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Soccerlens - Wed Sep 6 7:03 PM
Everton wanted Spaniard in August, will try again in January; Koeman will have this advantage - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton will make an attempt to sign the experienced Porto defender Ivan Marcano when the January transfer window opens. According to recent reports, the Merseyside...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 5:17 PM
The player caught a serious earful. The last time Wayne Rooney made a fool of himself with alcohol, Ronald Koeman was asked about it. In his words: “In the case of Rooney it’s not my problem, he’s a Manchester United player, not my player.” Well, now Rooney is Ronald’s player and the no-nonsense...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Sep 6 5:00 PM
Leighton Baines is talking about how much longer he can play for Everton. He’s been doing it for 10 years now; ever since a summer spent anxiously waiting to tie up his move from Wigan. The 32-year-ol
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 4:46 PM
Liverpool manager sends message to sick young Toffee Twice a year when the Blues face Liverpool , the hope is that Jurgen Klopp will be humiliated. Every other week of the season? Well, okay, we want him to be humiliated then, too. The point is, though, that Klopp is a likable guy. He’s charismat...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Sep 6 3:47 PM
Stan Collymore says Dominic Calvert-Lewin has “something special” and is set for a “long and successful” career with Everton and England. Calvert-Lewin has enjoyed a stunning rise to prominence follow
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 3:16 PM
England U21 international has been a revelation this season. The 2017/18 Everton season is young, but England U21 international Dominic Calvert-Lewin has been a revelation so far. In truth, it would not be out of order to say that “DCL” might be the top performer in the squad to date. Calvert-Lew...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 3:13 PM
Porto unimpressed by late transfer attempt Portuguese outlet A Bola confirmed today that Everton had made an attempt to sign Porto captain Ivan Marcano late on deadline day, with the Blues likely to return for the player during the January transfer window. The article is not short on snark, thoug...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Sep 6 2:36 PM
Each week, Everton’s three Club Ambassadors - Graeme Sharp, Graham Stuart and Ian Snodin - take it in turns to offer their expert views in a regular column - View From A Royal Blue - here on evertonfc
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 2:24 PM
Why did player back out of negotiations halfway through? The furore over Ross Barkley backing out of a proposed move to Chelsea at the last minute on Deadline Day has continued to rage on. We had previously anticipated that until the Everton player spoke about what really happened there would be...
Vital Spurs - Wed Sep 6 12:39 PM
Oyveh Maria asks will Koeman play Rooney? Can Harry find the net? Will Poch play the newbies? Click here to read the article
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Sep 6 10:28 AM
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton. Liam Walsh discusses his loan move to Birmingham City in Wednesday’s newspapers
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 10:03 AM
Keane left out, Calvert-Lewin excels and more in the round-up A number of Everton players were in action for their respective countries over the international break, with Gylfi Sigurdsson topping the lot with a much-needed brace yesterday. Iceland had slipped to a 1-0 defeat away at Finland last...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 8:55 AM
Goalie has settled in well at Merseyside following summer move Britain’s most expensive goalkeeper has not let the pressure of a pricetag get to him. Jordan Pickford , who moved to Everton from Sunderland during the summer transfer window for £30million, has settled in well at the Blues and has s...
Vital Football - Wed Sep 6 8:18 AM
Forward Feeling Positive Ahead Of Spurs Vitalfootball: Everton: 06/09/2017 08:01:43 The challenging start to the season doesn't get any easier for Everton as meetings with Manchester City, Everton and several Europa League ties continues against Tottenham on Saturday.
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Sep 6 7:32 AM
In today’s links: Barton criticizes Everton, a review of the transfer window and Pickford’s growth The international break is all over and soon the rest of Everton’s first-teamers will trickle back into Finch Farm for training ahead of this weekend’s clash with Tottenham Hotspur . Not much “on fi...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Sep 6 7:08 AM
Phil Jagielka says Michael Keane is a “great signing” for Everton and is tipping his new Toffees teammate for a “fantastic” Goodison Park career. Keane joined the Blues from Burnley in a then Club-rec
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Sep 5 10:21 PM
Gylfi Sigurdsson scored twice to help Iceland to a crucial 2-0 victory over Ukraine in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on Tuesday evening. The Blues’ record signing scored both goals in the second half to
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Sep 5 9:22 PM
Everton have named a 27-man squad for the group stage of the 2017/18 UEFA Europa League. After overcoming MFK Ružomberok in a third-round qualifier and Hajduk Split in the play-off round, the Blues we
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 7:24 PM
Barkley, Coleman included while Bolasie is out - the rules seem quite convoluted on this UEFA have announced the full squads for all 48 teams taking part in the group stages of the Europa League starting next Thursday. Everton have 27 players in their squad list , with a couple of interesting nam...
Red Rants - Tue Sep 5 7:12 PM
Wayne Rooney has described Manchester United’s £75 million summer signing of Romelu Lukaku as ‘perfect’ for the club. The Belgian striker turned down Chelsea to join us and has made a quick impact with three goals in our opening three… Continue Reading →
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Sep 5 6:31 PM
Jordan Pickford says Everton’s experienced campaigners are helping him become a better player both on and off the football pitch. The 23-year-old became Britain’s most-expensive goalkeeper when he com
Soccerlens - Tue Sep 5 6:09 PM
Former Everton star blasts England, says Liverpool and Tottenham duo "don't offer top level technical quality" - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Everton and England star Trevor Steven believes Jordan Henderson and Eric Dier lack the skills needed to flourish at international level. Eng...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 6:00 PM
Pace and creativity injection should sharpen dull forward corps Nikola Vlasic completed his transfer from Hajduk Split to Everton last week on transfer deadline day, making him the third Croatian player to sign up for the Blues since Slaven Bilić and Nikica Jelavić, who both also featured for Haj...
Vital Football - Tue Sep 5 5:16 PM
Deadline Day Disappointment Vitalfootball: Everton: 05/09/2017 17:04:49 Kevin Mirallas, 29, was reportedly interesting West Ham but it was former club Olympiakos the midfielder wanted to join so he was disappointed this didn't come about.
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 5:00 PM
Veteran left back remains a key part of the Everton squad Leighton Baines has gotten off to a quiet but solid start to the Everton season, and it has not escaped the gaze of manager Ronald Koeman. Speaking to evertontv during the international break, the manager has expressed his satisfaction wit...
Vital Football - Tue Sep 5 4:58 PM
No Turning Back Vitalfootball: Everton: 05/09/2017 16:51:58 Everton's Wayne Rooney has made up his mind on his England retirement and the former Manchester United forward isn't going to change his mind.
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 4:27 PM
I have a few problems with that statistical graphic you may have seen floating around today If you’ve spent your morning scrolling through Twitter and you follow anyone who supports the Premier League or Everton , you’ve probably seen this tweet: Examining Liverpool's rapid counter-attacks & cont...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 3:27 PM
Don’t get your hopes up. Kevin Mirallas has been in a full blown hissy fit for much of the last several weeks and it’s hard to figure out exactly why. He figured to be an important rotational piece for Ronald Koeman’s side, especially until Yannick Bolasie returns from injury, and yet he has deci...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 3:04 PM
Spaniard raring to go at Tottenham’s back line. Spanish forward Sandro Ramirez arrived at Finch Farm this summer to much fanfare. Generally regarded as one of his country’s most promising attackers, he arrived on the cheap due to negotiating failures by his former club Malaga. Sandro impressed ea...
The Fighting Cock - Tue Sep 5 10:27 AM
Flav & Thelonious are joined by Cal from Below The Belt. We discuss the transfer window, Windy gives a brief youth update. Everton previewed, we then speak about Toby's contract, our wage structure and WWE moves.
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Sep 5 8:08 AM
In today’s links: Barkley prefers Spurs, Rooney to get a tongue-lashing, and Baines to be praised It’s the final day of the international break! Praise the old gods and the new. Now we can just worry about football, right? Nah, not so fast. Mirallas is mopey. Barkley is dodgey. Rooney is dopey. N...
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Sep 5 7:30 AM
Sandro Ramirez is counting down the days until Everton resume their Premier League campaign with a “massive” Goodison Park clash against Tottenham on Saturday. The Spaniard endured a fractured start t
Tottenham Blog - Mon Sep 4 7:00 PM
Everton are likely to set an asking price of £15-20 million for Tottenham target Ross Barkley if they are to sell him in January, according to the Liverpool Echo. Barkley is believed to have turned down a deadline day move to Chelsea at the very last minute, but the player himself denies having a...
Everton FC Blogs - Mon Sep 4 4:31 PM
Everton Football Club’s special commemorative range of clothing will go on sale on Saturday. To celebrate the launch, which is part of the celebrations for the 125th anniversary of Goodison Park, Blue
Everton FC Blogs - Mon Sep 4 4:31 PM
Supporters attending the Bradley Lowery Celebrity Charity Match at Goodison Park on Sunday are advised to allow extra time for their journey to the game. Due to strike action by rail workers, Merseyra
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Sep 4 9:00 AM
Blue Girls lose close game Today’s pre-season game against the FA Women’s Super League 1 Champions Chelsea Ladies took place behind closed doors at St. George’s Park. Everton lost 2-1 but showed improvement since their last pre-season loss against Arsenal . The Toffee’s pre-season record is now a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Sep 4 8:00 AM
Player claims Everton wouldn’t negotiate Another international break and another Belgian player complaining about leaving Everton . Haven’t we seen this movie before? It has been a tumultuous week for Kevin Mirallas who was just over a week ago dropped from Everton’s traveling party to London for...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Sep 4 7:00 AM
In today’s links: recap of the Bradley Lowery charity match, quotes from Onyekuru and Barkley denies Chelsea medical rumour It’s the international break, and the transfer window is closed. So, there isn’t too much going on at Goodison Park these days. Here are the best links we could find around...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Sep 4 6:19 AM
Toffees will head to Italy. At this point, it’s fairly well established that Everton were drawn into the Europa League "group of death". The trip to Cyprus could be tricky, while Lyon boast an attack that could batter many teams in England. Atalanta are harder to evaluate than the French side. Th...
Republik Of Mancunia - Sun Sep 3 10:45 PM
Romelu Lukaku and Marouane Fellaini both started in Belgium’s 2-1 win over Greece this evening. Jan Vertonghen took the lead in the 70th minute only for Greece to equalise three minutes later. Lukaku then hit back within a minute to give his country the win. Lukaku's goal for Belgium vs Greece #M...
Everton FC Blogs - Sun Sep 3 10:32 PM
Kevin Mirallas is Russia bound after Belgium won 2-1 in Greece to book their place at next year's World Cup finals. Everton attacker Mirallas was back in the Belgians' matchday squad for the match on
EPL Talk - Sun Sep 3 10:10 PM
Paris (AFP) – Romelu Lukaku’s goal allowed Belgium to become the first European nation to clinch qualification for the 2018 World Cup on Sunday as much-fancied France were held to an embarrassing goalless draw by Luxembourg. Manchester United striker Lukaku headed in a Thomas Meunier cross in the...
Bitter and Blue - Sun Sep 3 6:47 PM
Bring home the win, lads! 11 Courtois, Meunier, Alderweireld, Vermaelen, Vertonghen (c), Dembele, Fellaini, De Bruyne, Carrasco, Mertens, R. Lukaku #GREBEL ⚽ — BelgianRedDevils (@BelRedDevils) September 3, 2017 Kevin De Bruyne has been named in the Belgium starting lineup and will represent Manch...
Everton FC Blogs - Sun Sep 3 6:36 PM
Peter Reid hailed a “brilliant day for a great cause” after Everton staged the terrifically entertaining Bradley Lowery Charity match. Reid was in charge of a ‘Bradley’s Blues’ team, which played agai
LFC Reds - Sun Sep 3 6:28 PM
Quote from LFCexiled on Yesterday at 10:32:29 am I'll never understand people like him. He's got enough cash to pay two of his mates a grand a week to be on call 24 hours a day to drive him around and keep their gobs shut
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Sep 3 1:35 PM
Everton Ladies face their most challenging opponent of the pre-season against Chelsea Ladies on Sunday at 2:00 pm (9:00 am ET). Everton Ladies pre-season record so far is 2-1. They won against Blackburn Rovers and Watford but lost to Arsenal. Coach Andy Spence believes that the team is going in t...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Sep 3 12:14 PM
What exactly is an Apollon? Hailing from Cyprus is the least heralded member of Everton ’s Europa League group, Apollon Limassol. Founded in 1954, their fans call them Thrylos, or legend. Their crest includes the Greek deity Apollo, god of the Sun. They play in a 13, 000 seat stadium, which looks...
Everton FC Blogs - Sun Sep 3 12:00 PM
Everton new boy Nikola Vlasic says the opportunity to learn from the Club’s “big stars” is a “very big plus” and will help him become a “better player and person”. Vlasic became the Blues’ ninth arriv
Everton FC Blogs - Sun Sep 3 7:25 AM
Welcome to the ticket bulletin for Sunday 3 September. The bulletin will provide Evertonians with information on all upcoming first-team matches. For hospitality options for upcoming home games, pleas
Everton FC Blogs - Sun Sep 3 7:25 AM
Sandro Ramirez says the Premier League is “much more intense” than La Liga – and England’s top flight “suits my characteristics”. Prior to signing for Everton this summer, Spain Under-21 international
Everton FC Blogs - Sat Sep 2 11:29 PM
Ashley Williams skippered Wales to a vital World Cup qualifying victory over Austria on Saturday night. The Welsh went into the match in Cardiff buoyed by Group D rivals Republic of Ireland dropping t
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 9:00 PM
The RBM crew talk about how the Toffees rebuilt the squad over the summer It was quite a busy summer overall for Everton as they went about rebuilding the squad more in the mold of what manager Ronald Koeman and Director of Football Steve Walsh have for their vision of the club. While the Toffees...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 4:33 PM
Defender off to a great start at Goodison. Michael Keane is off to a great start to his Everton career, picking up where he left off after a strong campaign for Burnley last term. The defence has been the strongest feature for the Toffees in the early part of the season, and with fellow new man J...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 2 4:24 PM
An Everton Supporters View of Callum Connelly Vitalfootball: Ipswich: 02/09/2017 16:08:32 Well, we did not get that centre half we had all longed for on transfer deadline day but we did get a young defender on loan from Everton for the season, so how good is he?
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Sep 2 3:50 PM
The Everton midfielder, desired by Tottenham, will reassess his future in the January window. It turns out the stories about Ross Barkley on deadline day were too good to be true after all. Rumors swirled about the Everton midfielder who was the subject of long-standing interest from Tottenham Ho...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 3:31 PM
Today marks 125 years since the Grand Old Lady hosted her first game The history of Everton’s stadium is woven into the story of the club’s early days that led to move away from Anfield to a patch of land known as Mere Green Field, described at the time as having 'degenerated from a nursery into...
Soccerlens - Sat Sep 2 2:35 PM
Everton star charged with drink-driving, forward facing heavy fine along with the legal charges - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton forward Wayne Rooney was arrested for drunk-driving earlier this week and it seems that the 31-year-old might have to pay a heavy fine along with the legal...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 2:29 PM
Ronald Koeman filled significant gaps, but others still remain Everton ’s 2017 summer transfer window was weird. The early portion was great — Sandro Ramirez, Michael Keane, Davy Klaassen, and Jordan Pickford all joined, filling key holes in attack, midfield, defense, and goal. The middle portion...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 2:02 PM
Explains in tweets what really happened In a few tweets today, Ross Barkley clarified what happened on Deadline Day with his purported medical at Chelsea that he apparently walked away from. Contrary to a number of reports in the press, I did not undertake a medical with any club at any point. —...
Everton FC Blogs - Sat Sep 2 12:25 PM
Supporters attending the Bradley Lowery Celebrity Charity Match at Goodison Park on Sunday are advised to allow extra time for their journey to the game. Due to strike action by rail workers, Merseyra
Vital Football - Sat Sep 2 11:55 AM
Calvert-Lewin Makes His England U21 Mark Vitalfootball: Everton: 02/09/2017 11:35:31 Dominic Calvert-Lewin has continued a memorable year or so for Everton and England by marking his U21 debut for his country with a goal in a draw against Holland.
Everton FC Blogs - Sat Sep 2 11:33 AM
Powered by Wakelet Powered by Wakelet Reaction to yesterday’s internationals and the fallout from the summer transfer window dominate the sports pages in today’s newspapers. Everton pair Michael Kean
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 9:00 AM
There will be goals. Of the teams drawn by Everton for the UEFA Europa League, the headliner is Olympique Lyonnaise, a historic club from France. Before PSG had their current era of dominance, if was OL who won Ligue 1 seven straight times from 2001-2002 to 2007-2008. As recently as 2010 they wer...
Soccerlens - Sat Sep 2 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: Everton make Goodison bow, Bournemouth score 10 - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1892, Everton played their first ever game at Goodison Park winning 4-2 in a friendly against Bolton Wanderers. Everton’s journey from an amateur church club to one of the...
Everton FC Blogs - Sat Sep 2 7:00 AM
Welcome to the ticket bulletin for Saturday 2 September. The bulletin will provide Evertonians with information on all upcoming first-team matches. For hospitality options for upcoming home games, ple
Everton FC Blogs - Sat Sep 2 7:00 AM
Alan Stubbs has hailed Michael Keane as “the future of Everton” after the England international’s assured start to life at the heart of the Blues’ defence. Ronald Koeman has used Keane in both a conve
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Sep 2 12:22 AM
Niasse included in list along with two Under-23s With the conclusion of the summer transfer window, Everton have submitted their 25-man squad list for the 2017-18 Premier League season. Among the surprises in the squad are Oumar Niasse, Sam Byrne and Gethin Jones. Niasse has been out of favour wi...
Everton FC Blogs - Sat Sep 2 12:00 AM
Obviously I am very disappointed with the situation regarding Wayne Rooney, said Koeman. We have spoken on Tuesday and the chairman Bill Kenwright also spoke to Wayne about the situation, and in line with any disciplinary matter it will be dealt internally by the club at the appropriate t...
Daily Telegraph - 3:46 AM
Obviously I am very disappointed by the situation regarding Wayne Rooney, Koeman said.
EPL Talk - 1:20 AM
Obviously, I'm very disappointed with the situation regarding Wayne Rooney, Koeman said. In line with any disciplinary matter, this will be dealt with internally by the club at the appropriate time.
Toffeeweb - 7:27 PM
Ross came to see me on Tuesday and he explained to me why he turned down [the chance] to go to Chelsea, Koeman told the media today.
Toffeeweb - 6:39 PM