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Should Sean Dyche’s Toffees beat Crystal Palace in the third round replay on Wednesday 17 January (7.45pm GMT), they will host League One side Bolton Wanderers or fellow top-flight club Luton Town over the weekend of 27 and 28 January. [RBM]
Michael Ball tackles the big issues at Goodison Park following Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s sending off at Crystal Palace:
The laws of the game and a literal interpretation of them at times don’t help the referees but some decisions like the Calvert-Lewin sending off, if that’s a red card then you’re going shut a lot of people off from watching football. You’ve got to be very careful because it’s just going to turn so many people away from the game. [Echo]
Amadou Onana is a reported target for Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal, but they would have to pay a premium. [Echo]
There is the potential for a reported player swap deal involving Manchester United’s Scott McTominay and Everton’s Amadou Onana. [EPL Index]
Everton Under-18s goalkeeper Seb Jensen is learning a different side to the game while on loan at Sandbach United. [EFC]
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