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EPL Talk - Fri Sep 8 1:20 AM
Liverpool (AFP) – Everton manager Ronald Koeman confirmed striker Wayne Rooney will play against Tottenham on Saturday despite a drink drive charge hanging over the striker. Rooney was arrested a week ago and has a court hearing on September 18th after being released on bail over the incident. Th...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Sep 7 11:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino has held his pre-match press conference ahead of Tottenham’s trip to Everton. The Spurs manager revealed Victor Wanyama will be out action for “a few weeks” with a knee injury, while Erik Lamela is expected to return to training at the beginning of October. Pochettino then spo...
Soccerlens - Thu Sep 7 9:52 PM
Tottenham boss tips Aurier to be a hit, debut at Everton unlikely, faces battle with Trippier long-term - originally posted on Sportslens.com Mauricio Pochettino has backed Serge Aurier to be a success in the Premier League, but he may have to wait to make his debut for the club. Aurier completed...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 8:41 PM
Back to the Premier League this weekend After a perfectly timed international break Everton faces the second half of their difficult opening fixture list over the next few weeks. First up though is a match against Tottenham Hotspur . The folks in North London have always given Everton a tough gam...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 7:27 PM
Birmingham got the nod over Liverpool for 2022 Despite the news from earlier today that the city of Liverpool has lost out on its 2022 Commonwealth Games bid, both the City Council and the Club have announced that this rejection does not affect the progress on the Bramley-Moore stadium in any way...
Soccerlens - Thu Sep 7 6:55 PM
Koeman makes big claim regarding summer signing, Everton fans should be excited - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton had an eventful summer as far as the transfer window is concerned. The Toffees spent a fortune trying to galvanize the squad and it seems that one particular addition has...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 6:24 PM
Time to let Wayne have a seat for a spell. Before you start screaming at the headline, calm down and read this very objectively. Okay, we good? Hear me out: Here are three reasons to give Oumar Niasse a healthy share of starts at the #9 position, ahead of Wayne Rooney . In this argument I’m assum...
Everton FC Blogs - Thu Sep 7 5:28 PM
Saturday’s visit of Tottenham Hotspur will see Everton Football Club celebrate 125 years of Goodison Park. The visit of Mauricio Pochettino’s team is our closest home fixture to 2 September – the date
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Sep 7 3:21 PM
Wanyama, Lamela, N’Koudou, and Rose are all injured for Saturday’s match at Goodison Park. Tottenham Hotspur team news is out for this Saturday’s Premier League match against Everton at Goodison Park, and despite a week off for Spurs’ injured players, it’s more of the same. The club announced via...
Everton FC Blogs - Thu Sep 7 3:09 PM
Deadline-day signing Nikola Vlasic will be part of the Everton squad to face Spurs on Saturday. Blues boss Ronald Koeman hailed the Croatian forward, who signed a five-year deal with the Blues last w
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 3:01 PM
Koeman provides update on weekend lineup Ronald Koeman provided an update today on the injury status of Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford , saying that he would be back in the lineup for this weekend’s game against Tottenham Hotspur . The goalie had been called up for England action during the i...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 2:17 PM
Manager speaks during pre-game press conference Everton take on Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday at Goodison Park, and manager Ronald Koeman spoke to the media ahead of the game in his pre-match press conference. Senegalese striker Oumar Niasse has been frozen out of the Everton setup since the arri...
Soccerlens - Thu Sep 7 2:04 PM
Pochettino without these 4 Spurs players for Everton game, predicted starting lineup & injury update - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton host Spurs in the Premier League this weekend and both teams will be desperate to get back to winning ways. It has been a rough start to the league ca...
Everton FC Blogs - Thu Sep 7 1:54 PM
Ronald Koeman will hold his pre-match press conference from 2pm this afternoon ahead of Saturday's clash with Spurs at Goodison. Watch what the Everton manager has to say live from USM Finch Farm as h
Vital Football - Thu Sep 7 1:36 PM
The Hateful Eight. Everton Injury News Vitalfootball: Everton: 07/09/2017 13:13:29 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Everton FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
Soccerlens - Thu Sep 7 12:15 PM
Paul Ince predicts Everton vs Tottenham; gives his verdict on 24-year-old ace - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Manchester United and Liverpool player, Paul Ince, has given his predictions for Express ahead of round four of Premier League matches. Everton will take on Tottenham Hotspur...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 11:47 AM
We joined forces with SB Nation’s Tottenham Hotspur blog to talk about this weekend’s match. Many thanks to Sean (GN Punk) from our fellow SB Nation blog Cartilage Free Captain for taking the time to chat with us ahead of Everton ’s home match against Tottenham Hotspur this weekend. RBM: Spurs so...
Everton FC Blogs - Thu Sep 7 11:26 AM
Everton re-enter Premier League combat when they welcome Mauricio Pochettino’s widely-lauded Tottenham Hotspur to Goodison Park on Saturday. Spurs have had a mixed start to their Premier League campai
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 10:33 AM
Answering all of your relevant, and irreverent, Everton questions. Imagine a world in which Everton spend upwards of £150 million, bring in 8 first team players and people STILL think Everton is no better off than they were in May. It exists. #Everton spent 150 million ! wtf ! And are still no be...
Vital Football - Thu Sep 7 9:57 AM
Pompey MotM against Rotherham Vitalfootball: Portsmouth: 07/09/2017 09:41:20 Ex-Everton man Kennedy, in on loan from Cardiff on deadline day, had to be content with a place among the subs against Rotherham. His impact makes it likely he'll start at Wimbledon.
Everton FC Blogs - Thu Sep 7 9:51 AM
Welcome to the ticket bulletin for Thursday 7 September. The bulletin will provide Evertonians with information on all upcoming first-team matches. For hospitality options for upcoming home games, ple
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Sep 7 9:38 AM
The international break is over, so let’s play the Toffees. Tottenham Hotspur look to get back to their winning ways this weekend with Everton, who spent nine figures overhauling their squad but got a massive amount of money for Romelu Lukaku. Joining us this week on Know Your Opponent is Chris f...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 9:00 AM
Former footballer gushing about the Toffees’ setup Former Nottingham Forest, Liverpool and Aston Villa striker Stan Collymore has weighed on latest Everton sensation Dominic Calvert-Lewin, along with praising the setup the Blues have got going with their pipeline of youngsters on the way. Calvert...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Sep 7 8:11 AM
Getting Ready for Everton This weekend we’ll be back in action in the league as we travel to Goodison Park to face a good-but-extremely-boring Everton side. My guess is that this match will be tedious and bordering on unwatchable at times because of how boring this iteration of Everton is. But pe...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 8:00 AM
Match fixing scandal causes replay in CAF. As things currently stand in group D of the CAF World Cup Qualifiers, Burkina Faso is in the pole position to make it to the FIFA World Cup. However, Senegal - home of Idrissa Gana Gueye -has been thrown a lifeline. Their 2-1 loss to South Africa from No...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 7:34 AM
In today’s links: more on Rooney and his arrest, praise for Keane from Jags, and a chance for DCL While one football season has been underway for nearly a month now, another one begins today in the United States . The kickoff of the National Football League in America means that, for some, weeken...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Sep 7 6:32 AM
Premier League meeting happens today Today could mark a significant day in not just Premier League football, but also throughout the game in Europe and further abroad as well. One of the key topics that will be brought up as the chairmen of the clubs that make up the Premier League is the proposa...
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...
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