The Coach Home: Blue Lagoon

The Coach Home: Blue Lagoon

NEIL ATKINSON and John Gibbons climb aboard a Coach Home special that focusses on the goings on across Stanley Park. Dave Downie kindly joins us to describe the emotions of the last week as an Everton fan, with the club removing a manager, bringing in a legend and...
LIVERPOOL: WHY THIS MERSEYSIDE DERBY IS RELEVANT

LIVERPOOL: WHY THIS MERSEYSIDE DERBY IS RELEVANT

WITH several other journalists, I was invited to interview Phil Jagielka at a high school in Halewood ahead of the last Merseyside derby. Autumn had almost arrived and Jagielka was flourishing again in the centre of the Everton defence after what he admitted had been...
LIVERPOOL V EVERTON: MATCH PREVIEW

LIVERPOOL V EVERTON: MATCH PREVIEW

I’VE always thought the derby is a bit like going for a periodic medical. It’s not entirely necessary that it should be occurring on the particular scheduled date, but the simple fact of it happening raises blood pressure, and implies a phase of self assessment...
EVERTON v LIVERPOOL – PREMIER LEAGUE PREVIEW

EVERTON v LIVERPOOL – PREMIER LEAGUE PREVIEW

GOODISON is something of a guilty pleasure for me. I don’t like to say it out loud too often but it’s a ground with a wonderful feel to it. I like the way it smells. That’s the timber not the Blues. It’s a living museum. One of the last links to another age of...