Vital Football

Latest Everton FC News

Mirallas to miss Everton run-in

Mirallas to miss Everton run-in

Kevin Mirallas has been ruled out for the remainder of the season after he hobbled off during Everton's win over Manchester United.

Mirallas limped off in injury time after he scored during the 2-0 victory which resulted in David Moyes sacking from Manchester United.

A scan has shown that the 26-year-old has suffered a small tear in his groin, which will see him miss the games against Southampton, Manchester City and Hull.

"Kevin's scans came back and they have revealed a small tear in his groin. He is going to be out for the season which is a real disappointment and a shame because he was in a phenomenal moment of form. Martinez told evertonfc.com.

Despite the bad news for Everton, there was a silver lining for Mirallas and Belgium ahead of the World Cup in Brazil.

Martinez continued: "It is not a major injury. It could be anything up to five or six weeks, and that`s looking at the worst-case scenario. Kevin is a quick healer and I would be surprised if he is not available after three or four weeks.

"It`s a shame because we had three really important games and Kevin has always been really influential this campaign. But the most important aspect now is that we get him fully fit and ready to participate with Belgium in the World Cup."


Meanwhile defender Sylvain Distin remains a doubt after he was withdrawn at half time against Man Utd with a hamstring injury.

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





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

Writer:Yak
Date:Wednesday April 23 2014
Time: 10:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Everton Articles

Vital Premier League Preview - 19th-21st August 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 19th-21st August.

Officials - Manchester City v Everton (21/8/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Manchester City and Everton this Monday.

Everton In A Strong Position

Everton are well placed to make the Europa League group stages following a 2-0 play-off first leg win over Hajduk Split at Goodison Park on Thursday.

Stats: Everton v Hajduk Split

All the stats from Everton (2) vs (0) Hajduk Split, Goodison Park, 17/08/17 Att:

Archived Vital Everton Articles

Vital Everton articles from

Site Journalists

Vital Everton
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Hajduk Split MotM
Suggested By:
Pickford15%
Martina0%
Keane25%
Williams0%
Baines6%
Schneiderlin18%
Gueye12%
Klaassen6%
Rooney12%
Mirallas0%
Lookman6%
Sub - Davies0%
Sub - Calvert-Lewin0%
Sub - Besic0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Everton Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.streenip1
Vital Football Comment