The Sunday match between Fulham and Everton rekindled hopes of Fulham that were heading for relegation. The Cottagers beat The Blues with 2-0 and ended their hunt for victory after 12-game Premier League run.
What is the result of the match?
Fulham scored 2 goals while Everton scored none in the game. With this win, The Cottagers are now on 18th number with 18 points from 23 games. And they’re only seven numbers behind Newcastle United that are on 17th position. But Everton have to content with the 7th position they achieved with 37 points from 22 games.
The Sunday defeat at Goodison Park was the third-home defeat in four-matches for Everton as they continued their poor performance in the league. But The Cottagers opened their winning score after 22 successive defeats.
Who scored maximum goals from Fulham?
It was Josh Maja that scored both the goals for The Cottagers. The first goal came in the 48th minute when Maja steered Ola Aina’s fizzing low cross into the goal post. Another goal came in 65th minute when Maja tapped in a rebound of Harrison Reed’s hit by popping up in front of the goalkeeper Robin Olsen. Currently Maja is on loan from French side Bordeaux.
What did Fulham’s manager Scott Parker say about the win?
The Sunday win bolstered Parker’s confidence in his team but he seemed more worried about the upcoming games against Burnley away and Sheffield United. He said that played many games and agreed that needed winning all those games.