James and Richarlison will not play until 2021

Everton will not be able to count on key attacking players.

Everton, Sheffield United

Toffee head coach Carlo Ancelotti explained that the club has to play it safe against Richarlison. The Brazilian has concussion symptoms. He needs to recover.

James Rodriguez’s treatment was delayed after a new injury. The Colombian is expected next year.

Everton will play Sheffield on 26 December and will host Manchester City on 28 December.