Gylfi Sigurdsson atoned for an earlier penalty miss with a second-half double to help Everton defeat Fulham 3-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday.

The Iceland forward hit a 52nd-minute spot kick against the bar but four minutes later drilled home the opener from the edge of the box after Jonjoe Kenny’s deep cross was half-cleared into his path.

Everton’s Cenk Tosun, right, celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game against Fulham, with team-mate Theo Walcott, left, during their English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Fulham at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)

“He showed fantastic character and personality after he missed the penalty,” Everton manager Marco Silva said. “He works every day to achieve something and I thought the football was fair with him today.”

Everton’s Cenk Tosun celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game against Fulham during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Fulham at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)

After Cenk Tosun headed in his first goal of the season from Theo Walcott’s cross in the 66th, Sigurdsson was on target again in the 89th with a low drive from substitute Bernard’s cross.

Everton’s Cenk Tosun, right, scores his side’s second goal of the game against Fulham during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Fulham at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)

Fulham is four points behind Everton.

Everton’s Richarlison in action against Fulham during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Fulham at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)

To add to Fulham’s woes, midfielder Joe Bryan is likely to be ruled out for weeks after straining a hamstring, while Timothy Fonsu-Mensah faces tests on a shoulder injury which forced him off.

Fulham’s Timothy Fosu-Mensah leaves the pitch with an injury during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Fulham at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)

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Source: The Associated Press

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