“What is the point anymore?” That certainly seems to be the mindset of many of Everton’s players right now. Getting beat is one thing. That’s going to happen. But to just look pathetic and uninterested in the process? That’s unforgivable. Evertonians won’t tolerate it. There’s support, and then there’s banging your head against the wall. Continuing to blindly support this crew is the latter.
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Man of the Match and Player Grades Poll for Everton at Southampton
Grade the Everton players and manager on their performance.
Friday’s Toffee Bites
Everton Verdict: This is a relegation battle, pure and simple - Liverpool Echo
Farhad Moshiri must rescue this sinking ship before it drowns.
Wayne Rooney is a symbol of the strife at Everton - Mirror Online
The former England skipper was described in the Italian media as 'a walking monument' after the defeat to Atalanta.
Skipper Says Blues 'Have No Excuses' - EvertonFC.com
“There’s no excuses for the way we performed,” was the blunt assessment from Phil Jagielka after Everton’s 4-1 defeat at Southampton.
Sigurdsson: Saints Defeat Tough To Take - EvertonFC.com
Gylfi Sigurdsson says Everton’s defeat by Southampton is “difficult to take” and insists the Toffees are “determined” to turn around their form.
Unsworth: Massive Week Ahead To Sort Tough Situation - EvertonFC.com
David Unsworth called on his Everton team to respond from the ‘tough situation’ they find themselves in and prepare for “a massive week for the Club”.
THE EVERTON SHOW: SEASON 3, EPISODE 14 - YouTube
Defender Jonjoe Kenny and Under-18s coach Paul Tait.
Southampton 4-1 Everton | We Are Going Down - YouTube
Toffee TV chimes in about the dysfunction at Everton.
What and How to Watch
La Liga: Espanyol vs Getafe, 3 p.m. ET, fuboTV
Serie A: Atalanta vs Benevento, 2:45 p.m. ET, beIN Sports
Championship: Queens Park Rangers vs Brentford, 2:45 p.m. ET, ESPN3
NFL: Texans at Ravens, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
NBA: Mavericks at Spurs, 8:30 p.m. ET, NBA TV