Last-gasp Seamus Coleman denies Swansea’s Bob Bradley first win

Seamus Coleman produced an 89th-minute header to give Everton a deserved 1-1 draw at Goodison Park.

By: Reuters | London | Updated: November 20, 2016 1:07 am
Everton vs Swansea, Swansea vs Everton, Seamus Coleman, Coleman, Coleman goal, Premier League, Football news, Football Even after Seamus Coleman’s goal Everton have only won one of their past seven league games. (Source: Reuters)

Just when Bob Bradley thought Swansea had secured their first win under his management, Seamus Coleman produced an 89th-minute header to give Everton a deserved 1-1 draw at Goodison Park.

Bradley made eight changes in a bid to kickstart his side’s spluttering season and when Gylfi Sigurdsson scored from the penalty spot, after having been brought down by Phil Jagielka in the 41st minute, it was the first time they had even led under the American.

The goal stunned Everton, still smarting from their 5-0 drubbing by Chelsea before the international break, and Yannick Bolasie went close after the interval as Everton went all out for the equaliser.

After spending almost the entire second period in their own half, Swansea eventually buckled when Coleman headed home in the 89th minute, although the draw means Everton have only won one of their past seven league games.