Demarai Gray is currently a hero for Everton. It is his brilliance that enabled Everton to pull off a shocker. Everton has had several memorable seasons in the past. However, there has been one thing that has always bothered them. The team has lacked consistency. The club has shown a lot of promise but failed to deliver. This season was no different. They started on a positive note. The club has recruited some of the most talented players. Unfortunately, they lacked the required consistency. Everton has failed to win a single game this year. However, it all changed last night.
The Everton fans were ready to execute a walkout. It was planned to be done in the twenty-seventh minute of the match. This was supposed to be a protest against the club’s 27 years of no trophies. This year has been the worst of them all. Under the guidance of Rafa Benitez, the team lost all their matches. Fortunately for them, Demarai Gray came up with something special. He was ably supported by Richarlison. Let us learn more about the game in detail below.
Demarai Gray’s Everton Stun Arsenal 2-1
Everton finally ended their losing streak against Arsenal. Goals from Demarai Gray & Richarlison handed Everton their first victory. Arsenal started as the firm favorites. They were very much in control of the game as well. Odegaard put the gunners in front with a superb strike. Everything was looking bleak for Everton.
However, the second half was a different story. Everton upped the ante and showed resilience. They were pressing harder and looked polished. Soon, the hard work paid off. Richarlison equalized in the seventy-ninth minute of the match. Just when the game was heading to a draw, Demarai Gray scored. Gray scored a stunner to make it 2-1 in the 92nd minute.