Tom Davies and Jonjoe Kenny enjoying Sam Allardyce's 'straightforward' approach at Everton

Tom Davies and Jonjoe Kenny enjoying Sam Allardyce's 'straightforward' approach at Everton

Davies says the former England manager has implemented his ideas without confusion ahead of the Merseyside derby against Liverpool on Sunday, live on Sky Sports Premier League.

Shakespeare and fellow coach Duncan Ferguson will take charge of the already-eliminated Toffees in their final Group E tie at Tsirio Stadium on Thursday evening, with Allardyce unable to travel due to a pre-arranged medical appointment and assistant Sammy Lee remaining at Finch Farm to work with the scores of first-team players that have been left behind.

Allardyce underwent heart surgery back in December 2009 to fix a narrow coronary artery during his time in charge of then-Premier League side Blackburn Rovers.

"We have done that as such with some players getting their debuts".

17-year-old Ireland-eligible defender Michael Collins and keeper Mateusz Hewelt, who played schoolboy football with Stella Maris and Shelbourne, are substitutes tonight.

Everton have a long way to go before they can compete with Liverpool, both on the pitch and financially.

United Nations condemns 'heinous' sale of migrants in Libya as slaves
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says some Nigerians in Libya have refused to come home despite the ongoing slave trade.

The Toffees take on Apollon Limassol in Cyrus still searching for their first win of the campaign. There are high hopes at Finch Farm for the Bootle-born defender.

Alex Denny - England Under-17 global Denny is a ball-winning defensive midfielder by trade, but has also stepped up admirably to fill in at centre-back for David Unsworth's second-string team at times this season.

Fraser Hornby - Strong in the air and with a keen eye for goal, Hornby was a star performer for the Blues' Under-18s last season.

He has gone with an experimental side for the game and there are other Ireland-eligible players on the substitutes bench.

Everton finished their campaign in third position, racking up four points from six games.

As such, a home win seems the safe bet for anyone fancying a flutter on the match.

Related Articles

  • Spotify reveals its most-played artists of 2017

    Spotify reveals its most-played artists of 2017

    Meanwhile, Spotify noted the continued growth of hip-hop in the streaming world, with an increase of 74% over the previous year. His effort has already been streamed 3.1 billion times, while lead track " Shape of You " has been streamed 1.4 billion times.

    Berke tweets support for Bredesen in Senate race

    Marsha Blackburn , and much more favorably than all the other potential Republican candidates. Bredesen was Nashville mayor when he earned the Democratic gubernatorial in 1994.

    Ford will build its electric SUV in Mexico

    Information on the vehicle itself is still sparse, but it's said to be a hybrid and built on an entirely new platform. At the Flat Rock plant, Ford is boosting investment to US$900 million from US$700 million and adding 850 jobs.
  • 'Several' pedestrians hit in Manhattan

    'Several' pedestrians hit in Manhattan

    Police said the area is safe but to avoid it because of the ongoing collision investigation and traffic congestion. Thursday when a Lincoln Town Car and Ford Explorer collided at Broadway and Liberty Street near Zuccotti Park.
    Iraq militia threatens USA  forces after Trump's Jerusalem move

    Iraq militia threatens USA forces after Trump's Jerusalem move

    On Thursday, the Iraqi government demanded the U.S. reverse its decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Israel captured East Jerusalem in 1967; it is now home to more than a quarter million Palestinians.
    Cubs give RHP Chatwood a three-year deal

    Cubs give RHP Chatwood a three-year deal

    A second-round Draft pick by the Angels in 2008, Chatwood was traded to the Rockies in November 2011 for catcher Chris Iannetta . On Thursday, the Cubs announced that they've signed pitcher Tyler Chatwood to a three-year deal through the 2020 season.
  • Camila Cabello is Not a One Hit Wonder After All

    Camila Cabello is Not a One Hit Wonder After All

    They also sang a few lines from the 20-year-old's hit song " Havana ", as the group left the terminal. Listen to " Never Be The Same " and " Real Friends " below.
    Hockey Canada names 32 players to world junior selection camp

    Hockey Canada names 32 players to world junior selection camp

    The quarter-finals will be held January 2 and the semifinals two days later. Also in Group A are the United States, Slovakia and Denmark.
    Insider Trading at Lockheed Martin Corporation?

    Insider Trading at Lockheed Martin Corporation?

    It increased, as 37 investors sold LMT shares while 393 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 612 raised stakes. Granite Partners Limited Liability has invested 0.08% in WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:GMED). 18,985 were reported by Denver Ltd.
  • Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is back with an exciting game mode

    Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is back with an exciting game mode

    You'll get a good long look at the newly winter-ised Black Forest during the return of Mei's Snowball Offensive brawl. The latter features five Mei players trying to subdue a rather formidable Winston on the Nepal map.
    David Cassidy Has Left His Daughter Katie Out of His Will

    David Cassidy Has Left His Daughter Katie Out of His Will

    In the documents, David wrote: 'It is my specific intent not to provide any benefits hereunder to Katherine Evelyn Cassidy'. As of late, Katie has not yet commented regarding her dad's decision to leave her out of his will.
    LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball hire an agent, could play together overseas

    LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball hire an agent, could play together overseas

    Just a few days ago, the elder Ball claimed that his youngest son LaMelo would still go to UCLA after removing LiAngelo . He initially was targeted to play at UCLA in two years by his father, but that plan has now changed.