Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Everton will have to pick up the pace (and fast) before a busy stretch of games. [RBM]
“All the players will be involved. I haven’t rotated the players a lot when we had only one game a week. But the fact we have a game every three days, I am going to rotate the players, as I did in the first period of the season when we played a lot of games and won all the games,” says Ancelotti. [EFC]
Everton take part in their annual Alder Hey visit (virtually). [EFC]
Relive this Chelsea classic before the match tomorrow.
Bill Kenwright donates his Goodison Director’s Box seats to hopeful supporters. [EFC]
“He [Coleman] is back, he started to train, partially, with the team today [Thursday]. He feels good, I don’t think he will be available for the game against Chelsea but for the next game against Leicester, he will be available,” says Ancelotti. [EFC]
Everton reportedly are interested in bringing Iranian legend Ali Daei to the club in an unspecified role. [Sport Witness via Kicker]
David Unsworth has spoken very highly of Leighton Baines in his new position so far. [Echo]
“I’ve enjoyed it all. It is unbelievable to be able to learn from this manager [Ancelotti]. I am so appreciative of the opportunity. Believe me, everyone here is desperate to achieve something and we are working hard to do something we can all be proud of at this football club,” says Ben Godfrey. [The Guardian]
Rumoured target Isco is reportedly looking for a challenge in a new league according to this father and agent Paco Alarcón. [Be Soccer via El Larguero]
What To Watch
Leeds United face West Ham United.
Full schedule of games here.