7 minutes face off: Atsu and Schlupp involved in Everton-Leicester draw

Ghana internationals Christian Atsu and Jeffrey Schlupp faced each other in the English Premier League on Sunday as Everton took on Leicester City at home.

Atsu and Schlupp however spent only seven minutes together on the football field as the Everton man made a 55 minute substitute appearance while the Leicester City man was replaced in the 62 minute after starting the game.

Everton and Leicester City shared the spoils in a four-goal second half thriller after both side drew blank in the first half.

Steven Naismith scored the opener in the 57 minute for home side Everton with David Nugent equalizing six minutes later. Esteban Cambiaso scored to put away side Leicester City 2-1 ahead but a late own goal from Mathew Upson who was under pressure by Romelu Lukaku after some good work a telling cross into the box from Christian Atsu caused problems for the defending team saw Everton deny Leicester City of all three points.

Neither Christian Atsu nor Jeffrey Sclupp was booked in the game between Everton and Leicester City.

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