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  • Date:09 Apr 2011
  • Kick-off:12:45
  • Venue:Molineux Stadium
  • Attendance:28,352
  • Beckford (20) Neville (38)
    Bilyaletdinov (44)
Goal!

Live Commentary

90mins

Nenad Milijas challenges Leighton Baines unfairly and gives away a free kick. Leighton Baines takes the direct free kick.

90mins

Corner taken short by Leon Osman.

88mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Victor Anichebe by Karl Henry. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

86mins

Corner taken short by Matthew Jarvis.

83mins

The referee blows for offside. Wayne Hennessey restarts play with the free kick.

82mins

Adam Hammill replaces Steven Fletcher. Diniyar Bilyaletdinov goes off and Adam Forshaw comes on.

82mins

Nenad Milijas fouled by Phil Neville, the ref awards a free kick. Jamie O'Hara takes the direct free kick.

81mins

Diniyar Bilyaletdinov produces a left-footed shot from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

80mins

Michael Kightly challenges Leon Osman unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Leighton Baines.

79mins

Steven Fletcher concedes a free kick for a foul on Leighton Baines. Direct free kick taken by Tim Howard.

78mins

Corner taken by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov.

78mins

Victor Anichebe takes a shot. Blocked by Richard Stearman.

76mins

Nenad Milijas replaces Adlene Guedioura. Michael Kightly challenges Leighton Baines unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Leighton Baines.

75mins

The offside flag is raised against Apostolos Vellios. Christophe Berra restarts play with the free kick.

73mins

Apostolos Vellios comes on in place of Jermaine Beckford.

71mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adlene Guedioura by Leighton Baines. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jamie O'Hara from right channel, save by Tim Howard.

70mins

Corner taken by Matthew Jarvis from the left by-line, save by Tim Howard.

69mins

The referee blows for offside against Steven Fletcher. Tim Howard takes the free kick.

68mins

Leighton Baines produces a left-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

67mins

Unfair challenge on Leon Osman by Adlene Guedioura results in a free kick. Johnny Heitinga restarts play with the free kick.

67mins

The offside flag is raised against Jermaine Beckford. Wayne Hennessey restarts play with the free kick.

64mins

Victor Anichebe joins the action as a substitute, replacing Magaye Gueye.

63mins

Corner taken left-footed by Jamie O'Hara from the right by-line, Sylvain Distin manages to make a clearance.

63mins

Matthew Jarvis takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Phil Jagielka.

62mins

Inswinging corner taken by Matthew Jarvis from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov.

61mins

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Michael Kightly from the right by-line, Adlene Guedioura takes a shot. Tim Howard makes a save.

61mins

Karl Henry takes a shot. Save by Tim Howard.

60mins

Unfair challenge on Adlene Guedioura by Johnny Heitinga results in a free kick. Karl Henry restarts play with the free kick.

58mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Fletcher by Sylvain Distin. Direct free kick taken by Jamie O'Hara.

55mins

The offside flag is raised against Steven Fletcher. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

54mins

Unfair challenge on George Elokobi by Magaye Gueye results in a free kick. Wayne Hennessey takes the free kick.

52mins

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Matthew Jarvis, clearance by Sylvain Distin.

52mins

Diniyar Bilyaletdinov goes into the referee's book. Diniyar Bilyaletdinov challenges Adlene Guedioura unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jamie O'Hara from right wing.

50mins

Johnny Heitinga gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Fletcher. Strike comes in from Adlene Guedioura from the free kick.

48mins

Adlene Guedioura fouled by Leighton Baines, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jamie O'Hara.

46mins

Michael Kightly comes on in place of Sylvan Ebanks-Blake.

45mins

Diniyar Bilyaletdinov fires in a goal from just outside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Wolverhampton 0-3 Everton.

45mins

Effort from outside the penalty box by Adlene Guedioura goes wide right of the goal.

42mins

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Magaye Gueye, Kevin Foley manages to make a clearance.

42mins

Leighton Baines takes the inswinging corner, Richard Stearman makes a clearance.

41mins

The referee blows for offside. Sylvain Distin takes the free kick.

40mins

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Magaye Gueye, save made by Wayne Hennessey.

40mins

Corner taken by Magaye Gueye, Christophe Berra makes a clearance.

40mins

Magaye Gueye takes a shot. Wayne Hennessey makes a save.

39mins

Phil Neville finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Wolverhampton 0-2 Everton.Assist by Jermaine Beckford.

38mins

Adlene Guedioura gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Leighton Baines. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Leighton Baines.

36mins

Jermaine Beckford has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

36mins

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake takes a shot. Blocked by Leon Osman.

36mins

Corner taken right-footed by Matthew Jarvis from the right by-line to the near post, Leon Osman makes a clearance.

36mins

Jamie O'Hara takes a shot. Sylvain Distin gets a block in.

32mins

Unfair challenge on Leon Osman by George Elokobi results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Leighton Baines.

32mins

The ball is sent over by Leon Osman, Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Save by Wayne Hennessey.

30mins

Unfair challenge on Phil Jagielka by Steven Fletcher results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tim Howard.

29mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Leon Osman on Jamie O'Hara. Direct free kick taken by Jamie O'Hara.

27mins

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Jamie O'Hara, Sylvain Distin manages to make a clearance.

24mins

Foul by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov on Jamie O'Hara, free kick awarded. Wayne Hennessey takes the free kick.

23mins

Adlene Guedioura has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

21mins

Jermaine Beckford grabs a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Wolverhampton 0-1 Everton.Assist on the goal came from Leon Osman.

20mins

Handball decision goes against George Elokobi. Free kick taken by Phil Jagielka.

19mins

Sylvain Distin fouled by Adlene Guedioura, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

16mins

Jermaine Beckford fouled by Richard Stearman, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Leighton Baines from left channel.

14mins

Jermaine Beckford challenges Christophe Berra unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Hennessey.

14mins

The referee blows for offside against Sylvan Ebanks-Blake. Tim Howard takes the free kick.

11mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov on George Elokobi. Direct free kick taken by Christophe Berra.

10mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Fletcher by Sylvain Distin. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jamie O'Hara.

9mins

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Matthew Jarvis, clearance made by Sylvain Distin.

8mins

Handball by Steven Fletcher. Free kick taken by Sylvain Distin.

8mins

Shot from just outside the area by Jamie O'Hara misses to the left of the target.

7mins

Corner taken right-footed by Matthew Jarvis, Steven Fletcher takes a shot. Clearance by Leon Osman.

6mins

Foul by Leon Osman on Karl Henry, free kick awarded. Jamie O'Hara takes the free kick.

4mins

Steven Fletcher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sylvain Distin. Tim Howard restarts play with the free kick.

3mins

Outswinging corner taken by Matthew Jarvis from the right by-line, Effort on goal by Jamie O'Hara from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

3mins

Adlene Guedioura has a volleyed shot. Johnny Heitinga gets a block in.

2mins

Matthew Jarvis takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Leon Osman.

1mins

Unfair challenge on Magaye Gueye by Adlene Guedioura results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

Match Preview

Henry confident of survival Skipper Karl Henry insists there is no panic at Wolves about being in the bottom three with only seven games remaining ahead of the home clash with Everton. Mick McCarthy's side had collected eight points from four games before being beaten 4-1 by Newcastle at St James' Park last weekend. Henry and the other players have watched a re-run of that performance this week but the midfielder remains confident Wolves will avoid the drop. He said: "We watched the video of the Newcastle game and we produced an uncharacteristic performance. "We got punished although we probably weren't as bad as we might have thought. "We would have had to do something special to extend our unbeaten run right through to the end of the season. "But we are ready to crack on again now and have to start another unbeaten run." Henry added: "We're not panicking about anything. I've said all along we will be out of the position we are in when it matters at the end of the season. "We have to go into every game believing we can get something and hopefully pick up enough points to achieve survival sooner rather than later." Wolves face successive home games with Everton and Fulham after the postponement of next weekend's away clash with Stoke, who will be on FA Cup semi-final duty against Bolton. Henry said: "We've had a really good improvement in our results at Molineux this season although our away form has taken a dip. "Everton are an excellent side - but so are we in my eyes and we have to take the game to them." McCarthy is adamant Wolves contain sufficient fire-power to compensate for the loss of striker Kevin Doyle for the remainder of the campaign with a knee injury. He said: "We've got goalscorers, no question. They are proven goalscorers without a doubt and there's goals in us apart from the strikers. "Doyle getting injured isn't what anyone would have wanted, but in Steven Fletcher, Sylvan Ebanks-Blake and Stephen Ward, we've got good cover. "Matt Jarvis, Michael Kightly and Adlene Guedioura also have goals in them." Fletcher is expected to recover from a slight calf problem in time to be in contention to face the Toffees. The postponed game at Stoke will now take place on April 26. Everton's recent form has left manager David Moyes wondering what might have been this season. The Toffees ended February just three points above the Barclays Premier League relegation zone but are now seventh after a five-game unbeaten run. Yet while that has lifted a lot of the gloom to have descended on Goodison Park during a generally disappointing campaign, Moyes is frustrated it did not come earlier. And with a host of injuries decimating an already threadbare squad, the Scot is still not taking anything for granted ahead of a tricky final seven games. Moyes said: "I have said many times we are having a pretty poor season by our standards and we are not feeling great about it - but we are seventh now. "We might not stay there because of the situation we are in and the players we have available. "But a couple more wins and we'd have been saying we were up there. That is easy to say but it is a fact. "We don't think we have done well but we are in a pretty good league position at the moment, albeit the points total could still see us dragged back towards the bottom. "But the points we have got might not be enough yet. "I don't think any manager could tell you exactly what the points total needed might be." Everton will be stretched for the trip to Molineux with Seamus Coleman, Tim Cahill and Jack Rodwell all injury doubts. With Marouane Fellaini and Mikel Arteta also sidelined, Moyes has few options and last week named a seven-man bench with no Premier League experience between them. One piece of good news for Everton has been the nomination of Irish winger Coleman for the Professional Footballers' Association Young Player of the Year award. The 22-year-old, signed from Sligo Rovers for #60,000 two years ago, went on loan to Blackpool last year but has now cemented a place in the Toffees side. Moyes said: "I think it is deserved, especially given where he has come from. "It wasn't long ago he was playing in the Irish league and he has come out and made a big impact. "This is a boy who has come through the hard way, not had the training a lot of other young boys have had coming through club academies. "Seamus' rise - from the level he has come from - it is incredible."

Formation:442Manager: Mick McCarthy

Wolverhampton

Formation: 4411Manager: David Moyes

Everton

  • Wayne Hennessey
  • Kevin Foley
  • Richard Stearman
  • Christophe Berra
  • George Elokobi
  • Adlene Guedioura
  • Karl Henry
  • Jamie O'Hara
  • Matthew Jarvis
  • Sylvan Ebanks-Blake
  • Steven Fletcher
  • SUBS
  • Marcus Hahnemann
  • Jody Craddock
  • Michael Kightly
  • Stephen Ward
  • Adam Hammill
  • Nenad Milijas
  • Michael Mancienne

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Match Report

Three-sy for Toffees Everton maintained their late-season push for a European spot as a 3-0 win increased Wolves' Barclays Premier League relegation fears. Goals from Jermaine Beckford, skipper Phil Neville - his first for three years - and Diniyar Bilyaletdinov effectively ended the game as a contest before the interval. Everton have now taken 14 points from a six-game unbeaten run to keep alive their hopes of breaking into the top six despite a lengthy injury list. But Wolves, beaten 4-1 at Newcastle last weekend, are suddenly looking prime candidates for the drop on the evidence of this performance after a promising opening 20 minutes. The loss of key striker Kevin Doyle through knee ligament damage has had a massive impact on the make-up of the side as he was the ideal player to operate in a 4-5-1 formation. With Wolves Mick McCarthy starting with two upfront, the home side found themselves exposed in midfield without the extra man and their defending also left a lot to be desired. Wolves started purposely and Adlene Guedioura had a shot blocked by Neville on the edge of the box at the expense of a corner. Leon Osman came to Everton's rescue by clearing Steven Fletcher's header off the line from a Matt Jarvis flag-kick after seven minutes. It was against the run of play when Jermaine Beckford put Everton ahead after 21 minutes. John Heitinga found Leon Osman in space out on the right and his cross picked out Beckford, who got in between Christophe Berra and Richard Stearman and in front of Wayne Hennessey to nod home. Wolves tried to respond instantly and Guedioura was only just off target with a curling attempt from 20 yards out. Beckford came close to doubling Everton's lead after 31 minutes. Osman easily shook off the challenge of Berra on the right flank and his cross found the unmarked Beckford. His downward header contained plenty of power but Hennessey was able to adjust and parry the shot away to his left. A dipping attempt from Jamie O'Hara was deflected just wide and Sylvan Ebanks-Blake had a shot blocked from close range from a Jarvis centre. But after 38 minutes Neville doubled Everton's lead. Hennessey, at full stretch, managed to keep out a misdirected header by George Elokobi from Leighton Baines' corner. But the ball landed at the feet of Neville on the edge of the Wolves box and his rising shot flew past Hennessey into the roof of the net. On the stroke of half-time Diniyar Bilyaletdinov made it 3-0. The ball broke to him just inside the Wolves half and his 25-yard drive flew past the despairing dive of Hennessey. McCarthy made a half-time substitution with Michael Kightly replacing Ebanks-Blake, who had sustained a hamstring injury. Bilyaletdinov became the first player to be yellow-carded after 51 minutes for bringing down Guedioura. The home side saw plenty of the ball in the the second period. Skipper Karl Henry gave the home fans something to cheer as his powerful drive was turned aside by Tim Howard. The Everton keeper then parried a Guedioura header from a Jarvis centre. In a rare second-half Everton attack, Berra blocked an effort from Osman. Substitute Victor Anichebe had a shot deflected just wide of the post with Hennessey wrong-footed. Bilyaletdinov should have made it 4-0 but shot over from close range after George Elokobi mis-kicked.

Form Guide

    LDWDWL
  • Wolverhampton
  • VS
  • Everton
  • LWWDWD

Last Meetings

  • Everton
  • 1 - 1
  • Wolverhampton
  • 21/08/2010
  • Wolverhampton
  • 0 - 0
  • Everton
  • 27/03/2010
  • Everton
  • 1 - 1
  • Wolverhampton
  • 17/10/2009
  • Wolverhampton
  • 2 - 1
  • Everton
  • 01/05/2004
  • Everton
  • 2 - 0
  • Wolverhampton
  • 22/11/2003
  • Everton
  • 2 - 0
  • Wolverhampton
  • 23/04/1984

Top Scorers

Wolverhampton

  • S Ebanks-Blake 7
  • S Fletcher 5
  • M Jarvis 4
  • K Doyle 3
  • S Hunt 2
  • N Milijas 2
  • J O'Hara 2
  • K Foley 2
  • R Zubar 1
  • D Jones 1
  • D Edwards 1
  • S Ward 1
  • G Elokobi 1

Everton

  • T Cahill 9
  • L Saha 7
  • J Beckford 6
  • S Coleman 4
  • M Arteta 3
  • L Osman 2
  • L Baines 2
  • P Jagielka 1
  • S Distin 1
  • J Heitinga 1
  • D Bilyaletdinov 1
  • M Fellaini 1

Goals

Wolverhampton

    • Total goals 89
    • Goals per game 36
  • 5 (For) 5 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) 6 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 6 (For) 3 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 4 (For) 10 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 3 (For) 3 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 7 (For) 12 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Everton

    • Total goals 95
    • Goals per game 42
  • 4 (For) 3 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) 6 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 8 (For) 2 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 8 (For) 7 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) Period 51-60 mins
  • 1 (For) 10 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 4 (For) 5 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 10 (For) 2 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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