Everton fans here in the Tavern are hoping their side can challenge for a European spot next season, as a major overhaul is likely to take place at Goodison Park in the summer.
The Toffees have been extremely inconsistent since Sam Allardyce was appointed back in November, as they currently find themselves floating around mid-table in the Premier League. Although, their last outing at Turf Moor was certainly a game that many of our local Evertonians have tried hard to forget, after seeing a one goal lead turn into a 2-1 defeat against Sean Dyche’s Burnley.
However, Everton welcome Brighton and Hove Albion to Goodison Park for today’s Premier League encounter, in what could turn out to be a second successive defeat for the Toffees. Indeed, the Seagulls are currently on a run of seven games unbeaten in all competitions, as one of the form sides in the top-flight.
Therefore, Sam Allardyce will have to rally his troops in order to get anything out of today’s fixture, after witnessing Brighton’s heroics in a 2-1 victory over Arsenal last weekend. So, here’s a look at TWO players that the Everton chief surely cannot start against the Seagulls today…