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Duncan Ferguson won't push for Everton job after winning start

Duncan Ferguson says he won't be applying for the manager's job despite leading Everton to victory over Chelsea.

With Ferguson taking charge for the first time since Marco Silva's sacking on Thursday, the Blues romped to a 3-1 win over Chelsea at Goodison Park.

Despite the impressive win, and the electric atmosphere at Goodison, Ferguson insists he does not want to job on a permanent basis and stressed that this victory was not about him, but the club and players.

Ferguson joked: “I don't know if I could go through this again, to be honest with you.

“I need to get my fitness up to be honest with you, the way I was running up and down the touchline. It is one game at a time for me, that is the way I am looking at it, I asked to come in step in for Everton Football Club.

"I would never turn that down, but I'm realistic too. It was for the game, I'm made up, I'm delighted for the fans, it's three points and it's massive for us.

“At the end of the day, I am here for as long as the club want me for. If they bring in a new manager tomorrow, brilliant. I'm here as long as they want me to be here."

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