October 2nd, 2017: Everton majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri gives his “full and total support” to Ronald Koeman after spending £140million over the summer and overseeing a less than impressive start to the season, including a 1-0 defeat to Burnley the previous day.
October 15-19th: Everton muster a flat 1-1 draw against newly-promoted Brighton, followed by a tempestuous 2-1 home defeat against Lyon in the Europa League.
October 22nd: An Everton starting XI comprising of seven players signed by Koeman lose 5-2 against Arsenal at home, sinking into the relegation zone as a result.
October 22nd: Koeman stoically tells reporters he “still believes he can change the whole situation” at Everton given enough time.
— Everton (@Everton) October 23, 2017
Life comes at you fast sometimes.