Everton in the 80s – Reid and Mountfield missing for trip to Ipswich

Our daily Everton in the 80s feature continues to look back at the 85-86 season with a focus on the team news ahead of the weekend trip to Ipswich. With Manchester United opening a significant gap at the top of the table and with Liverpool managed by Kenny Dalglish in second, Everton will know that … Continue reading Everton in the 80s – Reid and Mountfield missing for trip to Ipswich

Everton 5-0 Nottingham Forest

Our look back to the 1984-85 season continues with a demolition of Brian Clough's Nottingham Forest. As the season approached December, Everton were many people's favourites to win the title, although Tottenham and Manchester United were putting significant pressure on the Blues at the top of the table, and despite enduring a difficult start to … Continue reading Everton 5-0 Nottingham Forest

Twice taken Sheedy free kick too good for Ipswich

The FA Cup 6th Round often serves up some of the competitions greatest moments and some of my abiding memories of bygone years come from the Quarter Final stage. With Wigan visiting Goodison on Saturday lunchtime, we continue our build up with a look back at some classic matches. Today we go back to 1985 … Continue reading Twice taken Sheedy free kick too good for Ipswich