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Why Everton mustn’t overspend on Andre Gomes
12:00 Sunday 28th April 2019

Everton needs Andre Gomes. They’ve helped him tremendously. And he’s paid back in equal measure. In fact, the Portuguese has become indispensable for the Merseysiders, which is why they want him on a permanent basis. Per Transfermarkt,…

Book Review: Faith of our Families
17:00 Monday 10th December 2018

'If you know your history' is a phrase that’s common among the supporters of Everton Football Club. Having that knowledge about days gone by is something that Toffees fans pride themselves upon.

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Marco Silva beginning to work his magic at Everton
15:00 Friday 30th November 2018

The courtship was lengthy and problematic but this summer Everton finally secured the manager long wanted to replace Ronald Koeman. In came former Hull City and Watford boss Marco Silva. The relationship did not start well as, despite a whole…

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Has Nikola Vlasic earned another shot at Everton?
08:00 Wednesday 31st October 2018

Nikola Vlasic is a name which brings a lot of frustration to Everton fans. The young Croatian arrived at Goodison Park last August but failed to make any real impression. This past summer the decision was made for him to develop elsewhere.…

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Gylfi Sigurdsson leads Everton by example
08:00 Sunday 21st October 2018

Gylfi Sigurdsson netted his 50th Premier League goal with aplomb two weeks ago during Everton's 2-1 win over Leicester City. It was a fantastic finish, one which epitomised the Iceland international's return to form after a forgettable…

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Is Everton destined to struggle without a prolific goalscorer?
09:00 Friday 28th September 2018

Sunday's defeat to Arsenal meant Everton has picked up just one victory in the opening six Premier League games. The Emirates debacle dropped the Toffees to 12th position, with six points. Manager Marco Silva has been left immensely…

Equal Time: Everton got value for money with Richarlison
15:00 Thursday 26th July 2018

Richarlison became Everton's first signing this summer on Tuesday. Since then, concerns have been raised about the deal.  Splashing £35 million, which could rise to £50 million, is a lot for a 21-year-old. Especially one…

Equal Time: Did Everton overpay for Richarlison?
12:00 Thursday 26th July 2018

The long wait is finally over. After dragging feet, Everton has arrived at the transfer market in style. The Toffees lavished £50 million on Watford winger Richarlison two days ago. Is the Brazilian worth such megabucks? The spending…

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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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Michael Keane struggling to find his feet at Everton
15:00 Wednesday 20th December 2017

Burnley's ability to wade relegation waters last season was mainly due to its impressive defence. The tensile strength was improved greatly by Michael Keane. So, what's happened to the centre-back since? Only six months ago, Michael…

Sam Allardyce is Everton's savior
17:30 Wednesday 13th December 2017

Everton appointed Sam Allardyce as manager on 30 November. His arrival came five weeks after Ronald Koeman was evicted from the hot seat due to an awful start to the season. Allardyce assumed the Goodison Park mantle at a time when the…

Everton need to end procession towards relegation
11:00 Wednesday 29th November 2017

Everton has disappointed eager fans with a dismal start to the season. The club's heavy spending in the summer transfer market raised hopes. In fact, the Toffees were perceived to be heading for the top six. The reverse is proving the case,…

Slaven Bilic, Ronald Koeman – who gets fired first?
13:30 Sunday 22nd October 2017

West Ham United and Everton are both modest Premier League clubs having a troubled start to the season. Slaven Bilic and Ronald Koeman are to blame. Which manager will lose their job first?

Outcast to hero: morals from Ronald Koeman's handling of Oumar Niasse
12:00 Thursday 28th September 2017

It wasn't part of the original script. Hence nobody ever envisaged Oumar Niasse, someday, becoming a cult hero at Everton. Well today, that same player, banished to the Finch Farm cold by Ronald Koeman for no just cause, is one. Niasse's Merseyside anecdote…

Premier League prodigal sons who should return to a former club
09:30 Thursday 24th August 2017

In today's free market, players will opt for money over the chance to be a club legend. The flip side is Premier League prodigal sons can go home again. Obviously, Wayne Rooney's revival at Everton was the stimulus for this article. Watching…