Loading... Please wait...

Blog - Everton

The Headlines

Posted

From Delhi to the Den

BBC World Service were joined by Stephen Constantine. 

Stephen also joined Nihal Arthanayake on BBC Asian Network’s Big Debate.

'Constantine deserves credit for providing a very human insight into the game of musical chairs that is football management' - The Football Pink review of From Delhi to the Den. 

Stephen talked to Gulf News about India’s rise through the rankings.


Russian Winters

'I was told carrots could increase your height so I ate a lot of carrots.' The Guardian ran an extract of Russian Winters. 

The Herald Scotland and Evening Times serialised Russian Winters last week, and this extract focuses on Andrei's tough relationship with his boss at Rangers, Dick Advocaat. 

Faith of our Families

James Corbett explained what made him want to write Faith of our Families on Nils Satis Nisi Optimum and Toffee Web.


The Redmen

'Some people may dismiss Rowlands’ new book as something only footballing anoraks and obsessives could appreciate, but those who read it carefully enough will realise that not only does it give a unique insight into Liverpool’s history, it also provides a glimpse of a bygone era.' – The 42 review and interview The Redmen and George Rowlands. 

The Prince of Centre-Halves

Rob Sawyer interviewed Roy Matthews for The Citizens about TG Jones.

The Headlines

The Prince of Centre-Halves'We must be grateful that Rob Sawyer, who also wrote an excellent biography of former Everton boss Harry Catterick, has turned up the spotlight on this “forgotten” captain of Everton and Wales once again in his centenary year.' - Sports Journalists' Association review Rob Sawyer's new book, a biography on T.G. Jones.The Leader also spoke to Rob Sawyer [...]

Read More »


The Headlines

Prince of Centre-HalvesRob Sawyer was live with Ian Kennedy on the BBC Merseyside Sport show.The League Magazine had a quick look at the Prince of Centre-Halves, describing it as a 'passionate and compelling biography.' BBC Radio Cymru review The Prince of Centre-Halves.Rafa’s WayThe Independent published an excerpt of Rafa’s Way, an interview by the author with centre-back pairing Ciaran Clark and Jamaal [...]

Read More »


The Headlines

61 Minutes in Munich'Howard comes out of this as a true role model' Chris Allen reviews 61 Minutes in Munich on Views from Nowhere. The Prince of Centre-Halves"Llyfr am arwr a gafodd ei anghofio gan lawer, ond llyfr dylai pob cefnogwr Everton, Pwllheli a Bangor, ac ar draws y gogledd a Chymru gyfan ei ddarllen." - BBC Radio Cymru on Rob Sawyer's new book; [...]

Read More »


Q&A with Rob Saywer, author of 'The Prince of Centre-Halves: The Life of Tommy 'TG' Jones'

Rob Sawyer comes from a long line of Everton FC supporters. Listening to his father and grandfather regale the stories of Dixie Dean and the Holy Trinity led to a deep interest in Everton's illustrious history. Whilst researching his first book, a biography of Harry Catterick, Sawyer found just how important TG Jones was to [...]

Read More »


The publishing process: An interview with deCoubertin founder James Corbett

James Corbett is a sports correspondent and award-winning author who writes about football for publications including The Blizzard, FourFourTwo, World Soccer and contributes to the BBC World Service’s World Football programme. He worked with Neville Southall and Howard Kendall on their autobiographies and his Everton Encyclopedia was published to acclaim in autumn 2012.In 2009 James [...]

Read More »


Q&A with Steve Johnson, author of Everton: The Complete Record, Second Edition

Nearly 140 years after Everton's humble birth as a church team, Steve Johnson has painstakingly trawled through the archives to provide for details of every game, line up, goalscorer, attendance and result, as well a plethora of other facts and figures.This officially endorsed record -- the second edition -- comes six years after the first, [...]

Read More »


Black Friday/Christmas deals!

Today marks the first day of deCoubertin's sales in the lead up to Black Friday! Over the next week we will be rolling out a number of great deals on our site, so you can prepare for the festive period. Starting today, all our Encyclopedia's have been reduced to half price! Keep your eyes peeled for more offers over [...]

Read More »


Special Offer: Save a Tenner!

We have another cracking website on our online store over this weekend. If you spend over £30 on any order then we will automatically deduct £10 off your bill at checkout! If you are looking for Christmas gifts for the family, this is your place...

Read More »


Out Now: ​Everton: The Official Complete Record (Second edition)

deCoubertin are delighted to announce the publication of Everton: The Official Complete Record (Second Edition), the definitive account of one of the world’s most distinguished and groundbreaking clubs.With nine league titles, five FA Cups and a rich club lore that boasts names such as Dixie Dean, Alex Young, Alan Ball and more recent heroes like Tim Cahill and Romelu Lukaku, Everton’s is [...]

Read More »


Sign up for our newsletter

View Cart Go To Checkout