Everton team news Yerry Mina will exclude the home game of Everton's Premier League against Southampton on Saturday due to a foot problem, but fellow newcomers Kurt Zouma and Bernard can make their Toffees debut.
Andre Gomes, the other player who joined last week, is still recovering from a hamstring injury and Phil Jagielka is suspended because he is banned three games after he was sent away in the 2-2 draw at Wolves.
Boss Marco Silva has also said everything is OK Provisional team: Pickford, Stekelenburg, Holgate, Baines, Keane, Zouma, Digne, Coleman, Kenny, Gueye, Schneiderlin, Davies, Sigurdsson, Walcott, Bernard, Richarlison, Lookman, Sandro, Tosun, Niasse, Calvert-Lewin.
The Norwegian winger has a hamstring problem and is unlikely to risk at Goodison Park.
Midfielder Stuart Armstrong shook his head and should be available, while striker Danny Ings could make his first start since his Liverpool deadline. Provisional team: McCarthy, Gunn, Forster, Soares, Stephens, Yoshida, Vestergaard, Hoedt, Bertrand, Bednarek, McQueen, Targett, Hojbjerg, Davis, Romeu, Lemina, Ward-Prowse, Armstrong, Elyounoussi, Redmond , Sims, Gallagher, Long, Gabbiadini, Austin, Ings
Everton and Southampton – are undefeated in their last 13 home league games against Southampton (W9 D4 ), since a 0-2 loss in November 1997.
Southampton has scored only seven goals in their last 13 competition days to Goodison Park, due to lack of
Southampton in the United States for the past two years. (D8 L21), with one of those victories – 1-0 against Coventry City in August 1999 – with current boss Mark Hughes, who played the full 90 minutes for Southampton
Everton has just lost one of their last eight home games Premier League (W4 D3), 1-3 against Manchester City in March
Southampton won their last away game of the 2017-18 season – they have not won consecutive away games since March 2017. [19459007
Everton boss Marco Silva won six of his first seven home games in the Premier League, while Hull has since won only three of his 14 home games in the Hull and Watford competition (W3 D4 L7). ]
Richarlison scored with both of his shots on goal against Wolves on his debut in Everton – he had not scored with his final 53 shots in the Premier League while in Watford.
Charlieuman, Charlieampton, scored three goals in Southampton in his three Premier League-appearances against Everton for the club, but all of these come in home games.