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BOOKS: ‘Everton FC On This Day’ by Neil Roberts
by Peter Bottomley

Football fans frequently get themselves into a lather about the petro-dollar fuelled clubs who have in recent times ‘bought’ their way to silverware. Without mincing words we are referring here…read more…

Win inspired by excellence of Osman and Fellaini
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 2 (Fellaini 76, Jelavic 79) – SUNDERLAND 1 (Johnson 45+1) The dissipation of the promise with which Martin O’Neill began his reign at the Stadium of Light can be…read more…

Mirallas our future – Gerrard their past
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 2 (Osman 22, Naismith 35) – LIVERPOOL 2 (Baines og 14, Suarez 20) Match statistics: Everton – possession 56.2%; passes 448, of which long passes 13.8%                 Liverpool – possession…read more…

Suarez: Would we love him if he was in blue?
by Ed Bottomley

1999: When Robbie Fowler got down on his knees at Anfield and snorted the line like it was another type of line:  Liverpool fined him £60,000 October 28, 2012: After…read more…

More bad luck for Everton as referees continue to cock-up
by Peter Bottomley

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 1 (Baines og 2) – EVERTON 1 (Cesar og 33) For an academic trying to prove the veracity of that old footballing saw which has it that…read more…

Everton need a watertight Johnny
by Peter Bottomley

WIGAN 2 (Kone 10, Di Santo 23) – EVERTON 2 (Jelavic 11, Baines pen 88) A few weeks ago at Villa Park with about twenty minutes to go Kevin Mirallas…read more…

Coleman right back to his best
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 3 (Osman 25, Jelavic 32, 38) – SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Ramirez 6) For the visit of Southampton David Moyes reinstated Nikica Jelavic at centre-forward following his injury lay-off, selected Johnny…read more…

Lack of depth exposed as Everton drown
by Peter Bottomley

LEEDS UNITED 2 (White 4, Austin 70) – EVERTON 1 (Distin 81) Arsene Wenger has said that winning the League Cup would not end his trophy drought; given his team…read more…

GOODISON RAW: Empty wallet nothing new at Everton
by Peter Bottomley

Question: What do elite Kenyan distance runners, an alpine flower and Everton FC have in common? Answer: They have all had to adapt to living in harsh conditions. Kenyans, born…read more…

Everton closing in on £5m wide-man Oviedo
by Peter Bottomley

The BBC and other credible news outlets are reporting that Everton are close to concluding a £5m deal for Costa Rica international Bryan Oviedo. David Moyes has watched the FC…read more…

Suddenly everyone is talking about Kevin
by Peter Bottomley

EVERTON 5 (Mirallas 16, 29, Osman 22, Anichebe 35, Gueye 67) – LEYTON ORIENT 0 The Toffees maintained their impressive start to the season with a clinical dismissal of their…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: Sunday 13 January (14:15); Bournemouth at Goodison

Saturday 19 January (15:00); Southampton at St Mary’s Stadium 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Goodison Raw

Focus on the facts not the rhetoric

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