Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Today, you can watch Marco Silva’s pre-Brighton & Hove Albion presser live on Everton’s Youtube Channel here. Fingers crossed for a positive Yerry Mina fitness update as it was reported by Sky Sports that the Colombian missed training yesterday.
In honor of Tim Howard’s retirement, remember when he scored this end-to-end wind-assisted goal?
“At 16 he’d [Lukaku] already scored with Anderlecht, then at Everton he was important, getting used to the physicality of the Premier League. At that point, always putting the team ahead of himself, he matured,” says former Everton manager Roberto Martínez on Romelu Lukaku’s time with the Blues. [Echo]
Everton reportedly had an offer on the table for Ajax star Hakim Ziyech this past summer. [Sport Witness]
“I do not rule out anything. But I’m almost 50 and not a dreamer. If (a departure) comes - or does not come - I’m totally happy and happy with Ajax, even though I know that I will not be a coach here for 10 years,” says rumoured managerial candidate Erik ten Hag. [HITC]
Everton youngster Nathan Broadhead talks about the support from Marco Silva and his time on loan at Burton Albion. [Echo]
Everton linked with French youngster Isaac Lihadji. [Inside Futbol]
Yerry Mina named in EA Sports FIFA Team of the Week.
What To Watch
Plenty of UEFA Europa League action on today, as well as some more Major League Soccer Playoff matchups.
Full schedule of games here.