Everton manager Ronald Koeman confirmed forward Romelu Lukaku will play no part in Tuesday's match due to a minor injury.
Everton is already sweating the status of two key starters for its season opener against Tottenham this weekend.
Ronald Koeman was quick to allay growing injury fears after Romelu Lukaku was forced off during the 1-0 loss to Espanyol.
Chelsea are reportedly getting ready to bid £68million for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku.
Romelu Lukaku has left his future in the hands of his agent - Mino Raiola.
Romelu Lukaku is in no rush to leave Goodison Park according to his agent Mino Raiola.
Romelu Lukaku awoke from his scoring slumber by bagging a 2nd half brace as Belgium flexed their attacking might in a 3-0 win over Republic of Ireland.
The speculation is that Romelu Lukaku has unfinished business at Chelsea and will push for a move from Goodison Park to Stamford Bridge this summer.
Romelu Lukaku's father has taken to the media to indicate that the Belgium international will soon be on the move from Everton.
Everton hardly showed up in a 3-0 loss at the Stadium of Light in a match that meant so much Sunderland's race for survival.
Everton is sweating the fitness of Romelu Lukaku this weekend after picking up a minor groin pull in Wednesday's 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace.
Everton fans have reason to be worried after Romelu Lukaku said he is ready to make the move to a Champions League-eligible club.
Despite missing a penalty kick against West Ham this weekend, Romelu Lukaku will continue as the club's penalty taker in the future.
Everton won't look fondly upon Saturday's home defeat to West Ham after blowing a 2-0 lead in the final 12 minutes while down a man for most of the match.