UK time is: 18:26:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Everton defender disappointed by England defeat

England are on the edge of elimination from the World Cup this morning following our second defeat of the tournament.

Defeat to Italy on Saturday night was followed up with defeat to Uruguay last night.

It leaves England needing snookers to sneak through from the group stages. But it's not impossible.

Italy must beat Costa Rica later today to give England any chance.

Then England must beat Costa Rica next week, with Italy beating Uruguay to give Roy Hodgson's men a lifeline.

All Evertonians will be hoping England will be given a second chance as at the moment, some of the finger pointing and blame is falling upon our very own Phil Jagielka and Leighton Baines.

'There's a small chance, I suppose, We're not exactly expecting anything like that. We've got to go out there and hopefully put in a performance against Costa Rica.' Jagielka told the Everton TV.

An unfit Luis Suarez did the damage to England with two goals. The first came when he sneaked in behind Jags to beat Joe Hart with a header.

The Everton defender was caught in two minds, either go with the runner or hold the line, in the end he did neither both playing Suarez onside and gifting him a free header.

The second was late on in the game, again the defence was caught too deep and Suarez broke through one-on-one following a mistaken flick from Gerrard.

He continued: 'I'm very disappointed obviously as a defender, that's the last thing you want to see is a punt down the pitch, a flick on and then a goal. Everyone's obviously absolutely devastated.

'It's a similar story to the Italian game, we played pretty well but obviously not good enough.'




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:Friday June 20 2014

Time: 9:00AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Everton Articles

Eto`o set to trigger new deal (Friday October 31 2014)

Everton post record profits (Friday October 31 2014)

Oviedo keen to return (Thursday October 30 2014)

Kone & Oviedo to feature in friendlies (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Lukaku joins queue to praise Eto`o (Tuesday October 28 2014)

No release clause for Barkley (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Everton can learn from Eto`o (Monday October 27 2014)

Archived Everton Articles

List All Vital Everton Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Yak 84
2. Rob-EFC 42
3. EvertonMike 42
4. ToffeeBlue 41
5. Pablo Brown1 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Burnley 1 - 3 Everton
Everton 3 - 0 Aston Villa
Man Utd 2 - 1 Everton
Liverpool 1 - 1 Everton
Everton 2 - 3 Crystal Palace
WBA 0 - 2 Everton

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Swansea 9 4 2 3 3 14
7. Liverpool 9 4 2 3 1 14
8. Man Utd 9 3 4 2 3 13
9. Everton 9 3 3 3 2 12
10. Hull City 9 2 5 2 0 11
11. Spurs 9 3 2 4 -2 11
12. Stoke 9 3 2 4 -2 11

Breaking League News

Chelsea v QPR - Match Preview
Q.P.R. : 31/10/2014 17:23:00
Vital Preview: Newcastle United vs. Liverpool
Liverpool : 31/10/2014 17:12:00
Something For The Weekend (270)
Aston Villa : 31/10/2014 16:57:00
Lee Loaned To Southend
West Ham : 31/10/2014 16:56:00
Liverpool: The View From St James' Park
Liverpool : 31/10/2014 16:55:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should Everton leave Goodison Park for Walton Hall Park?
Suggested By:  
No - Stay at Goodison 10%
Yes - Perfect site for new ground 84%
No - Find another site 6%