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Going for a slash on the Thameslink? | Brief letters

Breastfeeding rates | Constitutional change | Chris Packham’s dog | Oblique invitation | Jimmy GabrielThe Royal College of Midwives has focused on the wrong issue (Breastfeeding: woman’s choice must be respected, midwives told, 12 June). The real quest…

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Everton set to make opening offer for Norwich’s James Maddison

• England Under-21 international wanted by Marco Silva• West Ham and Leicester also expected to firm up interestEverton have emerged as the frontrunners in the race to sign James Maddison and are expected to make the opening offer for the Norwich City …

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Everton need to offload players before buying, says Marcel Brands

• At least eight need to be moved on, director of football adds• ‘Now there are 38 players and a lot are not young any more’Everton’s new director of football, Marcel Brands, has said Farhad Moshiri will not bankroll another lavish spending spree this …

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/jun/05/everton-marcel-brands-squad-reduction-sell-before-buy

Neville Southall as a source of hope | Brief letters

Manchester town hall | Funeral ads | Atheist appeals to God | Neville Southall | Dom BessWhile I am broadly in agreement with Simon Jenkins about the government getting it wrong on urban renewal in the regions (Relocating a few TV execs won’t revive ou…

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Everton’s Marco Silva won’t stop Wayne Rooney leaving for MLS – video

Everton’s new manager Marco Silva has said he will not stand in Wayne Rooney’s way if he wants to leave his boyhood club for Major Soccer League’s DC United. The 32-year-old has been in talks with the American side over the last few weeks des…

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Marco Silva allows Rooney to go and says he is at Everton for long haul

• Marcel Brands says Rooney wants MLS move to DC United• New manager has ‘small list of big names’ he wants to signMarco Silva has said he is the man to restore stability to Everton and will not stand in the way of Wayne Rooney’s proposed move to DC Un…

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Neville Southall: ‘I’ve got a bit of flak because I stick up for sex workers’ | Donald McRae

The former Wales and Everton goalkeeper discusses LGBT issues, Theresa May, skeletons, the agony of Loris Karius and why he really dislikes Piers MorganDoubt settles over Neville Southall like a brooding cloud on an otherwise sunny afternoon in Liverpo…

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Everton fan jailed for attacking Lyon player while holding toddler

Michael Fitzpatrick received eight-week sentence after incident during Europa League tie An Everton fan has been jailed for eight weeks after attacking opposition players while holding his toddler. Michael Fitzpatrick was holding his three-year-old, du…

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Marco Silva’s in-tray: what is laying in wait for Everton’s new manager | Andy Hunter

Instil an identity into a drifting squad, dovetail with the director of football, stay put after four short-term appointments, and show he appreciates the opportunity he has been givenContrary to what Sam Allardyce’s friends at TalkSport/Sky may sugges…

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Marco Silva’s history suggests Everton should prepare for fun and drama

Seven years after ending a modest playing career the Portuguese is about to embark on a sixth managerial jobIt is easy to see why Everton identified Marco Silva as their ideal head coach last October but less easy to understand why they persisted in do…

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