The combative midfielder has shown both his best and worst over the last week, and leaves Gus Poyet with a decision to make over his role in the side.
The north London club were held to a 0-0 stalemate at Goodison Park on Sunday, but were eager to win all three points.
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Manchester United target Ander Herrera was dropped back to the bench for Bilbao in La Liga this weekend.
Everton and Tottenham played out a 0-0 draw in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.
Manchester City's Abdisalim Ibrahim faces a critical month for his future in January.
Manchester United prospect Nick Powell scored yet again this weekend for Wigan Athletic.
Chelsea's on loan sensation Patrick Bamford is set to step up a level.
Arsenal, Manchester United, a Chelsea striker on loan at Everton and Liverpool all feature.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard was criticised on Twitter during the club's 2-0 loss at Newcastle.