What The Papers Say - 7 November
Kone, Lukaku and Barkley mentioned in Thursday's press round-up.
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Thursday’s Liverpool Echo report that Roberto Martinez will make recruiting a striker his number one priority in January following the news that Arouna Kone faces a long period on the sidelines.
The injury to the Ivory Coast striker is also covered in the Daily Telegraph, Daily Mail and the Independent.
Several national newspapers - including the Daily Express, Daily Mirror and Daily Star - carry quotes from Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas about how he believes Romelu Lukaku could have avoided making contact with Hugo Lloris in last Sunday’s draw at Goodison Park.
Elsewhere, the Daily Express contains a story suggesting that Ross Barkley will be given a chance to impress by England boss Roy Hodgson in the upcoming friendlies with Chile and Germany.