Report | August 6
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|Jorginho 45 [PK]|
Jorginho got the opener via a penalty score for Chelsea in the 45th minute. This lone goal proved to be the difference, as Chelsea took all three points from Everton.
Reece James continually probed down the flank, getting 17 crosses into the box. The Blues passed the ball about with ease, completing 240 more passes than the Toffees and taking all three points home. For Everton, Vitalii Mykolenko seemed off the pace defensively, committing 4 fouls in a frustrating game.
Everton will look to bounce back next match. Meanwhile, Chelsea kick things off with a win.
|Reece James||Jordan Pickford|
|17 crosses (1st in the game)||Allowed 1 goal|
|7 corners won (1st in the game)||Saved 5 shots|
Next up, Everton meet Villa at Villa Park on Saturday, August 13th. While Chelsea face old foes Tottenham on Sunday, August 14th. Can the Toffees improve and pick up points? Will the Blues find another win?
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