Sebastien Bassong headed a last-gasp equaliser as Norwich snatched a point from a bruising Barclays Premier League encounter at Goodison Park.
Everton had started superbly and deservedly led when Steven Naismith swept in from close range after 12 minutes. But the Toffees' top-four hopes were again undermined as they switched off at a late free-kick and Bassong headed past Howard at the far post in the final minute.
It was a fifth draw in seven games for David Moyes' side but another encouraging result for Norwich after last week's defeat of Manchester United.
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