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Kevin Mirallas decides to take the corner short.
Romelu Lukaku takes a shot. Winston Reid gets a block in.
The referee brings the game to a close.
Winston Reid gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Phil Jagielka.
Jussi Jaaskelainen restarts play with the free kick.
Ravel Morrison sends in a cross.
Phil Jagielka manages to make a clearance.
Clearance by Sylvain Distin.
Winston Reid manages to make a clearance.
The ball is delivered by Razvan Rat.
Gareth Barry makes a clearance.
Romelu Lukaku scores a headed goal. West Ham 2-3 Everton.Assist by Kevin Mirallas.
Free kick taken by Sylvain Distin.
Ricardo Vaz Te gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Bryan Oviedo.
Leighton Baines finds the net with a shot from the free kick. West Ham 2-2 Everton.
Mark Noble receives a red card for second bookable offence.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Noble on Ross Barkley.
Matthew Taylor is brought on as a substitute for Kevin Nolan.
Romelu Lukaku has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the net.
Mohamed Diame takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.
Penalty scored by Mark Noble. West Ham 2-1 Everton.
James McCarthy gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Kevin Nolan.
Clearance made by Razvan Rat.
Clearance made by Gareth Barry.
Ricardo Vaz Te replaces Matthew Jarvis.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Leighton Baines.
Corner taken by Mark Noble.
The ball is delivered by Matthew Jarvis.
Free kick crossed by Leighton Baines.
Clearance by Seamus Coleman.
Seamus Coleman makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Leighton Baines by Mohamed Diame results in a free kick.
Mladen Petric on for Modibo Maiga.
James Collins shown a yellow card.
James Collins challenges Ross Barkley unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Header by Kevin Mirallas misses right.
Bryan Oviedo takes a shot. James Collins gets a block in.
Bryan Oviedo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mohamed Diame.
Kevin Nolan delivers the ball.
Mohamed Diame takes a fantastic shot. Blocked by Phil Jagielka.
Bryan Oviedo makes a clearance.
Bryan Oviedo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joey O'Brien.
Sylvain Distin takes the free kick.
Bryan Oviedo joins the action as a substitute, replacing Leon Osman.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sylvain Distin by Modibo Maiga.
Clearance made by Phil Jagielka.
Free kick taken by Jussi Jaaskelainen.
Mohamed Diame fouled by Leon Osman, the ref awards a free kick.
A cross is delivered by Kevin Mirallas.
The referee gets the second half underway.
The first half comes to an end.
Phil Jagielka takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Seamus Coleman by Matthew Jarvis results in a free kick.
Leighton Baines makes a clearance.
Romelu Lukaku joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nikica Jelavic.
James McCarthy replaces Steven Naismith.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Nolan on Tim Howard.
Free kick taken by Mark Noble.
Booking for Ross Barkley.
Free kick taken by Modibo Maiga.
Foul by Gareth Barry on James Collins, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Leighton Baines.
Razvan Rat makes a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Gareth Barry.
Corner taken by Mark Noble from the right by-line.
The ball is delivered by Ross Barkley.
Corner taken by Kevin Mirallas from the right by-line.
Matthew Jarvis manages to make a clearance.
Leighton Baines crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Ravel Morrison gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Naismith.
Gareth Barry challenges Mark Noble unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Steven Naismith.
Leon Osman restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Razvan Rat on Steven Naismith.
James Collins makes a clearance.
Phil Jagielka makes a clearance.
Kevin Mirallas crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Mirallas by Ravel Morrison.
Ross Barkley fouled by James Collins, the ref awards a free kick.
Sylvain Distin restarts play with the free kick.
Mohamed Diame challenges Leighton Baines unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Mohamed Diame fouled by Leighton Baines, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Matthew Jarvis.
James Collins takes the free kick.
Ravel Morrison fouled by Leon Osman, the ref awards a free kick.
Jussi Jaaskelainen takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikica Jelavic on Joey O'Brien.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Seamus Coleman on Mark Noble.
Mohamed Diame delivers the ball.
Shot by Mark Noble.
The ball is delivered by Winston Reid.
Corner taken by Matthew Jarvis.
Kevin Mirallas takes a shot. Jussi Jaaskelainen parries the ball away.
The ball is crossed by Gareth Barry.
Free kick taken by James Collins.
Leighton Baines gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mohamed Diame.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mohamed Diame on Gareth Barry.
Clearance by Leighton Baines.
The match gets underway.
Allardyce admires Everton dealings
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce admits he has been impressed with Everton's transfer dealings and is anticipating a stern test when Roberto Martinez's side visit Upton Park on Saturday.
The Toffees may have lost midfielder Marouane Fellaini to Barclays Premier League champions Manchester United but they also made busy with their own chequebook as the transfer deadline drew nearer.
Former Wigan boss Martinez replaced David Moyes at Goodison Park and went back to his old club to sign James McCarthy on deadline day, with loan deals for Gareth Barry and Romelu Lukaku also completed before the window shut.
Those deals followed earlier moves for Arouna Kone, Antolin Alcaraz, Joel Robles and Gerard Deulofeu with Allardyce, who revealed West Ham had failed with a bid for Lukaku, left praising Everton's business.
"Gareth Barry in particular is an outstanding acquisition from Manchester City and with Romelu Lukaku joining their frontline as well he's given them some excellent options," he said.
"They've got a very good variety of players added to the ones that were already there.
"Arouna Kone has been bought in and they've only really lost Marouane Fellaini so not only is their starting XI strong but their whole squad is now very strong."
Allardyce remains short of attacking options.
Andy Carroll (heel) is proving to be a big loss for the misfiring Hammers whilst the game comes too soon for new signing Mladen Petric, who is still striving to improve his fitness.
Joe Cole (hamstring) and Stewart Downing (leg) are also missing, as is defender George McCartney who has returned to training following a knee injury, while Alou Diarra (knee) is a long-term absentee.
Loan signing Romelu Lukaku is set for his Everton debut having been ineligible for last weekend's fixture against parent club Chelsea.
"I have been very impressed with Romelu," said Martinez.
"We have seen him develop into a top striker from the outside: at 16 he came through the ranks at Anderlecht and all of a sudden you can see the potential.
"When you get to work with him you can see he is a very mature boy after his experiences.
"He is really intelligent with good football knowledge and above everything he has a huge desire to succeed and that is exactly what we need in the dressing room.
"What he brings is something we haven't got and that always excites you as a manager.
"Looking at what he did last season (scoring 17 in 35 appearances) he is capable of working and improving on that.
"That is our target. He is still very young and we hope it can be a perfect marriage over the next 10 months."
Lukaku's fellow striker Arouna Kone is also expected to return to the squad after a knee injury along with midfielder Darron Gibson, who has not featured this season because of a knee injury.
Midfielder Steven Pienaar (hamstring) is rated 50-50 but centre-back Antolin Alcaraz is still recovering from a similar problem.
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