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Shields Gazette Jan 14, 2017

David Moyes determined to keep Sunderland star and hopes he can emulate Leighton Baines and Seamus Coleman’s success at Everton

David Moyes is hoping that Patrick van Aanholt can be as influential for his Sunderland side as Seamus Coleman and Leighton Baines were for his successful Everton outfit.
Royal Blue Mersey Jan 6, 2017
Atkinson the referee for Everton’s Cup game

Atkinson the referee for Everton’s Cup game

Match officials announced for Saturday’s game Referee Martin Atkinson has been appointed to officiate the Blues’ FA Cup Third Round fixture at home against defending Premier League champions Leicester City. This will be Atkinson’s third game of the Everton season, having previously been in charge of the two 1-1 draws at Goodison Park against Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City. Against Spurs Atkinson kept the cards in his pocket all game long, but had five Blues in the book against the Swans - Leighton Baines, Phil Jagielka, James McCarthy, Ross Barkley and Kevin Mirallas. The match...
Royal Blue Mersey Jan 3, 2017
Everton vs Southampton: Extended Highlights

Everton vs Southampton: Extended Highlights

All the goals, chances, saves and more Everton beat Southampton 3-0 yesterday with a flurry of goals late on in the game. The Saints, playing their third game in six days, had no answers as substitute Enner Valencia kickstarted a mostly dull game to that point. The forward pounced on a rebound off Romelu Lukaku to open the scoring with his first goal for Everton since his summer loan started. Then he was brought down in the area trying to get to a lateral from Kevin Mirallas, with Leighton Baines stepping up and slotting home coolly to double the lead. In the last minutes of the game,...
ESPN FC Jan 2, 2017

Leighton Baines, Enner Valencia lead Everton's rout of Southampton

Three second half goals from Everton were enough to land the Toffees all three points against Southampton at Goodison Park. Ronald Koeman hails the impact of 19-year-old Dominic Calvert-Lewin, and how he brought something different to the pitch. Three second half goals from Everton were enough to land the Toffees all three points against Southampton at Goodison Park. A late flourish turned an even contest into a comfortable three points as Everton opened 2017 with a 3-0 win against Ronald Koemans former club, Southampton. Goals from Enner Valencia, Leighton Baines and...
Liverpool Echo Jan 2, 2017
Koeman confirms that Baines is once again Everton's first-choice penalty taker

Koeman confirms that Baines is once again Everton's first-choice penalty taker

Baines scored from the spot in Evertons 3-0 victory over Southampton
ESPN FC Jan 2, 2017

Prem: Baines converts the penalty goal

English Premier League: Leighton Baines (81) Everton 2-0 Southampton
Liverpool Daily Post Dec 30, 2016
Hull v Everton team news - Jagielka recalled as Koeman makes three changes

Hull v Everton team news - Jagielka recalled as Koeman makes three changes

Everton will line up with a back four tonight with Leighton Baines and Seamus Coleman returning to their normal full-back roles
Royal Blue Mersey Dec 28, 2016
Stekelenburg still not training, Joel to start

Stekelenburg still not training, Joel to start

Manager gives a squad injury update Everton manager Ronald Koeman spoke about a couple of injured players today. Goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg and midfielder James McCarthy, who were both injured in the Merseyside Derby recently, are still not training. | Manager @RonaldKoeman offers a team news update ahead of Friday's match away at @HullCity... #EFC pic.twitter.com/tsj8kDfg6f— Everton (@Everton) December 28, 2016 Stekelenburg suffered from a dead leg after defender Leighton Baines slid into him chasing a through ball behind the defence. The Dutchman has still not resumed...
Royal Blue Mersey Dec 26, 2016
Baines, Stekelenburg face late fitness tests for Everton

Baines, Stekelenburg face late fitness tests for Everton

Who’s in and who’s out for Everton at Leicester City James McCarthy will be out for at least two-three weeks, per Everton manager Ronald Koeman. His hamstring injury picked up during the first half of the Merseyside Derby will keep him out of the squad, and not for the first time this season either. Starting goalie Maarten Stekelenburg also left that game with an injury after Leighton Baines collided with him. The Dutchman faces a late fitness test, as does the left back despite Baines finishing the game last week. Club captain Phil Jagielka is eligible for selection again. He missed...
Liverpool Daily Post Dec 16, 2016
Royal Blue: Koeman keen to preserve Moyes' mini-managers dressing room legacy

Royal Blue: Koeman keen to preserve Moyes' mini-managers dressing room legacy

Everton editor Greg OKeeffe on the new contracts for Leighton Baines and Gareth Barry
The Sun Dec 16, 2016

Everton news: Leighton Baines and Gareth Barry agree new contracts at Goodison Park

EVERTON have tied down Leighton Baines, Gareth Barry and Mason Holgate to new contracts at Goodison Park. Long-serving former England international left-back Baines, 32, was in discussions with the Toffees hierarchy since the summer and extends his deal until June 2019. Keep up to date with ALL the Everton news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus […]
Royal Blue Mersey Dec 16, 2016
Everton lock down Holgate for the long-term

Everton lock down Holgate for the long-term

Young defender part of the future core Everton have handed young defender Mason Holgate a contract extension that will keep him with the Blues through till the summer of 2021. While the new deal only adds a year to the term, it’s likely there was a raise involved for the player who has been excellent in his limited appearances so far. The Blues also announced extensions for veterans Leighton Baines and Gareth Barry. Holgate was signed a year ago on a five-year deal from Barnsley in League One, following in the footsteps of England international John Stones who was also plucked from the...
Royal Blue Mersey Dec 16, 2016
Contract extensions for Baines and Barry

Contract extensions for Baines and Barry

Veterans will stay with the Blues for near future Everton veterans Leighton Baines and Gareth Barry have signed contract extensions this morning that will keep them at Goodison Park for a further two and one year respectively. Youngster Mason Holgate has also extended his contract, securing his future at the club. By giving the two older players short extensions, the club can ensure that there is continuity while Steve Walsh goes about finding and grooming long term successors in both the left back and defensive midfield positions. Baines, who just turned 32 a few days ago, has played 351...

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