Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
There’s always a couple of slow news days during the first few days of the international break before the games get underway. That’s also a good time for a bunch of interviews, so here’s some from the last couple of days.
Jordan Pickford insists Everton are working out the issues with zonal marking on setpieces. [RBM]
Forward Dominic Calvert-Lewin says the youngsters on the squad are relishing Marco Silva’s high intensity approach. [EFC]
Despite Gareth Southgate’s lament about the lack of youth getting playing minutes, that is not the case at Everton. [EFC]
Morgan Schneiderlin looks revitalized under Silva, and compared him to another manager he knows closely. [Liverpool Echo]
The latest episode of ‘Backstage Blues’ looks at the lead-up to the weekend game.
What To Watch
With the international break upon us, most clubs aren’t playing while we wait for the latest round of internationals to start, usually after Wednesday.