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March 2021

City prove too strong once more to knock Toffees out of the Cup

20 March
Everton made an all-too predictable exit from the FA Cup at the quarter-final stage, holding off the Manchester City juggernaut until late on when the strength and depth available to Pep Guardiola proved decisive.

Bench duty for Everton duo

31 March
Lucas Digne and Dominic Calvert-Lewin were named on the substitutes' bench by their respective countries in World Cup qualifying this evening.

The Injury Index

31 March
A news report that caught the eye claimed Everton have racked up £50m in lost wages over the last 5 seasons due to injuries to their players

Ancelotti on post-match adrenaline and self-improvement

30 March
Carlo Ancelotti admits that he often needs time to come down after particularly intense matches and that he will usually wait to dissect a performance with his staff rather than do an immediate “post-mortem”.

Iwobi cleared to face Lesotho

30 March
Alex Iwobi played for Nigeria against Lesotho in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying after all following a negative test for the coronavirus.

Spurs and Arsenal games are now Friday kick-offs

30 March
Everton's upcoming matches against Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal will now take place on Friday evenings after they were moved for broadcast by Sky Sports

Godfrey grateful to have Ancelotti's trust

29 March
Ben Godfrey, already a first-team regular in his debut season at Goodison Park, has expressed his hopes that Everton’s internationals return healthy from the current break for World Cup qualifiers as the Blues prepare for the final 10 games of the Premier League season.

10 Exciting Prospects from Everton's Academy

29 March
Everton Academy now boasts a number of serious prospects for future advancement to the higher echelons of football. This article lists 10 young players to keep an eye on over the coming seasons to see how they progress

James set for the season's final challenge

28 March
James Rodriguez has been speaking about the run-in to the season and providing more of his on-field genius in the push to finish the Premier League campaign in a European qualifying place.

Iwobi tests positive for coronavirus while Ireland are humbled

27 March
Alex Iwobi was forced to pull out of Nigeria's African Cup of Nations qualifier against Benin after testing positive for COVID-19 before Seamus Coleman’s Ireland were stunned at home by Luxembourg.

Government gives Everton the green light for Bramley-Moore Dock

26 March
Everton’s plans to develop a new stadium at Bramley-Moore Dock can proceed after the Club’s planning application received government approval.

Uefa looking to change FFP rules  [MEDIA]

26 March
Uefa are rumoured to be looking at making major changes to FFP rules that have been in place since 2011.

Calvert-Lewin bags a brace for England

25 March
Dominic Calvert-Lewin struck twice in his first competitive outing for England as they got their 2022 World Cup qualifying campaign off to a comfortable start against San Marino

Coleman and Ireland defeated in opening qualifier

24 March
Seamus Coleman returned to international duty and captained the Republic of Ireland in Belgrade where they were beaten 3-2 by Serbia in their first Group A fixture of 2022 World Cup qualifying.

Loan spell at Derby not working out for Baningime

24 March
Beni Baningime has not been getting many opportunities to play for Derby County since joining them in January, on-loan from Everton until the end of the season.

Ancelotti banking on return of James to bolster push for Europe

23 March
Carlo Ancelotti expects the current international break to be of significant benefit to his Everton squad, with fewer players on duty for their countries and the likes of James Rodriguez able to use the time to build their fitness levels.

Gunners steal a late equalizer against Everton U23s

21 March
Everton U23s are playing Arsenal U23s at Southport this afternoon.

Everton's long wait for silverware is far from unique as football's superpowers continue to dominate  [MEDIA]

21 March
Everton last lifted a trophy in 1995, yet they are just one of many clubs starved of success

Resistance is Futile

20 March
Joao Virginia was brilliant between the posts for Everton in the FA Cup Quarter-Final against Manchester City but Everton's valiant resistance was ultimately futile when the Champions elect scored with a little bit of luck to break the deadlock.

Man Utd U18s beat Everton at Finch Farm

20 March
Everton U18s could not follow up their dramatic midweek FA Youth Cup game with a win, falling foul of Manchester United youngsters when they came to Finch Farm today

Gbamin could return to full training next week

19 March
Jean-Philippe Gbamin's long road back to full fitness might nearly be over after Carlo Ancelotti revealed that the Ivorian could join the rest of the first-team in training next week.

Everton vs Manchester City, FA Cup Quarter-Final

19 March
Joao Virginia will be between the posts again for Everton this weekend for the FA Cup Quarter-Final against Manchester City after both Jordan Pickford and Robin Olsen were ruled out.

Frustration for Gordon on loan at Preston

19 March
Anthony Gordon's loan switch to Preston North End hasn't gone entirely according to plan so far as the young winger angles to get more game time at the Championship club.

Calvert-Lewin called up for England qualilfiers

18 March
Dominic Calvert-Lewin will be Everton's sole representative in the England squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against San Marino, Albania and Poland.

Everton U18s get past Wigan after Extra Time in the FA Youth Cup

17 March
Everton U18s started their 2021 FA Youth Cup campaign with a good win after going behind 2-0 to Wigan Athletic in a 3rd Round tie on Wednesday night.

Pickford ruled out of cup quarter-final

16 March
Jordan Pickford will be sidelined until after the upcoming international break, meaning he will miss action for England and Everton's FA Cup Quarter-Final tie against Manchester City.

Everton's home struggles continue with damaging Burnley defeat

13 March
Everton suffered their fifth defeat in seven home games as they were beaten by Burnley to extend their perplexingly poor form at Goodison Park while losing ground in the race for the top four.

Government wants more time to review Bramley-Moore Dock Stadium

16 March
A decision on Everton's proposed 52,888-seat stadium at Bramley-Moore Dock has been delayed after the Government requested more time to review the project.

U18s victorious over Middlesbrough

13 March
Everton Under-18s beat Middlesbrough 2-1 in the U18 Premier League (North) at Finch Farm on Saturday.

Everton vs Burnley

12 March
Everton hope to bounce back from the disappointment of their defeat to Chelsea on Monday when they face Burnley at Goodison Park this weekend.

Everton join Boro and Bournemouth in condemning racial abuse

11 March
Everton have issued a statement denouncing the recent online racial abuse of Yannick Bolasie and Arnaut Danjuma.

Tom Cannon signs a 2-year professional contract

10 March
Tom Cannon, a young striker with Everton's U18s side, has signed his first professional contract with Everton, agreeing to a 2-year deal that runs until June 2023.

Olsen the latest victim of armed thieves targeting football figures

9 March
Robin Olsen and his family were reportedly left “deeply traumatised” after being confronted by knife-wielding burglars in their Greater Manchester home on Saturday.

Ben Godfrey surprises award-winning young footballer

8 March
Ben Godfrey has surprised an inspirational young Evertonian who, despite a visual impairment, has gone on to win a prestigious footballing award. 

Doucouré sidelined until early April at least

9 March
Carlo Ancelotti says that Abdoulaye Doucouré will miss at least the next two matches with an unspecified foot injury after he was ruled out of last night's defeat at Chelsea.

Impressive away record falters against vastly superior Chelsea

8 March
Everton’s long unbeaten run away from home came to an almost predictable end at Stamford Bridge where a full-strength Chelsea ran out comfortable winners over a Blues side missing some key pieces.

Martinez: Everton are getting close to achieving success

7 March
Former Everton manager, Roberto Martinez, has been impressed with the work done by Carlo Ancelotti at Everton and he says that, in his view, the club are getting close to achieving trophy success.

Chelsea vs Everton

6 March
In what has suddenly become a potential “six-pointer” in the chase for a Champions League spot, Everton travel to much-improved Chelsea on Monday evening hoping to extend their magnificent away record with a positive result at Stamford Bridge.

CONMEBOL decision removes travel dilemma for Everton quartet

6 March
FIFA's South American section have suspended the World Cup qualifiers scheduled for later this month meaning that there will no club-versus-country dilemma where the Toffees' Brazilian and Colombian players are concerned.

Everton U18s win away at Sunderland

6 March
Everton U18s are away to Sunderland for Saturday's midday fixture in the U18 Premier League.

Everton U23s lose away to Spurs

5 March
David Unsworth's U23 side are playing at Spurs this lunchtime.

Ancelotti: We were lucky but deserved the win

4 March
Carlo Ancelotti admitted that Everton were perhaps fortunate to come away with all three points from the Hawthorns this evening but suggested his team earned their good fortune for their work at the back.

Richarlison on the mark again as Everton battle past Allardyce's Baggies

4 March
Everton recorded a third straight victory and clean sheet to match in another narrow, hard-fought game in which a Richarlison goal proved decisive.

West Bromwich Albion vs Everton

3 March
Everton press on with their quest for European qualification with a trip to relegation-threatened West Bromwich Albion on Thursday.

Richarlison's winner proves enough against struggling Saints

1 March
Everton pulled onto the shoulders of the top six again with a much-needed first home win since December as they successfully defended Richarlison’s early goal to edge Southampton 1-0.

Is it Everton's Time?  [MEDIA]

1 March
This is the question that The Times poses this morning, five years and £585m into the Moshiri era.

Everton vs Southampton

1 March
After enjoying a welcome nine-day break after what was a flurry of fixtures, Everton return to Premier League action against Southampton in the Monday night game.

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