|Everton:||Jordan Pickford, Mason Holgate (Alex Iwobi, min.80), Michael Keane, Yerry Mina, Ben Godfrey, James Rodriguez (Gylfi Sigurdsson, min.85), Andre Gomes, Tom Davies, Lucas Digne, Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Seamus Coleman, min.89) and Richarlison|
|Leicester City:||Kasper Schmeichel, Timothy Castagne, Jonny Evans (Caglar Soyuncu, min.77), Wesley Fofana, James Michael Justin, Marc Albrighton (Cengiz Under, min.68), Youri Tielemans, Onyinye Wilfred Ndidi (Nampalys Mendy, min.42), James Maddison, Harvey Barnes and Ayoze Perez|
|Goals:||James Rodriguez (1-0, min. 30) and Youri Tielemans (1-1, min. 67)|
Everton were held to 1-1 draw by Leicester City down on Wednesday at Goodison Park. Both sides arrived fresh from some positive results. Everton were looking to pick up points, following a 2-1 victory against Wolverhampton Wanderers while Leicester City were coming from consecutive wins against Southampton and Newcastle United. As it stands, Everton and Leicester City currently occupy 7th and 3rd spots in the league, with 33 points and 39 points respectively after 20 matches.
The first half of the game started favourably for Everton, beginning with a goal from James Rodriguez in the 30th minute, thereby seeing the first half to a 1-0.
Leicester City took the lead in the second half, with Youri Tielemans opening the scoring, 67 minutes in, and the game ended 1-1.
Both managers used the full entitlement. For Everton, Alex Iwobi, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Seamus Coleman came on for Mason Holgate, James Rodriguez and Dominic Calvert-Lewin, while Leicester brought on Nampalys Mendy, Cengiz Under and Caglar Soyuncu to replace Onyinye Wilfred Ndidi, Marc Albrighton and Jonny Evans.
There were bookings for James Rodriguez from Everton and James Michael Justin for Leicester.
Everton next face Newcastle United and Leicester City are at home to Leeds United.