English Premier League

Crystal Palace vs Arsenal, 2022-23 English Premier League

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  • 20': Gabriel Martinelli
  • 85': Marc Guehi (OG)

Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 2-0 to make winning start to new Premier League season

Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 2-0 in the opening game of the Premier League season at Selhurst Park on Friday.

Match Commentary

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 3': Ben White (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 3': Foul by Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace).
  • 4': Attempt blocked. Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 4': Attempt missed. Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.
  • 7': Foul by Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace).
  • 7': William Saliba (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 8': Offside, Arsenal. Oleksandr Zinchenko tries a through ball, but Gabriel Jesus is caught offside.
  • 8': Attempt saved. Oleksandr Zinchenko (Arsenal) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Granit Xhaka.
  • 9': Attempt blocked. Thomas Partey (Arsenal) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Oleksandr Zinchenko.
  • 13': Ben White (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 13': Foul by Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace).
  • 18': Foul by Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace).
  • 18': Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 19': Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Marc Guéhi.
  • 20': Goal! Crystal Palace 0, Arsenal 1. Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Oleksandr Zinchenko with a headed pass following a corner.
  • 21': Foul by Joachim Andersen (Crystal Palace).
  • 21': Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 22': Foul by Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal).
  • 22': Joachim Andersen (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 24': Ben White (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 24': Foul by Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace).
  • 27': Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Joachim Andersen.
  • 29': Offside, Crystal Palace. Eberechi Eze tries a through ball, but Wilfried Zaha is caught offside.
  • 33': Foul by Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal).
  • 33': Tyrick Mitchell (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 36': Foul by Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace).
  • 36': Thomas Partey (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 37': Foul by Odsonne Édouard (Crystal Palace).
  • 37': Gabriel Magalhães (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 39': Foul by Thomas Partey (Arsenal).
  • 39': Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 41': Foul by Ben White (Arsenal).
  • 41': Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 42': Attempt saved. Odsonne Édouard (Crystal Palace) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Joachim Andersen with a headed pass.
  • 44': Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) has gone down, but the referee deems it simulation.
  • 44': Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card.
  • 45'+1': Attempt blocked. Odsonne Édouard (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jordan Ayew.
  • 45'+1': Attempt blocked. Odsonne Édouard (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 45'+1': Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Granit Xhaka.
  • 45'+2': First Half ends, Crystal Palace 0, Arsenal 1.
  • 45': Second Half begins Crystal Palace 0, Arsenal 1.
  • 47': Attempt blocked. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jordan Ayew.
  • 47': Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Gabriel Magalhães.
  • 48': Foul by Nathaniel Clyne (Crystal Palace).
  • 48': Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 50': Foul by Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal).
  • 50': Nathaniel Clyne (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 50': Foul by Odsonne Édouard (Crystal Palace).
  • 50': Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 51': Attempt blocked. Martin Ødegaard (Arsenal) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Gabriel Martinelli.
  • 51': Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Tyrick Mitchell.
  • 52': Attempt saved. Eberechi Eze (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Wilfried Zaha with a through ball.
  • 55': Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 55': Foul by Tyrick Mitchell (Crystal Palace).
  • 56': Attempt missed. Martin Ødegaard (Arsenal) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.
  • 57': Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Marc Guéhi.
  • 58': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Jean-Philippe Mateta replaces Odsonne Édouard.
  • 59': Offside, Arsenal. Martin Ødegaard tries a through ball, but Gabriel Jesus is caught offside.
  • 60': Foul by Ben White (Arsenal).
  • 60': Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 60': Ben White (Arsenal) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 61': Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by William Saliba.
  • 61': Foul by Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace).
  • 61': Gabriel Magalhães (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 64': Hand ball by Bukayo Saka (Arsenal).
  • 64': Nathaniel Clyne (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 66': Attempt blocked. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
  • 67': Foul by Bukayo Saka (Arsenal).
  • 67': Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 69': Foul by Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace).
  • 69': Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 69': Foul by Marc Guéhi (Crystal Palace).
  • 69': Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 70': Attempt missed. Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Ben White.
  • 72': Attempt blocked. Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jordan Ayew with a cross.
  • 75': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Luka Milivojevic replaces Cheick Oumar Doucouré because of an injury.
  • 77': Foul by Jean-Philippe Mateta (Crystal Palace).
  • 77': Gabriel Magalhães (Arsenal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 78': Foul by Thomas Partey (Arsenal).
  • 78': Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 81': Attempt blocked. Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Nathaniel Clyne.
  • 81': Attempt missed. Jean-Philippe Mateta (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Wilfried Zaha with a cross.
  • 81': Attempt missed. Jeffrey Schlupp (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Jean-Philippe Mateta.
  • 83': Substitution, Arsenal. Kieran Tierney replaces Oleksandr Zinchenko.
  • 83': Substitution, Arsenal. Eddie Nketiah replaces Gabriel Jesus.
  • 83': Foul by Eddie Nketiah (Arsenal).
  • 83': Joachim Andersen (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 85': Attempt missed. Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Thomas Partey.
  • 85': Own Goal by Marc Guéhi, Crystal Palace. Crystal Palace 0, Arsenal 2.
  • 86': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Will Hughes replaces Jeffrey Schlupp.
  • 86': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Malcolm Ebiowei replaces Eberechi Eze.
  • 87': Attempt blocked. Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Eddie Nketiah.
  • 87': Corner, Arsenal. Conceded by Marc Guéhi.
  • 90'+3': Substitution, Arsenal. Albert Sambi Lokonga replaces Martin Ødegaard.
  • 90'+3': Albert Sambi Lokonga (Arsenal) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 90'+3': Foul by Tyrick Mitchell (Crystal Palace).
  • 90'+4': Second Half ends, Crystal Palace 0, Arsenal 2.
  • 0': Match ends, Crystal Palace 0, Arsenal 2.

Statistics

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16 Fouls 11
1 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 2
3 Corner Kicks 5
1 Saves 2
56.3 POSSESSION 43.7
10 SHOTS 10
2 ON GOAL 2
0.2 On Target % 0.2
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
487 Accurate Passes 360
562 Passes 438
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.8
3 Accurate Crosses 2
19 Crosses 11
0.2 Cross % 0.2
66 Long Balls 49
33 Accurate Long Balls 26
0.5 Long Balls % 0.5
6 Blocked Shots 4
9 Effective Tackles 16
18 Tackles 29
0.5 Tackle % 0.6
8 Interceptions 9
19 Effective Clearances 24
19 Clearances 24

Game Information

Competition: English Premier League

Venue: Selhurst Park
Location: London, England
Attendance: 25,286

Premier League Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 2 +6 6
2 Arsenal 2 +4 6
3 Brentford 2 +4 4
4 Tottenham Hotspur 2 +3 4
Full Standings

Line-Ups

CRY Crystal Palace (4-2-3-1)

No. Name
13 Vicente Guaita (GK)
6 Marc Guehi
16 Joachim Andersen
3 Tyrick Mitchell
17 Nathaniel Clyne Yellow Card
10 Eberechi Eze
15 Jeff Schlupp
28 Cheick Oumar Doucoure
22 Odsonne Édouard
11 Wilfried Zaha
9 Jordan Ayew

ARS Arsenal (4-3-3)

No. Name
1 Aaron Ramsdale (GK)
6 Gabriel
12 William Saliba
35 Oleksandr Zinchenko
4 Ben White Yellow Card
5 Thomas Partey
34 Granit Xhaka Yellow Card
8 Martin Ødegaard
9 Gabriel Jesus
11 Gabriel Martinelli
7 Bukayo Saka

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