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The Rise and Rise of the IDK
by Ed Bottomley

Twitter’s a funny old place, and a particularly funny old place to follow the funny old game. With Twitter you have a direct line to professional football journalists, most of…read more…

Spoiler Alert!
by Ed Bottomley

If you’re a viewer in America like me, you would have noticed that according to Arlo White on NBC, the season opener at Molineux saw the Champions of the World…read more…

Yup. Everton Ruined The Transfer Window
by Ed Bottomley

Everton Football Club, a club of historic firsts… First club to construct a purpose built football stadium… First club to issue regular programmes for home matches… First and only British club…read more…

A STARTER AND AN AFTER DINNER MINT
by Ed Bottomley

So Wayne’s off to MLS. Good luck to him. Wayne Rooney is a footballing great, more specifically an England great and a Manchester United great. Go on then, let’s use…read more…

Goodbye Cloven Hoofball. Hello Marco Silva.
by Ed Bottomley

“All this tippy tappy stuff is all a load of bollocks sometimes. Get the ball in the oppositions box as quickly as you can with quality.” – Sam Allardyce “I…read more…

If Big Sam Blogged
by Guest

 Ed asked me to write some words about the Swansea game. I’ve already done it. Look at that first sentence, it’s already been done. It was all about writing some…read more…

Eternal Sunshine of Big Sam’s Spotless Mind…
by Ed Bottomley

There’s a place where Sam Allardyce is adored and feted for his footballing genius. Where he’s seen as a man who takes his lemons and makes vats of lemonade. A…read more…

Time To Follow The Old Lady?
by Peter Bottomley

Originally written by Peter when we *didn’t* have money, so much of this still holds true for a club at a real crossroads… We make no apology for returning to…read more…

A Caveman At The School of Science…
by Ed Bottomley

Another defeat. This time to Burnley. A team that hadn’t won in 50 some games after conceding first, and had only scored two once this season. Enter Everton, the humble…read more…

Toffees look to freshen up defence with Man Utd duo
by Ed Bottomley

Everton fans went into the 2017/18 season with hopes of forcing a top-four finish in the league and bringing the riches of Champions League football to Goodison Park. That, coupled…read more…

Spend, Spend, Spend. Lose, Lose, Lose.
by Ed Bottomley

Another defeat, and this one was as flat and grey as a politburo suit. Drab. Dreary. Depressing. A 1-0 loss to Watford, and this is genuinely as low as I’ve…read more…

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Desert Island Kicks

You’re stranded on a desert island, what footballing memories would you take with you?

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Next Fixtures

PremierLeague: Sunday 23 Sept (16:00); Arsenal at the Emirates

Saturday 29 Sept (15:00); Fulham at Goodison

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Goodison Raw

Focus on the facts not the rhetoric

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