Roberto Martinez decided to use Everton's tune up with Leeds United to test some of his younger prospects, especially in defense, but the Toffees would lose the match 2-0 to.
The unfortunate Bryan Oviedo has been ruled out for at least 2-months following a freak training ground injury on the eve of his comeback.
Absent since February with a hamstring strain, Bryan Oviedo is set to return soon as Roberto Martinez targets "the start of May" for the left back.
Roberto Martinez revealed that left back Bryan Oviedo has felt a strain in his hamstring during training, putting his availability for Everton's match against Southampton on Sunday in question.
Bryan Oviedo got a surprise start as Leighton Baines was kept out the squad with a knee injury that was not revealed during the buildup to the match.
Everton cruised past Stevenage in the FA Cup on Saturday but the win came at a cost as they lost Bryan Oviedo for the season with a broken leg.
Bryan Oviedo scored his second goal in as many starts since filling in for the injured Leighton Baines, and it was the only goal of a tightly fought game with Manchester United.