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Ronald Koeman features across the local and national media in Thursday’s newspapers.
The Everton manager tells the likes of the Guardian
and the Liverpool Echo
that his side can compete with Manchester United and Arsenal, and wants the Blues to continue challenging for a place in the top six.
The Echo also looks at Koeman’s history of evolving his squad, plus David Unsworth speaks about his Under-23s group.
Romelu Lukaku’s future is again discussed, with the Daily Star
suggesting Chelsea will offer Tammy Abraham on loan as part of any deal. The Star also links Micheal Keane with a move to the Toffees.
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink tells the Daily Express
why he prefers Lukaku and Harry Kane over Zlatan Ibrahimovic, while Kevin Ratcliffe talks Ross Barkley and West Ham in his Echo column.
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