The Catalan is ready and willing to make his first start of the season on Saturday.
The Hoops have suffered damaging results in recent weeks.
Aaron Cresswell could be in line to replace Manchester United's Luke Shaw in the England team.
Everton's early season performances suggest that they will welcome the absence of Europa League distractions this season.
The former Leeds United forward netted his seventh MLS goal of the season in the Red Bulls' 2-1 defeat at the New England Revolution.
The Premier League veteran feels Stoke made a mistake in allowing the German centre-half to leave.
Tottenham Hotspur have one of the youngest squads in the Premier League.
Sunderland are still looking for their first Premier League win of the season as they prepare for a meeting with Bournemouth this weekend.
West Ham United's Victor Moses made a bright start to his career at Upton Park in a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United.
Scottish Premiership outfit Celtic will face Ajax in Amsterdam in the Europa League this evening.