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Everton's young side were unable to maintain the club's unbeaten European record this season as Krasnodar chalked up a 1-0 victory at Goodison Park.
With the Toffees already guaranteed to top Group H ahead of the final game and their Russian opponents eliminated, manager Roberto Martinez took the opportunity to showcase the latest "diamonds" to come off a production line that launched the careers of Wayne Rooney and Ross Barkley.
He gave debuts to 17-year-olds Ryan Ledson and Kieran Dowell while...
Substitutes Aaron Hunt and Nicklas Bendtner scored two apiece to inspire Wolfsburg to victory over Europa League Group F opponents FC Krasnodar.
The Bundesliga side were locked at 0-0 with their Russian opponents at half-time, but Hunt made the difference as he netted twice within 12 minutes of his arrival.
Wanderson gave the away side a glimmer of hope after 72 minutes but Joshua Guilavogui restored the two-goal cushion and Bendtner snatched a late brace to make it 5-1.
After a series of early Wolfsburg...
Everton striker Samuel Eto'o marked his return to Russia with a late equaliser as his side snatched a 1-1 draw at FK Krasnodar in Europa League Group H.
The 33-year-old former Anzhi Makhachkala player stabbed in Leighton Baines' cross in the 82nd minute to ensure the Toffees took a point from a game in which they had been second best for much of the time.
Krasnodar took a deserved lead in the 43rd minute through Brazilian striker Ari, who capitalised on a mistake by Everton captain Phil Jagielka...