In particular he was asked about recent reports in the media over his future at Goodison Park.
"I don't waste my time, I don't waste my focus thinking about that situation.
"My focus is always on my players and what I can control. The next match is always what is on my mind and analysing, of course, why we didn't perform and we didn't achieve the result we wanted and needed. Nothing more, I don't lose one minute thinking about this situation.
"I didn't see everything (speculation about his future). Like you expect I didn't read at all. Of course I have the feedback from the people who are working with me and the media people as well, but not everything.
"It's not part of my day to read or see what's happened. I try to put all my energy into the team and things that can help me and my players at the club to perform and to improve. "I know something about the rumours but they're not in my daily routine"
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