Sylvain Distin

  • Everton running hot in race for Champions League April 8, 2014

    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 a...
  • Sylvain Distin signs contract extension at Everton January 30, 2014

    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 their...
  • Everton sweating on injured quartet for Norwich game January 10, 2014

    Liverpool: Fifth-placed 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...
  • Everton lose ground after draw against QPR October 22, 2012

    London: Everton lost ground on the Premier League's top three after being held to a 1-1 draw at last-place Queens Park Rangers on Sunday, marking the winless hosts' worst start to a season in 21 years. Everton fell behind to a deflected strike by Junior Hoilett in the second minute,...