Archives: Everton

Everton Sign Winger Aiden McGeady From Spartak Moscow

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Everton have completed the signing of Republic of Ireland winger Aiden McGeady from Spartak Moscow for an undisclosed fee. The player was paraded at Goodison Park before Everton’s match today against Norwich City. Manager Roberto Martinez tried to sign McGeady … Continue reading

Hull City Agree Fee With Everton For Striker Nikica Jelavic

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Hull City have agreed a fee with Everton to sign striker Nikica Jelavic just days after the club was reportedly close to signing West Brom striker Shane Long. While Hull and Everton have agreed a fee, it’s now up to Hull … Continue reading

Everton Manager Roberto Martinez Shares His Vision For Club In Revealing Interview

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Everton manager Roberto Martinez recently sat down and revealed his vision and passion for the sport and the club in an enlightening interview with the Followtonians Podcast, a show hosted by Evertonians based in the US and UK. In an … Continue reading

Experiencing The ‘Magic’ Of The FA Cup: The Heart Of English Football

Posted on by Matt Jones
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I admit it, I fell a little bit out of love with the FA Cup this past weekend. Don’t get me wrong, if Everton were to win the trophy this season I’d be celebrating until the 2015 final, but that … Continue reading

QPR Will Meet With Everton Today to Discuss £3.5m Deal For Nikica Jelavic: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Queens Park Rangers will meet with Everton officials today to try to secure a £3.5million deal to sign Nikica Jelavic. At the same time, West Ham United are also very interested in signing the Croatian striker, but the Rs have … Continue reading

Who Your Premier League Club Needs to Buy in the January Transfer Window

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The 2013 January transfer window has opened and closes on January 31 in England, while the window stays open through Febuary 2 in Spain, France, Germany and Italy. With this season being one of the tightest Premier League races in … Continue reading

Experiencing Premier League Matches In Person During the Christmas Holidays: The Heart Of English Football

Posted on by Matt Jones
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A winter break? Say it aint so. The festive period is without doubt my favorite part of the English football calendar. Games come thick and fast, the third round of the FA Cup is on the horizon and it’s the … Continue reading

Everton Is The Perfect Place For Ross Barkley To Realize His Enormous Potential

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Bet you can guess what the most requested haircut will be in Merseyside this festive period: “Just shave it all off, lad.” This stems, of course, from Everton’s skin-headed assassin Ross Barkley and his marvelous showing that helped fire Everton … Continue reading

James McCarthy’s Return Will Help Everton To A Fruitful Festive Period

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Flying high in the table and cutting teams to ribbons with vibrant, offensive play, there has naturally been a lot of chatter about Everton this season. A section of it has been a little negative – perhaps born out of … Continue reading

Experiencing the Thrilling Ride of Everton’s Last 2 Weeks: The Heart Of English Football

Posted on by Matt Jones
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What a week. It’s been a while since I last wrote about Everton, so let me fill you in on a wonderful few days for supporters of the club. I’d just about calmed down ahead of the home game against … Continue reading

The Merseyside Derby Experience: The Heart Of English Football

Posted on by Matt Jones
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The Merseyside Derby is a unique fixture. Granted, the ‘friendly derby’ tag is a little tired and not wholly accurate in the modern game. But supporters of Everton and Liverpool are a lot more accommodating and accepting of each other … Continue reading

Everton vs Liverpool Preview: Roberto Martinez Must Set A Positive Precedent In Maiden Merseyside Derby

Posted on by Matt Jones
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As far as first impressions go, Roberto Martinez has made a pretty decent one at Everton. He is a amicable, studious and progressive manager. And these are all traits which have shone through in his early days at Goodison Park. … Continue reading

Gerard Deulofeu Can Give Everton Merseyside Derby X-Factor

Posted on by Matt Jones
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For so many years, Everton supporters have learned to fear the name ‘Gerrard’ in the build up to the Merseyside derby. But on the brink of the 221st meeting between the two sides, there is a name that might strike … Continue reading

In the Case of Hugo Lloris, Temporary Substitutes Can Prevent Playing Through Head Injuries

Posted on by Lee Bosch
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Controversy over concussions has taken flight recently over the collision between Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris and Everton’s Romelu Lukaku on Sunday. Lloris, who suffered the injury in the 78th minute, continued through the nine added minutes for injury time and … Continue reading

The Experience Of Going to a Home Match at Everton’s Goodison Park: The Heart of English Football

Posted on by Matt Jones
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I still get those butterflies when I wake up on a match day. I remember going to my first ever game about twenty years ago and being gripped with anticipation and excitement. That feeling has never changed as I’ve grown … Continue reading

Watch the 5 Goals Scored By Goalkeepers in the Premier League From 2001-2013 [VIDEO]

Posted on by Hussein Jiva
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In the past 13 years, roughly 0.38 goals per year have been scored by goalkeepers in the Premier League. So when a goalkeeper does score, it’s such a rare treat that it’s something you want to embrace and watch over … Continue reading

Everton vs Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League Gameweek 10: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In the United States, the clocks went back one hour this morning so today’s early morning Sunday kickoff is back at its usual time of 8:30am ET. And the match to kick off today’s British football festivities should be a … Continue reading

Premier League Away Day Experience At Villa Park: The Heart Of English Football

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Villa Park is one of my favorite grounds in England. It’s what you’d call a proper stadium; home to an established club and accompanied by a set of knowledgeable, passionate supporters. The home of Aston Villa has preserved so much … Continue reading