LIVERPOOL -- Everton captain Phil Jagielka has acknowledged that the club need to leave Goodison Park if they are to compete at the highest level.
Jagielka, 32, is set to lead the side when they host Wolfsburg in their opening Europa League group match on Thursday, and he believes the noisy Goodison atmosphere will help the Toffees.
Everton are currently in the early...
Everton chairman Bill Kenwright has confirmed that the Toffees are forming plans to build a new stadium less than a mile from Goodison Park.
Kenwright has identified Walton Hall Park, in north Liverpool, as the site for the proposed stadium.
Everton originally said in June 2013 that they were looking at potential venues for a new home with the help of Liverpool City Council -- but this is the first time any club official has publicly named their preferred site.
They want to move because a modern...
At a ground on which they tend to struggle, Everton picked the perfect time to secure their first clean sheet and more importantly their first victory of the new season, albeit with a helping hand from a generous West Brom defence.
After the madness of last weekend's nine-goal saga against Chelsea, this rather more sedate affair restored a degree of normality and there was little surprise as to the identity of the player at the heart of this 2-0 win.
When Gareth Barry plays well, Everton tend to...