Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish: was named under-21 player of the year at the 3-sponsored FAI International awards. Photograph: Reuters

Jack Grealish has signalled his intention to make himself available for the Republic of Ireland at the start of next season. Asked about his positi(...)

Aaron Lennon score Everton’s second in their 2-1 win over QPR at Loftus Road. Photograph: PA

Queens Park Rangers 1 Everton 2The chances of Everton being dragged into the relegation mire receded this afternoon thanks to a second-half winning go(...)

Lukasz Teodorczyk (right) celebrates scoring for Dynamo Kiev in the Europa League second-leg match against Everton at the NSC Olympic Stadium in Kiev. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters

Dynamo Kiev 5 Everton 2 (Kiev win 6-4 on agg)And then there were none. The light went out on English football’s involvement in Europe in emphatic and (...)

Jonny Evans and Papiss Cisse have been banned for six and seven matches respectively for spitting at each other. Photograph:  Richard Sellers/PA Wire.

Newcastle’s Papiss Cisse and Manchester United’s Jonny Evans will serve suspensions of seven matches and six matches respectively for spitting, the Fo(...)

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(...)

Séamus Coleman joined English Premier League side Everton from Sligo Rovers in 2009. Photograph: PA.

Former Republic of Ireland international Denis Irwin believes the time may have come for Séamus Coleman to move on from Everton if he is to establish(...)

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(...)

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(...)

Everton’s Irish defender Séamus Coleman (right)  and West Bromwich Albion’s   striker Saido Berahino (left) battle for the ball  at Goodison Park. Photograph: Paul Ellis /  AFP/Getty Images

Everton 0 West Bromwich Albion 0 The Evertonians celebrated once on a cold, bleak night at Goodison Park and that was when asked by Sylvester S(...)