10-Man Everton Thrash Man City As Liverpool Fall 3-1 Away To Southampton

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Everton manager, David Moyes celebrated 11 years in charge of the Toffees as his 10-man side all but put the nail to the coffin of Manchester City’s already-slim title hopes.

The hosts had a Kevin Mirallas goal disallowed before Leon Osman smashed home a superb 30-yard curling effort.

City failed to produce a stellar performance despite Steven Pienaar’s dismissal following a booking for a studs-up tackle on the hour.

The visitors had a strong penalty claim turned down late on but Everton sealed the win through Nikica Jelavic’s shot.

Substitute Jelavic’s superb breakaway injury-time effort rounded off a perfect afternoon and fully deserved win for the home side and manager Moyes following a difficult week.

Other weekend results from the EPL:

Aston Villa 3-2 Queens Park Rangers

Southampton 3-1 Liverpool

Stoke City 0-0 West Bromwich Albion

Swansea 0-2 Arsenal

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