Bournemouth 4-1 Everton: Cherries cruise into Carabao Cup fourth spherical

Asmir Begovic was crushed by an enormous deflection for Bournemouth’s opener

Bournemouth thrashed Everton in a gathering of much-changed Premier League sides within the Carabao Cup third spherical.

Frank Lampard made 11 adjustments, and his aspect misplaced to a Bournemouth group with 9 alterations from the weekend.

Gary O’Neil’s aspect led through Jamal Lowe’s deflected shot, and Junior Stanislas completed following a defensive error.

Substitute Demarai Grey pulled one again for Everton, earlier than Emiliano Marcondes and Jaidon Anthony secured Bournemouth’s passage.

Lampard loses in reserves gamble

O’Neil and Lampard made wholesale adjustments with the ultimate spherical of Premier League video games earlier than the 2022 World Cup arising this weekend.

Solely goalkeeper Mark Travers and central defender Chris Mepham stored their locations for the hosts from their unbelievable 4-3 loss at Leeds United on Saturday.

Lampard went even additional, fully switching his beginning XI from Saturday’s defeat by Leicester, together with giving a primary Everton begin for summer season signing James Garner.

It was the new-look Cherries who tailored faster, main after seven minutes when Lowe’s effort struck Nathan Patterson and looped into the web with keeper Asmir Begovic stranded.

Everton had the higher of the first-half probabilities thereafter – contained in the opening 16 minutes, Tom Davies blasted a one-on-one over, Travers saved properly from Garner and Anthony Gordon misdirected a header over the bar from six yards.

Gordon then ought to have been despatched off for a two-footed lunge on Jordan Zemura shortly earlier than half-time, however as a substitute bought away together with his seventh reserving in 14 video games this season and may be grateful for the shortage of VAR in EFL Cup matches.

Everton’s supporters voiced their displeasure at Lampard all through the sport for his choice to make so many adjustments, upset on the likelihood of a primary main trophy since 1995 being given up.

O’Neil returns to successful methods

Having gone unbeaten in his first six video games as interim Bournemouth boss following the sacking of Scott Parker, O’Neil has overseen defeats in every of his previous 4 matches.

Nevertheless, a cup run will do his probabilities of a everlasting appointment no hurt – though Everton had taken their probabilities it might have been a really totally different story.

As a substitute, Everton gifted Bournemouth captain Stanislas a aim in 47 minutes. Mason Holgate slipped as Begovic handed to him, permitting Ryan Christie to steal it.

He squared to Lowe whose shot was blocked by Begovic, nonetheless it rebounded to Stanislas to tuck away with masking defender Michael Keane gradual to reply.

Lampard threw on Alex Iwobi, Dwight McNeil and Grey to attempt to rescue the match, and the latter did make an impression on 67 minutes by curling the ball previous Travers to make it 2-1.

Bournemouth gave away two-goal leads of their previous two Premier League matches, however on this event they took their probabilities to safe a snug win.

Marcondes slotted from shut vary earlier than Anthony completed low after Patterson gave the ball away, to additional enhance O’Neil’s probabilities of retaining the Vitality Stadium supervisor’s job on a full-time foundation.

Line-ups

Bournemouth

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Travers
  • 17Stacey
  • 3stephensBooked at 85mins
  • 6Mepham
  • 33ZemuraSubstituted forfredericksat 65′minutes
  • 14RothwellSubstituted forDembeleat 75′minutes
  • 22pearsonBooked at 84mins
  • 32anthonyBooked at 73mins
  • 19StanislasSubstituted forMarcondesat 66′minutes
  • 10christieSubstituted forsadiat 88′minutes
  • 18LoweSubstituted forHillat 88′minutes

substitutes

  • twofredericks
  • 4L Cook dinner
  • elevenMarcondes
  • 16Tavernier
  • twentyDembele
  • 23Hill
  • 43Greenwood
  • 4. 5Plain
  • 49sadi

Everton

Formation 3-5-2

  • fifteenBegovic
  • 5Keane
  • 13MineBooked at 84mins
  • 4HolgateSubstituted forMcNeilat 51′minutes
  • 3Patterson
  • 37garnerSubstituted forIwobiat 52′minutes
  • 16DoucoureSubstituted forMillsat 81′minutes
  • 26Davis
  • 29Vinegar
  • twentyMaupaySubstituted forcannonat 81′minutes
  • 10GordonBooked at 44minsSubstituted forGreyat 52′minutes

substitutes

  • 7McNeil
  • elevenGrey
  • 17Iwobi
  • 31Lonergan
  • 47cannon
  • 56Mills
  • 59Samuels-Smith
  • 60Value
  • 64welch

Referee:
darren england

attendance:
10,021

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