X

Tuesday 22
October

Everton

Everton investigate Pickford footage

2nd April 2019, 04:20 by Michael Holland

Everton are investigating a video which allegedly shows England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford at the centre of a Sunderland street brawl.

In the video, onlookers can be heard shouting "Jordan" as a fight breaks out before the man believed to be Pickford is dragged away.

Pickford had played in Everton's 2-0 away win over West Ham on Saturday before spending a day off in his home city, where he reportedly watched Sunderland's Wembley defeat.

Last month, Everton boss Marco Silva said the 25-year-old needed to show "more emotional balance" after making mental errors in a 3-2 defeat to Sunderland's rivals Newcastle.

Pickford came through the ranks with Sunderland but joined Everton for an initial £25million when the Black Cats were relegated from the Premier League in June 2017.

He made his England debut five months later and was Gareth Southgate's first choice at the World Cup, being named man of the match in England's 2-0 win over Sweden in the quarter-finals.

Pickford, capped 17 times, played in both of England's Euro 2020 qualifiers last month.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Michael Holland is a reporter with over two decades of journalism experience. A Bolton fan, Michael often writes football articles, as well as having a strong knowledge of golf, cricket and Australian sports.

More Everton

Everton

Silva reserves special praise for Everton’s Davies

21st October 2019, 19:36

Everton coach Marco Silva has described midfielder Tom Davies as 'something special' after Saturday's 2-0 win over West Ham United.

Everton

Walcott ready to cement place in Toffees side

21st October 2019, 03:03

Theo Walcott says he felt back to his best in the victory against West Ham and is aiming to cement his place in the Everton side.

Everton

Everton 2-0 West Ham United

19th October 2019, 15:07

Everton moved to within two points of West Ham United by beating Manuel Pellegrini’s insipid team 2-0 at Goodison Park.

Everton

One result not key to Silva’s woes

18th October 2019, 15:38

The talk heading into Everton’s clash with West Ham is defeat will spell the end of Marco Silva’s time in charge - but why should one result be so important?

Everton

Everton v West Ham Team News

18th October 2019, 10:18

Saturday's lunchtime kick-off in the Premier League may prove to be Marco Silva's final game in charge of Everton when they host West Ham.

Everton

Where did Silva’s reputation come from?

16th October 2019, 19:25

With Marco Silva reportedly close to losing his job at Everton due to poor results, one wonders where his reputation came from?

Recent Sport Headlines

Rugby League

Dragons tie down McNamara to three-year deal

22nd October 2019, 17:36

Super League side Catalans Dragons have moved to tie down head coach Steve McNamara to a new three-year contract.

Liverpool

Genk chief Mazzu reveals Reds’ result hopes

22nd October 2019, 17:35

Genk coach Felice Mazzu claims Liverpool are "probably the best" team in Europe but he is confident that his players can pick up a result when they meet.

Chelsea

Palace and Giroud – a perfect fit?

22nd October 2019, 17:35

Sometimes in life, things seem too easy. Crystal Palace need a striker and there is one across London who needs football.

Horse Racing

Sam Spinner could make swift return to track

22nd October 2019, 17:32

Trainer Jedd O'Keeffe admits a return to Wetherby next week could be on the cards for Sam Spinner after a successful fences debut.

Boxing

Crolla to face Urquiaga in farewell bout

22nd October 2019, 17:27

Anthony Crolla will face Frank Urquiaga for the WBA continental lightweight title in his farewell fight on November 2.

Golf

Ishikawa eyes golf resurrection

22nd October 2019, 17:01

Ryo Ishikawa is aiming to put his long-term back injury issues behind him when he features at the ZOZO Championship this week.

West Ham United

West Ham United original prankster strikes again

22nd October 2019, 16:49

West Ham - All is well that ended well, though, the culprit rocked up at just the right time.

Liverpool

On this Day: Liverpool endure miserable trip to Wembley

22nd October 2019, 16:49

Playing at England's national stadium can always be a great spectacle but Liverpool produced a dismal showing against Tottenham Hotspur in 2017.