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Coleman's injury woe

EVERTON boss Roberto Martinez admits he desperate to get Seamus Coleman back to fitness as soon as possible after a hamstring injury has threatened to disrupt the Ireland international's season, writes AIDAN FITZMAURICE.

Coleman was substituted 11 minutes from the end of last night's 1-1 draw with West Brom and the Toffees manager is desperate to have Coleman back in the side for the vital Merseyside derby next Tuesday.

"Seamus felt his hamstring a little bit. We are going to assess him," said Martinez after last night's 1-1 draw, where Aiden McGeady made his Toffees debut. SEE PAGES 68-69


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