Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Yesterday, Everton U21s were knocked out of the Leasing.com Tournament following a 4-0 loss to Fleetwood Town. Onwards and upwards, Blues. Things will get better.
Jamie Carragher speaks the truth.
“I believe in the work, I believe in our players and I believe in our fans. I am here to do my best every single day, to get the right result, and if we get the right results then you can repair things. We cannot look for the next five games, we have to focus on the next one. We will focus on Leicester, nothing else. After the performance we had against Norwich, we have to react and react strong because it will take playing at a different level to get the points we want,” says Marco Silva. [The Guardian]
Everton youngster Korede Adedoyin isn’t having the most ideal loan season for Scottish side Hamilton Academical. [Echo]
Linked target Gabriel Barbosa looks set to sign for Flamengo. [Daily Mail]
Atkinson and Dean confirmed as referees for Merseyside Derby on Wednesday, December 4th. [Echo]
“It’s a job that in the future, as an Evertonian, you would like to take. I look at some of the people who have had the job, and I think that if I keep progressing and moving forward, it’s somewhere you’d hold dear to your heart. Although I never played there, I have great memories of watching as a kid,” says Joey Barton when asked about Everton managerial position. [Fleetwood Weekly News]
What To Watch
More UEFA Champions League Group Stage action on today’s slate, as well as plenty of Championship matches in store, too.
Full schedule of games here.