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Chelsea fortify 4th place with 2-0 win over Everton in EPL

LONDON (AP) – Orgino’s penalty kick և Ben Godfrey’s own goal gave Chelsea a 2-0 win over Everton in the English Premier League on Monday, bringing new undefeated newcomer Thomas Tuchel to an unbeaten streak of 11 games.

The resuscitation after the shooting of Frank Lampard in January tightened the chances of the West London club in fourth place in the Champions League final. Everton still have a game to play against Chelsea, but the Merseyside club are four points behind Tuchel.

Chelsea representative Kay Kaiwertz impressed throughout the first half in a false nine roles; he was unsuccessful in scoring.

Havertz’s cross from Marcos Alonso’s cross surpassed goalkeeper Jordan Ordan Pickford, who seemed to be heading towards the corner of the net before Godfrey’s intervention sent the ball across the net in the 31st minute.

Callum Hudson-Odoi deserved as much credit as anyone for a goal. The 20-year-old winger flew to one side or the other, threw the other to his target Mason Holgate, passed the ball to Kurt ou uma. Turning the heel to look at the goal, Hudson-Odo then scored the perfect ball for striker Alonso.

The cross of the left defender set the goal in motion, but the shocking movement of Hudson-Odo and the accurate transfer missed the otherwise dense defense of “Everton”.

Before the half, Alonso had to double Chelsea’s advantage with Mateo Kovacic’s superb goal-scoring ability on top of Everton’s defense.

Alonso’s shot deflected slightly, allowing Pickford to take the ball into the palm of his hand near his far post.

Tuchel shouted for Reese James Ames for most of the pitch, but didn’t get it right. Tuchel was determined to see James Ames attack the ball more aggressively, և eventually calling James Ames և Havert to write down the details in a notebook.

Havrets hit the ball in the net immediately after the break. The viable striker was also denied the goal, however, as a neat finish was ruled out for handball.

Chelsea did not have to wait long for their second goal, ավ Havertz was involved in it once again.

The former Bayer Leverkusen blocked Kovacic’s shocking ball in the Everton penalty area, brought by Pickford. Org orginio climbed the penalty spot ավարտ ended his trademark by sending a disappointing Pickford in the 65th minute.

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