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Such is his pleasant personality, one would not be hard-pressed to precipitate praise and words of positivity from Roberto Martinez.
But when the Spaniard offered the description of Leighton Baines as an ‘icon’ of Everton this week, he wasn’t producing an overstatement.
Indeed, given the news regarding Baines’ long-term future, and the confirmation of a new four-year contract, there was every right...
Our new manager Robert Martinez has been playing in British football since he came to Wigan from Spain in 1995.
Having left the sun behind for the more ‘changeable’ weather of Lancashire, Roberto has since played league football for five different clubs before moving into management.
And during his time as a player he has lined up with a number of...
It was a mixed weekend for Everton’s loan contingent with three players tasting victory, three suffering defeat and one involved in an entertaining 2-2 draw.
John Lundstram and Shane Duffy both played the full duration of Yeovil Town’s excellent 2-0 win away at Birmingham City. The Glovers were in danger of being cut adrift at the bottom of the Championship but...
With Everton’s total of loaned-out youngsters rising to nine, eyes were across all of the Football League to monitor their progress.
Tyias Browning joined Wigan Athletic on Friday for an initial month, and he was handed an immediate introduction at the DW Stadium.
Browning played the second half of the 3-0 win over Bournemouth and the 19-year-old admitted he was pleased with...
Shane Duffy and John Lundstram can look forward to an FA Cup trip to Premier League Southampton after helping loan club Yeovil Town overcome League One high-fliers Leyton Orient in round three this weekend.
The duo had endured a difficult Christmas with the Somerset outfit as three league games brought three defeats in just nine days.
But the Championship strugglers...
Another Day at the Office
We started 2013 in 6th place and we will go into the Christmas period one poor penalty decision at Cardiff City away from joint-top (and if we'd have got what we deserved on derby day, it would have been even better).
It was a calendar year in which we again underlined our credibility and consistency...
Everton youngsters Shane Duffy and John Lundstram were both involved in the action as Yeovil managed a 1-1 draw at relegation rivals Barnsley on Saturday.
Travelling to Oakwell, the duo's loan club were looking to extend the gap between themselves and the bottom-placed Tykes and appeared set to do so when Joel Grant gave them a 10th-minute lead following a...
Shane Duffy and John Lundstram both featured in Yeovil’s spirited 2-2 draw with Charlton Athletic this weekend.
Searching for a third successive win, Glovers manager Gary Johnson named an unchanged side for the relegation-zone battle.
Lundstram looked energetic and lively in the game’s opening. His long-range volley - the first
real effort of the game - brought Yeovil close to the lead.