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July 26, 2016 8:47 AM 'It's not about price tags' insists Danny Ings as Liverpool striker looks to outperform big money signings

Striker Danny Ings is backing himself to outdo Liverpool's big money transfers and earn a starting spot in Jurgen Klopp's team through hard work. Sadio Mane and Georginio Wijnaldum cost the club £34million and £23m respectively and both represent a significant outlay for the club. Competition for places will be fierce but Ings believes the price tag is irrelevant 1

May 12, 2016 3:51 PM Martinez leaves Everton in an almighty mess

Roberto Martinez has been sacked by Everton. Why it has taken this long is for the powerbrokers at Goodison Park to know, but the hope is the Toffees will be able to rebuild after a thoroughly disappointing campaign. Unfortunately for supporters, however, the damage done during Martinez’s reign is likely to be felt throughout the summer and for some time to come on the blue side of Merseyside 61

April 23, 2016 8:33 PM Five things we learned from Man United's FA Cup semi-final win over Everton

Manchester United reached their first FA Cup final in nine years thanks to a stoppage-time goal from Anthony Martial in a 2-1 victory over Everton. Former Toffee Marouane Fellaini put Louis van Gaal’s side ahead at Wembley only for Everton to come back after the break, Romelu Lukaku seeing his penalty saved and Chris Smalling’s own-goal levelling matters 3

March 12, 2016 4:25 PM Martinez: We are not mentally fragile

Martinez: We are not mentally fragile Everton manager Roberto Martinez said he is happy with his team's mental strength, denying they are fragile. Martinez's side have failed to impress in the Premier League this season and are stuck in the bottom half of the table, but remain in the FA Cup as they chase a quarter-final victory over Chelsea. But the Spaniard

January 5, 2016 10:07 AM Former Wigan Athletic defender Steve Gohouri passed away

Former Wigan Athletic defender Steve Gohouri passed away. His body was recovered from the River Rhine in the western city of Krefeld on 2 January 2015. He was 34. Gohouri went missing on 12 December 2015 after attending the party of his German club TSV Steinbach. He was meant to visit his family in Paris but never arrived. • Born in Ivory Coast, West Africa 10

May 15, 2015 5:31 PM Newcastle United relegation: The odds on the Toon coming straight back up

History says Newcastle United have a 27% chance of promotion at the first time of asking if relegated History shows that Newcastle United have a 27% chance of coming back up if relegated at the first time of asking - just as they did in the 2008/09 season. There have been a total of 64 separate relegations from the Premier League where the relegated 4

April 27, 2015 7:57 AM Irish Abroad: McCarthy helps Everton stun Manchester United

James McCarthy netted the opener for Everton as the Toffees defeated Manchester United 3-0 at Goodison Park. Everton boss Roberto Martinez praised his players after the game, believing they showed great spirit in their counter-attacking football. "You know Manchester United are a very good side with the way they keep the ball," Martinez said. "We were quite 1

April 25, 2015 6:50 PM Steven Gerrard joins Ryan Giggs, Jamie Carragher on 500 Premier League appearances list

Steven Gerrard made his 500th Premier League appearance in Liverpool’s draw at West Brom, a landmark only 11 other players have passed. The 34-year-old Liverpool captain made his top flight debut in November 1998 against Blackburn and has gone on to score 117 league goals for the club. After 17 years in the Premier League, Gerrard will swap Liverpool 3

April 19, 2015 6:51 AM Arsene Wenger surprised by strong Reading challenge

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he was caught by surprise by Reading's physicality in his side's 2-1 win at Wembley. The Gunners had to work extremely hard to battle past Steve Clarke's men as they reached their second consecutive FA Cup final. And the Frenchman says Arsenal were lucky to avoid penalties after goalkeeper Adam Federici's mistake gifted

April 18, 2015 11:27 PM Wenger: Reading were ready to die for an FA Cup final spot

The Championship side took the Gunners into extra time in Saturday's FA Cup semifinal, with the top-flight outfit yet again relying on Alexis Sanchez for the match-winning moment. Arsene Wenger has admitted Arsenal struggled to overcome a Reading side which was "ready to die" for a place in the FA Cup final. Alexis Sanchez gave the Gunners the lead at Wembley 7