Everton 2-0 Norwich City – Player Ratings

St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Everton vs Norwich City game on Saturday 11th January 2014. Alex Jones is back with his match ratings and puts Gareth Barry forward as man of the match. Several others played well, including Howard, Baines and Mirallas. Do you agree with Alex's choice as man of the match? Tim … Continue reading Everton 2-0 Norwich City – Player Ratings

Obstructed View – Reflections on the Sunderland Game

There is a temptation, after losing at home to the bottom club, after losing at home for the first time in the PL for 360 days, after only losing once to date all season, to throw your toys out and start demanding this that and the other. But whilst feeling that way for 5 minutes, … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Sunderland Game

It’s a funny old game – Everton 0-1 Sunderland

All those old enough to remember the Saint and Greavsie ITV show of the 1980s will remember Jimmy Greaves famous catchphrase, "It's a funny old game" and so it proved today at Goodison, as bottom of the table Sunderland were outplayed for much of the game by 10 man Everton, but still emerged victorious due … Continue reading It’s a funny old game – Everton 0-1 Sunderland

Manchester United 0-1 Everton – Player Ratings

St Dom-index Player Ratings for the Manchester United vs. Everton game on Wednesday 4th December 2013. Tim Howard - 9 Bryan Oviedo - 8 Sylvain Distin - 6.5 Phil Jagielka - 8 Seamus Coleman - 7.5 Steven Pienaar - 7 James McCarthy - 8 Ross Barkley - 7 Gareth Barry - 8 Kevin Mirallas - … Continue reading Manchester United 0-1 Everton – Player Ratings

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

The Blue Match Review: Aston Villa 0-2 Everton

St Dom-index Tim Howard - 9 Seamus Coleman - 6.5 Sylvain Distin - 7 Phil Jagielka - 7 Leighton Baines - 7.5 Kevin Mirallas - 7.5 Gareth Barry - 7 Ross Barkley - 6.5 James McCarthy - 7 Steven Pienaar - 7.5 Romelu Lukaku - 8 Used Subs Leon Osman - 8 Steven Naismith - … Continue reading The Blue Match Review: Aston Villa 0-2 Everton

Obstructed View – Reflections on the Aston Villa Game

It was impossible to find a physical obstruction to my view at the excellent Villa Park on Saturday, not a pillar in sight in fact, but as I had to get a seat tantalisingly close to the Everton contingent but actually amongst Villa fans, my view this week was only obstructed by being amongst the … Continue reading Obstructed View – Reflections on the Aston Villa Game

Everton Statistics

Today sees the launch of our new player statistic pages, featuring up to date information on the current Premier League season and the careers of each member of the Everton first team squad. Statistics currently include games played, minutes on the pitch, goals scored, clean sheets, passes completed, assists, chances created and many more. If … Continue reading Everton Statistics

Do Everton really have the footballers to play out from the back?

Martinez has the philosophy wherever he has managed to play out from the back, this even includes the goalkeeper. Last year we saw the risk of Martinez’ philosophy, with Wigan conceding several goals from sloppy defensive mistakes. Early on this season Everton have not conceded from a footballing error, but there has certainly been an … Continue reading Do Everton really have the footballers to play out from the back?

Leighton Baines – How Everton stood firm to fend off Manchester United interest

The Curious case of Leighton Baines In a summer where there have been far too many ‘transfer sagas’ for us all to comprehend, there was an example of resolve in the transfer market that restored a little faith in the footballing world. Thankfully for Everton FC, it involved them keeping hold of their best player … Continue reading Leighton Baines – How Everton stood firm to fend off Manchester United interest