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Highlights Leicester City 1-2 Everton October 6 2018

Gylfi Sigurdsson’s wonder goal earned Everton their first Premier League away win of the season as they outclassed Leicester City 2-1 at King Power Stadium.

Everton took the lead with a seventh-minute goal made in Brazil. on his first start of the season, Bernard sent over a cross that was blocked into the path of Richarlison, who scored his fourth goal of the season.

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Richarlison (right) put Everton ahead on seven minutes after starting up front for the Toffees on Saturday afternoon

Leicester levelled on the breakaway on 40 minutes as Kelechi Iheanacho collected a clearance from an Everton corner, to a solo effort from Ricardo Pereira on the counter-attack, and then the Portuguese drilled a shot past Jordan Pickford.

The Foxes were reduced to 10 men when their Captain Wes Morgan received a second yellow card for a foul on Richarlison on 65 minutes and Sigurdsson took full advantage 13 minutes from time.

The Iceland international turned James Maddison with great skill before sending a dipping 25-yard shot past Schmeichel for his 50th Premier League goal. Everton move up to 11th place, level on 12 points with 10th-placed Leicester City the two differentiated by goal difference.

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