"Anyone would want to be linked with the job as national manager, I would like the national job but it is not for me just yet.
"If I do well enough at Everton, maybe there will be an opportunity in the future but certainly not for a long period of time regarding me.
"I still feel I have only just come into management, I am still one of the youngest about. But I feel the national manager's job should be for someone a bit older and nearer the end of their time in management.
"Maybe they do not always want the day-to-day involvement, but I want that at Everton."