Obstructed View – Reflections on the Spurs (A) Game

I wonder what it would have been like had Twitter been around in the 90s or 00s when Everton's main aim was avoiding something rather than achieving something? Judging by the meltdown after we lost our 4th league game of the season against Spurs (ahem, that's right, our 4th game out of 25, and only … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Spurs (A) Game

Tottenham vs Everton – Match Preview

Everton travel to White Hart Lane for a clash of two teams battling to secure fourth place and a spot in next seasons Champions League. As I write this preview Liverpool are 4-0 up against Arsenal, so the prospects for Sunday look likely to be a case of the Blues needing a win to close … Continue reading Tottenham vs Everton – Match Preview

Everton or Liverpool? Which of the Merseysiders will win the race for the top 4?

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?

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?

Everton 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur – Player Ratings

St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Everton vs. Tottenham Hotpur game on Sunday 3rd November 2013 Tim Howard-7 Leighton Baines-7 Phil Jagielka-6 Sylvain Distin-7 Seamus Coleman-6 Leon Osman-5.5 Kevin Mirallas-5.5 Gareth Barry-7.5 James McCarthy-7 Steven Pienaar-6 Romelu Lukaku-7 Used Subs Gerard Deulofeu-7 Ross Barkley-7 Nikica Jelavic-6 The Blue Match Review A draw to Tottenham is never a bad … Continue reading Everton 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur – Player Ratings

Obstructed View – Reflections on the Spurs game

As a teenager, I lived in Elstree and went to school in Barnet. By normal 'support-your-local-team' logic, I should have supported Borehamwood, currently in the Skrill (who? what? Is that what whales eat?) Conference South, or Barnet, or at a push Watford, a mere 6 miles from my front door. But no, by then, Everton … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Spurs game

Match Preview: Everton vs Tottenham Hotspur

Sunday’s match up between Everton and Spurs, pitches two of the Premier League’s inform sides together as the battle for the top four and Champions League football slowly heats up. At half time on Sunday a quarter of the Premier League season will have passed by and it has to be deemed a successful introduction … Continue reading Match Preview: Everton vs Tottenham Hotspur

Can Everton overcome their inability to win away at the ‘big four’?

Will Martinez make a difference or is it difficult to win whoever is in charge? The game against Manchester City last weekend posed one of the more difficult away tests faced during the Premier League calendar. As the season slowly edges towards Christmas, a look at the winter fixture list shows that Everton face a … Continue reading Can Everton overcome their inability to win away at the ‘big four’?

Everton & Spurs linked with Barca wonder kid, but who is Deulofeu

Everton have been heavily linked with a loan move for Barcelona and Spain wonder kid Gerard Deulofeu, with the Blues reportedly competing with Tottenham for the signature of the highly coveted Spanish u21 international. Like many Blues, we know very little of Deulofeu, but have trawled the internet to bring you up to speed with the … Continue reading Everton & Spurs linked with Barca wonder kid, but who is Deulofeu

Proud Blues continue the European push

Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 Everton Everton produced a fantastic performance and were within minutes of securing a vital away win over Tottenham Hotspur, but ultimately were forced to settle for a point as the Champions League eliminator ended in stalemate. All the talk pre-match was of the players missing through injury and suspension, yet Everton and … Continue reading Proud Blues continue the European push