James McCarthy

Born: November 12, 1990 (age 25)

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 413 articles about James McCarthy. Articles 1 to 40:
Anthony Martial celebrates his last-minute winner during the FA Cup semi-final between Everton and Manchester United on April 23, 2016
Result: Late Anthony Martial strike wins thrilling FA Cup tie for Manchester United
Manchester United beat Everton 2-1 at Wembley in the semi-final of the FA Cup, courtesy of a late Anthony Martial strike.
Apr 23, 19:07
Jurgen Norbert Klopp knows where his loyalties lie during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Everton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Jurgen Klopp's first Merseyside derby as Liverpool welcome local rivals Everton to Anfield.
Apr 19, 16:19
Roberto Martinez looks on prior to the FA Cup fifth-round match between Bournemouth and Everton on February 20, 2016
Team News: Six changes for Everton
Under-pressure Roberto Martinez makes six changes to his Everton side for the visit of Southampton.
Apr 16, 14:07
Romelu Lukaku heads in Everton's opener against Southampton on August 15, 2015
Preview: Everton vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Premier League match between Everton and Southampton at Goodison Park.
Apr 15, 13:52
West Bromwich Albion's Welsh Head Coach Tony Pulis gestures from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, north west England, on November 7, 20
Preview: West Bromwich Albion vs. Watford
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between West Bromwich Albion and Watford at The Hawthorns.
Apr 15, 13:49
Roberto Martinez watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and West Ham United on March 5, 2016
Roberto Martinez satisfied with Everton's draw at Crystal Palace
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says that he was satisfied with his side's goalless draw at Crystal Palace on Wednesday night.
Apr 14, 11:23
Seamus Coleman in action for Everton on November 22, 2014
Everton's Seamus Coleman: 'James McCarthy unfortunate to be sent off'
Seamus Coleman says that James McCarthy was "unfortunate" to be sent off in Everton's goalless draw with Crystal Palace on Wednesday.
Apr 13, 22:16
Big boy Ross Barkley in action during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Everton on April 13, 2016
Result: Crystal Palace, Everton fail to break deadlock at Selhurst Park
Crystal Palace and Everton fail to convert goalscoring chances as they record a goalless draw at Selhurst Park.
Apr 13, 21:52
Big boy Ross Barkley in action during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Everton on April 13, 2016
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 0-0 Everton - as it happened
Relive the goalless draw between Crystal Palace and Everton at Selhurst Park with our live text updates.
Apr 13, 19:00
Roberto Martinez watches on during the Premier League game between Watford and Everton on April 9, 2016
Everton boss Roberto Martinez: 'We worked really hard for draw'
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says that his team worked "really hard" to earn a 1-1 draw with Watford.
Apr 9, 17:43
Craig Cathcart and James McCarthy in action during the Premier League game between Watford and Everton on April 9, 2016
Result: Watford, Everton take share of spoils at Vicarage Road
Watford and Everton take home a point following a 1-1 draw at Vicarage Road.
Apr 9, 16:54
Etienne Capoue chases down the beastly Ross Barkley during the Premier League game between Watford and Everton on April 9, 2016
Live Commentary: Watford 1-1 Everton - as it happened
Follow Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Premier League match between Watford and Everton at Vicarage Road.
Apr 9, 14:00
Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring the winner during the Premier League game between Everton and West Ham United on March 5, 2016
Result: West Ham United fight from 2-0 down to punish ten-man Everton
West Ham United fight back from 2-0 down to beat ten-man Everton 3-2 at Goodison Park.
Mar 5, 16:56
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring Everton's second goal in the FA Cup fifth-round match against Bournemouth on February 20, 2016
Result: Ross Barkley, Romelu Lukaku goals send Everton through to FA Cup quarter-finals
Everton see off Bournemouth 2-0 at the Vitality Stadium to secure their passage into round six of the FA Cup.
Feb 20, 19:08
Everton manager Roberto Martinez and West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis during a Premier League match on January 19, 2015
West Brom boss Tony Pulis accuses Everton's Roberto Martinez of "sour grapes"
West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis expresses his disappointment in Roberto Martinez after the Everton boss claimed that Saido Berahino should have been sent off.
Feb 19, 15:57
Salomon Rondon scores the opener during the Premier League game between Everton and West Bromwich Albion on February 13, 2016
Result: Salomon Rondon goal enough to see off Everton
An early goal from Salomon Rondon earns West Bromwich Albion a 1-0 win away at Everton.
Feb 13, 16:56
Roberto Martinez manager of Everton looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on October 17, 2015
Everton manager Roberto Martinez: "We are not underachieving"
Under-fire Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident that the club is "not underachieving" in the wake of some supporters' calls for his head.
Jan 29, 10:16
Everton's Argentinian defender Ramiro Funes Mori celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Team News: Two changes for Everton
Ramiro Funes Mori and Gerard Deulofeu come into the Everton side to face Swansea City.
Jan 24, 12:33
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero slices his shot wide during the League Cup semi-final first leg against Everton at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Everton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Wednesday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Everton at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 11, 21:05
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (R) skips past Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart to score but the goal is ruled offside during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park in Liverpool
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park.
Jan 5, 21:14
Phil Jagielka of Everton leaves the pitch after picking up injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on October 24, 2015 in London, England.
Roberto Martinez: 'Phil Jagielka not yet ready to play 90 minutes'
Everton manager Roberto Martinez hints that Phil Jagielka will not start the League Cup semi-final against Manchester City, but is nearing full fitness.
Jan 5, 13:23
Phil Jagielka of Everton in action during a pre season friendly match between Heart of Midlothian and Everton FC at Tynecastle Stadium on July 26, 2015
Team News: Phil Jagielka returns to Everton squad against Tottenham Hotspur
Phil Jagielka returns to the Everton matchday squad for the first time in over two months in Sunday's Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur.
Jan 3, 15:03
John Stones (1st L) and Romelu Lukaku (2nd L) of Everton face off with Jan Vertonghen (3rd L), Eric Dier (2nd R) and Toby Alderweireld (1st R) of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at White Har
Preview: Everton vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunday's Premier League showdown between free-scoring Everton and high-flying Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park.
Jan 1, 20:55
Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates scoring Stoke's second against Everton on December 28, 2015
Result: Stoke City strike late to steal seven-goal thriller
Marko Arnautovic scores a 91st-minute penalty to hand Stoke City a dramatic 4-3 victory over Everton in an action-packed match at Goodison Park.
Dec 28, 16:54
Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates scoring Stoke's opener against Everton on December 28, 2015
Half-Time Report: Xherdan Shaqiri puts Stoke City in front at Everton
Two goals from Xherdan Shaqiri give Stoke City a 2-1 half-time lead away at Everton.
Dec 28, 15:52
Everton's Spanish manager Roberto Martinez ahead of the English Premier League football match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park in Liverpool north west England on October 4, 2015.
Team News: Everton make four changes for Stoke City visit
Roberto Martinez makes four changes for his Everton side as they welcome an unchanged Stoke.
Dec 28, 14:10
Newcastle United's Spanish striker Ayoze Perez (R) shoots to score their second goal during the English Premier League football match against Everton on December 28, 2014
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Everton
Sports Mole provides the lowdown ahead of the Boxing Day Premier League match between Newcastle United and Everton.
Dec 24, 12:16
Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez celebrates after he scored his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Leicester City at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales on December 5, 2015
Preview: Everton vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League clash between Everton and leaders Leicester City at Goodison Park.
Dec 18, 15:04
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Everton
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both sides ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Norwich City and Everton.
Dec 11, 18:54
Arouna Kone of Everton in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester City on August 23, 2015
Team News: Tom Cleverley starts for Everton
Arouna Kone is given a starting role in the Everton side against Crystal Palace at Goodison Park.
Dec 7, 19:04
Gerard Deulofeu of Everton celebrates his goal during the Capital One Cup Quarter Final match between Middlesbrough v Everton at The Riverside Stadium on December 01, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Gerard Deulofeu: 'Everton's mix of youth and experience is amazing'
Gerard Deulofeu praises Everton's mix of youth and experience as "amazing".
Dec 5, 08:49
Gerard Deulofeu of Everton celebrates his goal during the Capital One Cup Quarter Final match between Middlesbrough v Everton at The Riverside Stadium on December 01, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Preview: Everton vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter between Everton and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park.
Dec 4, 16:30
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Team News: Romelu Lukaku, Ross Barkley start for Everton
Everton name a strong starting XI for their League Cup quarter-final away at Championship side Middlesbrough.
Dec 1, 18:49
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews the League Cup quarter-final tie between Everton and Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium.
Nov 30, 16:02
Dimitri Payet of West Ham United celebrates scoring his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
West Ham United's Dimitri Payet relieved to avoid ankle surgery
West Ham United midfielder Dimitri Payet admits he is relieved that he does not require surgery on his ankle.
Nov 18, 12:13
Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring for West Ham United against Newcastle on September 14, 2015
West Ham United's Dimitri Payet: 'I will come back stronger from injury'
West Ham United midfielder Dimitri Payet insists that he will return "stronger" after being ruled out for around three months with an ankle injury.
Nov 10, 16:04
Dimitri Payet of West Ham United celebrates scoring his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Dimitri Payet ruled out for three months with ankle injury
West Ham United reveal that French midfielder Dimitri Payet will miss the next three months of the season with an ankle injury.
Nov 9, 17:51
Slaven Bilic manager of West Ham United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at Boleyn Ground on November 7, 2015 in London, England.
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic sweating over injuries
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic says that he is yet to learn whether Dimitri Payet and Enner Valencia face injury layoffs.
Nov 7, 18:10
Manuel Lanzini (1st R) of West Ham United scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at Boleyn Ground on November 7, 2015 in London, England.
Match Analysis: West Ham United 1-1 Everton
Sports Mole looks back over the action that unfolded in the 1-1 draw between West Ham United and Everton at Upton Park.
Nov 7, 17:31
Arouna Kone of Everton celebrates scoring his side's fifth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on November 1, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Result: Arouna Kone hat-trick leads Everton to win over Sunderland
Arouna Kone scores a hat-trick as Everton cruise to a 6-2 win over Sunderland in the Premier League at Goodison Park.
Nov 1, 15:25
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516