Your daily dose of Everton news and rumours
The gaffer has said scrapping the winter break and staging fewer games in December would reduce the demands on players as well as the competitive advantage richer clubs enjoy. [Yahoo]
BREAKING: #EFC are considering handing Jesse Lingard a #PL lifeline.— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 2, 2024
The relegation-threatened Toffees could offer Lingard a short-term deal until the end of the season.
- talkSPORT sources understand
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Everton are keen on recruiting Fulham midfielder Harrison Reed as they look to strengthen their squad this January. [Fourth Official]
Here is our predicted lineup for the FA Cup match against the Eagles. [RBM]
Some speculation that we will have breached profitability & sustainability rules for the period to June 2023. This is not the case. I am told we are compliant & have not breached the limit given we have re-stated the 2021/22 accounts (capitalising interest payments)— the esk (@theesk) January 2, 2024
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has provided an update on Michael Olise as his squad contend with seven injuries ahead of their FA Cup clash against Everton. [Echo]
Hearts captain Lawrence Shankland is apparently a striker target for Everton in the January window. Never mind that he's 28 and that the position is pretty well covered in the squad, LOL. [HITC]
Potential Everton owners 777 Partners have had one of their clubs, Standard Liege, hit with a temporary transfer ban relating to non-payment of fees for two players. [Echo]
An update from Mr. Drone on the Everton Stadium:
Everton could make their first January transfer move already after they made a £3million offer to sign Michy Batshuayi from Fenerbahce, per Turkish sources. [Twitter]
Everton’s fortunes have changed since _that_ missed penalty from Amadou Onana. Everton fans voice their opinions on the downturn of results. [Echo]
Reece Welch has returned to Everton after being recalled from his loan spell with Forest Green Rovers. [EFC]
Have your say by voting for Everton’s Goal of the Month for December. [EFC]
Everton boss Sean Dyche has admitted he is not expecting to conduct much business in the January transfer window, amid ownership and financial uncertainty at the club. [Daily Mail]
Everton could be in line for a (good) surprise financial boost this January, should a team decide to sign Antonee Robinson from Fulham. [Echo]
What to Watch
Just us. Everton take on Crystal Palace in the FA Cup at 8pm GMT.
Full schedule of games here.