LONDON. Chelsea finds the way to recover against Everton with a goal on the A. Doucouré 69′ and a goal on the E. Simms 90′. Chelsea was much better in terms of ball possession (69%)
The match was played at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London on Saturday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. The referee was Darren England with the collaboration of Daniel Cook and Daniel Robathan. The 4th official was Craig Pawson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.9 degrees Celsius or 51.66 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 87%.
- ! 69 Ball Possession 31
- 20 Total 12
- 7 On Target 3
- 3 Off Target 4
- 10 Shots blocked 5
- 113 Attack 82
- 57 Dangerous attack 22
- 63 Ball safe 55
- 12 Free Kicks 10
- 1 Penalties 0
- 8 Corners 2
- 2 Off Sides 1
- 8 Total 12
- 2 Yellow Cards 2
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 4 Substitutions 2
Chelsea had a superior ball possession 69% while Everton was struggling with a 31% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Chelsea was more aggressive with 57 dangerous attacks and 20 shots of which 7 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Chelsea to win the match.
Chelsea shot 20 times, 7 on target, 3 off target. On the other side, Everton shot 12 times, 3 on target, 4 off target.
Chelsea received 2 yellow cards (Kalidou Koulibaly and Reece James). Regarding the opposition, Everton received 2 yellow cards (Idrissa Gueye and Dwight McNeil).
After playing this match, Chelsea will have 38 points like Aston Villa to sit in the 10th place. On the other side, Everton will have 26 points like Leeds United and Nottingham Forest to hold in the 16th place.
In the next match in the Premier League, Chelsea will host Nottingham Forest on the 13th of May with a 4-0 head to head stats in favor of Chelsea (1 draw).
Everton will host Manchester City on the 13th of May with a 19-12 head to head stats in favor of Manchester City (7 draws).
Chelsea – Formation
Chelsea started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
The manager Graham Potter decided to play with the following team: Kepa Arrizabalaga, Wesley Fofana , Kalidou Koulibaly , Benoît Badiashile , Reece James , Enzo Fernández , Mateo Kovačić , Ben Chilwell , Christian Pulišić , Kai Havertz and João Félix .
The home team had on the bench: Conor Gallagher, Carney Chukwuemeka, Trevoh Chalobah, Marcus Bettinelli, Marc Cucurella Saseta, Ruben Loftus-Cheek , Chukwunonso Madueke, Mykhailo Mudryk and N’Golo Kanté.
Chelsea made 4 changes: Christian Pulisic for Conor Gallagher (62′), Mateo Kovacic for Ruben Loftus-Cheek (81′), João Félix for Carney Chukwuemeka (86′) and Wesley Fofana for Trevoh Chalobah (87′).
Best player: Reece James
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Chelsea was Reece James.
His rating iswith 28 passes (85% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 10. He performed 5 crosses.
Everton – Formation
Everton started with a conservative line-up (4-5-1).
Sean Dyche played with: Jordan Pickford, Séamus Coleman , Michael Keane , James Tarkowski , Ben Godfrey , Alex Iwobi , Abdoulaye Doucouré , Idrissa Gueye , Amadou Onana , Dwight McNeil and Demarai Gray .
They had on the bench: Ellis Simms, Asmir Begović, James Garner, Mason Holgate, Conor Coady, Yerry Fernando Mina González, Neal Maupay, Tom Davies and Vitaliy Mykolenko.
Everton made 2 changes: Idrissa Gueye for Ellis Simms (79′) and Seamus Coleman for Vitaliy Mykolenko (84′).
Best player: Abdoulaye Doucouré
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Everton was Abdoulaye Doucouré.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 18 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 7.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premier League.
- Wolverhampton Wanderers – Leeds United – 2-4
- Southampton – Tottenham Hotspur – 3-3
- Chelsea – Everton – 2-2
- Brentford – Leicester City – 1-1
- Aston Villa – AFC Bournemouth – 3-0