- Tue Mar 20 9:45 AM
London (AFP) – Ronald Koeman says he is over the disappointment of being sacked by Everton and anticipating a “great game” against England on Friday in what will be his first match as Netherlands coach. The 54-year-old European Cup and Euro 1988 winner — who lost his job in October after his £140...
- Thu Mar 15 1:05 PM
London (AFP) – Everton manager Sam Allardyce said Thursday he is optimistic that club-record signing Gylfi Sigurdsson
will be back before the end of the season, well ahead of the start of the World Cup. The club said on Wednesday that the Iceland midfielder’s knee injury would sideline him for si...
- Wed Mar 14 1:51 PM
London (AFP) – Gylfi Sigurdsson
’s chances of playing for Iceland at the World Cup remained alive on Wednesday, when Everton announced he will be sidelined for up to eight weeks by a knee injury. Sigurdsson picked up the injury during the Premier League victory over Brighton on Saturday and saw a...
- Sat Mar 3 2:30 PM
London (AFP) – Burnley ended an 11-match winless run in the Premier League as Chris Wood’s late header sealed a 2-1 victory over Everton on Saturday. New Zealand striker Wood came on as a second-half substitute to bag his first goal since November with just 10 minutes remaining at Turf Moor. Sean...
- Thu Feb 22 3:20 PM
London (AFP) – Wayne Rooney
says he chose the “pressure” of returning to boyhood club Everton over a massive payday in China when he left Manchester United. The former England captain was linked with a move to the Far East in the final months of his career at Old Trafford but eventually decided o...
- Wed Feb 21 7:15 PM
London (AFP) – Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino will face no disciplinary action following his clash with Everton’s Mason Holgate in the FA Cup third-round tie at Anfield last month. Officials announced on Wednesday there was insufficient evidence to uphold an allegation of “discriminatory condu...
- Wed Feb 7 2:20 PM
The January transfer window has ended, and after a ton of speculation for the past few months, all of the transfers in and out have been completed. But which top Premier League clubs did better than others? I’ve rated Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Man City, Man United and Spurs below: A...
- Mon Feb 5 5:45 PM
The Hague (AFP) – Former Everton manager Ronald Koeman is set to be presented as coach of the Netherlands, Dutch news reports said on Monday, as the football-mad country seeks to revive its flagging fortunes. “Ronald Koeman is the new national coach of (the) Dutch Eleven. The KNVB will present h...
- Sat Feb 3 7:30 PM
London (AFP) – Arsenal’s record signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored on his debut and Aaron Ramsey
hit a hat-trick in a swaggering 5-1 rout of woeful Everton on Saturday. Aubameyang vowed to emulate Arsenal legend Thierry Henry after arriving from Borussia Dortmund for £56 million ($79 millio...
- Tue Jan 23 4:57 PM
London (AFP) – Aaron Lennon
said he has a lot of football left in him after joining Burnley from Premier League rivals Everton for an undisclosed fee on Tuesday. The 30-year-old made 77 appearances for the Merseyside club but the arrival of former Arsenal star Theo Walcott at Everton last week ap...
- Thu Jan 18 3:54 PM
London (AFP) – Everton manager Sam Allardyce is to adopt a more defensive strategy in order to prevent his side becoming embroiled in the Premier League relegation battle. The 63-year-old engineered a revival in the club’s results when he took on the job in early December but they have fallen int...
- Wed Jan 17 7:07 PM
London (AFP) – Everton signed England winger Theo Walcott
from Arsenal in a deal worth a reported £25 million ($34 million, 28.3 million euros) on Wednesday. Walcott had been out of favour with Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger for much of this season and has opted to move to Goodison Park in a bid to k...
- Sat Jan 13 9:11 PM
London (AFP) – Harry Kane produced yet another landmark display as his two goals in a 4-0 win over Everton at Wembley on Saturday saw him become Tottenham Hotspur’s all-time leading scorer in the Premier League. Saturday’s late kick-off saw England forward Kane score his 98th Premier League goal...
- Sat Jan 13 8:34 PM
London (AFP) – Harry Kane became Tottenham Hotspur’s record goalscorer in the Premier League with a double strike as they beat Everton 4-0 at Wembley on Saturday to maintain their mastery over the Merseysiders. The irrepressible Son Heung-Min and Christian Eriksen were Spurs’ other scorers in a...
- Fri Jan 12 12:15 PM
London (AFP) – Everton are in talks with Arsenal to sign out-of-favour England forward Theo Walcott
as Sam Allardyce seeks to bolster his side’s goal threat. Talks have opened with the Gunners over a potential £20 million ($27 million, 22 million euros) deal for the 28-year-old, who has just 18 m...
- Fri Jan 12 12:50 AM
London (AFP) – Tottenham entertain Everton on Saturday with assurances from chairman Daniel Levy that the likes of Harry Kane and Dele Alli will not be leaving this month or at the end of the season. Mauricio Pochettino’s side are currently out of the Champions League places, although they can dr...
- Tue Jan 9 10:49 PM
London (AFP) – Belgian international Romelu Lukaku
gave his reason for rejecting Everton’s offer of a reported £140, 000 ($189, 000) a week because of a voodoo message, the Premier League club’s major shareholder Farhad Moshiri revealed on Tuesday. Moshiri told fellow shareholders at the club’s A...
- Sat Jan 6 10:00 PM
Piraeus (Greece) (AFP) – Greek champions Olympiakos announced Saturday that they have come to an agreement with English side Everton for the return of Belgium international winger Kevin Mirallas
. No details of the deal were announced by the club but Greek media reported that Everton will loan the...
- Sat Jan 6 5:40 PM
London (AFP) – The Football Association is to investigate an ugly spat between Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino and Everton’s Mason Holgate during Friday’s feisty FA Cup third-round tie at Anfield. Referee Bobby Madley made reference to an allegation that had been reported to him, understood to be by...
- Sat Jan 6 1:52 AM
Liverpool (AFP) – Liverpool say they will cooperate with any probe arising out of an incident between forward Roberto Firmino and Everton’s Mason Holgate during the Reds’ 2-1 FA Cup win at Anfield on Friday. The pair were involved in an angry exchange after the Toffees defender pushed the Brazili...
- Sat Jan 6 1:45 AM
Liverpool (AFP) – Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Virgil van Dijk will get even better after he scored the winning goal against Everton in a “fairytale” Merseyside derby debut. Van Dijk headed home six minutes from full-time to give Liverpool a 2-1 victory in their FA Cup third-round tie...
- Fri Jan 5 10:31 PM
Liverpool (AFP) – Virgil van Dijk scored a dramatic late winner on his debut as Liverpool clinched a 2-1 victory over Everton in a heated Merseyside derby FA Cup tie at Anfield. Liverpool had led 1-0 at the break after James Milner converted from the penalty spot but Everton looked to have secure...
- Fri Jan 5 9:20 PM
London (AFP) – Everton announced the signing of Turkey striker Cenk Tosun on a four-and-a-half-year deal worth a reported £27 million ($37 million, 30 million euros) on Friday. The forward, who has scored 41 goals in 96 Turkish Super Lig games since the start of the 2014-15 season, said boss Sam...
- Fri Jan 5 5:51 PM
London (AFP) – Ross Barkley
has completed his widely anticipated move from Everton to Chelsea, the reigning Premier League Champions announced on Friday. The 24-year-old England midfielder has signed a five-and-a-half-year contract and will wear the number eight shirt. “I’m overwhelmed, I’m looki...
- Fri Jan 5 2:11 PM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Liverpool vs. Everton in the FA Cup 3rd Round, you’ve come to the right place. The Merseyside derby is the first match of the FA Cup 3rd Round as Liverpool hosts Everton at Anfield in what should be a very interesting encounter between the two sides....
- Thu Jan 4 2:00 AM
Liverpool (AFP) – Mohamed Salah’s fitness, Philippe Coutinho’s future and Virgil van Dijk’s arrival are the three key issues facing Liverpool as they prepare to host neighbours Everton in the FA Cup’s outstanding third-round tie on Friday. Salah, Liverpool’s 23-goal top scorer, missed Monday’s 2-...
- Wed Jan 3 5:52 PM
Johannesburg (AFP) – Former Everton, Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland midfielder Steven Pienaar
was freed by South African champions Wits Wednesday after failing to make an impact in seven months at the club. The 35-year-old former national team star made only four starts and six appearances off...
- Wed Jan 3 12:11 PM
Istanbul (AFP) – The chairman of Turkish champions Besiktas on Wednesday said there was still no deal with English Premier League side Everton for the highly rated Turkish international striker Cenk Tosun. Everton have reportedly been in intense talks in recent days to sign Tosun for a deal worth...
- Sun Dec 31 12:46 AM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho takes Manchester United to Everton on New Year’s Day in the midst of a major striker crisis as he faces former Old Trafford favourite and club record goalscorer Wayne Rooney. Romelu Lukaku suffered a worrying head injury early in Saturday’s disapp...
- Sun Dec 24 12:50 AM
Liverpool (AFP) – Antonio Conte defended his tactical approach in Chelsea’s goalless draw at Everton as he limited stand-in forward Michy Batshuayi to a 20-minute substitute appearance. Conte was without suspended striker Alvaro Morata on Saturday but opted to start with a forward line that featu...