be furious if he scored there.
But de Demichelis pour Manchester City ! (2-2) #ARSMCI https://t.co/m4E9pAN5qU— 6 secondes de Foot (@vinesfoot) September 13, 2014
But de Demichelis pour Manchester City ! (2-2) #ARSMCI https://t.co/m4E9pAN5qU
81' Game back on.
Debuchy off on a stretcher.
Bit of a break now to deal with this injury.
Debuchy went down under no challenge and he looks like he can't go on!
78' Debuchy down!
Shot by a sniper? No, but he's down and rolling around like he's been hit by a mortar!
Can Arsenal inflict a second league defeat on the champions?
City haven't lost two in a row for almost four years!
Dat volley doe #Sanchez #ARSvMCFC http://t.co/g72VkDriCW— FCB-Jan (@JanK_FCB) September 13, 2014
Dat volley doe #Sanchez #ARSvMCFC http://t.co/g72VkDriCW
76' Almost a third!
Ramsey can't poke home a tough chance!
On the volley and he lashes it past Joe Hart!
Arsenal in front!
72' Sanchez unhappy with Vincent Kompany.
Kompany holds Sanchez' shirt and that stops the Gunners attack.
71' City dominating as Nasri's tame shot is saved.
Nasri looking for his 50th goal in England (27 of those came at Arsenal).
Aaron Ramsey has now been directly involved exactly 50% of Arsenal's goals in the Premier League this season (2G &1A) pic.twitter.com/2yU5KcuTNk— Squawka Football (@Squawka) September 13, 2014
Aaron Ramsey has now been directly involved exactly 50% of Arsenal's goals in the Premier League this season (2G &1A) pic.twitter.com/2yU5KcuTNk
67' Sergio Aguero withdrawn as Edin Dzeko comes on.
But de Wilshere pour Arsenal ! (1-1) #ARSMCI https://t.co/mLn6VZhBWS— 6 secondes de Foot (@vinesfoot) September 13, 2014
But de Wilshere pour Arsenal ! (1-1) #ARSMCI https://t.co/mLn6VZhBWS
65' Corner to City.
City concede against the run of play but now attack with full intent.
Dzeko ready to come on!
Navas' attempt is held by the Arsenal keeper.
Brilliant interplay by Arsenal and the finish by Jack Wilshire was simply brilliant!
City 58% - Arsenal 42%
Yellow Card: @_nachomonreal (62) 0-1 #AFCvMCFC— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) September 13, 2014
Yellow Card: @_nachomonreal (62) 0-1 #AFCvMCFC
#clichy just wide, @MesutOzil1088 and @arsenal running out of steam here. 0-1 @mcfc and 19-match unbeaten home run is creaking 60mins— Neal Collins (@nealcol) September 13, 2014
#clichy just wide, @MesutOzil1088 and @arsenal running out of steam here. 0-1 @mcfc and 19-match unbeaten home run is creaking 60mins
58' Clichy goes close!
Wonderful run and control by the left back (and former Arsenal man) but he can't poke it past the keeper.
Arsenal are in DEEP trouble here.
FULL-TIME: ARSENAL 2-2 MANCHESTER CITY
Flamini is replaced by Arteta for Arsenal
Dzeko finds space in the box but his shot is brilliantly saved by the keeper. The flag goes up against Nasri as he puts the rebound in
Dzeko challenges Koscielny and the ball loops off the defender and over the head of Szczesny, only to strike the post and come back to the keeper
There will be six minutes of added time
Kolarov races onto a loose ball and shoots from a really tight angle. It takes everyone from surprise and comes back off the post
Welbeck is replaced by Oxlade-Chamberlain for Arsenal
Welbeck fires a curling shot from 20 yards that flies only narrowly wide of the post
It is now City who appear to have an extra spring in their step. The Arsenal fans could be in for a tense final five minutes
GOAL. Arsenal 2-2 Man City, Demichelis was unmarked from a corner and scores with a powerful header into the top corner
Debuchy is replaced by Chambers for Arsenal
There is a break in play as Debuchy is down and requires medical attention
Fernandinho is replaced by Kolarov for City
A good chance for Ramsey but he just slices a shot wide after being played in by Wilshere
Sanchez shown a yellow card
GOAL. Arsenal 2-1 Man City, Sanchez scores with a stunning volley after Wilshere headed the ball forward into the penalty box
A good City move ends with Nasri shooting from 20 yards but he puts it straight into the hands of the keeper
Aguero is replaced by Dzeko for City
Debuchy finds himself forward in the City box but he woefully slices a shot and it flies well wide of the goal
Aguero shown a yellow card
GOAL. Arsenal 1-1 Man City, Wilshere is played into the box by Sanchez and the midfielder slots the ball past the keeper from a tight angle
Monreal shown a yellow card
Silva lofts the ball into the path of Clichy in the Arsenal box. The defender lofts it over the keeper but it goes wide of the post
Flamini shown a yellow card
There are murmurs of frustration around the Emirates as City are slowing the game down to stop Arsenal building up and momentum
Aguero picks the ball up down the right and cuts inside before playing a one-two with Nasri and firing a powerful shot that flies wide of the target
City enjoy a long period of possession. They are halting the momentum that Arsenal had built up by their quick start to the second half
Fernandinho shown a yellow card
Arsenal cut City open and Sanchez finds space in the box. He slides the ball across the Welbeck and Zabaleta gets in a good block
There has been a change for City, with Lampard having been replaced by Nasri
City get the second half started
HALF-TIME: ARSENAL 0-1 MANCHESTER CITY
There will be one minute of added time
Silva and Milner combine down the City left. There are two blue shirts arriving for the cut-back but Koscielny does well to make the interception in the box
An Arsenal free kick is cleared by City but it lands to Ozil 20 yards out. He hits it first time but the shot flies over the crossbar
The hosts are coming back into this game now. Ozil goes for goal from 30 yards out but he drags it well wide of Hart's goal
Arsenal have a free kick 25 yards out but Sanchez hits it comfortably over the crossbar
Aguero is the next City man to find space in the Arsenal penalty area but his shot is straight at the goalkeeper
City are a transformed side after going ahead. A great move ends with Silva getting free in the box but his shot is kept out by Szczesny
Arsenal have been on top in the opening half an hour but that was a fantastic break from City and a clinical finish from Aguero
GOAL. Arsenal 0-1 Man City. Navas gets forward down the City right and his low cross is swept home by Aguero from close range
City put together their best move of the match which ends with Milner curling a shot over the bar from 20 yards out
Zabaleta shown a yellow card
Lampard is shown a yellow card
Ramsey clips a pass into the box towards Welbeck but Kompany holds the striker off and Hart can grab the ball. Welbeck has made a bright start to life in an Arsenal shirt
Arsenal are really on top at the moment. Debuchy is down and requires treatment following a strong challenge from Milner
This is a brilliant period for Arsenal. Welbeck knocks it back to Ramsey just outside the box but his low shot is drilled straight at Hart
Welbeck is sent clean through by a shocking pass from Silva. The new signing does well to lob Hart but sees his shot come back out off the post
A nice Arsenal move ends with Ozil knocking a low pass into Welbeck into the box and the striker cannot get his shot on target
Aguero goes on a great run into the box. His attempted cut-back towards Silva is cut out by Szczesny
This is a good spell for Arsenal. Sanchez is the next to try his luck from just outside the box and Hart does well to keep it out
Ramsey goes for goal from a long way out but it flies high over the crossbar
A good early spell of possession for City as they knock the ball around in midfield
Arsenal get the game underway
Man City starting line-up: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Demichelis, Clichy, Fernandinho, Lampard, Navas, Silva, Milner, Aguero
Arsenal starting line-up: Szczesny, Debuchy, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Flamini, Wilshere, Ramsey, Alexis, Ozil, Welbeck
The team news from the Emirates is as follows:
It is a clash between two sides that will be in the thick of the title race this season. Arsenal are unbeaten so far, while Manchester City must bounce back after a shock defeat to Stoke in their last game
Welcome to live text coverage of the game between Arsenal and Manchester City in the English Premier League
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