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Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 11:26 PM
Take a bow Brands.. over to you Silvarands.. over to you Silva 10:30pm BST / 5:30pm EST Alan Myers has left Finch Farm, which tells us we’re done for the night here. If Kurt Zouma’s loan deal fell through, then we would’ve heard something, so no news is good news in this case. Besides, if we’ve l...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 10:39 PM
This move was really inevitable. Barcelona bought Yerry Mina for about £10m in January. It became clear very quickly that the player was not ready to contribute at one of the biggest clubs in the world, even though his potential is still there at just 23 years old. What Barca needed was a club wh...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 10:14 PM
What exactly have Marco Silva and Marcel Brands achieved? Do you feel that? That strange, foreign feeling deep in your heart? That’s hope. There’s hope at Everton again after a strong summer transfer window that has brought several talented players to Goodison Park days before the start of the 20...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 8:54 PM
Blues’ new defender has picked his number Everton today completed the signing of Colombian defender Yerry Mina from Barcelona The player will wear the #13 shirt for the Toffees, after previously wearing the #24 for Barcelona and #26 before that for Palmeiras. In his last Colombia appearance, at t...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 8:54 PM
Blues’ new midfielder has picked his number Everton today added Andre Gomes on loan from Barcelona. The player will wear the #8 shirt for the Toffees, after previously wearing the #21 for both Barcelona and Valencia before that. He wore the #30 for Benfica when he played in Portugal. In his last...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 8:28 PM
Defender will improve slow Everton backline Everton manager Marco Silva is thrilled to add Colombia and Barcelona defender Yerry Mina to the ranks at the Blues. Speaking after signing the 23-year-old on a permanent contract, Silva said: Mina is a quality player, a good defender, strong in the cha...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 8:08 PM
Midfielder adds some quality depth to the squad Everton manager Marco Silva has been a big reason why a number of transfers this summer have gone through. Today his countryman and Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes became the latest. Speaking after signing on with the Blues on a year-long loan, Gom...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 7:00 PM
Nikola Vlasic gathering some interest from abroad Marcel Brands’ mission to trim the Everton squad continues in great earnest, with fringe player Nikola Vlasic still likely to leave the club. The Croatian youngster had been linked with going to Newcastle on loan earlier in the transfer window , b...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 6:02 PM
All the rumours, deals, activity and more as they happen 6:00pm BST / 1:00pm EST Nikola Vlasic is getting some interest from Russia. The Blues can still send him out even with the window closed. Everton have submitted a deal sheet for Zouma loan transfer and have until 7pm to conclude. CSKA Mosco...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 5:34 PM
Bosnia international seemed set to return to Boro after joining on loan in January Midfielder Muhamed Besic will stay at Everton after a permanent deadline day move to Middlesbrough broke down, according to Alan Myers on Sky Sports. A fee of £6 million had been agreed between the two clubs earlie...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 5:21 PM
Portuguese midfielder joins the Blues from Barcelona Everton and Barcelona have been on good terms in recent years, and the Blues have added another player from Barca’s ranks after already bringing over defenders Lucas Digne and Yerry Mina this summer. Andre Gomes has joined Everton on loan for t...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 5:21 PM
Colombian World Cup star completes transfer from Barcelona It took much longer than it should have in all honesty, but Yerry Mina is finally an Everton player after undergoing a medical in Spain earlier today. Mina joins on a transfer fee worth 30.25 million euros, with 1.5 million in bonuses. Th...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 5:21 PM
Blues’ new winger has picked his number Everton today completed the signing of free agent Brazilian winger Bernard on a five-year deal. The player will wear the #20 shirt for the Toffees, after previously wearing the #10 for Shakhtar Donetsk for the last five seasons. In his last Brazil appearanc...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 5:21 PM
Boss delighted at capture of Brazilian Everton manager Marco Silva has expressed his delight at the free transfer signing of Brazilian winger Bernard. The 25-year-old has signed a four-year deal to become Silva’s fourth signing of the summer. Speaking about the deal, Silva said : Bernard is a qui...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 5:21 PM
Brazilian completes free transfer move to Goodison Park Everton have confirmed the signing of Brazilian forward Bernard in a deal that has taken everyone by surprise. The 25-year-old has signed a five-year deal at Goodison Park to become Marco Silva’s fourth signing of the summer after the arriva...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 4:15 PM
Everything is happening It’s starting to look as if Everton will sign not one, but two central defenders on deadline day. With the purchase of Yerry Mina just about wrapped up, L’Equipe report that a loan agreement with Chelsea has been reached for the promising young Frenchman Kurt Zouma. Breaki...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 2:31 PM
It’s good to see their Everton careers extended. Young Everton ians Kieran Dowell and Callum Connolly have both signed new three year deals with the club, with the latter going out immediately on loan to Wigan Athletic . | @kierandowell1 and @Callum1connolly have signed new three-year deals with...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 2:31 PM
Callum Connolly to join Wigan Athletic Everton continue their squad management ahead of the new Premier League season by sending out youngster Callum Connolly on loan to Wigan Athletic . The Latics earned promotion back into the Championship last season and will be looking to consolidate their pl...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 1:40 PM
It was promising to be a busy day and it’s already delivering There was still a lot of work to do for Marcel Brands and Marco Silva coming into Deadline Day today, with a number of fringe players still on the squad who needed to be sent out while there were still holes in the roster that needed p...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 12:36 PM
After two years at Goodison Park, the winger looks set for a deadline day departure Three clubs are reportedly keen on taking out-of-favour winger Yannick Bolasie from Everton . Burnley are said to be working on a loan move for Bolasie, 29, but face competition from former club Crystal Palace Mi...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 12:36 PM
Things are ramping up. Everton have some representatives in Barcelona today, and they are doing the business. Just a few days after securing Lucas Digne, it now appears that they will come home with both Yerry Mina on a permanent transfer and midfielder Andre Gomes on loan. According to Mundo Dep...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 12:17 PM
Huge news At long last, our national nightmare is over. According to Alan Myers on Sky Sports this morning and confirmed on their website , Everton youngster Ademola Lookman will not get a transfer to RB Leipzig or anywhere else this summer. Ademola Lookman is staying at Everton, ending a summer...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 11:28 AM
We’ve got a live one! After dragging on for ages, it seems that Everton and Barcelona have finally been able to push a deal for Yerry Mina across the line. According to Sky Sports , the Colombian center back is currently taking his Everton medical in Spain. Everton officials are in Barcelona tryi...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 10:58 AM
Besic is piquing the interest of both Leeds and Boro Muhamed Besic is garnering quite a bit of interest this morning, with both Leeds United and Middlesbrough both in for the Everton midfielder. Earlier we heard that Leeds were interested in the player with their manager Marcelo Bielsa identifyin...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 8:28 AM
Sandro set to stay at Everton - for now Sandro Ramirez is unlikely to leave Everton before today’s transfer deadline - but could still leave the club before the end of the month. The Echo is reporting that Everton are struggling to find an English club who will take Sandro on loan before tonight’...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 7:00 AM
All the rumours, deals, activity and more as they happen Transfer Deadline Day can be one of the most exciting days of the year in the football calendar, especially if your team is going to be active like we expect Everton to be. The Toffees have already bought and loaned out a handful of players...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Aug 9 4:00 AM
It’s like football Christmas! Transfer Deadline Day, especially the summer version, is basically like Christmas Day. You hope you’re going to get something nice, but you have to be ready for a complete dud as well. If you’re particularly lucky, you’re getting a number of shiny new gifts and even...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 8 8:48 PM
The Blues have been linked with a number of midfielders in this last week From the rumours that are swirling around Everton ’s transfer activity, it appears Marco Silva is looking to add a central midfielder to bolster the Toffees’ middle. However, the list of four names we’ve seen linked over th...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 8 5:00 PM
Peering into the future for a look at Everton’s potential rise The ball skips across the Wembley Stadium grass on a direct line at Richarlison, who deftly welcomes it with the inside of his left foot. Stationed out at his customary left wing position, the Brazilian winger’s boots are dusted with...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 8 5:00 PM
Peering into the future for a look at Everton’s potential downfall The date is April 20, 2019. The Goodison Park faithful sit in stunned silence as the gravity, humility, and irony of the moment sets in. 17th-place Everton have just been beaten 5-0 by Jose Mourinho’s side at home. Romelu Lukaku n...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 8 4:23 PM
Plus other revelations from the Brazilian’s first Everton press conference Richarlison’s arrival on Goodison a few weeks ago kicked off the Toffees summer signings. While there were initial concerns about the price paid for a player who struggled on the back end of the last season, the Brazilian...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 8 7:30 AM
Bernard? Mina? Zouma? Player X? Player Y? Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours Still no signing for the Blues, but then will today be the day? There were some rumours that Bernard was at Finch Farm for his medical yesterday, but that was only from Italian media, so we’ll wait to have local...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 8 6:33 AM
All four of the new signings got playing time Everton Ladies are getting the star treatment in a friendly tournament in Gibraltar. They got some precious game time minutes in too with a 6-0 win over LA Salsa on Monday. The Blue Girls came out victorious against the American non-league team, so it...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 11:55 PM
Everton continue to be frustrated in their hunt for a new centre back Everton are considering a loan move for Chelsea ’s Kurt Zouma as Marco Silva desperately looks to bolster his defensive options before the transfer deadline. T he Daily Mirror is reporting that Everton are “increasingly confide...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 4:38 PM
There’s quite a few. Lets talk about them. As our season preview turns towards home, we wanted to do something a little differently. Last season we previewed the U23 squad as a whole , but with so many players shuttling between the youth and senior sides, it was time to change it up. Inspired by...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 4:00 PM
The latest batch of live Premier League games have been revealed The Premier League today revealed its televised games for October and November, with three Everton matches selected for live coverage. The Blues’ first change sees the visit of Crystal Palace moved to Sunday, October 21, scheduled f...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 1:30 PM
Strong business relationship between tycoon and Moshiri endures Everton fans woke up Tuesday morning to the news that the Blues could potentially have a second financier join the Board, one whose fortune dwarfs the current majority owner’s. Minority owner Alisher Usmanov is being bought out at Ar...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 1:06 PM
Boro are latest club looking at Bolasie Just a couple of days after being linked with a surprising return to his former side Crystal Palace , word now is that Middlesbrough in the Championship are looking at Yannick Bolasie. Flush with cash after selling prodigious dribbler Adama Traore to Wolver...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 9:43 AM
How about we go about this summer quite differently from last year Imagine a preseason where transfer business is done early, tonnes of money is spent on world stars and promising talent, while on the field the team goes unbeaten ahead of the new season. Well, that’s what happened at Goodison Par...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 8:00 AM
Everton begin another new era, but if the future is to be bright, it’s time to leave the past behind The last five years have brought all manner of change at Everton . New seasons have seen a new owner, new managers, new ideas, new players, but with each campaign there has been one constant: same...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 7:33 AM
It was another day of feverish activity, what will today bring? Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours What a day yesterday was, and we still have a couple more before transfer deadline day! First it looked like Everton had basically signed Yerry Mina. RBM He was even followed on social...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 7 6:00 AM
Barcelona look like pushing for the highest bid despite the player’s wishes Just when it was looking like it was finally all done bar the official announcement, there’s been another twist in the tale, again. As of Sunday evening it looked like Everton and Barcelona had come to an agreement over a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 6 7:45 PM
Free agent could be headed to Goodison Park Everton have made a move for Bernard, who is a free agent after his contract expired at Shakhtar Donetsk at the end of the 2017-18 season. The winger had been previously linked with the Blues when it looked like the Ukrainian side’s manager Paulo Fonsec...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 6 6:17 PM
Toffees repel advances for England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford Much like Everton , Chelsea enter the season with a lot of uncertainty over a number of positions and a new manager in place. Two of their best players, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard , have been long-term targets for Real...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 6 5:10 PM
Winger could be going back from whence he came. I like Yannick Bolasie way more than his talent justifies. He’s a great locker room presence, always seems to be smiling, and you never know what he’s going to just try out on a football pitch. Because of that, it is with great regret that I see him...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 6 9:27 AM
Manager talks about the squad needs, and provides update on Holgate Everton are certainly leaving their transfer market activity late this summer. After Marcel Brands and Marco Silva had stated earlier that the priority would be to offload deadwood and build a younger, faster squad, the Blues hav...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 6 7:00 AM
Just a few days left in the transfer window Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours It was a mostly quiet Sunday with not much going on in transfer rumour activity, until later in the day when the news broke that Yerry Mina could be on his way to Everton after the Blues agreed a fee with Barc...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 6 6:25 AM
RB Leipzig keep coming back with offers The Ademola Lookman saga at Everton has rumbled on in the background all summer long. After being alienated last season by Sam Allardyce , the young winger went off to RB Leipzig on loan in January in spite of Big Sam’s insistence that he stay in England. A...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 5 11:27 PM
Mina set to bolster the Toffees’ fragile backline Everton are closing in on a deal to sign Colombia defender Yerry Mina from Barcelona for a fee in the region of £28million. Catalan daily Sport reports that Mina will sign a five-year deal at Goodison Park and become Marco Silva’s third signing of...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 4 7:41 PM
Manager acknowledges progress, but important week coming up for the Blues Everton lost at home to Valencia in their final preseason game ahead of the new Premier League season. The Blues conceded thrice from silly mistakes in the back again to fall 3-2 and after the game manager Marco Silva ackno...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 4 5:42 PM
Immediate transfer market activity required Everton finished their seven-match preseason with yet another defeat, primarily because of yet more shambolic defending. This time it was at the home debuts for Marco Silva, Richarlison and Lucas Digne, losing 3-2 to Valencia at Goodison Park. The Blues...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 4 4:19 PM
Proper striker’s finish from Cenk, good centerhalf’s header from Keane Everton 0-1 Valencia , 11’ The Blues are behind early, again. A deep cross from the left goes over Baines, and Keane is slow to react and pick up the man behind who centers for Moreno to hammer home. Everton’s defending still...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 4 1:34 PM
Last preseason game marks Goodison debut for Silva, Richarlison & Digne Everton will play their seventh and last preseason friendly today, hosting La Liga side Valencia . The first game of the season at Goodison Park will mark the home debut for manager Marco Silva, and new signings Richarlison a...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 4 10:20 AM
Troubled winger shown the door at Everton Everton have confirmed that Kevin Mirallas will be going to Fiorentina on loan for the season subject to a medical. The Belgian winger was back in the news earlier this week after being named as one of four players who were asked to train away from the ma...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 4 9:22 AM
A seriously light-hearted look at all things Everton. If Marco Silva and Marcel Brands make one more intelligent move I won’t be able to stop myself. I’m ready to do it. I swear I will. I know it won’t be smart, but I’ll still do it. I can’t help myself. I’ll HAVE to. I’ll no other other choice b...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 6:36 PM
Time is running out if Marco Silva is to strengthen his squad Everton look to have made Jamaal Lascelles their number one defensive target but face a battle to land the defender as the clock ticks down towards the transfer deadline. Lascelles has been on Everton’s radar for most of the summer but...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 5:19 PM
Blues sign Joao Virginia for Under-23s from the Gunners Everton have announced the signing of young goalkeeper Joao Virginia from Arsenal . The Portuguese stopper has signed a 3 year deal with the Blues, and looks likely to replace Mateusz Hewelt in the U-23 squad. | Welcome to Everton, Joao Virg...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 4:11 PM
Blues’ new leftback speaks at first press conference New Everton signing Lucas Digne is already making an impression with the Blues, and what better way to do it than to respond to jibes Liverpool supporters have been taking at him. The leftback has a tattoo around his upper chest that reads “I N...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 3:01 PM
A look at who to buy and who to avoid in fantasy football Players to buy Richarlison - £6.5 Everton ’s most expensive off-season addition appears to be the most promising for fantasy purposes. With five goals, eight assists and eight clean sheets, Richarlison is far and away the best out-field op...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 2:39 PM
Blues being linked with West Ham’s Reece Oxford Reece Oxford , after becoming West Ham’s youngest ever senior team player, has somewhat fallen off the radar. However, Sky Sports are reporting Everton are looking to snap him up for just £3m while the Hammers are quoting a price of £10m for the pro...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 2:39 PM
Antonee ‘Jedi’ Robinson headed to Wigan for the season Once Everton confirmed the signing of leftback Lucas Digne to backup Leighton Baines , it was clear that starlet Antonee Robinson would be sent on loan again this season to continue to develop. Both Bolton Wanderers where he spent the 2017-18...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 1:54 PM
Some interesting names and changes in there Everton have announced the official squad number list for the upcoming season a week before the Blues first Premier League game of the 2018-19 season at Wolverhampton Wanderers. There are a total of five shirt number changes for players still in the squ...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Aug 3 7:34 AM
Lots more outgoing players expected, but who’ll be coming in? Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours Marcel Brands had said that he would be trimming the squad this summer and is living up to his promise. The day started with the news that four players had been asked to train separately from...