Evertonended a stressful Premier League season with a heavy defeat after they were thumped 5-1 by hosts Arsenal on the final day of the season on Sunday. Everton were in a relegation battle for a big partof the season until a few days to the end when safety was confirmed. The Toffees confirmed their place in the Premier League for next season with the comeback win over visitors Crystal Palace last week Thursday. Everton came from two goals down at the end of the first 45 minutes to score three second half goals to emerge 3-2 winners at home to Palace.
South London outfit Crystal Palace scored twice in the first half during their last game against Everton at Goodison Park thanks to French attacker Jean-Philippe Mateta and Ghanaian international Jordan Ayew. Everton got their goals in the second half throughBrazil international Richarlison and the England international duo of Michael Keane and Dominic Calvert-Lewin. English striker Calvert-Lewin played fewer games than he would have liked this season, but he was responsible for the winning goal against the Eagles. His winner ensured that Everton will spend next season in the Premier League rather than in the English Championship. Continue reading “EVERTON END SEASON WITH HEAVY DEFEAT”
Brighton are reportedly in pole position to sign Blackburn Rovers forward Ben Brereton in the summer, despite widespread interest from rivals. According to TEAMtalk, Brighton & Hove Albion are in a favourable position to sign Ben Brereton Diaz in the summer. The Seagulls are expected to ward off competition, with other Premier League clubs such as Crystal Palace, West Ham United, and Everton also in the chase.
Ben Brereton has been a sensation this season at Blackburn Rovers, and his performances have caught the attention of Premier League clubs. The top-tier teams are keen on signing the 22-year-old and developing him further. While Championship players often play differently and never post the same numbers as in the second tier, some are considered solid prospects, with the Rovers striker one such player. Continue reading ” EVERTON JOIN CLUBS IN RACE TO SIGN BEN BRERETON”
Everton have been handed a big boost on the injury front after star striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin didn’t feel any pain on his return to full training with his teammates.The England international had earlier suffered setbacks while trying to recover from a thigh injury sustained at the start of the season. To this effect, he has missed the majority of the season.
Calvert-Lewin began the season like a house on fire with three goals in his first three Everton games. As a matter of fact, the Englishman has scored in each of his Premier League games this season. In total, he has missed 14 league games for the Toffees. Continue reading “CALVERT-LEWIN IN LINE FOR RETURN”
There continues to be a huge question mark over the future of young Italy international striker Moise Kean at Everton as he prepares to spend the rest of the season at Italian Serie A giants Juventus. Kean left Everton to join Juve on a season-long loan in the summer transfer window after an agreement was reached between the two clubs for the player’s transfer.
There was a need for Kean to leave Goodison Park in the summer as it was becoming more obvious that he would not be getting enough game time under new manager Rafael Benitez, with the former Liverpool boss reportedly telling him that he could be leaving the club in search of another club in the summer. Continue reading “WILL MOISE KEAN RETURN TO EVERTON NEXT SUMMER?”
Merseyside giants Everton are eyeing another attacking talent after Burnley star Dwight McNeil was added to their list of winger targets.
Everton are interested in Burnley winger McNeil but Premier League rivals Aston Villa are leading the race to sign him according to reports. McNeil has already established himself as one of the most exciting homegrown players outside big six teams in the Premier League and he’s already a key player for Burnley at the age of 21. McNeil had an attacking output of two goals and five assists in 36 league games for Sean Dyche’s team last season. Continue reading “EVERTON EYE ANOTHER ATTACKING TALENT”
Sheffield United defender Phil Jagielka has narrated how he turned down an offer from London club West Ham United before returning to sign for Everton in 2007. Jagielka stated this in an exclusive interview with the Liverpool Echo.
Jagielka was released by Merseyside giants Everton at a young age. He was released by the Toffees as a 15-year-old. He went on to reveal the reason for snubbing the offer from the Hammers. According to the 38-year-old England international defender, Jagielka said he could not leave Sheffield United to join West Ham United in the summer of 2007 because of the bad blood between the two clubs. Continue reading “JAGIELKA REVEALS WEST HAM OFFER”
Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette is almost certain to miss the Premier League encounter with Everton later this week after the Frenchman picked up a hamstring problem at the weekend.
The Gunners play hosts to fellow European hopefuls Everton at the Emirates Stadium on Friday night hoping to close the gap on the leading pack for European football next season with a win. The North Londoners will have to secure that win without Lacazette who has been the main source of goals for the club in recent weeks. Continue reading “LACAZETTE OUT OF EVERTON GAME”
With the January transfer window coming to a wrap, the rush has started for clubs and players who still wish to conclude transfer ins and outs to ascertain club members as the second half of the 2020-21 season dawns upon us.
One of such clubs eager to oversee an exit of one of their players is Premier League outfit, Everton. The Toffees are keen to offload Brazilian winger Bernard with a loan move just around the corner. Arabian club AL-Nasr are keen to strike a loan agreement with Everton that will see Bernard swap clubs before the winter transfer window deadline day. Continue reading “EVERTON WINGER SET FOR A LOAN MOVE AWAY FROM THE CLUB”
Moise Keane was prised away by Everton from Juventus some months ago during a period when the youngster was touted as one of the hottest young striking options in Europe but he has not quite found his feet at Goodison Park and was already disgruntled before securing a loan move to Paris Saint-Germain.
Everton splashed £27 million on Keane as they looked to follow their new transfer policy of recruiting players with age in their side who also want to play for the club. However, things did not seem to go right with Keane and the player himself was reported to have admitted that the move was not a favourable one for him.