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Tactically Speaking: City vs Everton – Irresistable force wins over the immovable object.

September 25, 2011


Everton went to the Etihad stadium with a clear game plan – stifle Manchester City and possibly hit them on the break. Moyes would have loved all 3 points but set out hoping to earn 1. City on the other hand wanted to impose their attacking will on Everton and hopefully set the gauntlet for […]

In Focus: Denis Stracqualursi

September 10, 2011


As the transfer window slammed shut, fans of Everton were left shaking their head due to the transfer activities of their club. Fan favorite Mikel Arteta left on the last moments of the deadline day to Arsenal in a £10m deal. Earlier that day, strikers Jermaine Beckford and Yakubu too departed Goodison Park for Leicester […]

Transfer deadline day deals: The Verdict – Part 1

September 1, 2011


Well, the mayhem is over and the transfer window has shut firmly for the next four months. We saw a flurry of activity yesterday, especially towards the end. How did the clubs fair on the deadline day? Who got themselves a great deal? who go conned? lets dive in Arsenal: In: Per Mertesacker, Andre Santos, […]

Tactically Speaking: The Young Guns: Week 2, Part 1

August 24, 2011


Dalglish bought them, Fergie is now dependent on them, Wenger loves them. They command high transfer fees, and in some cases – really insane amounts, especially if they are English.  In this segment, I intend to analyse the performances of the youngsters in EPL. 1. Ross Barkley (Everton) The 17 year old midfielder impressed many in the […]