Match Preview: Everton vs Stoke City

Stoke arrive at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon with Everton and Roberto Martinez looking to move back into the Premier League’s top four. The Blues has been there or thereabouts all season, but with just one win in their last six league fixtures, Everton will be keen to take advantage of this home fixture to … Continue reading Match Preview: Everton vs Stoke City

Obstructed View – Reflections on the Liverpool Game

"Oh come on Everton, stop this fancy stuff", the quote came from a row or two behind me in the Upper Gwladys some way in to the second half, from a woman clearly playing truant from the School of Science! Not for her this fancy approach play, with the unnecessary one touch triangles, and incisive … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Liverpool Game

Brilliant Deulofeu stars for Spain (video included)

Gerard Deulofeu produced an unbelievable performance in last nights u21 international for Spain. He shone throughout and delivered, scoring once and assisting 4 other goals for the young Spanish side. Deulofeu will be hoping that this brilliant display will propel him into the thoughts of Roberto Martinez ahead of next weekend's Merseyside derby. Diario AS journalist Aritz Gabilondo, described Deulofeu's performance … Continue reading Brilliant Deulofeu stars for Spain (video included)

Blue Weekly – Everton end the international break with three precious points

It was a mixed international week for Everton, with the positivity generated by a record number of Blues progressing to the summers World Cup Finals, dampened by the news that Darron Gibson had suffered a devastating knee ligament injury that will in all likelihood keep him out of the Everton team for the rest of … Continue reading Blue Weekly – Everton end the international break with three precious points

Everton are just like Barcelona – Deulofeu

Gerard Deulofeu, the on loan Barcelona starlet, has used the international break to reflect on his first couple of months with Everton. Speaking to Spanish Newspaper Mundo Deportivo, Deulofeu is full of praise for Everton, the style of play and Roberto Martinez. "Everyone said playing for Everton would be so different to playing for Barça … Continue reading Everton are just like Barcelona – Deulofeu

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

Why has the Goodison atmosphere improved under Martinez?

Goodison Park is one of the most historical and atmospheric grounds in England, with the Evertonians able to generate a terrific noise in support of the Blues. However, in recent seasons, the famous Goodison roar has gone quiet, with a number of regular attenders at Goodison Park criticising the lack of atmosphere inside the ground. … Continue reading Why has the Goodison atmosphere improved under Martinez?

The Blue Match Review: Everton 2-1 Stevenage

After each game, the St Domingo's team will provide a brief review of the match with performance ratings for each player. Each month these ratings will be used to decide the St Domingo's player of the month and at the end of the season, player and young player of the year. Please let us have … Continue reading The Blue Match Review: Everton 2-1 Stevenage

Match Preview: Martinez looks to bring Cup glory to Goodison

Everton vs Stevenage (Capital One Cup 2nd Round) Everton begin their quest to end 18 trophyless years with a second round League Cup tie against League One Stevenage. The Blues will start the night as huge favourites, but Martinez will be eager to avoid an upset in a competition the Toffees are yet to win. … Continue reading Match Preview: Martinez looks to bring Cup glory to Goodison

The Martinez revolution, analysis of Everton’s pre-season

This summer always promised to be one of change and transition as soon as David Moyes confirmed to Bill Kenwright that he wished to resign his position as manager of Everton to take up the equivalent role at Manchester United. Evertonians had become very use to the methods of Moyes, so have greeted with much … Continue reading The Martinez revolution, analysis of Everton’s pre-season