Sep 1, 2013 at 4pm UK at ​Emirates Stadium

1-0

Giroud (23')
Rosicky (33'), Flamini (55')
FT(HT: 1-0)

Defoe (81'), Soldado (90')
Result: Giroud's goal wins North London derby
Result: Giroud's goal wins North London derby
Olivier Giroud's 23rd-minute goal is enough for Arsenal to end Tottenham Hotspur's 100% start to the season and win the North London derby.
Reaction
Spurs' Michael Dawson in action against Colchester during a friendly match on July 19, 2013
Michael Dawson urges Tottenham Hotspur bounceback
Michael Dawson says that Tottenham Hotspur need to put their defeat to Arsenal behind them.
Sep 4, 03:48
Arsenal's Per Mertesacker in action during the match against Fulham on August 25, 2013
Per Mertesacker hails Arsenal spirit
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker is pleased with how his side have bounced back from their defeat to Aston Villa last month.
Sep 3, 02:31
Arsenal striker Oliver Giroud reacts afetr missing a shot at goal against Vietnam during the international friendly match between Vietnam and Arsenal FC at My Dinh National Stadium on July 17, 2013
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger: Olivier Giroud is "exceptional"
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hails striker Olivier Giroud and claims that he was "exceptional" against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.
Sep 3, 02:27
Etienne Capoue of Spurs is stretchered off during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Tottenham Hotspur's Etienne Capoue out for a month
Tottenham Hotspur will be without Etienne Capoue for the next four weeks because of an ankle injury.
Sep 2, 15:17
David Beckham looks on during his visit Hangzhou Huanglong Stadium on June 22, 2013
David Beckham gives son an Arsenal birthday treat
David Beckham took his son Romeo to watch Arsenal in the North London derby as a present for his 11th birthday.
Sep 2, 12:13
Andre Villas-Boas of Tottenham Hotspur gesticulates during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Alan Smith: 'Tottenham Hotspur signings will improve'
Alan Smith says that Tottenham Hotspur will challenge Arsenal for a spot in the top four once their new signings have had time to gel.
Sep 2, 08:19
Wojciech Szczesny Arsenal FC during an Arsenal training session at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium on July 13, 2013
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger: 'Wojciech Szczesny back to his best'
Arsene Wenger says that Wojciech Szczesny is rediscovering his best form for Arsenal after keeping a clean sheet against Tottenham Hotspur.
Sep 2, 07:33
Arsenal's Carl Jenkinson in action against Aston Villa on August 17, 2013
Carl Jenkinson "over the moon" with Tottenham Hotspur win
Carl Jenkinson says that he is buzzing after Arsenal's North London derby victory over rivals Tottenham Hotspur.
Sep 2, 07:24
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey celebrates with team mate Yaya Sanogo after scoring his second goal against Fenerbahce during their Champions League play-off match on August 27, 2013
Aaron Ramsey: Tottenham Hotspur win "meant a lot"
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey reveals that his side's win over bitter rivals Tottenham Hotspur "meant a lot" to him and his teammates.
Sep 2, 05:45
Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium in London on September 1, 2013
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud: "We showed a real togetherness"
Olivier Giroud says that he has a good understanding with his Arsenal teammates after scoring the only goal of the game against Tottenham Hotspur.
Sep 1, 20:29
Andre Villas-Boas of Tottenham Hotspur gesticulates during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Andre Villas-Boas pleased despite Tottenham Hotspur defeat
Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas-Boas insists that he is pleased with his side despite their defeat at Arsenal in the Premier League.
Sep 1, 18:42
The Match
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Arsenal's 1-0 home win against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
Match Report
Olivier Giroud's 23rd-minute goal is enough for Arsenal to end Tottenham Hotspur's 100% start to the season and win the North London derby.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report of Arsenal's 1-0 win at home to Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
HT Report
Olivier Giroud scores his third goal of the season to put Arsenal ahead at half time against Tottenham Hotspur in the North London derby.
Team News
Laurent Koscielny returns from suspension to give Arsenal a boost for Sunday's North London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.
Preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Premier League clash between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.
Head to Head
Mar 3, 2013 4pm
Spurs
2-1
Arsenal
Lennon (39'), Bale (37')
Adebayor (19'), Vertonghen (29'), Walker (90')
Mertesacker (51')
Ramsey (30')
Nov 17, 2012 12.45pm
Arsenal
5-2
Spurs
Mertesacker (24'), Podolski (42'), Walcott (90'), Giroud (45'), Cazorla (60')
Podolski (80')
Bale (71'), Adebayor (10')
Lennon (45'), Sandro (66')
Adebayor (18')
Feb 26, 2012 1.30pm
Arsenal
5-2
Spurs
Sagna (40'), Rosicky (51'), Van Persie (43'), Walcott (65', 68')
Koscielny (31'), Arteta (42'), van Persie (78')
Saha (4'), Adebayor (34' pen.)
Modric (29'), Parker (30')
Oct 2, 2011 4pm
Apr 20, 2011 3pm
Spurs
3-3
Arsenal
Huddlestone (44'), Van der Vaart (7', 70' pen.)
Nasri (12'), Van Persie (40'), Walcott (5')
Clichy (45'), Song Billong (46'), Djourou-Gbadjere (47')
Build-up
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Tottenham in action during a pre season friendly match between Tottenham Hotspur and Espanyol at White Hart Lane on August 10, 2013
Gylfi Sigurdsson: 'Derby is massive for Tottenham Hotspur'
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson claims that the North London derby against Arsenal is a "massive game" for the club.
Sep 1, 12:33
Spurs manager Andre Villas Boas during the match against Dinamo Tbilisi on August 29, 2013
Andre Villas-Boas praises Daniel Levy's summer business
Andre Villas-Boas praises Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy for his £100m investment in new players this summer.
Sep 1, 12:03
General view outside the Emirates Stadium before the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Bolton Wanderers on September 24, 2011
Arsenal vs. Tottenham Hotspur: Top five matches at the Emirates Stadium
With Arsenal preparing to host Tottenham Hotspur tomorrow afternoon, Sports Mole looks back at five of the best clashes between the two teams at the Emirates Stadium.
Aug 31, 13:44
Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna applauds the fans after a pre-season game in Indonesia on July 14, 2013
Bacary Sagna: 'North London derby will be magic'
Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna expects there to be a magic atmosphere at the Emirates Stadium for the North London derby this Sunday.
Aug 30, 20:05
Spurs' Moussa Dembele in action against Espanyol on August 10, 2013
Tony Adams highlights Moussa Dembele threat
Tony Adams feels that Moussa Dembele can cause Arsenal problems on Sunday.
Aug 29, 14:59
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa on February 23, 2013
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey, Jack Wilshere fit for North London derby
Arsene Wenger confirms that midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere are fit for the North London derby against Tottenham on Sunday.
Aug 29, 11:58
Bacary Sagna of Arsenal in action during the match between Arsenal and Napoli at Emirates Stadium on August 3, 2013
Bacary Sagna: 'Arsenal must beat Tottenham Hotspur'
Bacary Sagna believes that Sunday's North London derby against Tottenham is a "must-win" match for Arsenal.
Aug 28, 16:27
Theo Walcott of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Theo Walcott: 'Arsenal stronger than Tottenham Hotspur'
Theo Walcott insists that Arsenal are still stronger than Tottenham Hotspur ahead of this weekend's North London derby.
Aug 28, 15:08
Wojciech Szczesny Arsenal FC during an Arsenal training session at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium on July 13, 2013
Wojciech Szczesny eyes North London derby triumph
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny believes that a win against local rivals Tottenham this weekend will help to lift the spirits at the club.
Aug 28, 11:48
Spur's Roberto Soldado in action during a friendly match against Espanyol on August 10, 2013
Roberto Soldado relishing North London derby bow
Tottenham Hotspur forward Roberto Soldado insists that he cannot wait to savour the atmosphere of Sunday's North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates.
Aug 27, 05:55



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City54101621413
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd54101621413
3Chelsea531185310
4Newcastle UnitedNewcastle53026429
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs52217348
6Huddersfield TownHuddersfield52215328
7Burnley52216518
8Liverpool52219908
9Southampton52214408
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom52214408
11Watford522179-28
12Arsenal521278-17
13Stoke CityStoke512256-15
14Swansea CitySwansea512225-35
15Leicester CityLeicester511379-24
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton511347-34
17West Ham UnitedWest Ham5113410-64
18Everton5113210-84
19Bournemouth510439-63
20Crystal Palace500508-80
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