Arsenal, in an action-packed match, held Stoke scoreless while putting on two spectacular goals in their match at Highbury today (Saturday).
GV Arsenal in dark shirts laying left to right - first half and attacking ball, narrowly misses goal
GV Stoke counter-attacking, Ritchie misses
GV Arsenal attacking from left wing, Stoke control attack
GV Arsenal's Kennedy heads bali into net
GV Arsenal attack again, Stoke control
GV Stoke attack, Arsenal clear, Arsenal gain foul
SV Referee speaking to players
GV Arsenal attacking again, Stoke clear along left wing
GV Stoke attack, Arsenal keeper saves
GV Arsenal attack and ball hits side netting
GV Boisterous play during second half
LV Policeman taking fan away
GV Arsenal's Kennedy scores from fresh kick outside Stoke penalty area
GV Stoke attacking ball goes for ???
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Background: Arsenal, in an action-packed match, held Stoke scoreless while putting on two spectacular goals in their match at Highbury today (Saturday).
Hero of the day was Ray Kennedy, who scored both of Arsenal's goals, to put them at the top of the First Division table.
First score came up in the 25th minute, following a free kick by Storey. Armstrong sent over to the centre and Kennedy just got a touch with his head to put Arsenal in the lead.
Radford almost made it two goals up when he headed a right cross from Graham into the side netting.
But kennedy made amends following the interval after Smith had fouled Radford. Despite a wall of defenders set up by Stoke, kennedy sent the free-kick straight through into her net. Goalkeeper Farmer had no chance of saving.
Stoke fought back but were unable to match the high-pressure football of the home team.