Farhad Moshiri has pushed back against speculation that Rafael Benitez could be sacked by expressing his belief that the Spaniard will be able to turn things around at Everton in the coming weeks.
Everton 1 - 4 Liverpool
Everton's miserable run of form continued as they extended their recent sequence to six defeats in their last seven matches with a heavy loss to neighbours Liverpool whose fans revelled in mocking chants of their former manager's name in the closing stages.
Brentford 1 - 0 Everton
Everton slumped to a fifth defeat in six games and sank to 14th in the table on the back of another abject performance, this time against an equally poor Brentford side.
Everton were beaten soundly by Manchester City for the fourth time in 2021 as Pep Guardiola’s men coasted to a 3-0 victory to keep in touch with leaders Chelsea at the top of the Premier League.