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Why Burnley match could be ideal time for Everton to start Tosun

Cenk Tosun of Everton during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at Wembley Stadium on January 13, 2018 in London, England.

Everton lost to Burnley last time out with Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Oumar Niasse starting so should Cenk Tosun get a chance this weekend?

Jeff Hendrick of Burnley celebrates scoring his sides first goal with his Burnley team mates during the Premier League match between Everton and Burnley at Goodison Park on October 1, 2017...

Everton face Burnley this weekend in the Premier League having not enjoyed the best of times against the Clarets last time out.

The Toffees were on the end of a 1-0 home defeat when the two sides played each other back in October, with Ronald Koeman sacked as manager later that month.

Everton's Dutch manager Ronald Koeman gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Burnley at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west...

On that day at Goodison Park both Oumar Niasse and Dominic Calvert-Lewin started and failed to find the back of the net against a resolute defence put out by Sean Dyche.

With the duo still remaining Sam Allardyce's main options in attack, is this the perfect time to bring January signing Cenk Tosun back into the fold for a starting position?

Cenk Tosun of Everton during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at Wembley Stadium on January 13, 2018 in London, England.

Things have not worked out well with Tosun since the striker completed a £27m (BBC) move from Besiktas, having played just four times - starting two - since and there has even been a report from talkSPORT that the 26-year-old could return to Turkey this summer.

Yet surely the forward has not been given enough of a chance to prove himself in English football and with Niasse and Calvert-Lewin having struggled against Dyche's men last time, perhaps playing the Turkey international on Saturday (March 3) could be the start of that.

Oumar Niasse of Everton celebrates scoring his side's second goal with Idrissa Gueye during the Premier League match between Everton and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on February 10,...

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