Sunderland will take on Aston Villa at the Stadium of Light in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Leeds United will face Milton Keynes Dons at Elland Road in the Championship on Saturday.
The Everton boss has been discussing Tottenham Hotspur.
The pair helped Villa pick up three draws last month while starting four successive games together.
Everton are reportedly interested in Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall.
Steve Nicol is a fan of Watford striker Odion Ighalo, but not of Everton star Romelu Lukaku.
Steve Nicol says that Aston Villa, Sunderland and Newcastle United will go down, but he backs Norwich City and Bournemouth to stay up.
The Sky Sports pundit says he can't figure the Toffees out.
The midfielder has been excellent for Ronald Koeman's side this season.
The 24-year-old finished 2015 strongly. Can Leeds fans expect more this year?