Everton fell at home against Chelsea, Yerry Mina was injured in his right ankle

Just as it ended last season, the premier league It started with great intensity in a first date full of goals and surprises in one of the most important leagues in the world.

The Goodison Park received this Saturday one of the most attractive matches in the English league, where the Everton he measured his strength with the Chelsea, meeting that generated great expectation in the ‘toffie’ fans after a season to be forgotten.

The legendary Frank Lampard He was facing the club with which he made history in the English elite and for the game he decided to place the Colombian yerry mina on his starting team.

The actions began quite entertaining in a very dynamic and intense game, which did not have a clear dominator of the ball. the player of a Colombia selection he stood out in his interventions and became a wall in the defense of the local team.

The first half seemed like it was going to end goalless in the scoreboard, until the play that defined the game came. About 45+7, the midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure committed an innocent fault on the English Ben Chilwell that the referee decreed as a penalty for the Chelsea. yerry received the yellow for protests towards the match referee.


Jorginho scored the only goal of the match from the penalty spot. Photo: EFE

The Italian-Brazilian Jorginho He stopped in front of the ball and with a right shot very close to the left post, he overcame the resistance of Jordan Pickford and put the ‘blues’ 1-0 on the scoreboard before the teams went to the locker room.

With the second half underway, the host club tried to tie the actions, but lacked clear scoring opportunities. About 68 came the fateful news for Lampard with the injury of Jerry Mina.

The Colombian had the ball in his possession and when trying to get away from his mark, he twisted his ankle and sent the ball out of bounds. The center-back was treated by the doctors of the ‘toffies’, but he had to leave the pitch replaced and limped towards the bench.

Yerry was injured in the game due to a sore ankle after stepping wrong.  Photo: EFE

Yerry was injured in the game due to a sore ankle after stepping wrong. Photo: EFE

In the end, the Everton He added his first loss of the season in the premier league, after falling by the minimum difference before a Chelsea who did not show great superiority and who went through some anxiety in the second half.

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