LIVERPOOL. West Ham United beats Everton 1-0 after A. Ogbonna scored just 1 goal (74′). West Ham United was vastly superior ball possession (62%) was among the key factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Goodison Park stadium in Liverpool on Sunday and it started at 1:00 pm local time. The referee was Stuart Attwell with the assistance of Harry Lennard and Simon Long. The 4th official was Martin Atkinson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 16.6 degrees Celsius or 61.81 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 81%.
West Ham United was in firm control of the ball 62% while Everton was struggling with a 38% ball possession.
West Ham United was more aggressive with 57 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 4 were on target. This is one of the reasons why West Ham United won the match.
Everton shot 14 times, 2 on target, 12 off target. On the opposite side, West Ham United shot 16 times, 4 on target, 12 off target.
Everton didn’t receive any yellow card. On the other side, West Ham United received 2 yellow cards (M. Antonio and P. Fornals).
After playing this match, Everton will stay with 14 points like Manchester City, Manchester United and Brighton & Hove Albion to move up in the 8th place. On the opposite side, West Ham United will have 14 points like Manchester City, Manchester United, Everton and Brighton & Hove Albion to move down in the 7th place.
West Ham United will host Tottenham Hotspur on the 24th of October with a 16-8 head to head stats in favor of Tottenham Hotspur (6 draws).
Everton – Formation
Everton started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).
The manager Rafael Benítez Maudes decided to play with the following team: Jordan Pickford , Séamus Coleman , Ben Godfrey , Michael Keane , Lucas Digne , Andros Townsend , Abdoulaye Doucouré , Allan , Alex Iwobi , Demarai Gray and Salomón Rondón .
Everton made only 1 change substituting A. Iwobi for A. Gordon (79′).
Best player: Lucas Digne
The player that probably impressed the most for Everton was Lucas Digne.
His rating iswith 28 passes (89% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 10. He performed 5 crosses.
West Ham United – Formation
West Ham United started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the other side, David Moyes played with: Łukasz Fabiański , Ben Johnson , Kurt Zouma , Angelo Ogbonna , Aaron Cresswell , Tomáš Souček , Declan Rice , Jarrod Bowen , Saïd Benrahma , Pablo Fornals and Michail Antonio .
West Ham United could not rely on the presence of C. Dawson (injured).
West Ham United made 3 changes: T. Soucek for C. Dawson (79′), S. Benrahma for M. Lanzini (87′) and J. Bowen for A. Yarmolenko (90′).
Best player: Angelo Ogbonna
The player that probably impressed the most for West Ham United was Angelo Ogbonna.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 53 passes (94% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 5.
Results of the day
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