Everton are set to travel to Dubai, to make the most of their time off competitive action.
Leeds United's teenagers suffered heartbreak in the FA Youth Cup last night.
The Everton boss might have another headache to contend with.
Everton lost 3-1 at Leicester City at the weekend.
The Everton academy manager says the 21-year-old is already one of the best professionals he has ever worked with.
The 21-year-old made his first-team debut last weekend.
The Toffees left-back praised the attitude and reliability of veteran right-back Tony Hibbert and admitted he was impressed with Matthew Pennington.
A former Liverpool star has lavished praise on new Everton starlet Matthew Pennington after his Premier League debut in the win over Bournemouth.
Everton won against Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday.
The defender impressed in the 2-1 win over Bournemouth.