Premier League Scores: Result, Match Analysis and Highlights from the EPL Fixture between Arsenal vs Newcastle United on Saturday, December 29, 2012. Includes Video Highlights for U.S. viewers (as available).
Result: Arsenal 7 – 3 Newcastle United
Location: Emirates Stadium – Arsenal
|Arsenal – 7
||Newcastle – 3|
|Theo Walcott (20’)||Demba Ba (43’)|
|Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (50’)||Sylvain Marveaux (59’)|
|Lukas Podolski (64’)||Demba Ba (69’)|
|Theo Walcott (73’)|
|Olivier Giroud (85’)|
|Olivier Giroud (87’)|
|Theo Walcott (90’+1’)|
Theo Walcott opened the scoring in the 20th minute, but Demba Ba’s free kick goal just before half time put them level at the half.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain put the Arsenal back in front in the 50th minute, but this didn’t last long as Sylvain Marveaux equalized with his first Premier League goal in the 59th minute. Even this wasn’t enough as 3 more goals were scored by Podolski, Ba, and Walcott. Olivier Giroud then got in on the action with a brace which was followed up by Walcott completing his hat trick for the match ball.
Ba free kick goal:
Oxlade-Chamberlain go ahead goal:
Full Match Highlights: