After his dragging at half-time against Sunderland last night, the Everton fans in the Transfer Tavern have been discussing the future of Ross Barkley.
An academy graduate, the 22-year-old is the darling of Goodison Park, though his progress has seemingly stalled in recent months.
Despite a good showing at the start of this season, he was dropped from the England squad by Sam Allardyce and subbed at the interval last night.
So, reports from Squawka claiming he was in no rush to sign a new deal has shocked the Toffees in the Tavern.
Under contract until 2018, the Merseyside outfit are believed to be desperate to tie him down to a new long-term deal with the club.
More performances like his one against the Black Cats won’t do him much good, though the Everton fans in this evening are worried nonetheless.
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