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O. McBurnie
T. Carroll
N. Dyer
M. van der Hoorn
A. Ramsey
S. Kolašinac
2 - 1
S. Kolašinac
M. Özil
1 - 1
S. Clucas
T. Abraham
0 - 1

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Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 5 2
Total Passes 805 300
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Arsenal come from behind for the third match on the bounce to secure an important victory. Sam Clucas put Swansea ahead in the first half as the Gunners produced a lacklustre opening period. However, they came out reinvigorated in the second half and Sead Kolasinac equalised before setting up Aaron Ramsey for the winner in the 58th minute. Arsene Wenger's men were not at their best, but good enough to claim the three points.
90' + 3' Without a Swansea attack in stoppage time, the referee ends the contest.
90' + 2' Poor from Sanchez and Ozil as they waste possession in the Swansea box in a bid to kill off the contest.
90' + 1' Desperation time for Swansea now as they will have to throw men forward.
90' There will be three minutes of added time.
89' CHANCE! Giroud works space on the edge of the box for himself and he blasts a low left-footed strike towards the bottom corner, but his strike goes inches past the post.
87' Clucas sends a cross to the back post for McBurnie to head in the box. He wins the header to knock the ball down in the box, but there's no black shirt there to capitalise.
85' WIDE! Xhaka sends Monreal down the left flank and the Spaniard sends the ball into the box for Giroud's run, but the striker blasts his volley wide of the post.
O. McBurnie
T. Carroll
84' McBurnie replaces Carroll for the visitors.
83' Swansea throw every attacking sub into the fray from the bench. Clement has not given up on salvaging a point.
N. Dyer
M. van der Hoorn
82' Van der Hoorn makes way for Dyer.
L. Narsingh
J. Ayew
81' Narsingh replaces Ayew.
O. Giroud
A. Lacazette
81' Lacazette makes way for Giroud.
80' The Swans put the pressure on as Ki surges into an advanced position, but the pass goes out to wing rather than through the middle for Abraham.
R. Holding
S. Kolašinac
78' Kolasinac is struggling with an injury and makes way for Holding. Monreal will move to the left flank.
77' WIDE! Abraham collects Clucas' cross into the box. He spins away from Mertesacker and fires towards goal, but he places his effort just past the post.
76' Kolasinac does brilliantly to backheel the ball for Sanchez to run down the flank. The Chilean has space and time, but he drills his low cross straight into the arms of Fabianski.
74' The pace of the game has dropped as Arsenal are content to knock the ball slowly around the middle of the park. The Gunners cannot afford mistakes at this stage of the contest.
72' Sanchez tries an ambitious strike from 25 yards out, but he gets his effort all wrong, firing the ball well over the bar.
70' Koscienly wastes an opening to cross the ball into the box in an advanced position, sending the ball out for a goal-kick.
68' The Gunners have come to life in the second half and look a threat every time they move the ball forward.
66' OFF THE BAR! There's a scramble in the box from the Swansea corner, but the Gunners puts bodies in front of the ball to deny Abraham and Mawson. The home side break through Bellerin, who squares his pass to Ramsey in the final third. The Welshman lifts a cross to the back post for the run of the full-back. He meets the ball on the stretch and his volley clips the bar and sails wide.
65' Ayew tries to ease the pressure on the Swansea backline and he wins a corner off the legs of Mertesacker.
64' SAVE! Lacazette collects in the box and turns to shoot at goal, but he fires his effort straight at Fabianski.
63' CLOSE! Arsenal move the ball with speed in the final third and Bellerin fires the ball across the face of goal for Lacazette, but the cross flies ahead of the Frenchman at the near post. He was close to making contact there.
61' OVER! Lacazette raids into the final third and knocks the ball into the path of Ozil. The German steers the ball back into the path of Ramsey on the edge of the box, but his first-time strike sails well over the bar.
S. Kolašinac
58' Kolasinac raids into the left channel and pulls the ball back for Ramsey to convert.
A. Ramsey
58' GOALLLLLLLL!!!! COMEBACK COMPLETE! Arsenal take the lead as Ramsey slots the ball home from close range. Kolasinac collected a long ball into the box on the left flank. He controlled and picked out Ramsey's run in the middle. The Welshman struck the low ball first time into the bottom corner, leaving Fabianski with no chance.
56' Ramsey almost bundles the ball into the net, but Fernandez makes an important block to deny the Welshman in the box.
55' MISS! Koscielny misses a glorious chance to hand Arsenal the lead. Sanchez lifts the ball into the box from the free-kick and the Frenchman rises unmarked in the box, six yards from goal, but he can only direct his header wide of the post. An incredible miss.
54' Ramsey makes a good turn in the final third and Van der Hoorn brings him down on the edge of the box.
52' DISALLOWED GOAL! The Swans almost retake the lead as Clucas drives to the edge of the box and his strike is deflected into the path of Abraham. The striker converts from close range, but he is in an offside position and the goal is chalked off.
M. Özil
51' Ozil latches on to Lacazette's pass after his turn and his effort is deflected into the path of Kolasinac, who finishes into the top corner.
S. Kolašinac
51' GOALLLLLLL!!!! KOLASINAC LEVELS! Arsenal are back in the game as Ozil's strike is deflected into the path of Kolasinac and he makes no mistake firing past Fabianski into the net with a powerful left-footed strike. Lacazette's turn in the box started the move and the left-back finished it with a solid strike.
49' Kolasinac tries to fire the ball low into the box, but the Swans are able to repel the cross with relative ease. The Gunners need to improve in the final third.
47' Xhaka wastes an opening to break as he plays the ball behind Bellerin on the right flank after Fer had lost possession in the middle of the park.
46' We're back underway at the Emirates.
Swansea hold the lead at the break through Sam Clucas' strike that came completely against the run of play. Arsenal have struggled to break down Paul Clement's men, although Alexis Sanchez came close towards the end of the half, only to be denied by Lukasz Fabianski. The Gunners have not been at their best in the final third and will have to come from behind for the third time in as many matches to earn a positive result this afternoon. It's all going to plan for the Swans.
45' + 1' The referee ends the first half.
45' There will be one minute of added time.
45' SAVE! A mistake from Mertesacker almost allows Swansea to double their lead as Ayew seizes on possession, but he fires his effort straight at Cech.
43' The Gunners are beginning to up the ante at the end of the half. Can Swansea keep them at bay?
41' SAVE! Fabianski makes a brilliant save to deny Sanchez. The Chilean opens up the Swansea defence with a neat one-two with Kolasinac. The latter backheels the ball into the path of Sanchez, who blasts an effort at goal from the left inside channel. However, the Swansea keeper reacts to turn the ball over the bar. A fine save from the Pole.
40' WIDE! Clucas collects a short pass on the edge of the box and he goes for the strike, but he bends his effort narrowly wide of the post.
38' Arsenal pressure the Swansea backline from a corner, but Xhaka gives away a free-kick on the edge of the box as he tries to win the second ball.
36' Sanchez curls a cross to the back post for Ozil's run. The German times his run to perfection, but the ball is just ahead of him and goes out for a goal-kick.
34' Ki turns well in the middle of the park and slides the ball through for Ayew. However, the ball just has a fraction too much pace on it for the striker to collect and Cech comes off his line to boot downfield.
32' Ayew leads a Swansea counter from the back and the visitors have a three-on-three situation. However, he overhits his throughball for Abraham's run and Cech collects comfortably ahead of the forward.
30' Swansea's resilience is frustrating the home side at the moment. Their passing in the final third has not been precise, while they've also been restricted to efforts from distance to test Fabianski.
28' Ozil flicks the ball forward for the run of Lacazette in the box, but it has just too much pace on it for the Frenchman as Fabianski is alert and gathers in his penalty area.
26' WIDE! The Gunners move the ball well in the final third and Kolasinac collects in the box, but he drives his left-footed strike wide of the post.
24' Cech did not cover himself with glory by rushing out, making the decision easier for Clucas to go for goal. Arsenal need to come from behind for the third time in a week.
T. Abraham
22' Abraham latches on to a loose ball and slides Clucas in behind, allowing him to finish in the box.
S. Clucas
22' GOALLLLLLLLL!!!!! SWANSEA TAKE THE LEAD! Completely against the run of play the visitors take the lead through Clucas. Abraham seizes on a loose ball and slides a pass behind the Arsenal defence for Clucas. He holds his composure as Cech races off his line and slides his effort past the keeper into the net. A fine finish from the midfielder.
20' Mawson does well at the back for the Swans as he gets ahead of Lacazette in the middle to cut out Sanchez's cut back into the box and clear the danger. Arsenal were almost in there.
18' WIDE! Frustration gets the better of Monreal as he takes a strike from distance, but his effort from 25 yards goes harmlessly wide of the post.
16' Arsenal are dominating possession and are knocking the ball around with ease in the Swansea half, but as soon as the ball moves towards the final third - the pressure comes from the Swans.
14' The Gunners continue to move the ball around the back, but the visitors are organised and are proving to be difficult to break down in the early stages.
12' Clucas moves forward to the edge of the box and he drives the ball in low towards the back post, but Mertesacker reads the danger to clear his lines.
10' Xhaka sends the ball long over the top of the Swansea defence. Sanchez almost latches on to the ball to break through on goal, but Fabianski comes off his line to gather ahead of the forward.
8' Arsenal win a free-kick on the right and Sanchez lifts the ball into the box. Mertesacker rises against Mawson in the box, but the German's effort deflects off the Swansea defender and into the hands of Fabianski.
6' SAVE! Sanchez and Kolasinac combine down the left flank. The Chilean cuts in from the left flank and fires at goal, but his effort lacks the power to beat Fabianski, who makes a comfortable stop.
5' BLOCK! Lacazette breaks behind the Swansea defence and he cuts the ball back into the box. Ramsey meets it on the slide, but his effort is blocked by Van der Hoorn.
5' A long ball over the top forces Koscielny to backpeddle towards his own goal under pressure from Abraham. The communication between the defender and Cech is sound, allowing the keeper to gather.
3' Arsenal knock the ball around the pitch in an attempt to build a rhythm in their passing game. There are no holes in the Swansea shape to expose yet.
1' We're underway at the Emirates Stadium.
A minute's silence takes place before the contest in the final home game before Remembrance Sunday.
The players are out on the pitch, so we should be underway shortly.
FLASHBACK: Arsenal defeated Swansea 3-2 last season at the Emirates, despite Granit Xhaka's dismissal in the second half. A brace from Theo Walcott and a strike from Aaron Ramsey secured the win, although Gylfi Sigurdsson and Borja Baston goals put them under pressure in the contest.
Swansea also ran the changes during the week for the League Cup, but return to a familiar line-up this afternoon. Wilfried Bony, Renato Sanches and Martin Olsson are all out due to inury, forcing Clement into four changes this afternoon. Ki Sung-yeung, Leroy Fer, Mike van der Hoorn and Sam Clucas all come into the side.
Arsenal have reverted back to the side that defeated Everton last week after their League Cup exploits during the week. Wenger names an unchanged starting line-up from the team that beat the Toffees comfortably, with the potent front three of Mesut Ozil, Alexandre Lacazette and Alexis Sanchez leading the line.
Swansea subs: Narsingh, Dyer, Nordtfelt, Routledge, Mesa, Rodon, McBurnie.
SWANSEA (3-5-2): Fabianski; Van der Hoorn, Fernandez, Mawson; Naughton, Ki, Fer, Carroll, Clucas; Ayew, Abraham.
Arsenal subs: Wilshere, Giroud, Walcott, Holding, Iwobi, Coquelin, Macey.
ARSENAL (3-4-3): Cech; Koscielny, Mertesacker, Monreal; Bellerin, Ramsey, Xhaka, Kolasinac; Ozil, Lacazette, Sanchez.
The team news has been announced and we'll start with the home side.
The Swans do have history on their side this afternoon, boasting a strong record at the Emirates Stadium. Only Chelsea have won more times then the Welsh outfit at the stadium, with four victories. Clement's men will be aiming to match their exploits by notching their fourth win over Wenger's men at the ground.
Swansea look set for another battle at the bottom of the Premier League this season, having won just one of their last six matches. They beat Huddersfield Town two weeks ago on home soil, but their defeat to Leicester has ramped up the pressure at the Liberty Stadium, while they were dumped out of the League Cup by Manchester United during the week. Paul Clement needs a result from his team this afternoon.
The Gunners have responded from their defeat at the hands of Watford with three wins on the bounce in all competitions. Arsene Wenger's men hammered Everton last week, which proved to be Ronald Koeman's final game in charge of the Toffees. However, Arsenal almost crashed out of the League Cup during the week after Josh Murphy fired Norwich ahead. Wenger's side were saved by Edward Nketiah who arrived off the bench to score his first two goals for the club to guide them through to the quarter-finals.
Good afternoon and welcome to the live commentary of the Premier League clash between Arsenal and Swansea at the Emirates Stadium.