EVERTON

("The Toffees")

Year formed1878
Turned professional

1885

Limited company

1892

Previous names

St Domingo FC: 1878-1879

Everton FC: 1879 - .

Ground

Goodison Park, Goodison Road, Liverpool L4 4EL

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Club's ground since1892
Pitch measurements112 x 78 yards (102 x 71 metres)
Ground capacity39,572
Record attendance at present ground78,299 v Liverpool, Division One, 18th September 1948 (drew 1-1)
First game at present ground

2 September 1892 v Bolton Wanderers, friendly (won 4-2)

First competitive game at present ground

3 September 1892 v Nottingham Forest, Division One (drew 2-2)

Previous grounds

Stanley Park: 1878 - 1882

Priory Road: 1882 - 1884

Anfield: 1884 - 1892

League career

Football League/Division One: 1888 - 1930

Division Two: 1930 - 1931

Division One: 1931 - 1951

Division Two: 1951 - 1954

Division One/Premiership: 1954 - .

First Football League game8th September 1888 v Accrington, Football League, won 2-1
  
Honours 
EuropeanEuropean Cup-Winners' Cup winners: 1984-85
Domestic - League

Division One champions: 1890-91, 1914-15, 1931-32, 1938-39, 1962-63, 1969-70, 1984-85, 1986-87

Division One runners-up: 1889-90, 1894-95, 1901-02, 1904-05, 1908-09, 1911-12, 1927-28, 1985-86

Division Two champions: 1930-31

Division Two runners-up: 1953-54

Second World War North (second championship) runners-up: 1944-45

Second World War North Division runners-up: 1945-46

Domestic - Cup

FA Cup winners: 1905-06, 1932-33, 1965-66, 1983-84, 1994-95

FA Cup runners-up: 1890-91, 1896-97, 1906-07, 1967-68, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1988-89, 2008-09

League Cup runners-up: 1976-77, 1983-84

Charity Shield winners: 1928-29, 1932-33, 1963-64, 1970-71, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1987-88, 1995-96

Charity Shield joint holders: 1986-87

Charity Shield runners-up: 1933-34, 1966-67

Screen Sport Super Cup runners-up: 1985-86

FA Youth Cup winners: 1964-65, 1983-84, 1997-98

FA Youth Cup runners-up: 1960-61, 1976-77, 1982-83, 2001-02

Simod Cup/Zenith Data Systems Cup runners-up: 1988-89, 1990-91

Lancashire Cup winners: 1893-94, 1896-97, 1909-10, 1934-35, 1939-40, 1963-64, 2015-16

Best League positionsee above
Lowest League position16th, Division Two, 1952-53
Furthest in FA Cupsee above
Furthest in League Cupsee above
  
Most League points 
2 for a win66, Division One, 1969-70
3 for a win90, Division One, 1984-85
Fewest League points 
2 for a win20, Division One, 1888-89
3 for a win39, Premiership, 2003-04
Most League goals scored121, Division Two, 1930-31
Most League goals conceded92, Division One, 1929-30
Fewest League goals scored34, Premiership, 2005-06
Fewest League goals conceded27, Division One, 1987-88
Most wins in a League season29, Division One, 1969-70
Fewest wins in a League season9, Division One/Premiership, 1888-89, 1971-72, 1979-80, 1997-98, 2003-04
Most draws in a League season18, Division One, 1925-26, 1974-75
Fewest draws in a League season1, Division One, 1890-91
Most losses in a League season22, Division One/Premiership, 1950-51, 1993-94
Fewest losses in a League season5, Division One, 1889-90, 1969-70
Record League win

9-1 v Manchester City, Division One, 3rd September 1906

9-1 v Plymouth Argyle, Division Two, 27th December 1930

Record Cup win11-2 v Derby County, FA Cup 1st round, 18th January 1890
Record defeat4-10 v Tottenham Hotspur, Division One, 11th October 1958
  
Highest Number of League goals scored 
in a season60, William Ralph 'Dixie' Dean, Division One, 1927-28
in total349, William Ralph 'Dixie' Dean, 1925-37
  
Most League goals scored in one match6, Jack Southworth v West Bromwich Albion, Division One, 30th December 1893
Most League appearances578, Neville Southall, 1981-98
Most capped player92, Neville Southall for Wales, 1981-98
Youngest League playerJames Vaughan, 16 years 271 days v Crystal Palace, 10th April 2005
Highest transfer fee received£75,000,000 for Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United, July 2017
Highest transfer fee paid

£45,000,000 for Gylfi Sigurdsson from Swansea City, August 2017