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European membership firmly on the agenda at Everton
by Peter Bottomley

WOLFSBURG 0 – EVERTON 2 (Lukaku 43, Mirallas 75) Two slick counter-attack goals and some determined defending delivered an impressive win for Everton on a frigid Thursday night in Germany.…read more…

Games That Shook Goodison: An Unforgettable Own-Goal
by Ed Bottomley

29. Everton 0-3 Liverpool. December 6, 1969 A game which Evertonians won’t want to dwell on for too long. Over 57,000 fans saw Everton slump to their first home defeat…read more…

Picking The Blues We Hate To Love…
by Ed Bottomley

A benign news story broke recently about Landon Donovan, and how he would have liked to have stayed at Everton permanently if he hadn’t already committed to LA Galaxy in…read more…

Games That Shook Goodison: Baseball at Everton’s Home
by Ed Bottomley

28. Chicago White Sox 16-11 New York Giants. October 23, 1924 Goodison wasn’t just a shrine for football; a baseball game was played there too. In what was surely the…read more…

Osman and Eto’o providing command and control
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 2 (Lukaku 18, Osman 74) – WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Jagielka og 56) Rarely can Leon Osman, in all his four hundred appearances, have played with such freedom, such…read more…

Games That Shook Goodison: Goodison’s First Game
by Ed Bottomley

Everton 4-2 Bolton Wanderers. September 2, 1892 “Of the remainder of the game it is scarcely necessary to give details. Both teams seemed to accept the score as it stood…read more…

David Moyes and Real Sociedad: A match made in…?
by Ed Bottomley

So David Moyes has made his move, opting to go to Spain, to a club that lots of people have said bears more than a passing resemblance to his Everton.…read more…

GOODISON RAW: Latest accounts put new stadium into focus
by Peter Bottomley

The latest set of annual report and accounts from Everton, published on Thursday, served to confirm how the sharp increase in TV broadcast income, which results from the Premier League’s…read more…

‘Old man’ Eto’o hungry for more
by Peter Bottomley

BURNLEY 1 (Ings 20) – EVERTON 3 (Eto’o 4, 85, Lukaku 29) Following their midweek draw in Lille Roberto Martinez made six changes to the starting line-up. In came Coleman,…read more…

Barkley banishes early season blues
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 3 (Jagielka 18, Lukaku 48, Coleman 76) – ASTON VILLA 0 Those with long memories and grizzled locks will remember the impact Alan Ball had on ‘his’ Everton team…read more…

Fear & Loathing In The Last Ten Minutes
by Ed Bottomley

Yes it’s early in the season, and yes we’re still only three games in… It is gutting to concede in the last ten minutes. We did it at the King…read more…

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: Tuesday 26 Feb (19:45); Cardiff City at Cardiff City Stadium

Sunday 3 March (16:15); Liverpool at Goodison

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Goodison Raw

Focus on the facts not the rhetoric

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