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Wednesday’s Toffee Bites: Everton’s squad has an age problem

In today’s links: DCL’s relationship with Unsworth, U21s lose, and Baningime’s future

Everton FC v Apollon Limassol - UEFA Europa League Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Can you believe it’s already November? Where do the days go? For Everton, it already feels like time is running short, despite most of the season being in front of them. Things are still packed tight at the bottom of the table, but the Blues need to pick up some points over this next stretch of games if they want to avoid a real relegation fight. Fingers crossed.

In case you missed it

David Unsworth failed to learn from Ronald Koeman’s mistakes
The interim manager proved why he should only be that — interim.

Everton set to try and make Sean Dyche new manager within 24 hours
The 46 year old Burnley man is in the crosshairs.

On-loan Everton youngster looking to break in with United States national team
The Yanks’ left back situation is pretty dire.

Wednesday’s Toffee Bites

Calvert-Lewin Picturing More Success With 'Honest' Unsworth - EvertonFC.com
There cannot be many footballers with a picture of their manager on display at home.

U21s bow out of Checkatrade Trophy - EvertonFC.com
Everton were knocked out of the Checkatrade Trophy on Tuesday night following a 1-0 defeat at Mansfield Town.

Baningime focused on Everton despite interest over future - Liverpool Echo
Baningime was born in Congolese capital Kinshaha but has been with the Everton Academy for the past 10 years.

Feeney called up to Everton first-team squad to face Lyon - Liverpool Echo
The 18-year-old has been impressive for the Blues' U23s.

Are Everton FC's players too young or too old? - Daily Post
There's a lot of youth and experience in the side but not much in between.

Meet Demonic Calvert-Lewin and Morgue-an Schneiderlin - Liverpool Echo
Spooky variations of Blues players' names. Cool?

Leicester players given simple message before Everton game - Leicester Mercury
Manager Claude Puel told his team to go out and play with belief, confidence and a freedom.

What and How to Watch

Champions League: Besiktas vs Monaco, 1 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Porto vs Red Bulls Leipzig, 3:45 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Borussia Dortmund vs APOEL, 3:45 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Napoli vs Manchester City, 3:45 p.m. ET, fuboTV
Shakhtar Donetsk vs Feyenoord, 3:45 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Tottenham Hotspur vs Real Madrid, 3:45 p.m. ET, fuboTV
Liverpool vs Maribor, 3:45 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Sevilla vs Spartak Moscow, 3:45 p.m. ET, ESPN3
Liga MX: Atlas vs Tigres UANL, 11 p.m. ET
Championship: Birmingham City vs Brentford, 3:45 p.m. ET
Preston North End vs Aston Villa, 3:45 p.m. ET

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