McFadden joy at Everton role
By Lewis Rutledge
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
James McFadden is delighted to have established himself in the Everton team.James McFadden has expressed his delight at finally securing a regular place in the Everton first team.
The Scotland international has become an integral part of Toffees boss David Moyes' plans this season, and has been impressive in Everton's rise up the table.
He believes that all his hard work is starting to pay off, and insisted that he has no desire to move elsewhere.
"The most pleasing thing is that I'm playing more regularly for at Everton and enjoying my football," he stressed.
"I always said I would stick it out. I'm happy at the club because there are good people there, from the staff to the players.
"I have worked hard every day since I joined Everton and I have tried to force the manager into playing me. I believe I've come a long way to showing him what I can do.
I'm only 22 but it feels like I've been around for ages. It's good to get 25 caps at my age. I've been at Everton for two and a half years and I think it's forgotten that I went down there when I was really young.