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Women's Super League: Everton v Brighton & Hove Albion

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Watch highlights as Everton run out 2-0 winners against Brighton in the WSL

Everton ended a run of back-to-back losses as they struck twice inside 10 second-half minutes in Southport to deservedly beat Brighton Women.

Chloe Kelly hit her fourth goal in five Womens Super League games as she stuck out a right foot to net on 57 minutes.

Esme Morgan then headed in from a 67th-minute corner for her first goal since arriving on loan from Manchester City.

Brighton are now second bottom on two points, still searching for their first league victory of the season.

Line-ups

Everton Women

  • 23Korpela
  • 14Morgan
  • 5van Es
  • 6George
  • 3Turner
  • 21ClemaronBooked at 25minsSubstituted forStringerat 58'minutes
  • 17Graham
  • 10Magill
  • 8KaagmanSubstituted forPikeat 90+3'minutes
  • 11Kelly
  • 16CainSubstituted forBoye-Hlorkahat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Levell
  • 2Hinds
  • 7Boye-Hlorkah
  • 9Hughes
  • 13Stringer
  • 15Pike
  • 20Finnigan

Brighton Women

  • 1Walsh
  • 12Lundorf SkovsenSubstituted forUmotongat 72'minutes
  • 14Kerkdijk
  • 20Williams
  • 3Gibbons
  • 4BowmanBooked at 80mins
  • 21Le Tissier
  • 16Brazil
  • 27Le Garrec
  • 7Whelan
  • 15Green

Substitutes

  • 2Roe
  • 8Barton
  • 9Umotong
  • 10Natkiel
  • 11Nildén
  • 13Harris
  • 19Simpkins
Referee:
Jane Simms
Attendance:
331

Match Stats

Home TeamEverton WomenAway TeamBrighton Women
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home13
Away15
Shots on Target
Home4
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away3
Fouls
Home8
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Everton Ladies 2, Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Everton Ladies 2, Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Everton Ladies. Molly Pike replaces Inessa Kaagman.

Offside, Everton Ladies. Kika van Es tries a through ball, but Inessa Kaagman is caught offside.

Offside, Brighton and Hove Albion Women. Léa Le Garrec tries a through ball, but Kayleigh Green is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Kayleigh Green (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Danielle Bowman with a cross.

Attempt missed. Ini-Abasi Umotong (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Maya Le Tissier with a headed pass.

Attempt missed. Chantelle Boye-Hlorkah (Everton Ladies) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Danielle Turner.

Attempt missed. Léa Le Garrec (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Ellie Brazil.

Simone Magill (Everton Ladies) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Felicity Gibbons (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Attempt saved. Ellie Brazil (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Booking

Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Chloe Kelly (Everton Ladies) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Attempt missed. Ini-Abasi Umotong (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) header from the right side of the six yard box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Léa Le Garrec with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion Women. Conceded by Kika van Es.

Léa Le Garrec (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box. Assisted by Kayleigh Green.

Simone Magill (Everton Ladies) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Foul by Inessa Kaagman (Everton Ladies).

Felicity Gibbons (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Everton Ladies. Conceded by Felicity Gibbons.

Substitution

Substitution, Everton Ladies. Chantelle Boye-Hlorkah replaces Hannah Cain.

Substitution

Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion Women. Ini-Abasi Umotong replaces Matilde Lundorf Skovsen.

Goal!

Goal! Everton Ladies 2, Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0. Esme Morgan (Everton Ladies) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Inessa Kaagman with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Everton Ladies. Conceded by Danique Kerkdijk.

Attempt blocked. Inessa Kaagman (Everton Ladies) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lucy Graham.

Inessa Kaagman (Everton Ladies) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kayleigh Green (Brighton and Hove Albion Women).

Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion Women. Conceded by Esme Morgan.

Attempt missed. Kayleigh Green (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Léa Le Garrec with a cross following a set piece situation.

Foul by Inessa Kaagman (Everton Ladies).

Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Everton Ladies. Abbey-Leigh Stringer replaces Maéva Clemaron.

Goal!

Goal! Everton Ladies 1, Brighton and Hove Albion Women 0. Chloe Kelly (Everton Ladies) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Hannah Cain.

Attempt saved. Danielle Bowman (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from more than 40 yards on the left wing is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Felicity Gibbons with a headed pass.

Attempt missed. Matilde Lundorf Skovsen (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is high and wide to the right.

Attempt blocked. Ellie Brazil (Brighton and Hove Albion Women) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Danielle Bowman.

Foul by Chloe Kelly (Everton Ladies).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Chelsea Women5410113813
2Arsenal Women540193612
3Man City Women540171612
4Man Utd Women53027259
5Everton Women53027439
6Tottenham Women53025509
7West Ham Women520368-26
8Reading Women420246-26
9B'ham City Women410325-33
10Bristol City Women502329-72
11Brighton Women5023210-82
12Liverpool Women501417-61
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