Posts Tagged "Everton"

The 200% Pre-Season Previews: Everton

By on Aug 7, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

Plus ca change. It has, in recent seasons, got to the point at which we could set our watches by the undulations of Evertons season. Pre-Season grumpiness at a relative lack of activity in the transfer market, followed by a slow start to the season during which the a feeling of discontent hangs heavy in the air over Goodison Park and a strong second half to the...

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Match Of The Past: Everton

By on May 27, 2012 in Latest, Video | 2 comments

Everton Football Club is one of English footballs great institutions. Founder members of the Football League in 1888, they are second only to Arsenal in terms of their unbroken record in the top flight – they will celebrate their sixtieth consecutive season next year – and have won a clutch of trophies along the way as well. For a look back into their...

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100 Owners: No.100 – John Houlding (Everton & Liverpool)

By on May 12, 2012 in History, Latest | 2 comments

There is a point of view held by some that the olden days were better and somehow purer than the world that we live in today. Considering the twenty-four saturation news coverage that football entertains these days, this is perhaps unsurprising. Every tiny story can be blown up out of all proportion, and every word that anybody even remotely connected to the game...

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The 2012 FA Cup Semi-Finals: Everton 1-2 Liverpool

By on Apr 14, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

Shortly before 12.45 this afternoon at Wembley Stadium almost ninety thousand people fell silent in memory of the Hillsborough disaster, which happened twenty-three years ago this weekend. It was a moment to bring a lump to the throat, a moment to pause and reflect upon the lives and deaths of ninety-six people, of whom seventy-seven were under the age of thirty...

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