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Richarlison, Sigurdsson helped Everton defeated Chelsea

Everton players celebrating after goal against Chelsea

Liverpool, England – Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson scored as Everton defeated Chelsea in the game played at the Goodison Park.

Everton 2-0 Chelsea

Chances of Champions League qualification for Chelsea are under doubts with the loss.

Game Summary:

First Half:

  • 36′ Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 45’+2′ First Half Ends Everton 0 Chelsea 0

Second Half:

  • 49′ Richarlison (Everton) scored the opening goal with a header from very close range to the high centre of the goal following a corner.
  • 59′ André Gomes (Everton) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 61′ Antonio Rüdiger (Chelsea) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 72′ Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton) doubled the lead for the hosts with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal following a set piece situation.
  • 72′ Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton) missed the penalty with a right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 90’+4′ Second Half Ends

Statistics:

EvertonCheslea
33%Possession67%
15 (8)Shots (on target)16 (5)
17Fouls9
1Yellow Cards2
0Red Cards0
1Offsides3
3Corner Kicks4
5Saves6

Lineups:

Everton: Jordan Pickford (GK), Yerry Mina, Michael Keane, Lucas Digne, Seamus Coleman, Gylfi Sigurdsson, André Gomes, Idrissa Gueye, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Bernard, Richarlison

Chelsea: Kepa Arrizabalaga (GK), Antonio Rüdiger, David Luiz, Marcos Alonso, César Azpilicueta, Jorginho, Ross Barkley, N’Golo Kanté, Eden Hazard, Pedro, Gonzalo Higuaín

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