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“Honestly we did not deserve to lose. The result was fair for us because the effort and the spirit of the team in the second half was really, really good. What can I say, I am really proud of my team. The spirit is really good. We have a good run in this moment. We have to keep this spirit high,” says Ancelotti. [RBM]
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“I was just waiting for a little nick [for the free-kick that led to his equaliser]. I knew I wasn’t going to get the first contact so it was just about being ready for the second one. Once it hit me in the stomach I knew I could get there before the keeper,” says Calvert-Lewin. [EFC]
The Royal Blue Mersey team has their say on Everton’s January transfer business. [RBM]
Here’s to 100 more, Richy!
Everton Women draw 1-1 against Birmingham City. [EFC]
“At Everton, I should have made a better decision. To stay, I had to go down in wage. I told [my agent]: ‘No way I’m doing that.’ Looking back, I should have. Things might have been much better...Madrid was the time I most enjoyed but at Everton I was at my best,” says former Everton winger Royston Drenthe. [The Guardian]
Anthony Gordon is making quite the impression for Preston North End. [Deepdale Digest]
What To Watch
Leeds United face Crystal Palace.
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