Everton boss Roberto Martinez insists his squad won't be broken up.

When asked if he would be prepared to sell any of his top players - notably left-back Leighton Baines and midfielder Ross Barkley - Martinez would not entertain the idea.

He said: "No. We were at that stage in the summer , but once Marouane Fellaini and Victor Anichebe left, that gave us the opportunity to reinvest.

"Now we are in a position where we need a bit of continuity and time to squeeze our potential as a team. That stability is very important for us."

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