Kick-off was scheduled for 3:
Early life[ edit ] Cahill was born in Sydney to an English father of Irish descent and a Samoan mother. He was encouraged to play football as a child, although he grew up in a rugby league -playing family.
He is the brother of Samoan footballer and former Samoa captain, Chris Cahill. He lived in Grays, Essex with family until he was signed by Millwall on a free transfer from Sydney United.
He also reached two play-off semi-finals with Millwall in and Cahill was a central part of Millwall's run to the FA Cup Finaltheir first appearance in the showpiece in club history, scoring the winning goal in the semi-final against Sunderlandand securing a UEFA Cup place in the process.
Cahill polled overvotes to win the FA Cup "Player of the Round" award for his performance during the semi-final victory.
Cahill made overall appearances for The Lions, scoring 56 goals in the process. Tim Cahill playing for Everton on 15 December He scored the winner in the replay at Goodison Parkbut chose not to celebrate his winning goal, stating, "I decided not to go mad and just pay my respects to the club that gave me my start in the game.
To celebrate would have been a kick in the teeth, it is all about respect. He missed much of the —07 season with injuries to his knee and foot, but signed a five-year contract extension at the season's end.
His th league appearance for Everton came in a 1—1 draw against Sunderland. In this role he scored a late equaliser in the Merseyside Derby becoming the first player since Dixie Dean to score for Everton in three Anfield derbies.
Everton fans have given him the nickname " Tiny Tim " after the Charles Dickens character because he is slightly short and slim. The celebration, where Cahill pretends to trade punches with the corner flag while putting the Everton badge between his teeth, was first seen in the —06 season.
On 2 MarchCahill controversially celebrated his goal in the 3—1 home victory of Portsmouth by crossing his wrists as if he had been handcuffed. This was in reference to the recent jailing of his brother, Sean; Cahill later apologised for the gesture.
Three days later against BlackburnCahill scored a 90th-minute winner, to give Everton a 3—2 victory. Taking his tally to 10 goals that season. Cahill made his th appearance for Everton on 25 April in a 2—1 against Fulham and signed a new four-year contract the following month.
Following his participation in the Asian Cup, Cahill had the longest goal drought in his career. He scored his last league goal in December away to Manchester City and went the whole of without finding the net. After eight years with Everton, Cahill thanked the club and fans saying, "I want to thank everyone at Everton, from the club to tremendous supporters.
It has been a privilege to be an Everton player for the past eight years and it was a very difficult decision to leave.
I will always support Everton and I wish the club the best of luck in the future. On 19 May Cahill scored a goal which turned out to be the winner in the 91st minute against the Los Angeles Galaxy in a 1—0 win.
Despite Cahill opening the scoring in the 26th minute to level the tie, the Red Bulls bowed out with a 2—2 draw in Massachusetts, losing 4—3 on aggregate. On 16 FebruaryCahill announced on social media that he had terminated his contract with Shanghai by mutual agreement upon being told that he was not part of new coach Gregorio Manzano 's plans for the Chinese Super League season.
On 14 Julyhe had his contract terminated by mutual consent.The Great Goals annual list of the top youngsters in world football is now in its fifth year.
(See the Great youngsters list here.)There is one rule for this top youngsters run.
Goodison Mother The Great Stones Got To Move Project The Rolling Stones In , based on a Muddy Waters song, The Rolling Stones was formed. The band’s first performance ever was Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Ian Stewart, and Dick Taylor.
The Toffees' manager was quietly indignant at the way his Stamford Bridge counterpart tried to tap up brilliant young defender John Stones in a summer-long campaign to prise him out of Goodison.
Murder of Rhys Jones. Rhys Milford Jones (27 September Jones' mother rushed to the scene when she heard what had happened. By the time she had reached him, he was unconscious. meaning that officers could disperse groups and move people away from the area.
Thorgan Hazard reveals bet with his brother Eden: "There has been a kind of competition between us for years.
If you score the fewest goals, you have to invite the other to dinner at the end of the season. The Colombia international centre-back was one of the World Cup’s standout performers and moves to Goodison Park after being part of Barcelona’s League and Cup-winning side last season.
Mina, who has 15 caps for his country, was also a League winner with Palmeiras in Brazil in