Football - Heitinga injury worry for Everton

Defender Johnny Heitinga is a doubt for Everton's Barclays Premier League clash with Aston Villa on Saturday.

PA Sport Report

Toffees boss Roberto Martinez revealed the Holland international suffered tissue damage in training and has rated his chances of being involved at Villa Park at 50/50.

Steven Pienaar will be pushing for a start after recovering from a hamstring problem to score from the bench against Hull, but Antolin Alcaraz (hernia) and Darron Gibson (knee) remain sidelined.

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