Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
All the latest on Everton’s new stadium plans. [Echo]
Mason Holgate surprises life-long supporter.
“The club has given us the date of April 17 to come back to training. That seems to me maybe a little bit early. We are prepared to play until August if that is what is needed,” says Morgan Schneiderlin. [Mirror]
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“Liverpool will win the Premier League. Now, as you can imagine, I have Everton fans phoning me up saying: ‘The season has to be cancelled!’ And, of course, as an Evertonian and someone who played for Manchester United for 13 years, there’s a bit in me that thinks that would be good...But no. Liverpool have been fantastic. They have put so much work in. They deserve this title,” says Wayne Rooney. [Echo]
Watch this classic match against Norwich City from 1986.
Former Premier League midfielder Rafael van der Vaart has some harsh words about Everton. [Mirror]
Need some classic matches to hold you over during the break? Look no further than Footballia and Daily Mail.
Marouane Fellaini tests positive for coronavirus.
Dear friends, I have been tested for coronavirus and my test result is positive. Thanks to the fans, medical staff and the club for their care and attention. I will follow the treatment and hope to return to the game as soon as possible. Please everyone stay safe.❤️❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/xTczNLoz1w— Marouane Fellaini (@Fellaini) March 22, 2020
“If Barcelona come in with a massive bid for Richarlison, it will create a big question at the club. Do Everton want to be a team that are using the money from that transfer to rebuild a squad or do they want to be a team that is wanting players to come in? Do we want to be renowned as a team that is keeping the best players and getting stronger? I personally would want to see Richarlison stay,” says Leon Osman. [Daily Star]
Blues linked with 20-year-old Newcastle United midfielder Matty Longstaff. [TEAM talk]
“It looks like there will be a lot of activity in the summer. It’s a difficult time, but, slowly but surely, he [Ancelotti] will get there and next season I would be very surprised if we go to Chelsea and lose 4-0,” says Blues great Graeme Sharp. [Echo]
Everton linked with 30-year-old Italian striker Ciro Immobile, who was on the verge of breaking some goalscoring records for Lazio just before the season got suspended. [90 Min]
What To Watch
Some Australian League action on today.
Full schedule of games here.