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Toffeeopolis Launches With Broken Dreams: Everton, The War and Goodison’s Lost Generation


Four Evertonians with a passion for the storied history of Everton FC have formed Toffeeopolis. This new imprint, part of the Mount Vernon Publishing Group, has a mission to create great books that celebrate the culture, history and magic of the football club.

Everton U18s lost at Derby County today


Everton U18s lost to Derby County at their Moor Farm Football Academy today in their encounter in the U18 Premier League

Everton vs Nottingham Forest


Everton go into the latest of a series of huge games at Goodison Park as rivals to avoid relegation, Nottingham Forest, come to town and the outcome could have a huge bearing on whether the Toffees remain in the Premier League for next season.

Hamstring tear ends Patterson's season


Nathan Patterson has been ruled out for the remainder of the season and is now a significant doubt for Scotland's Euro 2024 squad after suffering a serious hamstring injury in Monday's dreadful defeat to Chelsea.

Premier League commits to Everton appeal decision before season's end


The Appeal Board that will hear Everton's arguments against the two-point deduction they were handed earlier this month will deliver its verdict before the final game of the 2023-24 season, the Premier League have confirmed.

Tyrer pens new Everton deal


Everton reserve goalkeeper, Harry Tyrer, has committed to another year with the Club after putting pen to paper on a new contract today that keeps him at Goodison until June 2026.

🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'A Bit of a Soap Opera'


The guys try and compartmentalise the misery of Monday evening's 6-0 hammering at the hands of Chelsea before discussing what changes should be made for the massive home game against Forest at the weekend

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Revolution in Bermuda


Everton U21s lose out on a place in the Premier League International Cup Final


Everton U21s travelled to Selhurst Park tonight for a semi-final clash in the Premier League International Cup, but were unable to get through to the Final.

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Petition calls on Richard Masters to resign


Execrable Everton disgrace themselves at Stamford Bridge


Everton suffered their heaviest defeat in 19 years and saw their goal-difference advantage over relegation rivals Nottingham Forest wiped out on a horrifying and potentially damaging evening at Stamford Bridge against erratic Chelsea.

777 Partners granted loan extension


777 Partners have been granted additional time to settle a loan that was taken out with MSP Sports Capital to fund construction of the new stadium at Bramley-Moore Dock

Injuries compound horrendous showing against Chelsea


Sean Dyche was left to count the cost of more than just the massive dent Everton took to their goal difference and team morale with their 6-0 annihilation at the hands of Chelsea, with three players picking up injuries that make them doubts for next Sunday's massive game against Nottingham Forest.

Everton lodge appeal against second PSR sanction


Everton have formally lodged their appeal against the decision by the second Premier League Independent Commission to deduct them two more points this season.

Chelsea vs Everton


Everton head to the Capital for the first time since the end of January seeking to end a 30-year wait for victory at Stamford Bridge and their first away win of 2024.

Everton U18s draw at home in the micro-derby


Everton U18s took the lead over their local rivals Liverpool twice in today's micro-derby at Finch Farm

Demi Akarakiri signs up with Everton Academy


Everton Academy have signed up talented young midfielder Ademide Akarakiri, who has left Arsenal

Danjuma plays but Everton U21s lose to Blackburn Rovers


Arnaut Danjuma played the full game but could do little to help Everton U21s overcome a determined Blackburn Rovers side in Southport tonight

777 Partners seek loan to help cover Everton acquisition


777 Partners are reportedly locked in negotiations with another investment firm, Blue Owl Capital, over a £360m loan as the clock ticks towards a deadline by which they have to repay MSP Sports Capital.

Danjuma to get Under-21s run out


Arnaut Danjuma will take the next step in his recovery from an ankle injury when he turns out for Everton Under-21s tomorrow evening against Blackburn Rovers.

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Everton / 777 / MSP:  A Way Forward?


777 Partners look to extend timeline for Everton takeover


777 Partners are reportedly looking to extend the timeline for their proposed takeover of Everton by another six weeks in their attempts to meet the conditions set by the Premier League before their  buyout of Farhad Moshiri's 94.1% stake can be approved.

Nkounkou reveals he wanted to stay with Everton


Niels Nkounkou has revealed that he was surprised when Saint-Étienne took up an option to sign him last summer as he believed he would be heading back to Everton.

Masters: Government regulation of football could harm Premier League's 'global leader' status


Premier League Chief Executive, Richard Masters, has penned an article for The Times in which he warns of unintended consequences should the Football Governance Bill become law and the domestic game be regulated from Westminster.

Everton Fan Advisory Board Statement


Everton's FAB have issued a statement following the Premier League's imposition of a further 2-point deduction for a second successive breach of financial rules.

Everton U21s draw at Crystal Palace


Everton U21s were at the VBS Community Stadium in Sutton, where they drew with Crystal Palace in tonight's Premier League 2 clash.

Everton docked two more points for 2022-23 PSR breach


Everton have been hit with a second sanction, with the latest Independent Commission into the Club’s breach of the Premier League’s Profitability and Sustainability Rules (PSR) recommending that they be docked two more points.

🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'Icarus, Don't Fly Too Close to the Sun'


Another day, another points deduction. Discussing Premier League farce, Everton's ugly win over Burnley and Chelsea (A)

Branthwaite: 'I want Euro 2024 place even more now'


Jarrad Branthwaite says he is hoping his performances on the pitch for Everton will keep him in Gareth Southgate's thinking for when the time comes to select his England squad for this summer's European Championship Finals.

Muric gift hands Everton a first League win in almost four months


Everton won in the Premier League for the first time in 14 attempts, gratefully accepting a goal served up on a platter by Arijanet Muric and hanging on to claim three priceless points.

Luton game switched to Friday night


Everton's penultimate away game of the season against Luton Town at Kenilworth Road will now kick-off at 8 pm on Friday 3 May.

Everton vs Burnley


Amadou Onana is a slight doubt for this weekend's significant home game against fellow strugglers Burnley while Arnaut Danjuma may need another week before he is match-ready.

Everton U19s win Champions Trophy in Düsseldorf


Leighton Baines's young players have pulled off a tremendous coup, winning the U19s Champions Trophy in Düsseldorf over the Easter weekend.

Premier League respond to FAB concerns over takeover delay


The Eveton Fan Advisory Board have published the response they have received from Premier League CEO, Richard Masters, to their recent letter seeking clarity over the decision-making process regarding 777 Partners' proposed takeover of the Club.

Calvert-Lewin ends scoring drought with potentially crucial penalty


Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored his first goal since October to cancel out Alexander Isak’s opener as Everton wrestled a point from Newcastle in a tough contest at St James’s Park this evening.

🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'Adult Men Dressed as Dinosaurs'


Reviewing the abysmal showing at Bournemouth and for much of the Newcastle game before a chink of light that could be just the lift the players and fans need heading into the clash with Burnley

Newcastle United vs Everton


Everton are on the road again for a trip to the northeast that looks daunting in view of the Blues' worsening form and the Magpies' stirring comeback against West Ham on Saturday.

Regulators in US push A-Cap to reduce exposure to 777 Partners


The financial health of Everton's would-be buyers, 777 Partners, continues to be a cause of concern, with regulators in  Utah and South Carolina moving to force insurer A-Cap to further cut their exposure to the Florida-based private equity firm 777 Partners.

Everton's losses double for 2022-23 financial year


Everton's latest accounts, which were released to shareholders today, show losses of £89.1m, double the £44.7m recorded for 2021-22.

Atrocious Everton snub Neto gift to lose at Bournemouth again


Everton looked to have salvaged an unlikely point against a poor Bournemouth side when Beto profited from a goalkeeping bungle to grab a late equaliser only for Seamus Coleman to score a calamitous own goal in stoppage time.

Moshiri confident Everton takeover saga is 'in the home straight'


Farhad Moshiri has responded to the letter sent to him last week by Fan Advisory Board chair, Dave Kelly, acknowledging the frustrating delay in the Premier League's approval process for 777 Partners' takeover but insisting they remain the right buyers.

Bournemouth vs Everton


Sean Dyche will have a mostly fit squad when Everton’s Premier League season resumes on Saturday with only Dele Alli, Lewis Dobbin and Arnaut Danjuma likely to be ruled out completely due to injury and lack of fitness.

Full-back pair acknowledge lack of playing time


Both Seamus Coleman and Nathan Patterson mentioned their lack of recent action for Everton in interviews while on international duty this week, with the Club captain admitting he won't "throw my toys out the pram" over not being selected.

🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'A Sean Dyche Slap to the Bonce'


Previewing Everton's trip to Bournemouth at the weekend. Has the three weeks off helped the players and allowed Sean Dyche and his coaching staff the time they needed to retool, reassess and re-energise?

FAB call on Moshiri to communicate amid 'palpable' uncertainty


The Everton Fan Advisory Board have published the letter they recently sent to Farhad Moshiri, in which they call on the British-Iranian businessman to honour his "basic commitments as the Owner of Everton Football Club and communicate with supporters".

Branthwaite overlooked again as Bellingham spares Southgate successive Wembley defeats


Jarrad Branthwaite will have to wait for the chance to press his claims for a spot in the senior England setup following another watching brief from the bench as Gareth Southgate’s team grabbed a last-gasp draw against Belgium.

Blue bricks make a splash in Fan Plaza


A stunning design feature is set to make a splash on the former dock that has been transformed into Everton Stadium.

'Nothing Will Be The Same' wins SJA award


The BBC Sounds podcast series, Everton: Nothing Will Be The Same, that chronicled the Blues' turbulent 2022-23 season, won the award for Best Podcast at the British Sports Journalists' Association Awards ceremony this evening.

Paul Gregg laments failure of 'flagship' Kings Dock stadium


Former Everton director, Paul Gregg, has been giving his side of the story of Everton’s doomed Kings Dock project, 20 years after it collapsed, which left the Club to eventually seek other options to resolve their long-standing stadium issue. 

Forest lodge appeal against PSR sanction


Nottingham Forest are appealing the decision by an independent commission to deduct them four points for breaching the Premier League's Profitability and Sustainability Rules.

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George Farmer grave rededication


FAB seek clarity from three stakeholders in Everton's future


Everton's Fan Advisory Board issued a statement today indicating to supporters that they have written letters to Farhad Moshiri, the Premier League and 777 Partners looking for "answers to the questions we have received from Evertonians about the maelstrom of uncertainty that engulfs our club at this moment".

Tyrer thrilled to have helped Chesterfield back into the EFL


Everton Academy graduate goalkeeper Harry Tyrer has been talking to evertontv about his triumphant season on loan at Chesterfield whom he helped to gain promotion from the National League after six years in the fifth tier.

England beaten by late Endrick goal for Brazil


Jordan Pickford played the full 90 minutes but Jarrad Branthwaite had to wait for his first England cap as Gareth Southgate's side were beaten 1-0 by Brazil at Wembley tonight.

Women's Merseyside derby ends goalless


Everton Women and Liverpool Women couldn't be separated in this afternoon's derby, with the game ending 0-0 at Goodison Park.

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Conditional access


The good news for 777 Partners is that the Premier League is finally “minded to approve” their bid to purchase Everton. The bad news is the four conditions they need to meet to make it happen, write Paul Brown and Philippe Auclair.

Reports: Approval for 777 Partners' Everton takeover rests on 'stringent conditions'


777 Partners' purchase of Everton FC has been conditionally approved by the Premier League, according to Bloomberg News sources but subsequent reporting suggests that the letter appears to be an ultimatum to the Florida-based investment firm.

Goodison derby date set as two other games are moved for TV


The date for the Goodison derby match with Liverpool has finally been confirmed for Wednesday 24 April 2024, kick-off 8 pm, the middle of three home games in a week that will be screened live on Sky Sports.

Premier League charge Leicester with PSR breach


Leicester City today became the fourth club to be referred to an independent commission by the Premier League for alleged violations of spending rules.

Hard work brought Branthwaite back from the brink of giving up on football


Already a star for Everton, Jarrad Branthwaite is on the cusp of earning his England cap but developmental challenges almost caused him to give up the game as a blossoming teenager.

FAB demand suspension of 'flawed' PSR process


The Everton Fan Advisory Board has issued a statement demanding suspension of the Premier League's Profitability and Sustainability Rules, hearings and sanctions.

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Jordan Pickford is an England great who must be cherished


"Pickford hasn't been merely reliable for England, he has been consistently excellent, some might even say superb."

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“Making it up as they go along”


“Will Everton and Forest be the only clubs ever to be charged ... because I think they’ve been making it up as they go along.”

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UHT Podcast: The Unofficial Everton Timeline


Historic Football Governance Bill introduced in Parliament


Independent regulation of men's elite football in England took a step closer with the publication of the Football Governance Bill and its introduction to Parliament this week.

🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'Football Is Flushing Itself Down the Toilet'


On the 100th episode of the podcast, the guys start with Forest's points deduction and how it compares to Everton's treatment before talking themselves around to some optimism around the Toffees' run-in

Nottingham Forest handed four-point deduction


Nottingham Forest have been docked four points by the Premier League following an independent commission into their breach of Profitability and Sustainability Rules.

Everton return home amid overblown reports of team incident


The Everton squad is back home this weekend following a week away in Portugal, although the club is having to play down reports that a trip intended to forge tighter team unity was almost undermined by a brief flare-up involving the manager and some of his players.

Everton U21s come unsuck against Wolves at Finch Farm this afternoon


Everton U21s lost their Premier League 2 match-up with Wolves at Finch Farm this afternoon

Branthwaite gets first England call


Jarrad Branthwaite has been called up to the England squad by Gareth Southgate for the upcoming games against Brazil and Belgium.

James Vaughan gets new post in Everton's Academy


Former Everton player and homegrown striker, James Vaughan has been appointed Everton's Head of Academy Recruitment & Player Pathways

McNeil: Low confidence is hurting us


Dwight McNeil has admitted that Everton are struggling for confidence in attacking areas of the pitch as they look to try and use the current three-week break from action as an opportunity to reset and refocus.

New Premier League spending rules could be in place for next season


The Premier League's revamped regulations around profitability and sustainability could be replaced as soon as this summer, in time to be implemented for the 2024-25 season.

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Relive the illustrated Dixie Dean Story by Paul Trevillion


Artist Paul Trevillion was commissioned back in the 1960-61 season to produce the illustrated story of Dixie Dean’s illustrious career, as featured then in the Liverpool Echo.

Struggling Everton made to pay double penalty at Old Trafford


Everton's winless run in the Premier League was extended to 11 matches as they went down in fairly routine fashion to Manchester United in a game that exposed their limitations, particularly in the final third.

Ebere scores a hat-trick as Everton U18s thrash Leeds


Everton U18s travelled to Thorp Arch Grange to take on Leeds United today and came away with a handsome 4-1 win.

Manchester United vs Everton


Idrissa Gueye is rated as doubtful for Everton's trip to Old Trafford on Saturday where they will take on Manchester United, still looking to end what is now the Blues' longest run without a win in the Premier League for 30 years.

Everton mourn the passing of Jimmy Husband


Jimmy Husband, one of the heroes of Everton’s 1969-70 championship-winning side, has died at the age of 76.

777 Partners meet with Premier League


Representatives from 777 Partners met with the Premier League this week as the latter seeks greater clarification around the investment firm's ability to fund their proposed takeover of Everton.

Everton U21s secure best of seven against Leicester City


Everton U21s secured a fine win with the best of seven goals against Leicester City at the Big Help Stadium in Southport this evening

Everton U21s will take on Crystal Palace in International Cup


Everton U21s will take on Crystal Palace U21s next month in the semi-final of the Premier League International Cup after they beat Fulham U21s last month.

hummel launch new limited edition Shamrock Everton jersey


hummel, in conjunction with Everton’s official retail partner, Fanatics, have announced the release of a limited-edition shirt that pays tribute to Seamus Coleman’s loyal 15-year reign at Goodison Park.

Cody Ebere fires a brace for Everton U18s at Blackburn


Everton U18s defeated Blackburn Rovers U18s 2-0 at the Lancashire side's training ground in the Under-18 Premier League (North) this afternoon.

Failings in front of goal cost Everton again as West Ham win it late on


Everton threw away another precious lead and ended up coming away completely empty handed as West Ham struck twice in stoppage time to extend the Blues’ winless run to 10 matches and keep them mired in the battle to avoid relegation near the bottom.

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Colin Chong thanks fan groups for appeal support


🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'The Unhappy Traill Podcast'


The guys express their shared concern over Everton's lack of goals and inability to put games to bed which is keeping them mired in trouble near the bottom and at the mercy of the next Independent Commission

New boy secures fantastic win for Everton U21s at leaders Spurs


Everton U21s pulled off a fantastic win over PL2 leaders Spurs this afternoon at their training ground after the game was switched from Stevenage due to a waterlogged pitch

Everton U18s draw at Wolves this morning


Everton U18s are at the Sir Jack Hayward Training Ground to secure a draw with Wolves in the U18 Premier League this morning

Dyche tired of talking about xG: ‘You have to score’


Sean Dyche was unable to contain his frustration after the final whistle of today's deflating 3-1 defeat to West Ham, saying that his players have got to start taking their chances.

Everton vs West Ham United


Everton will give Amadou Onana and Idrissa Gana Gueye late fitness tests before Sean Dyche names his side to face West Ham United at Goodison Park this weekend as the Toffees seek a first Premier League win in nine games.

Goodison derby to be rearranged


Everton's home game against Liverpool will need to be rearranged as it was scheduled for 16 March and now clashes with the FA Cup Quarterfinals

Contract clause further complicates Dele’s Everton future


Dele Alli returned to Finch Farm this week to resume light training as he bids to mount another comeback from a year’s worth of injury problems and set-backs, although it remains to be seen if he can gain sufficient fitness to play again before the end of the season.

Premier League to hold face-to-face talks with 777 Partners


The Premier League will reportedly meet with members of 777 Partners as the American investment firm's attempted takeover of Everton drags towards the six-month mark.

🎙ToffeeWeb Podcast: 'Super Silk's Season-Long Loan'


The guys discuss the Appeal Board's decision to reinstate four of Everton's 10 docked points, what went wrong in those final stages at Brighton and look ahead to the visit of West Ham.

Everton U21s progress in Premier League International Cup


Everton U21s come back strongly to beat Fulham this evening and reach the Premier League International Cup semi-finals after falling behind in the first half.

Everton sanction reduced by four points following appeal


The 10-point deduction handed down to Everton by the Premier League has been reduced to six on the recommendation of the independent panel that heard the club's appeal last month.

Poor game management costs Everton two huge points


Everton just had to compose themselves and hold out for nine minutes of stoppage time to secure three precious points against 10-man Brighton but succumbed to Lewis Dunk's gut punch at the Amex Stadium.

Everton U18s come unstuck at home to Blackburn Rovers


Everton U18s took an early lead today at Finch Farm but then came unstuck as Blackburn Rovers went on to score 3.

Everton Stadium now 'structurally complete'


The structural work on the installation of concrete terracing forming the main bowl of the new Everton Stadium at Bramley-Moore Dock has now been completed the club have announced.


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