Everton manager Frank Lampard believes he can get the best out of Dele Alli next season despite reports that the Toffees are willing to sell.
Dele Alli has only featured nine times for Everton and is yet to start a game under Frank Lampard.
Manchester United want a centre-half and a £25m caped crusader fits the bill. Pep Guardiola fancies Marc Cucurella. Dele Alli is off again.
Dele Alli is yet to start a game for Everton following his move from Tottenham in January.
"I never thought it would be easy. But coming to experience life away is probably the best thing I have done."
"Dele Alli, you’re looking at someone who’s wasting everyone’s time, notably his own."
"For me, if I was advising him, I’d be saying ‘you’re now in the last chance saloon’."
“He has everything: athleticism, technique, aggression, he is big and tall and strong."
"Maybe he needs to go down a division to the Championship and completely rip it up."
Collymore says "it's unfair" for Dele to continue to collect his wage at Everton.
“I’ve been his biggest fan but, I mean, where’s the brains? Be honest!"
"He would have wanted to prove a point that he still has got ability. But his development has stopped."
"He was such a big player and when you go back to your old club you don’t want to sit on the bench."
The Premier League is rife with narrative this weekend, from Marsch's debut to Dele's return.
The transfer window closed exactly a month ago. These five decisions already look to be the wrong calls...
The 1-0 win over Everton lifted the champions six points clear at the top of the table.
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Nigel Winterburn thinks Everton could be the perfect move for Dele Alli
"Maybe Donny wears an overcoat that's longer than what Dele has, a different kind of jacket - it doesn't bother me."
"I didn't like the way he walked out on the pitch with what he was wearing."
Johnny Nic greets Dele Alli's move to Everton with a eulogy to the ex-England star. Aged 25, there's still time to rediscover his brilliant best...
Richards says if Alli learns from Lampard every day, his chances of playing for England 'are not over'.
The former Arsenal midfielder has heaped praise on ex-Tottenham star Dele Alli.
"For sure it was strange to send out on loan four players and one transfer in January."
"It’s natural talent they have and we have to harness it. It’s my job to put it all together."
The Mailbox reckons Everton have pulled off a masterstroke with the structure of their deal to sign Dele Alli...
"I know him and his tactics and how he likes his teams to work. I can learn so much from him."
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There is a clear Sadio Mane and Mo Salah incentive behind Liverpool signing Luis Diaz.
“I thought they would be throwing money [at trying to sign these two]. They are good Premier League players.”