Everton manager Roberto Martinez has said that Arsenal’s recent defeat to Stoke will have no affect on the team when the two sides meet in the FA Cup on Saturday, according to Sky Sports.
The Gunners lost 1-0 to Stoke last weekend and will be hoping that they can bounce back in time to face Everton in the FA Cup quarter-final clash.
The Toffees, on the other hand, go into the match-up on the back of a 1-0 win over West Ham but Mart...More
Premier League title chasers Arsenal face Everton on Saturday in the opening tie of FA Cup quarter-final weekend.
Much of the pressure is on the hosts, who produced a determined effort to sneak past Liverpool in the last round. The FA Cup is the trophy that Arsenal have the best chance of winning, particularly after a disappointing league defeat to Stoke City last time out, so manager Arsene Wenger must be quick to ensure that his pl...More
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has hailed his full-back Leighton Baines as one of the best in the country, according to Sky Sports.
Although Baines did not play for England in their 1-0 friendly victory over Denmark on Wednesday he has been assured of his place in Roy Hodgson’s World Cup squad.
The 29-year-old has been in fine form so far this season for Everton and Martinez tipped him for great things.
"I think the full-back pos...More
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has said that the club must look to significantly boost the size of its squad, should they qualify for Europe for next season, the Liverpool Echo has reported.
As it stands, with Sunderland having failed to win the Capital One Cup, a top six finish will guarantee a European spot for next season. Everton currently lie sixth, but have one of the Premier League’s smallest squads, and Martinez has often u...More
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has declared that his side will not settle for the sixth place spot in the Premier League and will aim as high as possible, according to EvertonFC.com.
The Toffees are currently five points behind fifth place Tottenham but hold a game in hand over the London club.
Despite Manchester City’s League Cup triumph transforming sixth place into a potential European spot, Martinez is determined for his side ...More
England manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed that he will rest Leighton Baines, and use Wednesday’s friendly against Denmark to assess his other options at left-back, Ashley Cole and Luke Shaw, writes BBC Sport.
Baines looks set to be England’s first-choice for the left-back position at this summer’s World Cup, and Hodgson may use this friendly to decide who should accompany the Everton man on the plane to Brazil.
Cole has lost his pla...More
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