May 19, 2022 at 5:43 p.m. EDT
That’s all for tonight
Thank you for joining us on what turned out to be a night that will long be remembered by Everton fans. Athleticism will bring you live coverage on the last day of the season on Sunday, so be sure to join us for that as well.
May 19, 2022 at 5:38 p.m. EDT
Everton fans on their survival in the Premier League
Survival. Everton realized that after tonight’s win.
Before the match, Athleticism spoke to a cross section of different Blues – from the wife of a legend, a new mum, a nonagenarian and one of those behind the uplifting scenes before games recently – to prepare a tapestry of messages that underline what staying in the Premier League would mean.
Everton fans on surviving the Premier League: ‘It’s our life. We can’t fail’
May 19, 2022 at 5:14 p.m. EDT
Burnley held a draw
Meanwhile, Everton’s relegation rivals Burnley enter the final game of the season with their fate still in play after being held 1-1 by Aston Villa.
Burnley took the lead at half-time through Ashley Barnes’ penalty before Emiliano Buendia equalized for the hosts three minutes after the break.
May 19, 2022 at 5:09 p.m. EDT
Everton fans take to the pitch
Look what survival means to them!
May 19, 2022 at 4:55 p.m. EDT
FULL TIME: Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
Thomas Tuchel’s disappointment is clear on the full-time whistle as his side are held to a home draw despite 20 shots. First-half goals from James Maddison and Marcos Alonso ensure the spoils are shared.
May 19, 2022 at 4:51 p.m. EDT
It takes little time to get there
90+1′ – Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
Energy was sucked out of the game as Chelsea continue to dominate possession without really getting behind. We are almost there…
May 19, 2022 at 4:45 p.m. EDT
Jorginho enters the book
85′ Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
The Chelsea midfielder is cautioned for a cynical foul on the left flank, but Leicester can’t capitalize on the resulting free kick which is safely cleared.
May 19, 2022 at 4:45 p.m. EDT
FULL TIME: Everton 3-2 Crystal Palace
What a comeback and what a victory for Frank Lampard’s team. They completed the breakout after coming from 2-0 up thanks to goals from Keane, Richarlison and Calvert-Lewin. A massive height invasion ensues.
May 19, 2022 at 4:39 p.m. EDT
Seven minutes added
90′ – Everton 3-2 Crystal Palace
Seven minutes of additional time to follow. Goodison bounces back. Can Everton hold out?
May 19, 2022 at 4:35 p.m. EDT
GOAL – Everton take the lead
85′ – Everton 3-2 Crystal Palace
INCREDIBLE, they completed the comeback as Gray’s free-kick was met by a superb diving header from Calvert-Lewin.
The restart could be delayed as hundreds of fans enter the field. Vieira is furious.
I’ve never seen Goodison like this. just amazing
—Patrick Boyland (@Paddy_Boyland) May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. EDT
71′ – Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
Chelsea are increasing the pressure. Alonso’s deep cross goes to James, whose powerful effort is well held by Schmeichel.
May 19, 2022 at 4:28 p.m. EDT
Change to the Palace
81′ – Everton 2-2 Crystal Palace
Patrick Vieira rolls the dice in search of a winner as Benteke replaces Mateta.
May 19, 2022 at 4:26 p.m. EDT
GOAL – Richarlison equalizes for Everton
76′ – Everton 2-2 Crystal Palace
Goodison burst! Palace fail to clear their lines after blocking Dele’s shot and Richarlison is quick to the ball as he hooks it past Butland via deflection.
May 19, 2022 at 4:21 p.m. EDT
Big miss by Pulisic
62′ – Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
What a lack. James slips into Lukaku, who finds Pulisic unmarked with a low cross. But the American striker somehow manages to extend his effort.
May 19, 2022 at 4:20 p.m. EDT
72′ – Everton 1-2 Crystal Palace
The hosts turn up the heat in search of an equaliser. Mykolenko’s cross from deep is led by Calvert-Lewin…
May 19, 2022 at 4:15 p.m. EDT
Iheanacho the sky
55′ – Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
Leicester grew up in this game and they look dangerous on the counter. Iheanacho collects the ball from some distance before firing a shot that goes well over the bar. This is Leicester’s second attempt of the game…
May 19, 2022 at 4:08 p.m. EDT
Change for Everton
61′ – Everton 1-2 Crystal Palace
Another change for the hosts as Gordon makes way for Gray.
May 19, 2022 at 4:05 p.m. EDT
Back in progress at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea 1-1 Leicester
Can the hosts charge for their dominance in this half?
May 19, 2022 at 4:03 p.m. EDT
GOAL – Everton recover one
55′ – Everton 1-2 Crystal Palace
Game on! Mykolenko’s free-kick heads for Keane, who takes one touch to control the ball and another to drive it home.