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  1. Trepidation smothers hope ahead of Everton's visit to Sunderland

    Colin Randall

    On Boxing Day, I drove to Liverpool with pleasant lingering thoughts of Christmas Day to block out worries about a torrid afternoon ahead at Goodison Park. To everyone's surprise, Sunderland went ahead. Tim Howard brought down Ki Sung-Yueng and wa...

    Blog | April 10, 2014
  2. Atleti exultant as Barca compromise their style

    Graham Hunter

    The first name which flitted into my mind when Howard Webb blew the final whistle was that of Luis Aragones. His death earlier this year robbed Atletico Madrid of the man who was, arguably, their all-time legend. On Wednesday night his old club...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  3. Open training underlines Martinez's approach

    Luke O'Farrell

    Everton, as planned, held an open training session at Goodison Park on Tuesday morning. Just under 4,000 supporters turned out to watch the first team being put through their paces by Roberto Martinez and his coaching staff. Among those present wa...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  4. Substitutes keep Everton marching on

    Luke O'Farrell

    The football was not always easy on the eye in this 3-1 win over Fulham for Everton. In fact it was downright ugly at times, but the path toward victory is largely irrelevant at this stage of the season; it is the winning itself that matters most. ...

    Blog | March 30, 2014
  5. It's all about getting the balance right

    Luke O'Farrell

    Despite serving up a largely forgettable performance, Everton racked up their eighth successive home win in all competitions on Saturday, winning 3-2 against a Swansea side intent on showing their league position to be a false one. The win ensures...

    Blog | March 23, 2014
  6. Howard certain of Moyes' success at Man United

    Richard Jolly

    For seven years, Tim Howard was the last line of David Moyes' defence. Now he is at the forefront of it. While others question whether the Scot is the right man to manage Manchester United, his American ally is convinced he is. As some wonder whether...

    Blog | March 18, 2014
  7. Indian Wells tennis - Roger Federer no longer yesterday's champio...

    Howard Bryant

    With so much on the line, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have nothing to prove -- or do they, writes Howard Bryant.

    Story | Conversation | March 15, 2014
  8. Selection headaches for Martinez

    Luke O'Farrell

    Though the sun is slowly setting on the Champions League dream for Everton, with the Europa League looking a more attainable target this season, Wembley is in sight for a team seeking to halt a 19-year silverware drought. All that remains between ...

    Blog | March 07, 2014
  9. Tough night for the U.S. leaves cause for concern

    Doug McIntyre

    With the start of the World Cup in Brazil now less than 100 days away, a mostly European-based version of the U.S. national team went into Wednesday's 2-0 loss to Ukraine in Cyprus with plenty to prove. For the most part, their argument was unconv...

    Blog | March 05, 2014
  10. Grades: U.S. show few positives vs. Ukraine

    Jeff Carlisle

    For the players on the U.S. men's national team, the motivation of going to the World Cup proved no match for a Ukraine team sparked by events back home. In the end, the U.S. fell to Ukraine 2-0 in a friendly match held in Larnaca, Cyprus. Andriy ...

    Blog | March 05, 2014
  11. What has Webb done for Liverpool?

    Steven Kelly

    There is a section of Liverpool supporters, bless them, who are ever mindful of what the rest of the country thinks of the club's fans; i.e., loud, obnoxious, whining gasbags who are swift to take offence. We shall call them The Appeasers. They wo...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  12. Rooney's new deal, Conte vs. Capello, Webb's bad day and more

    Gabriele Marcotti

    Numerous outlets are reporting that Wayne Rooney's camp and Manchester United have all but agreed to terms on a contract extension that would tie him to Old Trafford through 2019. An announcement is expected later this week, and though the numbers...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  13. Liverpool let down by Webb and wastefulness

    David Usher

    It's often said that a week is a long time in football, and Liverpool and Arsenal certainly proved it at the Emirates on Sunday. Last Saturday, the Gunners were humiliated by the rampant Reds at Anfield, but fast forward eight days and it was Ar...

    Blog | February 16, 2014
  14. Three Things: Arsenal vs. Liverpool

    Kevin Palmer

    LONDON -- A trio of thoughts on Arsenal's 2-1 win vs. Liverpool in the FA Cup fifth round. 1. Webb's big mistake The Football Association tends to turn to 2010 World Cup final referee Howard Webb when it needs a safe pair of hands for a game of...

    Blog | February 16, 2014
  15. Who will win the Super Bowl? U.S. soccer stars weigh in

    Alex Labidou

    The NFL's Super Bowl is the ultimate American sports experience, so it isn't surprising that U.S. soccer stars, both domestic and abroad, will have their eyes glued to their televisions when Sunday's game kicks off. So who will win: The Seattle S...

    Blog | February 01, 2014
  16. End of the world?

    John Brewin

    As Tim Howard helped Romelu Lukaku from the field at Anfield on Tuesday, Everton fans will have felt a creeping anxiety that this might be the last they see of their Belgian destroyer. "It doesn't look too good at the moment," said a worried Rob...

    Blog | January 30, 2014