The former Liverpool midfielder and manager was honest in his assessment of the Toffees.
Matic was at the heart of the midfield during Chelsea's win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.
The Tottenham winger has been discussing the 19-year-old midfielder.
Brentford are reportedly keen to sign Nottingham Forest's Jamie Paterson, but he is more likely to remain with Huddersfield Town.
Aleksandar Mitrovic has only scored four times for Newcastle United so far this season.
Kenny Jackett's men have already lost Jordan Graham to a much more long-term injury.
Will Buckley is currently on a one-month loan deal from Sunderland at Birmingham City.
The Aston Villa winger is beginning to show what he can do more consistently.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp addressed the media ahead of his side's League Cup semi-final second leg against Stoke City at Anfield tomorrow night.
Newcastle United went down 2-1 to Watford in the Premier League at the weekend.
Welcome to this morning's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Mathieu Debuchy linked to Bayer Leverkusen again' and 'Schalke 04's Leroy Sane interesting Arsenal?' plus more, so delve in below.
The Forest winger, on loan at Huddersfield, took to Twitter after his parent club's win over Middlesbrough.
Google’s attempt to counter criticism of its tax arrangements by agreeing to make a back payment of £130m in the UK unravelled after claims that the internet giant had effectively paid an annual rate of corporation tax of just 2.77% over the last decade.