Everton

  • Everton game not about me, says David Moyes 18-04-2014 10:03 PM

    Manchester United manager David Moyes played down the significance of returning to his former club for the first time in Sunday's Premier League match against Everton. Moyes was in charge at Goodison Park for 11 years before joining United in July to take over from the retired Alex Ferguson. He...
  • Everton keeper Tim Howard extends contract until 2018 18-04-2014 09:06 AM

    London: Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep the United States international on Merseyside until 2018, the Premier League club said on Thursday. Howard, 35, joined Everton on loan from Manchester United in 2006 before signing permanently the following year and has gone on...
  • Everton can still finish fourth, says coach Martinez 17-04-2014 08:25 AM

    Liverpool: Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident his side can finish fourth in the Premier League despite suffering a "hurtful" 3-2 defeat by Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on Wednesday. After winning their last seven league matches, Everton's confidence should have been high, but they failed to get going against...
  • EPL: Seventh successive win lifts Everton into top four; Tottenham held to a draw 12-04-2014 10:25 PM

    London: Everton won 1-0 at bottom club Sunderland to leapfrog Arsenal into fourth place in the Premier League on Saturday and the battle at the other end of the table intensified with wins for three clubs in danger of relegation. The only goal at the Stadium of Light came after...
  • Everton running hot in race for Champions League 08-04-2014 04:55 PM

    It is a sign of the feel-good factor surrounding Everton's push for a top-four finish that instead of bunkering down as the season reaches its tense finale, Roberto Martinez's side are holding an open training session in front of thousands of fans. Having won six successive league matches, the latest...
  • Arsenal must get back to basics, says Arsene Wenger 07-04-2014 09:58 AM

    London: Arsenal must get back to basics quickly if they are not to surrender their proud record of qualifying for the Champions League, manager Arsene Wenger said on Sunday after a 3-0 defeat at top-four rivals Everton. An abysmal Arsenal performance at Goodison Park allowed Everton to move to within...
  • Rampaging Everton crush Arsenal to eye Champions League spot 06-04-2014 08:03 PM

    Everton crushed a woeful Arsenal side 3-0 at Goodison Park on Sunday to boost their chances of a top four finish and a possible place in next season's Champions League for the first time in nine seasons. Everton's sixth successive Premier League win meant that although they stayed in fifth...
  • Everton wait over Barkley fitness for Arsenal clash 02-04-2014 04:43 PM

    London: Everton will make a late decision regarding the fitness of Ross Barkley for Sunday's clash against Arsenal after the midfielder was forced off during the weekend's victory over Fulham with a calf injury. The 20-year-old was withdrawn at halftime of the Premier League match, and manager Roberto Martinez said...
  • Roberto Martinez eyes top-four finish after Fulham test 30-03-2014 11:31 PM

    Everton manager Roberto Martinez welcomed the challenge of finishing in the top four and believes his team have a realistic chance of doing so after they beat a spirited Fulham 3-1 at Craven Cottage on Sunday. The visitors have won five Premier League games in a row to climb to...
  • Everton beat Fulham 3-1 in Premier League 30-03-2014 10:46 PM

    London: A second-half own goal from Fulham goalkeeper David Stockdale and strikes from Kevin Mirallas and Steven Naismith secured Everton's fifth consecutive Premier League win at Craven Cottage on Sunday. The defeat leaves the Cottagers at the bottom of the table, five points clear of safety. Meanwhile, Everton are now...
  • Barkley sparks Everton's 3-0 win at Newcastle 26-03-2014 08:54 AM

    Newcastle: Everton boosted their chances of finishing in the Champions League positions by beating Newcastle 3-0 on Tuesday, with an impressive win sparked by a brilliant goal from Ross Barkley. The England international set off from inside his own half and powered through Newcastle's defense before blasting home a fierce...
  • Everton must end awayday blues, says Roberto Martinez 24-03-2014 11:46 PM

    Everton must put an end to their awayday blues at Newcastle United on Tuesday to keep alive their outside hopes of qualifying for next season's Champions League, said manager Roberto Martinez. His team have won eight successive games at Goodison Park in all competitions but have not triumphed away from...
  • EPL: Everton beat Cardiff 2-1; Fulham defeat Newcastle 1-0 15-03-2014 11:13 PM

    Liverpool: Seamus Coleman scored an injury-time winner for Everton as they beat Cardiff 2-1 in the English Premier League on Saturday. Cardiff looked set to secure a valuable point as they look to avoid relegation, until the defender struck for the home side. Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard denied Fraizer Campbell...
  • Olivier Giroud double sends Arsenal into FA Cup semis 08-03-2014 08:39 PM

    London: A rejuvenated Mesut Ozil put Arsenal on the path to an FA Cup semi-final at Wembley though Arsene Wenger and Everton manager Roberto Martinez agreed after the home side's 4-1 win on Saturday the match had hinged on a miss by Ross Barkley. Barkley, the most impressive player in...
  • Everton's Phil Jagielka 'unlikely' to face Arsenal: Roberto Martinez 06-03-2014 08:18 PM

    Everton captain Phil Jagielka looks set to miss their FA Cup quarter-final against Arsenal on Saturday after failing to recover from a hamstring injury, manager Roberto Martinez said on Thursday. The 31-year-old Jagielka picked up the injury in training last week and was absent from England's victory over Denmark on...
  • Everton's Lacina Traore sidelined for 'weeks not months' 25-02-2014 11:10 PM

    Everton's on-loan striker Lacina Traore will be out for a number of weeks with a hamstring injury, manager Roberto Martinez said on Tuesday. The Ivory Coast international, who scored in his only appearance since joining from Monaco in January, suffered the injury in the warm-up before Saturday's Premier League defeat...
  • Leaders Chelsea grab late winner against Everton 22-02-2014 09:02 PM

    London: Chelsea grabbed a winner in the third minute of stoppage time against Everton on Saturday, with goalkeeper Tim Howard seemingly helping the ball into his own net as the Premier League leaders won 1-0. From Frank Lampard's cross, Branislav Ivanovic appeared to slightly flick it down to John Terry....
  • Naismith and Lukaku hand Everton injury boost 18-02-2014 09:40 PM

    Everton have been handed a double boost with Steven Naismith expected to be fit for Saturday's Premier League match at leaders Chelsea and fellow striker Romelu Lukaku available for the following week's clash with West Ham United. Scottish international Naismith was forced off during Sunday's FA Cup fifth round win...
  • Adebayor gives Tottenham 1-0 victory over Everton 09-02-2014 09:07 PM

    London: Emmanuel Adebayor gave Tottenham's Champions League pursuit a timely tonic on Sunday, clinching a 1-0 victory over Everton to dislodge the losers from fifth place in the Premier League. By overcoming one of this season's top-five teams for the first time despite being largely outplayed, Tottenham moved just three...
  • Andros Townsend and Mousa Dembele in line for Spurs return 06-02-2014 03:16 PM

    Tottenham Hotspur have been handed a double boost ahead of Sunday's crunch Premier League clash with Everton with Mousa Dembele and Andros Townsend in contention after injury lay-offs. One point separates fifth placed Everton with hosts Spurs in sixth, with both sides aiming to keep pace with Liverpool, who occupy...
  • New signings help Cardiff defeat Norwich; Everton beat Aston Villa 01-02-2014 11:13 PM

    Cardiff: Cardiff moved off the bottom of the English Premier League table with a 2-1 win over Norwich on Saturday. The first win for new coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, and Cardiff's first league win in eight games, featured new signings Wilfried Zaha and Kenwyne Jones. After Norwich scored in the...
  • Everton sign Czech goalkeeper Jindrich Stanek 31-01-2014 09:05 PM

    Prague: Sparta Prague say their backup goalkeeper Jindrich Stanek has agreed to move to Everton. In a statement on Friday, Sparta said the clubs have agreed not to disclose details of the transfer. Everton said on their website the 17-year-old Stanek signed a contract to the end of the 2015-16...
  • Sylvain Distin signs contract extension at Everton 30-01-2014 08:58 AM

    London: Everton's French defender Sylvain Distin has signed a one-year contract extension that will keep him at Goodison Park until the end of the 2014-15 season, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. The 36-year-old centre back's current deal was due to expire in June this year, Everton said on...
  • Romelu Lukaku out for 'weeks rather than months' 29-01-2014 11:40 PM

    Liverpool: Everton manager Roberto Martinez says striker Romelu Lukaku will be back to action earlier than expected after avoiding a serious ankle injury in a collision with a team-mate. Lukaku, who was carried off on a stretcher during Everton's 4-0 loss at Liverpool in Tuesday night's Merseyside derby, is likely...
  • Everton sweat on injured Romelu Lukaku's fitness 29-01-2014 04:02 PM

    London: Everton hope to know later on Wednesday the extent of the ankle ligament injury striker Romelu Lukaku suffered in their 4-0 defeat at Liverpool on Tuesday. The 20-year-old Belgium international, who should be part of their World Cup squad in Brazil, was stretchered off after team-mate Gareth Barry clattered...
  • Liverpool humble Everton with 4-0 derby rout 29-01-2014 08:18 AM

    England: Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge scored twice in a 4-0 win over Everton in the 222nd Merseyside derby on Tuesday, strengthening the club's place in the Premier League's top four. Captain Steven Gerrard headed Liverpool in front in the 21st minute before Sturridge netted twice in quick succession and Luis...
  • Mid-week EPL action: Eyes on Mata's United debut, Merseyside derby 27-01-2014 06:50 PM

    Manchester: The focus will be on Juan Mata when he makes his Manchester United debut on Tuesday, although a relic from the club's golden past is heading to Old Trafford looking to steal the spotlight from the Spain midfielder. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer played a central role in United's trophy-laden era...
  • Leighton Baines signs new four-year deal at Everton 27-01-2014 04:04 PM

    Everton defender Leighton Baines has committed his future to the club after signing a new four-year deal, the Premier League club announced on Monday. The England international had 17 months left on his contract at Goodison Park and despite reports that he was wanted by former manager David Moyes at...
  • Everton completes loan signing of Lacina Traore 25-01-2014 07:58 AM

    Liverpool: Everton has completed the loan signing of Lacina Traore from Monaco, with the Ivory Coast striker free to play for the Premier League club once he receives his visa in the coming days. The 23-year-old Traore, who was granted a work permit on Tuesday, will be at Goodison Park...
  • FA fines Everton 45,000 pounds for illegal approach to teenager 22-01-2014 09:21 PM

    London: Everton were slapped with a 45,000 pounds fine by the English FA on Wednesday for an illegal approach to England youth international Jamaal Lascelles of Nottingham Forest in 2010. The FA also warned the Premier League club about their future conduct after breaching the FA's Football Agent Regulations and...