Premier League Results: Score, Match Analysis and Highlights from the Fixture between Everton vs Reading on Saturday, March 02, 2013. Includes Video Highlights for U.S. viewers (as available).
Result: Everton 3 – 1 Reading
Location: Goodison Park – Everton
|Everton – 3||Reading – 1|
|Marouane Fellaini 42’||Hal Robson-Kanu 84’|
|Steven Pienaar 59’|
|Kevin Mirallas 66’|
Yet another Marouane Fellaini header gave Everton the lead heading into the second half. It was a great cross in by Seamus Coleman to get the goal on a quick counter.
In the second half Steven Pienaar doubled Everton’s lead with a fantastic solo effort dribbling half the pitch and shooting from the top of the box. Kevin Mirallas made it 3-0 in the 66th minute before Reading got a goal back in the 84th.
Reading did manage to get some good efforts with 5 of their 14 shots on goal, but Everton was the more dominant team getting 11 of 21 shots on goal. Everton’s win keeps them within touching distance of Arsenal. They sit in 6th place on 45 points while Arsenal, set to play on Sunday, are in 5th on 47 points.
Mirallas gives Everton a 3-0 lead:
Robson-Kanu gets a goal back: