Richarlison at the double for Everton to snatch late win over Wolves

01 September 2019 03:24
Marco Silva was tempted on to the pitch at full-time to congratulate his Everton team on a sixth consecutive home win but one man in particular was the target of the manager’s victory stroll. Richarlison, battered, bruised but triumphant, was greeted with a deserved embrace by the Everton manager after increasing Wolves’ exhaustion at Goodison Park.The Brazil international scored two fine goals to leave Nuno Espírito Santo’s team without a Premier League win, the second a superb match-winning header just as it seemed the visitors had salvaged a hard-fought point. Flawless in Europe but winless in the Premier League, Wolves looked shattered at the end of a pulsating contest that stretched not only their resources but their defensive limits. Richarlison was chiefly responsible for their unease, taking a battering down the right – resulting in Willy Boly’s late dismissal – and responding with punishment of his own. Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian