Everton strolled past Norwich City with a 2-0 win on Saturday at Goodison Park. Both Everton and Norwich arrived at the match from previous defeats in the league. Everton were hoping to get something from this game after losing their last game 3-0 to Aston Villa. Norwich were beaten 3-1 in the previous match against Watford. As the table looks today, Everton and Norwich are 5th, (13 points) and 20th, (0 points), in the league respectively, after 6 matches.
The Toffees started strong and were rewarded, thanks to Andros Townsend finding the net, 29 minutes in. The score at half time was 1-0.
Everton continued to apply pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Abdoulaye Doucoure finding the net in the 77th minute, leaving the final score at 2-0.
Both coaches used all available substitutions. For Everton, Anthony Gordon, Tom Davies and Lewis Norman Dobbin, came on for Andros Townsend, Demarai Gray and Alex Iwobi, Norwich brought on Milot Rashica, Christos Tzolis and Dimitris Giannoulis to replace Ozan Kabak, Mathias Normann and Brandon Williams.
There were bookings for Lucas Digne and Anthony Gordon from Everton. For Norwich, Ozan Kabak, Pierre Lees-Melou and Brandon Williams saw yellow.
Next up, Everton are away to Manchester United, whilst Norwich will travel to face Burnley.
|Everton:||Jordan Pickford, Ben Godfrey, Michael Keane, Yerry Mina, Lucas Digne, Andros Townsend (Anthony Gordon, min.76), Abdoulaye Doucoure, Allan, Alex Iwobi (Lewis Norman Dobbin, min.89), Salomon Rondon and Demarai Gray (Tom Davies, min.83)|
|Norwich City:||Tim Krul, Max Aarons, Ben Gibson, Grant Hanley, Ozan Kabak (Milot Rashica, min.69), Brandon Williams (Dimitris Giannoulis, min.87), Pierre Lees-Melou, Kenny McLean, Mathias Normann (Christos Tzolis, min.70), Teemu Pukki and Josh Sargent|
|Goals:||Andros Townsend (1-0, min. 29) and Abdoulaye Doucoure (2-0, min. 77)|