Neil Eardley out the home side in front in just the 9th minute when he curved a free-kick around the wall and past Tim Howard but the Toffees were soon back on track when Tim Cahill powerfully headed home for his 50th Premier League in the 13th minute.
Venue: Bloomfield Road, BlackpoolCrowd: 16,094 Referee: Andre Marriner Yellow cards:BL - Neil Eardley 22', Stephen Crainey 38' EV - Phil Jagielka 90'
Blackpool Matthew Gilks (gk), Stephen Crainey, Neil Eardley, Ian Evatt, Craig Cathcart, Keith Southern (Phillips 62'), David Vaughan, Charlie Adam, Gary Taylor-Fletcher (Grandin 74'), Luke Varney (Harewood 74'), DJ Campbell
Subs - Richard Kingson (gk), Matt Phillips (62'), Eliot Grandin (74'), Marlon Harewood (74'), Dekel Keinan, Ludovic Sylvestre, David Carney
Everton Tim Howard (gk), Leighton Baines, John Heitinga (Beckford 77'), Phil Jagielka, Sylvain Distin, Phil Neville, Seamus Coleman, Mikel Arteta, Tim Cahill, Steven Pienaar (Bilyaletdinov 75'), Yakubu Aiyegbeni (Saha 61')