Everton suffer defeat away to Newcastle United

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Technical card:
Everton: Karl Darlow, Javi Manquillo, Jamaal Lascelles, Fabian Schar, Jamal Lewis, Jeff Hendrick, Isaac Hayden, Jonjo Shelvey, Miguel Almiron, Callum Wilson and Ryan Fraser
Newcastle United: Jordan Pickford, Seamus Coleman, Michael Keane, Yerry Mina, Lucas Digne, Alex Iwobi, Richarlison, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Abdoulaye Doucoure, James Rodriguez and Dominic Calvert-Lewin
Stadium: Goodison Park
Goals: Callum Wilson (0-1, min. 73) and Callum Wilson (0-2, min. 90)

Everton on Saturday lost to Newcastle on a home defeat at Goodison Park. Everton arrived with the intention of increasing their league score after a 1-1 draw against Leicester City. Newcastle United had lost their previous match against Leeds United. Following today’s result, Everton are in 7th place on the table and has 33 points while Newcastle United sit in 16th with 22 points after 21 matches.

After an uneventful first half, Newcastle United continued to apply pressure the second half and were rewarded, beginning with Callum Wilson opening the scoring, 73 minutes in. Later, Newcastle United scored again and increased their advantage thanks to another goal from Callum Wilson, scoring his second goal in the 90th minute just before the final whistle to hand victory to the visitors.

For Everton, Andre Gomes came on for Jamaal Lascelles and Ryan Fraser, while Newcastle replaced Ciaran Clark and Allan Saint-Maximin with Jamaal Lascelles and Ryan Fraser.

There were bookings for Gylfi Sigurdsson, Michael Keane and James Rodriguez from Everton and Jamaal Lascelles, Jonjo Shelvey, Karl Darlow and Jeff Hendrick for Newcastle.

Everton will play their next fixture away against Leeds United, while Newcastle United will face Crystal Palace at home.

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