Everton fans are losing patience with the club’s manager Roberto Martinez especially after the listless display against city rivals Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday. Photograph: Reuters.

A performance at Wembley persuaded Bill Kenwright to offer Roberto Martinez the Everton job three years ago. In the absence of a performance that app(...)

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(...)

 Everton boss Roberto Martinez revealed Leighton Baines has apologised for his widely reported comments questioning the team’s chemistry. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA

Everton boss Roberto Martinez revealed Leighton Baines has apologised for his widely reported comments questioning the team’s chemistry. The full-bac(...)

Everton manager Roberto Martínez has been heavily critical referee recently. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

One curious aspect of Louis van Gaal’s struggle has been the way in which he has often seemed to acknowledge that his critics have a point. Van Gaal’s(...)

Everton’s Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring against West Ham with Ross Barkley. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Roberto Martinez insists he has no concerns about his young Everton stars being targeted by other clubs in January. Striker Romelu Lukaku, who has sco(...)

Everton’s predicament this season has been bothering Vinny. Seamus Coleman has been a wonder going forward but if Vinny was in charge he’d remind him of his primary duty – defending. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

The walk along the Clontarf promenade from the wooden bridge to the garda station and back measured six kilometres, for which Vinny Fitzpatrick’s pers(...)

 Leighton Baines will also miss Tuesday’s friendly against Scotland at Parkhead. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Roy Hodgson has fallen foul of new Uefa regulations which demand national federations submit match-day squads the day before a qualifying game afte(...)

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet and Everton manager Roberton Martínez on the sideline at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

Maybe Everton’s post-Europa League fatigue was to blame? Perhaps Adam Johnson’s enduring struggle to recapture his form should be held partly responsi(...)

England’s Leighton Baines was left badly exposed at times against Italy in England’s opening World Cup Group D game in Manaus. Photograph: Ivan Alvarado/Reuters

The grilling Wayne Rooney has received from the English media since Saturday’s defeat by Italy must have been welcome in at least one part of the Engl(...)