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Everton Past Academy Players

Departed Reserves, Under-21s, Under-23s and Academy players who never appeared in a senior
first-team competitive game for Everton, with some links to ToffeeWeb Past Player Profiles,
arranged in reverse chronological order (most recent first), by season (July to June)

[Click here for the list of Everton's Past First-Team Players]

 
 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2016-17
 
Jack Bainbridge
Michael Donohue
Tyronne Duffus
Connor Hunt
Josef Yarney
James Yates
Nathan Holland
   
 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2015-16
Jordan Thorniley  
James Graham  
Jamie Mellen  
Spencer Myers  
Ciaran O'Loughlin  
Filipe Mattioni
Jindrich Stanek
   
 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2014-15
 
George Green  
Curtis Langton  
John Lundstram  
Ben McLaughlin  
Arlen Birch  
Charley Edge
George Newell  
Matthew Kennedy  
Hallum Hope  
 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2013-14
 
Mateusz Taudul  
Mason Springthorpe
Ibou Touray  
Declan Poole  
Oliver Shannon  
Jake Adelson  
   
 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2012-13
 
Sam Cosgrove  
George Waring  
Sam Kelly  
Tom Molyneux  
Jasper Johns  
Johan Hammar Swedish defender returned to Malmo (June 2013)
Anton Forrester Youngseter joined Blackburn Rovers on a free
João Silva Portuguese Reserves striker off to Levski Sofia (July 2012)
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2011-12

 
James Wallace   Reserves defender makes the move to Tranmere (26 Jun)
Eric Dier   Sporting Lisbon loanee returned to Portugal (20 Jun)
Femi Orenuga   Southend protege, released (18 May)
Conor Roberts   Reserves Goalkeeper; released (18 May)
Adam Davies   Reserves Goalkeeper; released (15 May)
Aristote Nsiala   Released (15 May) ; snapped up by Accrington Stanley
Ryan Higgins   Academy Defender; released (30 Apr)
James Fitzgibbon   Academy Goalkeeper; released (30 Apr)
Jordan Barrow   Academy Defender; released (30 Apr)
Adam Thomas   Academy Striker; released (30 Apr); signed by Stoke
Ben Heneghan   Academy Defender; released (30 Apr); signed by Stoke
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2010-11

 
Lee McArdle   Released (17 Jun);
Gerrard Kinsella   Released (17 Jun);
Tom Donegan   Signed with Fulham after the season ended (Jun)
Daniel Murphy   ???
Eric Dier   Sporting Lisbon loanee returned to Portugal (Apr)
Luke Dobie   Released; snapped up by Middlesbrough (11 Apr)
Zac Thompson   Released, snapped up by Leeds United (11 Jan)
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2009-10

 
Cory Arnoux American unknown released after one-year contract (30 Jun)
Anton Peterlin US medical student released after one-year contract (30 Jun)
Moses Barnett Arsenal reject... ultimately released by Everton (Apr?)
James McCarten Released (Apr); joined Aberystwyth
Karl Sheppard Reserves Irish striker leaves for Galway United (16 Feb)
George Krenn Austrian midfielder returns home after injury-plagued spell (19 Aug)
Lars Stubhaug Keeper returned to Norway (?Date?)
James Hall Academy defender; released (September)
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2008-09

 
John Irving England U-16 captain ; released (30 Jun)
John Paul Kissock Hot midfield prospect; released (12 Jun)
Scott Spencer Hot striker prospect; released (12 Jun)
Thomas McCready Academy player; released (12 Jun)
Luke Powell Academy player; released (12 Jun)
Michael Jensen Academy player; released (12 Jun)
Eunan O'Kane Academy player; released (12 Jun)
Cory Sinnot Academy player; released (12 Jun)
Daniel Redmond Academy player; released (12 Jun)
Lee Molyneux Left back moved to Southampton (1 Jan)
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2007-08

 
Darren Dennehy Defender accepts 3-yr contract at Cardiff (28 Jun)
Stephen Connor Academy striker; released (14 May); The New Saints
Aiden Downes Academy striker; released (14 May)
Ryan Harpur Academy defender; released (14 May)
Patrick Boyle Academy defender; released (14 May)
Stephen Morrision Academy midfielder; released (14 May)
Shaun Densmore Academy defender; released (14 May)
Jamie Jones Reserves Goalkeeper (14 May)
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2006-07

 
Alan Kearney Released (May); joined Waterford Utd
   

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2005-06

 
Lawrence Wilson Academy defender; released (8 May)
Sean Wright Academy defender; released (8 May)
James Harris Academy defender; released (8 May)
Stephen Wynne Academy defender; released (8 May)
Christian Seargeant Academy midfielder; released (8 May)
Paul Hopkins Loaned to Darlington... then released (8 May)
Sean Lake Goalkeeper, last played in Sept 05 (Oct?)
 

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2004-05

 
Anthony Gerrard Younger brother of Stephen Gerrard; released (18 May)
Guillaume Plessis Young French "ace" sat on subs bench; released (18 May)
Eddy Bosnar Aussie signing from Sturm Graz; released (18 May)
Daniel Fox Youngster released (18 May); made the grade years later
Alan Moogan Played some reserve friendlies after release (31 Jul?)
 

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2003-04

 
Patrizzio Pascucci Italian wiz-kid has disappeared without trace (30 Jun)
Joey Jones Under-19 player deemed surplus; released (17 May)
Brian Moogan Reserves player deemed surplus; released (17 May)
Craig Garside Under-19 player deemed surplus; released (17 May)
Scott Brown Under-19 player deemed surplus; released (17 May)
Michael Symes Loaned to Crewe 'til the end of the season; released (17 May)
Steven Schumacher Back from Latics loan nightmare, then released (17 May)
Sean O'Hanlon Loan deal at Swindon finally made permanent (24 Mar)
  

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2002-03

 
Steven Beck Released from U-19s (31 May)
Martin Crowder Released from U-19s (31 May)
David Carney Ausie released despite goals for the Under-19s (31 May)
Franklyn Colbeck Released from U-19s (31 May)
Robert Southern Brother of Keith Southern, released (31 May)
Ibrahim Saeed Reserve midfielder
George Pilkington Released from the reserves; did not make the grade (31 May) 
Keith Southern Reserve midfielder joined Blackpool after 3-month loan (7 Nov)
Andrew Pettinger Young goalkeeper decided football is not his bag (4 Sep )
Ryan Valentine Released (? Aug)
  

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2001-02

 
David Eaton Young reserves team player released (Mar 16)
Damien Curran Young Reserve released without a senior game (31 Mar)
Tom Kearney Talented 20-year-old reserve is gifted to Bradford (20 Mar )
Matt McKay Reserve from Chester; retired from the game, injured (_ Mar)
Sean Doherty U-19 & England star chooses Fulham over Everton (Jul 24)
  

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 2000-01

 
John Lester  Youngster released? (May ?)
Craig Hogg  Youngster released? (May ?)
Michael Price  Youngster released, later joins Hull City (May ?)
  

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 1999-2000

 
Carl Regan  Youth player moves to Barnsley for �25k (13 Jun)
Dean Delaney Released: Young goalkeeper no longer required (25 May)
George Dempsey  Released: Young player no longer required (25 May)
Carl Howarth  Released: Young player no longer required (25 May)
David Knowles  Released: Young player no longer required (25 May)
Mick O'Brien Youth team captain allowed to join Torquay for free (26 Jul)
Wayne McDermott Young defender released by the club (26 Jul)
 

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 1998-99

 
Adam Eaton Young reserve sold to Preston for �5,000 (23 Jun)
 

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 1997-98

 
John O'Toole  Released from his contract (12 May)
Chris Lane Finally released after looking in vain for a new club (12 May)
Mario Esposito  Italian youngster, on trial, disappeared (Sept)
Luigi Riccio Italian youngster, on trial, disappeared (Sept)
 

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 1996-97

 
Chris Price Released (May 97)
Mark Grugel Released (May 97)
Eddie Hussin Released (May 97); subsequently joined Northwich (Aug 97)
Richie Townsend Released (May 97)
Robbie Tynan Released (May 97)
Jamie Speare Reserve goalie transferred to Darlington for free (Apr 97)
Peter Holcroft Joined Swindon Town for free (Nov 96)
 

 ACADEMY PLAYERS LEAVING IN 1995-96

 
Alex Smith Released (May 96)