Everton strolled past West Ham United with a 1-0 win on Sunday at London Stadium. The Hammers were looking to pick up points, following a 2-1 victory against Burnley. Everton, on the other hand, lost 2-1 in the last match they played against Aston Villa. As the table looks today, The Hammers are in 5th place, with 58 points from 35 matches, while Everton sit in 8th, with 55 points from 35.
Everton started strongly in the first half, with a goal from Dominic Calvert-Lewin at the 24 minute mark, ending the first half 0-1. With both teams struggling to produce anything meaningful in the second half though, the game ended 1-0.
Both coaches made full use of their substitutions. For The Hammers, Jarrod Bowen, Ryan Fredericks and Andriy Yarmolenko, came on for Manuel Lanzini, Aaron Cresswell and Said Benrahma, Everton brought on Mason Holgate, Joshua King and Fabian Delph, to replace Yerry Mina, Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson.
There were bookings for Tomas Soucek and Jesse Lingard from The Hammers, and Allan, for Everton.
The Hammers will next play Brighton & Hove Albion away, with Everton facing Sheffield United at home.
|West Ham United:||Lukasz Fabianski, Vladimir Coufal, Issa Diop, Craig Dawson, Aaron Cresswell (Ryan Fredericks, min.59), Pablo Fornals, Tomas Soucek, Manuel Lanzini (Jarrod Bowen, min.43), Jesse Lingard, Said Benrahma (Andriy Yarmolenko, min.73) and Michail Antonio|
|Everton:||Jordan Pickford, Seamus Coleman, Ben Godfrey, Michael Keane, Yerry Mina (Mason Holgate, min.62), Lucas Digne, Gylfi Sigurdsson (Fabian Delph, min.85), Allan, Tom Davies, Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison (Joshua King, min.84)|
|Goals:||Dominic Calvert-Lewin (0-1, min. 24)|