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Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 8:32 PM
Sandro has failed to make an impact at Goodison Park, has joined Real Sociedad for the season Everton have confirmed striker Sandro Ramirez has joined Real Sociedad on a season-long loan. It is believed the La Liga side’s deal for the 23-year-old does not include an option to buy , per respected...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 8:26 PM
Taking a look at how the Toffees’ opponents did last weekend In this series we are going to be taking a look at our upcoming opponent’s last match in the Premier League. The goal is to look at how the team is currently playing to derive some insight into how Everton may attack and what the squad...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 7:23 PM
Blues’ reward for Wednesday’s Rotherham victory is the visit of the Saints Everton have been drawn at home to Southampton in the third round of the Carabao Cup. After brushing aside Rotherham United 3-1 at Goodison Park on Wednesday, the Toffees will now welcome Mark Hughes ’ men, who are current...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 4:16 PM
What this means for the out-of-favor striker. According to Paul Joyce, Sandro Ramirez has already played his last game in an Everton shirt for this season. The forward picked up an assist in Wednesday’s 3-1 win over Rotherham. Sandro Ramirez set to join Real Sociedad on season-long loan tomorrow....
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 3:55 PM
Southgate announces five changes from World Cup squad England have announced their 23-man squad for the upcoming international break, and there’s good news for one Everton player, with disappointment for another. Jordan Pickford retains his spot in the squad after grabbing the #1 jersey for the W...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 3:26 PM
What this means for the out of favor striker. According to Paul Joyce, Sandro Ramirez has already played his last game in an Everton shirt for this season. The forward picked up an assist in Wednesday’s 3-1 win over Rotherham. Sandro Ramirez set to join Real Sociedad on season-long loan tomorrow....
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 9:00 AM
Some memorable and forgettable performances as the Blues cruised into the Carabao Cup third round Predictably, Marco Silva gave his Everton starting XI a facelift for their 3-1 EFL Cup victory over Rotherham United on Wednesday. Just three players kept their place from Saturday’s 2-2 draw at AFC...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 8:00 AM
Blues came through second round test against Rotherham last night Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours Everton beat Rotherham United 3-1 last night to get their name into today’s Third Round draw of the Carabao Cup. The actual draw will be conducted during the ‘EFL Matters’, which starts a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 30 7:00 AM
Blues put away plucky Millers, but did we learn? Everton put away Rotherham United 3-1 in their Second Round Carabao Cup clash last night, but while the Blues looked mostly comfortable the Millers didn’t make it easy. Injury Crisis There appears to be a mounting injury crisis at the Toffees right...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 11:25 PM
Manager’s comments after Everton beat Rotherham in Carabao Cup Everton endured some nervy moments at Goodison Park in front of a fantastic midweek crowd of nearly 32, 000 supporters, but came away with a 3-1 win over Rotherham United today. The Blues now progress to the Third Round of the Carabao...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 10:30 PM
Blues in Carabao Cup Second Round action today Live Blog Fulltime Thoughts: No further drama as the Blues see out the remainder of the clock and seal the 3-1 win. Digne and Kenny both had good games, DCL took his opportunities too. Shame Dowell didn’t grab his chance by the scruff of the neck, bu...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 10:30 PM
Onward On a night when the match itself was perhaps a little overshadowed by the news that Everton have what feels like nearly a full starting eleven on the shelf due to injury, the Blues did what was required of them in seeing off Rotherham. The 3-1 victory moves Everton into the third round of...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 9:42 PM
Toffees up by two against Rotherham United in the Carabao Cup A bad freekick from Gylfi Sigurdsson (you don’t hear that often) landed at the feet of Lucas Digne, and his cross is headed home by Dominic Calvert-Lewin to put Everton up by two against Rotherham United . This Carabao Cup Second Round...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 9:35 PM
DCL settles any lingering nerves after Rotherham pulled one backl Rotherham United pulled one goal back with just a few minutes left in the game to make the score 2-1, but Everton then settled it with a peach of a goal for Dominic Calvert-Lewin, his second of the game. What a goal DCL 3-1 pic.twi...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 9:31 PM
Blues in Carabao Cup Second Round action today Live Blog 87’: DCL kills it off! Top left corner of the net!! 85’: Blues have been living dangerously and Rotherham make them pay for it. Zonal marking from a corner at fault again. Morgan Schneiderlin will be the last substitute today, comes on for...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 9:02 PM
Blues in Carabao Cup Second Round action today Live Blog 55’: Zouma is down injured. Looks okay, but man we’re so close to Matthew Pennington starting on Saturday with Tyias Browning on the bench. 52’: Blues the better side to start the second half, a couple of half chances so far. 46’: The secon...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 8:28 PM
Blues in Carabao Cup Second Round action today Live Blog 40’: Everton living dangerously here, the Millers have had a couple of very good chances to equalize. 31’: Sandro has found his level here, good shot from distance stings the palms of the goalie who drops it again, but dives at the feet of...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 8:27 PM
The departing Sandro Ramirez gets an assist too. After enduring a few minutes of visitors Rotherham United putting the rag-tag Everton team to the sword, the Blues are finally ahead. It was reported earlier today that Sandro Ramirez will be headed out on loan tomorrow to Real Sociedad, but not on...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 8:22 PM
Another four players added to injury list, with a fifth facing a longer-than-expected layoff If you were hoping that Saturday’s match would be the end to Everton ’s injury and suspension crisis, I’ve got bad news for you. Prior to kickoff of today’s Carabao Cup match against Rotherham, the club a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 7:51 PM
Blues in Carabao Cup Second Round action today Live Blog Kickoff: Remember, there are no broadcasters at this game, hence no legal or illegal streams Lineups: The sky is falling down for the Everton squad as the Blues drop all sorts of terrible injury prognoses for a number of players! We’ll have...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 5:53 PM
Blues in Carabao Cup Second Round action today Everton kick off their Carabao Cup campaign at home today, hosting Championship side Rotherham United in a Second Round clash. The Blues have picked up five points in three Premier League games so far, but remain unbeaten after having a man sent off...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 3:27 PM
We did a quick Q&A with a couple of Millers fans ahead of today’s Carabao Cup clash. Marco Silva will have mixed memories of the League Cup competition, after playing in the semifinals of the 2016-17 version with Hull City before getting dumped out by lower league Bristol City in the second round...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 10:46 AM
The EFL Cup is not the most glamorous trophy - but it would mean the world to Everton if they could win it It has already proven to be a season of change for Everton but if Marco Silva is to really move the club into a new era they need to break off the shackles that seem to tie...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 29 8:26 AM
Toffees in action later today in Second Round of League Cup Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours The Second Round of the Carabao Cup kicked off yesterday with some upsets. Stoke City have endured a rough start to life in the Championship, but unencumbered by the suspended Ashley Williams a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 11:03 PM
All the match info, previews, injury updates and viewing information for the Toffees first game in the League Cup Everton kick off their first cup campaign under new manager Marco Silva tomorrow in the Carabao Cup. The League Cup remains the one domestic trophy the Blues have never lifted and wil...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 6:00 PM
The much-maligned competition is the perfect opportunity for Toffees to end their wait for silverware Everton begin their Carabao Cup campaign with a game against Championship side Rotherham at Goodison Park. The Toffees go into the game unbeaten so far this season but hold a sense of frustration...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 5:42 PM
Toffees manager is a fan of the Senegalese striker The Turkish rumour mill never seems to stop turning, and Sport Witness picked up a story from media outlet Milliyet saying that Marco Silva has blocked Everton forward Oumar Niasse from leaving the club during this transfer window for Galatasaray...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 4:32 PM
This is really, really funny. Jose Mourinho’s third season syndrome is reaching a fever pitch of mindless temper tantrums and the usual utter refusal to accept even the slightest bit of blame for anything. Despite having one of the most expensive squads in all of Europe, it is apparently not his...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 4:00 PM
This is the one trophy the Toffees have never won, but there’s more to it than that. As we’re constantly reminded by the other lot from across the park, it’s been 23 years since Everton last held a piece of silverware aloft. Not since 1939 to 1963 have Everton gone through such a drought. And tha...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 3:09 PM
Chelsea loanee in line for first Blues start against Rotherham on Wednesday Everton central defender Kurt Zouma is relishing making his Goodison Park bow in tomorrow’s Carabao Cup tie against Rotherham United. Zouma, who joined the Blues on a season-long loan from Chelsea , replaced the injured M...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 3:00 PM
To the League Cup! Everton ’s midweek match against Rotherham represents a good opportunity to not only notch the club’s second win of the season, but also to involve some young players and new signings. Unfortunately, a host of unavailable players - Phil Jagielka , Michael Keane, Yerry Mina, Mor...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 1:47 PM
It all starts with who he replaced. It’s always good for a player to get a chance at his first national team cap, even if it is just a friendly. Richarlison has been called up to replace the injured Pedro, a 21 year old who plays for Fluminense. This fact immediately puts Richarlison’s place in t...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 12:16 PM
Misfiring Spanish forward looks destined for a return to his homeland Real Sociedad are the latest club to be linked with Everton striker Sandro Ramirez. Ramirez, who has supposedly attracted interest from fellow La Liga outfit Celta Vigo Televisión de Galicia , is now said to be a target for t...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 9:00 AM
Winger relishing the high intensity approach of the new man Theo Walcott has been in sparkling form for Everton to start off this new season, so much so that his name is being floated for an England recall for the upcoming transfer window . The winger has now bagged goals in two straight games fo...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 28 8:13 AM
Busy week ahead for Marco Silva’s short-staffed squad Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours Midweek games mean you don’t have to wait too long to watch Everton in action - the Blues will host Rotherham tomorrow in a Carabao Cup Second Round fixture. Here are some players who haven’t gotten...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 11:55 PM
Just reward for winger who has been in sparkling form Everton winger Richarlison has finally had his dream come true. The youngster grew up watching the exploits of the Seleção and wanted nothing more than to represent his nation at the senior level. When the national team was announced on the da...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 5:02 PM
That’s right - we took the leap. At Royal Blue Mersey, we love to be on the cutting edge of Everton coverage. The staff here does our best to bring you news and analysis in an efficient and thoughtful way, and that’s why we’ve decided to start our first podcast, many years after they became cool....
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 4:44 PM
All transfer activity will come to a close on Friday evening While the Premier League transfer window closed before the first game of the season earlier this month, there continues to be transfer activity as lower division clubs can still bring in players on loan right until the end of the month....
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 2:16 PM
How did Everton’s loan players get on over the weekend? Everton now have a remarkable 12 players out on loan – with the potential for a couple more players to be added to that list in the next few days. Some of the players should still have a future at Goodison Park, while others are just ticking...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 2:14 PM
Reason for concern or just plain unlucky? Everton Ladies started their Continental Cup campaign off on the wrong foot on Sunday, going down 1-0 to Durham. The Blue Girls started brightly but found themselves behind early in the first half when Wildcats forward Zoe Ness was able to capitalize on a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 1:04 PM
Blues have been able to recover from red cards in two away games Everton have had to face quite a bit of adversity very early on this season, with a man sent off in the first half of both their away games so far. While it is commendable to come away unbeaten in both those fixtures with a point ea...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 9:00 AM
Theo Walcott is focusing on Everton, but hasn’t given up on England dream Theo Walcott is loving life at Everton under Marco Silva, and has started the season off with a bang. The winger has two goals and an assist with four shots in the three games he’s played so far. His sparkling form has brou...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 27 7:59 AM
Marco Silva is going to have to be creative in distributing player workloads this week Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours We saw some good things over the weekend, and some not so good as Everton drew 2-2 away at AFC Bournemouth . All the headlines and stories from thee game are here in...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 26 7:03 PM
It was an up and down match for the Toffees, but one that ultimately left a bad taste. After two weeks of almost exclusively feeling good to start the season, Everton faced its first real setback on Saturday against AFC Bournemouth . Up two goals in a 10-v-10 match with 25 minutes to play, the To...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 26 12:40 PM
Defender clashed heads with team-mate Idrissa Gueye in draw with the Cherries Everton central defender Michael Keane has sustained a small hairline fracture of the skull after clashing heads with Idrissa Gueye in Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Bournemouth. Keane, who had earlier headed the Blues into a 2...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 26 12:00 PM
What did we learn from the dramatic game on the South Coast? Another early red card, another lead lost, but what can we take from Everton ’s 2-2 draw at AFC Bournemouth , in a game full of controversy? Let’s have a look at the numbers… Keane Impresses Dominant display from centre-half After a tou...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 26 10:00 AM
For the amount of money on offer, Everton can’t say no if winger wants away As the Allman Brothers Band famously sang, you can’t lose what you never had. They were not, of course, referring to the peculiar tale of Ademola Lookman’s short Everton spell, but they might as well have been. It is 19 m...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 26 8:32 AM
Three thoughts from Everton’s draw at Bournemouth Seeing Red Richarlison has shown off his best traits in his first two matches with Everton , but against AFC Bournemouth he also showed off his worst. Following a largely pedestrian 40 minutes, Richarlison got face-to-face with Cherries fullback A...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 6:46 PM
Blues boss felt Brazilian had red coming to him following clash with Bournemouth’s Adam Smith Everton manager Marco Silva admitted his disappointment with winger Richarlison after his sending-off in today’s 2-2 draw at AFC Bournemouth . The Brazilian received a straight red card shortly before th...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 5:57 PM
Manager Marco Silva provides update on player’s condition Everton defender Michael Keane was stretchered off immobile after a late clash of heads with teammate Idrissa Gueye in today’s 2-2 draw at AFC Bournemouth . He appeared to be unconscious for a few seconds, and certainly appeared to have su...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 5:49 PM
Grade the Everton players and manager on their performance today Who was your Everton Man of the Match in today’s game against AFC Bournemouth ? Vote on the grades here on how the players and manager did. If this poll is not showing up on your screen, please click here to go and grade the players...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 5:49 PM
Fantastic finish from the winger followed by more setpiece trickery Everton finished the first half down a man after Richarlison was sent off for a petulant flick of the head at Adam Smith, but the AFC Bournemouth fullback got his comeuppance later getting a red card himself for pulling down Theo...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 5:49 PM
What just happened? The first thing you should know is that a great many things happened in Everton ’s match today. The second thing you should know is that the spoils were shared, taking the Blues to 5 points from 3 matches on the season. Beyond that, the details are foggy. There was a disciplin...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 4:49 PM
Petulant little flick of the head, but well-acted from Adam Smith. AFC Bournemouth defender Adam Smith turned into famous actor Adam West late in the first half for the acting job he pulled to get Richarlison sent off. Everton held on to go to the break still tied 0-0 despite controlling most of...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 2:12 PM
Winger moves to Villa Park having yet to feature for Everton this season Everton winger Yannick Bolasie has completed a deal for a season-long loan to Aston Villa . Bolasie, 29, chose Villa over a similar move to fellow Championship side Middlesbrough after being told by new Blues boss Marco Silv...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 1:00 PM
The Toffees play their third game of the season, away at the Cherries this time Everton travel south to AFC Bournemouth to take on Toffees’ fan Eddie Howe and his surprising side who have won both their games so far. The Blues have picked up four points so far from an opening day draw at Wolverha...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 11:00 AM
Who’s in and who’s out for today’s game at the Cherries? Everton are away again this weekend, playing their third Premier League game of the season at AFC Bournemouth . The Blues will be missing key midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin who left the game against Southampton last week after just twenty m...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 25 9:00 AM
Lookman will not travel to Bournemouth with Everton squad It appears the long-drawn saga of Ademola Lookman moving to RB Leipzig is drawing to a profitable conclusion for Everton . As reported by the Mirror , the German club have now submitted a fourth offer for the player, this time for a hefty...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 6:56 PM
Misfiring forward could be set for return to Spain after miserable spell in England Everton striker Sandro Ramirez has been linked with a move to Spanish club Celta Vigo. Sandro, 23, has struggled since his £5.2m move to Merseyside from Malaga last summer, scoring once in 15 Blues appearances, an...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 3:30 PM
To the coast! Everton travel to their second away match of the season with the wind proverbially in their sails. Sure, there are some injury issues, but the team is playing great football, and for once, there’s optimism in the air. Knowing Everton like I do, that probably means there’s a 4-1 loss...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 1:12 PM
A seriously light-hearted look at all things Everton. It’s nice to be proud of Everton again. For the first time in a long time I am genuinely excited about the upcoming match. Not because I am entirely certain we will win (I’m not), but because I know our manager will have a reasonable and compr...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 1:04 PM
Two teams put their unbeaten records on the line at the Vitality Stadium Everton travel to the south coast to play Bournemouth with both sides unbeaten so far this season. The Toffees have collected four points from their opening two games while Eddie Howe’s side can boast a 100% record following...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 11:35 AM
How will the Toffees handle the double matchweek? Everton ’s start to the season has given us reason to be downright optimistic about things going forward. It’s a weird sensation, eh? The RBM staffers carried that optimism into last week’s match against Southampton — and it turned out to be perfe...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 10:34 AM
New kit had already been seen on sale ahead of official announcement Everton have officially launched their new 2018-19 third kit - though most Evertonians are familiar with its design. Keeping kit designs secret is always difficult in this age of social media, where a covert photograph in a fact...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 10:34 AM
Manager commends Sigurdsson and Richarlison for their great form Two games into the new Premier League season and two of the most expensive players in Everton history are living up to their hefty pricetags so far. Richarlison scored a brace in the season opener at Wolverhampton Wanderers to get n...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 8:29 AM
Manager happy with striker despite lack of goals Cenk Tosun has been unfortunate to not score yet this season, but Everton manager Marco Silva insists that the striker has been on good form and the goals will come. The Turkish forward has played his heart out but is yet to add to the five goals h...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 24 7:00 AM
Might be another few weeks before we see Mina & Gomes with Bernard’s timeline unknown Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours Marco Silva held his pre-match press conference yesterday and he had some interesting things to say, especially around the new players the Blues signed this summer. It...