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The referee brings the game to a close.
Chris Brunt goes off and Giles Barnes comes on.
Youssouf Mulumbu receives a red card. The referee shows Youssouf Mulumbu a yellow card. Youssouf Mulumbu challenges Steven Pienaar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Steven Pienaar.
Sylvain Distin puts the ball into his own goal from 12 yards. Everton 1-4 West Brom.Youssouf Mulumbu takes a shot. Blocked by Sylvain Distin. Youssouf Mulumbu provided the assist for the goal.
Foul by Tim Cahill on Steven Reid, free kick awarded. Chris Brunt takes the free kick.
Close range shot by Jermaine Beckford misses to the left of the goal.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Somen Tchoyi on Tony Hibbert. Free kick taken by Phil Jagielka.
Tony Hibbert challenges Somen Tchoyi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Marek Cech.
Jermaine Beckford goes into the referee's book. Jermaine Beckford challenges Paul Scharner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Scott Carson takes the direct free kick.
Foul by Peter Odemwingie on Louis Saha, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tony Hibbert.
Foul by Youssouf Mulumbu on Steven Pienaar, free kick awarded. Steven Pienaar restarts play with the free kick.
Somen Tchoyi gets on the score sheet with a fantastic goal from just inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Everton 1-3 West Brom.Assist by Steven Reid.
Somen Tchoyi finds the back of the net with a fantastic goal from the edge of the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Everton 1-3 West Brom.
(West Brom) makes a substitution, with Steven Reid coming on for Graham Dorrans. The official flags Somen Tchoyi offside. Tim Howard takes the free kick.
Shot by Jermaine Beckford from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
The referee shows Graham Dorrans a yellow card. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Pienaar by Graham Dorrans. Leighton Baines restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tony Hibbert by Somen Tchoyi. Tony Hibbert takes the direct free kick.
(West Brom) makes a substitution, with Somen Tchoyi coming on for Jerome Thomas.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Peter Odemwingie. Phil Jagielka restarts play with the free kick.
Tim Cahill takes a shot from long range which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The ball is sent over by Jack Rodwell.
Jermaine Beckford produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.
Shot from outside the penalty box by Chris Brunt goes wide right of the goal.
Steven Pienaar produces a cross, save by Scott Carson.
Jack Rodwell comes on in place of Victor Anichebe. Steven Pienaar fouled by Gabriel Tamas, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Leighton Baines, clearance made by Chris Brunt.
Mikel Arteta is shown a red card.
Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Gonzalo Jara gets a block in.
Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Clearance made by Gonzalo Jara.
Jermaine Beckford replaces Johnny Heitinga. Louis Saha joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ayegbeni Yakubu.
Shot by Peter Odemwingie from just outside the area goes over the net.
Foul by Graham Dorrans on Steven Pienaar, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Steven Pienaar.
Chris Brunt fouled by Johnny Heitinga, the ref awards a free kick. Gabriel Tamas takes the direct free kick.
James Morrison challenges Steven Pienaar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Johnny Heitinga takes the direct free kick.
Foul by Steven Pienaar on Jerome Thomas, free kick awarded. Gabriel Tamas restarts play with the free kick.
Peter Odemwingie concedes a free kick for a foul on Leighton Baines. Tim Howard takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Morrison by Mikel Arteta. Scott Carson takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Leighton Baines from the right by-line played to the near post.
Steven Pienaar has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.
Ayegbeni Yakubu gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Scharner. Free kick taken by Paul Scharner.
Tim Cahill finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the penalty box. Everton 1-2 West Brom.Corner taken left-footed by Leighton Baines from the left by-line, the assist for the goal came from Leighton Baines.
Ayegbeni Yakubu is ruled offside. Scott Carson takes the free kick.
Steven Pienaar produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.
The ball is swung over by Chris Brunt, Tim Howard makes a save.
Corner taken left-footed by Chris Brunt from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Tim Cahill.
Johnny Heitinga challenges Youssouf Mulumbu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gabriel Tamas restarts play with the free kick.
Chris Brunt booked for time wasting. Youssouf Mulumbu concedes a free kick for a foul on Leighton Baines. Leighton Baines crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, clearance by Paul Scharner.
Peter Odemwingie is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Phil Jagielka.
Unfair challenge on Steven Pienaar by Gonzalo Jara results in a free kick. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.
Ayegbeni Yakubu challenges Paul Scharner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Carson.
Chris Brunt finds the back of the net with a brilliant goal from outside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Everton 0-2 West Brom.Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Youssouf Mulumbu by Tim Cahill.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ayegbeni Yakubu by Gonzalo Jara. Shot comes in from Mikel Arteta from the free kick, save by Scott Carson.
Steven Pienaar fouled by Paul Scharner, the ref awards a free kick. Johnny Heitinga takes the direct free kick.
Chris Brunt has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.
Gabriel Tamas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tim Cahill. Free kick crossed by Mikel Arteta.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Youssouf Mulumbu on Victor Anichebe. Leighton Baines fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Goal scored by Paul Scharner from inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Everton 0-1 West Brom.Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Chris Brunt, assist by Chris Brunt.
The offside flag is raised against Chris Brunt. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.
Victor Anichebe takes a shot. Save made by Scott Carson.
Tim Cahill takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.
Youssouf Mulumbu fouled by Ayegbeni Yakubu, the ref awards a free kick. Gabriel Tamas restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Pienaar by James Morrison. Leighton Baines takes the free kick.
Youssouf Mulumbu challenges Steven Pienaar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Leighton Baines from left wing.
The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.
The referee blows for half time.
The referee starts the second half.
Moyes pleased by Anichebe return
Everton boss David Moyes hopes the return of injury-plagued Victor Anichebe can help solve his team's goalscoring problems.
The 22-year-old is back in contention for the first time this season after overcoming a knee injury - the latest in a series of problems - suffered during the summer.
Anichebe scored for the reserves in the `mini derby' against Liverpool in midweek and could now feature as West Brom visit Goodison Park in Barclays Premier League.
His availability increases Moyes' options as he looks to remedy the problem of the Toffees' misfiring front line.
Only two of Everton's goals - one each from Ayegbeni Yakubu and Jermaine Beckford - have come from strikers in 14 league games this term.
Moyes said: "Victor got a game in the reserves, which was good.
"It's good to get him back in the fold, he is an important player for us.
"If we can get him back fit he can do a job for us.
"He has not played much football recently but he gives us other options we have not had.
"He did really well in pre-season and he was going to give us something different to have around the team."
Everton supporters have seen little of the Nigerian-born academy product over the last two years.
Prior to this season Anichebe was out for 11 months after suffering knee injury in February 2009 and then had another spell out towards the end of last term with a rib problem.
Moyes added: "He has been in and around the team for four or five years so he is not really a young lad.
"The frustration will come from his injuries and, in truth, he's been injured for the best part of two years now.
"He came into the team last year and had a good spell. We hope when he comes in he is ready to do well again."
Midfielder Marouane Fellaini is again missing as he serves the final match of his three-game ban for his red card against Bolton.
Meanwhile, West Brom striker Peter Odemwingie feels that his team's great start to the season is partly responsible for their lack of points in recent matches.
The Baggies have only picked up one point from their last five league games, and Odemwingie believes this is because teams are no longer underestimating them.
He said: "After a good start, teams are coming to us, playing more defensively and we are finding it difficult to open them up.
"Every success has its effect, teams are not underrating us and it has become more difficult.
"I don't think we are playing badly. We've been a bit unlucky and had a few injuries and suspensions.
"We just need to add a little bit of extra effort which will bring the goals that got us the points.
"We did show we can play and beat any team, so they started looking at us more seriously and that makes things more difficult.
"It's something we have to learn and be ready for because if we get back to playing well it's going to happen again, but we'll know how to respond."
The Nigerian international added that the squad had addressed their recent form in team meetings.
"We had a few meetings this week, and how we react is what's important," he said.
"We just reminded ourselves of our targets, had an open discussion about how we felt as a team, and asked if anyone has ideas about how we can correct the situation and start winning.
"The team spirit is still there. There were no quarrels, people who had opinions spoke them and we have to now use those to get back to where we were."
West Brom are waiting on the fitness of Chris Brunt ahead of the match.
Brunt is a doubt due to the groin injury which kept him out of last Saturday's 3-0 home defeat to Stoke.
However, James Morrison (back) and Steven Reid (Achilles) are expected to be fit to play for Albion.
Baggies end winless run
West Brom struck twice in each half to end their Barclays Premier League slump with a convincing 4-1 win in an eventful encounter at Everton.
Paul Scharner and Chris Brunt put the Baggies into a 2-0 lead at Goodison Park before Everton's top goalscorer Tim Cahill pulled one back.
Everton's hopes of a fightback were dashed as Mikel Arteta was sent off for stamping and Somen Tchoyi and Youssouf Mulumbu, with aid of a Sylvain Distin deflection, finished them off.
Remarkably Mulumbu was then sent off himself for two bookings, the first for celebrating in the crowd and then for a bad tackle on Steven Pienaar.
It was the only blot on an otherwise excellent day for the visitors, who had been looking for a lift after collecting just one point in their previous five games.
Everton are now without a win in five and their frustration was summed up by Arteta, who could have no excuse for his dismissal for stamping on Gonzalo Jara.
Arteta had taken over the captaincy in the unanticipated absence of Phil Neville but the Spaniard let his side down as they looked to force their way back into the game.
Those incidents overshadowed some excellent play by West Brom, and in particular stunning goals from Brunt and Tchoyi.
Everton had made three changes for the match with Tony Hibbert replacing Neville at right-back and Victor Anichebe, out since pre-season with a knee injury, taking over from Seamus Coleman on the right wing.
Ayegbeni Yakubu also returned to the starting line-up in place of Louis Saha as David Moyes continued his search for a potent attacking combination.
The Merseysiders started well as Leighton Baines whipped in an early but Distin was unable to get a touch in front of goal.
Anichebe, showing no ill effects from the knee problems that have hampered him for two seasons, then cut inside and curled a fine effort towards goal but Scott Carson tipped away.
West Brom responded by grabbing the lead against the run of play after 15 minutes.
Scharner lost his marker as Brunt delivered a corner and met the ball with a firm header which Tim Howard could not keep out.
Everton had two chances to claim an immediate equaliser from free-kicks but failed to take either. First Baines curled over and then Carson palmed away Arteta's more dangerous effort.
Brunt, returning from a thigh injury, then showed the hosts how it could be done by curling in a brilliant free-kick from 25 yards for West Brom's second after 26 minutes.
After being linked with Liverpool earlier this month, the goal further enhanced the Northern Ireland international's growing reputation.
Everton struggled to respond and it was not until three minutes before the interval they finally snapped out of their lethargy and, once again, they had Cahill to thank.
Cahill rose the highest as Baines swung in a deep corner and the Australian headed back across goal for his eighth of the season.
Suddenly invigorated, Everton came forward again and almost grabbed an equaliser on the stroke of half-time as another Baines corner curled out just beyond the far post.
They did not start the second half quite as brightly and manager Moyes waited just 10 minutes before changing the attack, sending on Saha and Jermaine Beckford for Yakubu and John Heitinga.
Beckford was slipped in on goal within moments of coming on and clipped the ball over the advancing Carson but Gabriel Tamas got back to clear off the line.
That was the start of a frantic few moments as Everton then appealed for a penalty after a collision between Jara and Baines on the edge of the box.
Play went on and Jara flew in recklessly on Arteta on the Everton left.
The Spaniard took exception to the challenge and appeared to stamp twice on the Chile World Cup player. Referee Lee Mason showed a straight red card.
Beckford - guilty of a glaring miss against Sunderland on Monday - then spurned a great chance to equalise as he stabbed a Hibbert cross over from six yards.
Everton were made to pay as Steven Reid picked out substitute Tchoyi with a superb cross-field ball.
The Cameroon international still had plenty of work to do but did it superbly as he cut in from the left, checked back and curled a fine shot beyond Howard.
West Brom then inflicted more damage as Mulumbu played a one-two with James Morrison and clipped in a fourth, via Distin, four minutes from time.
The strike was officially given as an own goal but Mulumbu ran off to celebrate anyway and was booked for running into the crowd.
That proved a big mistake on his part as the referee then sent him off after a poor tackle on Pienaar just moments later.
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