Leon Osman believes Robin Olsen ought to retain the No.1 spot for Everton even when Jordan Pickford recovers from harm.
The England goalkeeper has performed 17 out of a doable 19 Premier League video games underneath Carlo Ancelotti this season as the primary selection.
Nonetheless, Pickford was dominated out of Wednesday’s recreation in opposition to Leeds United with a rib harm and is a doubt for the conflict with Manchester United on Saturday night.
The sport, which might be dwell on talkSPORT as a part of our GameDay protection, will pressure Ancelotti right into a tough determination about who begins between the sticks after the 2-1 win at Elland Street.
Summer season signing Olsen performed an enormous half within the Toffees selecting up all three factors in Yorkshire because of quite a lot of nice saves, however Osman believes it will likely be harsh for the Sweden worldwide to lose his place to Pickford.
“It’s a tough one as a result of Jordan Pickford’s qualities are there,” Osman instructed Jim White.
“Sure he has made some errors of late, however I’m all the time one which in case you’re enjoying nicely – particularly able like goalkeeper – then you definitely maintain the shirt.
“There isn’t a doubt Olsen made some excellent saves in opposition to Leeds United within the week.
“He got here underneath some actual stress at occasions and he was actually calm and guaranteed and made the saves.
“So I’m all the time of the ilk that in case you’re enjoying nicely able, it is best to retain it.”