James McCarthy

Born: November 12, 1990 (age 27)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Glasgow, Scotland
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Position: Centre-midfielder
Team: Everton (no. 16)
James McCarthy of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park on August 23, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2009Hamilton Academical
2009-2013Wigan Athletic
2013-Everton
Sports Mole has 489 articles about James McCarthy. Articles 1 to 40:
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Trio drop out of Republic of Ireland squad
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill trims his squad by three players ahead of the World Cup playoff with Denmark.
Nov 6, 17:59
Interim Toffees boss David Unsworth watches on during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Everton on October 25, 2017
David Unsworth: 'Everton were terrific against Chelsea'
Everton interim manager David Unsworth is happy with his players for putting in a "terrific" performance in Wednesday night's 2-1 defeat at Chelsea in the EFL Cup.
Oct 25, 22:31
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Everton vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole looks ahead to a must-win Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park.
Oct 21, 15:09
Everton manager Ronald Koeman watches on during his side's Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol at Goodison Park on September 28, 2017
Kevin Ratcliffe: 'Everton players can't handle the pressure'
Kevin Ratcliffe believes that former club Everton should stick with manager Ronald Koeman, despite a string of underwhelming displays to begin the season.
Oct 8, 13:53
Everton defender Michael Keane in action during his side's Europa League qualifier with Hajduk Split
Michael Keane, Phil Jagielka ruled out of Europa League
Everton manager Ronald Koeman confirms that Michael Keane and Phil Jagielka will miss Thursday's Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol.
Sep 27, 16:25
A dejected Wayne Rooney during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Everton as Wayne Rooney and Romelu Lukaku both face their former clubs at Old Trafford.
Sep 15, 15:10
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Roy Keane: 'Fingers crossed that Jonathan Walters is fit'
Roy Keane hopes that Jonathan Walters will shake off a minor ankle injury ahead of Republic of Ireland's qualifiers against Georgia and Serbia over the next week.
Aug 29, 16:43
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Sunday lunchtime's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Everton at Stamford Bridge.
Aug 25, 16:18
Wayne Rooney in action for Everton against Sevilla on August 6, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Michael Keane start for Everton
Wayne Rooney makes his first Premier League start for Everton in 13 years.
Aug 12, 14:05
Everton midfielder James McCarthy in action during his side's pre-season clash with Espanyol at Goodison Park on August 6, 2016
Leicester City 'make James McCarthy enquiry'
A report claims that Leicester City will have to pay £25m in order to sign Everton midfielder James McCarthy in this summer's transfer window.
Jul 9, 12:22
James McCarthy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and Bournemouth on February 4, 2017
Burnley interested in James McCarthy, Michael Keane swap?
Burnley reportedly enter the race to sign Everton midfielder James McCarthy and are open to using Michael Keane as a makeweight in any deal.
Jun 20, 14:48
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
West Bromwich Albion 'turn attention to Scott Arfield'
Burnley midfielder Scott Arfield is reportedly wanted by West Bromwich Albion, while Championship sides Hull City and Fulham have also shown an interest.
Jun 12, 20:39
Everton midfielder James McCarthy in action during his side's pre-season clash with Espanyol at Goodison Park on August 6, 2016
Report: West Bromwich Albion want Everton midfielder James McCarthy
Everton midfielder James McCarthy, rumoured to be available for as little as £15m, is said to be a summer transfer target for Premier League rivals West Bromwich Albion.
Jun 11, 10:49
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Everton linked with West Ham United midfielder Pedro Obiang
Everton manager Ronald Koeman is reportedly weighing up a bid for West Ham United's Pedro Obiang.
Jun 3, 18:11
James McCarthy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and Bournemouth on February 4, 2017
Everton prepared to offload £20m James McCarthy during the summer?
Everton midfielder James McCarthy could be allowed to leave Goodison Park for £20m during the summer, according to a report.
May 21, 12:24
Marouane Fellaini and Marten de Roon in action during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Everton pondering move for Middlesbrough midfielder Marten de Roon?
Everton are reportedly eyeing a move for Middlesbrough midfielder Marten de Roon.
May 10, 13:01
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Tuesday evening's Premier League meeting between Manchester United and Everton at Old Trafford.
Apr 3, 16:16
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Ronald Koeman hits back at Martin O'Neill on social media
Everton manager Ronald Koeman takes to social media to hit back at Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill, who had criticised his handling of James McCarthy.
Apr 1, 10:08
Republic of Ireland midfielder James McCarthy during the Euro 2016 match with Belgium in Bordeaux on June 18, 2016
Martin O'Neill hits back at Ronald Koeman over James McCarthy comments
Martin O'Neill accuses Ronald Koeman of being a "master tactician of the blame game" after he suggested that Ireland were at fault for James McCarthy's latest layoff.
Mar 31, 21:05
Ronald Koeman watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Ronald Koeman bemoans "worst" international break
Everton manager Ronald Koeman bemoans the recent international break as "one of the worst" he has experienced after losing three first-team players to injury.
Mar 31, 17:47
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews the 228th Merseyside derby as Liverpool welcome local rivals Everton to Anfield.
Mar 31, 14:38
Everton midfielder James McCarthy in action during his side's pre-season clash with Espanyol at Goodison Park on August 6, 2016
Ronald Koeman: 'Martin O'Neill didn't protect James McCarthy'
Everton boss Ronald Koeman says that Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill failed to protect James McCarthy from injury on international duty.
Mar 31, 14:09
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Ireland make four changes for Wales visit
Martin O'Neill is forced into making four changes to Republic of Ireland's lineup for the visit of Wales, while the Dragons are able to name their first-choice XI
Mar 24, 18:49
Republic of Ireland midfielder James McCarthy during the Euro 2016 match with Belgium in Bordeaux on June 18, 2016
James McCarthy to stay with Republic of Ireland squad
Everton midfielder James McCarthy will stay with the Republic of Ireland squad in a bid to prove his fitness ahead of Friday's World Cup qualifier with Wales.
Mar 22, 13:10
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Martin O'Neill bemoans Republic of Ireland injury crisis ahead of Wales clash
Martin O'Neill laments the 'worst injury crisis' he has known since taking on the Republic of Ireland job three years ago, as he prepares his side for the visit of Wales.
Mar 20, 22:11
Republic of Ireland midfielder James McCarthy during the Euro 2016 match with Belgium in Bordeaux on June 18, 2016
James McCarthy called up to Republic of Ireland squad
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill once again includes Everton midfielder James McCarthy in his squad despite concerns over his fitness.
Mar 13, 13:10
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Crystal Palace beat Middlesbrough to climb out of Premier League dropzone
Crystal Palace climb out of the Premier League relegation zone following a 1-0 win over Middlesbrough at Selhurst Park.
Feb 25, 16:58
Everton striker Romelu Lukaku celebrates with manager Ronald Koeman after scoring the opening goal in his side's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on September 30, 2016
Ronald Koeman: 'Romelu Lukaku will be fit for Sunderland clash'
Everton boss Ronald Koeman is confident that Romelu Lukaku will be available for next weekend's match with Sunderland despite missing their trip to Dubai through injury.
Feb 16, 13:36
Tom Davies in action for Everton on August 3, 2016
Team News: Tom Davies, Idrissa Gueye start for Everton at Middlesbrough
Tom Davies and Idrissa Gueye make the starting lineup as Everton visit Middlesbrough this afternoon.
Feb 11, 14:14
Eddie Howe looks downbeat during the FA Cup game between Millwall and Bournemouth on January 7, 2017
Eddie Howe keen to take positives from Everton thrashing
Eddie Howe calls on his Bournemouth players to replicate the fighting spirit shown in the second half against Everton in their next Premier League outings.
Feb 4, 20:47
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and Bournemouth on February 4, 2017
Romelu Lukaku: "Hard work pays off"
Everton forward Romelu Lukaku hails his side's "hard work" after he scores four in a 6-3 victory over Bournemouth.
Feb 4, 17:10
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and Bournemouth on February 4, 2017
Result: Romelu Lukaku hits four as Everton beat Bournemouth in nine-goal thriller
Everton prevail in a nine-goal thriller with Bournemouth as Romelu Lukaku nets four times in a 6-3 victory at Goodison Park.
Feb 4, 16:59
Ross Barkley in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Team News: Three changes for Everton
Ronald Koeman makes three changes as his Everton side welcome Bournemouth to Goodison Park.
Feb 4, 14:06
Lamine Kone in action for Sunderland on August 13, 2016
Everton to include James McCarthy in deal to sign Sunderland's Lamine Kone?
Everton are reportedly willing to give Sunderland James McCarthy and £10m cash for defender Lamine Kone.
Jan 18, 12:30
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park.
Jan 13, 23:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Everton forward Dominic Calvert-Lewin out for two months with ankle injury
Everton manager Ronald Koeman confirms that striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin has been ruled out for up to two months with an ankle injury.
Jan 5, 20:11
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Team News: Maarten Stekelenburg out for Everton
Maarten Stekelenburg misses out on Everton's trip to Leicester City this afternoon.
Dec 26, 14:12
Everton manager Ronald Koeman looks on during his side's 1-1 draw with Man City at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Ronald Koeman: 'It is a difficult time for Everton'
Everton manager Ronald Koeman admits that his side are going through a "difficult time", having won just two of their last 12 Premier League games.
Dec 22, 14:54
Everton midfielder James McCarthy in action during his side's pre-season clash with Espanyol at Goodison Park on August 6, 2016
James McCarthy out for up to three weeks
Everton boss Ronald Koeman reveals that James McCarthy is likely to miss up to three weeks with a hamstring injury, while Maarten Stekelenburg is a doubt for Boxing Day.
Dec 22, 14:37
Everton goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg in action during his side's 1-1 draw with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Everton to assess James McCarthy, Maarten Stekelenburg injuries
Everton boss Ronald Koeman reveals that James McCarthy and Maarten Stekelenburg are doubts to face Leicester on Boxing Day having picked up injuries against Liverpool.
Dec 20, 14:39



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2Manchester UnitedMan Utd16112336112535
3Chelsea17112431141735
4Burnley179441612431
5Liverpool1686234201430
6Arsenal1692530201029
7Tottenham HotspurSpurs1684428141428
8Leicester CityLeicester166552322123
9Watford176472629-322
10Everton165472029-919
11Southampton164661619-318
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield175391229-1718
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton164571421-717
14Bournemouth164481519-416
15Stoke CityStoke174491936-1716
16Newcastle UnitedNewcastle164391625-915
17Crystal Palace173591228-1614
18West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom162771222-1013
19West Ham UnitedWest Ham163491432-1813
20Swansea CitySwansea163310918-912
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