Neville right back in the groove as he chases final chance

Everton 2 Bolton Wanderers 0

Gardner digs deep as Toffees lose their bite

Birmingham City 2 Everton 2

Neville tips Baines for World Cup

Former England international Phil Neville is backing Everton team-mate Leighton Baines to secure a World Cup place in Fabio Capello's squad.

Moyes prepared to use Jagielka

Everton manager David Moyes will monitor Phil Jagielka's fitness in the hours leading up to the Europa League match against Sporting Lisbon tonight.

Bright young things leave Rooney gloomy

Everton 3 Manchester United 1: Rodwell and Gosling spark delirium as Everton's fears of returning prodigy prove groundless

Distin sees red as Toffees fail to land knockout punch

Everton 2 Sportin Lisbon 1

Chelsea fail to counter Saha’s strength as striker runs riot

Everton 2 Chelsea 1

Kuyt rises above the red mist to floor Everton

Liverpool 1 Everton 0: Dutchman keeps his head in an ill-tempered clash to make it a derby double for improving Liverpool

Man United destroy Pompey to go top

Round-Up

Ten man Liverpool win fiery merseyside derby

Liverpool 1 Everton 0

Rosicky snatches crucial point for Arsenal

Arsenal 2 Everton 2

Moyes seeks out positives as Everton limp through

Everton 3 Carlisle United 1

Cahill calls time on upset as classy Carlisle cry foul

Everton 3 Carlisle United 1

Ferguson defends youth project

At the outset of the week in which the youth ranks of the Premier League elite are again put to the test in the Carling Cup quarter-finals, Sir Alex Ferguson has launched an impassioned defence of his prodigies and warned those who have written them off that they have repeated the same error Alan Hansen made 14 years ago.

Billy: a Muscovite on Merseyside

Everton winger Diniyar Bilyaletdinov tells Ian Herbert about adjusting to fast-paced football and Phil Neville's sense of humour
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The England coach leaves players to find solutions - which makes you wonder where he adds value, says Ian Herbert
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BBC producers didn't want to broadcast Sir David Attenborough's famed Rwandan encounter
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