PHIL JAGIELKA

  • England thump San Marino 5-0 in Euro Qualifiers October 10, 2014

    England duly beat San Marino 5-0 to maintain their perfect start to their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign but laboured for long periods against the joint-worst team in the world at a half-full Wembley on Thursday. England went ahead when Phil Jagielka headed home a corner after 24 minutes, doubled their lead...
  • EPL: Everton grab 1-1 draw at Liverpool in Merseyside derby September 27, 2014

    Liverpool: Everton defender Phil Jagielka fired in a stoppage-time equalizer to clinch a 1-1 draw in the 223rd Merseyside derby on Saturday and extend Liverpool's winless run to three Premier League matches. Jagielka unleashed a half-volley from outside the penalty area just when it appeared captain Steven Gerrard had secured Liverpool's...
  • Phil Jagielka's return a boost for Everton and England May 1, 2014

    England defender Phil Jagielka's 11match absence from the Everton team looks likely to end on Saturday after coach Roberto Martinez said he was confident the player would be fit for the match against titlechasing Manchester City at Goodison Park. The news will also be a boost for England manager Roy Hodgson...
  • Everton's Phil Jagielka in line for Manchester City return April 29, 2014

    Everton are hopeful defender Phil Jagielka will be fit to face Manchester City in the Premier League on Saturday, having missed the last 11 matches with a hamstring injury. Jagielka, 31, has not played since the end of February but manager Roberto Martinez said he expected his captain to be in...
  • Everton's Phil Jagielka 'unlikely' to face Arsenal: Roberto Martinez March 6, 2014

    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 Wednesday. "It's...
  • Everton sweating on injured quartet for Norwich game January 10, 2014

    Liverpool: Fifthplaced Everton have injury doubts over Ross Barkley, Leighton Baines, Phil Jagielka and Sylvain Distin for Saturday's English Premier League home game with struggling Norwich City. Midfielder Barkley has a toe injury while left back Baines has a back problem. Centre halves Jagielka and Distin have hamstring strains. "Those four players...
  • Jagielka to captain Everton when Neville leaves April 13, 2013

    Phil Jagielka will take over as captain when former England international Phil Neville leaves Everton at the end of the season, manager David Moyes said on Friday. England defender Jagielka has worn the skipper's armband this season when exManchester United full back Neville, who is leaving Goodison Park after eight years...
  • Everton beat Wigan 21 in Premier League December 26, 2012

    Liverpool: Everton provisionally moved into the top four of the Premier League by beating Wigan 21 on Wednesday to extend their unbeaten run to seven matches. With Arsenal not playing on Boxing Day, Everton rise one spot to fourth place after scoring twice in the second half to also preserve their...