Everton fans here in the Tavern are extremely pleased as they head into the international break, with plenty of momentum being built up ahead of the last seven games of the season.
The Toffees have had a season to forget in many respects after producing one of their worst starts to a Premier League campaign, as many of our local Evertonians believed that the club were heading for the Championship. Although, appointing Sam Allardyce as Ronald Koeman’s successor has turned out to be a smart move, as Everton are now sitting pretty in mid-table.
However, many of their problems so far this season have been caused by defensive issues, as the likes of Ashley Williams, Cuco Martina and Michael Keane have struggled to grind out performances. So, it appears that the Blues are looking to bring in one of Manchester United’s wasted talents, as Luke Shaw is being linked with a move to Goodison Park in the summer.
Although, this doesn’t look to be a smart decision for the club moving forward, as the Englishman has struggled for minutes so far this season at United and is always liable to sustaining an injury. So, here’s a look at TWO promising defenders that Everton should look to sign instead…