LEE MOLTON (St Helens)

Another good win for us at home last Saturday – it is getting to be a nice habit that we’re all enjoying!

We had to work hard against a tough Brighton side so it made it all the more satisfying.

In the second half we played some excellent football. Idrissa Gueye had another great game and Richarlison was good too, and took his goals very well.

Michael Keane and Kurt Zouma looked solid at the back. It was great to see Seamus Coleman score and have a better game – hopefully he’s on his way back to his best form.

We travel to the Kings Road on Sunday and a tough task against Chelsea. We go there with confidence though, and if we can make it hard for them we could get something from Stamford Bridge.

PAUL McALLISTER (Fazakerley)

Richarlison of Everton celebrates with team-mates after he scores his side’s third goal against Brighton & Hove Albion at Goodison Park
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We played excellently against Brighton – it felt like our best performance in ages.

All three of Everton’s goals were different but each great on the eye in their own way. It was the type of football we could only dream about watching last season. The teams that are above us will be on notice now.

Sunday’s game against Chelsea is definitely the hardest test of Marco Silva ’s tenure so far.

The undefeated Londoners are very organised and keep finding ways to score goals. Ross Barkley is sure to be the focus of attention but we need to forget about him, what we have now is an undoubted upgrade.

We should have no fear.

I’d be happy with a point but believe we can get all three.

GEORGE GIBSON (Northwich)

Everton manager Marco Silva speaks to Gylfi Sigurdsson
Everton manager Marco Silva speaks to Gylfi Sigurdsson

Our midfield balance appeared to be cause for concern, but Andre Gomes has changed all that.

He represents everything we’ve missed since Mikel Arteta. On the ball, he looks as though he has all the time in the world, using his large frame to hold off players and his agility to turn away from trouble.

He looks to pass the ball forward whenever possible, which is refreshing after years of slow, sideways passing.

Gomes’s biggest impact has been on the overall balance of the midfield. His composure and use of the ball provides more opportunities for Gylfi Sigurdsson to concentrate his work in the final third.

Gomes allows Idrissa Gueye to do what he does best and harass the opposition.

CHRIS DOUGLAS (Old Swan)

Andres Gomes in action during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on October 21, 2018
Andres Gomes in action during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on October 21, 2018
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It might not have been the greatest of wins against an average Brighton side at best but the victory on Saturday had a rewarding feel to it.

The first goal one end to the other breakaway was something we hadn’t seen in quite a while and seemed light years away from Sam Allardyce and his dull football.

Richarlison despite still looking raw at times due to his age just seems to have the ‘It’ factor wherever he plays.

The introduction of Andre Gomes over the last few weeks has also added class and balance to the central midfield, it’s only been three games but sign him now.

He gives Idrissa Gueye the freedom to cover every glade of the grass which he has performed excellently recently.

Tougher tests are to come but we look like we are heading in the right direction. Keep on keeping on.

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