Stats Pack: Strong performance in third-period earns win for Everton against Burnley


After a goalless first half, Everton took the lead in the second in the Premier League game against the Burnley. The away side couldn’t find a way back and Monday’s game finished 3-1 for Everton.

The first half was goalless, but straight after half-time, Ben Mee made his mark as he found the net, with an assist by Johann Gudmundsson, to give Burnley the lead.

With 30 minutes on the clock, Everton’s Michael Keane scored with an assist by Andros Townsend, and equalised.

The team took the lead just five minutes later when Andros Townsend scored, with an assist by Abdoulaye Doucoure.

Demarai Gray one minut later, with an assist by Abdoulaye Doucoure, ensuring Everton increased the lead to 3-1.

The game was the fourth in a row without a win for Burnley.

Burnley have had a poor start and have only one point from their first four games. Everton are on 10 points.

The last match between the teams ended in a 2-1 away win for Burnley in March 2021.

Everton are unbeaten at home, after one game.

Everton have scored 10 goals. They have scored six goals at home. They’ve conceded 4 goals in total.

Burnley have scored 3 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 3 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.

Everton have opened the score in 2 of their 3 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 50 percent when scoring the first goal. Burnley have scored 50 percent of their goals in the first 45 minutes, with an even (1–1) goal difference.

In the next games in the Premier League, Everton will play Aston Villa (away) on 17 September 2021, Norwich City (home) on 24 September 2021 and Manchester United (away) on 01 October 2021. Burnley play Arsenal (home) on 17 September 2021, Leicester (away) on 24 September 2021 and Norwich City (home) on 01 October 2021.