The first half of Monday’s game in the Premier League was a goalless affair but the third period saw the home side Everton get their things in order. And in the end, they beat Burnley 3-1.
The first half was goalless, but straight after half-time, Ben Mee made his mark as he netted, with an assist by Johann Gudmundsson, to give Burnley the lead.
With 30 minutes on the clock, Everton’s Michael Keane found the net with an assist by Andros Townsend, and equalised.
The team took the lead just five minutes later as Andros Townsend scored, with an assist by Abdoulaye Doucoure.
Demarai Gray one minut later, with an assist by Abdoulaye Doucoure, ensuring Everton increased the lead to 3-1.
It was Burnley’s fourth game in a row without a win.
Burnley have had a sluggish start to the season and have only one point from their first four games. Everton are on 10 points.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 2-1 away win for Burnley in March 2021.
Everton are unbeaten at home, after one game.
Everton have scored 10 goals. They have scored six goals at home. They’ve conceded 4 goals in total.
Burnley have scored 3 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 3 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Everton have opened the score in 2 of their 3 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 50 percent when scoring the first goal. Burnley have scored 50 percent of their goals before the break, with an even (1–1) goal difference.
After this game in the Premier League, Everton will play Aston Villa (away) on 17 September 2021, Norwich City (home) on 24 September 2021 and Manchester United (away) on 01 October 2021. Burnley play Arsenal (home) on 17 September 2021, Leicester (away) on 24 September 2021 and Norwich City (home) on 01 October 2021.