Everton beats Reading 3-1 in Premier League
Everton stayed in the hunt for a Champions League spot by
beating struggling Reading 3-1 on Saturday in the Premier
Marouane Fellaini headed the hosts ahead with his 12th goal of
the season late in an evenly-fought first half, and Everton then
dominated after the break.
Steven Pienaar doubled the lead with a stunning long-range
strike and Kevin Mirallas made it 3-0 before Hal Robson-Kanu
grabbed a consolation.
The loss left Reading in the relegation zone and just three
points ahead of last-place Queens Park Rangers.
Everton is sixth, six points behind fourth-place Tottenham ahead
of Spurs game against Arsenal on Sunday.