Everton v Tottenham Premier League Scores and Video Highlights
Premier League Scores: Result, Match Analysis and Highlights from the Match Day 16 EPL Fixture between Everton vs Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, December 09, 2012. Includes Video Highlights for U.S. viewers (as available).
Result: Everton 2 – 1 Tottenham Hotspur
Location: Goodison Park – Everton
|Everton – 2||Tottenham – 1|
|Steven Pienaar (90’)||Clint Dempsey (76’)|
|Nikica Jelavic (90’+2’)|
The match itself was fairly even from both sides. Possession was close to 50/50, although Everton had their typical high shot count (20 with only 4 on target). The American Clint Dempsey opened the scoring for Spurs in the 76th minute, his first for Tottenham. The match then ended in highly dramatic fashion with 2 goals for the home side, Everton, in stoppage time.
The win for Everton moves them up into fourth place, level on points with Tottenham (both with 26 points) but ahead on goal difference (+7 for the Toffees compared to +4).
Nikica Jelavic stoppage time winner: