Make or break Festive Season for Everton

As Christmas approaches, all Evertonian’s have been given the gift of hope from Santa Martinez, with Champions League qualification a real possibility. As Everton approach the half way mark of the season, Martinez’s blues are in true contention at the top of the table, mixing it with the big boys of the Premier League. However, … Continue reading Make or break Festive Season for Everton

Would the Europa league be good for Everton next season?

The way Everton have started under Roberto Martinez has been of a very positive nature; after 11 matches, Everton have 5 wins, 5 draws and only the 1 loss during their Premier League season. Due to this solid start, optimism on the blue half of Merseyside continues to be on the rise, and with it, … Continue reading Would the Europa league be good for Everton next season?

Deadline Day Signings Outshining the Early Goodison Arrivals

A recent survey conducted by the Liverpool Echo has shown that 98% of Everton fans think they are witnessing a better style of football this season than any of the 11 years that they saw under David Moyes, and the likelihood is, the same 98% will agree that it has been a positive start to … Continue reading Deadline Day Signings Outshining the Early Goodison Arrivals

Do Everton really have the footballers to play out from the back?

Martinez has the philosophy wherever he has managed to play out from the back, this even includes the goalkeeper. Last year we saw the risk of Martinez’ philosophy, with Wigan conceding several goals from sloppy defensive mistakes. Early on this season Everton have not conceded from a footballing error, but there has certainly been an … Continue reading Do Everton really have the footballers to play out from the back?

Martinez vs Moyes – A transfer market comparison

Deadline day was a chaotic 24 hours for both the new and old Everton boss; and they coped with it in very different ways. David Moyes, the new Manchester United boss is coming under some scrutiny after his deadline day actions, with the last-minute buy of Marouane Fellaini being seen by many as nothing but … Continue reading Martinez vs Moyes – A transfer market comparison