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Everton at Cardiff City: Blues win 3-0 away

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Gana with the neat nutmeg and assist, Dominic Calvert-Lewin finishes off the game 3-0


Bernard with the mazy run and Sigurdsson at the double, puts Blues up 2-0 midway through the second half!


Everton lead at halftime after Gylfi Sigurdsson slots home from Seamus Coleman.


Everton are back in action today after what has been ages, with a trip to Cardiff City. The Blues are falling back from the race for the seventh spot, while their opponents are starting to build some momentum with Neil Warnock ready for yet another relegation battle.

Match Details

Date and start time: Tuesday, February 26th at 11:45 a.m. PT / 2:45 p.m ET / 7:45 p.m. BST

Stadium: Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Capacity: 33, 280

Weather: 51°F/11°C, clear, 5% chance of precipitation, 5 mph winds

How to Watch/Listen

TV: N/A - United States; N/A - United Kingdom; Flow Sports 1, beIN Sports 2

Radio: evertontv, TalkSport Radio World

Live stream: NBC Sports Gold, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, fuboTV

Gamethread: Comments section below

Information from LiveSoccerTV.com

Lineups

Everton

Starting XI: Everton XI: Pickford, Digne, Jagielka, Keane, Coleman; Gueye, Schneiderlin; Richarlison, Sigurdsson, Walcott; Calvert-Lewin

Subs: Stekelenburg, Mina, Kenny, Andre Gomes, Bernard, Lookman, Tosun

Cardiff City

Starting XI: Etheridge, Bennett, Morrison, Manga, Bamba, Zohore, Reid, Bacuna, Gunnarsson, Mendez-Laing, Hoilett.

Subs: Smithies, Peltier, Arter, Ward, Murphy, Paterson, Harris

Last Meeting

The two sides’ last game was at Goodison Park in late November, with a solitary goal from Gylfi Sigurdsson giving the Blues all three points. The home side had dominated that affair with 70.7% of the possession and a hefty advantage in shots, but were either wasteful with the last pass or else the few chances created. There were even some hairy moments late in the game with the visitors pushing for an equalizer but the Blues held firm.