Everton in the 80s – 10 man Everton hold Chelsea to a draw

Our Everton in the 80's series continues with a look back at the dramatic 1985 League Cup 4th Round tie between Everton and Chelsea. Everton travelled to Stamford Bridge as favourites but after Kevin Sheedy was sent off inside the first half, Howard Kendall's men were left to battle for a draw and a replay … Continue reading Everton in the 80s – 10 man Everton hold Chelsea to a draw

Everton in the 80s – Everton 1-1 Nottingham Forest

Saturday 23rd November 1985 In front of 27,860 fans at Goodison Park league champions Everton had to settle for a share of the spoils with Brian Clough's Nottingham Forest. After a goalless first half the second half was a lot more entertaining with both sides searching for a vital 3 points to propel them back … Continue reading Everton in the 80s – Everton 1-1 Nottingham Forest

Legends of Everton and Newcastle

Ahead of Everton's Premier League encounter with Newcastle United on Monday, we have joined forces with Newcastle United blogger Ciaran Donaghy to look back at some of the great players to have played for both Everton and Newcastle. From Bracewell and Sheedy to Beardsley and Ferguson, a number of players have represented both clubs with … Continue reading Legends of Everton and Newcastle