All World Cup 2014
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And Then There Was One

Kevin Mirallas is the only surviving Everton player left in the World Cup.The Belgian International takes on Argentina tonight in the quarter finals in Brazil. Kev has only started one game, but has made a big impact in coming on from the bench for Belgium....Read More
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President Obama Tells Everton Keeper Tim Howard To Shave His Beard Off

Following Tim Howard's world class performance in Brazil, the media coverage has gone 'out of this world' as the yanks would say.The Everton keeper pulled off a World Re...Read More
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Martinez Tips The World Cup Underdogs

Roberto Martinez tipped Columbia before the World Cup started and they face hosts Brazil in the quarter final tomorrow night. As a commentator with ESPN, Roberto has been a big hit. Whereas we have to put up with Adrian Chiles. Wonder if the Everton manager has had a word...Read More
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Howard Swaps Shirts With Lukaku After Epic World Cup Game

Tim Howard was man of the match after making 16 saves - a record in the World Cup, in one of the best games of this fantastic World Cup in Brazil.The final score was USA 1 Belgium 2. Romelu Lukaku scored the winner for Belgium as he and Belgium's other super sub Kevin Mirallas came on...Read More
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Everton To Keep Playing The Martinez Way

World Champions Spain were knocked out of the World Cup in Brazil and loads of commentators said it was the death knell of Tiki Taki footy. Everton's newest international doesn't agree.Stonesy said: "I disagree with that."How many trophies have Bar...Read More
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Mirallas Hopes To Play On Howard's Weakness

Belgium take on USA in the last 16 of the World Cup in Brazil tomorrow. Everton's Kevin Mirallas and Tim Howard will be on opposite sides and both fancy their chances.Tim has played in goal for USA in all the group games, whereas Kevin has grown into the tournament by coming on as a s...Read More
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USA Can Surprise Again

Tim Howard will be hoping to keep his mates from scoring on Tuesday night. Kevin Mirallas, Romelu Lukaku and Marouane Fellaini are all hoping to be playing against Tim on Tuesday as favourites Belgium take on the USA for a place in the last eight of the World Cup. USA have been on...Read More
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Barkley Ready To Step Up For Everton and England

Ross Barkley made his first World Cup start for England in the 0-0 draw against Costa Rica.Although he wasn't outstanding, the 20 year old played the full 90 minutes and showed the World that he has got what it takes to play at that level. Now Ross can go on holiday, rechar...Read More
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Mirallas And Howard Shine In World Cup

Tim Howard and Kevin Mirallas made good impressions for their national teams in the World Cup last night. Mirallas came on as a second half substitute for Belgium and made a big difference in Belgium's 1-0 win over Russia. The Everton winger hit the post with a free kick in a game that sa...Read More
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Scholes - Play Barkley In Place Of Henderson

Former England international Paul Scholes has called upon England manager Roy Hogson to play Everton star Ross Barkley in place of the limited Jordon Henderson of the redshite. Scholes said: "I have said before that he'd be in my team but play him in the centre like he do...Read More
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Everton Fan Delivers 700 Football Shirts To Kids In Brazil

Evertonian Dave Thompson put a smile on kids' faces whilst watching England in the World Cup in Brazil.Dave and other England fans presented over 700 football shirts to kids in Diadema in Sao Paulo. The shirts were donated by Football fans and clubs from all over the country....Read More
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Everton Trio Hoping For An England Miracle

Everton skipper Phil Jagielka played 90 minutes for England in the 2-1 defeat by Uruguay, as did Leighton Baines. Ross Barkley got the last 20 minutes, but although he added fresh energy, it was not...Read More
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Barkley Hopes For Better Luck Against Uruguay

England take on Uruguay in their second game in Group D tonight. A win is needed. Of the blues trio, Phil Jagielka and Leighton Baines should start, but it looks like Ross Barkley will be left on the bench again.Ross is keen to get on the pitch at some time and was happy with his cont...Read More
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Pienaar And His Soft Spot For World Cup Hopefuls

Former South African skipper, Steven Pienaar is hoping Holland will win the World Cup. The Everton midfielder spend his youth in the Netherlands playing for Ajax.With his own country not qualifying, Peanuts is tipping Ivory Coast, with Everton target, ...Read More
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Everton Legend Cahill Bows Out Of World Cup With Wonder Goal

Evertonian Tim Cahill scored a wonder goal in the 3-2 defeat against World Cup Top scorers Holland last night. The goal was being compared with some of the best goals every scored in the World Cup. Tim said is was "the best" he's ever scored. The Socceroo gave his usual corner flag ce...Read More
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Howard Could Play Until He Is Forty

Everton legend Neville Southall thinks Tim Howard can carry on playing for Everton until he is 40.Tim, who has just won his 100th cap, makes his first appearance at the World Cup tonight when he plays for USA v Ghana. Big Nev said: "Tim has done brilliantly. H...Read More
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Evertonians Become Brazilians For A Day

So the World Cup Starts today and it's already been done to death.  Here is a bit more. There are 9 former Everton players playing in Brazil.Here are their "Brazilian Names". See if you can guess who they are. Senderinho - Philleppe Senderos (Switze...Read More
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Barkley The Invincible Should Start Against Italy

Ross Barkley has been given more pats on the back before the England v Italy game tonight has started. Former Italy striker Gianluca Vialli has said that Ross could become "invincible" at this World Cup. Former England star Paul Scholes has been saying Ros...Read More
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Martinez Watches Everton Targets At Dutch Training Camp

Roberto Martinez was an early morning jogger in Rio. He was joined on his run along Ipanema beach by Ruud van Nistelrooy and former USA womens soccer captain Julie Foudy. It was great to see him in his Everton clobber.Roberto then went to watch Everton targets ...Read More
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Barkley In Dreamland

Ross Barkley is hoping his dream will come true. To play in the World Cup against all the star names is his boyhood dream. A lot has been said in the media about Ross. Will Roy Hodgson play Barkley in the fi...Read More
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Baines The Good The Bad And The Very Ugly

First the good news! The self confessed Smiths fan met his idol, Morrisey, who was staying in the same hotel in Miami as the England squad.Bainesy said: "I knew he had played in Miami that week so I had a chat with him and he wished us good luck."I was a b...Read More
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Still More To Come For 100 Caps Howard

Tim Howard made his 100th appearance for USA in a 2-1 win over a Nigerian side captained by former Everton star Joseph Yobo.The Everton keeper was happy to reach the milestone, but happy to get it before the World Cup starts this week.Tim said: "It's more ...Read More
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Jagielka Twitter and Monday Night Videos

The Everton trio have landed in Brazil with John Stones returning to England, as it looks like the Ox will be fit for the World Cup. Everton skipper Phil Jagielka and Leighto...Read More
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Stones Ready For The England World Cup Call

If Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain doesn't recover in time from injury, Everton's John Stones could still go to the World Cup as replacement. Stonesy who has won 2 caps in the warm up games against Peru and Ecuador, is due to leave the squad after today's game against Honduras.   ...Read More
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Lampard On Barkley

Although England manager Roy Hodgson was playing down the performance of Ross Barkley against Ecuador, vice captain, Frank Lampard was full of praise for the Ever...Read More
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Barkley Shines For England But Hodgson Not Happy With Obsession

Ross Barkley started his first game for England in the 2-2 draw against Ecuador last night.The Everton midfielder now has 5 caps, but has still to complete 90 minutes for the national side.Ross was involved in most good England moves and set up Lambert for his goal followi...Read More
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Italy Star Pirlo Impressed With Barkley

Italian star Andrea Pirlo, who has 108 caps, has joined in the praise for Ross Barkley.Italy knocked England out of Euro 2012 at the Quarter Final stage, but the 35 year old playmaker thinks with the young players will make a difference. Pirlo said: "...Read More
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Klinsmann is Like Martinez So Positive

Tim Howard won his 99th cap and kept a clean sheet in the first half before being replaced by Brad Guzan in the second half of the 2-1 against Turkey. The yanks love their stats and for Tim it was a record-breaking 54th win for the United States. The Everton keeper was ve...Read More
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Everton Loanee Left Out Of World Cup Squad

Lacina Traore, who was on loan at Everton last season, but only started one game - the FA Cup win over Swansea, has been left out of the 23 man Ivory Coast World Cup squad. The Monaco centre fo...Read More
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Martinez Off To The World Cup

Roberto Martinez will be a punter on ESPN TV during the World Cup and the Everton manager is keen to use his time in Brazil to scout players and to see first hand how different countiries handle all the conditions. Roberto said: "In the world cup, world football ...Read More
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Record Books out As Four Everton Players Play For England

Everton skipper Phil Jagielka scored his first goal of the season in England's 3-0 win over Peru.In the game Bainesy started with Ross Barkley and John Stones coming on as second half subs. This was Stonesy's first England cap and with 4 Everton players playing for Engla...Read More
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World Cup Stars At Goodison Park 1966

My Memories Of The World Cup At Goodison Park by Ray Jones (Sting Ray)     1966 is a special year in the English football calendar, not only because England won the world cup for the first time, but as every tr...Read More
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Jagielka And Cahill Can Stop The Terry Talk

Everton skipper Phil Jagielka is pissed off with pundits and reporters constantly wanting John Terry to come out of retirement. Jags has played 24 times for England caps and is expected to face Peru in England's World Cup send-off at Wembley on Friday night.Cahill and Jagielka...Read More
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Shandy Andy Still Loves The Game

Would you believe it? The World Cup lingerie version took place on Saturday.Who was the referee? None other than former Everton player Andy Van der Meyde.Shandy Andy was always up...Read More
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Landon Left Out

Our second favourite American, Landon Donavan has been left out of the USA World Cup squad. This has come as a great shock in the States and to Landon himself. Still only 32 years old, Landon has an incredible 156 caps and 57 goals to his name. USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann has decid...Read More
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England Squad Numbers Announced

England Squad Numbers for  World Cup 2014 have been announced: Leighton Baines was given number 3. Phil Jagielka was given number 6. Ross Barkley was given number 21. England squad numbers 2014 World Cup:...Read More
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Bookworm Bainesy In A Sweat

In between sweating it out on the pitch at England's training camp in Portugal, Leighton Baines is reading "Last Exit to Brooklyn" by Hubert Selby Jr. Some of the other players in the squad give him a bit of stick as Roy Hodgson often asks the Everton left back what reading material h...Read More
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Celebrate The News, Come On!

The world's greatest sports spectacle, World Cup Brazil 2014, takes place between the opening game on Thursday, 12th June and the Final on Sunday, 13th July. Five glorious, sunny weeks of The Beautiful Game from the best players in the World! Just a few weeks to go.....Read More
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Everton Keeper Howard Deserves 100 USA Caps

Tim Howard will make his 100th appearence for USA if the Everton keeper gets the nod for the first 3 games in Group G in the World Cup.But typically, the New Jersey born keeper wants to talk about the team and form...Read More
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Stones Ready For England World Cup Squad IF..

John Stones missed a training session with the full England squad in Portugal. The Everton defender has a slight knee injury and it was decided not to risk him.Stonesy was named on standby for this summer's trip to Brazil by Roy Hodgson and he is one of two players from a list...Read More