Will Richarlison be punished for throwing lit flare into crowd? Everton forward faces investigation after goal celebration vs Chelsea-ZellaNews

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Everton forward Richarlison could face retrospective punishment after throwing a lit flare into the gang whereas celebrating his match-winning goal in a Premier League conflict with Chelsea.

The Brazil worldwide forward settled a keenly-fought contest at Goodison Park within the first minute of the second half, together with his urgent from the entrance forcing Blues captain Cesar Azpilicueta into an uncharacteristic error.

His effort sparked an outpouring of emotion on Merseyside, however the South American might discover himself in scorching water after returning pyrotechnics thrown onto the sector again into the stands.

Watch Richarlison throw a lit flare into the gang in Everton vs Chelsea

After wheeling away in the direction of the nook flag, Richarlison initially celebrated together with his jubilant team-mates.

As they started to disperse, the 24-year-old noticed a flare thrown from the terraces and picked it up earlier than sending the blue smoke crusing again into the gang.