Fellaini targeting Champions League football with Everton

Marouane Fellaini, Everton midfielderMarouane Fellaini has outlined qualification for the Champions League as Everton’s main goal for the season.

The Toffees have made a fine start to the Premier League season, notching 26 points putting them fourth.

Fellaini has been key in the Merseysiders’ performances so far, weighing in with vital goals and assists.

He believes that finishing in their current position is the squad’s main aim and believes that with some hard work it could be possible:

“Everybody wants to play Champions League next season.” He told the club’s official website.

“So we work hard for this and hopefully we can finish in the top four.”

The Belgian has been used by manager David Moyes in a more attacking role this term, with positive results.

The 25-year-old was named as the player of the month for November and is happy with his current form:

“At the moment I am playing well. I am happy – but the most important things are the team and the club.

“I try to give my maximum in every game. The manager likes it when I play in attack. I’ve been scoring the goals and I work hard on the pitch.”

Fellaini has been linked with a potential move away from Goodson Park, with Arsenal rumoured to be interested.