"You are never confident when you've got great players because other clubs want great players". Course not. Do I fear losing him?
Pardew admits he fears losing the defender after Manchester City, Leicester and Arsenal all bid for him in the summer.
"I understand, we deal with it, Jonny's dealt with it in his way".
International Monetary Fund warns over 'large risks' for China's financial system
But it said it did not go along with all of the findings and that the stress tests "do not fully reflect the whole picture". China's " big four " banks had adequate capital, but "large, medium and city-commercial banks appear vulnerable", it said.
Evans has started 12 of West Brom's 15 Premier League games this season, scoring one goal in the 2-2 draw at home to Watford in September. He was terrific for me against Crystal Palace [Pardew's first game in charge, which ended 0-0].
Albion travel to bottom-of-the-table Swansea on Saturday knowing a win in south Wales would open up a seven-point gap over their opponents.
Pardew has set his players a target of nine wins in order to retain their top-flight status, and the new boss is keen for three points to be recorded at the Liberty Stadium. A six-pointer is when there's two games to go and you need to win six points to stay in the division. The defender could move to Manchester City and potentially win another Premier League title or make a move that could see him play in the Championship next season.