Apr 20, 2013 at 3pm UK at ​Craven Cottage
Fulham
0-1
Arsenal

Sidwell (12')
FT(HT: 0-1)
Mertesacker (43')
Arteta (52'), Ramsey (76')
Giroud (90')

Arsenal to appeal Olivier Giroud red card

Arsenal to appeal Giroud red card
© PA Photos
Arsenal reveal that they will be appealing Olivier Giroud's red card against Fulham.

Arsenal have confirmed that they have lodged an appeal against the red card that Olivier Giroud received during the weekend's match against Fulham in the Premier League.

The French striker was handed his marching orders for a challenge that he committed on Fulham winger Stanislav Manolev in the final minute of the encounter at Craven Cottage.

However, having reviewed the incident, the Gunners have decided to contest the decision. The Football Association will now meet tomorrow afternoon to consider the appeal.

Should the verdict be upheld, Giroud will be suspended for matches against Manchester United, Queens Park Rangers and Wigan Athletic.

West Brom striker Shane Long celebrates opening the scoring at QPR on January 5, 2013
Read Next:
Team News: Long starts for West Brom
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City23202167175062
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd23155348163250
3Liverpool23138254282647
4Chelsea23145441162547
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal23116641301139
7Burnley239771920-134
8Leicester CityLeicester238783432231
9Everton2376102538-1327
10Watford2375113342-926
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2367102941-1225
12Crystal Palace2367102133-1225
13Bournemouth2366112435-1124
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2366111939-2024
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2365122131-1023
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2358101729-1223
17Southampton2349102334-1121
18Stoke CityStoke2355132350-2720
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom23310101830-1219
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account