Report: Martin O’Neill on Everton shortlist

General view outside of Goodison Park prior to the Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on November 5, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

Everton are reportedly interested in the Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill.

Martin O’Neill, Manager of The Republic of Ireland looks on during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier Play-Off: First Leg between Denmark and Republic of Ireland at Telia Parken on November...

Everton are interested in appointing Martin O’Neill as their new manager, according to The Mirror.

It has been reported that the Republic of Ireland manager is one of the names on the Everton shortlist.

According to Sky Bet, the former Aston Villa and Sunderland boss is the favourite for the managerial role at Goodison Park with odds of 1/2.

Irlands's national football team manager Martin O'Neill attends a press conference at the Telia Parken Stadion in Copenhagen on November 10, 2017, the day before the World Cup...

O’Neill has been in charge of the Republic of Ireland national football team since 2013 and has done a wonderful job so far.

The former Nottingham Forest and Manchester City midfielder has extensive experience of managing in the Premier League.

The 65-year-old is a very good manager who knows how to get the best out of players and has worked with big-name footballers.

Ireland's head coach Martin O'Neill (L) gestures during the 2018 World Cup European zone group D qualifying football match between Georgia and Republic of Ireland in Tbilisi on September 2,...

Appointing O’Neill is not a bad idea for Everton, but it remains to be seen if the former Northern Ireland international midfielder would be interested in the role.

Everton are struggling in the Premier League at the moment and have also been knocked out of the Europa League.

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