“It was a high intensity game and I think we were tired”: Carlo Ancelotti blames Everton’s defeat by Fulham for the fatigue after defeating Tottenham in the FA Cup during the week, but accepts that Toffees “is not good were enough “.
- According to Carlo Ancelotti, fatigue played a role when Everton were beaten 2-0 by Fulham
- Everton surprisingly lost after beating Tottenham in overtime mid-week
- Ancelotti admitted that his team’s performance was not up to the required standard
- Fulham boss Scott Parker praised Josh Maja, who scored both goals for his team
Carlo Ancelotti believed fatigue was a factor when his Everton side lost 2-0 to Fulham after 120 minutes of an FA Cup midweek win against Tottenham.
The Italian felt like he caught up with his players despite four changes to the team and it will be a blow to have Manchester City and Liverpool played at Anfield next week.
Josh Maja scored a brace when relegation-threatened Fulham secured a surprise win.