Next Match:

Spurs (A) Sun 30 Nov 2014, 16:00, Barclays Premier League

Long: Dunc Helped With Goal

by Daniel Alston @efc_danalston

Everton v Krasnodar

Tickets for Season Ticket holders
Adults: £12
Over-65s and 16-20s: £6
Under-16s: £5

Non-Season Ticket holders
Adults: £15
Over-65s and 16-20s: £7.50
Under-16s: £5

To buy, click here or call 0871 663 1878. 

Alternatively, visit the Goodison Park Box Office, Everton Two or TicketQuarter.

Chris Long has revealed Duncan Ferguson's part in his first Everton goal.
The Academy graduate and boyhood Blue was overjoyed to net a fine opener against SC Paderborn on Saturday before the Germans completed a 3-1 reverse.
Collecting a pass from Leighton Baines on 12 minutes, Long turned, dragging the ball away from his marker in one movement before curling a powerful strike into the top-right corner.
And speaking to evertontv after the final whistle, the Liverpool-born 19-year-old admitted he had taken guidance from the former forward-turned-coach.
He explained: "I'd tried that trick before and when Baines hit the ball to me I thought I may be able to whip it into the far corner.
"I used to work on it in training with the Under-18s and Big Dunc used to teach me. We've worked on it the past few years.
"It's the best feeling in the world, especially when you support Everton. I can't describe what I'm feeling right now. Aside from the loss, I'm made up with the goal."
Despite ending pre-season with defeat, Long admits it was a proud conclusion to the summer following his ascension into the senior squad.
"I've loved being with the first-team for the last two months," he added.
"I was with the Under-21s for a week in pre-season and then the gaffer told me I was going to be with them.


"I've taken it in my stride and I'm loving it."

Related Tags

Comments

evertontv

View More
  • Matchwinners' Joy At Progression
    0
  • Garbutt: Great Night All Round
    0
  • Wolfsburg 0 - 2 Everton 5 Minute Highlights
    0
  • Wolfsburg 0 - 2 Everton - 3 Minute Highlights
    0
  • Thank you for your support in Europe
    0
  • Martinez's Pre-Match Thoughts
    0

EvertonLive

View More
  • Today, 14:21

    RM: "I know with the way Mauricio (Pochettino) has a adapted to the Premier League he is going to find a winning formula for Spurs." #EFC

  • Today, 14:12

    RM: "Krasnodar is a game we can use as an experience for the football club and the youngsters. It's a unique opportunity in that sense."

  • Today, 14:11

    RM on the Europa League: "The aim was always to finish top of the group and we've achieved that. It's an important lesson." #TOTvEFC

  • Today, 14:10

    LIVE: Watch Roberto Martinez's press conference here: youtube.com/watch?v=Bf8UAP… #TOTvEFC