Luis Boa Morte has been appointed assistant manager at Everton, the club have announced.
What the papers say Real Madrid are keen on signing Tottenham and Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen but the Champions League finalists will be looking for bids north of £130million, according to the Daily Mirror. Eriksen only has a year left on his contract but Spurs chairman Daniel Levy is holding out for a big fee.
Everton defender Phil Jagielka has announced his departure from the club.
Marco Silva hailed the professionalism of Everton captain Phil Jagielka amid speculation the veteran centre-half could leave the club in the summer.
Marco Silva refused to discuss Phil Jagielka’s future at Everton as he insisted the club captain’s late cameo in the 2-0 victory over Burnley was not for sentimental reasons.
Ryan Babel has impressed for Fulham since signing a short-term deal in January but the experienced forward is disappointed his impact has not staved off relegation from the Premier League.
Marco Silva takes comfort from a rotating cast of centre-halves helping Everton to three consecutive clean sheets.
Kurt Zouma is happy at Everton but admits he will not consider his long-term future until the end of the season.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery insists he is not concerned about their away form despite one win since late November.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery is remaining positive about their top-four hopes after insisting their destiny remains in their own hands despite a 1-0 defeat at Everton.
Club captain Phil Jagielka – who was not even in the team 30 minutes before kick-off – was Everton’s unlikely match-winner as his first goal in almost two years dented Arsenal’s top-four hopes.