Everton’s James McCarthy is conscious of how frustrating the team’s form has been for fans. Photograph: Marcel Bieri/EPA

James McCarthy wants Everton fans to keep faith with their team although he concedes performances have been far from good enough this year - leaving t(...)

Esteban Cambiasso scored Leicester City’s second in their 2-2 draw with Everton at Goodison Park. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Everton 2 Leicester City 2Roberto Martínez used his programme notes to accuse José Mourinho’s Chelsea of “trying to influence the referee” on Everton’(...)

Seamus Coleman  celebrates with team mate Ross Barkley after scoring Everton’s  second  goal against BSC Young Boys. Thomas Hodel/Reuters

Young Boys 1 Everton 4 Everton look as good as assured of a place in the last 16 of the Europa League after a fine performance against Young Boys on t(...)

 Chelsea’s Willian (left) celebrates with teammates after scoring the winner against Everton  at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Gerry Penny / EPA

Chelsea 1 Everton 0Every season, there are always the standout moments in the title race, when everything falls into place for the team that will even(...)

Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard leaves the Goodison Park pitch for what is almost certainly the last time after the 0-0 draw with Everton. Photograph:  Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Everton 0 Liverpool 0Even the occasion of his final Premier League Merseyside derby could not inspire Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard to more heroics(...)

Roberto Martinez has said Everton midfielder James McCarthy is fit and available for selection for this weekend’s Merseyside derby. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Everton boss Roberto Martinez has dismissed talk of James McCarthy suffering another injury setback and stressed he expects the midfielder to be avail(...)

Martin O’Neill on Roy Keane: “I’m not so sure that Seamus Coleman is actually concerned this morning about whether Roy has had some sort of altercation with a taxi man in Manchester.” Photograph: David Maher / SPORTSFILE

Martin O’Neill arrived for his first press conference of 2015 brandishing a fresh batch of gags but the subject matter was much the same as ever: if t(...)

Daniel Sturridge is expected to return to the Liverpool team for the first time since August for their Premier League meeting with West Ham at Anfield. Photograph:   Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Hull (18) v Newcastle (11), 12.45pm - Live BT Sports 1 Hull should welcome back strikers Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez. The duo (...)

 Republic of Ireland international James McCarthy has only featured twice for Everton  since November 27th. Photograph: INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Roberto Martinez has instigated a revamp of Everton’s medical department to try to resolve Republic of Ireland international James McCarthy’s persist(...)

Pre-reging can drive down used car values

While we celebrate the end of a much-improved year for new car sales, and anticipate the boom in new car sales in 2015, it’s quite likely that as m(...)