Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Silva: It's Tough to Play at Etihad Whoever Pep Picks

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Silva: It's Tough to Play at Etihad Whoever Pep Picks

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EVERTON boss Marco Silva admits his side face a difficult task - whichever City side take to the field today.

The Blues have David Silva sidelined, while Kevin de Bruyne and Sergio Aguero could make their returns to action and Fernandinho and John Stones are being assessed.

"Just because there are different players, nothing changes in their style of play, in their quality," said the Goodison boss. "It's easy to understand how they want to do the things, but in the end they do the things really well.

"They have a lot of individual quality in their attack line to create chances to score.

"If David Silva plays, Bernardo Silva, what is the big difference? I haven't seen a big difference.

"Maybe you are talking about De Bruyne as well but this season he maybe only played twice, three games (five times in all competitions), and I didn't see a big difference in City. …

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