Obstructed View – Reflections on the Southampton (A) Game

Murphy's Law - "Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong". You'd think with the number of Irishmen at the club, we'd be immune from such things, given a kind of free pass. But whether it was the injuries to yet more key players, making our squad look decidedly thin, and only half the bench … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Southampton (A) Game

Everton 2-1 Southampton – Player Ratings

St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Everton vs Southampton game on Sunday 29th December 2013. Joel Robles - 7 Looked nervous but overall a good performance. I still think that Howard is currently a better goalkeeper but it is good to know that when Howard isn't available we have a more than able keeper like … Continue reading Everton 2-1 Southampton – Player Ratings

Obstructed View – Reflections on the Southampton Game

"Turgid". "Laboured". "Disjointed". "Two fantastic goals". "Some sublime moves". "Excellent work rate". These are all the contradictory words or phrases I heard or read about when reviewing our all-important win against Southampton. There's another one - "3 points". Despite being down to 10 men for 70 odd minutes against Sunderland, we were at times unplayable, … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Southampton Game

Everton vs Southampton – Match Preview

The second match of the festive period sees us back at Goodison for a match against this seasons surprise package, Southampton. The Saints have exceeded all expectations with their fantastic football and tremendous work ethic and will provide stiff opposition for Roberto Martinez' Everton, especially with Blues missing the influential duo of Tim Howard and … Continue reading Everton vs Southampton – Match Preview

Everton in the 80s – Lineker scores again as Everton win at the Dell

Our look back at the 1985-86 season continues with Everton’s late November trip to the South Coast to take on Chris Nicholl’s Southampton. Everton continued their pursuit of Manchester United and Liverpool at the top of the Division One table thanks to a dramatic three-two win over Southampton. Everton picked up a much need win … Continue reading Everton in the 80s – Lineker scores again as Everton win at the Dell