Jan. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Everton won 1-0 at West Bromwich Albion today to climb three spots to ninth in English soccer’s Premier League.
Substitute Victor Anichebe got the only goal at the Hawthorns after 87 minutes.
West Brom drops one place to 12th in the 20-team standings.
First-place Manchester City is at Sunderland in today’s other game.
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