FOREST 4 - 2 ARSENAL - Sun Jan 07, 2018 (FA Cup)

Date:
Sun Jan 07, 2018 (4:00 PM)

Opponent:
Arsenal

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
FA Cup

Round:
3

Score:
4-2  WON 

Half-time: 2-1
Next Round:
Hull City (Jan 27, 2018) (4)


Sources:
Nottingham Forest Official Site (Link)
11v11 (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)

Season:
2017-18

Referee:
Jonathan Moss

Sponsor:
888Sport

Attendance:
27,182

Forest Tier / Pos:
Tier 2/14th

Opp Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/6th

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Aston Villa (League Tier 2)

FA Cup:
Hull City

Arsenal:
Sep 24, 2019


GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
397 (of 412)
Competitive:
5409 (of 5762)
Total:
7149 (of 7548)
Played:
6 years, 6 months, 9 days ago


Review
Wow. Brazil has got us playing like we should have been playing all season, and has us beating Arsenal. Brereton had a great game, Lichaj scores twice and we get a deserved win. Onto the fourth round!


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FOREST
Manager: Gary Brazil (3)

Goals
Eric Lichaj (20')
Eric Lichaj (44') - Eric Lichaj last goal
Ben Brereton (64') (Pen)
Kieran Dowell (85') (Pen)
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ARSENAL
Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals
Per Mertesacker (23')
Danny Welbeck (79')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
43GK23 Jordan Smith
2D29 Eric Lichaj goal (20') goal (44')
6D28 Armand Traore
42D20 Joe Worrall  88   89 
4M29 Michael Mancienne (c)
24M34 David Vaughan
17F18 Ben Brereton goal (64')
11D23 Ben Osborn
20M20 Kieran Dowell goal (85') off for Matt Mills (90')
14M20 Matty Cash off for Barrie McKay (87')
16F22 Zach Clough off for Tyler Walker (56')
Subs
30GK29 Stephen Henderson
5D31 Matt Mills on for Kieran Dowell (90')
31M24 Andreas Bouchalakis
10F23 Barrie McKay on for Matty Cash (87')
35F22 Jason Cummings
39F25 Apostolos Vellios
34F21 Tyler Walker on for Zach Clough (56')


Lineup

Num Pos Player
13GKDavid Ospina  85 
16DRob Holding
4DPer Mertesacker (c) goal  88 
2DMathieu Debuchy  84  (87')
61DReiss Nelson
30MAinsley Maitland-Niles
69MJoe Willock (65')
35MMohamed Elneny
23MDanny Welbeck goal
14FTheo Walcott
17FAlex Iwobi
Subs
54Matt Macey
21Calum Chambers
63Jordi Osei-Tutu
32Chuba Akpom (87')
43Josh Da Silva
62Eddie Nketiah (65')
22Jeff Reine-Adelaide