Why Everton can win the Premier League

The win over Fulham last Saturday, Everton’s eighths of the season, lifted the Blues temporarily into the top four, but more importantly put Roberto Martinez’ ever improving Everton only four points off top of the table Arsenal. With all the clubs above the Blues facing a difficult Christmas period, that gap could close still further … Continue reading Why Everton can win the Premier League

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Make or break Festive Season for Everton

As Christmas approaches, all Evertonian’s have been given the gift of hope from Santa Martinez, with Champions League qualification a real possibility. As Everton approach the half way mark of the season, Martinez’s blues are in true contention at the top of the table, mixing it with the big boys of the Premier League. However, … Continue reading Make or break Festive Season for Everton

Would the Europa league be good for Everton next season?

The way Everton have started under Roberto Martinez has been of a very positive nature; after 11 matches, Everton have 5 wins, 5 draws and only the 1 loss during their Premier League season. Due to this solid start, optimism on the blue half of Merseyside continues to be on the rise, and with it, … Continue reading Would the Europa league be good for Everton next season?

Match Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Everton

Everton travel to the Capital on Saturday as they look to increase the pressure on the teams above them in the Premier League table. The traditional three o’clock kick off gives Everton the opportunity to move above a number of sides in the league, with three points likely to lift Everton into the top five, … Continue reading Match Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Everton

Obstructed View – Reflections on Man City game

I'm not sure that I can truly claim an obstructed view this week, other than the fact that I may be blinded to reality by being obsessed with a series of referee decisions, or actually non-decisions. Viewed from the privacy of my own sofa, as usual I bow to anyone with a different view from … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on Man City game

Obstructed View: Reflections on Chelsea

Sat behind a pillar in the Upper Gwladys (for £40 I might add), my view on Saturday's game was only partially obstructed (apparently) and therefore I have a number of reflections on our performance, now that the dust has settled and perhaps some of the hype has died down. We won. We were superb in … Continue reading Obstructed View: Reflections on Chelsea

The Blue Match Review: Everton deservedly victorious against Jose’s Chelsea

St Dom-index Tim Howard- 7 Leighton Baines- 8 Phil Jagielka- 8 Sylvain Distin- 8.5 Seamus Coleman- 9 Kevin Mirallas- 7 Leon Osman- 7 Ross Barkley- 8.5 Gareth Barry- 9.5 Steven Naismith- 9 Nikica Jelavic-6 Used subs James McCarthy- 7.5 John Stones- N/A Gerard Deulofeu- N/A A brilliant performance by the blues against a strong Chelsea … Continue reading The Blue Match Review: Everton deservedly victorious against Jose’s Chelsea

Match Preview: Everton vs Chelsea (inc. Video footage of 2011 FA Cup tie)

After a two-week break the Premier League is back, with Everton hosting Chelsea in a Saturday tea time fixture. With three draws from his opening three fixtures as Everton manager, Roberto Martinez will be looking to secure his first Premier League win since taking over the Blues. It doesn’t get much tougher than facing Chelsea, … Continue reading Match Preview: Everton vs Chelsea (inc. Video footage of 2011 FA Cup tie)

View from the opposition: Chelsea

After the international break it is back to the proper football with a return to Premier League action. It feels like ages since the deadline day signings arrived, but Saturday's televised fixture with Chelsea is the first opportunity for the supporters to see the new boys in action. Ahead of the fixture we have spoken … Continue reading View from the opposition: Chelsea

The Blue Match Review: Cardiff City 0-0 Everton

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: Cardiff City 0-0 Everton