What The Papers Say - 17 July
A round-up of Thursday's Everton-related media coverage.
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton.
The Liverpool Echo document Everton's pre-season training camp in Austria in today’s edition.
The local paper look at the climate and surroundings of the Blues' base in Bad Erlach, with quotes from assistant manager Graeme Jones on their overseas training regime.
James McCarthy discusses his extended summer break and says he is fit and raring to go ahead of the new campaign.
Fellow midfielder Ryan Ledson's recent evertontv interview is also featured in the Echo.
The 16-year-old Blues academy graduate discusses his role with Everton’s Under-21s, his shock call-up to the first-team bench last term and his summer following captaining England Under-17s to European glory.
Kevin Sheedy appears in the same paper as the Under-18s boss salutes the team spirit within his camp.
Everton Ladies' 1-0 derby defeat is also covered, while in the nationals the Daily Star continue the talk of Roberto Martinez swooping for Bosnian Muhamed Besic.
The 21-year-old midfielder is reportedly close to agreeing a £4million move to Goodison Park from Ferencvaros.