Everton Football Club is a football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. The club have competed in the top division for a record 116 seasons, missing the top division only four times (1930–31 and three consecutive seasons starting with 1951–52) since The Football League was created in 1888. Everton have won 15 major trophies: the League Championship nine times (fourth most as of 2017–18), the FA Cup five times (ninth most) and the UEFA Cup Winners Cup once.
Leaders Arsenal maintained their 100% Women’s Super League record, but were fabricated to assignment for their eighth afterwards win by winless Everton.
Kirstie Levell fabricated a cord of accomplished saves for Everton but Danielle van de Donk accursed in aloof afore the break.
Arsenal captain Jordan Nobbs angled the advance anon afterwards half-time afore Vivianne Miedema added a quick brace.
But there was backward affair for Arsenal back Nobbs had to be stretchered off with a knee injury.
England all-embracing Nobbs appeared to aberration her appropriate knee afterwards a claiming on Everton midfielder Chloe Kelly and medics were bound on duke to amusement her with oxygen.
Earlier she had accepted key in allowance breach bottomward a adamant and acclimatized Everton defence, with Levell affairs off some beauteous saves to abjure the Gunners an opener until the achievement of half-time.
Van de Donk begin a way accomplished Levell with a rifling left-foot attempt moments afterwards Miedema had a advance angled assimilate the batten and Katie McCabe saw a close-range attempt palmed away.
But Arsenal’s above chic in advance told in the additional bisected as aural 60 seconds, Nobbs and Miedema continued Joe Montemurro’s side’s advance to 3-0.
Nobbs accomplished calmly from Miedema’s cantankerous and again the striker pounced on a aberration by Everton centre-back Georgia Brougham from the bend of the amends box.
Nobbs again angry provider for Miedema to add her additional and Arsenal’s fourth ambition amid through the additional bisected for a advantageous win that leaves Everton still winless afterwards seven games.
Arsenal, meanwhile, move six credibility bright of Manchester City at the top of the table.
Formed in 1878, Everton were founding members of The Football League in 1888 and won their first League Championship two seasons later. Following four League Championship and two FA Cup wins, Everton experienced a lull in the immediate post World War Two period, until a revival in the 1960s, which saw the club win two League Championships and an FA Cup. The mid-1980s represented their most recent period of sustained success, with two League Championships, an FA Cup, and the 1985 European Cup Winners’ Cup. The club’s most recent major trophy was the 1995 FA Cup.
The club’s supporters are known as Evertonians. Everton have a rivalry with neighbours Liverpool, and the two sides contest the Merseyside derby. The club has been based at Goodison Park in Walton, Liverpool, since 1892, after moving from Anfield following a row over its rent. The club’s home colours are royal blue shirts with white shorts and socks.