Everton come from behind to beat West Brom

​Goals from Kevin Mirallas and Gareth Barry saw Everton come from behind to beat West Brom 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. It was a Gareth McAuley header that saw the Baggies ahead in the ninth minute, and the Toffees rounded off a disappointing first-half performance with a delightful

Everton sign Yannick Bolasie

Everton have signed DR Congo international midfielder Yannick Bolasie from Crystal Palace on a five-year deal for £25m. Bolasie, 27, spent four seasons with Palace after moving from Bristol City in 2012. He played 143 times for Palace scoring 13 goals, and came on as a substitute in Saturday's 1-0 defeat by

Stats from Saturday’s Barclays Premier League

​Here's a round up of some stats from Saturday's Premier League...  Hull City 2-1 Leicester City Leicester City were the first reigning top-flight champions to lose their opening game of the following league season since Arsenal in 1989/90 - the Gunners lost 1-4 away at Manchester United on August 19, 1989. This was

Gokhan Inler prepared to leave Leicester

Gokhan Inler will not rush into a Leicester exit but is prepared to leave to save his Euro 2016 dream. The 31-year-old is interesting a number of clubs ahead of the January window after failing to break into Claudio Ranieri's table-topping team. He has made just two Barclays Premier League starts since

Avram Grant leads Black Stars into final amid chaotic scenes

Equatorial Guinea’s Africa Cup of Nations dream came to a disappointing end amid more shameful scenes in Malabo on Thursday night. The hosts have lit up this tournament, performing footballing miracles, backed by enthusiastic support. But as they exited at the semi-final stage, those same fans showed an uglier side, throwing

Everton plan Hillsborough Tribute

Everton are to unveil a plaque commemorating the 96 people who died in the Hillsborough disaster ahead of Saturday's derby meeting with Liverpool at Goodison Park. The unveiling will be held at the Park End Stand and conducted by Everton chairman Bill Kenwright and Margaret Aspinall, chair of the Hillsborough Family

Diego Costa banned for three matches

Diego Costa has lost his appeal against an FA violent conduct charge and has been given a three-match ban that will keep him out of Chelsea's clash with Manchester City. The Chelsea striker will miss his side's top-of-the-table Premier League clash against City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday after losing his

Diego Costa charged with violent conduct

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been charged with violent conduct over his clash with Liverpool's Emre Can on Tuesday night. A statement from the Football Association confirmed Costa's alleged stamp was missed by all four officials on duty for the second leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final at Stamford Bridge. Referee

Samuel Eto’o joins Sampdoria on a free transfer

Samuel Eto'o has completed his free transfer from Everton to Sampdoria. Eto'o leaves Goodison Park just five months and 20 appearances after joining the club following the end of a spell at Chelsea. An Everton statement said the Cameroon striker has signed a two-and-a-half-year deal, but a tweet from the 33-year-old put