Football can be a cruel game, and nothing was truer than this on Saturday evening when Bryan Oviedo suffered a horrific leg break in the FA Cup tie vs Stevenage. If there was one Everton player who did not deserve such bad fortune, then it was probably the Costa Rican, who has been the epitome … Continue reading Oviedo injury to inspire Blues?
Mud pie of a pitch, blah blah, downpour before the game blah blah, strong wind blah blah, banana skin blah blah, Mirallas man of the match, well, perhaps not so blah blah in the circumstances given his best mate was on the way to hospital at the time. Writing about a game of football after … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on Oviedo (and the Stevenage Game)
St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Manchester United vs. Everton game on Wednesday 4th December 2013. Tim Howard - 9 Bryan Oviedo - 8 Sylvain Distin - 6.5 Phil Jagielka - 8 Seamus Coleman - 7.5 Steven Pienaar - 7 James McCarthy - 8 Ross Barkley - 7 Gareth Barry - 8 Kevin Mirallas - … Continue reading Manchester United 0-1 Everton – Player Ratings
It doesn't get more obstructed than being sat at home in Nottingham watching the game live on a dodgy live stream that freezes every now and then, and you realise that the boys on Sky are about a minute ahead of you! So, if I missed something, I'm sure those actually at OT will correct … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Man Utd Game
St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Everton vs Stoke City game on Saturday 30th November 2013. Tim Howard - 7 Seamus Coleman - 7 Sylvain Distin - 7.5 Phil Jagielka - 7 Bryan Oviedo - 8.5 Steven Pienaar - 8 James McCarthy - 7.5 Gareth Barry - 9 Leon Osman - 7.5 Gerard Deulofeu - 7 Romelu … Continue reading Everton 4-0 Stoke City – Player Ratings
Blackburn Rovers 1:3 Everton Everton produced another impressive display as the Toffees first pre-season under Roberto Martinez gathered pace. Everton were worthy winners and controlled the game against their Championship opponents from the first minute to the last, dominating possession and creating a host of goalscoring opportunities. Roberto Martinez will have been mightily impressed with … Continue reading Barkley offers a glimpse as Everton ease past Rovers
With the season entering the final straight, Everton have launched their end of season awards, with the presentation night scheduled to take place on Thursday 16th May. We are looking at the three main awards, giving our opinion on who should win and who is likely too. Player of the Season Considered the most prestigious … Continue reading End of Season awards – Who should win and who will win