Rafael Benitez hopes Abdoulaye Doucoure can return to boost depleted Everton

Everton v Norwich – Premier League – Goodison Park
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Everton manager Rafael Benitez is hopeful influential midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure will be fit enough to return this weekend to help ease his selection problems.

The Spaniard currently has at least six senior players injured and Mason Holgate and Richarlison suspended for Sunday’s trip to Brentford.

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