Everton blew out West Brom 3- 0 today. The Toffees widened the gap between them and the Baggies to seven points while inching closer to idle Man U. The Red Devils have 49 points. Everton stands at 47. Man U has two matches in hand.
Rounding out the rest of today’s play.
Bournemouth edged West Ham 3-2.
The Cherries are in 14th place with 30 points
Hull City defeated Swansea City 2-1. The win gives the Potters some hope of escaping the voce vai zone. Eighteenth place Hull City has 24 points. Seventeenth place Crystal Palace has 25 points. The Eagles were idle this weekend due to FA Cup.
Swansea City sits in 16th place with 27 points.
EPL Match Summary Everton-West Brom: “Romelu Lukaku moved level with Harry Kane at the top of the Premier League goalscoring chart after scoring in Everton’s 3-0 home win over West Bromwich Albion.
Kevin Mirallas broke the deadlock in the 39th minute, pouncing after West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster saved Ross Barkley’s low effort.
Lukaku then slipped the ball through to Morgan Schneiderlin, who doubled the Toffees’ lead just before the interval, before netting the third on 82 minutes, heading in from Barkley’s cross for his 19th goal of the PL season.
Everton remain seventh but have moved seven points clear of eighth-placed West Brom, and two behind Manchester United.”