Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
“Everyone gets stick. Some get a lot more praise than others. That’s part of being an England player. You have to live with it, you’ve got to learn. Everyone hates you, for some reason. I just get on with it. I know what I am capable of and I know what I am good at. Yeah, it hurts,” says Jordan Pickford on criticism. [RBM]
Watch behind-the-scenes footage from Saturday’s win against Crystal Palace.
It looks like Sheffield United keeper Dean Henderson has his eyes set on Pickford’s number one spot for England. [Echo]
“I want to play and I need to play to get into the Danish squad for the Euros. I was looking around and when Huddersfield came and told me about this option it was the perfect fit for me,” says Jonas Lössl. [Examiner Live]
Everton U23s defeat Plymouth Argyle U23s 4-0. [EFC]
The Blues may be without Richarlison for a portion of the summer as Brazil qualify for 2020 Summer Olympics. [Echo]
“I am very, very happy. I’m enjoying my football and I feel like I have got the confidence of my team-mates. Results-wise we are getting there, we had a difficult period a couple of months ago, but things are improving. It’s a great team to play for, and the fans are absolutely excellent. They are top fans,” says Djibril Sidibé. [Echo]
Young Portuguese talent has been flooding Europe, and Everton have been linked to a number of those players too; here’s why. [Wall St Journal]
What To Watch
Some Coupe de France and Championship action on today.
Full schedule of games here.