Everton would have been hurt by Chelsea’s late, late winner at Stamford Bridge on the weekend, severely denting their aspirations for Champions League football next season.

But it doesn’t take away from all the good Roberto Martinez has done since taking over at the club in the summer. Everton have played excellent football this season and look to be well prepared for another tilt in the race for the top four next season. More than anything, Martinez deserves to be backed in the market to strengthen his squad.

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