Carlo Ancelotti’s new look Everton side have secured a vital 1-0 opening weekend win at Tottenham.

Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s second half header was the difference between the two sides in a tight game in North London, with James Rodriguez impressing on his Blues debut.

Spurs carved out the better chances in the first half, with Jordan Pickford saving from Dele Alli and Matt
Doherty, with Richarlison wasting a brilliant chance at the other end.

Everton locked to turn the screw after the break, with Richarlison heading a Rodriguez cross just wide.

With the visitors beginning to take the initiative over Jose Mourinho’s side, it was Calvert-Lewin that found the vital breakthrough.

The England U21 international has been tipped for a big season under Ancelotti, and he did brilliantly to power home Lucas Digne’s free kick.

Both sides had chances in a frantic final ten minutes, with England international Pickford producing a vital late stop to deny Harry Kane.

FULL TIME AT THE TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM IT’S TOTTENHAM 0 EVERTON 1

Related posts

Chelsea and Tottenham battle out 0-0 Premier League draw at Stamford Bridge audio
The apprentice versus the master failed to catch fire at Stamford Bridge as Frank Lampard’s Chelsea were held to a 0-0 draw by Tottenham.
Leeds United get back on track with brilliant 1-0 Premier League win at Everton audio
Leeds United have produced a vital boost to their faltering Premier League return with a timely 1-0 win at Everton.
Premier League: Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur audio
A mouth-watering London derby between Chelsea and Spurs is on offer on Sunday afternoon, as Chelsea take on Spurs at Stamford Bridge.
Premier League: Everton v Leeds audio
Leeds United go in search of their first win at Goodison Park in 30 years as they take on Everton in the Premier League on Saturday.