Losing hurts, losing to Liverpool is horrific, but the manner of the 4-0 defeat on Tuesday night has left many Evertonians in a fit of despair and depression. The Blues, for all their possession were out thought, out battled and out played. Liverpool deserved the victory and rightly sit four points above us in the … Continue reading Are we over reacting to Liverpool defeat?
Sometimes when you're at home, as in your own house, it is easy to get up, switch off the TV, and go and do something else. I don't do that. I don't even leave a game (e.g. Wigan) when we are awful and have no chance of winning a game. So I sat through to … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Liverpool Game
The second Merseyside derby of the season and the 222nd overall takes place at Anfield tonight, with Everton and Liverpool separated by just a single point in the Premier League table. Both sides are enjoying impressive seasons but know that the campaign will only be deemed a success if they are able to secure the … Continue reading Liverpool vs Everton – Match Preview
With Everton and Liverpool winning their respective Premier League games over the weekend, the race for a Champions League place looks likely to be the most competitive since UEFA changed the regulations and allowed the fourth placed team access to Europe’s most prestigious competition. Joining the Blues and Reds in the race for the top … Continue reading Everton or Liverpool? Which of the Merseysiders will win the race for the top 4?
St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Everton vs Liverpool game on Saturday 23rd November 2013. Tim Howard-6.5 Leighton Baines-7 Sylvain Distin -8 Phil Jagielka-8 Seamus Coleman-7 Kevin Mirallas-7.5 Gareth Barry-7 James McCarthy-7.5 Ross Barkley-7.5 Steven Pienaar-9 Romelu Lukaku-7 Substitutes Gerard Deulofeu-7 John Stones-N/A Leon Osman-N/A The Blue Match Review The stage was set for a win, the … Continue reading Everton 3-3 Liverpool – Player Ratings
"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
It is Merseyside derby weekend and with both teams pushing for Champions League football it promises to be a pulsating tie. Everton will be looking to regain some local pride having not won any out of the last six derbies. Saturday’s fixture will pit two former Swansea managers against one another and with both teams … Continue reading Match Preview: Everton vs Liverpool
After we brought you our top ten Merseyside goals yesterday, we continue the build up to Saturday's derby with a look back at the best five comical goals from previous encounters between Everton and Liverpool. The derby is a highly charged game and the pressure is intense, sometimes that pressure can lead to catastrophic mistakes. … Continue reading Top 5 Comical (Everton-Liverpool) Merseyside derby goals
Ahead of Saturday’s Merseyside derby we have looked back through our video archive to bring you our 10 favourite goals from previous encounters between Everton and Liverpool. In part one we bought you some classic goals from Cahill, Ferguson, Kanchelsis, Cottee and Dacourt. Part two features some of the greatest strikes in the history of … Continue reading Top 10 (Everton-Liverpool) Merseyside Derby goals – Part 2
Ahead of Saturday's Merseyside derby we have looked back through our video archive to bring you our 10 favourite goals from previous encounters between Everton and Liverpool. In part one we have goals from Cahill, Ferguson, Kanchelsis, Cottee and Dacourt. 10. Tim Cahill (Anfield 2008-09) Everton were trailing 1-0 to a Steven Gerrard goal before … Continue reading Top 10 (Everton-Liverpool) Merseyside Derby goals – Part 1