Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
Everton defeat Sheffield United 1-0. Here’s how it happened. [RBM]
Grade the players (and manager) from the win. [RBM]
Watch the highlights below.
“It was a tough game. They are physical, and we had to play a different system to a few of the teams in the league, so it was tough to handle at times but I thought we defended really well. We defended the crosses well. The centre-backs headed everything, so it’s nice to get the three points but even more pleasing to get the clean sheet,” says Gylfi Sigurdsson. [EFC]
First #PL start: ✅— Everton (@Everton) July 20, 2020
Three points: ✅
Clean sheet: ✅@eToro Man of the Match: ✅
Ancelotti had some positive words for the youngster.
Confident ✅— Amazon Prime Video Sport (@primevideosport) July 20, 2020
Never loses control ✅
Carlo Ancelotti enjoyed the impact of 18-year-old @Jarradbranthwa1 on @Everton #PLonPrime #SHUEVE pic.twitter.com/BYHAVbOonl
Blues continue to be linked with 23-year-old winger Cengiz Ünder. [Football Italia]
Richarlison scored his 15th goal of the season - level as Everton's top scorer with Dominic Calvert-Lewin.— Sky Sports Statto (@SkySportsStatto) July 20, 2020
First time since 1986-87 @Everton have had 2 or more players score 15+ goals in a season.
Everton's top scorers 1986-87;
Adrian Heath 16
Kevin Sheedy 16
Trevor Steven 16 pic.twitter.com/WqJm4T6xes
“About his [Højbjerg’s] future, he knows that there is some interest and hopefully, yeah, a club that wants him really shows that they want him. If not, he stays with us,” says Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhüttl. [Yahoo! Sports]
What To Watch
Some Premier League and Serie A action on today’s slate.
Full schedule of games here.