All posts tagged with: Joel Robles

Everton Season Preview: Toffees back on track?

Football’s traditionalists will argue a seventh place finish should be the minimum expectation for a club of Everton’s stature and history. However, it is hard to see 16/17 as anything other than a year of impressive progress under Ronald Koeman, following the chaos of the previous regime. Supporter Adam Partington from the excellent Grand Old Team speaks to The Football Lab… Read more →

Mane winner hands Liverpool deserved derby victory

Sadio Mane’s injury-time winner sparked jubilant scenes among Liverpool fans at Goodison Park. The Reds did enough in the second half to merit their derby victory against Everton, who were unable to sustain their high-energy start. In the first 20 minutes, the hosts applied relentless pressure, James McCarthy and Idrissa Gana Gueye bossing the midfield. Roberto Firmino… Read more →

Everton Season Preview: change needed?

Last season’s 11th place was not good enough for Everton Football Club. The question therefore, is whether improvements will be made this term. The only summer change is the appointment of Ronald Koeman, who replaces Roberto Martinez. That might have been a necessary switch – but is it enough? The Football Lab spoke to supporter Bryan Salz (@bryansalz) to find… Read more →