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Jorginho gives Chelsea 1-0 opening win over Everton in EPL


LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Jorginho’s late first-half penalty was enough to give Chelsea a 1-0 victory over Everton in the English Premier League for the London club’s first win at Goodison Park in five visits. But it was far from a convincing performance from Thomas Tuchel’s team against an Everton side that was playing without a recognized striker and lost two players to injuries. Ben Godfrey was carried off on a stretcher early in the first half and taken to hospital with a serious-looking lower leg injury, while center back Yerry Mina also exited in the second half.

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