Liverpool and Everton players clash during the last Merseyside derby in October at Goodison Park, which ended in 1-1 draw. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP photo

A mass reception committee awaited the Borussia Dortmund team coach on its return from Jürgen Klopp’s first Ruhr derby victory over Schalke in Septem(...)

Séamus Coleman was forced off during Everton’s 1-1 draw with Southampton. Photograph: Getty

Everton 1 Southampton 1 Everton’s problems at Goodison Park continued as their inability to hold onto a lead cost them a much-needed home win ahead o(...)

West Ham United’s Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring the winning goal in their Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park. Photo: Dave Thompson/PA

Everton 2 West Ham 3 Dimitri Payet’s winner seconds before the end of normal time kept alive the dreams of Champions League-chasing West Ham agains(...)

Chelsea striker Diego Costa lifts the ball over Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy in Premier League game at Carrow Road. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Norwich City 1 Chelsea 2 Norwich’s luck deserted them once again as Diego Costa scored from an offside position in Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Carrow Road. (...)

Seamus Coleman scored Everton’s second in their 3-0 win over Stoke City. Photograph: Getty

Stoke City 0 Everton 3 Everton registered back-to-back Premier League wins for the first time this season as a first-half blitz steered them to a 3-0(...)

Everton’s Aaron Lennon scores in the Premier League game against Newcastle united at Goodison Park. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters/Livepic

Everton 3 Newcastle United 0 The questions about Mike Ashley’s investment in Newcastle United can be reasonably asked by the owner himself, not his d(...)

Seamus Coleman helps Ross Barkley celebrate Everton’s third goal in the FA Cup fourth-round tie against Carlisle United at   Brunton Park. Photograph:  Carl Recine/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Carlisle 0 Everton 3 Everton eased into the fifth round of the FA Cup as early goals from Arouna Kone and Aaron Lennon and a deflected Ross Barkley s(...)

Dele Alli equalised brilliantly for Spurs against Everton at Goodison Park. Photograph: Getty

Everton 1 Tottenham Hotspur 1 For 45 minutes at Goodison Park, Tottenham Hotspur showed why talk of Champions League qualification, and perhaps eve(...)

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku has proved over the last 12 months he is a “special footballer” according to manager Roberto Martinez. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku is happy to be living up to the target of a goal every other game he set himself when he was 16. The Belgium internatio(...)

Steven Naismith celebrates putting Everton 1-0 up against Chelsea in their Barclay’s Premier League match at Goodison Park. Photo: Ed Sykes/Reuters

Everton 3 (Naismith 17', 22', 83') Chelsea 1 (Matic 36') Chelsea have made an unexpectedly terrible start to the season but credit to their sup(...)