Marco Silva
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Marco Silva, Manager of Everton reacts during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Newcastle United at Goodison Park on December 5, 2018 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Everton’s head coach Marco Silva is pleased with the performance of his goalkeeper Jordan Pickford after their clash with Newcastle United.

Jordan Pickford protected side from Christian Atsu as Newcastle doubled efforts to counter-attack in order to secure victory before the final whistle.

“I think it is a normal situation for Jordan and we saw his quality,” said Silva via official club’s website

“I didn’t see anything different in the previous game at home or even away. It is normal to see him perform with this quality. He helped the team again – nothing new.”

“Since the first day I was here, Lookman has shown me every time [in training] and when he has come in during games that he deserved the chance to start.”

“Not because Theo Walcott or Bernard weren’t performing well – but because we had a game just three days ago, a tough, intense match. I made three changes and could have made more, because I thought in the second half some of the players were more tired than normal.”

“Lookman performed like I expected. He had some good moments – some others not so good, like the team. Cenk was the same and he worked hard for the team.”