8/12/2017 PA Sport

Rooney goal sees Everton to victory

Wayne Rooney's first goal back in blue inspired boyhood club Everton to a narrow opening-weekend victory against Stoke.

  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 29
    • Joe Allen Yellow Card
  • 45+1
    • Wayne Rooney Goal - Header
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Cuco Martina | Off: Ashley Williams
  • 60
    • On: Tom Davies | Off: Davy Klaassen
  • 72
    • On: Peter Crouch | Off: Saido Berahino
  • 72
    • On: Maxim Choupo-Moting | Off: Bojan Krkic
  • 77
    • On: Kevin Mirallas | Off: Sandro Ramírez
  • 85
    • Morgan Schneiderlin Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Everton Logo Everton EVE Stoke City STK Stoke City Logo
Everton
No. Name
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
45' 15  Cuco Martina
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
60' 26  Tom Davies
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Wayne Rooney  45'+1'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Goodison Park
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 39,045

Match Commentary

90' Match ends, Everton 1, Stoke City 0.
90' Second Half ends, Everton 1, Stoke City 0.
90'+4' Idrissa Gueye (Everton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Match Stats

EVE
STK

Possession

62% 38%

Shots (on Goal)

9 (4)
9 (1)
EVE STK
13 Fouls 10
1 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 6
6 Corner Kicks 7
1 Saves 3

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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 8 +25 22
2 Manchester United 8 +19 20
3 Tottenham Hotspur 8 +10 17
4 Watford 8 0 15
5 Chelsea 8 +5 13
6 Arsenal 8 +2 13
7 Burnley 8 +2 13
8 Liverpool 8 +1 13
9 Newcastle United 8 +1 11
10 Brighton & Hove Albion 9 -1 11
11 West Bromwich Albion 8 -2 10
12 Southampton 8 -2 9
13 Huddersfield Town 8 -4 9
14 Swansea City 8 -3 8
15 Everton 8 -8 8
16 Stoke City 8 -9 8
17 West Ham United 9 -9 8
18 Leicester City 8 -3 6
19 AFC Bournemouth 8 -8 4
20 Crystal Palace 8 -16 3

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