Everton Football Club are a football team who play in the English Premier League. They are one of the most successful teams in the history of the Premier League, and Everton tickets are always highly sought after.
Everton have been a member of the top flight of the English domestic game for over a hundred years, an English record, and they have also played more games at the highest level of the Premier League than any other team in the history of the English game.
Everton FC were originally founded in 1878, and subsequently went on to become one of the founding members of the English Football League a decade later.
Everton FC are known by their nicknames of 'The Toffees', or 'The Blues'. There are several explanations as to how Everton FC came to be known as The Toffees, most of which involve the team playing games on a ground near to a toffee shop in their earlier days.
Everton FC play out of their stadium, Goodison Park, which has been their home for over 100 years. With a capacity of just over 40,000, Everton tickets for Goodison park are always in high demand with football supporters.
As you might expect, with such an illustrious history, Everton have played host to their fair share of famous footballers. Goodison Park has been graced by the likes of legendary Welsh goalkeeper Neville Southall, Everton and England legend Dixie Dean, and prolific Scottish striker Graeme Sharp.
Players such as these have helped Everton over the years to amass a total of no less than 9 Premier League titles, and 5 FA Cup victories domestically. Everton FC have also managed to make their mark on the continent, having won the European Cup Winners Cup back in 1985.
Last Updated : Thursday, October 01, 2015