Premier League Preview: Everton

Last Year-

Premier League: 19-8-11 (5th)

UEFA Cup Round of 16 (defeated by Italian club Fiorentina)

Founded: 1878 at St. Domingo’s Methodist Church

Manager: David Moyes (Scottish)

Stadium: Goodison Park (40,569)

Nicknames: The Toffees

Top Players: GK Tim Howard, D Joleon Lescott, M Mikel Arteta, F Yakubu

Famous Fans: Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Sylvester Stallone

Everton have spent more time in the English Top Division than any other team, and are fourth in all-time titles with 9 (more than Chelsea). They finished 5th in 2007-2008, but a huge gap remains between them and the Big Four. The Toffees certainly won’t be helped by any offseason additions, as confusion over a new stadium has left any extra funds unavailable for transfers. Enjoy an intercity rivalry with Liverpool.


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