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Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Nov 6 9:00 AM
Good effort by Blue Girls Everton Ladies suffered their first Continental Cup loss today, going down 2-1 against Manchester City Women at Academy Stadium. The WSL 1 champions are a strong side and have yet to lose a game this season but the Toffees put in a good effort. Izzy Christiansen scored t...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Oct 19 7:07 AM
Apparently young defenders do exist, and the Blues are looking Ruben Vinagre is a staple of the Portugal national team’s youth setup and has been playing very well for Wolverhampton . So well, in fact, that he is drawing the attention of some big clubs, including Arsenal and Manchester City . Wit...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri Oct 13 8:37 AM
The kids are back in action with a clash of Premier League giants between two U23 sides. Roles are reversed in this Premier League 2 clash. For the senior teams, the Cityzens are the superior side. But the Toffees are one of the best U23 teams in England . Going into this game, both squads have p...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Oct 7 4:25 AM
The Blue Girls take on the Citizens in the WSL There is a big Everton Ladies home game Saturday at 7 pm (BST) 2 pm (ET) against Manchester City and you can watch it on the WSL Facebook page ! Man City is one of the best teams in the world, but Everton Ladies are ready for the challenge. The...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 29 7:54 PM
Ronald Koeman tried to replicate his team’s success against Manchester City, but it didn’t work out A trip to Stamford Bridge to play Chelsea just days after a do-or-die trip to Croatia was always going to be a massive challenge, and for a lot of reasons, Everton simply wasn’t up to that challeng...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 23 7:06 PM
Koeman’s plan worked to perfection in the opening 45, but he failed to adjust to a changing match These tactical analysis pieces are so much simpler to write when Ronald Koeman either does blatantly well or blatantly poorly in the way he sets Everton out against its opponents. But, things get a l...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 23 6:49 PM
Your votes are in, and the Man of the Match was unanimous Often last season when Everton put in a shift as a team it was difficult for fans to choose the ‘Man of the Match’, with a number of players grading high. Monday’s game was similar, with the Blues working hard all game long and some stella...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 23 7:00 AM
In today’s links: more from Manchester City, the evolution of Tom Davies and quotes from around the club It feels like Everton are constantly playing games. Already, we are on the eve of yet another big match early in the season for the Blues. Despite all of the big signings this summer, injuries...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 22 7:03 PM
All the goals, saves, chances and more Everton came away with a 1-1 draw at the Etihad against Manchester City , in an inconsistently-officiated game by referee Bobby Madley. The Blues drew first blood with Wayne Rooney slotting home his second goal of the campaign from a well-worked move by Domi...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 22 9:00 AM
Three thoughts from a chippy draw at the Etihad Bookings abound for both sides Both Everton and Man City fell victim to controversial second yellow cards in a match that featured seven bookings, four of which added up to red cards. Kyle Walker felt the wrath of referee Robert Madley. A mere two m...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Aug 22 7:00 AM
In today’s links: follow up on Manchester City, Coleman pays for two fans’ trip to Croatia, Kalinic heads to Italy What a whirlwind! It wasn’t pretty, and it was probably a little disappointing, but at the end of the day, a point at Manchester City is a solid result. We now turn our attention to...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 11:39 PM
Rooney’s 200th league goal claims hard earned point at the Etihad Stadium Wayne Rooney made it two in two and became only the second player to reach 200 Premier League goals as he secured a point for Everton this evening. Ronald Koeman approached the game defensively going with 5 at the back and...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 10:51 PM
Yellow cards cannot be appealed unfortunately Everton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin was sent off away at Manchester City after collecting his second booking late into the game. Referee Bobby Madley did not hesitate to pull out the yellow card despite it being quite clear even to the naked eye th...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 10:31 PM
Vote on the player performances from today’s game Everton will be relieved to take home a point, but at the same time unhappy that a chance at all three was thrown away after a stellar defensive effort in a 1-1 draw away at Manchester City . Ronald Koeman started off with Sandro Ramirez not even...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 10:31 PM
Morgan Schneiderlin sees red in wild match. And exhale. If you’d told Everton ians before the match that they’d escape the Etihad with a point, just about everyone would have taken it. However, after Wayne Rooney finished a lovely team move early in the match, and with Kyle Walker being sent off...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 11:31 AM
A horoscope for Everton on how the eclipse will affect the game Our resident psychic Rachel takes a lighthearted look at what Monday’s total solar eclipse that will sweep across the United States and into the Atlantic Ocean could mean for the Blues and talisman Wayne Rooney. Everton ’s game on Mo...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 9:43 AM
Who’s in and who’s out for Everton at Manchester City today Everton will play three consecutive away games in a matter of six days, and will get it all started with a quick trip up M62 to take on Manchester City . Spanish forward Sandro Ramirez missed out on Thursday’s Europa League clash against...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 7:00 AM
In today’s links: Manchester City previews, Sigurdsson’s expectations and Everton excitement It’s match day! the early returns from this season have been great for Everton, but they face a tough test on Monday. They will be wearing their purple third kit, Gylfi Sigurdsson may get his debut, and o...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 3:36 AM
Two clubs with big expectations take center stage on Monday night football at the Etihad. Everton ’s opening day win over Stoke City was huge. They scrapped by with a 1-0 victory thanks to Wayne Rooney , but the boys looked lively mid-week against Hajduk Split. Now the Toffees begin a tough stret...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 20 9:03 PM
The Toffees have won every game so far but face a daunting test against title favourites Manchester City Everton may have made their best start to a season in 39 years but the opposition they have faced so far pales into insignificance compared to the challenge that awaits them at the Etihad Stad...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 20 8:35 PM
Blues face short ride up the M62 to take on Mancunians Everton travel to Manchester City on Monday for the first of three away games in six days. All the stories from the first of the trio, away at City are all located right here.
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 20 4:44 PM
Staff confidence in Everton is low ahead of Etihad trip The RBM Writer Prediction League is back in full swing as we head into our second week of the season. Our writers had their first crack at prognostications ahead of last week’s match against Stoke City , and this week they’ve got much toughe...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sun Aug 20 10:00 AM
Three things to watch out for on Monday Everton travel to Manchester City on Monday for a tough early-season challenge in the Premier League - here are three things to keep an eye out for. Can Everton put together a full 90 minute performance? We’ve seen Everton play brilliantly at times this yea...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 19 3:59 PM
Assessing the Blues’ personnel options ahead of their game at the Etihad. Everton head to the Etihad on Monday in fairly good form. They’ve yet to concede this season, and have won four competitive games in a row. Manchester City are a different type of challenge, though, and one where both Ronal...
Royal Blue Mersey - Sat Aug 19 10:30 AM
Early appearance for purple outfit Everton will wear their new third kit in just the second game of the Premier League season, away at Manchester City on Monday. | Our third kit will be worn for the first time on Monday at @ManCity - will it also be a debut for Gylfi? Buy ➡️ https://t.co/1XUL1vDq...
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Jul 10 10:42 PM
Blues are being linked on Bosnian radio with Edin Dzeko With the expected departure of Romelu Lukaku finally complete, Everton can go about the business of finding their spearhead for next season. While Wayne Rooney and Sandro Ramirez have already been locked up to contracts, neither is the solut...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri May 19 5:13 PM
The search to replace or supplement Romelu Lukaku rolls on. Kylian Mbappe. Marcus Rashford. Kasper Dolberg. Gabriel Jesus. There are a handful of tantalizingly good young forwards plying their trade across Europe these days, and Manchester City ’s Kelechi Iheanacho, on talent and production, dese...
Royal Blue Mersey - Fri May 5 10:04 PM
League slaps ban and fine for breach of League rules The Premier League have levied a two year ban on signing youth players for Manchester City following an investigation into accusations of the club ‘tapping up’ youngsters on other clubs, one of them being an 11-year-old Everton youth. As report...
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Jan 24 2:50 PM
19-year-old defender’s contract ends this season Manchester City find themselves in a bit of a quandary over their Academy prospect Oluwatosin ‘Tosin’ Adarabioyo, and Everton are looking to swoop in and solve the problem for them. The 19-year-old defender has been on the fringes of the City first...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Jan 18 6:39 PM
Sunday’s glorious win cannot be a flash in the pan Ronald Koeman angrily laid down the gauntlet to the board and his players in the wake of their disappointing FA Cup surrender to Leicester. The board responded by delivering a new £24m midfielder while the team turned into the sort of performance...