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Rooney has mixed fortunes in Everton's 3-1 win over Swansea

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) Wayne Rooney had one penalty saved and scored another in Everton's 3-1 win over last-place Swansea in the Premier League that maintained the team's resurgent form under recently-hired manager Sam Allardyce on Monday.

Everton has won four out of five games since Allardyce was appointed as the full-time replacement for Ronald Koeman at the end of last month, and Rooney has scored in three of them to take his tally for the season to 10 goals.

After Leroy Fer gave Swansea the lead in the 35th minute, Rooney squandered a chance to equalize when his penalty was tipped onto the post by goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski in first-half injury time. The ball bounced out for Dominic Calvert-Lewin to convert the rebound.

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