Alex Iwobi scores first Premier League goal in 15 months

Nigerian midfielder, Alex Iwobi late Tuesday January 12 scored his first league goal in 15 months, as Everton thrashed Wolverhampton 2-1 in their Premier League clash at Molineux.

The Super Eagles star scored following an assist from Lucas Digne to give Carlo Ancelotti’s side an early lead but Wolves midfielder, Ruben Neves equalized for the hosts in the 14th minute.

Michael Keane’s 76th-minute goal gave Everton the 2-1 win. The last time Iwobi scored in the Premier League was in September 2019 and interestingly it was also against Wolves.

Everton are now in the fourth position on the EPL standings with 32 points from 17 games and they are just four points adrift of new table toppers, Manchester United.

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