Already with two losses just three games into his short loan spell, Landon Donovan’s return to Everton hasn’t yet brought the kind of immediate success fans were hoping for. With this sour start in mind, perhaps it would be wise to consider the past and revel in Donovan's delights gone by.
To be fair, the man can only be expected to do so much on a side with this many offensive inadequacies. The 29-year-old American has shown flashes of the form that won him many Evertonian hearts back in 2010, but the crowd is still calling out for more.
While we wait for St. Landon to bless the team with his creativity, passion and hopefully goal-scoring ability, let us ruminate on his top 10 moments in Everton blue.
To set the mood, I ask each reader to play your favorite rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner” in the background.
Everyone got one? Alright, let’s begin, keeping in mind that this list is in chronological order. I leave the comments section for the lot of you to judge which particular moment was your favorite.