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Following the signing of Paraguay international Antolin Alcaraz on a free transfer earlier this month, Alex Sutch takes a look at the five other South Americans to have represented Everton…
Rodrigo, 4 appearances, 0 goals
The first South American to don the royal blue jersey was Brazilian attacking midfielder Rodrigo. Signed on loan from Botafogo in July 2002, he made his debut...
Hello from Austria!
I can’t believe it’s the weekend already and the first game of pre-season is tomorrow.
For me, it doesn’t feel that long since the Chelsea game at the end of last season. The time in between went really quickly because I was on my holidays, with my family and friends, and that time always goes really fast.
We were up really early on Thursday for the morning gym session, where we tried out spinning with a professional teacher. The music was pretty good and really helped me to keep motivated. The gym staff were great too and really helpful to us. I think they’re pleased to have us here.
After that it was breakfast and just one...
Everton are in Austria this week preparing for Sunday's opening pre-season friendly against the country's reigning champions Austria Vienna.
Each day, Greek striker Apostolos Vellios will be offering his own unique insight into life in the camp, starting with a hectic first 24 hours and the mobile phone download that's taking over his free time...
I had a fantastic...
Just seven days ago, Bill Kenwright sat in front of the watching media and insisted he had gone with his instinct once again.
After a four-week search to find the next manager of Everton Football Club, the Chairman admitted that after multiple interviews and meetings, not just in this country but across Europe, there was always one outstanding candidate.
He had known...
From a hard-nosed Glaswegian taskmaster to a softly-spoken Spanish philosopher of the game.
It's not just the Club’s badge that has evolved recently. So has the mould of our new leader, the man tasked with spearheading a new era.
Welcome to Roberto Martinez, the new resident of the home dugout awaiting the rating for his services. Five star? We will see.
Several Blues have picked up valuable experience out on loan this term. Here's a look back...
Saturday saw two Academy graduates come head-to-head for automatic promotion in League One.
John Lundstram's Doncaster Rovers scooped that prize in dramatic fashion, leaving Jake Bidwell and Brentford to traverse the tricky play-off system.
Click here to read more about the duo's battle at the weekend.
What price friendship when the stakes are high?
If winning denies a teammate the same joy, is it still a victory?
Try telling Jake Bidwell and John Lundstram there is anything bigger than three points this weekend.
The two Everton youngsters have been riding high on loan in League One this season - yet Saturday will see the pair line up against one...