Everton have been credited with an interest in Newcastle star Allan Saint-Maximin following the appointment of Rafa Benitez Allan Saint-Maximin is at the centre of fresh transfer speculation as Newcastle's summer continues to frustrate. The winger has been linked with a move to Everton after missing the midweek friendly at Rotherham through illness.
Newcastle United fans are fretting about links to Allan Saint-Maximin Allan Saint-Maximin is at the centre of fresh transfer speculation as Newcastle's summer continues to frustrate. The winger has been linked with a move to Everton after missing the midweek friendly at Rotherham through illness. Here's the verdict of experts on both sides on the transfer rumours which have worried United fans.
Everton conclude their US tour with a game against Mexican side Pumas in Orlando this evening James Rodriguez starts on the bench for tonight's friendly with Pumas as Rafa Benitez hands Demarai Gray a first start since joining Everton. The Blues boss has also rotated his central midfield options as he starts Tom Davies and Andre Gomes, in place of Allan and Abdoulaye Doucoure.
Everton have reportedly made a formal offer for Lazio attacker Joaquin Correa, with the Argentine seemingly set to leave his Italian club during this summer's transfer window. The 26-year-old, who has also been linked with Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur, was in action for his country at this summer's Copa America, making three appearances for the tournament winners.
Rafael Benitez could win some Everton fans over with the signing of Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, former Toffees defender Michael Ball has told The Transfer Tavern. Benitez remains a controversial appointment following his spell with Everton’s neighbours Liverpool. The Spaniard has so far brought in Asmir Begovic, Andros Townsend and Demarai Gray as he looks to stamp his mark on the squad.
Everton fans have been reacting to footage posted by the club’s official Twitter account showing Andros Townsend scoring a sublime goal in training. In the video, Townsend receives the ball on the right side of the pitch, cuts inside onto his preferred left foot and bends the ball into the top left corner.
Everton have bolstered their options somewhat ahead of the 2021/22 campaign but there is still work to be done for the club's hierarchy and manager Everton made their first moves in the transfer market last week as Rafa Benitez brought his first trio of signings to Goodison Park. Andros Townsend and Asmir Begovic were the first to come through the door last Tuesday as options in two important positions of the pitch were strengthened.
Following an incredibly underwhelming end to the previous campaign, Everton are now set to enter a new dawn under the guidance of Rafael Benitez. The Toffees opted to controversially hand over the reins at Goodison Park to the former Liverpool boss last month following Carlo Ancelotti's decision to move to Real Madrid.
Paddy Kenny has expressed confidence that new Everton signing Andros Townsend will ‘do really well’ at Goodison Park. The former Leeds and Sheffield United goalkeeper was speaking to Football Insider. The lowdown Everton confirmed the signing of Townsend last week following his release from Crystal Palace.
Andros Townsend started for Everton as the Blues won the Florida Cup on Sunday evening with a victory over Millonarios on penalties Andros Townsend has discussed his Everton debut against Millonarios and the important improvements that he still wants to make to his game. The 30-year-old started as Rafa Benitez's side continued their pre-season preparations with a win on penalties over the Colombian opponents to lift the Florida Cup on Sunday evening.
Crystal Palace could secure a natural heir to talismanic forward Wilfried Zaha this summer after being linked with a move for PSV Eindhoven’s Noni Madueke. What’s the story? According to The Sun, the highly-rated 19-year-old has caught the eye of the Eagles’ hierarchy as they plan a major overhaul of the first-team squad.
Everton goalkeeper Asmir Begovic has opened up on his move to Goodison Park and what his ambitions are ahead of the 2021/22 campaign getting underway Asmir Begovic has admitted that Marcel Brands and Rafa Benitez were a "huge pull" to get him to Everton, and he believes the current squad should be fighting for European football.
Rafael Benitez refused to rule out the possibility of an exit-linked Everton forward staying after insisting the player’s quality is not up for debate. Benitez’s appointment divided opinion among the Goodison faithful. The Spaniard is a proven winner with a CV boasting European trophies and league titles.
Rafael Benitez has explained his desire to bring Andros Townsend to Everton following the free transfer signing of the winger. Townsend has signed a two-year deal on Merseyside after leaving Crystal Palace this summer, the 30-year-old reuniting with Benitez following a brief spell playing under the Spaniard at Newcastle.
Rafa Benitez hails the leadership of Andros Townsend as Everton boss insists 'you CANNOT buy this characteristic in John Lewis' following Toffees' Florida Cup win against Colombian side Millonarios
Rafa Benitez has praised Everton new boy Andros Townsend's leadership skills The 30-year-old joined the Toffees on a free signing from Crystal Palace Townsend impressed in a 45-minute runout for Everton against Millonarios Benitez said 'you cannot buy this characteristic on the fifth floor of John Lewis' REPORT: Asmir Begovic the hero as Everton beat Colombian rivals on penalties
Everton new boy Asmir Begovic the hero as he scores in penalty shootout then saves keeper’s spot-kick to win Florida Cup
NEW Everton keeper Asmi Begovic netted a shootout penalty and saved one from his opposite number as Rafa Benitez launched his Toffees' reign by winning the Florida Cup. Winger Demerai Gray hit Everton's penalty equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Millonarios just three days after joining from Bayer Leverkusen, before Benitez's men triumphed 10-9 triumph on spot-kicks.
Analysis from Everton's penalty shoot-out win over Millonarios in Orlando as new signings shine When the new winger makes his debut....as a No10! Demarai Gray was signed as a winger. It says he's a wide-man in the club's statement which accompanied his arrival from Bayer Leverkusen last week.
Everton 1-1 Millonarios (10-9 pens): Asmir Begovic scores penalty and denies Millonarios goalkeeper in epic shoot-out on Everton debut in Florida Cup with Andros Townsend and Demarai Gray also featuring
Asmir Begovic was the hero as Everton won on penalties in the Florida Cup Debutant Begovic scored a penalty in the shootout and then made crucial save The game ended 1-1 after 90 minutes with Demarai Gray scoring a penalty Andros Townsend also made his first appearance after his move to the club
Everton player ratings for the Blues' pre-season friendly with Millonarios in the Florida Cup Asmir Begovic 8 Very encouraging first outing for the club's new goalkeeper who produced a couple of excellent saves. Saved two penalties in the shoot-out.....and scored one! Seamus Coleman 6 Typically solid pre-season performance from the experienced club captain.