What The Papers Say - 11 April
Martinez on Sunderland, loans and Wigan's FA Cup adventure.
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton.
Friday’s papers look ahead to Everton’s trip to the Stadium of Light this weekend.
Speaking in the Liverpool Echo, Roberto Martinez believes the game against Sunderland could be the toughest Everton have to play during the remainder of the season.
Blues favourite Peter Reid has been interviewed in the same paper about the comparisons between Everton’s current squad and that of the 1985 title-winning side.
In the Daily Mirror and the Times, Toffees boss Martinez has been discussing the loan system and how Everton have been creative and brave in the market this season.
Martinez’s former club Wigan Athletic face Arsenal this weekend in the FA Cup semi-final. The Spaniard tells the Daily Express that he is confident the Latics can retrace their footsteps to the final of the competition and heap more misery on the Gunners.