Chelsea player ratings vs Everton: Armando Broja fails to lift toothless Blues as Reece James & Robert Sanchez injuries compound misery for Mauricio Pochettino after seventh defeat of the season

Chelsea went to Goodison Park hoping to bounce back from a disappointing midweek defeat to Manchester United, but what Mauricio Pochettino got from his players was another toothless display.

The Blues dominated possession all afternoon, yet failed to create clear-cut chances when they reached the Everton penalty area.

Cole Palmer forced Jordan Pickford into two good saves with long-range efforts either side of half-time, but it was the hosts that broke the deadlock when Abdoulaye Doucoure slotted home after Robert Sanchez had saved well from Dominic Calvert-Lewin.

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The goal - a breakaway through the middle - exposed the soft underbelly that has plagued Chelsea all season. Yet another injury for captain Reece James - as well as No.1 goalkeeper Sanchez - added to Chelsea's woes.

Pochettino's side failed to respond in the 35 minutes that followed, and Lewis Dobbin's late strike condemned them to a seventh league defeat of the campaign.

GOAL rates Chelsea's players from Goodison Park...