Premier League 2020/21 – opening weekend fixtures

EVERTON TEAM NEWS

Team to face Tottenham: Pickford, Coleman, Mina, Keane, Digne, Allan, Gomes, Doucoure, James, Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin.

Subs: Virginia, Kenny, Sigurdsson, Walcott, Bernard, Davies, Kean.

TOTTENHAM TEAM NEWS

Team to face Everton: Lloris, Doherty, Alderweireld, Dier, Davies, Hojbjerg, Winks, Alli, Son, Kane, Moura.

Subs: Hart, Sanchez, Lamela, Sissoko, Bergwijn, Aurier, Ndombele.

1 min

KICK OFF! Tottenham get us underway after both sets of players and the match officials take a knee in a stand against racism.

3 min

Son, gets a shot away from 20 yard but Pickford makes an easy save.

6 min

Richarlison, tries to get a shot away, but he misses the ball and Spurs clear their lines.

8 min

Digne, whips in a cross towards the near post but Doherty is there to head clear for Spurs.

12 min

Davies kicks the ball to the opposite flank in search of Doherty but Digne rises above the Spurs full-back to head the ball clear.

16 min

Richarlison’s pace sees him beat Aderweireld to the ball and he is in, one on one with Lloris but the angle is really tight for his shot.

He gets a shot away but strikes the ball high over the crossbar.

23 min

Allan sweeps the ball towards Calvert-Lewin but Alderweireld is there to head clear for the hosts. The ball drops to Yerry Mina, but the ball sails over Lloris’ crossbar.

26 min

Alli cuts the ball back across goal but Yerry Mina is there to back heel the ball clear.

30 min

Gomes pulls the ball back from the byline but Alderweireld intercepts the cross at the near post.

32 min

Rodriguez feeds Richarlison on the who cuts inside onto his right foot and gets a shot from just inside the penalty area, but Doherty gives a crucial block and the ball loops away to safety.

38 min

Doucoure slides the ball into the path of Rodriguez, who wraps his foot around the ball in an attempt to find the far corner.

41 min

Doherty, exchanges pass with Kane but Pickford is quickly off his line to deny the full-back.

45 min

Half Time: TOTTENHAM 0-0 EVERTON

46 min

Sissoko is on and the player to make way was Alli!

50 min

The ball is loose and Moura heads on to get it, but Digne spots the danger and uses his pace to get their first.

52 min

Calvert-Lewin spots Rodriguez in space near the penalty spot and picks him out with a cut back but he scuffs his effort as the ball dribbles wide of the far post.

GOAL! TOTTENHAM 0-1 EVERTON (Calvert-Lewin, 55)

60 min

SUB! Another change for Spurs as Bergwijn replaces Winks.

65 min

SUB! A change for Everton as Sigurdsson replaces Gomes.

70 min

Rodriguez finds Richarlison in space on the left. He cuts inside onto his right foot and whips the ball wide of the far post!

75 min

Coleman volleys the ball from 25 yards and the ball bounces in front of Lloris but the Frenchman makes a comfortable save.

76 min

SUB! A final change for Spurs as Ndombele replaces Doherty.

82 min

Doucoure slides the ball through Calvert-Lewin who gets a shot away but it’s straight at Lloris, who makes the save.

88 min

SUB! A change for the visitors and it’s the goal scorer Calvert-Lewin, who is replaced by Kean.

90 min

There will be FOUR MINUTES of added time…

90 + 2 min

SUB! A final change for Everton as James Rodriguez is replaced by Davies.

90 + 4 min

FULL TIME: TOTTENHAM 0-1 EVERTON Carlo Ancelotti’s new look Everton gets them a win!

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