Premier League: Watford prevails over Everton 5-2 with 3 goals from J. King

LIVERPOOL. Watford had an adventurous win over Everton. The hero of the match was who scored in the 13th, 80th and 87th minute.

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LIVERPOOL. Watford had an adventurous win over Everton. The hero of the match was who scored in the 13th, 80th and 87th minute.

The match was held at the Goodison Park Stadium in Liverpool on Saturday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. In the presence of 38,834 spectators.​ The referee was Graham Scott who was helped by Marc Perry and Tim Wood. The 4th official was Jonathan Moss. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 12.1 degrees Celsius or 53.76 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 76%.​

Match Statistics

The ball possession was identical with both team possessing the ball for 50% of the time.

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Everton was in possession of the ball for 50% of the time vs. Watford that controlled the ball for 50% of the time.

Watford was more aggressive with 60 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 8 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Watford won the match.​

Everton shot 15 times, 3 on target, 12 off target. On the other side, Watford shot 19 times, 8 on target, 11 off target.

Cards

Everton received 4 yellow cards (L. Digne, Allan, Richarlison and S. Rondon). On the other side, Watford received 3 yellow cards (W. Troost-Ekong, E. Dennis and J. King).

After this match, Everton will stay with 14 points like Manchester United, West Ham United and Arsenal to stay in the 8th place. On the other side, Watford will have 7 points like Southampton to stay in the 16th place.

Match Events

  • 3'
    3'

    T. Davies

    D. Gray

  • 13'
    13'

    J. King

  • 17'
    17'

    L. Digne

  • 44'
    44'

    W. Troost-Ekong

  • 55'
    55'

    Allan

  • 61'
    61'

    Richarlison

    A. Gordon

  • 63'
    63'

    Richarlison

  • 66'
    66'

    E. Dennis

    I. Sarr

  • 67'
    67'

    J. Pedro

    O. Tufan

  • 70'
    70'

    E. Dennis

  • 72'
    72'

    Richarlison

  • 77'
    77'

    N. N\'Koulou

    J. Ngakia

  • 77'
    77'

    A. Iwobi

    D. Gray

  • 78'
    78'

    J. Kucka

  • 80'
    80'

    J. King

  • 80'
    80'

    J. King

  • 87'
    87'

    J. King

    E. Dennis

  • 90'
    90'

    E. Dennis

    J. Pedro

  • 90'
    90'

    S. Rondon

Next matche

In the upcoming Premier League match, Everton will play away against Wolverhampton Wanderers on the 1st of November with a 5-2 head to head record in favor of Everton (5 draws).

Watford will host Southampton on the 30th of October with a 7-6 head to head in favor of Southampton (6 draws).

Everton: Formation and Lineups

Everton started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).

The manager Rafael Benítez Maudes chose to play with the following team: Jordan Pickford (6.0), Séamus Coleman (6.1), Michael Keane (7.2), Ben Godfrey (7.0), Lucas Digne (7.3), Andros Townsend (6.8), Tom Davies (7.4), Allan (6.3), Anthony Gordon (6.9), Demarai Gray (6.9) and Salomón Rondón (6.3).

Substitutions

Everton made 2 changes: A. Gordon for Richarlison (61′) and D. Gray for A. Iwobi (77′).

Top player: Tom Davies

The player who no doubt impressed Everton the most was Tom Davies.

His rating is (7.4) with 1 goal, 29 passes (79% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 9 duels out of 14.

Watford: Formation and Lineups

Watford started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

On the opposite side, Claudio Ranieri played with: Ben Foster (6.6), Jeremy Ngakia (6.4), William Troost-Ekong (6.7), Craig Cathcart (6.9), Adam Masina (6.6), Moussa Sissoko (7.0), Ismaïla Sarr (6.4), Ozan Tufan (6.3), Juraj Kucka (7.7), Cucho Hernández (7.4) and Joshua King (9.1).

Substitutions

Watford made 3 changes: I. Sarr for E. Dennis (66′), O. Tufan for J. Pedro (67′) and J. Ngakia for N. N’Koulou (77′).

Top player: Emmanuel Dennis

The player who no doubt impressed Watford the most was Emmanuel Dennis.

His rating is (9.3) with 1 goal, 6 passes (66% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 8. He performed 1 cross.

His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 66′.

Results of the day

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