sport news Everton will deal with packed schedule: Leighton Baines

Everton have enough squad depth to compete on multiple fronts this season, according to left back Leighton Baines.

The Toffees have the added responsibility of Europa League football this campaign, and as a result manager Ronald Koeman has made numerous summer signings.

Baines thinks they are now in a strong position and have good competition for places all over the pitch. 

Everton have enough squad depth to compete on multiple fronts, says Leighton Baines

Everton have enough squad depth to compete on multiple fronts, says Leighton Baines

Baines scored the winner in their Europa League third qualifying round first leg victory

Baines scored the winner in their Europa League third qualifying round first leg victory

The defender played alongside a number of summer signings made by Ronald Koeman

The defender played alongside a number of summer signings made by Ronald Koeman

Baines told the club website: 'It is a lot of football but I think we have prepared for that. The squad is a lot bigger. We have boys who didn't make the squad last week who would get in other Premier League teams.

'We

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