- Cherries grab 2nd win of season
- Stanislas scores screamer
- Everton lose first PL game of season
- Wilshere hit crossbar
Bournemouth beat Everton 1-0 at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday as the Cherries secured their second win of the season.
Junior Stanislas scored the only goal of the game midway through the first half and it was one to remember with a wonderful drive from distance. Everton rarely threatened as Ronald Koeman suffered his first Premier League defeat as Toffees boss.
With the deserved win Bournemouth move on to seven points for the season, while Everton remain on 13.
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Soon the Cherries were ahead as Stanislas struck a shot from 25 yards out which flew into the net to put the home side ahead. 1-0 to Bournemouth.
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In the second half Everton pushed hard for an equalizer as Barkley headed just wide from Seamus Coleman‘s cross.
Substitute Gerard Deulofeu then whipped in a dangerous ball but Artur Boruc saved well as the Cherries battened down the hatches for the final minutes of the game but looked dangerous on the break.
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Despite Everton throwing everything they had at Bournemouth, the Cherries held on for the win and inflicted Koeman’s first defeat as Everton boss in the PL.