2016/17 Everton Season Preview

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The 2016/17 season presents a clean slate for Everton. After two miserable campaigns, culminating in Roberto Martinez’s sacking, the Toffees will be looking to achieve European football. Their new majority shareholder has brought in a new manager to work under a new structure at Goodison Park. Time will tell whether the respective appointments of Ronald […] READ MORE


England Exit Euro 2016 With Two Unused Players

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As England slumped to a humiliating defeat to Iceland, just two outfield players remained unused for the Three Lions’ 17-day stay in Euro 2016: Everton’s John Stones and Ross Barkley. While out-going manager Roy Hodgson did not feature Toffee duo for even a second in France—unlike the majority of the England squad— they cannot be held to account in the […] READ MORE



Time for Roy Hodgson to Explore England’s Depth

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After a routine 6-0 win against San Marino, England have qualified for France 2016 with ease and few hiccups. An impressive 100% win record so far was almost expected, considering the calibre and lack of troublesome fixtures. But with three games remaining, England still have targets in mind. As well as finishing their qualifying group […] READ MORE


2010 England Under-17 Team: Where Are They Now?

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Ask any England football fan about 2010 and they will almost certainly not have the fondest of memories, especially after what happened in South Africa. But, some 8,400 miles away in Liechtenstein, something remarkable had just happened: England had won a tournament. More specifically, it was the UEFA Under-17 Championship where the young Lions had beaten Spain 2-1 in the […] READ MORE


Structurally Sound Southampton: A Team Riddled with Errors

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Days ago, I discussed my qualms with Southampton’s less than stellar structure; their woeful behaviour on the pitch dramatically worsened during their somewhat embarrassing defeat against Everton. On home soil, no less, the crutched Ronald Koeman and his men suffered a crushing 3-0 blow, with Romelu Lukaku and Ross Barkley adding the cherry atop the […] READ MORE


Deja Vu for the Blues in Leicester

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Roberto Martinez and his men knew that last years Championship’s runaway winners would be no easy prospect away from home. Everton appeared the more confident team throughout the first half, creating better chances and managing to convert two superb goals from Aiden McGeady (first competitive goal for the club) and Steven Naismith. Despite the first […] READ MORE



England: Impressive Raheem Sterling Could Be Deadly From the Bench

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Raheem Sterling has been one of the success stories of Liverpool’s season and on Saturday night made his mark on the World Cup with an impressive performance in England’s 2-1 defeat to Italy. Along with Danny Welbeck, he worked tirelessly tracking back into midfield putting pressure on the Italians and then attacking them with pace […] READ MORE