Match Thread Everton vs Chelsea - Preview, Match Report and MotM Poll

Everton Man of the Match


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gedefc

Player Valuation: £750k
Thought would get this started, bored in work

Here we go again!

Our record at home to Chelsea is very strong - Won the last 4 meetings at Goodison, and something like 10 out of the last 12 at Goodison :eek: - we've also got the longest unbeaten run in terms of the opening game of the PL season, not losing since QPR at home in 2011/12 - probably just jinxed all of that, sorry :D

Hoping Gana is signed today/tomorrow to be ready to start on saturday, presume he'll be the only addition before the weekend now

------------ Pickford
------Godfrey Mina Tarkowski
Patterson----------------Mykolenko
---------Gana Doucoure
---McNeil-----Dominic Calvert-Lewin-----Gordon

Iwobi & Gray obviously alternative options in midfield, that's probably what i'd go with though
 

Toffe3m4n

Player Valuation: £70m
I personally think this is a good fixture to open the season with.

Chelsea are a top, top team so will (should) have us focused from the off. We've got a really good recent record against them at Goodison.. but even still, a negative result shouldn't instantly mean doom and gloom either. Essentially it's an early Goodison acid test.
 

gedefc

Player Valuation: £750k
Here are the Ref's etc for everyone to moan about, like every single one lol

Referee: Craig Pawson.
Assistants:
Marc Perry, Scott Ledger.
Fourth official:
Graham Scott.
VAR: John Brooks.
Assistant VAR: Darren Cann.
Pawsons awful ffs. He was in charge of the Newcastle home game, blowing for a freekick at every oppurtunity and sending Allan off for a yellow card offence.
 

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