Mark Lawrenson believes Everton proved their defensive quality against Manchester City last weekend.
'This pessimistic viewpoint is justified, given the poor industry performance'.
No large-scale job cuts are planned, but there will be some 'pruning'.
On-loan Bristol City forward Abraham is hoping for a bright future with parent club Chelsea following his tenure at Ashton Gate.
The Aston Villa forward has not played for the club since March.
Newcastle United moved to the top of the table with a win over Barnsley earlier this week.
Mark Lawrenson is backing Bournemouth and Tottenham to draw this afternoon.
It seems a long time since Tom Ince and Wilfried Zaha were English football's most exciting talents and the former hopes the ship has not sailed yet.
Chadli has been in fine form this season and he has been a driving force in West Brom's good start this season.
Leeds United have not been serious contenders for promotion to the Premier League for years. Could things be different this season ?