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3 Points: Premier League Week 4

In this recurring segment our lead soccer correspondent, Nick Verlaney, takes a look at the Premier League action from the previous week with three big takeaways. 1. Best Eleven: (3-5-2) Goalkeeper: Julian Speroni (Crystal Palace) Defenders: Leighton Baines (Everton), Paul Konchesky (Leicester), Ryan Bertrand (Southampton) Midfielders: Angel Di Maria (Manchester United...
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Howard leads Everton over Wolfsburg 4-1 in Europa

American goalkeeper Tim Howard turned in an outstanding performance in his first European match since the 2009-10 season, and Everton opened the group stage of the Europa League with a 4-1 win over visiting Wolfsburg on Thursday night. Wolfsburg put 12 of 24 shots on target but managed its only goal when Ricardo Rodriguez scored in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time....
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Everton open Europa campaign with thrashing win over Wolfsburg

Everton opened their Europa League Group H campaign with a convincing 4-1 win over German side Wolfsburg at Goodison Park. The hosts took the lead on 15 minutes courtesy of helpless Wolfsburg defender Ricardo Rodriguez as Steven Naismith's strike cannoned off him via goalkeeper Diego Benaglio, before Seamus Coleman added a second on the stroke of half-time with a close-range...
Via Fox Sports
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Baines saves Everton at Stoke City

Leighton Baines scored an injury time penalty to earn Everton a 1-1 draw against Stoke at the Britannia Stadium on New Year's Day. In a goalless first period, Kevin Mirallas hit a screamer against the bar and then saw a free-kick in stoppage time strike the post. It was Stoke who went ahead in the 49th minute when on-loan Liverpool winger Oussama Assaidi collected the ball from...
Via Fox Soccer
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Baines scores brace as Everton beat West Brom 2-1

A first-half double by Leighton Baines swept Everton to a 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion, moving the team just a point behind fourth-place Tottenham in the English Premier League on Wednesday. The England left back smashed a shot into the roof of the net for the opening goal in the 16th minute, then slotted in a penalty on the stroke of halftime after Victor Anichebe was fouled...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Leighton Baines receives gash on back after getting spiked

Everton's 2-1 loss to Chelsea on Sunday was painful in more ways than one for Leighton Baines.The 28-year old received a nasty gash down his back after he and Chelsea defender Gary Cahill accidentally clashed during the second half. The incident occurred when Cahill's spikes shredded through Baines' jersey and skin, which left him with a pretty sizable wound.But after...
Via Bush League Chronicle
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Pienaar hopes Everton can keep Baines

Steven Pienaar has called on Everton to do all they can to keep hold of Leighton Baines this summer. Baines has been linked with a move away from Goodison Park during the transfer window with Manchester United thought to be weighing up an offer for the England international. Pienaar, who sealed his return to Everton from Tottenham earlier this week, is keen to see Baines remain...
Via Fox Soccer
August 04, 2012  |  Discuss

United, Bayern in battle for Baines

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... DAILY MIRROR Lille star Eden Hazard, 21, has dropped the biggest hint yet about his preferred Premier League destination, after saying he will "definitely" be wearing blue next season, shortening...
Via Fox Soccer
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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