Scott Parker’s side have struggled to gain a foothold so far this season, taking just four points from their opening eight games, leaving the club teetering just above the relegation zone. A late flurry in the transfer window does seem to have improved their defence, though, which came unstuck so glaringly at the beginning of the campaign.
Everton have endured something of a rollercoaster start to Carlo Ancelotti’s first full season in charge, soaring to the top of the table with four wins in their opening four matches. However, the Toffees are now actually without a victory since the 3 October, drawing one and losing three, in a run of form that’s seen them slide down to seventh. Follow all the action below live: