Everton were left feeling robbed of victory after Demba Ba’s last-minute equaliser gave Newcastle United a point at Goodison Park.
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Venue: Goodison Park
Date: Monday, 17 September
kick-off: 20:00 BST
1-0 Baines L. 15′
1-1 Demba Ba 49′
2-1 Victor Anichebe 88′
2-2 Demba Ba 90′
Everton recorded a 3-1 home victory over Newcastle on the final day of last season.
Everton have won five of their last seven home matches against the Magpies.
Newcastle won 6-0 when they met at Goodison Park 100 years ago.
Johnny Heitinga scored for both sides last season. He was on target for Everton in their 3-1 home victory, and scored an own goal in the Toffees’ 2-1 loss at Newcastle earlier in the campaign.
The Toffees have taken maximum points from their last five home matches dating back to last season.
Defeat against West Brom last time out ended an 11-match unbeaten run (W7, D4).
Everton have won their last three Premier League home matches on a Monday, without conceding a single goal.
Alan Pardew’s men have won only two of their last seven league matches.
Newcastle have scored 999 goals in Premier League history.
Hatem Ben Arfa’s first goal in English football was netted against Everton at Goodison Park on 18 September 2010.
The Magpies’ first two away games this campaign (Chelsea and Everton) were their final two of last season.