Everton are looking to bounce back from a heartbreaking defeat against Liverpool in Sunday’s Merseyside derby when they host Newcastle United this evening.
The Toffees’ defeat at Anfield was only their second in their last eight matches and a return to winning ways is being eyed with crucial challenges against Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur right around the corner.
With an array of fixtures over the course of the busy festive season, the depth of Everton’s squad will be tested and some fans are anticipating a change for tonight’s clash as they believe Ademola Lookman will start.
The talented youngster has found himself behind Theo Walcott in the Toffees’ pecking order this season but the former Arsenal man has been continuously criticised for poor performances, including his showing against Liverpool.
Marco Silva hinted at the change ahead of the game after Lookman’s impressive cameo against the Reds, while also revealing he did not start that game as he was not 100% fit. We have gathered some of the reactions to the comments below.
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