Everton held on for a 2-1 victory over Leicester within the Premier League on Sunday that gave the workforce renewed hope of avoiding relegation.
The win strikes Everton as much as sixteenth within the desk with 35 factors, another than Burnley and Leeds, and nonetheless with a sport in hand over their relegation rivals. Leeds dropped into the relegation zone after dropping 2-1 at Arsenal.
Vitalii Mykolenko’s volley from the sting of the world put Everton in entrance however Leicester levelled within the eleventh minute after poor defending. Yerry Mina and Seamus Coleman went up for a header, solely to collide and permit Patson Daka to run by and beat goalkeeper Jordan Pickford.
Everton regained the lead on the half-hour mark when Mason Holgate nodded in after goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel had saved Richarlison’s header.
Leicester dominated a lot of the second half however got here up quick in opposition to Pickford, who managed to guard the lead by turning away a number of scoring alternatives.