sport news Everton great Neville Southall has backed under-fire Jordan Pickford to ...

'He's had three bad minutes in six months - if that': Everton great Neville Southall backs under-fire England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford to rediscover his best form Jordan Pickford made another error in Everton's victory against Brighton Goalkeeper is still backed by club legend Neville Southall after recent criticism Boss Carlo Ancelotti didn’t publicly condemn Pickford but said they would talk  Everton have now completed the signing of Roma keeper Robin Olsen on loan 

By Richard Hookham For Mailonline

Published: 14:14 BST, 6 October 2020 | Updated: 14:27 BST, 6 October 2020

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Under-fire Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has been backed to rediscover his best form by their legendary stopper Neville Southall.

Southall reckons England No 1 Pickford has had just 'three bad minutes in six months' and will soon start performing to his full potential for the early Premier League leaders. 

The England international was hit by criticism for his two mistakes against Fleetwood in the Carabao Cup earlier this season and was back in the spotlight with yet another error in Saturday's 4-2 Premier League win over Brighton.

Jordan Pickford was slammed by BT Sport pundits for a mistake in Everton's win over Brighton

Jordan Pickford was slammed by BT Sport pundits for a mistake in Everton's win over Brighton

After this one, Pickford has made 11 mistakes leading to goals in the Premier League since 2017

After this one, Pickford has made 11 mistakes leading to goals in the Premier League since 2017

Pickford's latest setback saw him drop an easy catch into the path of Brighton's Neal Maupay, who tapped home in the first half to level the scores at 1-1 in Saturday's match. 

It means he has now made 11 mistakes leading to goals in the Premier League since 2017 - more than any other goalkeeper during that period. 

Manager Carlo Ancelotti had said a new

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