What The Papers Say - 14 September

The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton. 

Nikola Vlasic’s interview with evertonfc.com features in Thursday’s newspapers.

The young Croatian says he is “really looking forward” to his first taste of the Europa League group stage with the Blues.

Manager Ronald Koeman has demanded an “aggressive reaction” when his side faces Atalanta at the Mapei Stadium this evening.

Meanwhile, Davy Klaassen, who attended Wednesday evening’s pre-match press conference alongside Koeman, says he hopes to ease the pain of losing last year’s Europa League final by tasting success with Everton this year.

The Liverpool Echo claims Wayne Rooney will start against Atalanta.

Atalanta manager Gian Piero Gasperini is in confident mood ahead of the clash, explaining his team carries “a lot of enthusiasm” going into the game.

And finally, Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has confirmed Phil Jones and Eric Bailly will be paired at centre-back when Everton visit Old Trafford on Sunday.

Click the items below to navigate to each article.

wakeletPowered by Wakelet

wakelet Powered by Wakelet

Related Tags


Official Member, Season Ticket Holder or Lounge Member? 

Login then click HERE to check out the latest exclusive content, including The Everton Show Extra, Everton Podcast and The Ambassador Show.


View More
  • Allardyce's Injury Update
  • Big Dunc Key In Calvert-Lewin Development
  • Happy Birthday, Dominic Calvert-Lewin!
  • Goodison Days Out Just The Ticket For Debra
  • ‘Every Step, It Felt Like An Evertonian Was Lifting Me’
  • WATCH: Getting Blues Back To Fitness