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It was only Everton’s third top-flight win since September, but it now has a three-point gap to 18th-place Watford with two matches in hand.
Africa Cup of Nations 2021 qualifiers: Nigeria's Alex Iwobi cleared to play against Lesotho after testing COVID-19 negative
Iwobi missed the qualifier in Benin on Saturday after apparently testing positive for COVID-19.
Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers 2021: Everton's Alex Iwobi quits Nigeria camp after positive COVID-19 test
Everton forward Iwobi tested positive before Saturday's 1-0 away win over Benin, and travelled back to Nigeria with the rest of the squad on Sunday.
Premier League: Liverpool set new Anfield record with win over Leicester; 10-man Arsenal hold Leeds United
Liverpool have now set a new club record of 64 unbeaten league games at Anfield.
Premier League: Everton boss Marco Silva says players can't hide from dismal results, demands strong character from team
Everton face a critical run of fixtures ahead of next month’s international break, including a home league match against reigning champions Manchester City.
English League Cup: Alex Iwobi scores first Everton goal to fire Toffees into third round, Burnley knocked out
Everton trailed Lincoln and were 2-2 before Alex Iwobi scored in the 81st minute to nod them ahead. Richarlison scored late on to send Marco Silva's men into round three.
Premier League: Arsenal manager Unai Emery says more players could leave club before conclusion of European transfer window
Manager Unai Emery says Arsenal can challenge for a top-four place in the Premier League despite admitting more players could leave before the European transfer deadlines.
After Kurt Zouma’s return to Chelsea following a season-long loan deal, Everton have only Yerry Mina, Michael Keane and Mason Holgate as their main centre back options.
With Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea struggling, the 2018-19 Premier League season presents Everton, Wolves and Leicester a chance to break into top-six.
Arsenal Season Preview: Point kaizen will be key to success in Unai Emery's second season at the helm
While qualifying for the Champions League and winning a trophy — Europa League or the FA Cup — will demonstrate progress, it is hard to see the club making inroads into the Premier League top-three with Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur likely to on top of their respective games
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo announced on Saturday his retirement from international football after winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Odion Ighalo scores twice as Nigeria win five-goal thriller against Cameroon to reach quarter-finals
Nigeria's Odion Ighalo joined Senegal star Sadio Mane on a tournament-leading three goals and he played a key role in Iwobi's decisive strike on 66 minutes.
Europa League: Rennes stun 10-man Arsenal as Chelsea, Napoli secure comfortable victories in Round of 16
Chelsea and Napoli closed in on the Europa League quarter-finals, but Arsenal face a major battle to reach the last eight after a 3-1 defeat away to Rennes on Thursday.
FA Cup: Blackpool fan stages protest against club owners on Arsenal's team bus roof before third-round tie
Arsenal’s team bus was briefly delayed on the way to their 3-0 FA Cup third round win at Blackpool on Saturday after a home fan climbed onto its roof in protest at the Lancashire seaside club’s owners.
Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal get back on track with comfortable wins; Leicester City edge past Everton
Harry Kane got himself into the record books again as Tottenham Hotspur started 2019 in style outclassing Cardiff City to prevail 3-0 on Tuesday.
Arsenal have won only once in their last four games in all competitions, a frustrating sequence that started when their 22-match unbeaten run ended at Southampton.
Premier League: Arsenal ride on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's brace to see off Burnley, return to winning ways
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal returned to winning ways with a 3-1 victory against Burnley on Saturday as Mesut Ozil was restored to the starting line-up as captain.
Carabao Cup: Dele Alli shines as Tottenham beat London rivals Arsenal in feisty clash; Chelsea edge past Bournemouth
Mauricio Pochettino called for Arsenal to take "responsibility" after Tottenham star Dele Alli was hit by a bottle thrown from the crowd during his side's 2-0 League Cup quarter-final win on Wednesday.
Premier League joint top-scorers Mohamed Salah, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang named in CAF Player of the Year award shortlist
Salah and 2015 African Player of the Year Aubameyang are among five nominees from England's top flight, with Manchester City winger Algerian winger Riyad Mahrez, who won the award in 2016 after helping Leicester City to a historic Premier League title, joining them.