# Seamus coleman

This month
March 2023
# Cutting The Mustard
Seamus Coleman wins Match of the Day's Goal of the Month award
Coleman’s tight-angled volley against Leeds made him the seventh Irish winner of the BBC award.
Last month
February 2023
# did he mean it?
Coleman stunner gives Everton precious win over Leeds, Southampton shock Chelsea
The pressure is growing on Graham Potter, while Bournemouth helped to blow the relegation battle wide open by beating Wolves.
# Milestone
Coleman set for 400th Everton appearance in Merseyside derby
Everton and Liverpool will do battle in Anfield tonight.
Last year
# Captain Fantastic
Seamus Coleman urges Ireland to enjoy tough Euro 2024 draw not fear it
Ireland face Malta in their final friendly before they launch their qualifying campaign.
# Sidelined
Door open for Coleman at Everton as Patterson faces five weeks out with injury
The in-form right-back sustained the problem playing for Scotland.
# Comeback
'Typical Seamus, he has worked brilliantly to get fit' - Lampard
The veteran Republic of Ireland full-back has not featured in the Merseysiders’ first three Premier League games.
# still at the top
'There is no secret to my longevity - I come in every single day like it’s my first day at the club'
Fit again ahead of his fourteenth Premier League season, Seamus Coleman discusses how he has stuck it out at the highest level.
# In Demand
'Fingers crossed he will be our player for the season' - Coleman hopeful Everton can keep Gordon
Chelsea have had a €53 million bid rejected for the talented 21-year-old forward.
# comeback trail
'The last couple of weeks I've turned a corner' - Coleman steps up comeback after lengthy injury layoff
The Irish captain played 45 minutes for the club’s U21 side having missed all of Everton’s pre-season games.
# coleman cutting the mustard
'For a manager like Frank Lampard to say that is obviously a lovely moment, it means a lot'
Lampard emotionally described Coleman as ‘one of the best people I have ever met’ after Everton escaped relegation.
# Influential
'I've never met anyone who has his morals and standards' - More praise for Coleman from Lampard
The Everton manager has been speaking about the influential role played by the Ireland defender in helping the club avoid Premier League relegation.
# Opinion
Player ratings: How the Irish footballers in Britain and beyond fared this season
A comprehensive look at all the players in and around Stephen Kenny’s squad.
# Behind The Scenes
'The best man I've ever met' - Everton boss Lampard pays glowing dressing room tribute to Seamus Coleman
Lampard described Coleman as ‘the best man I’ve ever met’ after Everton ensured their Premier League survival in dramatic circumstances.
# Colemanclass
'As leaders and people with character in our team go, Seamus is our strongest'
Ahead of today’s Merseyside derby, former Toffees midfielder Leon Osman provided a staunch defence of his old teammate.
# The Football Family
The Jennings effect on Troy and concern for Coleman the 'culture creator'
On the latest episode of the Football Family podcast, we discuss the winners and loses from this international break for the Republic of Ireland.
Lewandowski the unanimous choice as Coleman and Kenny's votes for FIFA awards are revealed
Katie McCabe and Vera Pauw’s votes in the women’s awards have also been published.
# Toffees
Everton sign Rangers and Scotland full-back Patterson to provide competition for Coleman
The highly-rated defender, 20, has penned a five-year deal at Goodison Park.
All time
# Defensive Shield
Coleman happy to bear brunt of Everton criticism to spare young players
The 33-year-old will enter his 14th year at Everton on Saturday and is 37 matches short of the 400 mark.
# Goodison Park
Tactics Board: Richarlison finds his form as Toffees sink Arsenal to relieve pressure on Benitez
Shane Keegan examines how Everton got the better of the Gunners in last night’s Premier League match.
# Gunned Down
Benitez lauds Everton’s ‘perfect’ comeback win, Coleman gives excellent captain's interview
The Toffees’ winless run came to an end in dramatic fashion with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Arsenal at Goodison Park.
# On The Mend
Benitez says Ireland captain Seamus Coleman could make swift return from hamstring injury
The defender sat out Ireland’s 1-1 draw with Serbia on Tuesday.
# Injury Update
Ireland dealt Seamus Coleman injury blow
The captain will miss Tuesday’s game with Serbia.
# Analysis
Can Ireland's Shane Duffy maintain his status as a Premier League regular?
The defender returned to the Brighton team and produced a man-of-the-match display last week.
# Captain Fantastic
'True hero, true blue' Seamus Coleman signs new Everton deal
The Blues and Republic of Ireland skipper is staying at Goodison Park until 2023.
# longevity
The secret to being an Ireland captain and Premier League player for 12-plus years? 'Stay humble'
Seamus Coleman on maintaining a career at the top level.
# What might have been
'I was better at Gaelic than I was at soccer'
Seamus Coleman on the difficulty of picking one sport over another.
# Support
Seamus Coleman says Everton fans will '100%' back Rafa Benitez
The former Liverpool manager’s appointment was widely viewed as a controversial one.
# ruled out
Ireland captain Seamus Coleman withdrawn from squad to face Hungary
The Everton full-back, who has been carrying a hamstring injury, is to return home from Girona.
# skip
Blue blood: how captain Coleman grew into a Goodison legend by staying Seamie
The Ireland international has led the way once again this season for Everton.
# doubt
More injury worry for Kenny as Coleman ruled out of Everton's final game of the season
Carlo Ancelotti confirmed his captain picked up a problem in the midweek game against Wolves.
# Premier League
Coleman makes 350th appearance for Everton as win keeps slim European hopes alive
Joe Willock netted for the sixth straight game as Newcastle beat Sheffield United
# longevity
Seamus Coleman’s contract with Everton is ‘forever’
Carlo Ancelotti says he is in no rush to hand the Toffees captain a new deal.
# Greed Game
Coleman: Super League proposal 'left a horrible feeling... it didn’t feel good or right'
Coleman believes that the opposition to the idea among players, managers and fans was ‘unanimous’.
# Seamie
Super-sub Coleman makes instant impact as Everton and Spurs draw at Goodison
There was concern for Tottenham as Harry Kane picked up a late injury.
# Back in the picture
'I can’t explain how much I have missed it' - Coleman desperate to end lengthy Irish absence
The captain hasn’t played for his country since October 2019, but wants that to end in Serbia tomorrow night.
# Relief
Ancelotti eases fears over Coleman injury ahead of World Cup qualifiers
The Irish captain should be back this weekend, before Stephen Kenny names his squad.
# William Hill
David Meyler: Quiet leader Coleman sets the standard as a footballer, father and friend
In this week’s column, the ex-Ireland midfielder talks about his former international team-mate and predicts Saturday’s Merseyside derby.
# come together
Coleman welcomes new partnership unveiled by Sligo Rovers and Everton
The clubs will join forces on initiatives such as marketing, coaching and pre-season training.
# Leading by example
'Footballers are in a very privileged position and it’s nice to help people when you can'
Seamus Coleman paid tribute to Marcus Rashford ahead of their meeting at Wembley tomorrow night.
# Good Sign
Ireland's Coleman expected to be fit for Merseyside derby following hamstring issue
The defender picked up a hamstring strain in action against Brighton earlier this month.