Tom Davies (Everton) fouls an opponent. At least that's what referee Anthony Taylor signals.
One of the defenders is in the right place at the right time and makes a vital stop to deny a close-range header from Olivier Giroud (Chelsea).
N'Golo Kante (Chelsea) produces a dangerous low pass into the penalty area, but the defence manage to cut it out. Good work from Chelsea as they win a corner.
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Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton) was too fierce in his attempt to get the ball from his opponent and Anthony Taylor blows for a foul.
The fourth official shows 5 min. of added time.
The game is interrupted, a clear handball by Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea). That's a free kick to Everton.
Callum Hudson-Odoi (Chelsea) fails to find a teammate across the pitch with a long ball.
Richarlison (Everton) slaloms his way past challenges, but an opposing player does well to get the ball away.
The substitution has been made. Tom Davies (Everton) has replaced Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Seamus Coleman (Everton) was standing in a clear offside position, making it an easy call for the linesman.
Eden Hazard (Chelsea) takes the corner but it's cleared.
Great solo effort by Callum Hudson-Odoi (Chelsea) as he beats two defenders before firing in a drive from just outside of the box towards the roof of the net. The goalkeeper is ready and makes an amazing save. The ball goes behind for a corner. Chelsea will have an opportunity to threaten the opposition's goal.
A defence-splitting pass is taken in his stride by Theo Walcott (Everton) in the box. Without even looking up he drills a shot towards the right side of the goal, but Kepa Arrizabalaga pulls off a brilliant save.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Theo Walcott (Everton) replaces Bernard.
Eden Hazard (Chelsea) gets on the end of a pass and takes a shot from the edge of the box, but it's blocked by one of the defending players.
Wow, what an escape. Richarlison (Everton) has an effort from inside the box but it's brilliantly blocked.
Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) slides a pass forward, but one of the defenders cuts it out.
The referee signals that it is time for a substitution and Callum Hudson-Odoi (Chelsea) comes onto the pitch so that Jorginho can be given a rest.
Goal 2:0! Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton) taps home from close range after the rebound fell kindly into his path.
Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton) fails to score from the penalty!
Gylfi Sigurdsson (Everton) is going to take the penalty!
Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) was trying to get to the ball but clattered into the legs of the opponent as well. Anthony Taylor blows his whistle for an infringement. Penalty awarded! Everton will take a penalty kick.
Idrissa Gueye (Everton) gets to the rebound just outside the box, but his attempt is blocked by one of the defending players.
It's time for a substitution. Morgan Schneiderlin (Everton) comes on in place of Andre Gomes.
Maurizio Sarri has decided to substitute Ross Barkley and he is replaced by Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea).
Here comes a substitution. Gonzalo Higuain is given a rest as he is replaced by Olivier Giroud (Chelsea).
Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) sends a long ball across the pitch, but it misses its target. The ball is out of play. Everton will have a throw-in.
Antonio Rudiger (Chelsea) is yellow-carded for breaking the rules of the game.
Jordan Pickford receives ovations from the crowd. He manages to block a first-time effort from Gonzalo Higuain (Chelsea), whose strike from the edge of the box was headed for the bottom right corner. The ball goes out of play and Everton will have a goal kick.
The referee has issued a yellow card to Andre Gomes (Everton).
Everton didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
A pass by Pedro (Chelsea) ends up in no man's land, and the attacking effort comes to an end.
Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) latches onto a long ball into the box and unleashes a fine volley at goal, but flashes the effort just wide of the left post. That would have been a great goal! The ball goes out of play and Everton will have a goal kick.
Eden Hazard (Chelsea) found some space to dink a cross from the side into the box, but it needed to be more precise to threaten the opposition.
What a finish by Richarlison (Everton)! He rises high to get to a rebound and produces a long-range header from inside the box which goes into the roof of the net. The goalkeeper was unable to stop the ball from hitting the net.
The linesman points to the corner flag, Everton are going to take it.
Bernard (Everton) delivers a fine lofted cross into the penalty area, but it's cleared by an opposing player.
Yerry Mina (Everton) produces a towering header after the corner kick. He could have scored, but one of his own teammates gets in the way of the ball and unintentionally changes its direction. The score doesn't change.
Everton have a corner.
Andre Gomes (Everton) hits a volley towards goal from the edge of the penalty box, but the goalkeeper denies his promising shot by diving and punching the ball clear. Top class save.
The referee blows his whistle to signal the start of the second half.
The first half of today's match has just finished.
Bernard (Everton) fizzes over a cross which doesn't cause any problems.
3 additional min. will be played.
Flag goes up against Pedro (Chelsea) and the referee blows his whistle for offside.me>>. The referee blows his whistle for offside.
Pedro (Chelsea) evades challenges and shoots from the edge of the box. It's a good effort, but flies just wide of the right post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Everton.
Ross Barkley (Chelsea) fails to produce a decent enough free kick for a player of his ability and the only target that he finds is the wall of defenders in front of him.
Anthony Taylor blows his whistle after Richarlison (Everton) brings one of his opponents down with a strong tackle. Chelsea win a free kick. It's a promising situation for a direct shot.
Gonzalo Higuain (Chelsea) plays a through ball but overhits it.
N'Golo Kante (Chelsea) was all set to receive a beautiful pass into a promising position. However, one of the defenders makes a timely clearance.
Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton) finds himself some space around the penalty spot to connect with a fine free kick. His header is slightly mistimed and sails inches over the bar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Chelsea.
The foul by Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) is worthy of a card and a yellow is duly shown by Anthony Taylor.
Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) did his best to latch on to a crossfield pass, but it was too long and it goes out of play.
Gonzalo Higuain (Chelsea) watches the ball all the way and fires a first-time shot goalwards from inside the box, but the effort flies just over the bar. The ball goes out of play and Everton will have a goal kick.
A cross into the box from Pedro (Chelsea) is cleared.
Pedro (Chelsea) darts into the box and immediately fires a first-time effort that ends well wide of the right post. The ball goes out of play and Everton will have a goal kick.
Chelsea have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Andre Gomes (Everton) pulls the jersey of one of the opposition players and Anthony Taylor blows his whistle for a foul.
Andre Gomes (Everton) beats a couple of players and hammers in a low shot from mid-range towards the middle of the goal. The keeper is caught unaware but still pulls off a great save to deny the effort.
Lucas Digne (Everton) escapes without any punishment from the referee after using excessive force to foul his opponent.
Ross Barkley (Chelsea) picks up a pass and tries his luck from mid-range towards the middle of the goal, but Jordan Pickford is equal to it and makes an easy save.
Andre Gomes (Everton) tackles a bit over-zealously and Anthony Taylor blows for a foul.
Andre Gomes (Everton) holds his opponent to prevent him from getting the ball and the referee blows for a foul after seeing the whole situation. Chelsea are awarded a free kick. Let's see what they create from this.
Another attempt to send the ball beyond the defence by Idrissa Gueye (Everton) is thwarted and cleared to safety.
Jorginho (Chelsea) attempts to score with a first-time shot from the edge of the box. His low effort towards the middle of the goal is saved by Jordan Pickford.
Ross Barkley (Chelsea) found some space to play in a lofted pass, but he looks disappointed as none of his teammates managed to connect with it.
An accurate pass to the edge of the box is well taken by Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), whose instinctive shot towards goal flashes inches over the top. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Chelsea.
N'Golo Kante (Chelsea) is flagged for offside.
Eden Hazard (Chelsea) whips in the resulting set piece but it's cleared.
Anthony Taylor blows his whistle after Andre Gomes (Everton) kicks an opponent's legs instead of the ball. Chelsea earn a free kick which could lead to a goal-scoring opportunity.
Idrissa Gueye (Everton) seems to be alright and is okay to carry on.
Idrissa Gueye (Everton) is clearly asking for some medical attention with his painful gestures. The extent of his injury is yet to be discovered.
The cross fools the defence and leaves Gonzalo Higuain (Chelsea) with an easy chance inside the box, but he mistimes his shot and sends it just wide of the left post.
What a great touch by Eden Hazard (Chelsea)! He picks up a precise pass on the edge of the box and immediately unleashes a shot on goal. His effort, however, only rattles the right post. What an unlucky moment for him.
The corner from Eden Hazard (Chelsea) is intercepted by the defence.
Eden Hazard (Chelsea) goes on a weaving run through the defence and gets within shooting range inside the box, but his effort to the bottom left corner is thwarted by Jordan Pickford. The referee signals a corner kick to Chelsea.
Dangerous play by Gonzalo Higuain (Chelsea). Anthony Taylor blows his whistle for a foul.
The game is interrupted. Antonio Rudiger (Chelsea) has violated the rules in the battle for the ball. No protests or gestures are being made as he is quite aware of what he did.
The first half has started.
The players are on the pitch and Everton will have the kick-off.
Anthony Taylor will supervise the game today.
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