Two engrossing games, one a 0-3 drubbing of Manchester United by Everton, then a nil-nil draw at the Emirates between Arsenal and Chelsea on Sunday. After United's clueless performance at Goodison Park, all Mourinho need to tell his Chelsa players was to stay-put, on park. They did, and Arsenal rued their chances in a match which had its share of contentious decisions. John Terry led the celebrations on the field as Mourinho quietly whisked away his body through the Arsenal tunnel. Some football.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez wants Sunday`s home game against Manchester United to be a tribute to former chairman Philip Carter, who died aged 87 on Thursday, having overseen some of the club`s most successful years.
Aaron Lennon has been the catalyst for Everton`s recent Premier League revival and the on loan winger`s infectious work rate is starting rubbing off on his team mates, manager Roberto Martinez said on Thursday.
Four straight Premier League defeats have left Everton fans feeling blue but manager Roberto Martinez is confident victory over West Ham United in the FA Cup on Tuesday will provide the perfect tonic for his side.