Where Would Bony Fit in at Everton?

Where Would Bony Fit in at Everton?

It is looking increasingly likely that John Stones will be moving to Manchester City with a fee of £50m being rumoured. It has been reported that Ronald Koeman is keen on including Wilfried Bony in the deal, as the club's attacking options need strengthening. Bony is a bit-part player at City, while his role under Pep Guardiola is likely to be even less than it was under Manuel Pellegrini. He showed that he could be a regular scorer in the …
Everton FC So Far - Better Than Last Year?

Everton FC So Far - Better Than Last Year?

As we enter the third month of the Premier League, let’s take some time to look at Everton Football Club and how they have fared so far in the competition. Have they improved upon last year, when at this time they sat in 13th in the table? What transfers, match results and player performances have potentially been a catalyst for where they sit now? Let’s take a look. Summer Transfers If we’re to believe the reported transfer fee’s according to …
Can Wigan survive another year in the Premier League?

Can Wigan survive another year in the Premier League?

So here we are again. With just nine games to go before the end of the season Wigan Athletic Football Club find themselves in yet another relegation scrap. Sound familiar? The Latics currently sit 18th in the league table on 27 poins, four above Reading and QPR and just three points away from safety . To say the least it is very close down the bottom and with the Premier League title almost certainly heading to Old Trafford all eyes …
Arouna Kone - Comparison with Everton Forwards | Stats

Arouna Kone - Comparison with Everton Forwards | Stats

David Moyes has began life at Manchester United, and so has Roberto Martinez at Everton. The circle of life. It is usual for new managers to rely on players they have previously managed, and this seems to be true regarding Everton being linked with Wigan Athletic forward Arouna Kone - but what can he bring to the party that their current strikers currently do not? Well, for starters, Arouna Kone scored more goals (11) than all three Everton strikers; Victor …
West Bromwich's Summer Transfer Targets | Sinclair & Kone Stats

West Bromwich's Summer Transfer Targets | Sinclair & Kone Stats

The key to a summer signing made by any club is that they fit into the style of play and formation favoured by the Head Coach, and West Brom are no different to this rule. Steve Clarke’s favoured formation is without doubt a 4-2-3-1 and it proved to be hugely successful in the opening half of the season for The Baggies. This formation was so effective because of the options available to Steve Clarke on the wings. His preferred duo …