Report claims Sean Dyche favourite for Everton job

A General view outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Everton and Burnley at Goodison Park on October 1, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche is reportedly the frontrunner for the Everton managerial role.

Sean Dyche manager of Burnley gestures during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Burnley at Stamford Bridge on August 12, 2017 in London, England.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche is the favourite to become the new Everton manager, according to The Times.

It has been reported that Watford manager Marco Silva does not want to jump ship and will remain at Vicarage Road.

Earlier this month, Sky Sports reported that former Newcastle United and West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce had held discussions with Everton.

Sean Dyche, Manager of Burnley looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley at Wembley Stadium on August 27, 2017 in London, England.

According to The Times, Dyche is now the frontrunner for the managerial job at Goodison Park.

David Unsworth is in temporary charge of the first team, with chairman Bill Kenwright reportedly keen for him to take the role on a full-time basis.

Dyche is a very good manager, and the work he has done at Burnley is commendable.

Sean Dyche, Manager of Burnley looks on prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and Newcastle United at Turf Moor on October 30, 2017 in Burnley, England.

Everton have a much better squad than the Clarets, and the Englishman could get the best out of the underperforming players at Goodison Park.

The season is still very early, and there is a very good chance that Everton will be able to finish in the top 10 or even in the top eight of the Premier League this season.

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