He said: "It's disappointing but I am sort of reflecting over the month. We've had a great month.
"To be fair, Leeds were the better team and hopefully they'll pull away and keep beating all the sides around us."
Wayne Rooney has returned to Everton after 13 years at Manchester United.
Germany defender Antonio Rudiger has joined Chelsea from Roma on a five-year contract.
Wayne Rooney has returned to Everton after a record-breaking career at Manchester United.