Christian Atsu of Everton is tackled by Andreas Granqvist of Krasnodar   at Goodison Park. Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Everton 0 Krasnodar 1 Everton’s young side were unable to maintain the club’s unbeaten European record this season as Krasnodar chalked up a 1-(...)

Arouna Koné of Everton will make his return to action on Thursday after 14 months out injured. Photograph:  Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

Arouna Koné has said it will feel akin to making his professional debut when he returns to the Everton attack on Thursday after 14 months out injured.(...)

Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring his side’s third goal. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire.

Arsenal 4 Everton 1 Olivier Giroud came off the bench to score twice as Arsenal beat Everton 4-1 to book their place in (...)

Everton’s Lacina Traore (centre) scores a debut goal against Swansea after just four minutes at Goodison Park today. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

Everton 3 Swansea City 1 Roberto Martinez stayed on course to become(...)

Everton’s Seamas Coleman scores their first goal against Southampton. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Everton 2 Southampton 1: Everton finished 2013 on a high as Seamus Coleman’s third goal in four games and a Romelu Lukaku’s strike helped them to a 2(...)

Ki Sung-Yueng of Sunderland celebrates his goal during the  Premier League match aggainst  Everton at Goodison Park. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images.

Sunderland received an unexpected assist in their bid for Premier League survival as Everton pressed the self-destruct button on their unbeaten home l(...)

Lukas Podolski celebrates with Theo Walcott after  he scored Arsenal’s third goal during the  Premier League match at Upton Park. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Premier League round-up: Theo Walcott’s second brace in 12 days took Arsenal back to the top of the Premier League, at least temporarily.Fit-again Eng(...)

Wigan Athletic’s Ben Watson  heads the ball past Joe Hart of Manchester City to score the winning goal  during the FA Cup Final  at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Wigan Athletic 1 Manchester City 0: (...)

Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio celebrates the winner at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Getty Images

The relegation woes of all three teams at the bottom of the Barclays Premier League intensified as they all suffered defeats on Saturday. (...)