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What next for Adam Johnson after leaving prison?
15:00 Tuesday 26th March 2019

After spending three years in HMP Mooreland, a penal institution, Adam Johnson was released. The ex-England international was sentenced to serve six years for sexually grooming an underage teenager. He served just over three. Johnson’s…

Is David Moyes becoming a forgotten man in football?
09:00 Thursday 21st March 2019

Getting the opportunity to manage Manchester United is a dream job for most managers. So it was for David Moyes in 2013. But then, ‘the Chosen One’ became ‘the Rejected One’ in just a matter of months. It was a manager’s…

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Sacking Sam Allardyce was the right move
08:00 Thursday 24th May 2018

Sam Allardyce’s time at Goodison Park has come to an end and Marco Silva is the forerunner in the race to replace the Englishman. The news was met with heavy criticism from those watching from the outside. Allardyce joined Everton…

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Wayne Rooney departure shows the shifting sands at Everton
15:00 Thursday 10th May 2018

When August 12th, 2017 came to an end, Wayne Rooney was sitting on cloud nine. His Everton return had been made in a glorious manner. A towering header had secured a 1-0 win over Stoke City at Goodison Park and gotten the Blues Premier…

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Everton fans are annoyed by more than simply Sam Allardyce
12:30 Wednesday 9th May 2018

If you happened to cast a glance at any football related talk over the past week, the topic of Everton and Sam Allardyce would have been among the hot topics.  For the pundits, the current managerial situation at Goodison Park is a matter…

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What next for Everton's Wayne Rooney?
08:30 Monday 7th May 2018

It was supposed to be a rekindled love affair with his boyhood club. Boy leaves club for bigger club. Does great things and not so great things. Then returns home to show the next generation the way. Wayne Rooney's Everton sequel has been…

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Why has Davy Klaassen been frozen out by Sam Allardyce at Everton?
19:00 Thursday 12th April 2018

Everton manager Sam Allardyce made some interesting comments about midfielder Davy Klaassen, suggesting he won’t play the £23 million summer signing because he doesn’t know enough about his strengths and weaknesses. Allardyce…

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Everton are sleepwalking into a relegation battle
18:30 Saturday 3rd March 2018

Currently sitting tenth in the table, outsiders would likely claim it is nonsense for Everton to be worried about relegation at this stage. Earlier in the season, that was a worry until a slight lift under Sam Allardyce to begin December…

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Time for Allardyce to go for broke with Everton
10:00 Saturday 10th February 2018

Sat in the Emirates pressroom last weekend, Everton manager Sam Allardyce was not a happy man. He had just watched his team humiliated by Arsenal, succumbing to a 5-1 defeat that could easily have been 6-1 or 7-1 had the Gunners wanted…

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Theo Walcott can finally fulfill expectations at Everton
14:00 Thursday 8th February 2018

Theo Walcott is only 28. Who would have guessed? After bursting on to the scene 12 years ago at Southampton, he was snapped up by Arsenal in January 2006. His surprise call-up for England's World Cup squad six months later earned him celebrity…

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Arsenal 5-1 Everton : Three talking points
08:00 Monday 5th February 2018

It was a dreadful return to the Emirates for Theo Walcott. New side Everton was battered 5-1 by former employers Arsenal. The Gunners were rampant and ruthless in the first half. Hattrick hero Aaron Ramsey opened the scoring on six minutes…

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Equal Time: Theo Walcott is a talent unfulfilled
11:35 Saturday 20th January 2018

Well it certainly took Arsenal long enough. Wenger has finally got rid of the former Southampton speedster and he’s off to the blue half of Merseyside, despite him being a Liverpool fan - says a lot doesn’t it? When Theo Walcott…

Equal Time: Theo Walcott has a chance to get his career back on track at Everton
11:30 Saturday 20th January 2018

It is a question that has divided Arsenal fans to the tilt. What about Theo Walcott? The answer was never found during endless debate among Gunner stakeholders. The player's transfer to Everton only shifts the conversation to…

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Sam Allardyce struggling at Everton in recent weeks
09:00 Monday 8th January 2018

Upon his appointment as Everton manager Sam Allardyce looked to have turned the Merseysiders around. He won four of his first five games in charge. The Toffees have since gone the same span without a win. Another big test comes next…

Statistics: The argument that misses the point rumbles on
18:00 Monday 25th December 2017

Statistics in football are a somewhat contentious issue. As the cognoscenti's knowledge broadens and deepens, so does the yearning for a statistical and scientific analysis of games, performances, and even predicting future results. How…