Andros Townsend


Everton’s Andros Townsend ruled out for rest of the season with ACL injury

Everton winger Andros Townsend has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a serious knee injury, the Premier League club have announced.The 30-year-old was forced off after 16 minutes of the Toffees’ 4-0 defeat at his former club Crystal Palace in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Sunday.A scan has revealed the former England international has suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage which will require surgery.The news is a blow for the Merseyside club as they battle relegation from the top flight.A club statement read: “Andros Townsend will miss the rest of the season after sustaining an anterior cruciate...

Andros Townsend wants Everton to build momentum after FA Cup scare

Andros Townsend was delighted to return with a bang for Everton and Saturday’s match-winner is now eyeing FA Cup glory and European qualification. Having started the year with an alarming 3-2 home loss to Brighton, under-fire Rafael Benitez was subject of chants from the away end as the Toffees threatened to come unstuck at Hull.

Andros Townsend rescues Everton with extra-time winner in FA Cup tie at Hull

Andros Townsend’s extra-time screamer saved Everton’s blushes as under-fire Rafael Benitez saw his side stumble into the FA Cup fourth round with a 3-2 triumph at Hull The Spaniard has never been the most popular figure at Goodison Park thanks in no small part to his strong ties to Liverpool where he oversaw his final match in East Yorkshire.There were times on Saturday evening when it looked like Hull could again prove the end of the road for Benitez, but Townsend came to the rescue in extra-time as Everton eked out a 3-2 win.A pulsating, topsy-turvy tie began in...

Double injury blow for Everton as Richarlison and Andros Townsend are ruled out

Under-pressure Everton manager Rafael Benitez’s problems continue to mount after Richarlison was ruled out for a number of weeks while Andros Townsend has been sidelined by a fractured bone in his foot. Richarlison was one of the major talking points of Sunday’s defeat at Crystal Palace as Benitez replaced...

Andros Townsend: Is Everton winger on track for his best season?

Andros Townsend could have been lining up for the Champions League anthem this season but a desire to keep on proving himself in the Premier League instead took the winger to Everton, despite knowing the Goodison Park faithful may be underwhelmed by his arrival. Following five years with Crystal Palace,...

FPL tips: Roll back the years with Andros Townsend

Andros Townsend is one of the best FPL prospects going into gameweek nine after a number of throwback performances. The Englishman scores highly in PA’s Transfer Score metric – which combines form, cost, ownership and upcoming fixture difficulty rating (FDR) – ahead of the weekend. He looks like the perfect...

Andros Townsend claims Cristiano Ronaldo celebration was out of respect

Andros Townsend has insisted that he wasn't disrespecting Cristiano Ronaldo by copying the Portuguese superstar's celebration. Townsend scored Everton's equaliser in their 1-1 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday, celebrating with Ronaldo's signature 'siu' celebration in front of the travelling fans. Speaking to BT Sport at full-time,...