EVERTON: SEASON RECORD, 1997-98
|FA Carling Premiership||FA Cup||Coca-Cola Cup||Friendlies|
|Season Progress||Appearances||Goalscorers||Final Table|
Hypertext links lead to full match details and a compilation of match reports, including all Premiership results and League Tables after each set of matches.
Day Date Ven Opponents KO/Res Pos Att Scorers Sat Aug 9 (h) Crystal Palace L 1-2 15th 35,716 Ferguson Sat Aug 23 (h) West Ham United W 2-1 11th 34,356 Watson, Stuart Wed Aug 27 (h) Manchester United TV L 0-2 15th 40,079 Mon Sep 1 (a) Bolton Wanderers TV D 0-0 14th 23,131 Sat Sep 13 (a) Derby County L 1-3 18th 27,828 Stuart Sat Sep 20 (h) Barnsley W 4-2 13th 32,659 Speed 2, Oster, Cadamarteri Wed Sep 24 (a) Newcastle United L 0-1 16th 36,705 Sat Sep 27 (h) Arsenal D 2-2 16th 35,457 Ball, Cadamarteri Sat Oct 4 (a) Sheffield Wednesday L 1-3 18th 24,486 Cadamarteri Sat Oct 18 (h) Liverpool TV W 2-0 16th 40,112 Ruddock (og), Cadamarteri Sat Oct 25 (a) Coventry City D 0-0 16th 18,760 Sun Nov 2 (h) Southampton TV L 0-2 17th 29,565 Sat Nov 8 (a) Blackburn Rovers L 2-3 17th 25,357 Speed, Ferguson Sat Nov 22 (a) Aston Villa L 1-2 20th 36,389 Speed (pen) Wed Nov 26 (a) Chelsea L 0-2 20th 34,148 Sat Nov 29 (h) Tottenham Hotspur L 0-2 20th 36,476 Sat Dec 6 (a) Leeds United D 0-0 19th 34,869 Sat Dec 13 (h) Wimbledon D 0-0 19th 28,533 Sat Dec 20 (a) Leicester City W 1-0 19th 20,628 Speed (pen) Fri Dec 26 (a) Manchester United L 0-2 19th 55,167 Sun Dec 28 (h) Bolton Wanderers W 3-2 18th 37,149 Ferguson (3) Sat Jan 10 (a) Crystal Palace W 3-1 15th 23,311 Barmby, Ferguson, Madar Sun Jan 18 (h) Chelsea TV W 3-1 13th 32,355 Speed, Ferguson, Duberry (og) Sat Jan 31 (a) West Ham United D 2-2 14th 25,909 Barmby, Madar Sat Feb 7 (a) Barnsley D 2-2 15th 18,672 Ferguson, Grant Sat Feb 14 (h) Derby County L 1-2 16th 34,786 Thomsen Mon Feb 23 (a) Liverpool TV D 1-1 16th 44,501 Ferguson Sat Feb 28 (h) Newcastle United D 0-0 16th 37,972 Sat Mar 7 (a) Southampton L 1-2 16th 15,102 Tiler Sat Mar 14 (h) Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 16th 33,423 Madar Sat Mar 28 (h) Aston Villa L 1-4 17th 36,471 Madar Sat Apr 4 (a) Tottenham Hotspur TV D 1-1 17th 35,624 Madar Sat Apr 11 (h) Leeds United W 2-0 15th 37,099 Hutchison, Ferguson Mon Apr 13 (a) Wimbledon D 0-0 16th 15,131 Sat Apr 18 (h) Leicester City D 1-1 16th 33,642 Madar Sat Apr 25 (h) Sheffield Wednesday L 1-3 17th 35,497 Ferguson Sun May 3 (a) Arsenal TV L 0-4 18th 38,269 Sun May 10 (h) Coventry City TV D 1-1 17th 40,109 Farrelly
FINAL LEAGUE POSITION: 17th in the Premiership Link to Final League Table
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Day Date Rnd Ven Opponents Result Att Scorers Sun Jan 4 3rd (h) Newcastle United L 0-1 20,885
Day Date Rnd Ven Opponents Result Att Scorers Tue Sep 16 2/1 (a) Scunthorpe United W 1-0 7,145 Farrelly Wed Oct 1 2/2 (h) Scunthorpe United W 5-0 11,562 Stuart, Oster, Barmby 2, Cadamarteri Wed Oct 15 3rd (a) Coventry City L 1-4 10,087 Barmby
Day Date Ven Opponents Result Att Scorers Wed 16 Jul (h) Glasgow Rangers W 3-2 24,004 Branch, Stuart, Barmby - Dave Watson Testimonial Sat 19 Jul (a) Tranmere Rovers L 0-3 7,684 Tue 22 Jul (a) Stoke City W 2-0 9,210 Stuart, Barmby - Ian Cranson Testimonial
Sat 26 Jul (h) Ajax Amsterdam TV W 1-0 15,249 Speed
Also: Chelsea 1-1 Newcastle Utd -- Chelsea Win 3-1 on Penalties Sun 27 Jul (h) Chelsea TV L 1-3 10,289 Ferguson -- Umbro Cup Final Also: Newcastle United 0-3 Ajax -- 3rd Place Playoff
Tue 29 Jul (a) Guernsey Select W 6-0 ~3,000 Stuart 2, McCann 2, Ferguson, Thomsen
Fri 1 Aug (a) Bristol City W 3-0 7,677 Farrelly, Stuart, Barmby Tue 19 Aug (a) Sheffield United W 4-0 5,645 Ferguson, Barmby 2, Branch Sun 7 Sep (a) Panathinaikos L 1-4 ~10,000 Branch Fri 23 Jan (a) Yeovil Town W 3-0 4,015 Speed 2 (1 pen), Barmby
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