Everton - We have to take our medicine says Neville
UK time is: 01:11:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

We have to take our medicine says Neville

Whilst Marouane Fellaini opted to avoid the fans on Monday, Phil Neville is made of stronger stuff.

There was no hiding away from the Everton captain following Everton's disappointing elimination from the FA Cup following a dismal first half performance against Wigan on Saturday afternoon.

The 36-year-old fronted up to supporters and the media at an event supporting the Lancashire Cricket Club Foundation and didn't pull any punches in his assessment of the game.

"It was more than disappointment it was a disastrous weekend for us," Neville told The Echo.

He continued: "A disastrous performance and there is no getting away from it.

"I was embarrassed with my own performance. It wasn`t good enough as a captain.

"We have to take our medicine and take the criticism. We really thought this was going to be our year in the FA Cup but we were beaten on the day by a team that was better than us. Sometimes you can be unlucky but this was not luck and we were well beaten. Now it`s time to get a reaction.


Vital Everton is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forums but you can also write an article to be published on the website or a suggest a poll so you can air your views.

Join Vital Everton







Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Yak Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 12 2013

Time: 11:00AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Everton Articles

Leandro Rodriguez deal completed (Friday August 28 2015)

The Everton Injury Table.. (Friday August 28 2015)

Victory was tough but deserved (Thursday August 27 2015)

Stats: Barnsley v Everton (Thursday August 27 2015)

Martinez : Deulofeu was outstanding (Wednesday August 26 2015)

Archived Everton Articles

List All Vital Everton Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Rob-EFC 43
2. EvertonMike 33
3. ToffeeBlue 25
4. Yak 5
5. eighteen78 1
6. evertonmandan 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Everton 0 - 2 Man City
Southampton 0 - 3 Everton
Everton 2 - 2 Watford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Man Utd 3 2 1 0 2 7
5. Crystal Palace 3 2 0 1 2 6
6. Swansea 3 1 2 0 2 5
7. Everton 3 1 1 1 1 4
8. Norwich 3 1 1 1 0 4
9. Arsenal 3 1 1 1 -1 4
10. Chelsea 3 1 1 1 -2 4

Everton Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

NUFC Lead The Way In Away Ticket Pricing
Newcastle : 29/08/2015 00:10:01
Match Preview: Newcastle vs Arsenal
Arsenal : 28/08/2015 23:19:01
Matthews Out Of Villa Trip
Sunderland : 28/08/2015 20:46:00
Norwich Suddenly Favourites For Austin
Norwich : 28/08/2015 20:11:01
Norwich Linked With Vazquez
Norwich : 28/08/2015 19:21:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Priority signing this summer
Suggested By:  
Keeper 11%
Centre back 20%
Winger 4%
Creative midfielder 42%
Striker 23%