Norwich scores late to beat Everton 2-1 in EPL

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NORWICH, England (AP) -- Grant Holt scored a stoppage-time winner Saturday as Norwich came from behind with a late double to beat Everton 2-1 in the Premier League.

Substitute Kei Kamara scored his first goal in English football with six minutes left to cancel out Leon Osman's first-half header for Everton.

Chris Hughton's side then secured its first Premier League win since Dec. 19 when Holt stabbed home at the far post.

Everton had been the better side for long spells, but lost ground in the fight for the top four Champions League places. Everton is now five points behind fifth-place Arsenal, while Norwich built a more comfortable gap to the relegation battlers. It is now eight points above the drop zone.