Premier League 2015-16: Everton chairman dismisses John Stones transfer bid via letter
Premier League 2015-16: Everton chairman dismisses John Stones transfer bid via letter

Everton squashed hopes of Chelsea in one of the summer's long transfer saga. John Stones will not be allowed to leave Everton under any circumstance, claimed club chairman Bill Kenwright after a third bid from Chelsea was rejected.

Watch: Everton fans abuse John Stones after Barnsley match in League Cup! Harsh!
Watch: Everton fans abuse John Stones after Barnsley match in League Cup! Harsh!

Everton central defender John Stones who is embroiled in a transfer saga with Chelsea was abused by a club fan after the side's 5-3 win against Barnsley in a League Cup encounter.

League Cup: Everton survive Barnsley scare as Martinez slams Stones `circus`
League Cup: Everton survive Barnsley scare as Martinez slams Stones `circus`

 Everton came from 2-0 down to beat Barnsley 5-3 in extra-time in the second round of the English League Cup on Wednesday.

Disappointed Steven Naismith ready to wait for chance at Everton
Disappointed Steven Naismith ready to wait for chance at Everton

Forward Steven Naismith is disappointed to have been left out of Everton`s starting line-up in their two Premier League games but the Scotland international is ready to wait for his opportunity.

'Unplayable' Everton leave Roberto Martinez beaming
'Unplayable' Everton leave Roberto Martinez beaming

Everton manager Roberto Martinez hailed his "unplayable" side after Romelu Lukaku and Ross Barkley inspired a convincing 3-0 Premier League away win at Southampton.

`Unplayable` Everton leave Martinez beaming

 Everton manager Roberto Martinez hailed his "unplayable" side after Romelu Lukaku and Ross Barkley inspired a convincing 3-0 Premier League away win at Southampton.

Premier League 2015-16: Leighton Baines ruled out for at least three months
Premier League 2015-16: Leighton Baines ruled out for at least three months

 Everton defender Leighton Baines will be out of action for at least three months after an ankle operation, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

Jose Mourinho hits back at Roberto Martinez over John Stones row
Jose Mourinho hits back at Roberto Martinez over John Stones row

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has launched a thinly-veiled attack on Roberto Martinez in response to the Everton manager`s accusations that John Terry has "illegally" tapped up John Stones.

Everton fretting on Romelu Lukaku's fitness ahead of Watford opener
Everton fretting on Romelu Lukaku's fitness ahead of Watford opener

Everton are fretting on Romelu Lukaku`s injury and manager Roberto Martinez said the club will know in the next 48 hours if the Belgian forward will be fit to face Watford in their Premier League opener on Saturday.

John Stones affected by Chelsea link, says Roberto Martinez
John Stones affected by Chelsea link, says Roberto Martinez

Everton`s England centre-back John Stones has been unsettled by the interest shown in him by Premier League champions Chelsea, his manager Roberto Martinez admitted on Thursday.

Gerard Deulofeu likely to miss first game of season: Roberto Martinez
Gerard Deulofeu likely to miss first game of season: Roberto Martinez

Everton`s most expensive pre-season signing, Gerard Deulofeu, is expected to miss the opening Premier League game against Watford this weekend, manager Roberto Martinez said on Monday.

Everton manager frustrated over Chelsea pursuit of John Stones
Everton manager frustrated over Chelsea pursuit of John Stones

Everton manager Roberto Martinez expressed disappointment on Saturday following reports that Chelsea were looking to increase their bid for defender John Stones after their initial offer for the England international was rejected.

Everton's Roberto Martinez backs winter World Cup in Qatar
Everton's Roberto Martinez backs winter World Cup in Qatar

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has thrown his backing behind a winter World Cup in Qatar, believing the 2022 tournament should be embraced as a chance for the global game to bridge new boundaries.

Everton not signing Jonny Evans, James McCarthy staying: Roberto Martinez
Everton not signing Jonny Evans, James McCarthy staying: Roberto Martinez

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has moved quickly to quash rumours in the British media suggesting his club were poised to sign Manchester United central defender Jonny Evans.

James McCarthy not for sale, says Everton`s Roberto Martinez
James McCarthy not for sale, says Everton`s Roberto Martinez

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has insisted that James McCarthy is not for sale following reports that Manchester City were preparing to make a bid for the Republic of Ireland international midfielder.

Everton edge Stoke on penalties to reach Singapore final
Everton edge Stoke on penalties to reach Singapore final

Everton continued their winning start to the pre-season with a penalty shootout victory over Stoke City in the opening match of the Premier League Asia Trophy on Wednesday, deserving victors of a competitive contest that ended scoreless.

Roberto Martinez open to 39th game as Premier League appeal grows
Roberto Martinez open to 39th game as Premier League appeal grows

What the Premier League lacks in terms of European domination on the pitch it more than makes up for in its global appeal off it with Asia, Australia and North America playing host to lucrative pre-season tournaments and tours involving English teams.

Everton sign Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu
Everton sign Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu

 Everton have signed winger Gerard Deulofeu from Barcelona on a three-year contract for six million euros ($6.7 million), the Premier League club said on Thursday.

Phil Jagielka signs one-year contract extension with Everton
Phil Jagielka signs one-year contract extension with Everton

Everton defender Phil Jagielka has signed a one-year extension to his contract that will keep him at the English football club until the summer of 2018.

Roberto Martinez unsure if Aaron Lennon will sign permanently for Everton
Roberto Martinez unsure if Aaron Lennon will sign permanently for Everton

Everton manager Roberto Martinez is unsure whether Aaron Lennon`s loan move from Tottenham Hotspur will be made permanent at the end of the season despite the winger having made a "phenomenal impact" at Goodison Park.