What The Papers Say - 15 August
Mirallas, Jagielka and Martinez all in Thursday's newspapers.
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton.
Thursday’s Liverpool Echo features plenty of Everton content with the newspaper producing their special supplement ahead of the new season.
Inside the pull-out, Phil Jagielka has been discussing his new role as Club captain and Kevin Mirallas has revealed his excitement at the way in which Everton will try to entertain with their new stylish brand of football. Gerard Deulofeu has also been profiled by Spanish journalist David Ruiz.
On the back page of the Echo, manager Roberto Martinez explains that he won’t be rushed into making any purchases in the final weeks of the transfer window.
Inside the sports section, new Everton Director of Communications Alan Myers has been speaking about his position at the football club and how he will be liaising closely with supporters when it comes to the process of selecting the new Club crest.
Elsewhere, Leighton Baines and Phil Jagielka are mentioned in all national newspapers after they both played for England against Scotland on Wednesday evening.
Baines’ name is again mentioned in the Daily Mirror and Daily Star as Roberto Martinez reacts to the continued transfer speculation surrounding the left-back.
Meanwhile, the Times claim that Lassana Diarra is close to sealing a move to Lokomotiv Moscow from Anzhi Makhachkala. The article states that the midfielder has ‘interested’ Everton.