Jim_white_and_me

DarrenMelling

  • joined May 25, 2011
  • last login Apr 15, 2014
  • posts 65
  • comments 85

UEFA B Licenced Football Coach, Scout, Tutor, Mentor, Scouser, Chosen Evertonian.

A Fan Of...

  • Soccer Everton
User Blog

Q&A with The 1905 - Everton vs Crystal Palace

Ahead of the clash under the lights of Goodison Park, RBM caught up with Harry Fairman from Crystal Palace blog "The1905" and asked him for his thoughts...

Q&A: Everton host Cardiff City

We had a chat with Paul Evans from Cardiff City blog "Mauve and Yellow Army" to ask him about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, local lad Craig Noone, and how Cardiff plan to stop Everton this weekend.

Q&A: RBM speaks with The Short Fuse

Ahead of the biggest game in Everton's season, I spoke with Thomas Wachtel from Arsenal blog "The Short Fuse" and discussed the FA Cup quarterfinal, the Champions League and ticket prices at the Emirates..

Q&A: West Ham United

We caught up with Iain Dale of Hammers' blog West Ham Till I Die ahead of Saturday's meeting at Goodison Park to ask him all things West Ham, Kevin Nolan's Christmas breaks and get his prediction for the game.

FA Cup Q&A: Everton vs. Swansea City

We talk with SOS Fanzine ahead of our FA Cup match against Swansea City.

Q&A: RBM's chat with Cartilage Free Captain

Ahead of Sunday's game, we caught up with Uncle Menno from Tottenham blog 'Cartilage Free Captain' and asked his thoughts on Spurs, Everton and this weekend's fixture.

Question and Answer: West Bromwich Albion

Ahead of the Monday Night Football trip down the M6 to The Hawthorns, I caught up with Matt Evans from the ESPN FC West Brom blog and asked him his thoughts on the season so far, the key men to...

Question & Answer Everton v Norwich

Ahead of Saturday's home game with Norwich City, RBM caught up with Norwich's local newspaper "The Pinkun" and more specifically our friend Paddy Davitt who kindly answered some questions on our...

FACup 3rd Round Preview: Everton v QPR

Roberto Martinez begins his assault on the trophy he won last season with Wigan Athletic with a home tie against Queens Park Rangers. Martinez masterminded our downfall in the quarter finals (with...

Royal Blue Mailbag

Everton questions answered

Royal Blue Mailbag - Your Questions Answered

The Mailbag is back! Darren Melling answers your questions. If you have a question you'd like to ask on anything Everton, tweet it to @rbmersey.

Everton players in international action

A round up of Everton players involved in international football matches

Everton 2 Stevenage 1 (AET)

Everton squeeze past Stevenage in the Capital One Cup

5 Thoughts from the West Brom game.

A look at some of the trends for Everton coming out of the West Brom Match.

What's changed under Martinez?

A look at the main differences between David Moyes and new boss Roberto Martinez, on and off the field.

International Blues

A round up of Everton players involved around the world in mid-week international action.

Is the English game all it's cracked up to be?

After a below par showing at it's last few international tournaments, both the England Senior Team and the Under 21 Team have failed to live up to expectations. Is the issue on the surface, or is it deeper than that?

Everton v Oldham FA Cup 5th Round Replay Preview

After sitting through the predictable last minute angst at Boundary Park the Saturday before last, we do it all over again under the floodlights of Goodison Park tonight with the winner facing...

Transfer Window Closed - What now for Everton?

With the January transfer window now firmly shut for this season, Everton took the opportunity to revolve the door ever so slightly. The signing of John Stones from Barnsley is a promising one...

An interview with the legendary Neville Southall

Royal Blue Mersey had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to speak with legendary Everton goalkeeper Neville Southall about everything from 1985, Howard Kendall and Joe Royle to working with ex-offenders to change their lives.

Win, Lose or Draw, Draw, Draw, Draw

A look at the recent form of the team and the players of Everton.

#AskStevieG - A Q&A with Steven Gerrard

As I browsed through my twitter feed today (@DarrenMelling) I noticed that Adidas, boot supplier to Stoke Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard were inviting followers to ask him some questions....

Darren's 5 favourite Merseyside derbies

Darren picks out his five favourites from the 29 years he has been watching Everton lock horns with Liverpool in various League and Cup fixtures.

Q&A With our Derby Ticket Competition Winner

A few weeks ago, RBM ran a very simple competition to win a pair of tickets for this weekends 219th Merseyside Derby at Goodison Park thanks to the guys at Thomas Cook Sports. The prize? Two...

Q+A With Through It All Together

Darren Melling catches up with Tom Hill of SBNation's Leeds United blog 'Through It All Together' ahead of this week's Capital One Cup clash at Elland Road.

Everton 2 v 2 Newcastle United Match Report: Officials cost Everton

On a wet Monday night under the lights at Goodison Park, not only did the officials severely dampen Everton's chances of claiming all three points and moving up to third in the Premier League, our...

Evertonians remember the 96

On what has been a very emotional day here in Liverpool, our neighbours from across the park received some news today which closes one chapter and opens another. I felt it fitting to write a small...

No Go for Odjidja-Ofoe

Late on Friday evening, it was revealed both on the official Everton website and on Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe's twitter feed that his loan move from Club Brugge to Everton had not been ratified by FIFA....

Monday Rant - Decisions, Decisions, Decisions....

At the start of the season a lot of the writers at Royal Blue Mersey expressed a desire for Blues' boss David Moyes to have a good go at Liverpool this season. We also wanted the gaffer to have a...

Tuesday Rant - Villa Park

Sat in my room whilst away on tour with a team of Under 15 elite footballers I had to think hard about a topic to rant about, and given the fact that Everton haven't started too badly I was finding...

Showing 1 - 30 of 65 Older
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.