Phil Jagielka has called for a fast improvement from Everton as they bid to halt a dip in form over Christmas.
Roberto Martinez's side suffered a fourth defeat in six matches as they were beaten 3-0 at Southampton on Saturday.
That defeat has left Everton 11th in the Premier League, 10 points adrift of a Champions League qualification spot.
Martinez faces a battle ahead to match or better last season's fifth-place finish, even though his side have excelled in Europe, reaching the knockout stages...
Everton's American goalkeeper Tim Howard has suggested Major League Soccer should force Frank Lampard to join New York City FC when his loan expires in January -- though he doesn't expect it to happen.
Lampard signed with NYCFC this year but as they do not begin play until March, the midfielder has spent the fall on loan to Manchester City, who co-own the MLS expansion club with the New York Yankees baseball team.
The loan is set to expire at the end of this month, but Man City are keen to extend...