From the AMEX – Brighton moved one other level away from the relegation zone as they performed out a disappointing draw with injury-hit Everton on Monday night time.
In a story as previous as time, the Seagulls dominated possession and had the higher possibilities, with Lewis Dunk forcing save from Robin Olsen within the second half.
Olsen was the busier of the 2 keepers, making three saves to Robert Sanchez’s one, however the contest finally lacked high quality with Everton specifically lacking striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin who was dominated out by damage.
This is the participant rankings from the goalless draw on the south coast.
Robert Sanchez (GK) – 6/10 – Very practically gifted Richarlison a gap with a heavy contact however nearly recovered. Wasn’t labored within the first half however pulled out a regulation cease to disclaim James Rodriguez.
Ben White (CB) – 6/10 – Galloped ahead effectively every now and then. One other regular efficiency.
Lewis Dunk (CB) – 6/10 – All the time snug bringing the ball ahead and distributed effectively. Clattered into Richarlison for a yellow card. Examined Olsen with an opportunistic header.
Joel Veltman (CB) – 6/10 – Lower out a number of Everton counters. Has grown in stature because the season has worn on and Monday night time was one other composed show from the previous Ajax man.
Pascal Gross (RWB) – 6/10 – Positively not your standard proper wing again. The place definitely would not get the very best out of Gross and he was quiet all through.
Adam Lallana (CM) – 5/10 – Might have set Welbeck up however did not put sufficient weight on the cross and the possibility went begging. Responsible on a variety of events of selecting the fallacious choice.
Yves Bissouma (CM) – 7/10 – An acrobatic overhead kick landed simply on high of the objective. All the time busy with the ball at his toes, topping the dribble standings alongside Trossard with three, and in addition made 5 tackles.
Jakub Moder (LWB) – 6/10 – Caught a volley sweetly early on that went extensive after some intricate play. Practically arrange Welbeck however his cross was cleared.
Leandro Trossard (AM) – 6/10 – Buzzed round and appeared full of life in and across the field. Like Lallana, responsible of overthinking on the counter.
Neal Maupay (ST) – 5/10 – Had opening blocked by Mina as the sport began to open up. Some pretty moments of link-up within the first half but additionally arrange an Everton counter with a unfastened ball into the center of the pitch and turned like a truck when offered with taking pictures possibilities in a while.
Danny Welbeck (ST) – 5/10 – Fairly nameless within the opening interval. Noticed a bit extra motion within the second interval and obtained some photographs away however none notably troubled Olsen.
Alireza Jahanbakhsh – N/A
Dan Burn – N/A
Robin Olson (GK) – 6/10 – Like Sanchez, did not have a shot to avoid wasting within the first 45 minutes. Did excellently to tip Dunk’s flicked header over the bar.
Ben Godfrey (CB) – 7/10 – Most likely Everton’s standout defender. Made one very good block and was assertive all night time lengthy within the deal with.
Yerry Mina (CB) – 6/10 – An essential block denied Maupay from shut vary. Fairly stable all in all earlier than an damage ended his outing earlier than the hour mark.
Michael Keane (CB) – 6/10 – Marshalled his defence effectively, particularly as soon as Mina was withdrawn. Booked for a reducer on Lallana.
Seamus Coleman (RWB) – 6/10 – The Everton captain was extraordinarily vocal all through and obtained ahead effectively down the correct. Nice block to disclaim Lallana. Was responsible of dropping possession too simply at occasions, thoughts.
Mason Holgate (CM) – 7/10 – Moved into midfield, the place he has performed earlier than although it is clearly not his pure place. A few of his passing was sensible, together with one raking crossfield cross to pick Coleman. Necessary header to disclaim Welbeck, too.
Gylfi Sigurdsson (CM) – 5/10 – Neat and tidy in possession however delivered no leading edge when Everton obtained ahead.
Tom Davies (CM) – 5/10 – Tousled the primary large opening of the sport, heading extensive when unmarked from Coleman’s supply. Despatched one shot blazing over earlier than he was substituted.
Lucas Digne (LWB) – 6/10 – A reasonably reserved outing from the Frenchman. On track to beat his greatest help tally in England with two wanted to beat his haul of seven in 2019/20, however he had little alternative to create something right here.
James Rodriguez (SS) – 5/10 – Despatched a free kick crusing over Sanchez’s objective early on. His high quality may need been the distinction between the edges on one other day nevertheless it wasn’t to be.
Richarlison (ST) – 5/10 – Led the road in Calvert-Lewin’s absence. Had simply 15 touches within the first half – solely goalkeeper Olsen and Welbeck (each 14) registered fewer. Equally quiet within the second.
Alex Iwobi – 5/10 – Nice probability to win it late on however despatched his effort effectively extensive.
Nathan Broadhead – N/A