Debuts Part 19: Alan Ball

PAUL MCPARLAN fondly recalls Everton’s popular World Cup-winning midfield dynamo On 13 August 1966, the FA Cup holders Everton were playing league champions Liverpool in the Charity Shield at Goodison Park. Both trophies were displayed – along with the Jules Rimet trophy – by Everton’s Ramon Wilson and Liverpool’s Roger Hunt. It was a display […]

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Golden Goal Part 2: Barry Horne

PAUL McPARLAN discusses a vital goal in Everton’s history, one that saved them from relegation in dramatic fashion on the final day of the 1993/94 season.   Twenty-three minutes of the game remain. The tension and despair are palpable, etched on the visages of the tortured fans as Everton, who have played more top- flight […]

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