Everton boss not panicking after poor run of form

Everton manager Ronald Koeman before the match

Everton are in the midst of a worrying run of results.

Everton boss Ronald Koeman has explained how getting angry and shouting will not solve anything, as he looks to find the best way of returning the Toffees to the form they enjoyed at the start of the campaign, as quoted by the Mirror.

The Merseysiders put in a woeful display against Koeman's former club Southampton on Sunday, succumbing to a 1-0 defeat, as they struggled at both ends of the pitch.

Everton manager Ronald KoemanEverton manager Ronald Koeman

Koeman, though, highlighted how he will focus on getting things right, rather than allowing his anger to spill over into his chats with the players, as quoted by the Mirror:

"You can be angry and shout, but it’s better to focus and to tell the players if we need to do something different. The team is working well on the training ground, and we must put that on the pitch. That is the message we must put through, not fear.”

A key area of concern for Koeman will be the form of two of his side's most important players - Romelu Lukaku and Ross Barkley.

Everton's Ross BarkleyEverton's Ross Barkley has struggled of late

Both have failed to emulate the form they showed earlier on this season, and Everton will need them to return to their best as soon as possible, if they are to improve upon their current league position.

The Toffees face a huge game on Sunday, when they welcome Manchester United to Goodison Park, and both teams will be absolutely desperate for a victory.

A win for Everton would actually take them above Jose Mourinho's men in the Premier League table, and that would be a sure-fire way of getting the fans back on side by bringing the feel-good factor back to Goodison Park.

Everton manager Ronald Koeman before the matchEverton manager Ronald Koeman 

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