In the match of the ninth round of the championship of England Liverpool Metropolitan Arsenal defeated Everton 5:2. Arsenal have overtaken Chelsea, which occupies fourth place.
Everton: Pickford, CIN, Jagielka, Williams (Davies, 46), Kenny, Gueye, Sigurdsson, Vlašić, Baines, Rooney (Nias, 75), Calvert-Lewin (Lukman, 75)
Arsenal: Cech, Koscielny, Mertesacker, Monreal, Bellerin, Ramsey, Xhaka, Esil (Coquelin, 82), Sanchez, Kolasinac, Lacazette (Wilshire, 77)
10 minutes of continuous assault on the gates of the hosts and in the 11th minute Rooney opens the scoring. Almost the first coherent attack «butterscotch». Rooney from outside the penalty shot into the net 1:0.
Almost half an hour after the goal the gunners had nothing to do. The owners ahead of wandered Calvert-Lewin and the rest went on the defensive.
But on 40 minutes they played. Xhaka took a shot from distance. the ball flew into the corner. Picard retorted. Montreal was ahead of everyone and finished off the ball into the net 1:1.
In the second half the guests were unconditional. In the 53rd minute Sanchez hung. Isil ahead of of the defender and struck the head of 1:2.
On 69 minutes, the hosts remained in the minority. Gueye received a second yellow card.
In the 74th minute should yield three three. Lacazette made the transfer Esilo, received a return pass and shot from 10 metres of 1:3. In the 90th minute, Ramsey went one on one 1:4.
On the 3rd minute of stoppage time Montreal made a pass back. Cech the ball did not go out. Former «railroad» Umar NASS intercepted the ball and narrowed the gap to 2:4.
A minute later Sanchez took a big hit in the far corner, 2:5.