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Short corner taken by Leighton Baines.
The referee blows the whistle to end the game.
Leighton Baines delivers the ball.
Romelu Lukaku takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Leighton Baines on Andy Carroll.
Kevin Nolan challenges Sylvain Distin unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ross Barkley takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.
Unfair challenge on Leighton Baines by Kevin Nolan results in a free kick.
The ball is crossed by Aiden McGeady.
Winston Reid manages to make a clearance.
Steven Naismith leaves the field to be replaced by Ross Barkley.
Romelu Lukaku takes a shot and cleared the goal.
James Tomkins manages to make a clearance.
Romelu Lukaku slots the ball left footed into the goal. Everton 1-0 West Ham.Assist by Leighton Baines.
The ball is delivered by Seamus Coleman.
Winston Reid joins the action as a substitute, replacing Guy Demel.
James Collins takes the free kick.
Gareth Barry concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Carroll.
James Collins manages to make a clearance.
Free kick crossed by Mark Noble.
Unfair challenge on Stewart Downing by James McCarthy results in a free kick.
Andy Carroll takes a brilliant shot and missed to the right of the net.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Mohamed Diame.
Aiden McGeady is brought on as a substitute for Gerard Deulofeu.
Clearance made by Leighton Baines.
Andy Carroll delivers the ball.
Free kick taken by James Collins.
The ball is delivered by Romelu Lukaku.
Sylvain Distin takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.
Guy Demel challenges Steven Pienaar unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The ball is swung over by Steven Pienaar.
Clearance by James Tomkins.
Mohamed Diame comes on in place of Matthew Jarvis.
James McCarthy challenges Stewart Downing unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance by Stewart Downing.
James McCarthy takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Mark Noble.
Short corner taken by Gerard Deulofeu from the left by-line.
Clearance made by James Tomkins.
Leon Osman leaves the field to be replaced by Romelu Lukaku.
Unfair challenge on Steven Pienaar by Matthew Jarvis results in a free kick.
Stewart Downing produces a cross.
Corner taken by Matthew Jarvis from the right by-line.
Kevin Nolan takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth Barry.
John Stones makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Matthew Jarvis.
Leon Osman takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Guy Demel gets a block in.
John Stones manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing.
Free kick crossed by Gerard Deulofeu.
Guy Demel concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Pienaar.
James McCarthy makes a clearance.
Clearance by Seamus Coleman.
Clearance made by Sylvain Distin.
The game restarts for the second half.
The referee blows for half time.
James McCarthy manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Stewart Downing.
Gerard Deulofeu takes a weak shot. Adrian catches the ball.
Steven Pienaar takes a shot and bounced off the post.
The ball is delivered by Guy Demel.
The ball is crossed by Matthew Taylor.
John Stones concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Jarvis.
Leon Osman takes a shot. Matthew Taylor gets a block in.
The ball is delivered by Leighton Baines.
Leighton Baines challenges Stewart Downing unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance by Sylvain Distin.
Steven Pienaar takes a shot. Blocked by James Tomkins.
Corner taken by Leighton Baines.
James McCarthy takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Matthew Taylor.
Matthew Taylor makes a clearance.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Leighton Baines.
George McCartney manages to make a clearance.
Stewart Downing crosses the ball.
Guy Demel makes a clearance.
Seamus Coleman takes the free kick.
James Tomkins challenges Leon Osman unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Foul by Steven Naismith on James Collins, free kick awarded.
Andy Carroll joins the action as a substitute, replacing Carlton Cole.
Guy Demel challenges Steven Naismith unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Carlton Cole gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth Barry.
Clearance made by Kevin Nolan.
Gerard Deulofeu takes a shot. George McCartney gets a block in.
James Collins makes a clearance.
Steven Naismith takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Adrian parries the ball away.
James Tomkins makes a clearance.
Clearance by Gareth Barry.
Gerard Deulofeu produces a cross.
Seamus Coleman crosses the ball.
Sylvain Distin manages to make a clearance.
Gareth Barry manages to make a clearance.
Clearance made by George McCartney.
Clearance made by James Collins.
Header by Steven Naismith misses right.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Tomkins by Steven Pienaar.
The referee gets the match started.
Martinez hails 'complete' Lukaku
Striker Romelu Lukaku returns from a month-long lay-off needing to live up to manager Roberto Martinez's assessment of him being "a complete number nine" if Everton's season is not to fade in the final third.
The Belgium international, on loan from Chelsea, has missed four matches with an ankle injury but his return to fitness could not have been better timed after back-to-back league defeats have left the Toffees 11 points adrift of fourth-placed Liverpool.
Everton went into the Merseyside derby at Anfield, in which Lukaku sustained his injury, on January 28 just a point behind their near-neighbours but have dramatically fallen off the pace after losing that match - not helped by the postponement of a home game against Crystal Palace.
Lukaku, 20, has scored just once since the end of November but comfortably remains Everton's top scorer with nine league goals.
Martinez expects to see a newly-refreshed and determined player when West Ham visit on Saturday.
"As a number nine he is as complete as you are going to get in world football. Something which is a rare breed - to have such a talented footballer having that target man role," said the Toffees boss.
"When you look at his age you are quite surprised by the package he brings.
"When you see him as a player you build a perception of a strong target man who is good with his back to goal and you get such a shock when you speak to him about football.
"He is a very intelligent man who wants to understand the game and I've been very impressed by how he approaches the game.
"He is good in the box as a number nine, attacks the ball well and is a good finisher, but can use the counter-attack with his pace and ball control.
"Romelu has had a terrific season and has a big role to play in our squad."
Everton run into West Ham at the wrong time after Sam Allardyce justified his board's decision to keep faith with him by guiding his side to a maximum 12 points in February to ease their relegation worries.
"West Ham deserve huge credit. I have seen it many times, when you get into a negative run it is difficult to be consistent after that," said Martinez.
"From the outside there is always the perception a team having bad results could end up with a manager losing his job but I think a manager worries about what can be done next.
"They have shown that and continuity at the club has paid incredible dividends.
"To see they have conceded only one goal in five games and had four straight wins after a good draw at Stamford Bridge shows they are a team in form."
Toffees captain Phil Jagielka has been ruled out for a fortnight with a hamstring injury so John Stones is likely to deputise in defence.
Fellow centre-back Antolin Alcaraz is fit again and comes back into the squad after spending four weeks out but on-loan striker Lacina Traore (hamstring) is unavailable.
West Ham striker Andy Carroll returns after serving a three-match suspension. Forward Marco Borriello is a doubt because of a calf problem but defender Guy Demel is expected to recover from tonsillitis.
Stewart Downing has warned West Ham that relegation from the Barclays Premier League remains a threat despite their recent surge up the table.
The Hammers have produced a four-match winning run that has lifted them out of the bottom three and into 10th place, seven points clear of danger.
Their last defeat in the Premier League was six weeks ago and on Saturday they face Everton at Goodison Park knowing a fifth successive victory would place them on the brink of survival.
The Toffees have lost three of their last four matches, but Downing refuses to underestimate them despite their recent slump.
"We're not out of the woods yet because we've still got games to win, starting at Everton," Downing told the club's official website.
"Everton is always a difficult place to go, even when they're not playing that well.
"The crowd are really on top of you, (manager) Roberto Martinez is doing a good job and his team is playing really well using a different way of playing to the past.
"We've been a bit lucky at times recently, but in the last couple of weeks it's all come together. We've been due some luck.
"Everyone is back now from injury and suspension and that's what we've been waiting for."
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