1996 was the light at the end of a long tunnel for Everton. The preceding year had brought the end of the cup drought (and the start of a worse one), but it had come amid a season of struggle – something which had become the norm. Joe Royle’s revolution came to fruition in the […]
Chicoazul previews Everton v Southampton
Chicoazul previews Southampton v Everton
Everton just love to confound you. They do it deliberately, you know. And on Saturday, with major rumblings of discontent among the fanbase, they did the sneakiest, most under-handed thing of all. They gave you exactly what you wanted. The bastards. Amidst the gloom surrounding the club, at least from the perspective of many, Saturday […]
Last season’s 3-0 defeat at St Mary’s was the worst time at the south coast since the Tories decided Brighton was the perfect place for a party conference.
Shhhh. We’re trying to watch a match here. You know that Goodison Roar you wax lyrical about? Well, here’s a secret. It doesn’t just emanate from the infrastructure. You have to make it. All of you. And if you spot some daft f*ckers booing at next to nothing, pipe them down. It was a sedate […]
Their main threat will be the movement of their attacking players and full backs.
You can always count on Everton to bring you back down to Earth, can’t you? Bah humbug.