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


Everton 5-0 Nottingham Forest

Our look back to the 1984-85 season continues with a demolition of Brian Clough's Nottingham Forest. As the season approached December, Everton were many people's favourites to win the title, although Tottenham and Manchester United were putting significant pressure on the Blues at the top of the table, and despite enduring a difficult start to … Continue reading Everton 5-0 Nottingham Forest

Everton 3-1 Bayern Munich

We continue our look back at the 1984-85 season with a focus on that year's European campaign. Everton's greatest team of all were marching towards the Division One championship, when they were drawn against German giants Bayern Munich in the semi final of the European Cup Winners Cup. Bayern Munich were considered by many to … Continue reading Everton 3-1 Bayern Munich