Obstructed View – Reflections on the Swansea (H) Game

It is becoming a bit of a pattern. Win ugly, then lose beautiful. There must be a game soon when we win whilst playing the beautiful football of which we are more than capable, and in fact that we displayed earlier in the season, if never quite for a full 90 minutes. Maybe it will … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Swansea (H) Game

Everton 3-2 Swansea City – Match Report

Everton made it three consecutive Premier League wins with a 3-2 home win over Swansea City. Leighton Baines, Romelu Lukaku and Ross Barkley were on target but the Blues still finished nervously thanks to a late Swansea goal which made the game closer than it felt for much of the afternoon. This was far from … Continue reading Everton 3-2 Swansea City – Match Report

Everton 3-1 Swansea – FA Cup Player Ratings

St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Everton vs Swansea game on Sunday 16th February 2014. Alex is back with his player ratings from Sunday's FA Cup 5th Round tie with Swansea City. The Blues eventually overcame the Swans, but it is a performance that has divided opinion among Evertonians. Do you agree with Alex, or did … Continue reading Everton 3-1 Swansea – FA Cup Player Ratings

Everton vs Swansea – FA Cup Match Preview

After the disappointment of the midweek Premier League postponement Everton are back in action in the FA Cup. Swansea, one of Roberto Martinez former teams are the opposition for a fifth round tie as the Blues continue in pursuit of their first silverware since 1995. Success for Martinez would make him the first manager to … Continue reading Everton vs Swansea – FA Cup Match Preview

Swansea City 1-2 Everton – Player Ratings

St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Swansea vs Everton game on Sunday 22nd December 2013. Tim Howard - 8 Seamus Coleman - 9 Sylvain Distin - 7 Phil Jagielka - 7 Bryan Oviedo - 7 Steven Pienaar - 6 Gareth Barry - 8 James McCarthy - 7 Ross Barkley - 9 Kevin Mirallas - 7 … Continue reading Swansea City 1-2 Everton – Player Ratings

Obstructed View – Reflections on the Swansea Game

Away games are hard enough to get to these days, let alone in deepest Wales, and particularly if 'somebody' accepted an invitation to a meal and drinks at a friend's house on the day in question. If that wasn't bad enough, just as kick off approaches, I find out that said friend doesn't have Sky. … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Swansea Game

Kone deal set for weekend completion

Arouna Kone is expected to become Everton's first summer signing and the first of the Roberto Martinez era, with the formalities of the deal set to be tied up over the weekend. The Ivorian was at Finch Farm on Friday to complete his medical and with a fee and personal terms already agreed it remains … Continue reading Kone deal set for weekend completion