As it happened: Sheffield United 1-2 Arsenal in FA Cup

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15:04a year ago
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15:01a year ago

Full Time: Sheffield United 1-2 Arsenal

Arsenal progress to the FA Cup semi final and book their trip to Wembley thanks to a injury time winner from Dani Ceballos.
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90' GOAL for Arsenal 1-2

Dani Ceballos scores what could be the winner for Arsenal, sliding the ball under Dean Henderson at the near post following a Arsenal counter attack
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Into injury time..

5 added minutes
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89'

Sheffield United come close to finding a winner but Sharp's shot is saved by Martinez
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87' GOAL for Sheffield United 1-1

David McGoldrick equalises for the Blades with a close range finish following a Robinson long throw and Arsenal failing to clear their lines
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80'

Kieran Tierney causing trouble for Sheffield United with a dangerous ball into the box but is cleared by the Blades
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78'

McBurnie heads over from the corner
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77'

Corner to Sheffield United...
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76' - Sheffield United Substitution

Striker Billy Sharp replaces defender Chris Basham
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75' - Yellow card

Jack Robinson picks up a yellow card for tripping Nketiah on a Arsenal counter attack
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69' - Drinks break

Sheffield United have lost a little of their momentum and Arsenal have grown into the second half more in the past five minutes
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66' - Double substitution for Arsenal

Dani Ceballos and Eddie Nketiah replace Joe Willock and Alexandre Lacazette
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62' - Sheffield United substitution

Kieron Freeman replaces George Baldock at right wing back
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60' - Chance

Jack Robinson whips is a spectacular cross, Basham meets it at the back post but his header narrowly goes wide. Sheffield United looking good now
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59'

It has been a very promising start to the second half for the home side but have failed to equalise yet
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58' - Chance

Sheffield United have the ball in the back of the net once again, this time it's Egan but it is ruled out for offside
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56'

Dean Henderson clears the ball  and nearly scores with the ball just narrowly bouncing over the Martinez' crossbar
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54' - Substitution

David Luiz is replaced by Rob Holding
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53' - Injury

David Luiz has gone down injured for Arsenal
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48'

Sheffield United have come out for the second half the better of the two teams with McBurnies header being saved by Martinez
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Back underway

The second half begins, no changes from either side.
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Rio Ferdinand calls Basham "Naive"

When analysing the penalty incident, Rio Ferdinand and Robin Van Persie both agree the penalty is soft but it was naive from Basham to dive in and give the referee the choice to give the penalty.
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Sheffield United have been "passive"

Robin Van Persie has told BT Sport that Sheffield United  have been "passive but can hurt Arsenal at set pieces"
13:58a year ago

Sheffield United defensive woes continue

13:55a year ago

Half time at Bramall Lane: Sheffield United 0-1 Arsenal

Sheffield United had a goal ruled out in the first ten minutes but Arsenal lead thanks to a Nicolas Pepe penalty.
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45'

7 added minutes at the end of the first half
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45'

Good chance for Arsenal, Tierney cuts the ball back to the edge of the area and Pepe's effort whistles just wide
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44'

Some decent build up from Sheffield United, results in a shot by Norwood, which is saved comfortably by Martinez
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43'

Kieran Tierney fires wide of Henderson's goal
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38'

Thankfully, both players are back on their feet
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37' - Injury

Oli McBurnie and Joe Willock clash just outside the Arsenal box and both go down injured
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33' - Substitution

Sheffield United are forced into their first out of a possible five substitutes as John Lundstram goes off with a shoulder injury.

He is replaced by Sander Berge.

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31' - yellow card

The first yellow card of the game goes to John Fleck as he takes down Lacazette as Arsenal looked to break.
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30'

Pepe links up with Lacazette, cuts in from the right and forces Henderson into a good save
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29'

John Fleck's shot hits the Arsenal wall
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27'

Free kick for Sheffield United 30 yards out
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26' - Water break

The first water break of the game after a eventful first 25 minutes
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25' - GOAL for Arsenal 1-0

Nicolas Pepe goes right and fires past Dean Henderson to give the visitors the lead
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23' Penalty to Arsenal

Chris Basham makes contact with Alexandre Lacazette just inside the box and the Frenchman goes down and wins a penalty
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21'

Arsenal are currently looking comfortable on the ball but Sheffield United look good on the counter attack so far
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16'

Arsenal are having the majority of the possession but have not yet created any chances
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13' - Chance

Sheffield United come close again,

Jack Robinson with a long throw, Mustafi accidentally flicks it on and David McGoldrick was inches away from opening the scoring at the back post

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10' NO GOAL

VAR rules out the goal for a clear offside Score remains 0-0
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9' VAR check

VAR are checking for a offside
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9' GOAL to Sheffield United

Sheffield United midfielder John Lundstram heads in from close range following a corner.
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2'

Sheffield United doing all the early running, trying to press Arsenal backwards
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Kick off is imminent

Both teams have made their way out onto the pitch
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Countdown to Kick Off

15 minutes until this FA Cup quarter final at Bramall Lane gets kicked off.
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Arsenal looking to cause Blades defence trouble

Sheffield United were picked apart by Manchester United's front three on Wednesday. 

Arsenal have lined up with a front three of Pepe, Lacazette and Saka, but will they have the same success of Manchester United today? 

12:40a year ago

Key Battle

Sheffield United striker Oli McBurnie will be hoping he will be able to get the better of David Luiz, who was at fault for Arsenal in their defeat against Manchster City in their first match of the restart.
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Update on Mesut Ozil

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It's five changes for Arsenal as Maitland-Niles, Luiz, Willock, Kolasinac and Lacazette come in for Bellerin, Holding, Ceballos, Aubameyang and Nketiah
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John Egan, Dean Henderson both return to starting line up for the Blades after missing the defeat at Old Trafford. Oli McBurnie replaces Lys Mousset in the starting line.
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Arsenal Substitutes

Macey

Bellerin, Sokratis, Holding, Smith, Ceballos, Nelson, Nketiah, Aubameyang

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Sheffield United substitutes

Moore

Jagielka, K.Freeman, Osborn, L.Freeman, Berge, Mousset, Zivkovic, Sharp

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Arsenal Starting XI

(3-4-3)

Martinez

Mustafi, Luiz, Tierney

Maitland-Niles, Xhaka, Willock, Kolasinac

Pepe, Lacazette, Saka

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Sheffield United Starting XI

(5-3-2)

Henderson

Baldock, Basham, Egan, Robinson, Stevens

Lundstram, Norwood, Fleck

McBurnie, McGoldrick

11:23a year ago

Fancy a trip down memory lane?

Sheffield United and Arsenal have played out some classic FA Cup ties in the past.

 

If you want a refresher of two memorbale games, click below:

https://www.vavel.com/en/football/2020/06/26/1025789-sheffield-united-vs-arsenal-a-look-back-at-their-memorable-cup-clashes.html

11:21a year ago

Arsenal - team news

David Luiz is avaliable for selection after serving his suspension. Arsenal will be without Bernd Leno, Callum Chambers and Gabriel Martinelli, who scored in the league fixture between the two teams in January.

Lucas Torriera and Pablo Mari are out due to injury and Cedric Soares is a doubt.

11:18a year ago

Sheffield United - Team news

John Egan is avaliable for the Blades after being suspended for the defeat at Manchester United. Dean Henderson is eligible once again for the Blades after not playing against his parent club.

Jack O'Connell has missed all three games of the restart but may be avaliable for selection.

11:15a year ago
The Blades have failed to scored a single goal since the league restarted whilst Arsenal are coming into the game after a win away at Southampton.
11:12a year ago
Both sides have struggled for form since the return of football with only one win between them
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Sheffield United Vs Arsenal: Live Stream TV Updates & how to watch (FA Cup) 2020 0-0

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