Everton 1-1 Tottenham Highlights
Ross Barkley’s free-kick goal put Everton ahead early, but a goal from Erik Lamela helped Spurs earn a point at Goodison Park.
The Toffees’ high pressing unsettled Spurs during the first half and they took the lead when Ross Barkley’s free-kick sneaked past Hugo Lloris.
The Spurs keeper then came off in the 35th minute with a hamstring injury.
The visitors equalised when Argentina winger Lamela stooped to meet Kyle Walker’s delivery from the right.
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Kick off: 15:00 BST
Venue: Goodison Park
Date: 13 Aug 2016
The last four games between the sides have produced a total of six goals – all scored in the first half.
Everton are winless in their last seven Premier League meetings with Tottenham Hotspur (D4, L3).
The Toffees claimed just 23 points at home last season – their lowest ever total in a Premier League season.
Everton’s last three opening games have all ended in 2-2 draws.
New signing Idrissa Gueye made 144 tackles and 141 interceptions in the Premier League last season – only N’Golo Kante made more.
If fit, Romelu Lukaku could make his 150th Premier League appearance.
This is the sixth consecutive season in which Spurs have started their Premier League campaign away from home (W2, L3).
They have lost nine times on the opening weekend of a Premier League season – a total matched only by West Ham.
Tottenham lost just six league games last season – fewer than in any previous top-flight campaign.
However, they ended the season with two successive losses – they’ve not lost three Premier League games in a row since November 2012.
Harry Kane is one short of 50 Premier League goals.
Summer signing Vincent Janssen was the top scorer in the Dutch top flight last season with 27 goals.