Lineups, scores and brief match details for Everton Academy Under-18s side from Finch Farm.
|·Results & Fixtures||A record of Everton's Under-18 matches during the season|
|·League Setup||An explanation of the new Under-18 Premier League setup|
|·League Table||Everton's position in the North Group table|
|·Match Details||Teamsheets and brief reports for each match|
|·Appearances||A table of Under-18 appearances and goals|
|·Friendlies||Results from Under-18 friendly matches|
Everton Under-18s play the majority of their matches at Finch Farm. A new mini-stadium at the club's Halewood training complex is intended to improve the facilities by 2017.
|U18 Premier League ― North Group||All KOs are UK time|
|Sat 12 Aug|
|10||West Bromwhich Albion|
The U18 Premier League replaced the Premier Academy League at the start of the 2012-13 season with the aim to enhance youth development and help transition players between the Academy and First Team.
The league set-up has been modified as follows for the 2016-17 season:
Age requirement: Clubs are not allowed to field any outfield players outside of the U18 age category. However, the goalkeeper is permitted to come from the U19 age category.
The 12 clubs in the North Group of the 2016-17 U18 Premier League are:
Blackburn Rovers, Derby County, Everton, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, Middlesbrough, Newcastle United, Sunderland, Stoke City, West Bromwhich Albion & Wolverhampton Wanderers
The 12 clubs in the South Group of the 2016-17 U18 Premier League are:
Arsenal, Brighton & Hove Albion, Aston Villa, Chelsea, Fulham, Leicester City, Norwich City, Reading, Southampton, Swansea City, Tottenham Hotspur & West Ham United.
The section below contains team details, scorers, and brief match reports for Everton Under-18 matches during the 2016-17 Season.
U18 Premier League North, Game #1
Saturday 12 August 2017
Everton's Under-18s kicked off their 2016-17 campaign with a defeat when they lost 1-0 at Newcastle.
Kevin Sheedy's side were eventually beaten by an 80th-minute strike after a tight encounter with few chances for either side.
Renshaw, Ouzounidis, Lees, Harrington, Morris, Duke-McKenna, Scully (60' Hornby), Denny, Withe (60' Mampala), Lavery, Bramall.
Subs not Used: Pierce, Moore, Corke.
Thursday 21 July 2016
Players Leaving after last season or during the Current Season: