Phil Jagielka says he DID the ball with an honest and strong tackle and # 039; in Diogo Jota

Phil Jagielka has claimed that he got the ball with a

Everton defender Phil Jagielka says he received the ball with "honest and strong tackle" at Diogo Jota after he was shown the direct red card in the draw with the Wolves

  • Phil Jagielka was sent off in the 40th minute for an attack during the 2-2 draw on Saturday
  • Defender Everton has posted on Instagram to give his opinion on the challenge
  • "I made a good attempt to get the ball (which I did) and I can also see that I got a player later," he wrote.

Kate Mcgreavy for Mailonline

Phil Jagielka has claimed that he got the ball with an "honest and strong tackle" on Diogo Jota of the Wolves after he was shown a direct red card for the challenge.

The Everton defender was sent off in the 40th minute for the midfielder's lunge during the 2-2 draw at Molineux on Saturday.

Jagielka posted on Instagram to give his opinion on the tackle and the first game of the season of the Premier League of the Toffees.

Phil Jagielka has claimed that he got the ball with an "honest and strong entry" in the & # 39; Diogo Jota & # 39; of Wolves.

The defender of Everton was sent off in the 40th minute by the midfielder's lunge in the 2-2 draw

The defender of Everton was sent off in the 40th minute by the midfielder's lunge in the 2-2 draw

The defender of Everton was sent off in the 40th minute by the midfielder's lunge in the 2-2 draw

Jagielka has posted on Instagram to give his opinion on the tackle and the first game of the Toffees

Jagielka has posted on Instagram to give his opinion on the tackle and the first game of the Toffees

Jagielka has posted on Instagram to give his opinion on the tackle and the first game of the Toffees

He wrote: & # 39; Well-made boys for a fighting performance! Congratulations to @richarlison for ⚽️⚽️ in your debut.

"As for me, I had a bad touch and then I tried to compensate him with a strong and honest tackle, in my opinion I made a good attempt to get the ball (which I did) and I can also see that I got a player afterwards".

"Fired, but proud of the children's performance! COYB. & # 39;

Jagielka receives a red card after being sent off by referee Craig Pawson during the first half

Jagielka receives a red card after being sent off by referee Craig Pawson during the first half

Jagielka receives a red card after being sent off by referee Craig Pawson during the first half

On the red card, Everton coach Marco Silva said: & # 39; I saw him. It seemed like a really tough decision. "

Rubén Neves scored from the resulting free kick to cancel Richarlison's opening goal.

Everton's arrival in the summer added another in the second half in his debut in the Premier League for the club, but Raúl Jiménez won one point for the hosts.

New signings: Yerry Mina and Kurt Zouma could line up at the center of the defense when Everton hosts Southampton on Saturday.

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