What The Papers Say - 12 August
Round-up of the day's paper talk.
The views on this page are taken from the local and national media and do not necessarily reflect the views of Everton.
Tuesday’s Liverpool Echo includes Roberto Martinez discussing the plight of Arouna Kone.
Martinez insists that the striker can play a big part this season and explains why the Ivorian forward isn’t Goodison’s forgotten man.
A national tabloid links Everton with a move for former Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou.
The 29-year-old is thought to be free to leave French side Lille, though a host of other European clubs are reported to be preparing a bid.
Meanwhile, the Telegraph and the Guardian run pieces on Howard Webb’s retirement, which include mention of Everton’s history with whistler Mark Clattenburg.