Premier League: Brentford defeats Everton after recovering from a 2-1 deficit

LIVERPOOL. Brentford succeeded in turn the table against Everton.


LIVERPOOL. Brentford was capable to turn the table against Everton. Brentford was vastly superior ball possession (72%) was among the key factors of its victory.​

Also, Everton had 2 players sent off: J. Branthwaite (19′ for a red card) and S. Rondon (88′ for a red card).

The match was played at the Goodison Park stadium in Liverpool on Sunday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Michael Oliver with the assistance of Stuart Burt and Scott Ledger. The 4th official was Andy Madley. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 19 degrees Celsius or 66.25 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 68%.​

Match Statistics

Brentford was in firm control of the ball 72% while Everton was struggling with a 28% ball possession.

Brentford was more aggressive with 81 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 7 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Brentford won the match.​

Everton shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. On the opposite side, Brentford shot 18 times, 7 on target, 11 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Everton. On the opposite side, Brentford received 3 yellow cards (M. Bech Sorensen, M. Jensen and K. Ajer).

After playing this match, Everton will stay with 36 points to stay in the 16th place. On the other side, Brentford will have 43 points like Aston Villa and Newcastle United to stay in the 13th place.

Match Events

  • 10'

    M. Bech Sorensen

  • 11'

    D. Calvert-Lewin


  • 19'

    J. Branthwaite

  • 27'

    M. Jensen

  • 37'

    S. Coleman (OG)

  • 40'

    K. Ajer

  • 45'

    Richarlison (Penalty)

  • 46'

    V. Janelt

    M. Bech Sorensen

  • 60'

    J. Dasilva

    K. Ajer

  • 62'

    Y. Wissa

    C. Eriksen

  • 64'

    R. Henry

  • 72'

    D. Gray

    A. Gordon

  • 72'

    J. Kenny

    A. Gomes

  • 75'

    M. Roerslev Rasmussen

    Y. Wissa

  • 84'

    S. Rondon

    S. Coleman

  • 88'

    S. Rondon

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Everton will host Crystal Palace on the 19th of May with a 6-4 head to head statistic in favor of Everton (8 draws).

Brentford will host Leeds United on the 22nd of May with a 5-3 head to head stats in favor of Brentford (5 draws).

Everton: Formation and Lineups

Everton started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Frank Lampard chose to play with the following team: Jordan Pickford (6.8), Séamus Coleman (6.3), Jarrad Branthwaite (3.3), Mason Holgate (6.2), Alex Iwobi (6.4), Abdoulaye Doucouré (6.4), André Gomes (6.7), Vitaliy Mykolenko (6.8), Anthony Gordon (6.2), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (7.4) and Richarlison (7.8).


Everton made 3 changes: A. Gordon for D. Gray (72′), A. Gomes for J. Kenny (72′) and S. Coleman for S. Rondon (84′).

Top player: Richarlison

The player who no doubt impressed Everton the most was Richarlison.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 17 passes (35% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 15. He performed 2 crosses.

Brentford: Formation and Lineups

Brentford started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the opposite side, Thomas Frank played with: David Raya (6.4), Kristoffer Ajer (6.5), Pontus Jansson (7.0), Mads Bech Sörensen (5.8), Rico Henry (7.6), Mathias Jensen (7.2), Christian Nørgaard (7.2), Christian Eriksen (7.9), Bryan Mbeumo (7.1), Ivan Toney (6.6) and Yoane Wissa (8.0).


Brentford made 3 changes: M. Bech Sorensen for V. Janelt (46′), K. Ajer for J. Dasilva (60′) and Y. Wissa for M. Roerslev Rasmussen (75′).

Top player: Yoane Wissa

The player who no doubt impressed Brentford the most was Yoane Wissa.

His rating is (8.0) with 1 goal, 18 passes (77% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 4. He performed 1 cross.

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