What The Papers Say - 10 October
A daily round-up of all the Everton-related paper talk.
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton.
Thursday's newspapers offer a mixture of club and country-based stories.
In the Guardian, Roberto Martinez discusses Romelu Lukaku's impressive start to life on Merseyside, saying he's a 'young man who has become a proper man'.
The same paper also says Leighton Baines has the opportunity to use England's upcoming games against Montenegro and Poland to claim the left-back berth on a long term basis.
The Daily Mail reports on Darron Gibson's return to the international arena , saying the midfielder is likely to start in Germany on Friday night.
The Liverpool Echo also focusses on Ireland, with Seamus Coleman saying his Everton teammates Gibson and James McCarthy would be an excellent choice in the centre of the national team's midfield.