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Everton subverted by shifting priorities and exiled Distin
by Peter Bottomley

All discussion of last night’s shocking defeat in Kiev boils down to one issue; why did Roberto Martinez select Antolin Alcaraz to partner Phil Jagielka in central defence? We may…read more…


Martinez blinks: Evolution, revolution or just pragmatism?
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 3 (McCarthy 20, Lukaku 56 pen, Barkley 90+3) – NEWCASTLE UNITED 0 Roberto Martinez is stubborn and will not compromise or change his tactics. This is the cause of…read more…


Kyiv Showed Us What We Can Be…
by Ed Bottomley

Everton 2-1 Dinamo Kyiv This game started like a horror movie, all that was missing was the distant buzz of a murderous goon with a chainsaw. We were all trapped in…read more…


“Roberto and Brendan are both very aggressive in their work”
by Ed Bottomley

Garry Monk, then a Swansea defender – now their manager, offers some interesting insights into what it was like to be managed first by Roberto Martinez and then Brendan Rodgers…read more…


Standing By Roberto Martinez
by Ed Bottomley

We came into this season with skyscraping hopes. Our goalkeeper was a national hero in the U.S. on the back of his World Cup heroics against Belgium, fielding calls from the…read more…


Howard’s End
by Ed Bottomley

If you wanted to get Leicester City’s danger man on Sunday, to really stop the one person who could cause havoc in the heart of the Everton defence, then you’d…read more…


No room for sentiment; Howard must be axed
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 2 (Naismith 57, Upson 89 og) – LEICESTER CITY 2 (Nugent 63, Cambiasso 70) Sad to say but this game will be remembered for a long time, because in…read more…


Possession With Purpose Analyzes Everton
by Guest

Lots of things have changed since we started this season. Injuries, loss of form to key players, and defensive frailties have all contributed to our poor position in the league.…read more…


Everton find plastic is paradise
by Peter Bottomley

YOUNG BOYS 1 (Moarau 10) – EVERTON 4 (Lukaku 24, 39, 58, Coleman 28) Rumour has it that directly after the final whistle a convoy of flat-bed trucks were lined…read more…


Howard rises to the challenge
by Peter Bottomley

CHELSEA 1 (Willian 89) – EVERTON 0 Presumably Chelsea FC have admitted that Stamford Bridge has no atmosphere. How else to explain or justify the pandemonium, the volume, the intensity…read more…


Martinez discovers pragmatism
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 0 – LIVERPOOL 0 In the end in the space of a few seconds a late substitute could have won it or lost it for Everton. Ross Barkley, on…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

Premier League: Sat 4 April (15:00) Southampton at Goodison

Sat 11 April (12:45) Swansea City at Liberty Stadium


Goodison Raw

Focus on the facts not the rhetoric

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