Everton's position has been weakened by long-term injuries to key players in defenders Seamus Coleman and Ramiro Funes Mori, plus midfielder Yannick Bolasie although Koeman is more concerned about adding to a list of specialist forwards which only consists of 22-year-old Spanish signing Sandro.
As it was, referee Craig Pawson allowed the controversial strike to stand after former striker Romelu Lukaku was deemed not to have been interfering with play, and the two sides held out for a point apiece after a tetchy second 45 minutes.
Wayne Rooney returning to Everton is massive news for the club and the reception he'll receive should have Goodison shaking.
Everton's two qualifiers were sandwiched in between four other pre-season friendlies, which concluded with a 2-2 home draw against Sevilla last weekend. We must all concentrate on getting a good league run going and achieving some consistency in the Premier League. "Playing Stoke City is always a battle, home or away".
Eighty-three days after Stoke City ended 13 in the Premier League we are back to start again.
It was October 15 before Stoke collected their first league win last season, September 26 the season before that and September 29 the campaign before that.
Only Frank Lampard and Alan Shearer (8) have scored more goals on Premier League opening day than Rooney (7).
With the benefit of Europa League football in their legs already, expect them to be flying today. They've bought in players, spent money and they are having a go though, so fair play to them. Though he also serves fair warning that they will not drag this out until the final day, so if either Spurs or Chelsea truly want Barkley, we better get a move on.
Pochettino forgives Rose for Spurs 'Google' jibe
We are so calm. "Over the last five years Tottenham have always signed players and spent money at the end of the window", he said. My words were not meant to offend and for that I would like to apologise to the chairman, manager, my team mates and the fans.
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In ancient India, he said, people believed that the severed head of a deity named Rahu caused eclipses by swallowing the sun. If you haven't placed an order yet - or your glasses are arriving after the solar eclipse - don't panic yet.
West Ham United should look at Nikola Kalinic
First five games: Manchester United (A), Southampton (A), Newcastle United (A), Huddersfield Town (H), West Brom (A). The Argentine global has started to add more end product to his game and, at 24, his best days look in front of him.
North Korea talk drags stocks lower; gold, yen rise
The Nasdaq Composite dropped 40.64 points, or 0.64 percent, to 6,311.70. "We have not had a 5 percent correction since June 2016". The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 are rebounding after ending Thursday's trading at their lowest closing levels in a month.
Mover to Watch: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
It is calculated by multiplying the current market price of the company's share with the total outstanding shares of the company. It is positive, as 42 investors sold DE shares while 337 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 214 raised stakes.
Mourners set to remember woman killed by officer
The memorial finished with a walk in silence around Lake Harriet. "It's rather surreal, but the irony isn't lost on any of us". Ruszczyk's death has caused outrage in the United States and Australia and led to the resignation of the city's police chief.
Bigg Boss on Star Maa & Vijay captivate viewers
Hence, they had driven her to attempt suicide and telecast the same to gain in TRP ratings, he alleged. The viewers directed their anger towards both the makers of the show and the host Haasan.
Who's really upping the ante on North Korea
Authors expressed deep concern over threats of war, and named the President of the United States as an unhelpful force. During the election campaign, Trump repeatedly blustered that he had a plan to deal with countries like North Korea .
Android O rumored for August 21st release
Chrome's autofill feature in Android O aims to make it easy to set up a new device and synchronize passwords. No reason was given as to why Google is planning a "spectacle" for the reveal of Android O's name.