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Anthony Gordon scores brace in England Under-21 debut in a 3-1 win over Czech Republic. [EFC]
Yerry Mina is BACK in training! [EFC]
“Rome was not built in one day. The most important thing is to close that gap between ourselves and the top teams. We must be patient and calm. That is very important. There is talent [here] but we need to find the best system that the players will be most confident in for the next games. That is the challenge. There is a saying, ‘I never lose - either I win or I learn’...That is the philosophy in this current situation,” says Everton Women’s manager Jean-Luc Vasseur. [EFC]
Blues linked with shock Ross Barkley reunion. [TEAMtalk]
Club captain Seamus Coleman plays full 90 in Ireland’s 0-0 draw against Portugal.
STARTING XI | Ireland v Portugal— FAIreland ⚽️ (@FAIreland) November 11, 2021
Captain Seamus Coleman returns to the starting XI to replace Andrew Omobamidele
Callum Robinson supported by Jamie McGrath and Chiedozie Ogbene in attack #COYBIG | #WeAreOne | #IRLPOR pic.twitter.com/25DMcDWmSQ
“My chances to go forward depend more on the situation in the game than previously. The manager asked me to be more of a defender this season, to stay back a bit more and keep a better balance for the team. Then, sometimes, I can drive forwards, but only when it is right for the team. My first job is to defend, I am a left-back. If the manager asked me to defend 99 percent of the time, I would defend 99 percent of the time. If what you are being asked to do is for the good of the team, that is it, the end of the discussion. You do the job the manager wants,” says Lucas Digne. [EFC]
Read up on the latest details of the Premier League’s schedule with the World Cup taking place next year. [Echo]
Everton’s director of medical services departs. Best of luck with everything, Dan!
Too many life long friends to mention. You know who you are. I have been inspired by all of you time after time. My spirit will never be the same. What an incredible privilege to have been a custodian of this great club for so long. Separated by distance but never heart.— Dan Donachie (@donachie_dan) November 11, 2021
What To Watch
Plenty of World Cup Qualifiers on today.
Full schedule of games worldwide here.