Obstructed View – Reflections on the Swansea FA Cup Tie

We were awful. Roberto Martinez has the admirable quality that I wish I could have - an ability to see positives from almost any performance. I believe I'm more of a glass-half-full than a glass-half-empty kind of guy, but I'm afraid I left Goodison Park after the Swansea game thinking what-might-have-been was actually a might-have-been … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Swansea FA Cup Tie

Traore signs in time to torment Liverpool

Everton have completed the signing of giant striker Lacina Traore, with the Ivorian joining the Blues on loan for the second half of the season. Traore, who only signed for AS Monaco at the beginning of January, will provide much needed competition upfront, with Romelu Lukaku the only fit striker at the club. The 6ft … Continue reading Traore signs in time to torment Liverpool

All you need to know about Everton target Traore

Everton look set to pip West Ham to the loan signing of Monaco centre forward Lacina Traore. The Ivorian had been set to join the Londoners battle against relegation, but a last minute change of heart has put Everton firmly at the front of the cue for his signature. Traore has spent much of his … Continue reading All you need to know about Everton target Traore